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shots taken bodies of water with no salt e.g. in lakes, streams, pools, rivers i.e NOT the Sea!
Faces from the bottom. Belgian freshwater dive sites ofte... by E&e Lp
by: E&e Lp
Faces from the bottom. Belgian freshwater dive sites often contain objects to make the dives more interesting, like these two stone faces in Ekeren. (f/16, 1/80, ISO-2500, 16mm). - Erik
Cenote Nohoch Nachich in Mexico. Crystal clear, year round 24 degrees C.
The entrance of a cave in Mexico seen from inside the cave. The cave where this picture is taken is called Nohoch Na Chich
Wooden stairs at 45m in the fresh lake of Hemmoor.
Cenot Angelita Mexico
Mating tench. The nice fish with the orange eye. Normally extremely shy. But when mating you can see them when you are lucky. I used a rebreather to take this picture.
A blind cave fish and 2 cichliden in a cave in Mexico. The blind cavefish is quite rare, and the cichliden follow divers with their lights inside the cave. The blind fish did not survive the attack. Maybe not the best picture, but it tells a story
Entrance of a cave in Mexico. The cenotes in Mexico are really clear.
The famous entrance of Cenote Carwash in Mexico. The picture is taken from inside the cave.
Water lilies in one of the many cenotes in the Yucatan peninsula.
A very special picture of red-eyed damselflies under water. This couple is putting their eggs underwater. The silver color is due to small air bubbles to 'breathe' under water.
Only in cenote Zapote in Mexico these kind of speleothems can be found. These bells are really strange and still grow under water where normal stalactites only can grow in dry areas.
Speleothem with diver in the background in the cenote Dos Palmas in Mexico. The caves in Mexico are the best ones in the world.
The toad migration in the Netherlands. This phenomena only lasts a few days. The toads are looking for a place to drop their eggs.
A short beautiful life
The water lilies attract various pollinating insects within their 4 days lifespan. They draw back underwater, the seeds ripen, float along streams, and finally sink into the mud where they germinate to begin a new life cy...
The look and the grin
Nile Crocodile in a small fresh water stream
Esox lucius (nothern pike) in its environment at Ekeren. ... by E&e Lp
by: E&e Lp
Esox lucius (nothern pike) in its environment at Ekeren. (f/9, 1/160, ISO-640, 18mm). - Erik
A white Cyprinus carpio (common carp) in a lake at Ekeren... by E&e Lp
by: E&e Lp
A white Cyprinus carpio (common carp) in a lake at Ekeren. (f/22, 1/160, ISO-3200, 50mm). - Erik
Fresh water nudibranch in the Netherlands. Not as colorfull as in salt water in the tropics, but even a very beautifull creature.
Ponte dei Salti
Eye of a brown frog that tries to stay under water during the wintercold. You can see the third eyelid of the eye.
Larvea of a brown frog. the small 'fishes' have really nice mouths, they are really cute.
A picture took from garbage. I have a longer lasting project to take pictures of garbage I find under water. This time it was a Barbie doll, the perfect woman for kids. But now dropped, headless and green of algea. A bigger contrast almost impossible
This divesite is not a lake, but a tank filled with water. It is called the 'Gasometer'. In this tank there are several objects placed to explore. Maximum depth 14m, diameter 45m.
Curious common carp (Cyprinus carpio) in La Gombe, an old... by E&e Lp
by: E&e Lp
Curious common carp (Cyprinus carpio) in La Gombe, an old open quarry. (f/3.5, 1/160, ISO-2500, 17mm, no strobe). - Erik
hieroglyphic turtle @ fresh pond in Antwerp
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