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Photo Specialty

You enjoy the beautiful photos you know from TV or magazines? You want to get more out of your holiday photos under water? You want to see if underwater photography is something for you?

Then the Photo Specialty is just right for you. At DiveWinns, this course is taught by an internationally renowned underwater photographer. Here you will learn tips and tricks from a professional.

Course description:

You will learn about reflection, diffusion and the effects of water on light in theory. You will learn about equipment choice and subject selection. You will be introduced to how to build a good image. A really exciting course that will already help you on your next diving trip.

Permissions after the course:

The biggest benefit is that you will take better and more beautiful pictures. In addition, the SSI Photo Specialty course counts as a specialty course towards the SSI Advanced Open Water or SSI Master Diver recognition level. If you have 4 specialty courses and 24 dives, you will reach the SSI Advanced Open Water Diver recognition level!

On request we also offer PADI, CMAS or I.A.C. courses. Here the costs for the teaching material change.

410 €

  • SSI Digital material
  • Theory lessons
  • Pool dives
  • SSI Certification

At the moment, this course is not scheduled. Contact us and we would be happy to organize it for you.


Theory: You can relax and study the digital teaching material at your own pace. Here, all the details of the theory are explained very clearly. We deepen this knowledge together with you during intensive sessions with us.

Pool dives: The photography course is usually held as part of workshops. We have a professional photographer in our team who usually conducts these courses. Here you will learn from a professional with an international reputation.

There are two dives for the photo special. The first dive deals with handling the equipment, the second with image composition.


From 15 years



Digital teaching material
At least 2 dives
At least 1 theory session
Certification card upon successful completion of the course

Not included:

Dives that exceed the maximum number of sessions. This is 3 sessions plus theory. For additional dives we charge an extra fee of 55 Euro per session.
Private Lessons (plus 75 Euro)