1st Place / 2019 / Press /

At the start line

  • Prize
    Gold in Press/Sports, 1st Place winner in Press
  • Company
    Freelance
  • Photographer
    Sergio Ferreira Ruiz

The participants in this open water swimming competition are about to swim 1,6 miles around Cape Palos in Cartagena, on the Spanish southeast.

I am a graduate on photography and visual arts from Elche University (Alicante, Spain). Since I was very young I was attracted by the world of image, and in 1982 I signed in my town photographic association. I have taken part in some national and international contests having been awarded with several prizes and mentions. In 1991 due to personal reasons, I left photography for 12 years. I came back timidly in 2004 with the opening of an individual exhibition of my recent work under the title"In the front row". Since then, I have been taking part in contests and collective exhibitions, and some