UNDERWATER FILMMAKER

DISCOVER THE UNKNOWN

Career Information

Job description: The job involves exploring the mysteries of the ocean and giving the audience a glimpse into the previously unknown. You will be equipped with a wet suit, oxygen tank and mask, and a cinematography underwater camera.


Work conditions: The working conditions for this job can be very dangerous. You're life is always on the line when it comes to diving. You could have equipment failure or mother nature could catch you by surprise, so you always have to take extreme precaution while on the job


3 items used: You will wear a wet suit which will keep you dry and help regulate your body temperature so you don't get hypothermia, you'll have an oxygen tank and mask so you can stay underwater for an extended period of time, and your movie camera to film whatever is needed to be filmed.


Education Needed: To obtain this job you will need. a bachelors degree of fine arts in visual communications designs. The hourly wage for this job is $325 per hour. This job also requires for you to stay up on your game, or else someone can catch up with you and slip into the void.


Pros

You get paid $325 per hour

You get to explore new places


Cons

It's extremely dangerous and you could get killed

You will stay busy almost all the time


3 reasons why this career is important: This career is important because our planet is made up of 75% of water and we still have a lot unknown about our world, and this career will help show and educate us on what lies below to show us how vast the ocean really is and the aquatic life that is inhabitant to it.


The career itself is very dangerous and adventurous. so if you're the type of person who thrives off those characteristics the this career is just for you


If you're looking for something in the filming business and filming is you're dream then this will also be important job choice for you, it's fun, adventurous, exciting, and you will always have a new experience every time you're on the job. This is a filmmaker's dream Job!



Current need for this career: There will always be a need for this career. It is very important to have this type of job. But with that being said it is very competitive and a lot of people want to do it, so you have to work really hard to get into a career such as underwater filmmaking.


learn more at: http://www.untamedscience.com/filmmaking/advanced-filmmaking/underwater-filmmaking-basics/


http://oceanexplorer.noaa.gov/edu/oceanage/13jheinerth/welcome.html