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Underwater Photo Contest Entry

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Bokeh Spirals by Tony Cherbas
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Posted: Sunday, February 26, 2012- (2/26/2012 12:26:00 AM)
Category: Macro - Super macro
location: Philippine Sea Guam
message This shot is lovely!!!
 
William
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message Thanks William! smile
 
Tony Cherbas
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message Fantastic shot Tony!

How'd you get this? ... did you balance on one hand and shoot with the other?
Suzan
 
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message Thanks Suzan, It was actually very easy. I just steadied the camera with both hands directly over the Christmas Tree Worm, composed, and fired off like 5 or 6 shots until I was happy with the lighting etc. The Christmas tree worm was near the seafloor on a coral mound so I just kneeled on the coral rubble in front of it. I think the VR version of the Nikkor 105 helps to compose for these types of photos.
 
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