Day 3: Into the Blue.

Day 3: Into the Blue.

Reef life.

Reef life.

As I woke this morning my toes were crossed for good conditions and blue skies!  I made it to the dock before sunrise, loaded up the Whaler and headed to fill it up with gas.

I headed North to a reef nestled between the offshore reefs and an island pass.  Explored the reef for a couple hours and then moved north again.  It teemed with life and was closely guarded by a couple large barracudas.  Stumbled upon a juvenile Green Sea Turtle whom kept his distance.

The weather was great minus the choppy onshore conditions most of the day with clear skies.  I explored without seeing another person or boat all day.  Its fully off season around this area in the heat of the summer.  I explored another favorite area of mine off an island where the shallows seem to go on and on.  Shooting with different lenses and housing ports above and below the surface exploring the entire area before heading back south around 1245pm.  The water color and clarity makes creating images even more challenging at times, with all my options.  I headed back to home base and was fairly satisfied with todays journey.  I did some promo work for and finished up editing the images after a nice dinner with the locals.  At times I have to listen very carefully with their thick accent (not to mention I’m nearly deaf in my right ear).

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