People

Wojciech Zgoła

Wojciech Zgoła

He often repeats that he travels by diving and that is his motto.

In 1985 he obtained a yacht sailor's license, and only in 2006 began to dive. In the following years he improved his skills by obtaining the Dive Master degree.

He completed nearly 650 dives in various climatic conditions. Since 2007, he has been taking photographs underwater, and since 2008 he has also been filming. As an independent journalist, he published dozens of articles, mainly in journals dedicated to diving, but not only. Co-author of photo exhibitions in Poland and abroad. He is passionate about and propagator of diving.

Since 2008 he has been running his own website www.dive-adventure.eu. On the basis of extensive experience, in August 2018 he created the new Perfect Diver Magazine.

   

Irena Kosowska

Irena Kosowska

Regional Manager Divers Alert Network Polska, diving and first aid instructor, technical diver and cave diver.

In love with all flooded, dark, cold, tight places and invariably from the beginning of the diving route - in the Baltic.

Implementing the DAN mission, he conducts a series of lectures "Dive safely" and Diving Safety Laboratory, so field research of divers for scientific purposes.

   

Jakub Degee

Jakub Degee

Polish photographer, winner of awards and distinctions in world underwater photography competitions, has already dived all over the world: with sharks and whales in South Africa, with orcs behind the Arctic Circle, on (the) Galapagos with hundreds of hammerhead sharks and humpback whales in the Tonga Islands.

He participates in specialist photographic workshops. He has been diving for 27 years, he started at the age of 12 - as soon as it was formally possible.

He was the first in the world to use the Hasselblad X1d-50c camera for underwater macro photography. Recently, in the remote Chincorro archipelago on the border between Mexico and Belize, he did it again, taking a successful attempt to photograph the eye of a crocodile with a macro lens with an additional magnifying lens, which is the world's largest photo of the crocodile's eye living in the wild (in terms of pixel count, print size, quality).

   

Mateusz Popek

Mateusz Popek

"My passion, work and life are under water."

He has been diving since 2009. Since 2008, he's walking in caves. Underwater archeologist by education. He participated in numerous projects in Poland and abroad.

He has been engaged in professional diving since 2011. In 2013 he obtained the qualifications of a 2nd class diver. Has experience in underwater work both at sea and inland. Since 2013 he has been diving in caves, especially in the mountains, and since 2014 he is a diving instructor CMAS M1.

   

Agnieszka Kalska

Agnieszka Kalska

"I can not imagine life without water, where I experience freedom of the spirit in my free body."

  • founder of the first freediving and swimming school in Poland - FREEBODY,
  • freediving instructor Apnea Academy International and PADI Master Freediver,
  • record holder and multiple medalist of the Polish Championships, member of the national team in freediving 2013-2018,
  • finalist of the Freediving World Championships 2013, 2015, 2016 and 2018,
  • a Polish national championship champion and a member of the national team in swimming in 1998-2003,
  • passionate about freediving and swimming.