Photos of the Week #177

September 8, 2008

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LindaMarie Stella
First submission to POTW!

Catalina Island
Twin Rocks

Giant Sea Bass
Stereolepis gigas

Sea and Sea 5000G

Allison Vitsky

Point Loma Kelp
Near Seven Fathoms
60 feet

Limacia cockerelli

Canon 20D
Dual Ikelite DS125 strobes
Canon 60mm macro lens with MacroMate diopter

Tracy Clark

La Jolla Shores

Hermissenda crassicornis

eating a hydroid

Nikon D70s
60mm lens

Jimmy Yuan

US/Mexican Border
USS Hogan

Wolf Eel
Anarrhichthys ocellatus

Canon Powershot A620

Mike Hallack

La Jolla Shores
Main Wall
50 feet

Triopha catalinae

Fujifilm f40fd

Volker Kilian

La Jolla Cove
30 feet

Giant Sea Bass
Stereolepis gigas

Canon G9
Ambient light

Terry Strait

La Jolla Shores
Main Wall

Baptodoris mimetica

Nikon D40x
Ikelite housing
18-55mm lens set to 55mm
f/9, 1/60, ISO 400

Steve Murvine

Farnsworth Banks
100 feet

California Sheephead
Semicossyphus pulcher

Canon G-9
Ikelite housing
Ikelite DS-50 strobe

Herb Gruenhagen

La Jolla
Marine Room Canyon

Navanax inermis

Sony VX1000 frame grab

Brenda Bridgett

La Jolla
20 feet

Juvenile Garibaldi
Hypsypops rubicundus

Sealife DC 600
Internal flash

Mark Pidcoe

La Jolla Shores
North Wall

Painted Greenling
Oxylebius pictus

Sony DSC-F828
Ikelite Housing

Steve Gardner

La Jolla Shores
55 feet

Peltodoris nobilis

Olympus C5050z
Single strobe

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