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Red Sea
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Copyright: Krzysztof Buchowicz (Kris) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 174 W: 0 N: 129] (1818)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2005-11-11
Categories: Seascape
Camera: Canon EOS 20D, Canon Macro 100mmUSM
Exposure: f/8, 1/200 seconds
Details: (Fill) Flash: Yes
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2005-11-13 17:35
Viewed: 5010
Points: 19
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Coral Scallop (Pedum spondyloideum)
Egypt - Hurghada - Red Sea

Size: up to 6 cm.
An unusual scallop embedded in brain corals. Mantle margins blue with rows of red eyes. Hole in coral held open chemically. Plankt feeder.

This photo was taken at the depth of approximately 11 m.
Body: Canon EOS 20D
Lens: Canon Macro 100mmUSM
Ikelite Digital SLR Camera Housing - 6871.20
Flat Port 100mm 1:2.8 EF USM Macro - 5505.45
Ikelite DIGITAL SubStrobe DS125

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  • Great 
  • cedryk Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 967 W: 50 N: 1722] (5270)
  • [2005-11-13 20:24]

Piekny malz! Nigdy czegos takiego nie widzialem. Bardzo dobre technicznie. Serdecznosci! Michal

  • Great 
  • dew77 Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 4432 W: 248 N: 4028] (13270)
  • [2005-11-14 0:56]

Hello Krzysztof,
Wonderful shot! Outstanding...
Thanks for sharing this beauty

Interesting creature, fantastic colours, unusual capture. Amazing eyes. Great shot.

  • Good 
  • reina Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 257 W: 1 N: 330] (2032)
  • [2005-11-14 14:19]

Great colours, well done

  • Great 
  • jossim Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 1538 W: 5 N: 2240] (12636)
  • [2005-11-14 21:29]

Une explosion de couleurs.

Félicitations et merci pour l'envoie original.

I think this is a cool scallop shot, when I look at this my imagination goes wild, the colors are incredible. Paul :)

  • Great 
  • rimas Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 157 W: 3 N: 667] (5094)
  • [2005-11-17 10:16]

Nice shot of unusual beauty scallop. Beautiful composition of amazing eyes and details. Wonderful warm colors.
Well done.

Nice picture. Great composition with saturated colors.
thanks for sharing.

  • Great 
  • napdsp (0)
  • [2005-11-21 3:54]

Beautiful photo. I love scallop eyes.

Fantastic the colours! The red sea I think that is a fantastic place!
Bye Tom

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