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The story starts with watching the movie 'Silent World' by Jacques Cousteu. He discovered the underwater world by skin diving at his childhood days.  In the early 90s Ali carried his photography hobby to underwater. He won several underwater photogtaphy competition awards which motivated him to become an underwater professional through working for several magazines including Skylife of Turkish Airlines.  

In the year 2000 he passed from salty waters to freswaters. Lakes, creeks, rivers and finally caves. He found himself to be a spelelogist and a cave diver. Accomplished many explorations and projects. His experience is polished with altitude and ice diving.  The exlorations were published at ATLAS Dergisi and National Geographic Turkey magazines. 

Work with many associations. Amongst are ODTU-SAT MADAG, ASPEG and OBRUK research groups.  

 Ali Ethem Keskin holds many international underwater photograpy awards and currently he is an active diver and speologist writing articles for ATLAS and National Geographic Turkiye magazines.  

Graduate of Electrical and Electronics Enginnering from  University of Birmingam in UK. 
He is working as a freelance consultant and photographer.