This program allows children starting at age six to go underwater and sample the different ways they can explore the aquatic world around them.
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There are so many amazing things to see underwater, and while a diving experience can be wonderful, memories unfortunately fade with time. Capturing photos can help you to relive these memories, and allow you to share the experience with your non-diving friends. But taking beautiful underwater photographs is an art; not only do you have to know how to work a camera, you also have to concentrate on your scuba diving skills. This can take some time to master. We are going to help you get there with our beginner’s guide to underwater photography which includes everything you need to think about when capturing images underwater.
We are going to run through the equipment you will need for underwater photography. Of course, you will need a camera, but there are a few extra pieces of kit you might need, too.
There is a lot of skill needed when capturing beautiful photos while scuba diving. You might be surprised at how much there is to think about.
Here are some skills you will need to perfect:
If you would like to perfect your buoyancy, check out the SSI Perfect Buoyancy program, and read our blog on How to do a Proper Buoyancy Check.
Do you want not only to take beautiful photos of sharks, but learn more about them? 7 Interesting Species of Sharks: How They Differ and Where to See Them (divessi.com)
Once you can confidently scuba dive and work your camera, you can move on to perfect your photography skills with these top tips:
Check out these 19 Underwater Instagram Accounts to Follow in 2022 to get you started.