Life in the Field as an Underwater Photographer

Brian Skerry, an award winning photographer for National Geographic, explores the underwater world searching for the perfect photo. But getting that photo is never easy. Read more from Brian about the perfect underwater photo and other adventures in the field on his blog. 

Photographer Brian Skerry walks knee deep in a mangrove in the Bahamas.
Brian Skerry sits on a 20 foot high underwater tripod to photograph the Aquarius Habitat off Florida.Brian Skerry prepares to dive in icy waters. Brian Skerry in a room with all his photography equipment cases.Brian Skerry takes an up close photo of a tiger shark on the seafloor.