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York Fawcett House, 201 Acomb Road, Acomb, York, YO24 4HD
Harrogate 8 Knaresborough Road, HG2 7SP
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PADI Digital Underwater Photography Speciality

What is it?

Underwater photography is one of the most popular diving specialties, and the rise of digital underwater photography has made it easier and more fun than ever. The PADI Digital Underwater Photographer course gets you going quickly with today modern digital equipment, whether you use a point-and-shoot snap camera or a sophisticated D-SLR like the pros. It's a great way to relive the adventures you’ve had, plus capture images to share with your friends and family.

Who can take part?

Anyone who is qualified as a PADI Open Water Diver, Junior Open Water Diver or has an equivalent qualification from another training organisation.

What does the course involve?

During the course you will learn about:

  • How to choose the right underwater camera system for you
  • The PADI SEA method for getting great shots quickly
  • The three primary principles for good underwater photos

You will read the PADI Digital Underwater Photography Manual and complete the knowledge review prior to completing two open water training dives using a digital underwater camera.

How long will it take?

Your two open water training dives will normally be completed in a single day.

How do I book a course?

We have courses running regularly throughout the year. See the course calendar for our next course dates. To book your place on the next course all we need is a £75 deposit with the balance due at the start of the course. You will also need to get the course materials prior to commencing the course.

You can either call in the shop to pay your deposit and collect the course materials, download the course booking form and send it to us with your payment or simply ring us quoting your credit card number and we can post out the course materials to you (postage charged at cost).

Course Prices

Course Cost
PADI Digital Underwater Photography Speciality £120
PADI Digital Underwater Photography Crewpak £26.99

The course fees include provision of any equipment required, all tuition fees and certification fees to PADI. Entry fees and transport to dive sites are not included.

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