Underwater Photography Workshops – My Tips

I thought the Red Sea workshop with Alex Mustard was brilliant to I thought of writing down my notes and sharing them with you. This final post is a general one and has my lesson learned from attending the workshop, those that follow are generic tips that I think would be beneficial to anyone wanting … Continue reading Underwater Photography Workshops – My Tips

Red Sea Workshop with Alex Mustard – Part VI Schooling Fish

On Friday we were up for our last 3 dives at Shark Reef the current had not changed but this time I decided to give more a go to the schooling fish after setting up all the backgrounds I wanted. As you can see from the image on the title we had more of the … Continue reading Red Sea Workshop with Alex Mustard – Part VI Schooling Fish

Red Sea Workshop with Alex Mustard – Part V Tiran & Mermaids

As the currents were not playing ball we decided to head to Tiran to dive Jackson reef. I love jackson as a dive and a video dive but I was a bit vary from a photography point of view as lighting can be a problem. Anyway there was an option for a hammerhead dive in … Continue reading Red Sea Workshop with Alex Mustard – Part V Tiran & Mermaids

Red Sea Workshop with Alex Mustard – Part IV Shark Reef

After the first 3 days of workshop we got into the core of it and Alex talked about schooling fish and how to take shots. We had 4-5 varieties to choose from: Batfish Surgeonfish Barracuda Jacks Snappers Detailed information was given in terms of how to best approach the fish depending on their behavior and … Continue reading Red Sea Workshop with Alex Mustard – Part IV Shark Reef

Red Sea Workshop with Alex Mustard – Part III Sunbursts and the Caves

On the early morning of Day 3 we left the Thistlegorm for Ras Mohammed. Dive number one would have been on Ras Zahatar, this dive site has some great opportunities for sunburst shots in the early morning but generally not a lot of fish as the location is quite sheltered and there is never too … Continue reading Red Sea Workshop with Alex Mustard – Part III Sunbursts and the Caves

Red Sea Workshop with Alex Mustard – Part II Thistlegorm and Co

After the first day of fish portraits it was time to go and dive the Thistlegorm, this can be an amazing dive site but also very challenging as the wreck is not sheltered by any reef formation. We got there early in the morning and attached to the wreck using the classic 3 point method: … Continue reading Red Sea Workshop with Alex Mustard – Part II Thistlegorm and Co

Red Sea Workshop with Alex Mustard – Part I

So finally the time had come to attend the Nauticam Try out with Alex Mustard. If you have never done any of those workshops I would definitely recommend you one. It is not just the outstanding tuition but the fact that the boat will go to specific dive sites at specific times to take advantage … Continue reading Red Sea Workshop with Alex Mustard – Part I

Trip Baia di Napoli and Sorrento Peninsula

There is no doubt that until a Covid-19 vaccine is widespread our travel plans have to adjust to the new conditions. As of today 2 August 2020 most of our favourite destinations are still in the no go list and are not covered by travel insurance. The latest list of countries and territories published by … Continue reading Trip Baia di Napoli and Sorrento Peninsula

RED SEA 2021 UNDERWATER IMAGE MAKERS LIVEABOARD

Due to Covid-19 I have decided to postpone the boat to 31 July 2021. I have also had some cancellations due to the same reason so currently have 7 spaces. Prices remain unchanged. What follows is content from the original post. __________________________ Diving for images or video can be frustrating at times. I find this … Continue reading RED SEA 2021 UNDERWATER IMAGE MAKERS LIVEABOARD