Natalia Avseenko (its not
Natalia Asveenko) beneath the ice. White sea. Russia.
Photography – Viktor Lyagushkin
Light – Bogdana Vashchenko
Natalia Avseenko, 36, was persuaded to strip naked as marine experts believe belugas do not like to be touched by artificial materials such as diving suits.The skilled Russian diver took the plunge as the water temperature hit minus 1.5 degrees Centigrade.