About Brent

Thanks for checking out my underwater photo tutorials. Hopefully you’re already enjoying them and taking your images to the next level!

You can view my personal photography portfolio at BrentDurand.com.

Contact me through the form below or emailing brent(at)brentdurand.com

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Brent Durand is an avid California scuba diver, surfer, writer and photographer.

He has been diving for almost 25 years, worked as Editor-in-Chief of the Underwater Photography Guide for over 5 years and served as Imaging Expert at Scuba Diving Magazine and Sport Diver. He writes for numerous dive publications and takes on photo and video assignments as time permits.

Brent’s photography is widely published in print worldwide, in advertising and across the web. He has written for most of the top scuba publications and has a reputation for insightful-yet-simple reviews and tutorial articles.

Clients include scuba brands, dive resorts, tourism boards, and underwater camera equipment manufacturers.

Brent works full time handling west coast sales for Atlantis Dive Resorts & Liveaboards, which includes advising clients on building successful dive travel programs.

Brent has led underwater photo workshops in the Bahamas, California, Indonesia, Mexico, the Philippines and Sri Lanka, helping hundreds of guests take their photography to the next level.

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Services

Virtual Photo Lessons

Group Presentations

YouTube Channel

Photo & Video Production (use form below)

Stock Photo & Video Licensing (use form below)

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Email Me


Brand Ambassador

I’m proud to be a brand ambassador for Ultralight Control Systems. Quality components made right here in California. Check them out:

Ultralight Control Systems

While I’ve had support from many brands in many capacities through the years, the most recent huge thanks goes to SeaLife Cameras, BARE Sports & the Huish Outdoors family, PNY, and Light & Motion.


Video Profiles

I’m very fortunate to have worked with great teams to produce these videos about my passion for photography.

Citizen Dive Watch Promaster 200m Diver, Produced by Scuba Diving Magazine. 2018.
ISLE Surf & SUP Behind the Lens with Brent Durand. 2018.

Recent Online Profiles & Features

Scuba Diving Magazine – Author Page

X-Ray Magazine – Author Page

Podcast Interview – The Scuba Travel Podcast

Interview – Scuba Diver Magazine

Featured Photographer – DIVE Magazine UK

Interview – Art of Scuba Diving


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