Her passion for underwater exploration began in when she first learned how to dive. Since then Dada has developed a name for herself as a free diver and self-proclaimed mermaid. Mermaid-ing is an artistic practice that refers to underwater modeling involving costumes and accessories such as a mermaid tail. Dada uses images from her mermaid photoshoots to encourage people to dive and also to bring awareness on the importance of ocean preservation.
By Tayla Gentle April 18, Equal parts mermaid and wildlife warrior, Julia Wheeler is a certified adventure addict. Having grown up in Western Australia on a steady diet of abseiling and bare back horse riding, it only makes sense that Julia now leads a life on the road. Packing just one camera, three lenses and a set of superhuman lungs, she travels from one jealousy-inducing destination to the next fuelled by a longstanding passion for the outdoors.
Her parents divorced when she was six years old. When she was 16 years old, she legally changed her last name to Heaney-Grier. In at the age of 18 Heaney-Grier established the first constant weight free-diving record in the United States with a dive to feet The following year she beat her own record with a dive to feet
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