Migration Media offer a full range of photography services  including underwater and marine photography, underwater portraits, surf photography, aerial photography and nature wildlife photography. Please contact us for more information about your next photo shoot.

Underwater Photographer

Humpback WhalesProfessional underwater photographer specialised in all aspects of underwater photography including pelagics, marine life, underwater scenes, coral reefs, people, underwater timelapse and nature for a variety of applications including publication, conservation, expeditions, advertising & marketing, events and fine art prints. As experienced waterman and water women, we pride ourselves on image quality and creative photography adapting our style to suit all projects.

Based in the towns of Coral Bay and Exmouth in Western Australia’s idyllic Ningaloo Reef, Migration Media offer their services internationally and throughout Australia including Western Australia Mid-West, Batavia, Gascoyne and Pilbara regions. We also travel to Perth, Geraldton, Abrohlos Islands, Kalbarri, Shark Bay, Carnarvon, Coral Bay, Exmouth, Karratha, Port Hedland, Broome and beyond. Contact us for more information regarding our underwater photography services.

Portrait Photographer

Hayley Versace offers professional portrait photography specialising in underwater and ocean portraiture. Combining her creativity with extensive underwater knowledge and experience, she shoots stunning portrait photography and videography for fashion, glamour, maternity, weddings, trash the dress, families, children and babies. Hayley travels internationally and throughout Australia including Western Australia’s Coral Coast, Pilbara & Gascoyne Regions and the towns of Perth, Geraldton, Kalbarri, Shark Bay, Carnarvon, Coral Bay, Exmouth, Karratha, Port Hedland and Broome.

Hayley schedules customized portrait photography & wedding shoots including aerial and UAV photography and videography options, underwater and land based photography suiting your specific requirements and style preferences. Professional high resolution photographic canvas prints, acrylic, aluminium and metalic photographic paper prints can be ordered from your shoot as well as digital images on USB. Contact Hayley to organise your next photography or video shoot.

Ocean and Surf Photographer

Professional underwater ocean and surf photographer, Ed Cardwell shoots creative wave and surf photography travelling internationally in search of the perfect wave. Based along Western Australia’s Coral Coast, professional photographer, Ed Cardwell, loves the North-Western Australia coastline searching for perfect blue water and smooth ocean swells that grace this rugged coastline during the winter months. As an experienced and qualified waterman, Ed Cardwell shoots high quality surf photography including UAV aerials and underwater images around the North & Mid-West, Coral Coast and Gascoyne Regions of Western Australia including the towns of Kalbarri, Carnarvon, Coral Bay and Exmouth. Please contact Ed for more information reagrding surf photography shoots.

UAV and Drone Aerials

Migration Media are proud to announce our new UAV and drone photography and video services providing promotional, commercial and nature aerial photography and videography. Shooting in 4k resolution, images are sharp and colorful making the most of this unique and spectacular perspective. Stills and time lapse photography for all purposes and specialised in ocean photography with the use of polarised filters. Wide angle lenses and stitch photography ensures we capture everything within a single image. With aerials fast becoming a must for all media projects, contact us for more information on how to schedule your next aerial UAV drone shoot.

Migration Media’s professional underwater photographer holds commercial operators T-Class license for commercial filming and photography within Western Australia’s Marine & National Parks including UNESCO World Heritage Listed Ningaloo Reef, Shark Bay & Rowley Shoals Marine Parks, Cape Range, Karijini & Kimberley National Parks and Rottnest Island. As professional underwater camera operators and photographers, we hold professional PADI SCUBA Diving, technical and free diving qualifications with full liability insurance for commercial operations as well as a fully licensed drone and UAV operations certificates.

Photography Portfolio


Migration Media use only the highest quality photography equipment using Nikon d810 dSLR’s and Nikkor lenses aiming for stunning high resolution imaging with razor sharp detail and beautiful color rendition.

  • Nikon D800 & D810 36mp dSLR’s
  • Nauticam NA-D800 & D810 Underwater Housings
  • Nauticam 250mm Optical Glass Dome Ports
  • Nauticam 60 Macro Port
  • Nauticam 87 Macro Ports
  • Aquatech Elite d800/d810 Sport Housing
  • Aquatech PD-50 & PD-135 Wide Angle/Fisheye Ports
  • Aquatech P-60 & P-90 Flat Lens Ports
  • Sea & Sea YS-D1 Strobes
  • Aquatica +5 & +10 Close-Up Macro Diopters




  • Sigma 15mm f/2.8 Fisheye
  • Nikon 16mm f2.8 Fisheye
  • Nikkor AF-S 16-35mm f/4 Wide-Angle Zoom
  • Nikkor AF-S 24-70mm f/2.8 Medium Zoom
  • Nikkor AF-S 50mm f/1.4
  • Nikkor AF-S 60mm f/2.8 Macro
  • Nikkor AF-S 105mm f/2.8 Macro
  • Nikkor AF-S 70-200m f/2.8mm Telephoto Zoom
  • Nikkor AF-S 300mm f/4 Telephoto
  • Kenko x1.4 Teleconverter
  • Nikon x2 Teleconverter

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