How I got here

Pawel with a RebreatherPawel Achtel holds a masters degree in Engineering from Technical University of Gdansk, Poland. In 1991, he moved permanently to Sydney, Australia.

Having run his own small business for over a decade, he dedicates a lot of resources into filming and researching marine life. In 1999 he produced his first film, called "Aliens of the Sea", for which he received many prestigious international awards. He licenses his underwater footage to many leading broadcasters.

Since 2001, Pawel has invested in high definition cameras, lenses, housings, lighting as well as military rebreather diving equipment that allow him to film underwater footage in an unprecedented quality and content.

You can see some of Pawel's work here.

Pawel at work