The Vegetarian by Norbert Probst


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In a shallow bay with sand and seaweed you can see numbers of giant sea turtles like this feeding Chelonia mydas.

Close Marsa Alam, Egypt, Red Sea, Africa

Canon EOS 5D, 4.0/17-40mm usm L, SEACAM Housing, Speedlite 580 EX, Sealux housing, TTL, 1/125s, f9, 100 ISO



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Passionated, professional photographer since 1992 with worldwide publications in magazines, newspapers, calendars, prospects, advertising, internet and on products.
I am located in Nuremberg, Franconia, Bavaria, Germany, and my heart beats for marine wildlife.

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  • Kymbo
    Kymboalmost 5 years ago

    Brilliant angle and so sharp for an underwater shot. Great shot.

  • Thank you Kymbo. That’s one of my favorites.

    – Norbert Probst

  • ralph arce
    ralph arcealmost 5 years ago


  • Thanks a lot Raphael.

    – Norbert Probst

  • Marcus Grant IPA
    Marcus Grant IPAalmost 5 years ago

    Wonderful image

  • Thank you Marcus. The are wonderful animals.

    – Norbert Probst

  • i l d i    l a z a r
    i l d i l a...almost 5 years ago

    Awesome capture Norbert,brilliant work!

  • Stephen Colquitt
    Stephen Colquittalmost 5 years ago

    A really good image to show this behaviour Norbert

  • Thank you Stephen. On the same place and same dive I photographed the dungong “Vacuum cleaner”.
    Best fishes, Norbert

    – Norbert Probst

    KOKOPEDALalmost 5 years ago


  • Thank you so much.

    – Norbert Probst

  • Shelley Warbrooke
    Shelley Warbrookealmost 5 years ago

    Fantastic shot!

  • Thank you Shelley.

    – Norbert Probst

  • Edge-of-dreams
    Edge-of-dreamsalmost 5 years ago

    Amazing to see these magnificent creatures in their natural habitat.

  • Rachael Lynch
    Rachael Lynchalmost 5 years ago

    This is beautiful, so clear and sharp, excellent work!

  • Thank you Rachael.

    – Norbert Probst

  • Ken Thomas Photography
    Ken Thomas Pho...almost 5 years ago

    I love sea turtles…….brilliant capture!!

  • Thank you Ken.

    – Norbert Probst

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