Tag: All Deeper Offshore Locations

Diving and snorkelling locations, generally deeper than the coastal reefs, such as Sail Rock, South West Pinnacles, Chumphon Pinnacles and Angthong Marine Park.

Diving and snorkelling locations, generally deeper than the coastal reefs, such as Sail Rock, South West Pinnacles, Chumphon Pinnacles and Angthong Marine Park.

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Narrow-Barred Spanish Mackerel (Scomberomorus commerson)

This Narrow-Barred Spanish Mackerel (Scomberomorus commerson), photographed at around 25m off the Camel Humps on Sail Rock's south-west corner, appears to have had a very lucky escape!

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A large adult Talang Queenfish (Scomberoides commersonnianus) at Sail Rock

A large adult Talang Queenfish (Scomberoides commersonnianus) at Sail Rock.

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Teira Batfish (Platax Teira)

When Teira Batfish (Platax Teira) congregate in large numbers such as this school at Sail Rock, they provide a spectacular and unforgettable diving experience.

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Teira Batfish (Platax Teira)

Instructor Marcel Waldis enjoys an excellent photograph opportunity with a young adult Teira Batfish (Platax Teira) at Sail Rock.

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White-Streaked Grouper (Epinephelus Ongus)

This photograph of an adult White-Streaked Grouper (Epinephelus Ongus) at Sail Rock clearly shows the main distinguishing features of the species in local waters eg.

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White-Streaked Grouper (Epinephelus Ongus)

This photograph shows a paler-coloured adult White-Streaked Grouper (Epinephelus Ongus) at Mae Haad/Koh Ma.

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White-Streaked Grouper (Epinephelus Ongus)

An adult White-Streaked Grouper (Epinephelus Ongus) shares a crevice with a Redcoat Squirrelfish (Sargocentron Rubrum) at Sail Rock.

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Teira Batfish (Platax Teira) with Blue-Streak Cleaner Wrasse (Labroides Dimidiatus)

Teira Batfish (Platax Teira) are one of the most approachable and photogenic of all local fish species, particularly when they break away from the main group to seek out the services of Blue-Streak Cleaner Wrasse (Labroides Dimidiatus) at a "cleaning station" as was the case in this photo taken at

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Cloudy Grouper (Epinephelus Erythrurus) with Glass Cleaner Shrimp (Urocaridella Antonbruunii)

This Cloudy Grouper (Epinephelus Erythrurus), photographed at Angthong Marine Park, opened its mouth for only a few seconds.

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Whale Shark T-070

This image shows the section i created from the original full length photo of Whale Shark T-070.

The process includes rotating the original image to make the upper point of the shark's back as horizontal as possible.
The the image is enhanced to add contrast to the lines and spots.