Photography with Duxy: Help & Advice

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A wee bird stows away on MV Hurricane on our trip to Fury Shoals and back.
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This mini-blog will look at a few examples of shooting down, and the compositional and technical issues associated with.
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Why eye contact is a powerful communicative force in your underwater photography.
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This shot was one of those happy accidents that I turned to my advantage one day when returning back to …
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Getting it in camera or faking it this post looks at how to effectively achieve motion blur in your shots
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I’ve recently posted a number of blogs about using Adobe Lightroom’s Brush Tool which is my go-to tool of choice …
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How to use the Brush tool in Adobe Lightroom, the simple stuff to start with and then the more advanced stuff in a later blog
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Part 3 of the Canon G7X and Nautical housing blog covering, a very specific feature of this camera. High speed strobe synching
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First real world outing of the Canon G7X and Nauticam housing, with some of my pictures from my very first dive with it.
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A diary blog about the Liberty Wreck a very short way from Scuba Seraya in Bali
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A blog about using Adobe’s Lightroom software to help eliminate noise in your photographs.
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A post attempting to show how time of day and observation, teamed with critical exposure control can get you the shot you want.
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Its important to keep toastie warm when taking pictures, as you need to concentrate on the task in hand and be comfortable. See how my use of Fourth Elements excellent under and wetsuits allow me to do this.
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Keep an eye on whats going on in and on the sand you may miss something.
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Taking your picture at just the right moment, is a great technique that levels the playing field somewhat if you only shoot with a more basic camera setup. However regardless of the kit you’re using the “decisive moment” is the key to getting good shots.
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Shooting towards the surface is a vital compositional tool and it’s really simple to achieve great shots like this.
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The Barge at Gubal Island is a hugely popular site, and not just for underwater photographers, check out why it’s just a great all round dive site for everyone, regardless of ability.
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A bit of serendipitous co-ordinated thinking, led me to get these shots of the famous oft-pictured motorbike on the Thistlegorm.
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A blog post about a relatively common but difficult to shoot creature, that is a test for your diving and photographic skills.
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A blog about finding a great background and subject, rather than just subject alone, but well worth the wait.
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