New coral shots from my reef tank!

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  1. Sharkbait

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    The new corals are settling in quite nicely, and are finally photogenic. :mrgreen: It's a type of leather coral. I used my new sync-cord to fire the flash down from the top of the tank, rather than head-on like usual. Gives a very different lighting effect.

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    This is a closeup of one of the smaller leathers. Each little lump is about the size of a pinhead, if that. Shot was taken with a +7 closeup filter (hence the short DOF)
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    i see they got used to the new home and opened up

    beutiful shots. 1st is my favorite.
     
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    yea beautiful shots.. but are there any animals?
     
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    Cool shots John. The lighting from above worked really well for these.
     
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    Fantastic! Have I mentioned how much I love your tank shots?? It doesn't even look like it's in a tank! Looks like the bottom of the ocean!
     
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    dude the top one looks like and hand & some fingers - kinda creepy, kinda cool too 8)
     
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    HEY! That IS creepy!!! I didn't notice that til you pointed it out!
     
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    Awesome shots, the flash from above fits the underwater theme :)
     
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    BEAUTIFUL, as usual..........
     
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    Hence its common name-- "finger leather"

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    Those ARE animals! :D
     
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    Good work!
     

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