A shoal of Barred Flagtails, (Kulia mugil) circled above Johanna like a cloud. If she exhaled, the ascending air bubbles opened the swarm and the sun shone through.

Canon EOS 50-E, 4.0/17-40mm USM L, Subal Housing, Subronic flash, 1/60s, f9, ISO 100

Brother Islands, Egypt, Red Sea

208 Views, 08.04.2013

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I am located in Nuremberg, Franconia, Bavaria, Germany, and my heart beats for marine wildlife.

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Comments

  • Chris Brunton
    Chris Bruntonover 1 year ago

    Great capture. Just amazing.

  • Thank you very much Christina.

    – Norbert Probst

  • Vicki Spindler (VHS Photography)
    Vicki Spindler...over 1 year ago

    WOW amazing capture!!! :)))))))))

  • Thank you Vicky.

    – Norbert Probst

  • dinghysailor1
    dinghysailor1over 1 year ago

    such an amazing sight!! thanks for sharing this special cloud
    cheers
    maggie
    :))

  • My pleasure. Thank you.

    – Norbert Probst

  • John Schneider
    John Schneiderover 1 year ago

    Incredible work… Exquisite!!

  • Thank you John.

    – Norbert Probst

  • Gary Kelly
    Gary Kellyover 1 year ago

    Something vaguely similar happens here in Taree each morning and evening with lorikeets (parrots) but their numbers are nothing as great as those fish! However, they are VERY noisy! Also way too fast to photograph. Nevertheless, I am always astonished by the things you see on a regular basis in the sea, Norbert.

  • I would like to see parrots in large numbers too ;-) Thank you Gary.

    – Norbert Probst

  • TeresaB
    TeresaBover 1 year ago

    March 31, 2013

    Beautiful work!!

  • Great Tereza. Thank you!

    – Norbert Probst

  • lorilee
    lorileeover 1 year ago

    Awesome!!!

  • Thank you very much Lori.

    – Norbert Probst

  • John Velocci
    John Velocciover 1 year ago

  • Kasia-D
    Kasia-Dover 1 year ago

    01.04.2013

  • Danke vielmals!

    – Norbert Probst

  • debidabble
    debidabbleover 1 year ago

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