A nice photo by Jason:
A nice photo by Monica:
Ready to give underwater photography a try? Or brought a camera underwater and want to improve your photos?
Monica Schandel, PADI Instructor and PADI Digital Underwater Photography Instructor, and Jason Spitz, PADI Divemaster, and an underwater photography specialist, will jointly teach the PADI Digital Underwater Specialty Certification.
Come join us for a special course that's sure to help you learn to take better photographs, while protecting our delicate reef environment.
The course will include a lecture covering:
Camera basics - Using YOUR camera!
Underwater Photography Basics
Using your camera modes underwater
Getting great underwater photos with and without a strobe
Getting great colors
Point and shoot and DSLR comparisons and limits
Overview of digital/web options for viewing and editing your photos
Following the Thursday evening lecture, you'll join Monica and Jason on
two beach dives on Saturday morning 5/4.
You'll practice skills covered in the lecture and focus on some specific assignments to improve your photographs. Between dives, we'll take time for lunch and a quick review of everyone's photos
Upon completion of the course, you'll receive the PADI Digital Underwater Specialty II rating. This course is geared for new to advanced beginning photographers. Jason is available for private/semi-private courses for advanced photographers or those wishing to learn more advanced techniques.
Requirements for the class include:
In order to make the most of this class, Jason and Monica request that all students provide their camera/housing MAKE and MODEL one week prior to the class. If you're shooting with a DSLR, please let us know what lens and housing you will be using during the class.
Small class sizes, with two teachers, ensure you'll receive individualized attention focused on your needs!
Cost: $199 p/p for 2 students (plus PADI materials/C-card)
$175 p/p for 3-4
$150 p/p for 5-6
The C-card is $20.00 and the PADI Digital Underwater Photo Pak is $46.00 less the meetup discount.
Take some great pictures and have fun !