If you've seen Into the Blue, Casino Royale, Flipper, Thunderball and dozens of other Hollywood films that showcase the underwater world, then you've probably seen the playground for Stuart Cove's Undersea Video Challenge.
Follow in the footsteps of the world's top video and underwater cinematographers, live the ultimate dream of writing, filming, editing and producing your own video of the silent world. Sport Diver has teamed up with Stuart Cove's Dive Bahamas for the first of its kind in the world: an underwater filmmaking competition. You'll not only have reef sharks, dozens of wrecks and healthy reefs as your underwater studio, but you'll also have the chance to work with Emmy Award-winning cameraman Mike Pitts, who spends most of his time underwater while working for the BBC Natural History Unit. Pitts works alongside the famous BBC producer and director Neil Lucas, who will be there to assist, advise and mentor as you take your project from vision to final product.
The winning film will be posted on sportdiver.com and stuartcove.com, and will be entered into Sundance,
Cannes and the Bahamas Independent Film Festival free of charge. The event will also be covered in the pages of Sport Diver magazine. Event fee includes 7 nights accommodations at the Wyndham Cable Beach, 6 Dives , Daily breakfast and lunch while diving and attending production workshops.
If you've ever dreamed of making it big in the world of underwater video and filmmaking, then reserve your spot now by calling 1-800-82-SHARK (74275) or 954-524-5755, space is limited.