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Ilaria Mariagiulia Rizzuto

Ilaria Mariagiulia Rizzuto, born in Verona, Italy in 1988, has always been drawn to the sea and its in habitants. Throughout her life, she has been involved in various water-related sports and recreational activities, which eventually led to her becoming a certified diver in 2019. Since then, she has also become a skilled freediver.

Ilaria has a deep passion for photography and in 2021 she decided to pursue her interest in underwater photography. Under the guidance and mentorship of her teacher and partner, Pietro Formis, she quickly developed her skills and began to enter competitions, where she has won numerous awards. Her preferred photography styles are macro and super macro, allowing her to capture intricate details of marine life.

Ilaria believes that underwater photography is a crucial tool in promoting awareness and appreciation for the natural world. By capturing the beauty and diversity of the marine environment, she hopes to inspire others to respect and protect it.

Dive Conference Topic: 2+2= 3 Unity is Strength, Teaming up as UWPhotographers Couple


Guest Speaker

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Heart Of Asia Diving:
Collaboration For
The Ocean Community
February 23-25, 2024 | 11AM-8PM
Hall A, World Trade Center, Manila, Philippines