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Adriana Basques’ Gallery ‘Giants’ of the Sea


Whale shark by Adriana Basques.

Check out award-winning photographer Adriana Basques’ gallery of the giants that rule the sea. This series of ‘big animals’ photographs contrasts against her ‘miniature life’ underwater gallery.


Three Sperm Whales by Adriana Basques.

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Photo Friday


An endangered Short-tailed Albatross (Phoebastria albatrus) was born at Midway Atoll National Wildlife Refuge – the first time the species has ever been known to breed outside of Japan!

photo: Charles Miller (via: NWR Assoc.) — Learn more here

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Headquarters’ photostream

– via rhamphotheca

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Photo: turtle getting some tang


tangs cleaning the honu

underwater photography by Bo Pardau (bodiver) – (1024 x 683)

This green sea turtle has a nice crop to harvest.

– via 100leaguesunderthesea

Underwater with Enric Adrian Gener


el Bajón

Pasando unos dias en El Hierro. Buceando con y viviendo en casa de Sonia, Cristo, Cristobalín y Madamm. También con Golfo, como no. Mil gracias!

This photo was taken on March 7, 2011 in La Restinga, Canary Islands, ES, using a Canon EOS 5D Mark II.


Baja Bocarones

Golfo sobre la arena que nos aproxima a la Baja Bocarones.
El Hierro

This photo was taken on March 8, 2011 in La Restinga, Canary Islands, ES



This photo was taken on June 28, 2009 in Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Canary Islands, ES

el hierro (diving) 21 photos

— many thanks to oneblackline

Is this starfish giving me the finger?



photo by drsteve; Steven Trainoff Ph.D.

Artist Profile: Photographer Nick Allen

Photographer, husband, father, bodysurfer, and crafstman, Nick Allen is the West Coast’s answer to Clark Little. His website is a haven of his fine art ocean photography, taken from within the collapsing waves. “I’m not trying to say a lot with my artwork. I’m just trying to let the images speak for themselves. I don’t have an agenda with the work, I’m just appreciating the ocean.”

November Tubeview

Nick grew up in the water in Avila Beach, California and spent almost all of his free bodysurfing and bodyboarding the hollow closeouts that are characteristic of the beach. “I’d duckdive through the wave on my bodyboard, and end up with these magical images of waves going over my head at sunset. I would end up with those images stuck in my head for a while, but they would always fade. I think that’s a big part of what drove me to want to take pictures in the water in the first place…to capture those images for longer than just a fleeting moment.”

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The University of Miami’s Annual Underwater Photo Contest

The University of Miami’s Rosenstiel of Marine and Atmospheric Science hosts an annual photo contest for the best snapshot of life under the sea. More than 600 images were submitted from an international pool of photographers.

*U of Miami via Discovery News Slide Show*

Underwater Photography by Will Tee Yang

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photos by Will Tee Yang