KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography

Octopus

Dug out this old photo from 2007,Taken at Palma Aquarium Mallorca with my old Canon 10D Camera, Surprised when it swam so close. Bit of a challenge through the ...
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Dug out this old photo from 2007,Taken at Palma Aquarium Mallorca with my old Canon 10D Camera, Surprised when it swam so close. Bit of a challenge through the glass but happy with the outcome.



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Daisy00 Premium
 
Daisy00 February 08, 2017
WOWW...I've never seen an Octopus sooo close like this before!! Awesome detail and texture Kevin! I heard that they're very smart creatures....wonderful capture, Kevin!!
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography February 08, 2017
Thank you so much Daisy, appreciated
Zilyram
 
Zilyram February 08, 2017
This is awesome, it is so hard to get through glass at the aquariums you did a fabulous job :)
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography February 09, 2017
Thank you so much
AmandaJayne
 
AmandaJayne February 09, 2017
Thats a brilliant photo Kevin;0)
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography February 09, 2017
Thank you so much Amanda, Pleased you like it and appreciated
kcozy Premium
 
kcozy February 09, 2017
Awesome. I love photos of ocean life.
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography February 10, 2017
Thank you
jackietoumazou
 
jackietoumazou February 10, 2017
great shot kevin so clear
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography February 10, 2017
Thank you Jackie, Appreciated
Bdubois PRO
 
Bdubois February 10, 2017
I never could have taken that! Hats off to you!!
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography February 10, 2017
Thank you Beth
trainwoman PRO+
 
trainwoman February 11, 2017
What a unique viewpoint
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography February 11, 2017
Thank you Glenda
stephenbraunginn PRO+
 
stephenbraunginn February 12, 2017
So awesome! Excellent shot followed by good post production.
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography February 12, 2017
Thank you Stephen
gloveranna
 
gloveranna February 12, 2017
Awesome!! Great shot Kevin!
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography February 12, 2017
Thank you Anna
WindTalker
 
WindTalker February 13, 2017
Awesome!!
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography February 13, 2017
Thank you
Caustin17
 
Caustin17 February 15, 2017
Great photo.
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography February 15, 2017
Thank you
tongant PRO+
 
tongant February 15, 2017
WOW! Wonderful capture Kevin
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography February 15, 2017
Thank you
reeses_pieces
 
reeses_pieces February 15, 2017
I love these creatures! Excellent shot!
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography February 15, 2017
Thank you so much
Scout330 PRO
 
Scout330 February 15, 2017
FABULOUS!
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography February 15, 2017
Thank you so much
sweetpea72 PRO
 
sweetpea72 February 17, 2017
Wow.. Amazin' shot! シ
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography February 17, 2017
Thank you Melissa
murphey PRO
 
murphey February 19, 2017
Gorgeous !
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography February 19, 2017
Thank you Darcie
BrianBasson PRO+
 
BrianBasson February 19, 2017
Kevin, A very cool shot.
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography February 19, 2017
Thank you
naomiwomack
 
naomiwomack February 20, 2017
AMAZING. Congratulations on getting such a gorgeous, creative photograph. You are so talented and creative. x
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography February 20, 2017
Thank you so much Naomi
afonsochabyrosa PRO+
 
afonsochabyrosa February 21, 2017
Great shot. Considering that you shot thru the glass of the aquarium the sharpness is stunning. Love the natural colors also, Excellent
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography February 21, 2017
Thank you so much
CURUTCHET
 
CURUTCHET February 23, 2017
beautiful specimen and beautiful photo
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography February 23, 2017
Thank you
ziggyzoo52
 
ziggyzoo52 February 25, 2017
Awesome
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography February 26, 2017
Thank you
downundergreg PRO+
 
downundergreg February 26, 2017
Great shot, well done
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography February 26, 2017
Thank you
RavenHawk58
 
RavenHawk58 February 27, 2017
OUTSTANDING shot. I love when underwater pictures are clear. You have a GREAT capture here.
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography February 27, 2017
Thank you so much
mariawojtylak
 
mariawojtylak March 01, 2017
Fantastic shot, capture, photo. I love it. My bets congratulations!
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography March 01, 2017
Thank you Maria
Beegirl
 
Beegirl March 03, 2017
Great capture!
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography March 03, 2017
Thank you
CharlotteB
 
CharlotteB March 13, 2017
Hope you didn't have to get wet for this masterpiece!
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography March 13, 2017
No it was at Palma Aquarium, thank you
jeanlindfors
 
jeanlindfors March 23, 2017
Hi Kevin ! beautiful,beautiful shot-so clear & detailed. To me it is perfect-no improvements necessary -jean
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography March 23, 2017
Hi Jean, thank you so much, appreciated
jennstc7 PRO+
 
jennstc7 March 23, 2017
My gracious! It's absolutely fabulous!!!!!
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography March 23, 2017
Thank you Jennifer
Arzhtatiana PRO
 
Arzhtatiana March 26, 2017
A wonderful shot!
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography March 26, 2017
Thank you Tatiana
Forfarlass PRO
 
Forfarlass March 31, 2017
You have caught some lovely detail , Great image,
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography April 01, 2017
Thank you Eva
loveMustangs
 
loveMustangs April 02, 2017
Love the colors Awesome shot Kevin :D
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography April 02, 2017
Thank you Wendy
llowzz PRO+
 
llowzz April 12, 2017
What fantastic shot.The detail and the colours along with presentation with the frame.Wow !!
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography April 12, 2017
Thank you Brian, appreciated
Essex
 
Essex April 15, 2017
Superb! I love everything about it: the composition, detail, clarity, and colors.
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography April 15, 2017
Thank you Carol
karinmcfarlane PRO+
 
karinmcfarlane April 16, 2017
Stunning close-up!!!
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography April 16, 2017
Thank you Karin
catherinethompson PRO
 
catherinethompson April 19, 2017
Brilliant - well done.
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography April 19, 2017
Thank you Catherine
stevendarkhorse
 
stevendarkhorse April 20, 2017
Ain't it all stop I Didn't Know Better Kevin I would say you did this in the studio and the octopus being a smart creature and probably a ham actually posed for you,Lol unusual and beautiful shot thank you for sharing, Steve
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography April 20, 2017
No studio shot, I took it in Palma aquarium in Mallorca Spain, thank you
stevendarkhorse
 
stevendarkhorse April 20, 2017
When scuba diving at 30 feet or more you see many of these almost every little hole on the bottom there's one inside but at that depth they're just Grey the colors in this thing are beautiful
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography April 20, 2017
Thank you Steve
dannymahadik
 
dannymahadik April 20, 2017
Nice photo sir..
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography April 20, 2017
Thank you Danny
tChoopy
 
tChoopy April 25, 2017
Nicely done,congrays.
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography April 25, 2017
Thank you
pattianton PRO
 
pattianton May 29, 2017
Your photos are amazing.
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography May 29, 2017
Thank you so much Patti, appreciated
Eramanst PRO+
 
Eramanst May 31, 2017
Around the Greek Iles have seen them swimming around. Seen theGreek woman jumping in after them when catching them beat them on the rocks to get the black dye out of them.Nice.
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography June 13, 2017
Oh nice indeed lol, thank you
adriansart PRO+
 
adriansart June 13, 2017
The shot of the Octopus on its own is first class Kevin but I like the light vignette around it , works for me!
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography June 13, 2017
Thank you so much Adrian
susanhuckins
 
susanhuckins June 13, 2017
What a fantastic capture this is Kevin, your focus, lighting and detail are amazing. Capturing through glass is not always an easy task, but you did a brilliant job. Susan
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography June 13, 2017
Thank you Susan, appreciated
richardhaeg
 
richardhaeg June 14, 2017
You have some great photos. This is just one more incredible shot.
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography June 14, 2017
Thank you Richard
arcticedge Premium
 
arcticedge June 24, 2017
Incredible
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography June 25, 2017
Thank you so much Art
davidsloan
 
davidsloan July 11, 2017
An exquisite capture
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography July 11, 2017
Thank you David
Mandy2017
 
Mandy2017 August 11, 2017
Love this
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography August 11, 2017
Thank you Amanda
lisaluke
 
lisaluke August 19, 2017
This is a stunning photograph!
helenN77 Premium
 
helenN77 August 24, 2017
Love this!
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography August 30, 2017
Thank you
lizziemellis PRO+
 
lizziemellis September 02, 2017
Awesome! Amazing detail great skill of capturing this octopus through glass:-)
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography September 12, 2017
Thank you Lizzie
redsponge
 
redsponge September 12, 2017
Great capture. Reminds me of when I was diving on a wreck at night in south Florida and found a very small juvenile octopus and sat in the palm of my hand. Unbelievable creatures.
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography September 12, 2017
thank you so much
redsponge
 
redsponge September 12, 2017
Kevin - it actually looks like a painting. Great job!
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography September 12, 2017
But it's not lol, thank you so much
guillermoturnerstephens PRO+
 
guillermoturnerstephens September 16, 2017
wonderful capture
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography September 16, 2017
Thank you Guillermo
andydouglas
 
andydouglas November 06, 2017
One of my favorite creatures of all times...excellent capture!!
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography November 06, 2017
Thank you Andy
adavies PRO
 
adavies December 11, 2017
Fantastic! Really well done! If you haven't done so already, please consider joining my Through the looking Glass challenge:)
https://viewbug.com/challenge/through-the-looking-glass-photo-challenge-by-adavies
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography December 18, 2017
Thank you so much and I will
merbnz
 
merbnz December 18, 2017
Really great shot! Sea life is truly amazing!
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography December 18, 2017
Thank you so much Robert
debhall PRO+
 
debhall February 26, 2018
Double WOW!!! What a stunning shot!
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography February 26, 2018
Thank you so much Deb
KevinGPhotography
 
KevinGPhotography March 05, 2018
Thank you Peter
MichelleAnnHarrison PRO
 
MichelleAnnHarrison March 27, 2018
Lucky capture bet it was a challenge with the glass. Turned out awesome love the little suckers on its legs and the coloring.
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography March 28, 2018
Yes lucky, thank you Michelle
DebbieKMiller81 PRO+
 
DebbieKMiller81 April 01, 2018
Amazing shot. You did great on this close up.
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography April 02, 2018
Thank you Debbie
tonyakayharrell
 
tonyakayharrell April 11, 2018
Stunning photo!!!
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography April 11, 2018
Thank you Wolfgang and Tonya
Schindoe PRO+
 
Schindoe April 19, 2018
Write a commentAbsolutely love-We call our son the Kraken-squid or octorpus is us for debate, but not the beauty of this photo!!!
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography April 19, 2018
Thank you so much Elizabeth
KevinGPhotography
 
KevinGPhotography April 29, 2018
Thank you
BabZz
 
BabZz July 22, 2018
Amazing shot
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography July 22, 2018
Thank you
Susanator
 
Susanator September 14, 2018
Stunning...
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography September 15, 2018
Thank you Susan
captjer PRO+
 
captjer May 19, 2019
Nice! Sushi on the hoof! Where did you shoot it?
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography May 19, 2019
Thank you, I took it in Palma Aquarium Mallorca Spain
KevinGPhotography
 
KevinGPhotography August 25, 2019
Thank you so much
vitor PRO+
 
vitor September 23, 2019
Marvelous!
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography September 23, 2019
Thank you so much Vitor
patsydunn_6499
 
patsydunn_6499 November 28, 2019
Wow.....amazing capture with unbelievable details!!!!
KevinGPhotography
KevinGPhotography November 28, 2019
Thank you so much Patsy

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