I had been looking to get a great shot of a Nassau Grouper and experiment with my camera on a trip to the Exumas.  I was looking to learn how to use my white balance underwater to capture images without a strobe light.  You take a white slate underwater and position it where you can set a custom white balance on the camera by telling the camera what white is at depth.  Once the camera knows what white is, it will then be able to approximate what the other colors are.  The trick to this is that once you set the white balance you will need to stay at the same depth or just a bit shallower.  If you change depth by more than 7 to 10 feet you will need to reset the white balance at that depth to get true colors.


On one dive that trip, I spotted a Nassau Grouper that looked like it wanted it’s picture taken.  I was mistaken and as I approached it slide underneath a rock to hide, but as you can see I was able to capture this image of this shy piscine.



16x20 Metallic Print under Acrylic


Peekaboo Acrylic Print

$150.00 Regular Price
$100.00Sale Price
  • For any undamaged product, simply return it with its included accessories and packaging along with the original receipt (or gift receipt) within 14 days of the date you receive the product, and we will exchange it or offer a refund based upon the original payment method. In addition, please note the following: (i) Products can be returned only in the country in which they were originally purchased; and (ii) the following products are not eligible for return: Acrylic prints are sold as is and non-returnable unless damaged in shipping. 


    For damaged products please send pictures of the damaged print and packaging to jeff@orangediamonduwp.com within 3 business days so the print can be replaced.  You may need to bend the metal 90 degrees and email photographs of the bend to receive a new print.  Those photographs should also be sent to jeff@orangediamonduwp.com.  

  • Image is printed on metallic photograph paper and is mounted behind 1/4" acrylic.  All acrylic prints come with a french cleat and mounting hardware.


    Free shipping is included with this print, and all prints will be signed by the artist.


    All prints come with a Certificate of Authenticity signed by the artist that tells the backstory of the photograph.  This should be kept with the print, and transfered with the print if sold.


    The prints can be cleaned with water or a mild window cleaner and a soft non abrasive cloth.  

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