Wednesday, December 19, 2018

What’s a Red Sea photo workshop really like?

My usual blog is blog is designed to give fellow photographers tips on how to photograph specific subjects, but this time I’m deviating a...

Location, location location….

Why having the boat in the right place can make your diving easier and give your underwater pictures a valuable compositional element as well as showcasing two lovely sunset split shots taken by our trip goers.

Red Sea Relaxed November 2016 Trip Report from Katie (and Tony) Barrett

A trip report from first time liveaboarders Tony and Katie Barrett who were on the most recent Red Sea Relaxed in November escorted by Duxy and joined by Emma Farrell Freediver and Yoga Meister

I want to be Free!!! – of unwanted fish and backscatter…..

How to remove distracting objects spoiling your pictures

How to turn a frown into a smile…. ( A Sad Story pt2)

Suggesting some solutions to the difficult problem of critter manipulation in your underwater photography. Particularly in macro photography.

The Best Camera is the one you have with you….

The camera you have with you is more important than the better quality camera you may have at home and not immediately at hand.....

Not just a pretty picture…..

What do you use all those other pictures that you take for? The shots that don't fall into the category of competition entry or fish ID shot?

Photoshop Killer Tools – Content Aware Crop

Using the new Content Aware Crop tool in Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom, and some of it's pitfalls and how to avoid them

“Thank You you’re Excellence”

I recently had the weighty task of judging the BSoUP Underwater Excellence competition. It was great fun but very difficult because of the high quality of the admissions.

How I got the Shot – Busy Boats (making hay while the sun shines)

Planning ahead is great, and it provides you with the ability to strike whilst the iron is hot, when all your ducks are in a row, and all whilst making hay in the sunshine!!, who cares about a few mixed metaphors eh?

Inward lighting

Some images stand out more than others. I often asked myself why, and to be sure, there are lots of distinctive reasons. But the...
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