Departure by Norbert Probst

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1136 Views, 22.12.2012

This Green Turtle (Chelonida mydas) approaches curious and got into between us. Then she decided to leave us immediately.

Selayar island, South Sulawesi, Indonesia, Banda Sea
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Canon EOS 5D, EF 4.0/17-40mm L, USM, Seacam housing, Speedlite 580EX, TTL, Sealux housing, 1/50s, f9, ISO 100

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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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  • ourjrny
    ourjrnyover 5 years ago

    I love this one of the beautiful Honu.

  • kathy s gillentine
    kathy s gillen...over 5 years ago

    excellent capture

  • Lynette Higgs
    Lynette Higgsover 5 years ago

    what a beautiful world ; D

  • ralph arce
    ralph arceover 5 years ago

    a great encounter! :)

  • kemal91
    kemal91over 5 years ago

    Brilliant shot! It looks so graceful.

  • Rachael Lynch
    Rachael Lynchover 5 years ago

    Beautiful shot, Im in love with turtles and hope to dive with them some day, thank you again for sharing this amazing moment with us!

    KOKOPEDALover 5 years ago

    Yeah turtles, my favorite

  • berndt2
    berndt2over 5 years ago

    beautiful. shots like this remind me that in amongst paying bills and catching trains and commuting to a desk job, life goes about its ordinary beautiful business without me!

  • Norbert Probst
    Norbert Probstover 5 years ago

    Thank you Berndt. That’s a true word.

  • Quinn000
    Quinn000over 5 years ago

    Spectacular image!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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