With the advancements in digital photography and a little guidance from your instructor, we can start you off on the right track to achieving your digital phtotgraphy aims.
The ease of use and reduced processing costs of Digital Cameras have had a huge impact on underwater photography in the recent few years. The PADI Digital Photography course teaches you how to get the best results and make the most out of a digtal camera system.
You will learn -
Camera Types / Housings
How water affects light
Importance of White Balance
Digital Exposure Control
Focus and Perspective
Hazards of Underwater Photography
Preperation, Setup and Maintenence
Diving With A Camera
Digital Workflow – principals of post production
Your course consists of independent academic study, classroom video presentation and instructor led discussion covering the principals of underwater photography. This is then followed by practical sessions of two dives.
During the Open Water Dives segment you will be required to prepare your equipment and then take a variety of photographs, exploring the various aspects of underwater photography,whilst demonstrating good diving skills.
The numerous photograph opportunities at Wraysbury Dive Centre will allow you to work towards producing photographs of quality such as these: