It had been a few years since Bluewater Photo ran a workshop in Lembeh, the ever popular macro destination located in North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Trip co-leaders, Matt Sullivan and Erik Lukas had been brainstorming workshop ideas with a focus on macro photography, and after some internal discussion with the Bluewater Travel team, it was decided that a return to Lembeh would happen. So the plans were put in place and the trip was scheduled for October, 2018.Read More
Nineteen hours of travel behind me, I arrived at Crystal Blue Resort in Anilao, Philippines just 10 minutes before a small earthquake, the first of many that would rattle the area over the next two weeks. Hearing, and feeling, them underwater was quite the experience. What a way to kick things off.Read More
Underwater Photo Compositions
Rule of thirds? Diagonals? Golden Ratios?
All terms used in one way or another to describe compositions that are found in photography, paintings & drawings. Adobe's Lightroom has some great tools to help photographers create perfectly framed compositions in post processing.
A new article I wrote was published today on the Underwater Photography Guide. It provides an overview of Lightroom's "Crop Overlay Tool" and how I use it in my workflow. Visit the site, as it has tons of other great resources for Underwater Photography. Look for more of my articles there soon too...
Of the many things I enjoy about diving, one is certainly the diverse variety of nudibranch found in Southern California.Read More