Hello and thanks for visiting my profile ,my name is Linley Jean-Yves Bignoux.I am an Australian originally from Melbourne,with Mauritian heritage and parents .I was born in Blantyre on the 21/11/1975 .
I am a keen photographer ,i shoot underwater, landscape, street and nature photography nearly 99.9 percent of the time .My fulltime profession is being an English Tutor TEFL(Teaching English as a Foreign Language) teaching Japanese students a jobb i find very fullfilling and rewarding.
I have worked as a Scuba Diving Instructor and Divemaster for several years and i have been a Scuba Diver for 14 years overall ,i have been doing Underwater Photography for 13 years .i am also a certified First Aid Instructor .
I used to work for the Nation Media Group as a Correspondent Journalist and Photographer reporting on stories in Mauritius which covered environmental ,business and current affairs .I also photographed for the former Mauritius Dive MagazinDive Mauritius)as a Underwater Photographer.
To date i have written over 230 articles as a Journalist and taken countless images.
In Addition ,the bulk of my carrer was in the Distribution and Logistics industry for 17 years i Inventory Management i which i worked for two multinnational firms in Melbourne Australia.