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Seas with green water well north or south of tropical zones typically cold enough for drysuits!
This lionfish was resting at the brim of Seventh heaven Thila's reef. Located in the South Ari Atoll of the Maldives, it usually features strong currents and so lionfish sometimes perch between the rocks and corals to hide from the current.
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Peek-a-boo. Grundy's Reef on Little Cayman Island. Olympus EM-5.
Fishportret taken in the 'Grevelingenmeer' in the Netherlands.
Parablennius pilicornis (variable blenny) peeping out of ... by E&e Lp
by: E&e Lp
Parablennius pilicornis (variable blenny) peeping out of its hole. (f/8, 1/100, ISO-100, 50mm, UCL-165). - Erik
Sea squirt taken in the Oosterschelde in the Netherlands. You see a lot in these waters here.
Hippocampus guttulatus (long-snouted seahorse) at Torrede... by E&e Lp
by: E&e Lp
Hippocampus guttulatus (long-snouted seahorse) at Torredembarra. (f/8, 1/80, ISO-200, 42mm). - Els
Taken in 'Zeeland' in the Netherlands.
Small fish in the green waters of the Netherlands.
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Necora puber (velvet crab). In the North Sea most creatur... by E&e Lp
by: E&e Lp
Necora puber (velvet crab). In the North Sea most creatures try to blend in with their environment rather than stand out. I guess investing in bright colours is less rewarding in environments with lower visibility. (f/5, 1/250, ISO-200, 14mm). - Els
Hippocampus hippocampus (short-snouted seahorse). The vis... by E&e Lp
by: E&e Lp
Hippocampus hippocampus (short-snouted seahorse). The visibility in the estuary of the river Scheldt ranges from 0 to max. 6 meters. Finding beautiful creatures like this makes it rewarding. (f/8, 1/80, ISO-250, 50mm). - Erik
Calico portraits are my favorite and as a relatively skittish fish I had been trying for so long to get one in a faceoff with my camera!
Gobius geniporus (slender goby) at the Medes islands. (f/... by E&e Lp
by: E&e Lp
Gobius geniporus (slender goby) at the Medes islands. (f/8, 1/100, ISO-100, 50mm). - Erik
Calcinus tubularis (hermit crab) hiding in a small hole a... by E&e Lp
by: E&e Lp
Calcinus tubularis (hermit crab) hiding in a small hole at the Medes Islands, Spain. (f/8, 1/100, ISO-100, 50mm, UCL-165). - Erik
Riverdiving in Switzerland. River Verzasca.
Marble mine in Belgium.
Cratena peregrina laying eggs at the Medes islands, Spain... by E&e Lp
by: E&e Lp
Cratena peregrina laying eggs at the Medes islands, Spain. (f/32, 1/160, ISO-100, 30mm, UCL-165 wet lens). - Erik
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A pike in a lake in the Netherlands. In summer we can spot a lot of pikes. I still like that fish.
Seasquirts (Ascidiacea) in the 'Veerse Meer' in the Netherlands. Not the most impressive animals, but sometimes they are nice to take pictures of.
Pterois volitans (common lionfish) in action at Hurghada,... by E&e Lp
by: E&e Lp
Pterois volitans (common lionfish) in action at Hurghada, Egypt the last week of October '21. (f/8, 1/30, ISO-200, 14mm). - Els
My favorite type of photographing under water is wide angle with model(s). This time we found a ball under water and that ball was not floating and not really heavy. Exactly fitting for some fun under water. It ended in trying to play volleyball.
Palaemon serratus (common prawn) seeking refuge in an emp... by E&e Lp
by: E&e Lp
Palaemon serratus (common prawn) seeking refuge in an empty oyster in the Scheldt estuary. Torch pointed from the left on the light background behind the oyster, leaving the prawn a bit in the shadow; no strobe. (f/4, 1/60, ISO-125, 16mm) - Erik
The famous bridge, ponte dei Salti above the Verzasca river in Lavertezzo in Switzerland. Sadly we had not the viz as it could be and a lot of current.
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Small fireworks to end the year : Metridium senile (frill... by E&e Lp
by: E&e Lp
Small fireworks to end the year : Metridium senile (frilled anemone) at Scapa Flow, Orkney islands, Scotland. (f/5.6, 1/80, ISO-250, 42mm, no flash only strobe). Best wishes for 2023 to everyone ! - Erik & Els
Xmas menu : Taurulus bubalis (longspined bullhead) on a b... by E&e Lp
by: E&e Lp
Xmas menu : Taurulus bubalis (longspined bullhead) on a bed of Ophiothrix fragilis (brittle stars). Scapa Flow, Orkney islands, Scotland. No strobes, only torch. (f/5.6; 1/80 sec; ISO-800, 50mm). - Erik
Percnon gibbesi (flat rock crab) tucked away in a crevice... by E&e Lp
by: E&e Lp
Percnon gibbesi (flat rock crab) tucked away in a crevice in Santa Maria, Azores. - Els
Sepia officinalis camouflaged on a silty sloping bottom i... by E&e Lp
by: E&e Lp
Sepia officinalis camouflaged on a silty sloping bottom in the estuary of the river Scheldt. Never seen big ones here. The one in the picture was 10cm at most. Every year they migrate from the sea up the river to mate and lay their eggs. - Erik
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