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Up close to a spotty dotty Seastar
It was towards the end of a dive, when this tiger shark emerged from the blue and swam straight through our group totally unphased. For me, this depicts ocean connectivity through immersing in a deep blue bond. Taken in Fuvahmulah, Maldives.
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"Incoming !". Galeocerdo cuvier (Tiger shark). (f/5, 1/60... by E&e Lp
by: E&e Lp
"Incoming !". Galeocerdo cuvier (Tiger shark). (f/5, 1/60, ISO-200, 14mm, only natural light). - Els
Nebrius concolor (nurseshark) with Myliobatyidae spec. (e... by E&e Lp
by: E&e Lp
Nebrius concolor (nurseshark) with Myliobatyidae spec. (eagle ray) in the background. (f/6.3, 1/160, ISO-100, 25mm, only natural light). - Erik
The tiger and the reef fish look like they are about to square off. I love marine predators and my wife and I were able to see this sigh and be lucky enough to capture this image.
"Angry fish". A couple of Amphiprion clarkii (Clark's ane... by E&e Lp
by: E&e Lp
"Angry fish". A couple of Amphiprion clarkii (Clark's anemonefish) with their anemone (Heteractis crispa). (f/8, 1/50, ISO-200, 28mm). - Els
Galeocerdo cuvier (tiger shark) at Fuvahmulah saying "Hi ... by E&e Lp
by: E&e Lp
Galeocerdo cuvier (tiger shark) at Fuvahmulah saying "Hi !", posing with a cute smile. (f/7.1, 1/80, ISO-100, 50mm, only natural light, uncropped). - Erik
The cleaning shrimp Cuapetes sp. saying "Hi" and smiling ... by E&e Lp
by: E&e Lp
The cleaning shrimp Cuapetes sp. saying "Hi" and smiling into the camera. (f/9, 1/100, ISO-500, 50mm, UCL-165). - Erik
"Ascension of the tiger" (freely after Peter Paul Rubens)... by E&e Lp
by: E&e Lp
"Ascension of the tiger" (freely after Peter Paul Rubens). Galeocerdo cuvier (tiger shark) with photographers at Fuvahmulah. WFL01 wet lens, only natural light (f/8, 1/160, ISO-100, 16mm). - Erik
Bryaninops loki (Loki whip-goby). (f/5.6, 1/200, ISO-200,... by E&e Lp
by: E&e Lp
Bryaninops loki (Loki whip-goby). (f/5.6, 1/200, ISO-200, 42mm). - Els
Another tiger shark
Platax teira (longfin batfish) smiling at the camera. (f/... by E&e Lp
by: E&e Lp
Platax teira (longfin batfish) smiling at the camera. (f/5.6, 1/125, ISO-200, 29mm). - Els
Big anemone small fish ! Amphiprion clarkii (Clark's anem... by E&e Lp
by: E&e Lp
Big anemone small fish ! Amphiprion clarkii (Clark's anemonefish) above a Heteractis aurora. (f/9, 1/160, ISO-400, 22mm) - Erik
We can live together in harmony. Nebrius ferrugineus (taw... by E&e Lp
by: E&e Lp
We can live together in harmony. Nebrius ferrugineus (tawny nurse shark) joining the current. Later on 3 came relaxing in the sand right behind and beside us while we hung on to our reef hooks. (f/11, 1/60, ISO-200, 14mm). - Els
Image was taken in Baa Atoll, Maldives at around 20m on a cloudy day.
Brave remora's in Fuvahmulah !! Galeocerdo cuvier (Tiger ... by E&e Lp
by: E&e Lp
Brave remora's in Fuvahmulah !! Galeocerdo cuvier (Tiger shark, probably pregnant), only natural light. - Erik
Galeocerdo cuvier (Tiger shark) in Fuvahmulah watched by ... by E&e Lp
by: E&e Lp
Galeocerdo cuvier (Tiger shark) in Fuvahmulah watched by divers. The dive site is named accordingly : "Tiger Zoo". Luckily without cages. Let's hope it can remain that way. Only natural light. - Els
What does a manta ray eat? Well...this... Krill. A manta ray is feasting on the krill gathering in the lightbeams of divelights during a nightdive.
Trapezia tigrina (red-spotted guard crab). Shot with Inon... by E&e Lp
by: E&e Lp
Trapezia tigrina (red-spotted guard crab). Shot with Inon UCL-165 wet lens. - Els
Nurse sharks at night
Watching tiger sharks in Fuvahmulah. Choose the right div... by E&e Lp
by: E&e Lp
Watching tiger sharks in Fuvahmulah. Choose the right dive organization for your own safety ! Shot with Weefine WFL01 wet lens completely zoomed out to 16mm. Only natural light. - Erik
Feeding Manta in South Ari Atoll, Maldives
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We all hate backscatter, but sometimes it adds mystery to... by E&e Lp
by: E&e Lp
We all hate backscatter, but sometimes it adds mystery to a picture. The tiger shark in the background seems to be trying to hide behind the backscatter to ambush the bluefin trevally. Without the backscatter it would look less menacing. - Erik
Ingredients: a soup of plankton, different torches. Recip... by E&e Lp
by: E&e Lp
Ingredients: a soup of plankton, different torches. Recipe: one strong torch at the back of the ship shining down. Put the normal torches in the sand shining up... and wait for the UFO's to appear. No strobe or torch used on the camera, 16mm. - Erik
Tigers
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