Awards

List of awards received

2017

OCEAN GEOGRAPHIC PICTURES OF THE YEAR

Runner Up – Animal Behaviour
Special Mention – Ocean Geographic Photo Journalist Award

SARAJEVO, UNDERWATER PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION

Third place: Portfolio Mediterranean Sea

FÊTE EUROPÉENNE DE L’IMAGE SOUS-MARINE ET DE L’ENVIRONNEMENT – Strasburg

Second place: Palmarès Images Fixes – Photos Master

Beneath The Sea – New York, USA

First place: The Couple – Underwater Behaviour

Underwater Photographer of the Year 2017 – London, UK

Cat. Behaviour – Highly commended


2016

marenordest 3° Place – International Underwater Photo Contest – Reflex Mediterraneo Macro

2015

cavalluccio-marino Festival Mondial de l’Image Sous-Marine – Marseille, France
Plongeur de Bronze Série Thématique :
Pasquale VASSALLO, Italie pour ‘Seahorses in the gulf of Napoli’
Sea Honorable Mention- Advanced Macro – SEA International photo comp, California
marenordest 2° Place Reflex Macro – International Underwater Photo Contest
3° Place Diver Fashion – International Underwater Photo Contest

2014

Sea  2° Place “Marine Conservation” – SEA International photo comp, California
Salerno nel blu 1° Place “Macro Altri Mari” – Salerno Nel Blu

3° Place “Macro Altri Mari” – Salerno Nel Blu Salerno, Italy


2013

Sea Honorable Mention in Advanced Macro – SEA International photo comp, California

2° Place Wide Angle – GOLDEN DOLPHIN – Moscow, Russia


2012

”LAUPS” Honorable Mention: Pasquale Vassallo “Undercover” – Category Macro, Los Angeles

NYPH ”12 – Invitational Winners – New York Photo Festival – Maggio 2012

Logo Epson Red Sea 2° place EPSON REDSEA January competition “PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR”, Israele

2° posto DIVE PHOTO GUIDE Monthly Contest

2°place FESTIVAL DE L’IMAGE SOUS MARINE NAUCHATEL “DuoSea”, Nauchatel, Svizzera

2°place DEEP INDONESIA “Animal behavior”, Jakarta, Indonesia

1° place “L’ARTE DELL’IMMAGINE” sez IL MARE , Italia

2011

PLONGEUR D’OR, Trio Photo, ”FESTIVAL UNDERWATER DEL’IMAGE SOUS MARINE”

BEST OF THE SHOW 2011,”LAUPS”, Los Angeles

BEST OF DECEMBER 2011 “NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC USA”

1°Place Macro “ORTONA SUB”, Ortona

1° Ambiente Mediterraneo, “CITTA’ di VENEZIA”, Venezia

1° Macro Tropicale, “CITTA’ di VENEZIA”, Venezia

Premio Miglior Foto Giuria Popolare, “CITTA’ di VENEZIA”, Venezia


2° Wide Angle SEA International photo comp, California

2° Categoria Natura “NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC”, Roma

3° Macro ”PELAGOS”, Roma

3° Wide, ”CITTA’ di SIENA”, Siena

3° Pesci, ”CITTA’ di SIENA”, Siena




2009

3° Bianco/Nero, “CITTA’ di VENEZIA”, Venezia

2007

3° Macro ”PELAGOS”, Roma

3° Macro “EPIC”,

CaliforniaHonorable Mention “LAUPS”. Los Angeles

Honorable Mention “DEEP INDONESIA”, Jakarta


2006

1° Ambiente “EPIC”, California1° Ambiente

“MARMARA FESTIVAL”, Istanbul

1° Macro “HELLOWATER”, Bolzano

1° Portfolio “AMP MASSALUBRENSE”

2° Macro “2nd EM”,Cipro

Honorable Mention “IL MARE A MILANO”, Milano

Honorable Mention ”EPSON RED SEA”, Eilat

Honorable Mention “UWimages”,Ohio


2005

1° Macro “VODAN”, Slovenia

3° Ambiente “MARMARA FESTIVAL”, Istanbul

Honorable Mention “LAUPS”. Los Angeles

Premio Giuria Popolare “IL MARE A MILANO”,Milano


2004

1° Portfolio “Vodan”, Slovenia

3° Close up “BENEAT THE SEA”, New Jersey

5° Macro “LAUPS”, Los Angeles

Honorable Mention “UWimages”, Ohio


2003

1° Portfolio “DAN PHOTOCONTEST”

2° Trio photo “MEDZINARODNEY FILM FESTIVAL” Praga


2001

1° Ambiente “PELAGOS”, Roma

2° Ambiente “TROFEO DELLE BOCCHE”, La Maddalena


1997

2° Ambiente “DIAFRAMMA SUB”, Roma