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Bronze 2020 Nature / Underwater

Whale Sharks Are Big Eaters!

  • Photographer
    Alexej Sachov
  • Prize
    Bronze in Nature / Underwater

The picture was taken in Maldives while a night dive.

Alexej was born in Kharkiv, Ukraine. He obtained a diploma in rocket engineering and got photography education in the Kyiv School of Photography. In his artworks Alexej is trying to bring underwater photography to the new level - he investigates the water surface from the deep, uses allegories to show the underwater world like and the world above water or even like a cosmos. Alexej's education and philosophy of life define his style of photography: the photographs depict the beauty of the underwater world and the horrors of man-made ocean pollution.