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Underwater Photography with Marcel Widmer -

Photographs create memories for life that you can share with your friends and family. That's why underwater photography is now one of the most popular scuba diving activities Capture those special Indonesia diving moments ... no photo experience required!

With so many underwater cameras to choose from, it has become easier than ever to capture images from your scuba adventures. That's what this programme is for - showing you how to take award winning pictures underwater. The underwater photography course gets you upand running quickly, whether you use a simple point-and-click or a more complicated SLR camera.

During the PADI Underwater Photographer programme you'll go on 2 open water dives, which may be conducted in one day. This is where you'll put in to practice the tips and techniques you learned from your instructor and the manual and video. With its vast array of underwater creatures, sponges and corals, scuba diving in Indonesia is the ideal setting for this course.

Topics covered include:

  • Choosing the right underwater camera;
  • The principles for good photo composition of underwater images;
  • The PADI SEA ('shoot, examine and adjust') method for capturing great shots;
  • Practical techniques used to take great photographs with your digital camera.

Your elective Underwater Photography dive conducted during the Adventures In Diving programme may count toward this specialty.

If you are at 10 years old and Open Water certified, you can start learning right away. You will receive a paperback copy of the PADI Underwater Photographer manual for future reference. You'll use your standard scuba gear and use a rental underwater camera (or your own if you already have one).

Capture your underwater adventures on film so you can share the thrill of diving with your friends and family.

Course Information

Location: Manado - Bunaken - Sulawesi

Boat Dives: 2

Duration: 1 day

Total Price (incl. all taxes): US$ 325 per person, including camera and lens rental

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