photographic skills expand your opportunities for dive
industry employment and add enjoyment to your everyday
underwater work activities. Digital photography and videography
training at Hallís produces quality results that previously
could only be achieved by the most famous underwater film
photographers and staff. The Institute uses a combination
of select equipment, and specialized photographic and
computer edit training to teach you to easily produce
magazine-quality underwater photographs and broadcast-quality
Still Photography underwater
is a combination of properly setting up and shooting photos
of divers and marine life, then going topside and using
a computer to enhance them. Through
the use of the latest affordable five or better megapixel
cameras and Adobe Photoshop photo editing program, you
learn to achieve outstanding underwater photographs fast.
Once you accomplish digital editing, you practice storing
photos on CD or DVD, printing photos and downloading them
onto the Internet.
a marvelous media for taking underwater movies. Consumer
digital video cameras today produce broadcast quality
video (520+ lines of resolution) with a minimal investment.
quality is over twice that of the old VHS and 8-mm camcorders.
At the Institute, you learn to use the latest digital
video cameras and lighting systems. You also storyboard,
shoot and edit a complete "customer's vacation experience"
video using Adobe Premiere and place it on CD or DVD.
Digital Photography and Videography Program at Hallís
gives you very unique and marketable skills to take to
dive industry employers. If you are already an Instructor,
it also qualifies you to teach customers photo or video
Specialty courses. The photographic digital production
of the career school catalog and the DVD Hall's brochure
were done entirely in-house by Institute trainers.
The same trainers guide you during the Digital Photography
and Videography Program to help you emulate the same type
of quality photographic results you see in them.