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Iconic Cratena nudibranch of Mediterranean Sea_2022
(Canon100,1/200,f20,iso400)
Cratena nudibranch. These little creatures are tiny splashes of color in the sea. The hard part is getting focus..I usually shot many attempts but I'm happy when I get a nice photo!
(Canon100,1/250,f18,iso200)
Beauty of Cratena nudibranch_2022
(Canon100,1/200,f22,iso400)
This Flabellina here is about 3 cm. long.. I like to shot them because of its bright purple which stands out in the blue despite its small size_La Formica dive site_Sicily_2022
(Canon100,1/250,f25,iso400)
You do a wreckdive to the U455 (92-118m depth), and then at 101m, you see this. So a mola mola on a wreckdive, not bad in my eyes.
Part of a sponge in Sardinia Italy
Asteridea
Fish on the Milford Haven wreck in Italy. This very big wreck is suitable for all kind of divers, depths from 34m till 79m.
The U455 wreck in Italy. This wreck lies in a depth between 92m and 118m. A very big seastar has found a home on it.
Magnificent Cratena nudibranch_2022
(Canon100,1/200,f22,iso400)
Cratena macro shot taken with strobes and high shutter speed to darken ambient light (the background) as much as possible_2022
(Canon100,1/200,f22,iso400)
Kleptopredator Cratena_2022
(Canon100,1/200,f20,iso250)
Flabellina affinis. Possible to see the egg sacs,ready to hatch nudi larvae_Photo taken at La Formica dive site _October 2022
(Canon100,1/250,f22,iso400)
In the Mediterranean, when you see a white & orange spot, only three-four centimeters long,.. it is definitely a Cratena!Photo taken at "La Formica" dive site, in Sicily_October2022
(Canon100,1/250,f20,iso100)
Close-up of Mediterranean moray_2021
(Canon60,1/125,f7.1,iso200)
Cratena Peregrina close up.Clearly visible the white coiled egg-ribbons typical of this beautiful nudibranch and orange hydroids (main food source) which give the same color to the dorsal cerata.
(Canon100,1/250,f22,iso100)
Cratena nudibranch_close up the intense orange of cerata acting as extension of digestive tract with same color of food source (hydroids)_2022
(Canon100,1/200,f20,iso100)
A close up look at Felimare tricolor nudibranch_2022
(Canon100,1/200,f20,iso200)
A pair of Cratena nudibranchs photographed in the sea of Sicily_2022
(Canon100,1/200,f20,iso100)
Felimare tricolor_2022
(Canon100,1/200,f20,iso200)
Iconic Flabellina, always beautiful to see_2022
(Canon100,1/200,f20,iso100)
When I come across a Cratena peregrina, I always take some time to observe and enjoy the view of its wonderful colors!_2022
(Canon100,1/200,f20,iso100)
Beautiful Elysia_2022
(Canon100,1/250,f16,iso400)
Mating (or fighting?) behaviour of a couple of Cratena nudibranchs photographed this summer at La Formica dive site, Sicily_2022
(Canon100,1/200,f20,iso100)
Pink flatworm ( Prostheceraeus roseus)of Mediterranean sea_2022
(Canon100,1/200,f14,iso100)
Brightly colored Cratena_2022
(Canon100,1/200,f20,iso400)
Doris tricolor_2022
(Canon100,1/250,f16,iso200)
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