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Fan-worms

By pennyspike
Two fan-worms on soft coral.
Taken while snorkelling using a G9 in an underwater housing.
Fan-worms will disappear back into the tube if you get too close so it's a bit like grandmother's footsteps to get a decent photo.
I particularly like the blanket of soft coral & the complementary pastel shades.

Tags: Underwater Indonesia Wildlife and nature Sulawesi Fan-worms Snorkellers World

Voters: jeanmarie, LeeFisher, Ania Pankiewicz and 29 more

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Comments


Superbly detaile image Penny, looks such an intricate form of life under the waves.

Dougie

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AshTree 7 1.7k 6 England
21 Feb 2011 9:27AM
What a fascinating shot - something I will never be able to photograph, even if I had the technical ability! This is wonderful, so clearly detailed in both the worms and the coral.

Theresa
Chinga Plus
5 3 1 United Kingdom
21 Feb 2011 11:34AM
Beautiful... a great image! Very well spoted.
IB
Eviscera 10 1.1k 149 United Kingdom
21 Feb 2011 9:29PM
Crystal clear and beautiful lifeforms , pure harmony.
pennyspike 13 2.1k 29 United Kingdom
22 Feb 2011 8:43PM
Thanks so much for the lovely words & appreciation of a natural form.
MickyMc 8 8 United Kingdom
23 Feb 2011 8:42AM
Nature in all its beauty. Love it.
Mavis
DaveMead 7 23 14 United Kingdom
17 Mar 2011 10:40AM
Fantastic image Penny, I just wish more people paid attention to this sort of shot.
Dave
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
8 Apr 2011 2:31PM
Amazing image - beautiful capture
Helen
PhillipMinnis 6 94 4 Australia
5 May 2011 12:37AM
A nice image! This is not something we see on here each day...very unusual!


Cheers

Phil
Gemma9 7 United Kingdom
10 May 2011 1:30AM
Superb capture, so interesting
Gemma
pennyspike 13 2.1k 29 United Kingdom
17 May 2011 10:59PM
Thanks for commenting , I must put something else on soon, but I do love this particular underwater picture, a bit different from my usual style.
Penny

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