Flying Hawksbill Turtle (Eretmochelys imbricata)

⇐ Ornate Mastigure (Uromastyx Ornata)Sunbeams and diver ⇒

ISO: 320

Shutter: 1/200

Aperture: f/9.0

Size: 2160x1440

Date: 09/10/2011

By: J├╝rgen Donauer

Camera: Canon EOS 7D

License: CC BY-SA


A Hawksbill Turtle flying by after going to the surface for some fresh air.

As long as you stay as calm as possible you can get really close to these reptiles.

With the right settings you can manage to get some sunbeams into the picture as well.

The shot was taken in Gili, Indonesia.

Tags: diving, underwater, reef, ocean, sea, coral, indonesia, gili, turtle, eretmochelys imbricata, sunbeams

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