Learning Underwater Photography
Learning Underwater Photography is an Beginner level course on Photography, crafted by an expert, Deke McClelland. This course is an essential step for a person who needs to get better at his/her Photography expertise. It gives you a thorough grip on Cameras + Gear, Photography, Raw Processing, Photoshop, Cameras + Gear, Photography, Raw Processing and Photoshop.
Curious about underwater photography? Dive in! In this course, Photoshop guru Deke McClelland is joined by master diver and professional underwater photographer Hergen Spalink to explore the essential techniques, concepts, and gear involved in underwater photography. Learn what it means to shoot underwater, and how to use wide-angle and macro lenses to capture a diverse array of sea life. Discover the gear you’ll need to go deep, including housings, lights, and ports, and how to use strobes and torches, along with important camera settings like aperture and ISO, to achieve the right exposure. Understand how focal length and depth of field affect underwater optics, and how to ready your jump settings before you jump in the water. Whether you’re a new diver or seasoned pro, these tips and techniques will help you take your underwater photography to the next level.
- Shooting wide vs. macro underwater photography
- Lighting: strobes vs. LED torches
- Triggering strobes
- Shooting the right exposure
- Adjusting aperture, shutter speed, and ISO
- Shooting with ambient light
- Adjusting camera modes
- Focusing underwater
- Adjusting jump settings
- Post-processing underwater photographs
- Maintaining your gear