Miguel grew up in Maryland near the Chesapeake Bay, and spent summers in Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic. He has been passionate about the water all his life, from swimming, snorkeling and boating. The past few years he has expanded his love of water to scuba diving. Miguel’s goal in teaching scuba is to create passionate ocean ambassadors that spread the love of diving and ocean conversation to their friends and family.Miguel has expanded his skills to include underwater photography and he is currently shooting with a Nikon D500 and Nauticam housing. Although new to the hobby, he loves sharing his photos on his Instagram account (@miguel_bogaert)Miguel has dived all over the Caribbean and the California coast, but his favorite dive spots so far can be found in St. Croix and the Cayman Islands. However, the kelp forests of the Channel Islands hold a special place in his heart, which he hopes to share with divers from around the world.Miguel's favorite dive spot: Anywhere at night!Specialities & CredentialsPADI Open Water Scuba Instructor Emergency First Response Instructor Photagrapher