PADI DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY COURSE

Taught by the award winning Jeremy Brown

Fancy learning how to take amazing photos underwater from a pro?

 
Jeremy's photos are unreal! Winner of the recent Berwickshire Marine Reserve Splash Back In! competition and highly commended in last year’s British & Irish Underwater Photography Championship, it doesn't matter if you're a diver who takes pictures or a photographer who dives, he'll teach you all you need to know to produce great underwater images with any kind of camera!

PLAN

Number

minutes

Price

Price for 1 minute

PADI

DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY

COURSE

STARTS

23

JAN'21

ONLINE SESSIONS ONLY

£50.00


INCLUDES:


•  Zoom meeting access codes

•  Donation to Project AWARE

 

PLAN

Number

minutes

Price

Price for 1 minute

PADI

DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY

COURSE

STARTS

23

JAN'21

FULL CERTIFICATION

£350.00


INCLUDES:

Online Session

• 2 coached open water dives (location and date TBC)

• PADI digital photography eLearning

• Full equipment hire including camera if you don't have your own

• Limited edition Project AWARE certification e-cards

•  Donation to Project AWARE

 

ONLINE SESSION

PART 1

  1. Choosing the right digital underwater camera systems for you.
  2. Basic camera underwater housing maintenance.
  3. How to dive to take underwater pictures safely for you, the environment, and your camera.
  4. How light behaves differently underwater and what to do about it.
  5. The PADI SEA method.
  6. Exposing the subject and background correctly.
  7. Digital Underwater Photographer Knowledge Review 1.
  8. Black Backgrounds mini assignment; to teach you how to use flash to highlight closeup subjects against a clean black background

 

BREAK

PART 2

  1. Review of mini assignment on using flash to highlight closeup subjects against a clean black background.
  2. More detailed look at digital file formats and storage options.
  3. Making full use of your camera’s auto focus system.
  4. More detailed look at how changing shutter speed, aperture and ISO affects images.
  5. More detailed look at housings and ports
  6. Underwater flash photography options and limitations.
  7. Composition.
  8. Colour vs black & white.
  9. Digital Underwater Photographer Knowledge Review 2.
  10. Digital workflow workshop.

COURSE DIVES IN OPEN WATER

As soon as lockdown lifts, we'll be planning the open water dives for the course.