'Where Image Is Everything'.
Dan Travers - 'Diverdan' - is an HSE (no.1346), BBC, ITV, SKY - Registered Media Diving Contractor and PADI Diving Instructor, working exclusively underwater on films since 1988, originally starting in front of camera, before becoming part of the legendary Mike Portelly's crew behind it, for 15 years.
Able to cater for any job - in and under water - and provide complete support from 'concept to wrap' - 'production to equipment' - including underwater 'set' building and construction on a 'one-stop-shop' basis - wherever the location - worldwide. His combined dive and water safety team, have over a century of experience: Production costs can be hugely reduced with our efficient problem solving and solution finding, taking the stresses of 'the unknown' away and with the friendliest team in the world - where safety is always paramount!
He has worked on productions such as 'Kingsman - The Secret Service', 'Gravity', 'Clash Of The Titans', 'Harry Potter', 'Sherlock', 'Vera', 'Da Vinci's Demons' as well as with top-level companies such as Renault, Sky, Mastercard and Sony to name but a few.
Specialising in artiste training - especially children, Dan has a worldwide reputation in actors achieving the ultimate in confidence when performing underwater. Dan has helped train a number of stars and celebrities to perform to the best of their abilities whilst submerged, including; Benedict Cumberbatch, Ed Burns, The Scissor Sisters, Saskia Rosenthal, Katie Price and Finn Elliot, amongst many others.
London's first and only qualified specific 'Underwater Casting Director' and complete 'Underwater Casting Service'; so the best choice - when clients or production need to find talent who is capable of fulfilling the necessary requirements for any given project. Recent underwater casting commissions include; 'Aqua Di Gio' (Giorgio Armani) and Sony Xperia TVC's.