"An early fascination with the marine life in California tide pools quickly led to scuba dives in the kelp forests of the Channel Islands at age 15. This evolved into degrees in marine science and a teaching career in the U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam, Micronesia and California. Driven by a lifetime passion of photography, Dan designed his own underwater camera housing enabling him to create new and unusual perspectives which is the driving force behind his photography. The view one gets when entering or leaving the water with one’s mask partially submerged has always been a favorite experience. You are part of two worlds at the same time.
“Absolutely nothing makes me happier than investigating nature and attempting to capture dynamic compositions to share with others.”"