Sacha Lobenstein awarded by the popular jury with May´s Photo of the Month in the 2019 Online Open Fotosub

© Awarded by the popular jury, Sacha Lobenstein is the winner of May’s best photo

Sacha Lobenstein is the winner of the photo of the month of May in the 4th Online Open Fotosub “El Hierro, un Puerto de Vida” with a surprising double exposure of a grouper and the Roque de La Bonanza. The photo has been presented within the category of “Landscape” and was taken during one of the dives that Sacha made in May with the diving center El Bajón, official collaborator of the Online Open Fotosub.

Born in Puerto de la Cruz, Tenerife, Sacha Lobenstein has always lived related with the sea and photography. Five times champion of Tenerife’s underwater photography competition and once champion in the Canary Islands and in Spain, he will represent Spain this year as part of the Spanish Underwater Image team in the XVII CMAS Underwater Photography World Championship.
He has also won contests such as Open Fotosub “Lanzarote Mar de Lava”, “Tenerife-Güimar” or “La Gomera” and has been recognized as “Best aquatic photographer” in the First National Biodiversity Festival.
Usual collaborator in touristic and diving guides as well as in research works and specialized magazines, contributing with his underwater photographs.
He has participated in nature festivals such as NaturaJazz or the International Environmental Film Festival of the Canary Islands.
Co-author of the “Guía de Peces de Canarias” with photographs, texts and illustrations of the main 202 fish species that live between 0-50m deep in the Canarian coasts.
The deadline to submit images taken during the month of June is now open. Participation is free and there are important cash prizes to be won.
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