Photos of the Week #230

September 14, 2009

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Jeff Wahl

Isla Guadalupe, Mexico

White Shark
Carcharodon carcharias

Sea & Sea DX8000

Pete Hergesheimer

Bodrun, Turkey
20 metres

Divers on a C47 Dakota wreck

Canon Powershot SD700

Steve Gardner

Point Loma
Broomtail Reef

Ophiodon elongatus

Kelp holdfast
Macrocystis pyrifera

Olympus c5050z
Single strobe
f/1.8, 1/100, ISO 100

Mike Bartick

Off Long Beach
Oil Rig Eureka
45 feet

Diver Michael Baneau under the oil rig

Nikon D300
Ambient light
Tokina 10-17mm lens

Mark Pidcoe

La Jolla Shores
South Walls

Spanish Shawl
Flabellina iodinea

Sea & Sea DX750G
Intova SS2000 strobe

George Foster

Point Loma
Three Fingers

Hermissenda crassicornis

Nikon D200
Aquatica housing
Dual YS-110 strobes
60mm lens
f/20, 1/125, ISO 250

Brian McHugh

Anacapa Island
Arch Rock

Diver Pat Meyers photographing many

California Sea Lions
Zalophus californianus

Olympus E-520
YS110 and YS110a strobes
9-18mm lens at 9 mm
f/7.1, 1/100, ISO 400

Herb Gruenhagen

La Jolla
Marine Room
55 feet

Diver Lucille Richards below a

Comb jelly
Leucothea pulchra

Canon G10
Ambient light

Brenda Bridgett

La Jolla Shores
55 feet

Lion Nudibranch
Melibe leonina

on Giant Kelp
Macrocystis pyrifera

Canon A570
Internal flash

Roger Uzun

Flores, Indonesia
Under the pier

Synchiropus splendidus

Sony HDR-520v camcorder
Light and Motion Bluefin pro housing
Sunray 2000 video lights

Mike Hallack

La Jolla Shores
Main Wall

Janolus barbarensis

on Giant Kelp
Macrocystis pyrifera

Fujifilm f40fd
Ikelite DS125

Steve Murvine

Hood Canal, Washington
Jorstad Creek
75 feet

Tritonia diomedea

Canon G9
Ikelite housing
Ikelite DS-125 strobe

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