Driven by a love of the sea and its largest fish, the elusive whale shark, Australian naturalist Brad Norman has received a Rolex Award for Enterprise for creating a worldwide photo-identification system which enables ordinary people to assist in its conservation.
Jagged rocky cliffs towering high above the water, seemingly insurmountable, visible from the numerous look-outs and of course the water. Known for its rich convict history, impressive cliff faces and incredible vistas Tasmania blew us - by now seasoned travellers - out off the water!
To many divers, being in the water with a Great White Shark is definitely one of the most sought after experiences possible on the planet. For some it is the adrenalin rush, for others the experience of witnessing one of the top predators known to men in its natural environment in a safe and controlled manner.
Big-eye Trevally photographed at the Navy Pier, Exmouth, Western Australia. Nikon F80, Sea & Sea housing, Nikon 18 - 35 mm, Sea & Sea YS90 x2. Photocomp April '11 - Novice
Essential Digital Underwater Photography Masterclass by Michael Aw with Mathieu Meur is a book that serves as a complete underwater photography guide and includes Photoshop techniques for creating inspiring pictures.
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