Underwater photography training course & workshop

WHEN? 18 – 24 September 2017
WHERE? Atlantis Diving Center, Nikiti, Sithonia, GREECE

I. Underwater photography training course

Basic level: 2 days (2 sessions, 6-8h – classes, examples, discussion)
Training language: English or Russian, translation options are possible

This course is suitable for beginner photographers. No own photo equipment is required.

Technicals:

  • Review – what equipment to shoot underwater?
  • Underwater housings
  • Underwater lights – video light or flash?
  • Optics, wet or dry system? (ports, lenses and converters)
  • Accessories
  • Ready to shot? (camera set up)

Photography:

  • Fundamentals of underwater photography
  • The rules of Composition
  • How (and what) to shoot underwater?
    • select a location
    • select a motif
    • static shots
    • objects in motion
    • shots of people
    • modelling
    • pictures of wrecks
    • macro photography
    • what if visibility is poor?
  • Ground pictures

Post production:

  • Editing
    • selection (only the best)
    • color correction
    • removal of particles
    • other useful effects

Summary

Questions and discussion

II. Underwater photography practical workshop

Intermediate level: 2 – 3 days (4 dives + 6h practical workshops)
Training language: English or Russian, translation options are possible

During the workshop we will prepare a plan of underwater photo session, chose the appropriate equipment, dive together and take a lot of pictures. We’ll have possibilities to play in modelling. Together we’ll select the interesting shots, make necessary corrections and choose the best pictures.

Participants can expect many discussions and practical tips and solutions.
The result of the workshop is the publication of the best photos of each participant in the internet.

For the workshops the following is required:
– participation in part I. Underwater photography training course (included in workshop price)
– own camera with underwater housing

The training will be lead by Wladyslaw Jefimow, an experienced diver who photograph and film in different locations around the World for the last 14 years.

About details of training you can ask by e-mail: info@atlantis-scubadiving.com

More pictures and videos made by Wlad can be seen at http://www.wladdy.eu

* All prices do NOT include: tanks, weights, diving, photo/video equipment, transport, boat, food and accommodation



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