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Diving Gozo & Comino: The essential guide to an underwater playgroundPaperback £17.95 Add to basket
Glass and Water: The Essential Guide to Freediving for Underwater PhotographyPaperback £16.95 Add to basket
Ultimate Diver’s Log Book (Full colour 100-dive diving log book)Paperback £14.95 Add to basket
Diving Equipment: Choice, maintenance and functionPaperback £19.95 Add to basket
Shoot in RAW
If your camera can save photos in RAW format but you are saving in jpeg then you need to read on. If you shoot in RAW but don’t know what to do next, then read on. If you don’t know whether or not you can save in RAW then check your camera settings – look for the menu item to do with the size images are saved as (or check your manual). Continue reading Step One to Improve Your Underwater Photography Results: RAW
(This is an excerpt about diving knife options taken from Jonas Arvidsson’s book Diving Equipment: Choice, maintenance and function).
“If you look at the size of many diving knives you might be led to believe that they are primarily weapons. This is not the case, a diving knife is a tool used for picking, digging, and measuring. You face a minimal risk of entanglement underwater, so it is also useful for cutting yourself loose from fishing nets or line, and seaweed or kelp. For this reason, it is important to ensure the knife remains sharp and that it has a serrated edge since this is actually more useful underwater. Continue reading How to Choose a Diving Knife