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shortlistedShortlisted!
Final RoundThrough to 2022 awards final round judging
This shot was taken using big aperture for nice bokeh effect. This sea lemon was crawling on bunch of barnacles, it was relatively shallow compare to the rest of the dive, so there was good amount of natural light for the background color!
Elacatinus puncticulatus_2022
(Canon100mm, t1/250, f/20, iso 125)
Los Arcos_P.V._2022
(Canon 60mm,t1/200,f/20,iso200)
Sculpin fish_2022
(Canon100mm,t1/250, f/20,iso125)
Soft coral close up_2022
(Canon60 mm, t1/200, f/20,iso 200)
Elysia diomedea nudibranch_2022
(Canon100mm,t1/250,f/20,iso125)
Doriprismatica sedna nudibranch_2022
(Canon60 mm, t1/200,f/20,iso100)
Mexican tube blenny looking out from its lair_2022
(Canon 100mm,t1/250, f/18,iso125)
Tylodina perversa nudibranch_P.V._2022
(Canon 100mm,t1/250,f/22,iso160)
Pink Telja nudibranch close up _P.Vallarta_2022
(Canon100mm,t1/250,f/20,iso125)
Red head goby( Elacatinus puncticulatus)_P.V._ 2022
(Canon 100mm,t1/250,f/20,iso 125)
Pink Telja nudibranch_2022
(Canon 60 mm,t1/200,f/18,iso 100)
nudibranch taken in Los Arcos_Puerto Vallarta_ 2022
(Canon 100mm,t1/250, f/20,iso160)
While on a freedive over a popular reef in Hawaii, a few Galapagos sharks came to investigate. This one passed right below, which allowed me to get this top down profile shot.
A split image showing both the underwater world, and majestic landscape of French Polynesia
Winner Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!
Leopard Sharks passing by coral reef at Julian Rocks, Byron Bay, Australia
Tube blenny_Puerto Vallarta_2022
(Canon 60 mm,t1/200,f/20,iso100)
shortlistedShortlisted!
Doriprismatica sedna_Puerto Vallarta_2022
(Canon 100mm,t1/250,f/20,iso 160)
Split of diver taken at the HMAS Protector, Heron Island
3rd place Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!
Tube blenny close up_El Morro_Puerto Vallarta_2021
(Canon 100mm,t1/250,f/13,iso160)
The Look-Outs
Diosas de puntas rojas_Puerto Vallarta_2021
(Canon100mm,t1/200,f/14,iso 125)
Let me sit pretty.
I am Bruce from Santa Monica. I photograph surfers in California and creatures in the Caribbean.
Turtle Kingdom
We are made of layers, cells, constellations.
- Anaïs Nin
Wonderland #2
Photographed in Maui, Hawaii
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