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Freyr Magnússon | Underwater Cinematographer

Freyr Magnússon is a renowned underwater cinematographer who has captured the beauty and majesty of the deep with his unique and captivating camerawork. Born in Iceland, Freyr developed a love for the ocean at a young age and has since dedicated his life to capturing its essence on film.

With experience filming across the world, from sub-zero polar temperatures to the warm waters of the Persian Gulf, Freyr's work has received critical acclaim and earned him numerous awards, including the prestigious Best Underwater Sequence award at the Oceanic Film Festival.

As both Director and Director of Photography for the stunning documentary The Waves That Whisper, Freyr explored the world beneath the surface in this critically acclaimed feature documentary without the use of dialogue, letting the stunning visuals, haunting sound design and evocative soundtrack speak for themselves. Hailed as “a triumph of cinematography,” the film showcased Freyr's ability to create an immersive and captivating experience for audiences.

In addition to his work as a filmmaker, Freyr holds the record for the longest continuous underwater diving sequence. This feat of endurance and dedication to his craft has solidified Freyr's place as one of the most talented and respected underwater cinematographers in the world.

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