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Meet Jennifer Idol, the 1st Woman to Dive all 50 states!

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Bahama Breeze

101 Route 23 South · Wayne, NJ

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Discover how an oil spill inspired a woman to undertake a quest to become the first woman to dive all 50 states and explore vivid underwater landscapes in this revealing book.

Jennifer Idol is the first woman to dive all 50 states and the author of An American Immersion. Her photography and articles are published in DIVER, Sport Diver, Alert Diver, SCUBA Diving, X-Ray Mag, Outdoor Oklahoma, SCUBA & H2O Adventure, and Texas Aquatic Science. Her work has been featured in competitions and exhibits across the country.

She is an accomplished designer with more than a decade of experience creating print, web, logo, and three-dimensional work for a variety of clients. The Lake Murray Wildlife Museum, Jacob’s Well Natural Area, and Texas Association of REALTORS® feature her work in permanent installations.

She’s earned more than 27 certifications and has been diving for 20 years. Her design firm, The Underwater Designer, provides design and photography services for clients in water related industries. Jennifer is a technical diver, designer, and underwater photographer. She helps others understand the underwater world through her photography, design, and by sharing her exploration.

Have a copy of her book? Bring it with you so she can sign it for you!

Photos courtesy of Aaron Bates, and Polina Reznikov.