PHOTO OF THE DAY: 02.20.18
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Fish in a Pyrosome

Part of my weekly adventure is to enjoy Black water diving. That is, diving at night in the Gulf Stream current, to photograph bizarre creatures rarely seen. I am truly amazed by the brilliant colors and odd animals that I find. Here we have a pyrosome-a group of free-floating colonial tunicates that live in the ocean in warmer waters. There is a synergy and symbiosis between animals in the ocean- here fish have found shelter in this tube like creature.

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Photo of the Day: 02.20.18
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© Suzan Meldonian.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 05.2017
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 25, 2017, 6:58 p.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D7100
Focal Length: 60mm
Shutter Speed: 1/160
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ISO: ISO160
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