Digital Photographer Diver

Digital Underwater Photographer Course

Underwater photography is one of the most popular diving specialties, and with so many underwater cameras to choose from, it has become easier and more fun than ever to capture images of your underwater scuba adventures. The PADI Digital Underwater Photographer course gets you going quickly, whether you use a point-and-shoot camera or a sophisticated dSLR like the pros.

Why do PADI Digital Underwater Photographer Course?

  1. Do you want to have more than memories of your UK or abroad dive trip?
  2. Ever wanted to take pictures Under water?
  3. Be challenged by one of PADI's most inovative courses?

If you have answered yes to any of these questions above, then the Digital Underwater Photography Course is what you need.

Digital has taken the underwater photography world by storm. Get in on the action with the PADI Digital Underwater Photographer Specialty course. You can quickly and easily capture the underwater world with your camera and on your computer.

During the PADI Digital Underwater Photographer Specialty course, you learn to use the PADI SEA (Shoot, Examine and Adjust) method, which takes full advantage of digital technology. The result is good underwater photos faster than you may imagine. You not only learn how to take good photos, but how to share them with your friends via email or printing, optimizing your work with your computer, storage and more. Once qualified to Level 2 you can hire underwater camera systems.

To all new custumers who contact C-Life Dive School we are now offering you the chance to hire our Drysuits after completing our Drysuit Specialty Course. C-Life philosophy states 'we use the correct thermal protection for the environment we are diving in - i.e Drysuits for UK diving.'

The Fun Part

It's a great way to relive the adventures you’ve had. Plus capture images to share with your friends and family.

What You Learn

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

The PADI Digital Underwater Photography Course is a two-part (Level One and Level Two) introduction to digital underwater photography centered around todays's point-and-shoot digital cameras.

Successfull Level 1 candidates receive; PADI Digital Underwater Photographer Level One certification card

Successfull Level 2 candidates receive; full PADI Digital Underwater Photographer Specialty certification.

Course consists of

Level 1 - Discussion and Knowledge Review section 1,  and 1 pool dive

Level 2 - Discussion and Knowledge Review sections 1 & 2, Digital Photography Workflow Workshop, and 1 pool dive and 1 or 2  open water dives (Level 2 ONLY can be credited towards MSD).*

All equipment, manual and certification included.

Where can I go from here?

  • Join the C-Life Dive Club if you haven't already to get cheaper kit hire and cheaper courses.
  • Hire our full Drysuit and Scuba kit including Drysuit, undersuit, hood, gloves, & Scuba worth over £1,000
  • Also, the first dive of this PADI Specialty Diver course may credit as an Adventure Dive toward your Advanced Open Water Diver certification – ask your instructor about earning credit.
  • Enrol onto the Rescue Diver Course and complete five Specialty Diver Courses you can apply for the TOP Non Professional Rating of Master Scuba Diver certification.
  • With your Level 2 certification, you can now hire underwater camera equipment and continue enjoying your newly learnt skills. Record and share your holiday memories above and below the water, and improve your buoyancy skills.

Other Courses related to Digital Underwater Photography

Drysuit Diver, Peak Performance Buoyancy, Night Diver, Wreck Diver, Enriched Air Diver, DPV, Technical Courses such as Advanced Nitrox,


Be a Snorkeller or Junior or Open Water Diver, 10yrs old

Level 1 Course Cost

£140 - Discount for Club Members

Level 1 & 2 Course Cost

£208 - Discount for Club Member

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