|Re: Re: Midweek on the Spectre|
Posted by test on July 08, 2007 at 17:40:04:|
In Reply to: Re: Midweek on the Spectre posted by Ted on June 14, 2007 at 14:46:42:
This morning conditions in Santa Monica Bay were marginal, swell out of the SW, SE winds, overcast.
After some discussion, we headed for our favorite local wreck, the Avalon. Scott put us on the
stern of the wreck, and on his command, I dropped the anchor. Visibility wasn't the best, only
about ten to fifteen feet, but adequate for my photographic needs.
Roger had loaned me his Zuiko 50mm lens and I was hot to try it out under water. I have a powerful
macro lens for my Olympus E-330, a Sigma 105, but it's tricky to use and may be too much macro for
Below are some of the better images from this morning's two dives. I like this lens a lot and will
purchase one in the near future (thanks, Roger).
California Cone shell (Conus californicus)
Garibaldi eggs (you can see the little gold embryonic fish)
Scott found this little Hopkin's Rose (Okenia rosacea) - this image is cropped.
Painted greenling (Oxylebius pinctus)
Rubberlip seaperch (Rhacochilus toxotes)
Calico rockfish (Sebates dalli)
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