An Advanced Guide to Digital Underwater Photography by Michael Aw with Mathieu Meur is an educational book of techniques and tips for shooting photos underwater, written by an underwater photography expert. The volume is based on methods employed by professional underwater photographers. Expanding beyond the basic and essential aspects of digital underwater photography, the content of this book is organized into sections encompassing advanced digital imaging knowledge, photographic skills, asset management, and workflow to post production. Techniques for taking successful underwater pictures are revealed in detail. The structured modules provide comprehensive descriptions of the composition and methods for ambient light photography, macro and super macro, wide-angle imagery with and without a model, shooting with filters and shooting with HID lights.
Advance yourself with tutorials in photo editing, color and exposure correction. This guide also includes information on digital asset management systems adopted by professional photographers. A generous number of images are used to illustrate the various forms of underwater photography. A special section features images and secrets from some of the world's top underwater photographers, including David Doubilet, Doug Perrine, Alex Mustard and Stephen Frink. This volume is a great asset to any aspiring digital underwater photographer.