Greg Lecoeur is a multi-award-winning underwater photographer. This self-taught Frenchman is a native of Nice on the French Riviera. His strong passion for photography and his fascination with marine biology have pushed him to explore the planet from beneath the surface through the lens of his camera. By using photography, he reveals the beauty and fragility of the marine environment and its inhabitants. This ambitious explorer has been widely published, and his passion is to educate the public to help preserve our ocean. National Geographic recently named him this year’s National Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year for his award-winning image of the Sardine Run in South Africa.