Backscatter Turtle

What Is Backscatter in Underwater Photography

Photography is a profession and pass time for so many people. This can be done in a number of ways and in various settings, including underwater. Those who enjoy shooting underwater will have a lot of factors that need to be consider. This type of setting can present many obstacles, especially when it comes to […]

Underwater Coral - Basic Lighting

Guide To Successful Underwater Photography – Basic Lighting Advice For Vivid Images

Underwater photography has become increasingly popular as more easy-to-use cameras appear on the market designed for this purpose. While at one time this hobby was limited to professional divers and photographers, today basically everyone is trying their hand at it. However there are several “tricks of the trade” that need to be followed with underwater […]

Common mistakes new underwater photographers make

Don’t be embarrassed, we have all been there.  In fact – we wouldn’t be able to make a list like this if we hadn’t have first made many of these mistakes.  The purpose in sharing this is not to shame those of us who are learning – but rather to save valuable time on common […]

Tablet Camera Underwater Photo

Underwater Photography Tips for Compact Camera Users

The last few years have seen some great advancements in affordable compact cameras that allow users to photograph the undersea world.  While the majority of these cameras are limited to depths of 50ft or below, we are starting to see several that can now be taken down to further depths. While these cameras might not […]