Many people already have a digital camera system and the proper underwater housing. Underwater photography is great fun and is one of the most popular specialties in scuba diving. The rise of digital underwater photography and the huge advance in digital cameras has made it even easier to learn digital photography and have great fun doing it. In digital photography you are probably asking how to take better photos underwater. This course is the help you need and answers all your digital underwater photography questions to improve your photography and at the same time enjoy doing it.The underwater photography course consists of 2 open water dives whilst learning all the invaluable techniques needed to take good underwater photos. The PADI underwater digital photography course is 1-2 day course for people who have little or no experience in photography underwater. The course teaches you the basics of a compact digital camera and water proof housing. This course also involves a half day theory instruction and a dry practical, followed by and underwater practical. This is all followed by a dry session where you can analysis the results and gather together what you have learned. Here at Arenal Diving we advise you to bring your own underwater camera if you have one.If you do have a digital camera but do not have water proof housing we recommend having it with you during dry sessions which can be very useful. • Optics – issues specific to underwater photography • Camera and housing fundamentals • Camera functions and shooting techniques • Practical tips underwater 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.