Underwater Photography Articles

Technique/Tutorial

Shooting with a Dive Model
Tips on how to Shoot Photos with a Dive Model or Dive Buddy in the Scene
Shooting Stills with the Panasonic GH4
The GH4 is known for 4K Video, but Let's Look at its Still Photo Capabilities
Underwater Settings for the Canon 5D Mark III
Settings for shooting wide-angle and macro with the Canon 5D Mark III camera, plus recommended lenses & more
The Big Picture: Shooting Reefscapes
How to Shoot Dynamic Reefscapes and Add Color to your Portfolio
New Technique: Shooting Blind
Capture the Shots you Never Could with this Innovative Technique
Underwater Settings for Sony RX100 II & III
Best Settings for Macro and Wide-Angle Underwater Photo and Video
Whale Shark Photo & Video Tips
Whale Shark underwater photo & video tips, techniques and best settings for DSLR, Mirrorless, Compact and GoPro cameras.
10 Essential Ambient Light U/W Photo Tips
Ten shooting techniques you need to know in shallow water or when shooting without strobes
3 Quick Tips for Dive Buddy Photos
Diver in Scene Photo Essay written on Location in Tulamben, Bali
Beginner's Guide to GoPro for Underwater Video
Settings, Filters, Lights, Shooting Tips, Editing & more
Tips to Capture Amazing Freshwater Images
Expand Your Portfolio with these Tips for Shooting in Rivers, Lakes & Streams
Take Your Photography to the Next Level
3 Essential Camera Settings for Shooting Underwater
Pelagic Fish Photography
Tips to Capture Incredible Schooling Fish Photos
A Photographer's Guide to Muck Diving
The Essentials of Muck Dive Photography
Shooting with a Single Strobe
Tips for Strobe Positioning, Power Settings & General Shooting
Shooting Underwater Panoramas
Advanced Technique: Capture Wide Underwater Vistas
Tips for Dive Model Photography
Photographing an Underwater Dive Model Made Easy
5 Reasons to go Mirrorless
Is a Mirrorless Camera Right for You?
Tips for Artistic Macro Shooting
Thinking Outside the Box to Capture Stunning Macro Detail
Top 5 Shooting Tips for Underwater Snoots
Creating Artistic Photos with Narrow Beams of Light
Shooting Fast Action Underwater
Tips for Capturing the Moment of Peak Action
Shallow Depth of Field Underwater
Settings, Shooting Tips, Composition, Focusing & More
Stunning Super Macro with Diopters
Stacking Diopters: A Guide for Compact and DSLR Cameras
Essential Drift Diving Photo Tips
Maximize Photo Opportunities and Capture Great Shots on your Next Dive
Fascinating Fluoro Photography
Amazing Photos & the Essentials for Great Fluoro Diving
The Secrets of Shooting Amazing Patterns
Tips for Capturing Mesmerizing Underwater Graphics
The Ultimate Guide to Shooting Wrecks
Tips and Tricks to Bring your Wreck Photos to the Next Level
Easy Ways to Eliminate Backscatter in your Photos
The Secret to Backscatter-Free Photos
5 Best Underwater Video Editing Tips
Use these tips to turn your home movies into professional-quality underwater videos!
10 Tips for Shooting Underwater Video
Tips you Need to Know when Shooting and Editing Video
5 Photos you Need in your Portfolio
Essential Tips for Building you Underwater Photo Portfolio
5 Tips for Awesome Over-Under Shots
Master Split-Shots with these Easy Techniques
The Breakdown on Back Button Focus
The Secret to Sharp Focus on Fast-Moving Subjects
How to Use the Zoom-Effect Underwater
Add some Speed and Action to your Images with a Creative Zoom-Effect
5 Tips for Underwater Photography at Night
Maximize Photo Opportunities on your Next Night Dive
Advanced Strobe Techniques - Backlighting
Make your subjects POP using Backlighting
Ten Amazing Photos You Can Take With A Fisheye
10 types of incredible photos you can take underwater with a fisheye lens - a must read
Underwater Composition: Fill the Frame
Part III in a great series of underwater composition tutorials
Workflow Basics in Adobe Lightroom
Optimizing Lightroom Workflow for Underwater Photographers
Olympus OM-D and PEN underwater settings
Best underwater settings for the Olympus OM-D and PEN mirrorless cameras for macro and wide-angle