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Big Beautiful Eyes
suspended
Smoke on the Columbia
Convicts of the Ocean
Stuff of Giants
Silky Silhouette
Nudi Colours
Tartan Eyes
portait shot of the child who was living in the forest mountain
Alpha Male
Belgian Air Force Agusta A109 ready to go night flying.
Blowing Bubbles
Assateague Island Wind
Ashley in the Sunflowers
Somewhere over the rainbow in Alaska
A Ford Focus St with an American flag driving down a highway
Hunting Silvertip Shark
Encircled Manta Ray
Oceanic Manta Ray Pair and Diver
On top of the World
Willis Tower At Sunset
Giant Pacific Manta Ray
Hiking Monongahela National Forest
15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Blowing Bubbles

The oceanic manta rays at Revillagigedos are attracted by the bubbles made by the scuba divers. From afar, they would gently glide towards above the divers to let the bubbles tickle their belly. In this picture, the dive guide demonstrated how to ‘call’ a manta ray over. He flipped himself over and exhaled. Sure enough, the manta ray swam over to enjoy a Jacuzzi moment. A trailing school of clarion angel fish hoping for a meal of the parasites on the manta also made the photo more interesting.

TAGS: Bubbles, Cleaning, Mexico

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Singapore, Singapore
Member since 2017
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Photo of the Day: 10.13.17 Editors' Pick
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 04.2015
Total Views: 2828
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Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Sept. 18, 2017, 1:53 a.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Focal Length: 17mm
Shutter Speed: 1/125
Aperture: f6.3
ISO: ISO500
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PHOTO LOCATION Cabo San Lucas, Mexico