uwphotographers: UWP: VIRGILIO GABRIELE

Friday, August 31, 2012

UWP: VIRGILIO GABRIELE

















































Virgilio Gabriele born in Italy in 73.

He followed in 1985 the first course with FIAS of Caserta.
In 1991 he became a dive instructor.
In 1998 OTS professional diver IMCA.
Over 8000 dives. 

It is dedicated to long time to the sailing, from the Mediterranean Sea at the Atlantic Ocean.
It 'a professional diver specializing in Marine Biology and Marine Protected Areas.
His particular interest in marine animals, leads him to realize thousands of images of wildlife, combining a passion for underwater photography and the estrus for the artistic image.

The passion has brought to study and learn even more the knowledge biological.
In the last 10 years taken many shots in tropical seas. He has spent many years for the creation of an important digital film, with more focus on macro photography for the  rare species.

He direct a diving center in the Mediterranean Sea,  Maldives and  transfers in the ocean sailboats for the wildlife reportage. 

Now he runs a diving center in the island of Dharavandhoo (Maldives) - Dharavandhoo Divers - near the lagoon in Hanifaru Atolla Baa.