WATT, James D. “Jim”

USA (1951-2007)

Last updated: August 17, 2017 at 23:35 pm

Marine wildlife photographer; writer; pioneer in the use of digital imagery; his photo of an open-jawed white shark at the surface was chosen by Scuba Diving Magazine as one of the top 25 dive pictures of all time; admitted to the Long Beach Neptunes skin diving club in 1969; Greater Los Angeles Council of Divers Diver of the Year in 1969; took his first underwater photo in 1979; began diving at age 12.

Honours and Awards:

Wyland ICON Award (2008)


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