Derrin Battles undeniable passion for underwater photography began at the Brooks Institute. The Brooks Institute was known for their underwater imaging courses.
Derrin has been a trailblazer in the commercial photography industry for the last 22 years. His interest in photographing people and especially underwater had an opportunity to present itself in a ridiculously creative way with our Pair of Thieves client.
It happened to be a cold November day in an outdoor swimming pool with a big acorn tree right above us – oh yeah, and sideways rain. It wouldn’t be fun if we didn’t challenge ourselves.
Behind the Scenes…
Thanks to Jay Lawrence and Sara Beasley who were real troupers during this whole process. There is no way we would have been able to pull it off without those two.
Turning images to create illusion.
Though, the elements we encountered only added to the unforgettable experience and even more the final images.