3rd Place Compact Behavior Ocean Art 2016 Abimael Marquez

3rd Place Compact Behavior

Abimael Marquez

"Banded Jawfish in Action"


Abimael won a $200 gift certificate from Bluewater Photo or Bluewater Travel



The Story:  During a shore dive in "My Favorite Beach” I noticed the presence of this banded jawfish with his mouth full of eggs. I proceed to realize the necessary adjustments in my photographic equipment and approach slowly, act followed enters the subject in his hole and immediately comes out to "spit" large amount of sand without the eggs in his mouth coming out of the sand, these remained intact in His mouth after releasing the sand.

Location:  Aguadilla, Puerto Rico

Camera: Sony RX100 (F11, 1/160, ISO 100) with Nauticam Housing and Dual Inon Z240 Strobes.


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