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Staff Wai Eco Resort:

Nikson Soor

Nikson Soor

Director – Manager Resort & Diving Center


Nikson Soor, one of the best dive guides of Raja Ampat with over 25 years of experience in this archipelago and made more than 25,000 dives.
Proudly Papuan, Nikson is well known and loved throughout Raja Ampat. Born on the island of Batanta, one of the 4 major islands, began to explore and dive in these pristine reef at the age of 14 years: he is a real “man of the sea” in the Indonesian language is called “orang laut”. Nikson knows Raja Ampat like the back of his hand, both outside and under water, especially loves the underwater world and eagerly seeks to protect him forever! In the years of his long experience, he has guided famous personalities in the underwater environment, the best photographers in the world, such as Gerry Allen, Burt Jones & Maurine Shimlock, Dos Winkel, Larry Tackett, David Doubliet, Michael Aw and many others and this was a great help hone his photographic eye!
Nikson is a very special person, positive, versatile and with a keen sense of humor; he is solar and his laughter is very characteristic and contagious; he loves to sing traditional Papuan music, playing guitar and bass (Smanderi); he has much fun in speak about anecdotes, stories and legends of Raja Ampat with the guests of the Resort, providing them a rare insight into the original spirit of Papua; he is very thoughtful with all and has absolutely no qualms in climbing a palm tree to bring down a coconut to offer guests!

Marti & Miano

Marti & Miano

Marketing & Training


Photography and scuba diving , their passions, on-line speak about their adventures around the world .
Marti and Miano (Martina Gambirasi and Massimiliano Muratore ) are a couple of renowned underwater photographers in Genoa married since 2000, when it also began their great adventure around the world!
They have explored many countries and their annexes backdrops, from Australia to Brazil, from Costa Rica to the Philippines, from the Maldives to French Polynesia, from Malaysia to the Red Sea (Egypt , Sudan and Saudi Arabia), from Thailand to Indonesia but, at the end, they have decided that in the world there is nothing more beautiful than comparable to the incontaminate Raja Ampat archipelago!
From several years they work with some national magazines dedicated to diving and several travel websites and underwater photography website.
Several times Italian champions of Underwater Photo Safari and Underwater Photography cat. compact camera, Federal Technicians of Underwater Photography FIPSAS, interested in marine biology and leading experts in the Mediterranean fishes; Martina is part of the Italian National Team since 2008 and is also Underwater Model from 2010 to his credit a World Championship of Underwater Photography .
Driven by the desire to share their immense desire to travel and discover wonderful places and their growing love for the sea and its endless wonders, they have designed and built their underwater website http://www.SCUBACQUEANDO.com