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An Ocean of Colors


by Paul S. Auerbach, M.D.



About the Book:

    This book provides amateur diver-photographers with an extremely useful framework upon which to improve their art. Accompanied by 120 exquisite full-color plates, the text offers a practical approach to techniques and equipment. The author has condensed decades of experience into an entertaining and readable book that should become part of the library for anyone who enjoys underwater photographs or carries a camera into the ocean.


About the Author:

    Paul S. Auerbach, M.D., is recognized internationally as an underwater photographer, scuba diver, and physician specializing in medical emergencies, and an expert on hazardous marine animals and wilderness medicine. Dr. Auerbach's understanding of marine animals is shared regularly with underwater cinematographers, scuba divers, magazine readers, physicians, and lecture audiences. He is Editor Emeritus of the journal Wilderness and Environmental Medicine, and author of numerous articles and books, including Diving the Rainbow Reefs: Adventures of an Underwater Photographer. A graduate of Duke University and the Duke University of School of Medicine, he received his M.B.A. from Stanford University Graduate School of Business.



As hundreds of thousands of scuba divers achieve their certification each year and explore the undersea wilderness, there will be legions of new photographers with unique opportunities to record their adventures on film.

from the Preface


Publication date: 1996

Size: 7 3/8 x 9 ¼ (18.7 x 23.5 cm); 144 pages; 120 color plates

CIP L.C. 96-28415

ISBN 978-0-87850-114-4 (paperbound)  $24.95  Buy it at Amazon.com!