2nd Place Compact Behavior Ilaria Mariagiulia

2nd Place Compact Behavior

Ilaria Mariaguilia

"Rizzuto La Luce Della Nascita"


The Story: This beautiful coloured jewel can be found in the murky green waters of the Northern Adriatic Sea. This nudibranch, called "Cratena peregrina," is laying its eggs on the branches of a hydroids, in the cold but rich waters of autumn. The vibrant colours of the cerata and the white of the body contrast strongly with the black background chosen by the photographer.

Location:  Croatia, Rijeka

Equipment Used: Canon G7X Mark II Camera, Nauticam NA-G7XII Housing, Dual Inon Z-240, Nauticam CMC-1 Macro Lens.

Camera Settings: F10, 1/1250 sec, ISO 125


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