Italy (1930- )
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Cinematographer and screenwriter (directed 22 films between 1952 and 2005); author; pioneered underwater colour photography while filming Sesto Continente (The Sixth Continent) in 1952; founding member of the Historical Diving Society and of the Marevivo Environmentalist Association; President of the Central Institute for Applied Marine Research, (ICRAM); editor of Mondo Sommerso from 1978 to 1982; directed the first underwater colour movie.
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Jeffrey Gallant is the Editor-in-Chief and Records Keeper of the Diving Almanac. He is also a contributing editor of DIVER Magazine, and the scientific director of the Greenland Shark and Elasmobranch Education and Research Group (GEERG). Jeffrey started diving in 1982.