Green sea turtle

Chelonia mydas

Photographing the sunset from the lagoon on Lady Elliot Island’s eastern side was a beautiful experience. Getting the right sky and tides is half the battle – then you need to find a friendly green sea turtle. When everything comes together it creates a moment you will never forget.

Lady Elliot Island, southern Great Barrier Reef, Queensland 

Canon 5D4, 14mm 2.8L, 1/200, f/11, ISO 800, flash 550EX, Aquatech surf housing and flash housing 

by Sean Scott