PADI Digital Underwater Photographer Level 1 for Snorkellers

Course duration: 1 confined session and 1 theory session (approximately 2.5 hours)

Prerequisites: None

Course cost: £80 including the PADI Digital Underwater Photographer manual and a White Balance Slate but excluding camera hire. Camera hire for the session is £12.50

Course description: This course teaches participants the basics of underwater photography, helping them achieve better underwater photographs while snorkelling.

The theory session reviews the theory that participants have worked through in the manual and the pool session shows participants how to safely enter the water in snorkelling equipment to protect the camera, removing any bubbles and testing the camera functionality before completing a snorkelling session taking many photos of various subjects, taking care of the underwater environment and changing the white balance so that the loss of colours underwater are accounted for.