Photo by Mark Hollister
George Perina is the author of
Nature calendars, 5 of which feature marine life. He's
written a dozen articles, taken 17 cover shots, as well as
photographing over 500 magazine assignments. His work has
appeared in photo guides, text books and advertising campaigns. He's been an active SCUBA diver for over 30 years,
and has logged several thousand dives.
His images have appeared in ISLANDS, SPORT DIVER, and NATIONAL
GEOGRAPHIC magazines. His life-long love of the ocean compelled him to
pursue a degree in marine biology after leaving the army. He spent 7 years as a dive
instructor working throughout the Caribbean and the Red Sea.