Honorable Mention / 2021 / Nature / Underwater

Love between a parent and child

  • Photographer
    Akira Nanjo
  • Instagram

The parent humpback whale was always watching over the baby humpback whale.
When they were breathing, resting, swimming, and so on.
The baby whale grow up with the deep love of their parent.
Their appearance is so adorable.
The mother whale and baby whale were bound together by a very deep trust.

KUME Island, 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