The heart of the sea
The school opens up to reform again behind my back
Pork fishes in fomration!
When the sun is shining, everything shines!
School of yellow snppers in Cabo Pulmo, Mexico
Out of the mist
When the viz is bad, you jump in the water, turn around, and get surprised by a whale shark...
Corals of California
Plenty of jacks
The jacks in Cabo Pulmo, Baja California Sur, create large schools, so thick that sometimes it is hard to see the anything else but scales.
Almost too close
An alpha male of sea lion ensures I don't get too close to his territory by a very direct threat.
In the school
Off the rock
Silverstripe chromis near the Isla de los Lobos
Marking the territory
Male sea lion marks the limits of his territory.
A star and its prey
Crown-of-thorns sea star in the waters near La Paz, Baja California Sur, Mexico
Detail of the Fang Ming wreck.
Colllection of groupers
This bull of sea lion decided I was a little too close to his territory and decided to charge. I was lucky it was only a warning charge: I was able to move further away and leave this king to his harem.
School of yellow snappers hovering next to the wreck of El Vencedor.
Hanging over the wrek
Life of Cabo Pulmo: big-eyed jacks
School of big-eyed jacks
A thick school of sardines.
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