Henley Spiers (United Kingdom / France)
Henley Spiers is a renowned underwater photographer and writer. Starting his professional career in diving as an instructor, he later fell in love with underwater imagery and made the transition to full-time photographer. Since then, his reputation has escalated rapidly with a prolific series of winning shots in multiple competitions, including the prestigious UPY. Today, he not only judges competitions, but also conducts his own trips and workshops. In 2019, he co- authored Black is the New Blue Vol. II showcasing blackwater diving. Based in the Philippines, he shares a love for the sea with his wife, Jade Hoksbergen.