THE BEST IMAGES OF THE YEAR
METRO BILBAOABANDO, MOYÚA, SAN MAMES, CASCO VIEJO
from February 1 to March 31
Metro Bilbao and SAIL in Festival bring you the portrait of this leading-edge Swiss photographer, with a profound vision that goes beyond action photography. A versatile professional who has participated in all kinds of regattas, pioneering in the treatment of images applied to outdoor photography and who has just opened a spectacular studio in Zurich.
“I never thought that one day sailing photography would be my profession. Sailing is the sport that I grew up with, I started with an optimistic outlook and today it is still my biggest passion after hundreds of races around the world.
For many years I worked as a racing judge on all the seas, where I learned to anticipate the manoeuvres of the boats, although over time I began to learn to look at boats in a different way, as I do now, understanding the angles, the waves, the bow, the hull, the sails…”
from February 26 to March 4
Mirabaud Yacht Racing Image
The ‘Mirabaud Yacht Racing Image’ is a yearly photographic contest and exhibition. It seeks to recognise the very best yacht racing image taken during the year, and that which best represents the essence and excitement of yacht racing as a sport. The contest is open to professional yacht racing photographers from all over the world. The Mirabaud Yacht Racing Image Award is organized by MaxComm Communication.