Underwater Photography for the Enthusiastic Amateur: Trials, Tribulations, and Occasional Triumphs

“Discovering what lies beneath” a photo of an underwater photographer swimming under a school of fish. © Jim Squires
“Discovering what lies beneath” © Jim Squires

By Jim Squires

Nature photography is a powerful medium. Transporting us from expansive celestial heavens to secretive microscopic worlds only inches away, nature photography has the power to drop jaws, warm hearts, foster curiosity, and inspire action by giving the viewer a front row seat to our natural world. While the bulk of nature photography has captured life on the surface of our planet and its interface with the skies, more recently photographers have been discovering what lies beneath.

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