Amazing Underwater Photos are Yours For The Taking

Digital Underwater Photography

Underwater PhotographyIncludes:

  • hotel transfers*
  • boat transfers
  • park entry & jetty fees
  • freshly cooked lunch and refreshments
  • guide / instruction
  • equipment rental
  • required learning materials
  • required certification fees


  • 1 Day


  • from RM 690**

* KK city centre only incl. Tg Aru

**Subject to 6% Gov. Goods & Service Tax

Join us and learn all the features of your existing underwater set up or start at the beginning and rent our in-house underwater Canon G12 cameras and housings.
With PADI’s Digital Underwater Photographer Specialty course, you learn to use the PADI SEA (Shoot, Examine and Adjust) method, which takes full advantage of digital technology. The result is good underwater photos faster.

You not only learn how to take good photos, but how to share them with your friends via email or printing, optimizing your work with your computer, storage and more.

At Downbelow your training doesn’t end there. Our company Managing Director is an award winning Professional Underwater Photographer and has personally trained the Downbelow staff team in his field of expertise.

By taking this course with us your underwater images will never be the same again. We guarantee it!

Digital Underwater Photography subject


Must be a PADI Open Water Diver or Junior Open Water (or have a qualifying certification from another training organization) However, you can take the course as a snorkeler and receive a nondiving certification for level 1.

Pre Course Study

Read and complete the knowledge reviews within the Digital Underwater Photography Manual.

Number of Dives

During the PADI Digital Underwater Photography course you will do two open water dives, plus another one optional shore dive.

Below are some of the subjects covered over the one day underwater photography program

The PADI Digital Underwater Photographer Certification


  • Choosing and using modern digital cameras and underwater housings
  • Using the PADI SEA method for getting great shots quickly
  • The three primary principles for getting good photos underwater
  • Practical diving techniques
  • Focusing and the perfection of focus
  • White balance (camera operation permitting)
  • Editing and sharing your pictures

The PADI Digital Underwater Photographer certifications credits toward the Master Scuba Diver rating.

This is one of PADI’s most adaptable specialty courses, and can even be started during the last dive of your PADI Open Water Diver course.

Learning Materials

Digital Photo Manual and U/W Slate.

If you do not have your own camera, our units are available to rent with image download to CD. We offer the Canon G12 with fully controllable functions and a Canon Under Water housing for RM225** per day.

Should you require more information please contact us.


Learn how to capture your magical moments underwater with Downbelow's Digital Underwater Photography course

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