Rico Besserdich Profile

Rico Besserdich

I am from Turkey
Member since: Saturday, June 5, 2010
UW photographer & journalist, cat owner, beer drinker, uw photography teacher, human beeing. "Try not. Do or do it not. There is no try".

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My Portfolio

  While tried capture shot these juvenile squids near diving platform curious guest watching me wonders what heck am doing there lights top are reflections my strobe water surface. ;-) ;) surface
  Dakota C47 C-47 47
  Pool Shooting
  Golden Girl 15 cm small shrimp. 60mm lens 10 diopter attached. shrimp attached
  Diving place named Canyon Turkey. love blue water there Turkey :-) :)
  Patrol Boat 119 took this shot 13 minutes after new shipwreck touched oceans ground. Lots dirt dust clouds....the ships stern was totally covered sand cloud time. Ambient light converted BW. ground cloudsthe clouds time B/W. B/W W.

My Contest Stats

I have 534 entries in the photo contest
Latest Entries...
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entered Sunday, January 27, 2013
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entered Saturday, December 22, 2012
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entered Thursday, December 20, 2012

CategoryNumber of EntriesTotal votesAverage votes
Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)626844
Macro - Close-Up87206223
Macro - not swimming84194823
Macro - Nudibranchia717224
Macro - Super macro37100627
Macro - swimming69194428
Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)1448034
Topside (above water but marine related)2986429
Wide Angle - Close Focus2266430
Wide Angle - Divers3895925
Wide Angle - Marine Life51145128
Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)3276123
Wide Angle - Wrecks40149437
totals 5341466927
Seas I have divedNumber of EntriesTotal votesAverage votes
Aegean Sea1549533
Indian Ocean34715
Mediterranean Sea3971114228
Red Sea118295525
totals 5341466927
Countries I have visitedNumber of EntriesTotal votesAverage votes
totals 5341466927

My Forum Posts

I have 1406 forum posts

Recent Forum posts...
Posted: Monday, October 29, 2012
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