The Rapture of the Deep | Maldives with the Panasonic GH5 [VIDEO]

The Rapture of the Deep | Maldives with the Panasonic GH5 [VIDEO]

Video By Ambassador Matt Jacobs

This beautiful footage was shot over 5 days in the Maldives using the Panasonic Lumix GH5 in Ikelite 200DL Underwater Housing # 71305. Matt shoots exclusively natural light photography with an internal color correcting filter and custom white balance with each change of depth.

Matt used the Panasonic Leica 8-18mm f/2.8-4.0 DG Vario-Elmarit ASPH, Panasonic 7-14mm f/4 G ASPH, and Panasonic 8mm f/3.5 G Fisheye lenses with an 8" Dome Port.

Follow the link in the Additional Viewing section to hear from Matt what went into the making of the video.




Matt Jacobs ContributorAmbassador Matt Jacobs learned to dive in the Philippines while he was traveling around the world extensively as a photographer in the late 90's. It was only natural to combine his passion for photography with his love of the water. Egypt is now his spiritual home with a special fondness for the Red Sea. Matt is a Panasonic LUMIX Ambassador and his work has been published and sold as fine art internationally. Read more...



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