/ 2021 / /

Overwhelming presence

  • Prize
    Bronze in Nature/Underwater
  • Photographer
    Akira Nanjo
  • Instagram

A huge swarm of bigeye trevally appeared in front of me out of the azure blue,
like thousands of horsemen riding through the wilderness, rolling up dust.
The school was constantly in great motion, changing its shape into columns and spirals.
It was an overwhelming presence, and I could clearly sense what it meant.

AGUNI Islands, Okinawa, JAPAN

PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor
8years’ experience in diving instructor in Okinawa, Japan
Knowledge of underwater photography, cameras and videos.

MARINE PRODUCT, Okinawa, Japan(2012-2020)
Diving instructor and assistant of underwater photographer
Experience in diving guide.
Creating videos and photography introducing cameras and diving shop.
Shooting test assistant of underwater camera.

Underwater Camera
OLYMPUS OMD E-M1MarkⅡ,M.Z.D.ED 8mm F1.8 Fisheye PRO
OLYMPUS OM-D E-M1MarkⅡ,M.Z.D. ED 60mm F2.8 Mac
RGBlue SYSTEM02 / 03 P.C.

Shining At The End of Life
Bronze 2021 / Nature / Underwater/The Moscow International Photo Awards

Golden Angel
Bronze 2021 / Nature / Underwater/The Moscow International Photo Awards