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We have fin-tastic news for you! Save Our Sea will be running an introductory course on underwater photography for free. With our internationally acclaimed instructors and photographers you will learn to dive and get an introduction to Underwater photography. In every batch, we need a minimum of 6 people to run the course. Own camera is essential as we do not have any loan cameras.

Contact us over email and express your interest, we will be in touch with you.

Note that, the best photographer from the 1st batch will be nominated for a diving tour in the Indian Ocean off shore Madagascar! And All of the best learners have the chance to win internships, scholarships and fellowships with international marine conservation organizations and Media outlets.

The short course titled ‘An Introduction To Underwater Photography’ is designed as per standard of Professional Association of Diving Instructors.

It is a two-level (Level One and Level Two) introduction to digital underwater photography centered around today’s point-and-shoot digital cameras. The course helps student-divers develop the knowledge, skills and practical techniques necessary to obtain excellent photographs with a digital camera, even on their first photo dive.

Level One of the course guides students in achieving good results easily, even if they’ve never used a digital camera before. It is designed as an introduction to course skills and knowledge. In Level One, students learn what equipment they need to take great underwater photographs, how to prepare their underwater photo system, and basic underwater photo techniques while diving in an environmentally friendly manner. Level One training is open to all applicants. Before enter the UP introduction they will be trained as a open water diver.

After students successfully complete Level One, they may move on to Level Two to learn how to make their photographs even better. Before entering the Level Two, students must have to get a license from Professional Association of Diving Instructors. Save Our Sea will help in the process of licensing.

Level Two expands what they need to know about file formats, resolution settings, making their images lighter or darker, getting good color, composing their photo, downloading photographs into their computer and adjusting them to look their best.

Participants who successfully complete Level Two skill development qualify for the SOS Digital Underwater Basic Photography Course.

Interested candidates are requested to e-mail a copy of Application and a Curriculum Vitae to us. Please write ‘An Introduction To Underwater Photography Course’ in your subject field of the email. Only shortlisted candidates will be communicated.

Contact:
Ashik Salehin
Program Director
Save Our Sea
City Office: House 49/1, Babar Road, Mohammadpur, Dhaka.
E-mail: [email protected], Cellphone: +88 019 13521041