USA (1946- )
Last updated: May 13, 2018 at 3:27 am
Underwater photographer; resident photographer for National Geographic Magazine; explorer; author; multiple awards include Lowell Thomas Award (Explorers Club) and the Lennart Nilsson Award in Photography; member of the Royal Photographic Society; member of the International Diving Hall of Fame (2002); trustee of the Shark Research Institute; took first underwater photos at age 12 using a Brownie Hawkeye camera in an improvised rubber housing; co-founder of Undersea Images with Jennifer Hayes.
Our World-Underwater Award (2014)
Wyland ICON Award (2007)
DEMA Hall of Fame (2007)
International Scuba Diving Hall of Fame (2002)
Beneath the Sea Diver of the Year
Lowell Thomas Award (Explorers Club)
Lennart Nilsson Award in Photography
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