Underwater photography is exactly what it sounds like: taking photos underwater. This isn’t as easy as it sounds though, as you need the proper tools for shooting underwater. The main necessity is a water-proof housing for your camera to keep the water out. Next would be the proper lenses. When looking at objects through water you notice that everything is magnified. Digital Photo Secrets includes tips on how to take proper underwater photos. When dealing with lenses its best to zoom out and get as close as possible. It’s also best to stay up close to what you’re shooting because if you are using flash, as flash reflects off water particles. Last tip includes making sure your waterproofing housing protects the depth you are planning to dive at. If not, the water pressure has the chance of crushing your camera.
By: Willie Brown