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Urticina piscivora

by Eric A. Vetter. Lighting was done with 1000 lumen spot at very close range. Translucence of the animal resulted in the "fiber optic" effect seen in the tentacles.

by Eric A. Vetter. Lighting was done with 1000 lumen spot at very close range. Translucence of the animal resulted in the "fiber optic" effect seen in the tentacles.

Playful Harbor Seal tried to "taste" video light and camera 10-15-12

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This very friendly harbor Seal stayed with us for most of the dive, constantly wanting to play with us, pull on our flippers, and get right in our faces.

Leopard shark sighting and diving Coal Chute Cove cavern 12-11-12

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Enjoy a relaxing video of the beautiful underwater life of Pt. Lobos including a Leopard shark, anemones,orange puffball sponges, surfperch, sunflower stars, and exploring the caverns at Coal Chute cove.

Christmas music from Kevin MacLeod's royalty free website incompetech.com.

Sea Star on Hydrocoral

A Sea Star displays itself on the hydrocoral.

A Sea Star displays itself on the hydrocoral.

Point Lobos Anemone

A beautiful fish-eating anemone is photographed at a depth of seventy feet.

A beautiful fish-eating anemone is photographed at a depth of seventy feet.

Clingy Star

A Sea Star clings tightly to the kelp in the deep ocean surge.

A Sea Star clings tightly to the kelp in the deep ocean surge.

Underwater Wildlife of Big Sur and Point Lobos

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Ten minute short underwater documentary of underwater creatures at Lobos Rocks off of Big Sur and at the Point Lobos State Reserve. The wildlife featured include sea lions, harbor seals, sea otters, giant jellies, rock fish, and a variety of smaller animals such as sun stars, nudibranchs, and strawberry anenomes. Musical accompaniment (Vivaldi's "Four Seasons") courtesy of Chris Worthy Productions.

The Underwater Wildlife of Big Sur

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This is short underwater documentary of underwater creatures at Lobos Rocks off of Big Sur and at the Point Lobos State Reserve. The wildlife featured include sea lions, harbor seals, sea otters, giant jellies, rock fish, and a variety of smaller animals such as sun stars, nudibranchs, and strawberry anenomes. Musical accompaniment (Vivaldi's "Four Seasons") courtesy of Chris Worthy Productions.

Inside a Cave looking out at Whaler's Cove

Inside the large cave at Coal Chute Cove, looking towards the small exit

Inside the large cave at Coal Chute Cove, looking towards the small exit