Posts tagged: underwater photography

Breathtaking Photos of Deep Sea Creatures by Mark Laita

tasselata-eel Mark LaitaTasselata Eel

Internationally award-winning photographer Mark Laita has focused his vast technical and artistic expertise on the creatures of the deep.

In Sea, with cutting-edge photographic techniques, Laita unveils the full splendor and otherworldliness of the ocean’s inhabitants. Rippling reflections, stark backdrops, and surprising angles lay bare the astonishing beauty of the life that teems under the water’s surface.

Jellyfish Mark LaitaJellyfish

Photo du jour: Andy Lerner

underwater macro photography Andy Lerner Photo by Andy Lerner

Wonderful Machine

Majestic Indonesian Landscape and Underwater Photos

Hengki Koentjoro Indonesia photography

Hengki Koentjoro was born in Semarang, Central Java, Indonesia, in 1963. He is a graduate of the Brooks Institute of Photography in Santa Barbara, California where he majored in film. He now lives in Jakarta where he specializes in fine art photography both underwater and on land.

Underwater Canine Portraits

underwater dog photography Seth Casteel

Based in Los Angeles and Chicago, Little Friends Photo (aka Seth Casteel) specializes in lifestyle pet photography, embracing the at-ease mentality of pets on-location and in their natural surroundings. The results are spontaneous, priceless moments. Casteel has been featured on EXTRA, MSNBC, USA Today, The Today Show, ABC News, AOL and CBS News, and  he is the founder of Second Chance Photos, helping dogs and cats find forever homes. This is his series of canine underwater portraits.

underwater dog photography Seth Casteel

Photo du jour: Angela Regas

angela-regas photographyPhoto by Angela Regas

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Omni-Phantasmic photographyPhoto by Neil Craver aka Omni Phantasmic

Ethereal Underwater Photographs by Claire Oring

underwater photography Claire Oring

Claire Oring is a 22-year-old conceptual photographer based in Los Angeles. Of her untitled underwater series Claire writes:

Incredible Photographs of Jellyfish by Alexander Semenov

Jellyfish photos Alexander Semenov

In 2007, Russian underwater photographer Alexander Semenov graduated from Lomonosov’s Moscow State University in the department of Zoology. He specialized in the study of invertebrate animals, with an emphasis on squid brains. Soon after, he began working at the White Sea Biological Station (WSBS) as a senior laborer. After four years of working at the WSBS dive station, he became chief of the diving team. He now organizes all WSBS projects, and dives by himself, always with a camera. Of his sea life photography he writes:

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Mark Tipple photographyPhoto by Mark Tipple

Mark Mawson, Sydney

English born, Mark Mawson had a camera in his hand from the age of 8. After leaving school he studied photojournalism at Richmond College in Sheffield as his dream was to become a Fleet Street photographer. Following this he worked for several national daily newspapers in London including The Times, The Daily Mail and The Sunday Times until 1995 when he decided he wanted to have more creative freedom and direction over his subjects. He then moved into shooting for magazines and advertising agencies becoming well known for his celebrity portraits. In 2001 he moved to Sydney where he specializes in shooting people and fashion underwater. He has exhibited at the Roal College of Art in London and The Blender Gallery in Sydney. This work is from his series, Aqueous.