Emmy-Award winning Underwater Cinematographer Frazier Nivens and award-winning Shark Wrangler Stuart Cove will offer the Underwater Cinematography Immersion Professional Training at Stuart Cove’s Dive Bahamas operation in Nassau, Bahamas.  This exclusive program is slated for July 13-19th 2015 in Nassau, Bahamas.

Stuart Cove’s operation has been the host for hundreds of TV and feature film productions.  Frazier Nivens is a PADI Course Director and world renowned multiple Emmy™ and Telly ™ Award Winning underwater filmmaker.  Frazier will take students beyond just the normal underwater video courses to help them achieve motion imaging underwater that will be colorful, creative underwater imaging fully edited into a work of art.  Open to all skill levels, Go Pro, DSLR, HD video and RED Digital Cinema cameras. Students should be totally comfortable underwater while scuba diving, have great buoyancy control for participating in this program to get good results.

“Frazier and I have worked together for more than 20 years,” recalls Stuart Cove. “With the continued growth in underwater videography, it’s a natural fit for the two of us to work together on such an important program. Frazier’s expertise in underwater filming is unmatched. This will be a very special week and I look forward to another opportunity to work with him.”

The Underwater Cinematography Immersion Motion imaging training includes your classroom instruction, shark and wreck dives daily with Frazier and hands on instruction in the beautiful Bahamas.  Frazier produces television programming for Discovery Channel, Shark Week, Mutual of Omaha’s Wild Kingdom, ABC, CBS, NBC, Food Network, BBC, Granada TV and many more.

Frazier Nivens

Frazier Nivens. Credit: Stuart Cove

Frazier will take students beyond the basics and teach how to get great images with your existing camera system, or help you purchase and choose a great system to fit your needs prior to the program. In conjunction with Stuart Coves, Dive Bahamas operation in Nassau, Bahamas he will dive in depth into your own camera system, whether it be GoPro, DSLR, Video or RED Digital Cinema Ultra High Definition, and teach you what you need to know to get the most out of your system.

Call to speak to Frazier personally and he’ll give you the advise you need and help you get what you need before the course begins. Rentals will also be avalable for those who wish to learn first before buying.   These would need to be arranged in advance by contacting Frazier Nivens at

This class is very popular and must be reserved far in advance so book now.  Class size is limited.  Please bring your Laptop, Mac or PC and email Frazier after you enroll in the class for available rentals and gear that you will need to bring with you for the week of training.  You will also need to sign up for a free one month subscription to Adobe Creative Cloud and Download and install Production Premium onto your Mac or PC


Prices and accommodations are available at the Orange Hill Beach Inn, Singles are $2,106 pp tax inclusive, and DBL occupancy is $1,742 pp tax inclusive.  This includes Breakfast daily at Orange Hill, Lunch with Stuart Coves daily, all shark and wreck dives daily, and UW filmmaking program.  It does not include airfare or dinners.

To book your reservation for the Underwater Cinematography Immersion Training call 1-800-879-9832, or visit for more information.  Class size is limited.  Class content will be customized for attendees best results given their respective underwater camera systems they use during the program.