uwphotographers: UWP: JAYNE JENKINS

Monday, April 15, 2013

UWP: JAYNE JENKINS

Photo by Don Silcock
























JAYNE JENKINS
Born and raised in Wales, Jayne’s love of the ocean brought her to Australia in 1973.
Jayne has been actively diving and involved in all facets of the diving industry since 1979.
Working for many years in both the diving retail and wholesale sectors of the industry, Jayne also gained considerable experience in Dive Travel.
Leading and organising numerous diving expeditions throughout the Asia
Pacific region, Jayne has visited places such as the Great Barrier Reef, Papua New Guinea, Vanuatu, Fiji, Truk Lagoon, Palau, Indonesia, Philippines and the Solomon Islands to name just a few.
A former volunteer rescue diver with the Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service,safety diver for numerous underwater photography and photographic and expeditions, a regular editorial contributor to Scuba Diver Magazine, as well as a researcher for several overseas television specials focused on diving in the Pacific. Jayne has a passion for wrecks, seahorses, sharks and underwater photography.
Jayne’s passions for underwater photography lead to the first and very successful “Digital Download”. It is a digital shoot-out, run in Jervis Bay.
Jayne has also won prizes in the South Pacific Divers and the Oztek photographic competitions to name but a few.