Category: Photo Gear & Techniques

Photo Gear & Techniques In the Water

New Sea Dragon 2300 Auto Photo-Video-Dive Light

SeaLife continues to up its game in the world of underwater lighting with the new Sea Dragon 2300 Auto Photo-Video-Dive light, which offers Auto Brightness and Auto Flash Detect mode.

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compact camera
Photo Gear & Techniques In the Water

Choosing a Compact Camera or DSLR for Underwater Photography

If you’re an underwater photographer who’s ready to make the leap from a compact camera to a DSLR, here’s what you need to know.

Daniel Norwood
Photo Gear & Techniques Resources Stories Photo & Video In the Water

Photographer Spotlight: Daniel Norwood

In this series of articles, we’ll shine a spotlight on some of the world’s best underwater photographers. Today we highlight Daniel Norwood.

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Light & Motion Sola
Photo Gear & Techniques In the Water

Troubleshooting Tips for Light & Motion Sola Lights

The Light & Motion Sola line is one of the best and simplest underwater imaging lights ever created. It’s also one of Backscatter’s best sellers.

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New stuff
Vobster Quay

Virgin Start-Up Backed Company Creating Artificial Reef at Vobster Quay

A Virgin Start-Up-backed company, ARC Marine, is creating an artificial reef at premier U.K. dive site Vobster Quay in 2017.
by Kathryn Curzon
using a compass underwater

Using a Compass Underwater

Many divers stop learning about underwater navigation after their first open-water course. But using a compass underwater properly is a vital skill.
by Marcus Knight
Snorkel When Scuba Diving

Should You Wear a Snorkel When Scuba Diving?

We’re not going to solve the age-old argument of whether you should wear a snorkel when scuba diving, but will offer a list of pros and cons to help you decide.
by Hélène Reynaud

Best Dive Sites in Scapa Flow

In the Scottish Highlands, a remote, sheltered stretch of water around the Orkney Islands is home to Scapa Flow, with some of the best dive sites in Britain.
by Guest Author Chris Vyvyan-Robinson