I only know that my vision is very, very blurred and that I always have to look at the picture from different angles before a whole comes up.
Krawzow moved to Germany aged 12 with her family and took up swimming as a 16-year-old in 2009, having been invited to join a training session at a club in Nuremberg.
"The Kazakhstan-born athlete, who has Russian roots, was diagnosed with Sargardt disease - a genetic eye disorder - aged seven and has continued to progressively lose her sight sever since.
In the magazine it is not that easy to see the pictures as a whole.
Krawzow - who has only three per cent vision - posed topless for the German version of the famous magazine.
Then the biggest stone fell from my heart and she said she was preparing my father for it.