Since learning how to dive in 1999 Mario Lahoud has developed a zeal for photographing unique underwater images. Using his Canon G15 Powershot and a DS161 Strobe, Mario captures a variety of underwater scenes. From underwater portrait photography to macro marine life images and beyond, Mario's work reminds us of the astounding versatility of underwater photography.
Maternity photoshoot, capturing the reflection of a mother caressing her baby bump. © 2021 Mario Lahoud
A stretching squid. © 2021 Mario Lahoud
Moray Eel. © 2021 Mario Lahoud
Baby Lionfish among coral. © 2021 Mario Lahoud
C130 Airplane (Aqaba). © 2021 Mario Lahoud
A French torpedo holder circa WWII (Lebanon). © 2021 Mario Lahoud
Live from inside the "battlefield." © 2021 Mario Lahoud
Mating Nudies. © 2021 Mario Lahoud.
A curious Blenny fish. © 2021 Mario Lahoud.
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Mario Lahoud is a technical diver and divemaster located in Lebanon. In the over two decades Mario has been diving, he has developed a passion for photographing marine life. The colors, creatures, and curiosities of our oceans fuel his passion. Mario enjoys exploring how these creatures interact both with each other and his camera. To catch more of Mario's diverse work find him on Instagram @mlahoud and give him a follow!