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Welcome to my web site.

I have a lot of exciting things going on for both ABOVE WATER and UNDERWATER photographers. You can learn above and underwater photography with daily classes in Grand Cayman, we have a huge selection of duty free cameras and accessories for every above and underwater need. You can rent underwater cameras andyou can purchase underwater prints. Explore below to discover all of the ways that we can help you to capture your life and adventures in photos.

Thank you for visiting, and let me know if you have any questions.

Enjoy the journey,

 

We offer photo services for both ABOVE WATER and UNDERWATER.

We sell cameras and photo accessories at duty free prices, including a full line of Nikon and Olympus. We offer evening photo instruction classes, and private classes for all levels above and underwater. We do all types of printing, and wedding and event photography.

Use the buttons above to navigate to the areas that interest you. We also have a brief summary of everything all on this page, so just keep on scrolling.

I can help you capture your above and underwater adventure in photos.

Click here to find out about our Third Annual Cathy Church Photo Fest at Sunset House, in Grand Cayman. It is a week of fun, photography and diving with our special, long bottom time. Join us May 11 - 18, 2013.

    I have a lot of exciting things going on. You can learn above and underwater photography with daily classes in Grand Cayman, we have a huge selection of duty free cameras and accessories for every above and underwater need. You can rent underwater cameras andyou can purchase underwater prints. Explore below to discover all of the ways that we can help you to capture your life and adventures in photos.

    Thank you for visiting, and let me know if you have any questions.

    Enjoy the journey,

     

    Here is a small part of Cathy's new, world's-largest
    Underwater wall mural at Grand Cayman's airport.

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    Enjoy our individual Photo classes scheduled to meet your needs.

    at Cathy Church's Underwater Photo Centre and Gallery in Grand Cayman, at Sunset House.

    We offer everything from:

    • Five minutes to all day photo classes
    • Group and private courses any day
    • Beginners to professionals -- you set the topics
    • Any age or physical ability or disability --learn at your own rate
    • Point and shoot to advanced housed systems
    • Divers can also learn on a shore dive or boat charter.

    You will love how much better your photos become!

    Check Cathy's US seminar schedule for a workshop near you.

     

     

     

     

    Photo Centre Services

    • We sell a full range of digital camerasfor above and underwater, as well as camera bags,tripods, memory cards, film, batteries and other accessories.

    • We rent underwater digital still and video cameras with a FREE underwater photography mini-lesson included.

    • We will take your photo for you underwater, even with a mermaid if you wish.

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    Buy your U/W photo equipment from us!

    • COMPLETE line of Nikon and Olympus digital camera systems with housings, UltraLight arms, Sea & Sea, Inon and Olympus strobes, SeaLife camera system and more.

    • Check out the Aquatica housing for the Nikon D800.

    • Look at this LOW COST Olympus EPL-5 with housing, lens, port, strobe and arm for only $2275.00!!! And the Olympus XZ-2 system for only $1899.00!! TONS MORE!

    • FREE LESSONS - with every purchase.

    Cathy's private photo charter boat

    The 30-foot M/Y Photo Journey is a floating classroom and dive boat for one photo instructor, one crew and up to two photo students/divers. With an on-board computer for viewing digital photos between dives, refrigerator, and private head with shower, this comfortable boat has a broad range of uses.

    The aft deck has tank racks for twelve tanks and a large fresh-water camera-rinse bucket. It travels comfortably at eleven to thirteen knots. More>>>

     

     

    Who is Cathy Church?

    Cathy is simply one of the most wonderful people in the world. Her goal is to help you take better photographs and have fun at the same time. She has been an underwater photographer since 1966, has written hundreds of articles and a video, coauthored five books, and taught thousands of students. (I wrote this myself -- did I go too far? Nah.)
    Complete biography.

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    My Underwater Photo Journey

    • Download FREE PHOTO LESSONS for each picture in the book. It's like a second book for free!

    • 144 pages in color 11x10in

    • Only $39.95, + $6.00 shipping and handling from my US office.

    • FREE Black and white 8x10" photo

    These are Cathy's favorite underwater photos taken with film from her travels all over the world prior to 2002.

    CALL OUR TOLL-FREE BOOK-ORDER HOTLINE 888-690-7072. Or get it when you come to Cayman and I will personalize if for you.

     

     

    More ordering INFO and reviews

    "It is seldom that a book of this kind gives me such instant satisfaction!
    Your book is a rare combination of art, marine biology and instruction that is hard to beat! Thank you for sharing your wisdom and your amazing Underwater Photo Journey with the rest of the world!"

    Ingvar Eliasson, M.D., Ph.D.

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    Do you know someone who would like to dive with you, but is "not a water person?"

    Whether they are afraid of the water, the creatures, or the depths, have them read this helpful article. Cathy has helped a lot of people who are frightened by the thought of diving and by working through the problems with them, she has helped them to learn how they can enjoy the water and the amazing sealife in spite of their fear. More>>>

    Proud supporters and members of: Divers Alert Network, Cayman Islands Tourism Association, The Historical Diving Society and Diving Equipment Marketing Association.