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Capture the Underwater World with Our UW Photographer Specialty Course

Immerse yourself in the stunning underwater landscapes of Cancun and enhance your photography skills with our Underwater Photographer Specialty Course. Offered exclusively by Scuba Total, the leading Cancun scuba shop, this course is perfect for certified divers eager to capture the beauty beneath the waves. If you are ready to capture the beauty of the underwater world this scuba diving photo specialty course in Cancun is the perfect opportunity to learn about composition and light, and get tips from our experienced instructors.

Bring your own camera or Rent one here. Book your spot now and take your photography skills to the next level! UW photography is one of the most popular diving specialties,  .

The PADI  Photographer CourseWhat You'll Learn


  • Photography Techniques: Discover the secrets of underwater photography, from framing and composition to lighting and focus.

  • Equipment Mastery: Learn to use specialized underwater cameras and accessories to take breathtaking photos.

  • Post-Processing Skills: Get tips on editing your underwater photos to bring out the best in your images.

  • How to choose the right underwater camera system for you

  • The PADI SEA method for getting great shots quickly

  • The three primary principles for good underwater photos

Why Choose Scuba Total for Your UW Photographer Specialty Course?


  • Expert Instruction: Our experienced underwater photographers will guide you through each aspect of underwater photography, ensuring you get the most out of your experience.

  • Beautiful Dive Sites: Dive in some of Cancun’s most picturesque spots, offering a wealth of photographic opportunities.

  • Hands-On Practice: Enjoy plenty of dive time to practice and perfect your underwater photography skills.

  • Personalized Attention: Small class sizes ensure personalized instruction and a customized learning experience.

  • Local Expertise: Benefit from our instructors’ extensive knowledge of Cancun dive sites and marine life, helping you capture the best shots.

  • Comprehensive Training: Our course covers both theoretical knowledge and practical skills, providing a well-rounded underwater photography education.

Dive deeper into the art of underwater photography in Cancun : Material & Requisites

The Scuba Gear & Materials

● You use all the basic scuba equipment and some scuba accessories such as an  Underwater Camera,dive slate, quick program

● It is highly recommended that you have all of your own scuba equipment, as familiarity with personal gear improves general scuba diving skills.

● PADI UW Images Manual Book or E- Learning


● 12 years old

● A PADI Scuba Diver Certification (or qualifying certification from another training organization)

● Have at least 6 dives to begin the course 

Join Us Today!

Elevate your scuba diving adventures in Cancun by learning to capture the underwater world in stunning detail. Whether you're a seasoned photographer or a beginner, our course will enhance your skills and transform your diving experiences.


Ready to start your underwater photography journey? Contact Us, or stop by our Cancun scuba shop  Location for more information and to book your spot today!


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A scuba diver in Cancun practices underwater photography during a PADI Underwater Photography Diver
A scuba diver in Cancun skillfully adjusts a GoPro camera during a PADI Underwater Photography Speci
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