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Results of 36th International Festival of Diving Films and Photographs in High Tatras, Slovakia

1st place: Leonardo Sergiani (Italy) - The Flow of Energy
2nd place: Michal Prochazka (Slovakia) - MOHELI - Strateny ostrov nadeje
3rd place: Roy Davidson (Malta) - Other Plans
Special prices for best authors from Slovakia:
Michal Prochazka (Slovakia) - MOHELI - Strateny ostrov nadeje
Michal Murar (Slovak Republic) - Tortúra Mura
Ladislav Dziviak (Slovak Republic) - Pod ľadom

Top photographer:
Giacomo Marchione (Italy)

Category A: Fresh water

1st place: Milan Solcansky (Czech Republic)
2nd place: Csaba Tokolyi (Hungary)
3rd place: Peter Schultes (Germany)

Category B: Salt water
1st place: Csaba Tokolyi (Hungary)
2nd place: Giacomo Marchione (Italy)
3rd place: Csaba Tokolyi (Hungary)

Category C: Black and white photography
1st place: Giacomo Marchione (Italy)
2nd place: David Blazek (Czech Republic)
3rd place: Walter Bassi (Italy)

Category D: Creative photography
1st place: Luc Rooman (Belgium)
2nd place: Milan Solcansky (Czech Republic)
3rd place: Massimo Giorgetta (Italy)

Category E: Auhtor’s portfolio / Autorske portfolio
1st place: Giacomo Marchione (Italy)
2nd place: Csaba Tokolyi (Hungary)
3rd place: Peter Schultes (Germany)

Dear friends of MFPF in High Tatras,
the MFPF's goal is to encourage all starting authors to make a first step, pull their works out of the drawers or computers and come to present them to our festival. It is an ideal opportunity to compare their work with others, to gain experience, new inspiration, to gain self-confidence and motivation for further artistic creation. In addition to the main focus of the festival - movies and photos from under the water, accompanynig v event Clean Water will be part of the festival as well. You can spend free time on diving evenings, for example, in the unforgettable Grand Permon Wellness Hotel or on the dance floor. At the same time, we open the area for diving clubs to present our activities. The rich history of the festival is based on well-known diving figures such as Jean-Michel Cousteau, André Hartman, Peter Áč, Ľudovít Hanák, Richard Jaroňek, Steve L. Lichtag and photographer and filmmaker Milan Czapay. In this tradition and we want to continue, during divers evenings the festival will be enriched with interesting guests also this year.

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