The Pescador Island’s school of sardines (Sardina pilchardus) appears like a tornado. Seen in the Region of Kasai Village, Moalboal, Philippines.

Gold Medal Winner 2011 Category Nature at the Trierenberger Super Circuit, the “by far the largest annual salon of photography on the globe” (webpage
RunnerUp 2012 at world’s biggest and most prestigious underwaterphotography contest

Olympus E-3 in BS Kinetics Housing, 2x INON Z240 strobes. 8mm fisheye lens 8" Dome Port. 1/250, f/5,6 ISO 250

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“Sardines Tornado” is part of the “Red & Blue Underwater” Calendar:

Fish fish fish….

Henry Jager is a passionate underwater and wildlife photographer with an incredible sense for an unexpected view on the subjects.

Due to his outstanding portfolio, Henry Jager has been awarded Grand Master of underwaterphotography by the world’s largest and one of the most prestigious contest at

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  • Kat Simmons
    Kat Simmonsabout 3 years ago

    Amazing capture, WOW!

  • midnightduchess
    midnightduchessabout 3 years ago


  • thank you :-)

    – Henry Jager

  • Stephen Colquitt
    Stephen Colquittabout 3 years ago

    Well done with the lighting too. Excellent underwater photography

  • shellfish
    shellfishabout 3 years ago

    Such a cool shot….!

  • Todd Krebs
    Todd Krebsabout 3 years ago

    Very nice! Great lighting!

  • Henry Jager
    Henry Jagerabout 3 years ago

    Thanks guys! I’m glad you like it :)

  • sharonjr
    sharonjrabout 3 years ago

    Amazing shot! very cool

  • Leonie Mac Lean
    Leonie Mac Leanabout 3 years ago


  • laurieirene
    laurieireneabout 3 years ago

    Excellent capture indeed. Well done

  • Rosehaven
    Rosehavenabout 3 years ago

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  • thank you :-)

    – Henry Jager

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