Waiting for the rain to stop

PhotographerLaura Babahekian
PrizeHonorable Mention
Entry Description

Freediving it's an individual sport in which a diver holds his breath for as long as possible. Divers achieve a level of relaxation and connection with the water they feel in their own habitat. One breath and wait for the rain to stop.

About Photographer

I hold my breath for taking photos, it's the way I found to concentrate on the present. And live each moment as it is, unique. Because only in this time we find ourselves. For me, these photos are about the pleasure of seeing; of being cognizant of the world around me and pushing to find an alchemy between the photography, my subject and the moment. I view each piece as being part of a single, ongoing work