BEHIND THE LENS
Matty Smith United Kingdom (UK)
ABOUT THE IMAGE
- Taken at night
- Captured while scuba diving
- High tide
- Shot at a depth of just 3m
Matty Smith is an internationally-acclaimed award-winning photographer. He is based in Australia, having emigrated from the UK in 2007. "I have the worlds biggest playground at my feet, the Pacific Ocean," he says. "And I have truly fallen in love with it."
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