Discover the most creative and fun career in diving! Be free to film how and what you want, and learn the skills to turn your footage into a commercially successful product.
What do I need to start?
Be at least 18 years old and certified as a Rescue Diver, Have a passion for diving and enjoy being creative
What will I do? - During your training you will learn:
Selecting, using and caring for underwater video equipment
Self servicing and maintenance for underwater video equipment
Videography fundamentals, such as; white balance · correct zoom use · shot types · moves · story line · shot sequencing
Advanced videography techniques, such as; storyboard development · high definition formats · cinematic effects
Film, Edit and show a customer dive movie for a group of Open Water training graduates
In-depth post-dive editing including; advanced transitions · audio mixing · time effects · colour correction · advanced titling and animated effects · multitrack video multi-format final rendering SD/HDV/FLV/XVID as well as other web video standards
How long does it take?
The course is spread over 10-14 days and it adapted to your goals and skill level, if you need more help or practice in any particular area we will modify the schedule to accommodate this.
What does the course price include (we promise no hidden extras)?
Exclusive crew pack including our in depth training manual, the Koh Tao Dive Guide Book, the amazing DSLR Cinematography Guide, customised Premiere Pro training cards, and to look the part a Koh Tao PROvideo T-Shirt and Mask strap.
All necessary equipment rental eg cameras, housings and editing PCs is included
How much does it cost?
The standard price for the full professional uw videographer program is 35,000 baht, but we give big discounts to Dive professionals as well as students with their own cameras and housings that shoot 720p video (eg Canon G12 or Panasonic Lumix TZ series). Contact us now to find out the best price we can do for you.