Franco Banfi in Fiji
21st June to 1st July 2016
Franco Banfi is a professional wildlife photographer and photo-journalist, well known for his expertise and accuracy in underwater imaging. Recently he has begun to diversify and is now leading photo expeditions and giving workshops and seminars about photography in different locations, in order to share his skills.
For many years he has been known in the industry for his versatility. He has meticulously documented many uncommon animals and locations as well as wildlife and human relationship with nature in environments from the Equator to the poles. His reports have been published in countless publications and renowned magazines around the world (including GEO, National Geographic, Animan, Focus, Red Bull magazine and Terre Sauvage).
Franco is an award-winning photographer (World Champion in underwater photography in Cuba) and he regularly receives top honours from the more prestigious international photo-competitions such as Wildlife Photographer of the Year, Travel Photographer of the Year (TPOTY), Nature’s Best, International Conservation Photography Awards (ICP Awards), and the International Photography Awards (IPA).
Franco is an Explorer of Ambassadors programme of Canon Europe and is a member of IEPA.org (International Environment Photographers Association) and Wild Wonders of Europe.
You can learn more about Franco and his work at www.banfi.ch