Photography Information

Disposable Underwater Cameras


Disposable digital and film cameras (also called single-use cameras) provide a cheap and easy alternative for photographers. They offer an option for times when you don't want to risk your expensive equipment but you do want to take some photographs. For example, what could be a scarier combination for a photographer than an expensive piece of camera equipment and water? While professional underwater photographers (or serious hobbyists) are willing to spend a lot of money on their underwater cameras, what about the rest of us? Disposable underwater cameras offer an inexpensive alternative. After all, we may only want to take pictures one time on a snorkeling vacation. Why should we have to buy or rent a lot of expensive equipment?

Disposable underwater cameras are ideal for a wide variety of outdoor adventures where water, sand and rough use might come into play. Use them underwater, (many models are actually waterproof from 15 to as much as 50 feet underwater) but also use them above water for many outdoor shots in sunshine or on a light cloudy day at the beach, the pool, or even the desert.

An underwater disposable camera can also be called an all-weather camera since it is ready for anything at anytime. It's ideal for shooting outdoors in wet and even snowy conditions. Think of it as not only waterproof but also weatherproof, allowing you to use it to get some great shots in the great outdoors. Use it in the rain, on the slopes, on a boat or in the ocean. Use it while snorkeling, skiing, fishing, boarding, or surfing. Take great photos of sunsets, wildlife, waterfalls or crashing waves.

The disposable underwater camera you buy should be extremely durable and rugged. It should be easy to grip and take pictures, even with gloves on. It should fit in your pocket, beach bag or purse.

Most of these cameras are pre-loaded with 400-speed film with 27 exposures, and include a shock resistant, heavy-duty housing that floats. They are cheap (you can pick up a disposable underwater camera for about $6.00 to $20.00) and even cheaper if you buy them wholesale in quantity.

Not all underwater cameras come with a flash. To get really nice underwater images, your best bet is an external strobe so you won't create ""backscatter"" (which looks like snow or dirt in your pictures). Also remember when taking your photos, especially when snorkeling, to keep the sun behind you and to take advantage of that beautiful blue clear water. With a disposable underwater camera you really can take great pictures anywhere and at anytime.

Disposable Cameras Info provides detailed information about digital, wedding, and underwater disposable cameras, as well as cheap and wholesale disposable cameras. Disposable Cameras Info is the sister site of Underwater Cameras Web.


MORE RESOURCES:
Photography news: Wacom’s slimmer pen, Leica’s cinema special edition  Digital Trends

In this week's photography news, Wacom launches a new slimmer pen for pro users. Leica's upcoming M10-P is designed for cinema, inside and out, with ...


Nature Photography- The Stress Buster  Thrive Global

Are you getting stressed because of your work or daily routine? Then you need to get engaged in some other activity for your mental well-being. If you are a ...


“Greetings From South Korea” at Three Shadows Photography Art Centre, Beijing | Artinfo  BLOUIN ARTINFO

The Three Shadows Photography Art Center presents “Greetings From South Korea,” a photographic exhibition consisting of three parts — “Limb Eung Sik: ...


Patsy Pratt Photography donates $7k to Wings of Dawn  Foster's Daily Democrat

DURHAM – Patsy Pratt Photography recently donation $7000 to the Wings of Dawn Wildlife Rehabilitation and Bird Sanctuary in Henniker, N.H.Owner Patsy ...


The Best Wildlife Photography TV Show Is Free on YouTube  Fstoppers

Alright, you can hate me for this since I've been keeping it to myself for a while now. But "Wild Photo Adventures," the PBS television series that follows wildlife ...


Four Photography Traps You Should Avoid  Fstoppers

There are lots of mistakes (both subtle and obvious) that are easy to make in the course of pursuing photography as a hobby or as a career. This helpful video ...


How Paying Attention to Details Can Help Your Photography Business  Fstoppers

Today, I'll share a brief story about a brief moment with big consequences. It is precisely 2:22 p.m. on a Wednesday afternoon. A Wednesday that just so ...


12 Things I Learned While Teaching Street Photography  PetaPixel

For a while now I have been working on establishing myself as a street photography educator by leading lessons and workshops throughout London, focusing ...


“Another Way of Telling” at Three Shadows Xiamen Photography Art Centre, Shanghai | Artinfo  BLOUIN ARTINFO

Three Shadows Xiamen Photography Art Centre presents a new show of Photography titled, “Another Way of Telling,” featuring photographic works of Anna Fox ...


Are Wedding Photography Competitions Fixed?  PetaPixel

In recent years I've been privileged to be on the jury for a whole range of photography competitions. These include single image competitions such as WPS ...


5 Simple Apps for Landscape Photography  PetaPixel

Am I the only one that finds some of the most popular apps used for landscape photography a bit overwhelming? Don't get me wrong: these apps are ...


Houston Center for Photography: Benefit Auction 2019  Artsy

Artsy presents Houston Center for Photography: Benefit Auction 2019. Houston Center for Photography's annual print auction provides the essential support for ...


The Best Photos of the Sony's 2019 Wildlife Photography Competition  Live Science

The World Photography Organisation has announced the shortlist of finalists for its annual Natural World & Wildlife competition.


‘Star Wars IX’: The Last Skywalker Film Wraps Principal Photography  Deadline

The end of an era? J.J. Abrams took to Twitter today to announce the completion of principal photography on Star Wars IX, which has been billed by all involved ...


Dispelling One of the Biggest Myths About Becoming a Professional Photographer  Fstoppers

A recent comment on one of my articles has become the straw that broke the camels back. Now, I feel the need to combat a common myth which dissuades ...


Bride and Gloom: Wedding photography company vanishes after couples paid hundreds  WSVN 7News | Miami News, Weather, Sports | Fort Lauderdale

(WSVN) - Your wedding day should be magical, but some couples experienced heartache after the company they hired to take pictures and videos suddenly ...


Photography site 500px resets 14.8 million passwords after data breach  Naked Security

Photography website 500px has become the latest site to admit suffering a serious data breach.


The One Ultimate Secret for Starting a Photography Business Is Not in This Video  Fstoppers

Are you looking for a video from a successful photographer willing to share their one secret to having a successful photography business? Then don't watch this ...


Aerial photography, 'voice phishing' and quotas for Brits  swissinfo.ch

Almost every article published by swissinfo.ch contains a percentage, an age, an amount of money or some other figure. Here's a round-up of some of the most ...


Taakaze's photo is People's Choice selection for photography show at Wailoa  Hawaii Tribune Herald

Courtesy photo This photo by Jay Takaaze was named the People's Choice for the Hawaii Photography Show in January at Wailoa Center in Hilo. Courtesy ...


How AI is changing photography  The Verge

Beyond the hype and bluster, AI has enabled staggering advances in photography over the past couple of years, and there's no reason to think that progress will ...


AIA|LA Announces the Winners of the 2019 Architectural Photography Awards  ARCHITECT Magazine

Eighteen photographs were honored in the third iteration of the annual awards program.


The 1980s in Iceland | Video & Photography Gallery  Guide to Iceland Now

Iceland in the eighties saw a seismic shift in society, including resolutions to the Cold War, the first female President and even the legalisation of beer. Discover ...


Bringing Photography’s Truth to the Classroom  The Quadrangle

by Christine Nappi, Contributor While being surrounded by 200 prisoners and only two prison guards, Lili Kobielski was photographing her documentary book “I ...


Don't fall into these four photography traps  DIYphotography

Your browser does not currently recognize any of the video formats available. Click here to visit our frequently asked questions about HTML5 video.


Award-Winning Photographer Lisa Saad Accused of Stealing Photos  PetaPixel

Lisa Saad is considered one of Australia's top photographers and has won numerous prestigious photo contests both in her country and internationally.


15+ Art and Photography Classes Online to Spark Your Imagination  My Modern Met

If your goal is to improve your creative skills, it's easy to spark your imagination with classes online. Here are 15+ online learning classes to try now!


West Pubnico native has heart for photography  The Digby Courier

It began with a telescope. Young Simon d'Entremont was fascinated with what he saw through the eyepiece and began taking photos of the moon, Saturn and ...


Opera's 'Reborn 3' update brings a refreshed UI and a 'photography-inspired' dark mode  TechSpot

Though it's never been quite as popular as Google Chrome, Opera is a solid browser for anyone who wants a more feature-rich (and arguably private) web ...


The surreal, colorful photography of Erwin Blumenfeld  Deutsche Welle

The German-Jewish photographer employed novel techniques, never shying away from experimentation. As a fashion photographer, he had his own ...


New Documentary on Portuguese Photographer Fernando Guerra Follows His Journey Through Architecture  ArchDaily

The Flying Photographer” is the name of the documentary that will showcase Sara Nunes (architectural film director from Building Pictures) following...


The Best Thing You Can Do to Improve Your Landscape Photography  Fstoppers

When you schedule a couple weeks for landscape photography, do you revisit locations from prior trips? It's tempting to visit new places, but if you want to ...


Charles Stanley: photography an 'awesome opportunity'  BP News

Charles Stanley addressed a gathering of student and professional photojournalists after the group presented him a lifetime achievement award. Photography ...


This groundbreaking Mossad photographer's most intriguing works can't be published  Haaretz

Her professional photographs, which documented the secret operations she conducted round the world, have never been published, but luckily for us, she kept ...


How 7 Travel Photographers Get Their Perfect Shot  Thrillist

The top cameras, mobile apps, and everything in between to up your travel photography game.


Erwin Blumenfeld: Fashion photography's surrealist innovator  DW (English)

The German-Jewish Blumenfeld was one of the mid 20th-century's most sought-after fashion photographers. But his work is more than glitz and glamour.


Wildlife Photographer Of The Year Unveils People's Choice Winners  Forbes

A heartwarming image depicting a unique moment between a pair of male lions, probably brothers, greeting and rubbing faces before settling down, won the ...


Photography and sex in Amos Badertscher's Baltimore  OUPblog

The Baltimore photographer Amos Badertscher has been cataloguing queer lives in his city since the 1960s: male sex workers and their girlfriends, the The ...


How photography became the 'dominant form of recording the world'  Dallas News

Most of us give up painting or sculpting when we leave the art classes of grade school, and aside from participation in church choirs or garage...


Creative Dog Photography Ideas Transform Pup into a Cast of Characters  My Modern Met

Photographer Ursula Aitchison snaps funny pictures of her dog Hugo. With her creative dog photography ideas, she transforms the pup into a cast of characters.


The Big Shot photography competition | Travel  The Times

Congratulations to Brian Hennessy of Londonderry, who wins £250 in Wex photographic vouchers as well as entry onto the shortlist for the big prizes, awarded ...


Columbian news photographer recognized in photo contest  The Columbian

Clark County Fire District 6 firefighter Dominic Sepe comforts Olivia Calton, 15, as firefighters work to put out a fire at her home on the evening of July 30, 2018, ...


2019 Sony World Photography Awards Open and Youth Shortlists  My Modern Met

A look at the shortlist for the Open and Youth Competitions of the 2019 Sony World Photography Awards, which will crown a winner in late February.


The Art of Building photography contest celebrates construction from all angles  New Atlas

Each year, the Chartered Institute of Building calls on photographers, professional and amateur alike, to submit images of the built environment for its annual Art ...


What It's Like Attending a Best Buy Photography Workshop  PetaPixel

After I saw an ad on Facebook about an upcoming Best Buy photography workshop, I got the idea to attend it, and I thought other photographers would be ...


The winners of the International Landscape Photographer of the Year competition revealed  Daily Mail

Adam Gibbs from Canada has been revealed as the 'photographer of the year' while American photographer Paul Marcellini took home the 'photograph of the ...


This photographer just captured images of rare black leopards at night in Africa. See the photos  Deseret News

A wildlife photographer captured an image of a black leopard late at night, something that's fairly uncommon among wildlife enthusiasts.


iPhone photographer turns lengthy commutes into works of art  Cult of Mac

Dina Alfasi doesn't find the long commute to work a grind. It's actually rich with characters she photographs with her iPhone.


The Middle East framed - regional photography for February 16, 2019  The National

We bring you the best pictures from the Middle East and North Africa.


See Stunning New Photos of Rare African Black Leopard  Smithsonian.com

Wildlife photographer used camera traps to record high-quality images of the elusive creature, while a team of researchers released separate video footage.


Canon EOS RP first impressions leave filmmakers disappointed  DIYphotography

With the new Canon EOS RP, Canon has added the second RF mount camera to its lineup. It's the lightest and least expensive Canon full frame camera ever, ...


Two simple ways to use any lens for macro photography  DIYphotography

If you want to shoot macro photography, sure, you can buy dedicated macro lenses. But, there are two simpler and cheaper ways to go macro and use the lenses ...


Photographers and the Danger of Comparison  Fstoppers

When talking with photographers about the photography industry, our conversation often turns to social media and the inevitable feeling of how comparison to ...


Instagram is a disease: Photographer Raghu Rai  Telegraph India

The renowned photographer shares his thoughts on shooting in the digital era, his first camera and picture, and more.


In ‘Born to Ice,’ iconic photographs of polar animals  Anchorage Daily News

This expansive and beautiful book, scenes range from vast panoramas to facial closeups, unveiling an Arctic that is far from the barren wasteland some would ...


How to Use Any Lens for Macro Photography  Fstoppers

The results from macro photography, when well done, can be spectacular as a dazzling, miniature world comes to life. Check out this great video to learn how to ...


Apple promotes photography with 'Shot on iPhone' contest, but is ripping off photographers  AppleInsider

Huge numbers of professional photographers use Apple gear, but even when they don't, why would they let Apple or any company use their images for free?


These Are the Best Practices for Underwater Photographers Hoping to Protect Marine Life  Smithsonian.com

Underwater photography opens a portal into the little-seen antics of deep sea marine life, but as a new study published in Scientific Reports explains, the ...


Sutton photographer David Julian submits photo of Manchaug Falls  Millbury-Sutton Chronicle

Chronicle reader David Julian submitted this photo of Sutton's Manchaug Falls in January 2019.


This week's outtakes from Quad-City Times photographers  Quad City Times

Water trips down an icicle in Davenport, Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019. Camera: Canon EOS-1D X Mark II Lens: EF50mm f/1.4 USM Exposure: 1/1600 sec; f/8; ISO ...


Walter Chandoha, Photographer Whose Specialty Was Cats, Dies at 98  The New York Times

A stray kitten appropriately named Loco started Mr. Chandoha on an unexpected career. By the time he died, he had taken some 90000 cat pictures.


Gallery: Astounding imagery from the 2019 Sony World Photography Awards  New Atlas

The Sony World Photography Awards are in full swing for another year, and yet again the early signs are nothing short of amazing. Those to make the shortlist ...


Tucson photographer gets national recognition with US Postal Service  KGUN

A longtime Tucson photographer is being recognized by the U.S. Postal *Service* by having his pictures of flowering cacti distributed a stamp collection available ...


Chinese photographer Lu Guang disappeared months ago. Where is he?  National Geographic

Lu Guang boldly covered controversial issues like pollution in China until he went missing.


Apple unveils new in-store sessions covering photography, Garage Band, health and more  TechCrunch

Apple is launching 58 new Today at Apple sessions to beef up its in-store education offerings for people who want to explore Apple's products. The sessions ...


Richard Furlong one of three prominent P.E.I. photographers featured in exhibit  The Journal Pioneer

Richard Furlong was one of the prominent photographers in P.E.I. in the 1970s. He was the night photographer at The Guardian. He operated his own studio.


Cosplay photographer admits to using a spy cam in changing rooms  Shacknews

Cosplay photographer Michael Benedict admits to filming individuals without consent.


80000 Watercolor Portraits (and Counting) Paint a Pre-Photography Picture of the Planet  Smithsonian.com

Before photography was around to detail the natural world, there were watercolor paintings. A recently launched database has digitized 80,000 (and counting) ...


Gabriel Perez Silva's First Photography Show  The Cut

On a recent Thursday night, a crowd of fashionable young New Yorkers gathered in a midtown art gallery to celebrate the 21-year-old photographer Gabriel ...


Garry Winogrand Documentary Casts New Light on Mid-Century Street Photographer  Variety

It's an amazing time for documentaries — in fact, there are so many looks into fascinating lives and subjects out there right now that it's hard to keep track of them ...


Keystone park vistas inspire award-winning New Alexandria photographer  Tribune-Review

Keystone State Park hides few sites around its 78-acre lake that Carolyn Anderson hasn't explored. 'I have probably been at every spot you can be at,' said the ...


Don McCullin Is a War Photographer. Just Don’t Call Him an Artist.  The New York Times

His camera has captured conflict from Northern Ireland to Vietnam. An exhibition at Tate Britain in London shows some of his finest work.


Amazon’s ‘Photograph’ To Make Memories This Summer  Deadline

EXCLUSIVE: Amazon Studios will release Ritesh Batra's romance feature Photograph stateside on May 17, the weekend before the Memorial Day stretch.


Mark Harrison, longtime Seattle Times photographer, dies at 58  The Seattle Times

Mark Harrison specialized in sports photography, producing evocative, live-action photographs, particularly of college athletics — most captured with a heavy, ...


From photography to fitness, Richa Maheshwari is setting new records  The Sunday Guardian

Richa Maheshwari is an award-winning fashion photographer whose name is in the Limca Book of Records. She set a world record not in the field of ...


Crooked Tree hosting three new photography exhibits | Featured-pnr  Petoskey News-Review

PETOSKEY — The Crooked Tree Arts Center in Petoskey is beginning the new year with three new exhibits, all revolving around photography.


A Photographer Re-Creates the Snapshots in Old Family Albums  WIRED

Rie Yamada collects vintage photo albums and re-stages the images—with herself as all the subjects.


Display marks Disabled Photographers' Society anniversary  BBC News

The Library of Birmingham has 30 photos on display to mark the society's 50th anniversary.


Artist and former WBNG employee Ned Weisman showcases photography exhibit at First Friday  WBNG-TV

First Friday goers got the chance to meet the man behind a photography exhibit, who has ties to Binghamton as well as WBNG.


home | site map | Seashell Photography
© 2006