Digital Rev has published a list of their top ten underwater photography tips. The list was compiled by Hannah Scott who spoke to several professional underwater photographers and got their top tips. Contributing photographers included David Doubilet, Benjamin von Wong, and Matt Draper.
Here is Benjamin von Wong’s top tip: “Time it right: When budgeting time, not only will you need to consider your oxygen levels and dive capabilities but that every element of photography takes longer. Framing, adjusting your settings and dealing with wildlife will always eat up more time than you’d anticipate. Benjamin Von Wong advises to budget at least three times longer than you usually would to get things done. “Normally takes you 30 minutes to nail a shot? Don’t count on it when playing underwater,” he added.”
Read the full article with all the tips here.