Sea snake reflection – Banded Sea Krait

UNDERWATER Subject – Runner-up

A curious Banded Sea Krait (Laticauda colubrina) was momentarily attracted to its reflection in the dome port of my camera housing. Raja Ampat is recognised as the most biodiverse marine region on the planet.

Fiabacet Reef, Raja Ampat, Indonesia

Canon EOS 5D MkII, Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 Macro USM lens, 1/200, f22, ISO 200; Nexus underwater housing; twin Inon Z240 strobes with diffusers

by Wayne Osborn, Western Australia