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The story behind this shot, i was edging closer and closer to this turtle to try and get a good close up while using a 10mm wide angle lens. I didnt realise how...
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The story behind this shot, i was edging closer and closer to this turtle to try and get a good close up while using a 10mm wide angle lens. I didnt realise how close i was to the feeding turtle, Danny my dive buddy said he moved in behind the turtle in the chance that he would get a picture of the turtle attacking me, it was only when i heard a hissing sound i looked up from the view finder and saw how close i was. I backed away and the turtle just kept on feeding on the sea grass.
Taken at Abu Dabbab, Egypt.
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4 Comments | Report
Ameliajean76
 
Ameliajean76 May 28, 2016
Amazing!
tammysheffield
 
tammysheffield June 01, 2017
Love this of course I am a sea turtle fan..
MuXraNoV
 
MuXraNoV June 02, 2017
Great
Marcogressler
 
Marcogressler June 02, 2017
awesome scene!
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