Eric is the editor and publisher of
premiere online community for underwater photographers. He
won a prestigious Antibes Festival award for his work with
Wetpixel.com, for the
Antibes underwater imaging Web Site of the Year.
2007, Eric and co-editor Elijah Woolery launched Wetpixel
Quarterly, a landscape print magazine featuring the best
in underwater photography. In both online and print
endeavors, Eric strives to provide a forum for
photographers to share their work and discuss
ocean-related issues, and in turn, educate viewers about
the beauty and fragility of the marine ecosystem.
Through Wetpixel Expeditions, Eric leads regular
photography expeditions and workshops around the world. He
conducts seminars and lectures at events such as the
Boston Sea Rovers Clinic, DEMA, Digital Shootouts, Kona
Classic and Scuba Diving Magazine events.
is also involved in ocean conservation, and is technical
advisor and photographer for Sea Shepherd Conservation
Society. He was the head photographer for Operation
Musashi, Sea Shepherd’s 2008-2009 anti-whaling campaign in
Antarctica, which was featured in season 2 of the hit TV
show, Whale Wars.
holds bachelors and masters degrees in computer science
from Stanford University where he also studied classical
Eric's underwater images can be