A quarterly internet photo contest with online voting by both the community of the visitors of the website and
a pool of expert underwater photographers is held by
In the third quarter of 2007, I entered the contest for the first time and managed to be awarded the third place by the
jury of experts (Paolo Cassinari, Pierfranco Dilenge, Andrea Giulianini).
Underwater photo competition of German dive magazine "unterwasser"
Five times I managed to reach the top ten in the monthly underwater photo competition of German dive magazine "unterwasser".
The jury consists of so renowned experts as Doug Perrine, founder of Innerspace Visions and
Seapics, Andreas Blum, art director of the National Geographic World, Christoph Gerigk, world-press-award-laureate
in duplicate, Michael Tafelmaier, editor in chief of the magazine "Colorfoto" and
Dietmar Fuchs, editor in chief of the magazine "unterwasser".
October 2008: topic "Clownfishes", picture "Stronghold", rank 10 according to the jury, rank 33 in the internet voting
June 2006: topic "Silhouettes", picture "Tusiops truncatus", rank 9 according to the jury, rank 9 in the internet voting
October 2006: topic "Critters", picture "Dragon in the Wind", rank 8 according to the jury, rank 5 in the internet voting
June 2006: topic "The Mediterranean Sea", picture "Nightdive", rank 7 according to the jury, rank 8 in the internet voting