Dimitris Vlaikos

Dimitris Vlaikos is a Greek portrait photographer whose work has been awarded an...

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A Day On Planet Solar

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Planet Solar for those who doesn’t not know is the largest catamaran in the world that works with solar energy. 
 
The reason of Planet Solar visit Greece was one of the most interesting archaeological expeditions ever done in our country, the search precipitated a prehistoric settlement close to the cave of Argolida “according to the journalist of Kathimerini Margarita Pournara. My mission this time was to capture a part of the research and the portraits of the protagonists of the mission. I am Boarding on the Planet Solar along with the crew, Swiss scientists and Greek archaeologists. The shooting lasted an entire day following the program’s crew. I had limited time and space to work, but also I had the pleasure to photograph important personalities such as Professor of Archaeology and Head of the Swiss Mission Julien Beck, French Captain Gerard D’Ampovil, the editor of Hearth and researcher of Greek landscape Adonis Kyrou. 
 
Here are the portraits of the crew that published in K magazine of Kathimerini and the cover. The tributePublished on 31/08/2014 Issue 587 Here you can read the whole story in Greek.
More photos on my blog 
https://www.dimitrisvlaikos.com/a-day-on-planet-solar/