Photo and Video Course


Discover the exciting and captivating world of underwater photography and videography by learning how to capture stunning images of your diving experiences.

Although there are unique challenges to underwater photography, our SSI Photo & Video specialty program will equip you with the necessary skills to confidently use, maintain, and store your underwater camera equipment. Through this program, you will gain a deep understanding of how to take high-quality images and videos underwater safely and with ease while also refining your diving abilities.

With your newfound expertise, you'll be able to share your underwater highlights with others and earn your SSI Photo & Video specialty certification. Begin your journey today!

  • Certification prerequisites: Minimum Open Water Certification
  • Minimum age is 15
  • All persons under the age of 18 require parent/guardian signature for participation.
  • Children under the age of 18 must be accompanied with a parent/guardian over the age of 18.
  • Successfully complete the fitness to dive questionnaire. Some medical conditions may prevent you from diving. For Example: heart disease, asthma, or epilepsy. Cost of diving medical is not included. A medical is only required if you answer yes to any of the following questions on this form.
  • 1x Open Water Dive
  • 1x Confined/pool Session
  • Camera equipment
  • Sunscreen
  • Mask, Snorkel, Fins, and Boots
  • Diving Equipment e.g., Tank, Regulator, Gauge, BCD Weights
  • Swimwear
  • Towel
  • Lunch

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Flying after Diving

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