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Goldentail Moray Eel
Photographer: jim catlin
Location: Sunset house reef, Grand Cayman
Story: 
Lighting was all important for this shot, giving the impression the moray was looming from the darkness. A black background is also the perfect compliment for its beautiful golden color. I waited until the moray opened its mouth to breath to snap the shot.
Digital Alterations: 
Minor adj to contrast and sharpness, black background shot using lighting and small aperture
Camera Information: Panasonic GX1, 8mm fisheye
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