PADI Digital Underwater Photography Specialty

Learn how to shoot like a pro.The PADI Digital Underwater Photography Specialty course is the first step of making great shots under the water!

The PADI Digital Underwater Photography Specialty Course: Who should take this course?

Digital underwater photography is one of the most popular diving specialties. Nowadays there are so many underwater cameras to choose from. It has become easier and more fun than ever to capture images of your underwater scuba adventures. The PADI Digital Underwater Photographer course gets you going quickly. Whether you use a basic camera or more sophisticated one.

eLearning the best option! PADI Digital Underwater Photography Specialty course El Nido

Go through the theory online in the comfort of your own home, at your own pace and on your own schedule. The eLearning is now available in 26 languages. The eLearning will give you access to:

  • Content from the Digital Underwater Photographer Manual
  • All assessments (Knowledge Reviews and eRecord)

Knowledge Review at the end of the chapter let you check your progress and review anything you might have missed. You eliminate the need to study on vacation.

How to subscribe for the eLearning course? To receive access for the online course we ask for a 50% down payment through our website.  Once your booking is confirmed, your eLearning access code will be sent to your email address which you can then download on your phone, tablet or laptop and start studying. We only teach 2 students per instructor.

The PADI Digital Underwater Photography Specialty course: What you will learn?

During two dives with your instructor you will discover:

  • How to improve your buoyancy and how to have proper weight distribution.
  • How to choose the right underwater camera system for you.
  • Principles for good composition of underwater images.
  • Practical techniques to take great photos with your digital camera
  • How to use manual white balance.

An additional fun dive in the afternoon is included to practice what you have learned in the morning!

In the diving center: Short editing session.

When back in the diving center the instructor will debrief you about the day and give you a short session on how to edit your pictures.


Palawan Divers usually plans 3 dives per day. We meet at 8:00am and are back at around 3:30pm. The quality, safety and comfort of your course are very important to us, so you can expect the focused, undivided attention of our staff. We limit the number of divers to 10 per boat, with a maximum of 2 students per instructor.

The PADI Digital Underwater Photography Package

If combined with an other PADI course: Php10,000


You can pay by cash, by Paypal or credit card (3.5% bank charge).

Our PADI Open Water Course package includes: full diving gear, PADI teaching materials/eLearning, online PADI certification card, instructor’s fee, boat travel, warm lunch made from fresh local ingredients, fruits, hot and cold drinks.
Our package does not include the Eco Tourism Development fee and has to be paid in cash. This ticket costs Php200 and is valid for 10 days.

Groups discount:
4-7 PAX : 5% discount
Continuing Education discount:
5% discount on your next course!
Extra day of Fun Diving after your Course:
Php4,300 full day trip – 3 dives (instead of Php4,800!)

I’m now a PADI Digital Underwater Photographer diver. What next?

Congratulations! You are now a PADI Digital Underwater Photographer diver. You can join us on our daily trips and test your new diving skills or continue your training and get another certification at discounted rate!

Photography Specialty

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PHP 12,000
  • EN | FR | ES | PH | NL | IT
  • 1 Day | 3 Dives
  • eLearning
  • scuba-diving SCUBA Gear
  • Underwater Camera
  • Dive Computer
  • Food & Drinks
  • Ratio 2 : 1
  • Palawan Divers Logbook
  • Palawan Divers Shirt
1 free dive
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