Wetpixel Live: Tools Kits for Traveling Photographers
The ability to fix underwater photography gear in the field is an important one for image-makers. Being able to do so can make the difference between a trip being a success or a dismal failure. One of the resources needed to get things working again is the availability of spares and tools. Adam and Alex discuss which repair materials they carry with them on trips and assignments.
Wetpixel Live: Lights or Strobes
The availability of increasingly powerful continuous lighting devices (torches) has introduced some new light choices for underwater photographers. In this episode of Wetpixel Live, Adam and Alex discuss how and when continuous lighting works best and how it can provide unique creative opportunities.
Wetpixel Live: High Speed Sync
Underwater photography often has a cyclical turn over of techniques, with people rediscovering “old” techniques and creating innovative images with them. Thanks to recently released strobes and control circuitry, high-speed sync (HSS) is now an option for underwater photographers. Wetpixel Live Regular contributor Alex Mustard and Wetpixel Editor Adam Hanlon are both excited about the creative potential that these new options offer and discuss how it works.
Wetpixel Live: 5 Best Seahorse Images
Wetpixel Live: Diving with UW Photographers
Many of the most accomplished underwater photographers attribute their success to diving and interacting frequently with fellow photographers. This can provide logistical support, advice, and creative inspiration. Adam and Alex discuss whether diving with other photographers may the single best way of improving your own photography.
Wetpixel Live: Post trip equipment maintenance
Wetpixel Live: Field Maintenance of UW Imaging gear
Underwater photography equipment represents a significant investment, and a frequently asked question in the Wetpixel Forum is how best to ensure that it remains functional in the field. Regular contributor Alex Mustard and Wetpixel Editor Adam Hanlon discuss their essential tips for looking after your underwater imaging gear in the field.
Wetpixel Live: Blackwater Photography with Mike Bartick
Blackwater photography is a genre of underwater imaging that has achieved some prominence recently. Wetpixel Editor Adam Hanlon chats to pro photographer and Manager of Crystal Blue Resort, Anilao Mike Bartick about what blackwater photography is, how to set it up, and some key diving skills needed to capture these amazing images.
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