underwater Photo Course :: (5) Travel :: Why Travel?
U/W Photo Course
Learn u/w photography the easy way!
The majority of underwater photographers do not live on
virgin coral reefs, in fact, most of us have to make do with conditions that are
substantially less than perfect.
Perhaps the mixture of absurdity, discomfort, expense,
and difficulty, lie at the root of underwater photography's appeal. It's
certainly true to say that you would soon get bored if you had perfect results
Operating in poor (local) conditions does stand us in
good stead for when we travel but can often be counter-productive in developing
photographic skills. You will find (if you haven't already) that your percentage
of successful results increase dramatically when you first travel abroad with
Whatever the time of year, there is always somewhere in
the world with clear, warm water and co-operative subjects. What a marvelous
proposition, as long as you've got the cash, you and your underwater camera can be there!
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