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George Karbus

George Karbus
George Karbus
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George Karbus

Genre: Wild Ocean Photography
Hometown: Lahinch

About George

George is a wildlife, water and landscape photographer based on the west coast of Ireland. He focuses on wild marine mammals, big waves, surf photography and beautifully lit coastal scenery’s. He is trying to capture beauty of our nature world in its purest aspects. All his underwater images are taken during free diving in nature light in order to show the closest possible testimony.
His work has become well recognized around the world after he won several prestigious and world-recognised photography accolades. Some of George’s work was exhibited in Washington, Hong Kong, London and Japan. His photography has appeared in the pages of Nature’s Best, BBC Wildlife magazine, BBC Focus, Nikon Pro, Outdoor Photography and many more

“I try to capture beauties of our fragile world and show everyone the real treasures of life. It may inspire people to live in harmony with nature.”


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