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Specialty Diver Courses

Specialty Diver Courses

Ask us about “Specialty Diver Courses” that we offer as you improve your diving skills and work toward the highly desired Master Scuba Diver certification.

Specialty courses offered are Nitrox, Deep, Underwater Navigation, Search and Recovery, Peak Performance Buoyancy, Altitude, Dry Suit, Equipment Specialist, Emergency First Response and First Aid. When conditions allow we also offer Boat, and Drift Specialties.  Come in and talk to our staff about all of these courses.

Introduction to Underwater Photography

Event Date: November 14th - 14th 2019

Copywrite Photos used with permission: Photographer: Theresa Denham


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Do your pictures look like the first picture and you wished they looked like the second picture?

This first class will teach you how to set up your camera and gain an understanding of photo composition underwater. NO CAMERA NECESSARY. NO DIVE CERTIFICATION required for this classroom course.
Students learn:


  • Camera Set Up


            Sea and Sea DX-6G
            Olympus OMD em5 Mark 2
            Olympus TG5


  • Software options for editing UW pictures
  • Introduction to UW light theory
  • Introduction to UW Composition


Cost is $75.00 for this 2 hour classroom course.
Recommended: Camera with housing, NOT required. If you bring a camera, we will work with setting you to set up your camera, if one of the options above. Additional help with other cameras is available for private session. All of these cameras are point and shoot or micro 4/3.
We are running this class on at two different times to accommodate as many people as possible.
Dates are: November 9 10:0am-12:00pm
November 14- 6:00pm-8:00pm
minimum class size is 3
Preregister at the shop for this class