Our oceans are facing threats from many sides. Pollution, overfishing and the acidiation of the water are among the most serious ones. During my six months in Dahab, I was able to dive a lot and to admire the beauty and majesty of the world underwater and wanted to make a little movie of some scenes stressing the fact that our oceans need protection – by each one of us. Once you sink beneath the surface you enter a complete different world full of color, life and biodiversity. Without us, the oceans would be doing fine, but our behavior is pushing the existence of many species to the edge of extinction. Our oceans need our help. Let’s all start with ourselves and change what we can (not buying fish, not using plastic products where possible, not littering in the environment etc..).
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Tom is a marine biologist, photographer, and filmmaker specializing in the art of storytelling. His scientific background is a strong asset in creating appealing imagery, articles, and short films. In 2013 he launched his blog www.livingdreams.tv to show his photos & videos, share his thoughts, report on his work and journeys and spread the conservation word. Tom won the German Prize for Science Photography in 2016/2017, placed finalist in the Siena International Photo awards in 2018 and won the 2nd Prize in the video category of the Lens Beyond Ocean competition in 2018. Tom’s images and articles have been published in international magazines and newspapers such as The Guardian, Welt am Sonntag, Diver, Tauchen and more. In 2017 he launched www.tomvierus.com for a wider portfolio and business requests.
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