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Digital Underwater Photography Course

Learn how to take great photos underwater!

Course Objective:

To train the diver how to shoot better underwater images. In the course we will go over: camera choices, underwater housings, photography basic concepts,  white balancing, underwater lighting, and editing. Our goal is to make the diver more comfortable using their equipment and to produce amazing works of art.

Prerequisites: 

  • 10+ years old

  • ​PADI (Junior) Open Water Divers or higher

  • RSTC Medical Form signed by a Doctor if the diver has any medical conditions. Download the Medical Form Here

What is Involved?

  • Knowledge Development (home study)​

  • 2- Open Water Dives

  • Choose the right underwater camera system for you. Using the PADI "SEA" (Shoot, Examine, Adjust) method for getting great shots quickly

  • Principles for good composition of underwater images

  • Practical techniques to take great photos with your digital camera

Required Course Materials:

  • Digital Underwater Photographer Manual

or

  • Digital Underwater Photographer e-Learning Option

Required Equipment:

  • Basic scuba Equipment

  • Underwater Camera

  • Light/strobe

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How Many Students In The Course?

We are Proud to Offer PRIVATE / SEMI PRIVATE COURSES. Our courses are smaller, allowing us to focus on your every need, as you become a certified PADI Underwater Digital Photography Diver. We enroll an average of 3 students per instructor.  Many of our courses are PRIVATE, with 1 on 1 Instruction.


How Long Is The Course? 

This course is generally completed in one full day from 9am to 4pm, but it can be split into two half days as well.
 

 

Cost:

Digital Underwater Photography ------- $250

Includes: Camera Rental, Course Materials, Tuition, and Certification Costs

Digital Underwater Photography with eLearning ------- $400

Includes: eLearning Pass, Camera Rental, Course Materials, Tuition, and Certification Costs