Creating beautiful underwater images and video clips is as much about composition as finding incredible scenes and subjects. Many of us are happy to find an exciting subject and point our video cameras at it. However, if you desire to turn those exciting subjects into art, you need to think of composition.
As all underwater videographers attest to, a lot is going on underwater when filming; thus, one can sometimes forget about framing and composition. This lesson takes you through five fundamental concepts that you can follow when filming underwater. Following these rules and combining them with competent diving techniques, a good camera, and a little luck will see your video clips come to life.