Luxe Beat Magazine. has published our latest Third Age Expeditions column called, “Fish Photography: The Ultimate Undersea Skill.” This article was also selected an Editors Pick Feature.
Stalk, don’t chase
It’s futile to chase any fish, as they are constantly alert to predatory behavior. When frightened, either by sight, sound or vibration, they’ll flee, which in turns sends a danger signal to other fish nearby. An underwater photographer must penetrate this piscatorial warning system without detection. Inspect your quarry first from a distance and decide your best approach strategy. Research spearfishing techniques to learn how to move and dive silently. Don’t look directly at your subject directly and don’t make any sudden movements. Pretend to be interested in something else.
Link to the full story: Here