BPP 254: Matt McGee - Underwater Fashion Photography


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Matt McGee is a Nashville Tennesee based Underwater Fashion Photographer. Matt works with models underwater to create beautiful dreamlike and ethereal images. Today Matt talks about the challenges of working with models underwater, how to create a vision for your image, and easy ways you can dip your toes in and get started.

In This Episode You'll Learn:
  • How Matt got started in underwater photography

  • What Matt struggled with most when he started shooting underwater

  • The process of working with models underwater safely

  • How to keep your equipment safe underwater

  • How to light a scene with strobes while shooting underwater or in a pool

  • How to get started without making a major investment

  • One big mistake Matt made while shooting underwater that destroyed his camera


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