Sometimes it works out… I wrote at length at the excitement and apprehension of shooting with my first underwater camera.  I have shot two films - both ‘blind’ just aiming at shadows and highlights under the water, and I got lucky.  I got some stuff.  I learnt some lessons. Water clarity will be everything Stay shallow My face never looks normal in an underwater GPOY (not posted) Light is still everything (too) Not everything has to be underwater… http://www.flickr.com/photos/photoclive/sets/72157639566751256/

Sometimes it works out…

I wrote at length at the excitement and apprehension of shooting with my first underwater camera.  I have shot two films - both ‘blind’ just aiming at shadows and highlights under the water, and I got lucky.  I got some stuff.  I learnt some lessons.

  • Water clarity will be everything
  • Stay shallow
  • My face never looks normal in an underwater GPOY (not posted)
  • Light is still everything (too)

Not everything has to be underwater…

http://www.flickr.com/photos/photoclive/sets/72157639566751256/

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