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underwater artist: algae

The last entry in the 5 day black and white challenge. I chose a giant clam abstract. These creatures have amazing patterns on their mantles which from what I understand are due to symbiotic algae. 48 more words


thousand piece puzzle

Day 4 of the black and white challenge. I love this photo of honeycomb coral but I sometimes wonder whether my tastes are too simple in underwater photography. 85 more words


Lampedusa Shipwreck: From the Depths of the Mediterranean Sea

In October 2013, an overcrowded boat carrying asylum seekers from Eritrea, Somalia and Ghana capsized within sight of Italy’s shores. Despite the vessel’s stated capacity of 35 passengers, it carried around 500 souls on board that night. 497 more words


Day 3 of the black and white challenge. Goby on closed soft coral. It looks like a trick that suddenly the soft coral disappeared and revealed the hiding place of the goby. 11 more words


JUST IN: Reliance Industries helps navy spot it's sunken Torpedo Recovery Vessel

The Indian Navy had sought assistance of M/s Reliance Industries Ltd in undertaking underwater videography of TRV 72 wreck by utilizing a Remotely Operated Vessel (ROV) today, 18 November 2014.  74 more words

Mermaids and Models

In October I was a guest speaker about underwater photography at the annual Film and Photo Expo at the dome expo centre in Johannesburg. I do love these shows as I get to hang-out with people who I only see once a year and I get to live and breathe photography for a full four days. 195 more words

Fiona Ayerst