DPG is a comprehensive underwater photography website and community for underwater photographers. Learn underwater photography techniques for popular digital cameras and specialized professional underwater equipment (wide angle, macro, super macro, lighting and work flow). Read latest news, explore travel destinations for underwater photography. Galleries of professional and amateur underwater photography including wrecks, coral reefs, undersea creatures, fashion and surfing photography.
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Underwater Photography Techniques

Whether you're just beginning in underwater photography, simply looking to improve or fine tuning your established skills, the DPG underwater photography guide is designed to provide practical underwater photography tips, equipment requirements, and lighting techniques that you can put to use the next time you hit the water.

Underwater photography can be incredibly rewarding, but it does come with its challenges. Once you understand the properties of light underwater, how to work with your camera, and the general approaches to composition, you will begin to create great underwater images.

This comprehensive guide is comprised of many tutorials developed by experienced underwater photographers, including several professional photographers, to help you learn how to get the most out of your underwater photography.
Looking for an excellent beginner's guide to underwater photography? This is the place to start. Learn about the principles of light underwater, the top 10 basic principles of underwater photography, and everything you need to get started.

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