The photographer

Philippos Marakis

Philippos was born in Crete, Greece in 1982.

His passion with the sea and the marine life started from his early age, made him trying to be there any time and any period of the year. As an enthusiast diver, and photographer the combination between them was unavoidable. He studied Ichthyology in Faculty of Agricultural Technology in department of Aquaculture & Fisheries in Technical University of Messolonghi.

Philippos owns seven diplomas from IANTD (International Association of Nitrox & Technical Divers) as Open Water Diver, Advanced Open Water diver, Diver First Aid, Oxygen Administrator, Rescue Diver, Enriched Air Nitrox Diver and Advanced Nitrox Diver. He is member of the Photographic society of University of Crete (F.O.P.K).

Nowdays Philippos explores the seabed with his camera and through his lens, give us magical moments from places that are not easily seen.

Many of his photos have already published in several worldwide famous websites, scientific articles and magazines.


Contact me

Location: Heraklion, Crete, Greece
Telephone : (0030) 693 6790 106
Email :

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