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This shot was taken towards the end of a dive in the South Ari atoll of the Indian Ocean, Maldives. Fusiliers are voracious filter feeders and these I spotted close to the surface . When noticing their magnificent schooling displays, I tried to get as close as possible in order to capture their tiny eyes and the multitude of colours that changed in depending on the angle to the sunlight. I used shutter priority as the shoal very rapidly shifted direction in synchrony when approached. It possessed a dream like quality and soon invaded by triggerfish. I wanted the natural beauty of their shiny coats to be illuminated by narural light so no strobe was used.

This shot was taken towards the end of a dive in the South Ari atoll of the Indian Ocean, Maldives. Fusiliers are voracious filter feeders and these I spotted close to the surface . When noticing their magnificent schooling displays, I tried to get as close as possible in order to capture their tiny eyes and the multitude of colours that changed in depending on the angle to the sunlight. I used shutter priority as the shoal very rapidly shifted direction in synchrony when approached. It...
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