We already have the winners of the 2nd Online Open Fotosub 2017!

 Jesús Yeray Delgado Dorta has been awarded with the title of Best Photographer of this 2nd Online Open Fotosub Isla de El Hierro, while Julio Díaz San Gil as come in second place, in a very close votation by the professional jury in this edition of the contest.

​ The institution of El Hierro was the one in charge of announcing the results the past 24th of February at the scuba diving convention Salón de la Inmersión held in Cornellá, Barcelona. Jesús Yeray Delgado himself, current Spanish and world sub champion, received his prize by Belén Allende, the insular tourism president and counselor.

Yeray was claimed ultimate winner with the votes of the professional jury, formed by Javier Murcia Requena, Rafael Fernández Caballero, Sacha Lobenstein, Jean Raphaël Tordoir y Carlos Suárez, in this 2nd Online Open Fotosub. Having the best average punctuation in the categories of UW Scenery, Vertebrates, Invertebrates and Algae, closely followed by Julio Díaz San Gil from Tenerife, second best photographer of this edition and winner of the previous edition in 2016.

Jesús Yeray Delgado Dorta also received the award for best photo in the UW Scenery and Algae categories, while Julio Díaz San Gil, from Tenerife, won the award for best photo in the Vertebrate and Invertebrate categories.

The second prize for the best UW scenery photo went to the photographer Cristina Camacho from Gran Canaria. The second prize for the best Alage category went to the hispano-german photographer Arturo Telle Theimann, while Eladio Frías González, from Lanzarote, came in second place in the Vertebrate category. Furthermore, the second prize for best Invertebrate went to Alberto Álvarez Marcos, a photographer from Madrid who lives in Gran Canaria.

In the Compact Camera category Alberto Álvarez came in first place, while Pilar Muñiz Garcia from Madrid ended in second place.

Finally, the prize for best Video in its category went to Juan Raya Rodriguez from Tenerife, and Pedro Sarmiento, from Cuba and living in Gran Canaria, came in second.

The winner of each category has been awarded with a prize of 750€, and the finalists in second place a prize of 250€. Furthermore, the best photographer of this 2nd Online Open Fotosub Isla de El Hierro received a prize of 2.000€ while the second classified 1.000€.

You can check out all the prized images in the following link.

Congratulations to all the awarded photographers for their fantastic work, our sincere gratitude goes to all the videographers and photographer who participated in this second edition of the Online Open Fotosub of El Hierro. We hope to see all their photos and those of many more in the following 2018 edition. Soon we will publish more information about the new event on the official web of the Online Open Fotosub.
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