Photos of the Week #269

June 14, 2010

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Fried Egg Jellyfish (Phacellophora camtschatica) Morgan Pence
First submission to POTW!

La Jolla Shores
15 feet

Diver Tony So looks at a

Fried Egg Jellyfish
Phacellophora camtschatica

Canon PowerShot SD880IS

Gopher Rockfish (Sebastes carnatus) David Andrew

Point Loma
7 Fathoms
70 feet

Gopher Rockfish
Sebastes carnatus

Nikon D90
Ikelite housing
Dual Ikelite DS-160 strobes
60mm lens
f/14.0, 1/200, ISO 320

Pink Anemonefish (Amphiprion perideraion) Allison Vitsky

Panaon Island (Southern Leyte)
Napantaw reef,
30 feet

Pink Anemonefish
Amphiprion perideraion

in host anemone

Canon 7D
Dual YS-250 strobes
Tokina 10-17mm lens at 10 mm

Tritonia festiva Gayle Van Leer

Point Loma
75 feet

Tritonia festiva

Sony T900
Internal flash

Dendronotus iris Steve Murvine

Point Loma
75 feet

Dendronotus iris

Canon G-9
Ikelite housing
Dual DS-125 strobes

Ocean Sunfish (Mola mola) John Hyde

Offshore San Diego

Ocean Sunfish
Mola mola

Nikon D300s
Ikelite D51 strobe
Nikon 28-80mm lens

Lion Nudibranch (Melibe leonina) Mark Pidcoe

La Jolla Shores
North Wall
65 feet

Lion Nudibranch
Melibe leonina

Sea & Sea DX750G
Intova ISS2000 flash
Sealife 25mm wide angle adapter lens

Tracy Clark

Offshore San Diego

Slideshow of four pelagic invertebrate photos

Nikon D70s
60mm lens and 14mm lens

Doriopsilla gemela Kevin Lee

Catalina Island
Goat Harbor
95 feet

Doriopsilla gemela

Nikon D300
Dual YS-110a strobes

Cabezon (Scorpaenichthys marmoratus) Herb Gruenhagen

La Jolla Shores
North Wall

Scorpaenichthys marmoratus

Sea & Sea DX-2G
Single YS110 strobe

Photo of Herb taking this photo (by Mark Pidcoe)

California Flyingfish (Cheilopogon pinnatiibarbatus) Randy Sysol

San Clemente Island

California Flyingfish
Cheilopogon pinnatiibarbatus

Nikon D90

Blue water diving video clip Roger Uzun

Offshore of Dana Point

2:08-min video clip

Click to play video clip

iPad version

Sony XR520v camcorder
Light & Motion Bluefin Pro housing
Flat port
Sunray 2000 Video lights

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