The PADI Digital Underwater Imaging Specialty


The PADI Digital Underwater Imaging Specialty is one of the most popular diving specialties.
Nowadays there are so many underwater cameras to choose from. It has become easier and more fun than ever to capture images of your underwater scuba adventures. The PADI Digital Underwater Imaging Specialty gets you going quickly. Whether you use a GoPro, a basic point & shoot camera or a big DSLR rig.


  • Must be a PADI Open Water Diver or the equivalent from a recognized dive organisation.
  • Must be 10 years or older.
  • Must be in good health (Divers with a history of medical illness must obtain a certificate from a doctor allowing them to dive.)


  • Day 1: 9 AM – 3 PM: Knowledge reviews with 2 training dives and 1 editing workshop using Adobe Photoshop Elements or Adobe Premiere Elements.

*Students should wait at least 18 hours after their last dive before flying.

Medical Statement

Divers may check the Medical Statement here in advance. A doctors certificate is only required when:

* The candidate can answer ‘YES’ to any item on the statement

Please go to this link to download the Medical Statement. If you can answer ‘YES’ to any item please take a copy of this statement and present it to the doctor for him to sign.

What's Included...

  • PADI Certification Fees.
  • Safety Gear: Whistle, UW Noise Maker and a Surface Marker Buoy.
  • Tanks & Weights
  • Experienced & Knowledgeable Certified Instructor.
  • Snacks & Drinks.

What's not Included...

  • PADI Course Manuals.
  • Underwater Digital Camera (we rent them).
  • Return Transportation from your Hotel to the Jungle Divers Dive Center.
  • Dive Equipment, Dive Computer and Wetsuits.
  • Towels (we rent towels)
  • Gratuities
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 – ask your instructor about earning credit.