Underwater Images – Circular Fisheye: An Ultra Wide View in Little Cayman

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For underwater image-makers, Little Cayman provides the perfect setting for wide-angle shooting with its far-as-the-eye-can-see visibility, healthy walls and reefs and friendly marine subjects. Using a circular fisheye lens gives the viewer an ultra-wide perspective of 180 degrees, a fun and different way to view the underwater world.

A First-Timer’s Wide Eyed View of Raja Ampat on Bird’s Head Seascape Website

Jennifer Penner recently wrote a short article, accompanied by wide-angle images, sharing her and Joel’s experience visiting and photographing Raja Ampat, Indonesia for the very first time. Read about their trip, and why they can’t wait to return to this lush and vibrant marine biodiverse place!

The Ultimate Underwater Shooting Guide For GoPro Hero4: Macro Shooting Techniques For Your GoPro Underwater

Pointing your GoPro at underwater subjects can make for great video, as long as the subjects are large and at least 12″ from the camera. But what about all the tiny inhabitants in the undersea world, how can you portray them in your videos? Our latest article for Dive Photo Guide shares our tips for incorporating macro subjects into your HD moving pictures with sharp focus and pro color.

The Ultimate Underwater Shooting Guide for GoPro Hero4: How to Get Amazing Underwater Color with Your GoPro

Just about everyone owns a GoPro, especially scuba divers. More than any other camera model, these small, high definition action cams are underwater and above water, recording the adventures of people world-wide. However, unless you have been shooting underwater for awhile, or know a competent underwater shooter who’ll guide you on what you need to do to get good underwater color, these cameras, without color-correction filters, will provide video and stills that are monochromatic… all blue or all green. While it’s cool to alot of people just to see what goes on underwater, it’s way cooler to see the actual colors of the reefs and the marine and plant life that inhabit them.

In the third article of this series on Dive Photo Guide, we show you the differences between footage without color-correction and with color-correction, and the accessories you’ll need to  get amazing underwater color with YOUR GoPro camera.

Event Coverage for 2015 Digital Shootout Now Live!

The 14th annual Digital Shootout was held at the CoCo View Resort on Roatan, Honduras. See what its like to be one of 80 enthusiastic and motivated underwater photographers at this week-long workshop for underwater image-makers wanting to elevate their skills to the next level!

The Ultimate Underwater Shooting Guide for GoPro Hero4: GoPro Out of the Box – Settings and Stability Options

Part 2 of our series of articles for Dive Photo Guide is called GoPro Out of the Box – Settings and Stability Options. For underwater use, the default camera settings are not your best choice. This article covers the recommended settings for underwater shooting and stability mounting options to keep your video footage wobble-free. All images in this article were shot on location in Bonaire.

New Logos and New Website for Lembeh Resort & Critters@Lembeh

Our client Lembeh Resort wanted an updated, fresh look to their website. Newmediasoup modernized their main brand logo and created a new logo for their sub brand, Cameras@Lembeh Resort. In addition, we changed their color palette and updated the website to be more user friendly and engaging with larger photos, more videos and easier navigation.

All-Important Tips & Techniques For The Underwater Photographer Workshop

The Boston Sea Rovers is one of the oldest and most distinguished underwater clubs in America. Founded in 1954, they are dedicated to raising the level of knowledge of the underwater world with an annual event they call a Clinic. This 3 day event is a culmination of gear displays, seminars, workshops and a world-class film festival, showcasing the talents of underwater cinematographers. This year, Joel & Jen are honored to be a part of this rich tradition by teaching a workshop, All-Important Tips & Techniques For The Underwater Photographer.

Essential Shooting Techniques For The Underwater Videographer Workshop

The Boston Sea Rovers is one of the oldest and most distinguished underwater clubs in America. Founded in 1954, they are dedicated to raising the level of knowledge of the underwater world with an annual event they call a Clinic. This 3 day event is a culmination of gear displays, seminars, workshops and a world-class film festival, showcasing the talents of underwater cinematographers. This year, Joel & Jen are honored to be a part of this rich tradition by teaching a workshop, Essential Shooting Techniques For The Underwater Videographer.

Joel & Jen Are Photographers of the Week on Dive Photo Guide

What an honor! What a thrill! Joel and Jen are the Photographers of the Week
on Dive Photo Guide.