Contrast in Underwater Photography

Contrast is one of the most important elements in creating a great underwater photo. Contrast helps relay a sense of depth and dimension, soft or harsh lighting, textures, and much more.

This underwater video tutorial discusses different types of contrast that make images POP, as well as tips for composing underwater photos to include more contrast.


Creating Contrast in Your Underwater Photos


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Brent Durand

Professional writer and underwater photo instructor. Brent is an avid diver and surfer, and has led many intensive photo workshops around the world.