Spotted Jelly

Uploaded: June 12, 2012 17:09:40


This capture was from the Monterey Bay Aquarium. This species is also known as a "lagoon jelly" because it lives in bays, harbors and lagoons in the South Pacific. Spotted jellies have rounded bells and strange clumps of oral arms
with clublike appendages that hang down below. Check out the videos at the Monterey Bay Aquarium awesome when they move.

Exif: F Number: 4, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/125 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 105.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II


Tiia Vissak June 14, 2012

a beautiful capture! #1469135

Anthony G. Comella June 14, 2012

SUPERB view and history!!! #10180156

Laura E. Swan level-classic June 14, 2012

Oh. Rey. THIS is a WIN! It's perfect in every way! WOW! Impressive my dear friend!!! FAV'd!

-Sister Laura :D #10180208

isabel C. Zepeda level-classic June 14, 2012


OMG this is so clear,perfect detail and amazing colors my friend.
I been to the acuarium here in Dallas alway try to take pictures of the jelly fish and my never come this great.

Ysa... #10180251

JO ANN CLEVELAND June 14, 2012

Wowza! That is awesome Reynaldo!

jo ann c. #10180389

Tammy Espino June 14, 2012

So hard to capture, what an awesome shot! #10180462

Randy D. Dinkins level-classic June 14, 2012

Great capture; as Tammy stated, not easy to get these. #10180499

Carol L. Fowler June 14, 2012

Great capture- I have not seen this particular type of jelly before #10180566

Ellen Hodges June 14, 2012

Awesome clarity, Rey!!! What a tough shot captured in a wonderful way!! #10180692

John Connolly June 15, 2012

What a remarkable underwater shot, Reynaldo! This particular jelly fish is new to me! #10181520

Nancy L. Green level-classic June 16, 2012

VERY cool capture Rey, aquarium shots are so difficult and you have done a WONDERFUL job!!! <>< #10182840

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna June 19, 2012

Just BEAUTIFUL, Reynaldo! :-) k #10190006

Heather Loewenhardt level-classic June 20, 2012

Wow what incredible detail achieved in this image Reynaldo. #10191098

Wm Nosal June 21, 2012

Beautiful Image, Reynaldo! #10194598

Lydia Williams level-classic June 22, 2012

Wow!!! this is an amazing image, Rey! I expect to see this again! Well Done! #10195880

Reynaldo D. Reyes level-classic June 22, 2012

Thanks to you all dear friends for your kind words and encouragement. See you again soon. #10196286

Amanda J. Tanner level-classic June 23, 2012

How Beautiful! Great Detail and color. Very nice work Reynaldo! #10196382

Carol Eade level-addict June 27, 2012

Gorgeous capture, Reynaldo! #10203455

Mary K. Robison July 11, 2012

Rey, I wonder how I missed this June capture??
Well, here's a belated review: This is a really lovely capture, especially that translucent "helmet" it's wearing. Great lighting and subtle colors. Excellent work and result!

Lorna Shutter July 11, 2012

Wow! What an outstanding capture of this unique looking Jellyfish, Reynaldo! It is really quite beautiful! Your clarity and DOF are fabulous! I hope they have them in our new Ripley's Aquarium once it's built! ... Who knows, they might have some that are even stranger and more rare, ... Believe it or Not! LOL! :D This one's definitely a FAVE for me! :) #10225873

JO ANN CLEVELAND July 27, 2012

Perfect timing and great clarity Reynaldo!

jo ann c. #10246702

Phyllis A. Houghton August 02, 2012

WOW The best jellyfish I have ever seen! Incredibly clear. Now I can't avoid the aquarium any longer. Thank you Reynaldo for commenting on my McWay Falls photo. I love it there. #10260667

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