Vladimir Koval was born in Crimea 1971 in settlement Kirovsk. Drawing loved since the childhood but has seriously taken a great interest in 1991. He has no special art education but, obviously, he is a very skilled and talented artist and great seascaper of our days. He is a member of the Crimean society of artists. In works he does use various techniques and methods to show depth of sea water and depth of a flat surface: shading, line width, the third dimension onto a flat canvas, layering and overlapping, he skillfully applies paints using more saturated colors, combining them with muted and lower toned colors -when objects are painted this way in comparison to brighter, more saturated colored objects, a sense of depth is achieved.