20th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People

Fishermen standing at the stern of their bottom trawling fishing vessel in the Adriatic sea, lifting the trawling net. I was on board MV Leviathan to realise a reportage about this fishing technique that has a very strong commercial value yet a significant impact on the marine ecosystem, revealing the heavy pollution that affect the seabed of that stretch of Sea.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 12.2020
Date Uploaded: 11.2022
Photo Location: Adriatic Sea coast, in proximity of Ancona, Italy
Camera: NIKON D800
Copyright: © Jacopo Gennari Feslikenian