Sergey Shanin graduated from the Faculty of Computational Mathematics and Cybernetics of Moscow State University. He has been photographing underwater since 2004, has Advanced Open Water Diver certificate.
Winner of international photo contests: Golden Turtle, Golden Dolphin, TRIERENBERG SUPER CIRCUIT, Glanzlichter, MontPhoto, GDT (European Wildlife Photographer Of The Year) and others.
He likes to experiment and is constantly looking for new creative approaches in natural photography. Favorite places for diving - Russia, South Africa, Fiji, Indonesia, Cuba, Egypt, Norway.