Introduction To Underwater Photography Workshop

These courses are an introduction to digital underwater photography. Learning underwater photography requires more than just knowing how to dive; it requires students to be fully competent underwater. Students will spend a lot of time perfecting buoyancy and practicing environmentally conscious dive habits that will allow students to take even better underwater photographs. Initially the course will focus on teaching the fundamentals of camera operation, camera settings, camera equipment and care, and the unique considerations of the underwater environment. Learning progresses quickly through the basics and then requires students to learn, apply, and adapt to challenging lighting conditions and unique perspectives.

  • Camera choice.
  • Settings for underwater photography.
  • What makes a great u/w photo.
  • Basic composition rules.
  • Using flash.
  • Using the macro setting.
  • How to get the best wide angle shots from your camera.