NEWS

Join SFUPS members and friends on a dive at South Florida Diving Headquarters in Pompano on 7 May. This will be a 2-tank dive (nitrox 36 recommended) on the Okinawa Wreck off Pompano Beach (55-70 ft) to shoot the regal sea goddess nudibranchs described by SFUPS ... Read More
With Beth Watson Beth’s presentation will cover wide-angle shooting tips and strategies, along with some of her favorite wide-angle shooting techniques. “Photography is a niche that allows me to express my creativity which fuels the artistic portion of my soul.” ~ Beth Watson Photography and scuba diving are Beth’s passions. Adoring ... Read More
  SFUPS sponsor Force-E is making the following special offer to SFUPS members: • Two free Air fills • Two free Nitrox fills • $10 off in-store purchase • All the above offers must be used by December 31st, 2022 In addition, if you are not already part of the Force-E Rewards Program you will be ... Read More
January 22, 2022photofish@mindspring.com
SHORT BUT BEAUTIFUL LIVESA talk by SFUPS Member JACK ISRAELJack was the former FBI Chief Technology Officer (2005-2010) and spent a year recently applying fingerprinting concepts to adorable regal sea goddess nudibranchs (Felimare picta) to solve mysteries about their lifecycles. One university professor commented in the 70’s that “we don’t ... Read More
LESSONS FROM A LIFETIME OF LEARNING: MACROWith Dr. Alex Mustard (via Zoom)Following on from some wide angle focused presentations, Alex Mustard is changing our focus to smaller subjects in his presentation on producing eye catching macro pictures. Alex will discuss techniques suited to the full range of macro images, from ... Read More
February 17, 2022photofish@mindspring.com
BEST OF BAJA - EXPLORING THE WILD WESTWith Hannes KlostermannBaja is a special place. Separating the Sea of Cortez and the Pacific Ocean, the Baja California Peninsula is home to amazing landscapes and incredible wildlife. Due to its unique location, it hosts some of the most impressive animal migrations on the planet, ... Read More
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR 2021 WINNERS!!! Thank you for sharing your stunning work and beautiful videos throughout the year. ANDY DEITSCH – 2021 Photographer of the Year TOM POFF – 2nd Place BERND MEIER – 3rd Place ... Read More
August 20, 2023Hornberger, Eleanor
Sadly, our Friend and SFUPS Master Photographer Igor Seregin passed away this week due to a car coming into the opposite lane while trying to pass a truck. It was a head on collision. Igor was 62 years old. He had two sons, and his beautiful wife Nadia. He was educated at ... Read More
September 13, 2021photofish@mindspring.com
RUMBLE ON THE REEF
/ CONTESTS
The gauntlet was thrown at an earlier SFUPS meeting and now the time has come for the show down between SFUPS and CAYSoUP. Which club will produce more winning images in this first ever, fun UW shootout ? Click the button below to see ... Read More
2021 SFUPS AWARDS AND VIRTUAL HOLIDAY CELEBRATION 2021 Year In Review 2021 Photographer of the Year Award Additional SFUPS Awards Join us Tuesday, December 14th, 7:00 PM for our annual holiday get together. This time it will be virtual from the comfort of your own home. Zoom meeting will open at 6:45pm CLICK HERE TO JOIN THE ZOOM ... Read More
November 12, 2021photofish@mindspring.com
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR 2020 WINNERS!!! Thank you for sharing your stunning work and beautiful videos throughout the year. JACK ISRAEL – 2020 Photographer of the Year LISA KELLY – 2nd Place DARRELL HEJDE – 3rd Place ... Read More
December 8, 2020photofish@mindspring.com
SFUPS sponsor Force-E is making the following special offer to SFUPS members: • Two free Air fills • Two free Nitrox fills • $10 off in-store purchase • All the above offers must be used between June 1st and December 31st, 2021 In addition, if you are not already part of the Force-E Rewards Program you ... Read More
January 15, 2020photofish@mindspring.com
"HOW TO TALK ABOUT PHOTOGRAPHS, AND MAKE BETTER ONES"With Rick McCawleyRick McCawley’s 30th book “MAKING THE TOP 100 UNDERWATER PHOTOS, The Art of the Critique” will be published via KickStarter. The book will take an analytical look at why the best photos are the best. Rick will discuss how to critique ... Read More
December 17, 2021photofish@mindspring.com
FROM POINT-AND-SHOOT TO PROFESSIONALWith Renee Grinnell CapozzolaExplore Renee’s journey in underwater photography, including stories of the shots and valuable tips on photo techniques! She will share how she got started, what she has accomplished in the past 5 years showing images along the way to illustrate including stories of the shot and ... Read More
BEHIND THE SCENES WITH CHANGING SEAS:THE MAKING OF A MARINE SCIENCE TV SERIESWith Alexa ElliottEver wonder how the ocean documentaries you watch on TV are made? South Florida PBS’ Changing Seas Series Creator and Producer Alexa Elliott takes you backstage for an overview of the process, from initial idea to finished ... Read More
September 13, 2021photofish@mindspring.com