Before losing his vision entirely, he studied Educational Studies at the University of Ioannina, where he now prepares his thesis for the post-graduate programme. Chris used to play football in a local team for several years. Last two years due to the fact that he didn’t want to stop practicing sports, he took time to get some good Judo training and he also became a long-jump athlete.
This combination is important because it requires an intimate relationship with people who can see, in order to complete the cycle that starts with a mechanical record and ends with mental reconstruction. Each photograph is a double blindness because Chris needs a sighted person to describe the photograph, but the sighted person relies on Chris to read the Braille.