Close Encounters of the Cool Kind

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Re: Close Encounters of the Cool Kind

Post by Scubie Doo » Wed Jul 13, 2016 2:55 pm

ScubaJess wrote:Holy epic squat lobster shots!!! You are so cool!!! Great work all around! Hope to see you at a ThThTh soon! :)


Thanks, the squats were for you :-)

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Re: Close Encounters of the Cool Kind

Post by Scubie Doo » Wed Jul 13, 2016 2:56 pm

Echo wrote:beautiful!! I'm in love with these!


Thanks Echo :-)

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Re: Close Encounters of the Cool Kind

Post by Scubie Doo » Wed Jul 13, 2016 2:56 pm

Tom Nic wrote:Wonderful captures!


Thank you Mr. Nic!

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Re: Close Encounters of the Cool Kind

Post by Scubie Doo » Wed Jul 13, 2016 3:00 pm

stphnmartin wrote:Awesome work Scubie. Love the GN, WB and SL. I'd like to catch one of those GN sequences on video one day, sans the mirror. :-)


I used to see them a lot at Fox Island WW. I'll let you know next time I see them.

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Re: Close Encounters of the Cool Kind

Post by Scubie Doo » Tue Jul 19, 2016 11:47 am

I finally got caught up on my pics late last night :-) Here are two more sequences.

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Re: Close Encounters of the Cool Kind

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Re: Close Encounters of the Cool Kind

Post by GearHead » Tue Jul 19, 2016 1:35 pm

I really like these mirror shots of yours. They give good isolation of the subject and a different perspective.


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Re: Close Encounters of the Cool Kind

Post by Grateful Diver » Tue Jul 19, 2016 1:51 pm

That last mosshead shot is my favorite of the whole series ... amazing image ...

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Re: Close Encounters of the Cool Kind

Post by Scubie Doo » Tue Jul 19, 2016 2:11 pm

GearHead wrote:I really like these mirror shots of yours. They give good isolation of the subject and a different perspective.


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Thanks.

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Re: Close Encounters of the Cool Kind

Post by Scubie Doo » Tue Jul 19, 2016 2:13 pm

Grateful Diver wrote:That last mosshead shot is my favorite of the whole series ... amazing image ...

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Hey, thank you. I was happy when I got that shot. The timing was perfect :) only took 10 minutes of waiting.

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Re: Close Encounters of the Cool Kind

Post by Gdog » Thu Jul 21, 2016 11:31 am

Dad gum Jesse. Awesome!!

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Re: Close Encounters of the Cool Kind

Post by Scubak » Thu Jul 21, 2016 6:57 pm

These are super amazing Jesse...
I might have to try this out.
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Re: Close Encounters of the Cool Kind

Post by eliseaboo » Fri Jul 22, 2016 9:55 am

Dang dude...these are great! I watched a nudi eat a tube anemone once, it was entrancing. But my photos of it aren't nearly so cool ;)

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Re: Close Encounters of the Cool Kind

Post by Scubie Doo » Mon Jul 25, 2016 4:49 pm

Gdog wrote:Dad gum Jesse. Awesome!!


Thanks GD, miss ya buddy. You around Thurs?

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Re: Close Encounters of the Cool Kind

Post by Scubie Doo » Mon Jul 25, 2016 4:49 pm

Scubak wrote:These are super amazing Jesse...
I might have to try this out.
Kirsten


Thank you so much Kirsten. Definitely post your pics when you try this :-)

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Re: Close Encounters of the Cool Kind

Post by Scubie Doo » Mon Jul 25, 2016 4:50 pm

eliseaboo wrote:Dang dude...these are great! I watched a nudi eat a tube anemone once, it was entrancing. But my photos of it aren't nearly so cool ;)


Thanks Eliseaboo :-) Yeah, the experience is something else. Very cool to observe this behavior.

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Re: Close Encounters of the Cool Kind

Post by Gdog » Mon Jul 25, 2016 7:40 pm

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Gdog wrote:Dad gum Jesse. Awesome!!


Thanks GD, miss ya buddy. You around Thurs?

I think I may be available to dive bro

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Re: Close Encounters of the Cool Kind

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White-Lined Nudibranch

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Re: Close Encounters of the Cool Kind

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Re: Close Encounters of the Cool Kind

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Clown Nudibranch

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