Award‑winning New York City based photographer Ben Lowy has spent most of his career as a war photographer. After years of covering conflict and politics, he transitioned to underwater photography in 2015 and became hooked. In this series, he gets up close and personal with sea lions near La Paz, Mexico. Lowy’s mesmerizing images reveal the complex and expressive world of these playful and spirited sea creatures. Let yourself be charmed!