Category: underwater photography

[PHOTO ESSAY] The underwater colours of Porquerolles, France

As I just moved back from Scotland to France, from June to October, I went diving 5 times between Toulon and Cavalaire. Exploring the superb coastline of Var was a complete discovery for me. I heard many times that Port-Cros National Marine Park was certainly one of the best dive sites in France. However, its neighbour island, Porquerolles, near Giens Peninsula, ...

[PHOTO ESSAY] Loch diving in Scotland

We are very lucky in Scotland. Thanks to its rugged geography and mild weather (please understand not warm in the summer but never too cold in the winter), we can dive all year round in the sea lochs (similar to the Norwegian Fjords) when the weather is too rough to dive in open seas. Last February ...

How to edit your underwater photos with the free editor Gimp

Following my first underwater photography blog post which aim was to show the basic techniques to improve your underwater pictures, I want to give you more details on how to put the final “wow” touch. Even if you couldn’t manage to shoot beautiful and sharp pictures, my image editing routine can save your underwater memories. ...

Scuba diving at the Gorgonian Gardens Alonissos Greece

How to get better underwater pictures in 5 easy steps

There's no greater pleasure for me than to bring back photographic souvenirs from my scuba diving trips, whether they are 30 minutes away from home or on the other side of the world. When you are a scuba diver, you want to share with your family and friends the absolute beauty you have witnessed underwater. I ...