Phil Shaw started taking underwater wildlife photographs whilst a scuba diving Instructor in the ’90’s when he split his time between taking photo’s and teaching both diving and advanced 35mm underwater photography techniques. During this time he extensively photographed Wildlife and People underwater in Egypt, The Philippines, South Africa, Florida, The Maldives and the UK.

Phil started taking underwater baby and people portrait photography in 1996 to expand his advertising portfolio and produced Underwater images for many companies and film libraries including Anderson Consulting,Titanic Restaurant, Aquababies, Photonica and Pictor. More recently he exclusively photographs babies and children for LondonBabySwim.