What better place to take Underwater Photography training than Koh Lanta.

During your dives or snorkeling trips, you will encounter curious, colorful and mysterious creatures and plants.
Therefore, keeping a souvenir of these meetings for your enjoyment or to develop your knowledge is really a rewarding occupation.

The Underwater photographer Diver course, is one of the most popular diving specialties. Plus, the evolution of underwater photography has made it easier and more fun than ever. This is why there are two PADI Specialties in underwater photographer diver.

Thanks to modern digital equipment, the PADI Underwater Photographer Diver Specialty, in Koh Lanta, allows you to progress quickly.
Besides, whether you use an automatic or sophisticated D-SLR type camera like the pros. In addition, the PADI Underwater Photographer Diver Specialty, in Koh Lanta, is a traditional photography course, designed for conventional equipment.

The new specialty is based on a two-step course concept.

Therefore, this approach makes it possible to achieve positive results very quickly. Learning with a digital camera provides an added sense of accomplishment, since the results on which the sense of achievement is based can be seen immediately.

PADI (Junior) Open Water Diver who are at least 10 years old are eligible to take the Digital Underwater Photographer Diver course.

Because underwater photography is also popular with snorkelers, there is an option for avid snorkelers and skin divers to complete the course.

Through hands-on training during two scuba dives and guidance from your PADI Professional, you’ll discover:

  • How to choose the right underwater camera system for you.

  • The PADI SEA (Shoot, Examine, Adjust) method for getting great shots quickly.

  • Principles for good composition of underwater images.

  • Practical techniques to take great photos with your digital camera.

Get credit! The second dive of this PADI Specialty Diver course may credit as an Adventure Dive toward your Advanced Open Water Diver certification.


  • 6’900 THB – Training on 1 day, 2 dives
  • All the equipment needed for snorkeling  dive
  • Your teaching material in English (if existing)
  • PADI certification
  • An English or French-speaking instructor (up to you)
  • Small group of 2 peoples maximum
  • Transfer from your hotel to the port and from the port to your hotel
  • Breakfast, non-vegetarian / vegetarian lunch, fruits and drinks served on the boat
  • Diving insurance (DAN)
  • THB 600 Marine National Park Fee, per day per diver (during sea dives)
  • THB 400 Marine National Park Tax, per day per passenger (during sea dives)