uwphotographers: UWP: ALBERTO ALTOMARE

Friday, January 25, 2013

UWP: ALBERTO ALTOMARE
























Alberto Altomare was born in Rome in 1966, he began scuba diving in 1986 and immediately fell in love to the depth and diving in mix. Works as a dive guide at a diving center of the Roman coastline, trying to combine both passions, photography and dive guide. In 2008 he bought his first underwater camera, the Nikonos V film, then a compact digital camera and the camera only in 2011. His current equipment consists of nikon d80 in custody Hugyfot with 2 flash flood z 240, for the objectives and the tokina 10-17 nikon 60 micro. Participates in some photo contests, getting some setup.


Patents obtained 
2012
Advanced Nitrox Diver TDi
2011
Divemaster PADI
2004 
Trimix iantd
1996
III°grado Fips/Cmas
1995
II°grado Fips/Cmas
1986
I°grado Fips/Cmas

Photo contests
2009 
h2o Dilettanti allo sbaraglio- Cat: Wide Angle 2st place
2010
Gocce di storia                      Cat: Wide Angle  1st place
2011
Ortonamare-                          Cat: Wide Angle   3st place  
2011
Città di Venezia                    Cat: Wide Angle   2st place
2012
Pelagos-                                Cat: Wide Angle   3st place