The World Champion David Barrio closes the group of jurys for the first Online Open Fotosub Island of El Hierro

This photographer from Cantabria, now resident in Las Palmas de Gran Canarias, is currently one of the best underwater photographers in the world. He is the winner of various national and international awards and his photographs and photographic reports have been published in different magazines around the globe.

One of his most outstanding achievements is to be World Champion of the CMAS 2013 Underwater photography championship, where he was also awarded with a gold medal in the underwater scenary without a diver category, gold medal in the specific macro category and silver medal in the fish category.

He also holds the title of Spanish underwater photography champion in 2011, and champion of the Open Fotosub of El Hierro in the years 2008 and 2010.

Here you will be able to enjoy a selection of David Barrio’s photos