Spot The Difference

These two Shrimpgobies are very similar, and if you aren’t paying much attention you will dismiss them as being the same. These are two of my favourite critters, and i consider them a connoisseur’s choice when people make their wishlist for Lembeh.  They are very hard to shoot until you hit Zen mode and all…

Christmas in Lembeh

Over Christmas we were lucky to have so many cool guests, and we had a great time. On Christmas Eve we went Santa-ing to our village, Mawali. As we went around the village with bags of candies, we found all the kids ran away, sometimes screaming. What we didnt know is that Santa out here…

Come See our Flourescent NADs!

My new purchase in November was some special equipment for shooting underwater fluorescence.  We have lights, visors and filter sets for you and your camera so that you can capture images of corals and some other critters, fluorescing. The science behind it is that this light is a wavelength that we cant normally see, so…

Soft Coral Munchers

As Phyllodensium Nudibranchs are uncommon, bizarre and attractive at the same time, they always make a good Blog post. Specially when they are found in numbers. Having blogged some weeks ago already about the Solar powered Nudibranch, it’s today the turn of the Kabira Phyllodensium (Phyllodensium kabiranum). As they are very well camouflaged when feeding…

Blue Ring Fever Reaches a Climax

Blue Ring Octopus have been everywhere form months now, which is unusual to have them around for so long.  The guests have seen them mating, feeding, fighting and now we saw a beautiful specimen with eggs.  Blue Rings doing normal behaviour are a Top 10 Critter for Lembeh, where would you place one with eggs?!…

Still competing

We are now more than half way through the Underwater.kr Shoot Out and the contestants will have their last day of diving tomorrow, before they have to submit their shots for judging. All cameras are still dry and all equipment is fully functional – thank you again to our sponsors from Nauticam for their on-site support.…

Underwater.kr Shoot-Out started

Since today the Underwater.kr Lembeh Shoot-Out started. Nad-Lembeh is hosting this international Underwater Photo Competition, where Photographers from Korea, Malaysia, Singapore, USA, Indonesia and Europe compete in different categories such as “Interchangeable Lens Cameras”, “Compact Cameras”, “Portfolio”, “Super-Macro” and “Unrestricted”. To give a good example for the whole underwater photography scene, there will also so…