Post Tagged with: "Marine Life"

Guidelines for Underwater Photographers:  Do No Harm

Guidelines for Underwater Photographers: Do No Harm

9 May, 2017 at 11:59 am Comments are Disabled

by Adam Hanlon, Wetpixel Editor Very few underwater photographers will deliberately set out to hurt or damage the marine environment and the creatures that live within it. However, every time we venture underwater, our simple presence has an effect. Underwater creatures of all sizes need to conserve their energy and […]

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A New Reason to Visit Raja Ampat

A New Reason to Visit Raja Ampat

30 April, 2017 at 11:10 pm Comments are Disabled

When diving at what is considered to be the epicentre of marine biodiversity, you expect to see a few species that you’ve never seen before. What you might not expect to see is species that have never been seen in that location before. The list of marine species documented for […]

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Curious Facts About Crinoids

Curious Facts About Crinoids

22 March, 2017 at 8:27 pm Comments are Disabled

Recently we’ve shared a few videos of Crinoids floating freely through the ocean. They’re mesmerising to watch, and the videos we shared had you asking some questions about these curious creatures, so here are some interesting facts about Crinoids. They’re not starfish They are however, related to both starfish and echinoids. […]

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4 Facts About the Lumpsucker

4 Facts About the Lumpsucker

17 March, 2017 at 5:18 am Comments are Disabled

The ocean is filled with tons of exciting animals.  No matter how many articles we write about the fascinating underwater world, there’s always more critters we just can’t get enough of. Today’s featured animal is the adorably inefficient lumpsucker. 1. They really do suck. True to its name, the lumpsucker […]

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Aliens of the Ocean: Bumphead Parrotfish

Aliens of the Ocean: Bumphead Parrotfish

12 February, 2017 at 3:41 pm Comments are Disabled

Photo by Sarah Wormald Sci-fi movies often speculate about aliens, Martians and all things from outer space but when taking a look at the bumphead parrotfish it seems as though Hollywood film makers may have been inspired by life from under the ocean rather than outer space. When you imagine […]

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Marine Life Dating and Mating

Marine Life Dating and Mating

1 February, 2017 at 4:59 am Comments are Disabled

February is Creative Romance Month and you’ll be hard-pressed to find a place where love gets more creative than in the ocean. Imagine if you could only mate during the full moon, or if you had to worry about your partner eating you. Maybe you’d choose to reproduce without a […]

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