TIFA 2023 Nature / Underwater

Freediver Under The Shadow of A Whale Shark

  • Prize
    Silver in Nature/Underwater
  • Photographer
    Camilo Diaz
  • Agency / Studio
  • Technical Info
    Underwater Shooting, Wide Angle 17-40mm Canon With Canon 5d Mark 4 Camera, Ikelite Housing
  • Photo Date

a magical underwater meeting while the training of the freediver Vannesa Sierra, National record in static apnea, takes place, waira coast. Venezuela.

Camilo Diaz, born 1981 in Medellin, Colombia, studied Visual Arts at the National University of Colombia and further Fashion Photography, Advertising and Film Studies at various Universities in Buenos Aires, Argentina. His artistic work focuses on the intimate portrayal of people and their immediate lives and surroundings. More than a depiction, his photographs reveal an intimate discovery and allow shared momentum. His subjects are not strangers but rather people with whom he enters a story.