Top 5 Tips for New Underwater Photographers

By Michael Zeigler We’ve all done it. We get home after a long trip abroad or after a few dives on a local dive boat, we upload our photos, and… *dang it.* “Had I only been closer and spent more time with that *insert awesome subject*, that shot would have been perfect!” Underwater photography is…

Canon EOS 5DS and 5DS R Underwater

Text and images by Todd Winner Let’s start with the main headline, the Canon EOS 5DS and 5DS R are the world’s highest resolution full frame 35mm bodies ever made! The 50.6 megapixel sensor creates a 8,688 x 5,792 pixel image! Pretty impressive. The EOS 5DS and 5DS R are essentially identical with the exception…

Shooting Underwater Silhouettes

Underwater silhouettes are easy to achieve and can produce stunning images for your portfolio. They can either be the main subject in your image or used as secondary points of interest with a strobe lit foreground. Either way, adding silhouettes into your shooting style will help elevate your wide angle images. There are two main…