Photographer and ocean researcher Pasquale Vassallo was born in the coastal city of Naples in 1970. He grew up with an adoration for the sea, spending his youth searching for octopuses and other marine creatures on single breaths of air, before developing a passion to explore the underwater world. He has since amassed an impressive trophy cabinet of awards including Best of Show at LAUPS and the Plongeur D’or of Marsiglia. We introduce to you our Underwater Photographer of the Week, Pasquale Vassallo:
What made you want to become an underwater photographer?
A passion for the sea first got me interested in underwater photography before I finally approached it. I discovered a new world living in the sea, that I could take home with me even when I didn’t dive …continue