|Face Mussels |
Photograph by David Doubilet
A divers light on an Atlantic Ocean underwater cliff face reveals hangers-on like mussels, sponges, and purple soft corals. Its a typical scene on South Africas west coast, where the cold, nutrient-rich soup of the Benguela upwelling spawns life in abundance.
|Camera: Nikon F4
Film Type: Provia 100F
Lens: 16mm fisheye
Speed and F-Stop: 1/15 @ f/16
||Weather Conditions: Wet and 45 feet (14 meters)|
Time of Day: 3 p.m.
Lighting Techniques: Two C&C strobes
Special Equipment: Nexus underwater housing