A GREEN TURTLE SURROUNDED BY GLASS FISH,

This beautiful photograph of a green sea turtle, surrounded by glass fish, taken by Aimee Jan on the Ningaloo Reef in Western Australia. is the winning entry into the 2021 Ocean Photographer of the Year competition.

The competition, run by Oceanographic Magazine aims to showcase the beauty of the world’s oceans as well as the threats they face.

With a large number of different categories, there are multiple winners, which can be enjoyed below.

It’s only a short post this time, to allow you the chance to enjoy some of the beauty offered to us by the oceans and the diverse forms of life we can find there.1.1 SKovacs_1

A Hawksbill turtle hatchling, Papua New Guinea.

a blacktip reef shark, taken on Moorea, French Polynesia at sunset.

Speleothems cast long shadows at cenote Dos Pisos.  Quintana Roo, Mexico

Until next time, Keep calm & apply some Science!

Read more:

https://www.oceanphotographyawards.com/

https://www.forbes.com/sites/ceciliarodriguez/2021/09/19/best-undersea-photography-20-winners-of-ocean-photographer-of-the-year-2021/?sh=b87fcfa68998

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-58564426