Lembeh Strait, Indonesia
Canon EOS 7D Mk II, Canon EF8–15 f/4L fisheye USM 8mm Kenko 1.4X Teleplus Pro teleconverter, 1/125, f/8, ISO 200, 2 x Retra flash, handheld
Wire coral forms a long, single, unbranched, wire-like stalk that often twists and takes a coil shape. They may reach over 4m in length. This specimen was close to the maximum length and was slowly waving about and coiling/uncoiling in the current.
This high-quality digital photograph is presented on 500x700mm, 310gsm, Ilford Galerie ‘Smooth Pearl’ paper, without the watermark copyright.