Underwater Filming by Rich Stevenson

Underwater and marine filming services for TV and Film productions

For any underwater and marine filming services we can document extensive experience in all aspects of TV and Film production including the following:

♦ Natural history
♦ Shorts
♦ TV drama,
♦ Feature film
♦ Narrowcast online content,
♦ Broadcast TV commercials
♦ Presenter led documentaries.
♦ Music videos

Please click on this link to see a list of our credits: Waterproof Media credits list

Above all we are used to working with high profile actors, artists and presenters who become engaged with filming in the marine environment, and we pride ourselves on a ‘safety first’ approach without over complicating production needs.


Waterproof Media are a unique company in that we offer dry and wet hire, this means that all the equipment we use personally is also available should you wish to use your own filming and camera teams. The gear we use is professionally made and maintained and we always have comprehensive back up equipment available should you need additional kit at short notice

Camera systems that can be supported underwater are as follows:

  • Alexa Mini
  • Red Weapon / Dragon / Monstro / Gemini
  • Panasonic GH5 and GH5S
  • Sony A7S2 and A7R2
  • Sony F5 / F55
  • Phantom Veo 4k
  • Panasonic EVA1 5.7k
  • Canon 5D3 / 5D4 and 5DS.

Blue Sharks

camera boat

Please note that we are always happy to work in a support role for your preferred operator or DoP, and we have found this to be a good half way house between dry and wet hire meaning valuable production time isn’t lost on unfamiliar hired in equipment.

A PDF list of equipment for ‘dry hire’ can be downloaded here: WPM hire list

A PDF document detailing our underwater services can be downloaded here: Waterproof Media Services

Waterproof Media is named on the BBC and ITV approved diving contractors list. This means that the company is insured and registered with the HSE to provide underwater and marine filming services in accordance with the H&SE approved code of practise, and to read a blog Rich wrote about filming underwater within the UK please click here

In production terms this means your project is insured and fit for purpose when working in UK waters, and for more details on the requirements please send an email to mail@richstevenson.co.uk

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