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BSoUP Open Portfolio Competition 2008

For the DIVE Magazine Trophy

Fifth - Dray van Beeck


Dray van Beeck - Open Portfolio 2008

Open Portfolio 2008 © Dray van Beeck


1st -JP Trenque
2nd - Trevor Rees
3rd - Jane Morgan
4th - Simon Brown
5th - Dray van Beeck
6th - Arthur Kingdon


My portfolio

by Dray van Beeck

 

Dray is 47 and works as a dive guide in Hurghada. He has been diving for 13 years and taking underwater images for 6 years.

Dray's current camera system comprises a Nikon D300 in a Hugyfot housing with an Ikleite DS125 and an Inon Z240 strobe. In addition to diving and photography Dray is interested in underwater life.

Dray chose 2 x natural light, 2x wide angle and 2x macro shots taken in the last two weeks for his Open Portfolio

To view more of Dray's work please visit his website www.drayvanbeeck.com.

Diver in free water

Top left:

Subject : Diver in free water
Location : Red sea
Date: November 2008
Camera : Nikon D300
Lens : Nikon 10,5
Strobe(s) : None

Cave at cave reef St. Johns

Top centre:

Subject : Cave at cave reef St. Johns
Location : Red Sea
Date : June 2008
Camera : Nikon D80
Lens : Sigma 10-20mm
Strobe(s) : None

Dottyback

Top left :

Subject : Dottyback
Location : Red Sea
Date : November 2008
Camera : Nikon D300
Lens : Sigma 105mm
Strobe(s) : Ikelite DS 125

Wreck at abu galawa with divers

Bottom left:

Subject : Wreck at abu galawa with divers
Location : Red sea
Date: November 2008
Camera : Nikon D300
Lens : Sigma 10-20mm
Strobe(s) : none

Oceanic whitetip shark

Bottom centre:

Subject :  Oceanic whitetip shark
Location : Red sea
Date : November 2008
Camera : Nikon D300
Lens : Sigma 10-20mm
Strobe(s) : Ikelite DS 125

Pygmy seahorse

Bottom right

Subject : Pygmy seahorse
Location : Wakatobi
Date : January 2008
Camera : Nikon D80
Lens : Sigma 105mm + wet diopter
Strobe(s) : Ikelite DS 125

BSoUP Open Portfolio Competition


BSoUP's Open Portfolio Competition Winners 1984-

2014 Mark Drayton

2013 Jackie Campbell

2012 Mark Pickford

2011 Dray van Beeck

2010 Giordano Cipriani

2009 Trevor Rees

2008 JP Trenque

2007 Shannon Conway

2006 Steve Jones

2005 Jane Morgan

2004 Alex Mustard

2003 Charles Hood

2002 Linda Dunk

2001 Tony White

2000 Gary Clark

1999 Guy Middleton

1998 Hilary Driscoll

1997 Malcolm Hey

1996 Linda Dunk

1995 Linda Dunk

1994 Linda Dunk

1993 Linda Pitkin

1992 Charles Hood

1991 Georgette Douwma

1990 Mike Wong

1989 Mike Wong

1988 Mike Wong

1987 Georgette Douwma

1986 Georgette Douwma

1985 Warren Williams

1984 Georgette Douwma


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