Aqua Lung, the French company that offers scuba diving and watersports equipment, has announced that Paul Nicklen is joining the brand as a global ocean ambassador. As part of the partnership, the wildlife photographer and conservationist will exclusively use the full range of Aqua Lung, Apeks, and O.ME.R. products – from wetsuits, fins and masks to technical gear and regulators - during all diving expeditions. Nicklen is a Canadian photographer and marine biologist as well as the co-founder of SeaLegacy, a non-profit organization in the field of ocean conservation and sustainability. He has completed more than 20 assignments for National Geographic. In 2019, he was appointed to the Order of Canada, the second highest Canadian honor for merit after the Order of Merit.