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Smithsonian Photo contest 2014

Winner of 12th Smithsonian 2014 Photo Contest in the Natural World Category.

HIPA Photo Contest

HIPA 2015 Photo Contest Finalist


OASIS Photocontest 2014

OASIS International Photo contest 2014. Honorable Mention Underwater Section.


International Photo Contests 2015

HIPA 2015 Photo Contest Finalist.

World Underwater Shoot Out 2015 Finalist.

Oasis 2015 International Photo contest Finalist.

3 images awarded from National Geographic Mag



Nikon Germany

Winner of DPG underwater photo contest 2013 Wide angle category and Nikon Germany recognition.


MasterClass Photography

Featured on MasterClass Photography Magazine


Telegraph and Times UK

Published on The Telegraph UK and The Times UK

Sport Life

Published on Sport Life (April 2016) for an article on Carlos Coste


The Mirror UK

Featured on Mirror UK

Barcroft Media UK

Published on Tierwelt

Photo of the week on “Tierwelt Magazine” (Swisse) Dec.15th 2016


Aqua Lung

Omer Sub

Nimar Underwater Housings

FlexArm Underwater Systems

Orca Torch

RGBlue Lights


TUI -Travel and Tourism

NoveNove Surfboards

Tabou surfboards

Gaastra Sails

Cressi Sub

StarFish International

Nimar Underwater Housings

Flex Arm Underwater System

Saruni Lodges Kenya




Arcadia Production

Discovery Channel

Los Banditos Production for Universal Pictures


Windhoek Resort Bonaire

Littman Jewlery Bonaire

Akkermann Bonaire

Patagonia Restaurant Bonaire

Sebastian Restaurant Bonaire

HomeStyle Bonaire

Van den Tweel Bonaire

Lek lek Thai food Bonaire

Rumrunners restaurant Bonaire

Captain Don Habitat Resort Bonaire

Sonia Home Italian Restaurant Bonaire

Andreina Villalobos Mermaid Academy   

Carlos Coste 2105 World Record Freediving (Deepsea Challenge)

Blue Horizons Dive Center Philadelphia (adv and 300 ft Deep Record attempt)

Blue Planet DC Philadelphia

TCB (Tourist Corporation Bonaire)

FF FutureFly Boards

Real Estates:


Blue View resort Bonaire

Bamboo Bali resort Bonaire

Breeze Bonaire Apartments

You& Sea resort Bonaire

Sotheby’s Real Estate Aruba

Sunbelt Real Estate Bonaire

Harbourtown Real Estate Bonaire

Eco Beach Villas Bonaire

Magazines (published on):

The New York Times

China Travelers

Wired UK

The Times UK

Marie Claire Korea


Rythms Monthly

Greenpeace Germany Magazine

Divers for the Environment

Mondaag news

Scuba Diving Magazine

National Geographic YS


National Geographic Italia

National Geographic Spagna

The Smithsoninan Mag

Tierwelt (Magazine)

The Big Issue Australia

The Big Issue Japan

Il Subacqueo (Italian Undrewater magazine)

Mondo Sommerso (Italian Undrewater magazine)


World of windsurf


Flavor 99 international

Chiiz feautered photographer

Master Photography Class feautered photographer

Bokeh Digital Photography mag (interview and feautered)

Solent News Agency for Times UK, The Telegraph UK

Barcroft Media UK

Cater News

De Telegraaf

Young & Rubicam, Italy

JP Australia

Jibe City Bonaire

Sport Diver mag

Bonaire Affair

International Marine Mammals Project (Berckley’s University)

Photo shootings for Athletes and sponsors

Carlos Coste (FreeDiving World Recordman /ORIS Swiss Watch

Maxime Van Gent (World cup freestyle windsurfer/JP Australia; North Sails)

Stefano Lorioli (Italian windsurfer freestyle champion)/RRD Italia

Florian Wegerer (Dutch windsurfer freestyle champion)/

Taty Frans (Gaastra)

Antony Ruenes (Gaastra/Tabou)

Youp Shmit (NoveNove)

Florian Wegerer (StarFish Int)

Awards & recognitions:

2012 3rd place Nights edition Bonaire

2013 Winner of Nights edition photo contest Bonaire

2013 Creation earth 1st place Oceanscapes category

2013/14/15/16: National Geographic (5 image published)/ 1 image in the 20 best of 2013

2013 Nikon Germany recognition.

2013 Winner of DPG (digital photo guide) Wide angle category August

2014 Winner of Smithsonian 12th photo contest in the Natural World category

2014 Honorable Mention Oasis International Photo contest Underwater category

2015 See Mee International photo contest finalist and published

2015 HIPA International Photo contest Finalist in Natural World category

2015 Underwater World shootout grand prix 5th place wide angle category

2016 RedBull illume photo contest finalist in category Sequences

2017 UnderwaterPhotography.com Gold Medal in Overunder category

2017 Runner-up in the categorie ‘Wildlife Behavior’ in the 2017 Wildlifephoto Contest.

2018 RedBull illume photo contest finalist

2019 EUDI Show cat spot pro Winner

2019 National Geographic winner of “Portfolio Review”.

2020 UW World shootout second placed.

2020 The Big Picture second placed.

2021 UW World shootout winner of Best five Images cat.

2021 OGPICOTY 2021 winner of (Photo Journalist Award of Excellence).

2021 Scuba Diving Magazine (Through the lens photo costest) Grand prize overall winner

2022 OGPICOTY 2022 Winner of  (Music and Pictures Award of Excellence); Runner-up in “Photo Journalist”; Honorable mention in “Fish behavior”.

2o22 OGPICOTY Winner of Master of Competition.


2014 Private exhibition at Italy in the world winery, Bonaire

2015 SeeMeeExposure at Lourve Museum (digital expò of one piece), Paris

2015 Private exhibition at La Cantine, Bonaire

2016 Maison Objet design exhibition, Miami

2014 to present :On-line Gallery for Sale (ca. 20 pieces) at TwoPalmsBazaar

2017 The World Cruise ship Fort Lauderdale

2017 Spectrum Miami during Art Basel Week

2018 New York at The Big Screen, April 2018

2018 Russia city of Yekaterinburg photography exhibition  «The Children of Captain Grant» May

2019 Mexico S. Cristobal de Allende (for National Geographic)

2020 San Francisco “California Academy of Science”

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