Kevin Deacon Workshop to The Philippines AND Palau

Kevin-webKevin Deacon Photography Workshop to The Philippines AND Palau

3rd – 16th August 2013

S/Y Philippine Siren & S/Y Palau Siren

4,000 Euro per person  Fully Booked!

Kevin Deacon is considered one of Australia’s most experienced, accomplished and highly published underwater photographers. His images have received international acclaim and have graced the pages of prestigious books and magazines through out the World during the past 30 years. He is also himself an author and has published numerous books including “Australia & the South Pacific” which captured images and the uniqueness of each region. Kevin’s images have scooped numerous awards including the “Oceans Underwater Photographer of the Year” and “Australasian Photographer of the Year 2002”, he has also received the PADI Founding Father Award in 1995.

Kevin will be hosting a series of underwater photography workshops in 2013 with the Siren Fleet, over which he will be giving presentations on Equipment, Composition, Environmental Considerations and Camera Control. The first of the series will combine two superb diving destinations into one 13 night liveaboard safari. Spend 6 nights in the Southern Visayas, Philippines then travel from Manila to Koror for a further 6 days of diving in Palau. Guests will have the opportunity to photograph a variety of genres, including macro, wide angle close up, wide angle sunlight, sihouettes & working with models, all under Kevin’s professional guidance.

book-this-trip An Additional workshop is scheduled for 15th- 25th October 2013, to explore the Philippines’ Visayan region in depth over 10 nights.

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Gerald Rambert 2013 Underwater Photography Workshop in Palau

Gerald Rambert 2013 Underwater Photography Workshop in Palau

9th to 19th March 2013

S/Y Palau Siren

3,695 Euro per person Fully Booked!!

Gerald-Rambertweb-2Gerald, from Mauritius will once again be hosting a 10-night Underwater Photography Workshop with the Siren Fleet. Previous workshops have been in the Philippines, Raja Ampat, the Maldives and Thailand, this year he is venturing to Palau with the anticipation of shark action, manta rays and plenty of macro subjects too there is so much to hold the interest of underwater photographers. Whether you are a beginner or more experienced photographer you can benefit from Gerald’s instruction- or simply join a like-minded group.

Gerald will give afternoon and evening presentations on a range of subjects relating to camera set up, composition, techniques and editing. He provides individual in-water instruction and between dive coaching to ensure you develop your own techniques and style at an individual pace.

You can view his photo gallery on his personal website www.geraldrambert.com

Book Now to Join Gerald in for Diving in Fiji in 2014!!!

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Fish & Trips in the Maldives

Christine Gstoettner webTina Gstoettner in the Maldives

23rd August – 2nd September 2013

S/Y Maldives Siren

3,100 Euro per person


Christine Gstöttner is a professional photographer and vicepresident of the international NGO Sharkproject.org. She has specialised in Shark Photography and – of course – conservation. 

The trip is as much about learning as it is about sharing ideas and techniques.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a passionate photographer and learn more about shark conservation during a 10-night liveaboard trip in the Maldives, taking the northern itinerary from Baa to Male. With dives at South Male, Ari, Baa Noonu and Lhaviyani atolls, guests can expect to see grey reef sharks, white tip reef sharks, leopard sharks, manta and eagle rays as well as guitar rays and whale sharks.
Talks and workshops will be conducted in German, however if there is also demand for English, we will arrange that also.
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Can’t make these dates? You can also join Tina in 2014 as she hosts two trips taking the Siren Fleet Maldives Southern itinerary in Feb/Mar and for 10 nights in Fiji in August!

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Alex Mustard in Raja Ampat

Alex Mustard in Raja Ampat

25th January – 4th February 2013

S/Y Indo Siren

2700 Euro per person  Fully Booked!!

MUSTARD web2010Alex Mustard lives in Hampshire, holds a Ph.D. in marine biology and works as a freelance marine biologist, author and photographer. He took his first underwater pictures aged nine, has had his images widely published and has won firstprizes in both the prestigious Festival Mondial de L’Image Sous Marine in Antibes and the BBC Wildlife Photographer of the year competition. His main diving interest is observing and photographing the everyday behaviour of marine life, something that many divers miss. Alex is the digital officer of the British Society of Underwater Photographers and co-administrator of the digital photography website Wetpixel. Alex’s latest book, ‘The Art of Diving’ (2006) was written in conjunction with Nick Hanna.

Visit Alex’s website to view photos and read about his recent excursions.

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Alex will also be offering 2 Photography workshops in 2014 in Raja Ampat aboard the S/Y Indo Siren

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UWPhotographyGuide.com Photo Expedition to Philippines & Palau

UWPhotographyGuide.com Photography Expedition to The Philippines AND Palau

scott gietler onboardWeb15th – 28th June 2013

S/Y Philippine Siren & S/Y Palau Siren

4,000 Euro per person

Join Scott Geitler for a superb 13 night liveaboard safari combining both the Philippines and Palau. Spend 6 nights in the Southern Visayas then travel from Manila to Koror to board the S/Y Palau Siren for a further 6 nights. Departing from Cebu visit the reefs of Cabilao, Balicasag and Pescador island along with the macro critter sites around Dauin. Disembark in Moalboal and continue your experience in Palau, where you will dive the highlights of Blue Corner, German Channel, Ulong Channel and Peleliu, as well as a visit to Jelly Fish Lake. Two superb diving destinations – 1 amazing liveaboard trip!

Read About Scott’s Adventure to Raja Ampat aboard the S/Y Indo Siren

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Werner Thiele Escorted Underwater Photography in the Maldives

WERNER webWerner Thiele Escorted Underwater Photography

Leading a variety of dive liveaboard safaris, Werner will be joining Siren Fleet later this year in the Maldives and Raja Ampat!

from 3,100 Euro per person Limited Spaces Available!

Werner Thiele, born in Tyrol Austria, started diving when he was 18 years old and became youngest professional diving instructor in Austria. At 22 years old he started taking pictures under water as proof of his tremendous adventures for his friends and relations After winning more than 200 international photo competitions he became CMAS worldchampion in wideangle underwater photography in 2005. In 2009 he was international judge in Korea for the CMAS underwater photography world championship and today he is member of the CMAS visual commision.


Liveaboard safaris hosted by Werner also available in 2014 – 2016 to a wide variety of Siren Fleet destinations, including Truk Lagoon, Fiji, Komodo, Palau, Philippines, Banda Sea & Ambon and the Maldives

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