January 22, 2013
- Time 7:00 p.m.
- Location Tampa, FL
- Price All tickets $25
“I love being underwater. The truth is that it’s the most tactile, wonderful experience making an underwater picture…I found a world where curiosity was as important as breathing.”David Doubilet
Photographer David Doubilet estimates he has spent nearly half of his life in the sea since he took his first underwater photograph at the age of 12 with a Brownie Hawkeye camera sealed in a bag.
Considered the world’s leading underwater photographer, Doubilet has introduced a generation to the mystery and wonder of the deep. He has photographed more than 70 stories for National Geographic reporting on coral reefs, historic shipwrecks, ocean predators, and exotic marine creatures.
His images are prized for both their scientific value and their aesthetic beauty. Endowed with a keen sense of humor and the ability to speak poetically about his subjects, Doubilet is an audience favorite. Journey with him into hidden Edens from the heart of the coral triangle in Raja Ampat, Indonesia to Africa’s Okavango Delta, where seasonal floodwaters transform a desert into flowing rivers filled with crocodiles, hippos, and a lily forest.
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1010 North W.C. MacInnes Place
Tampa, FL, US
Telephone: +1 813 229 7827
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