Underwater photography is one of the most popular diving specialties, and the rise of digital underwater photography has made it easier and more fun than ever.
This course gets you going quickly with today modern digital equipment, whether you use a point-and-shoot snap camera or a sophisticated D-SLR like the pros.
The fun part about this course is learning to capture images to share with your friends and family. It’s a great way to relive the adventures you’ve had.
During this course you’ll learn about:
How to choose the right underwater camera system for you
The PADI SEA method for getting great shots quickly
The three primary principles for good underwater photos
Topics covered include:
Basic photography tips
Strobe diagrams for a variety of effects
Tips for eliminating backscatter
An explanation of the various digital file formats
How to bring back the color in your images
The Crew – Pak includes the PADI Digital Underwater Photographer Manual and submersible white balance slate. The course materials preview skills you’ll practice with your instructor. Once the course is over, use your manual as a reference guide as you explore new environments and to evolve your skills.
Your Underwater Photography Adventure Dive in the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver / Adventure Diver course credits (at your instructor’s discretion) as the first dive in the PADI Underwater Digital Photographer course.
PADI Digital Underwater Photographer
The learning materials you need:
Avoid the frustration of learning underwater photography through trial and error. The PADI Digital Underwater Photography manual shortens the learning curve with tips and hints from the pros.
(This Manual is available for purchase at our dive shop so you can get it on your arrival to the dive centre)
This course requires a minimum time duration of 1 day.