Photographer since 1978, diver since 1997. Aquatic photographer since 2001. International Director of Underwater Photography Department at DIWA, Diving Instructor World Association. Member of the Ocean Artists Society. Professional uw photographer for quite some years. Dive instructor since 1999, now course director.
Sharpening is an essential step in the workflow of editing underwater images, and as it is also the last step, it can give your underwater photographs the final kick.
Why do some underwater photographs result in punchy, vivid, and eye-pleasing colors, while others don't? In some cases, you can achieve that final boost of colors in post production.
When it comes to fine steps of post production of our underwater images, Adobe Photoshop provides some powerful tools for advanced retouching works. Meet those tools here!
Sometimes, an underwater image needs a little retouching in digital post production, mostly when distracted by backscatter. Here's how to get rid of those annoying backscatters!
Colors are often the key-factor of underwater photographs. An open eye and a few, fine adjustments in post production can improve colors and give your image the final touch.
Color casts are one of the most annoying problems underwater photographers have to face. Everyone knows and hates these blueish-greenish colors. Here's an advanced method to fix that.
If your underwater image looks somehow flat, this is often caused by contrast problems. Here's how to optimize contrast in digital post production.
Proper post production of your UW images can make the difference between an average shot and an awesome one. Here's how to use advanced exposure adjustments to improve your shots.
Is your UW image too dark or too bright? Exposure problems are not always a case for the bin, they can get fixed in digital post production. Here's how.
Post production of underwater images is the final step. This helps you get the best out of your already-great pictures. It all starts with the white balance. Here's how to do it.