Little Fish Big Fish

© Monika Sapek

Little Fish Big Fish

Uploaded: February 13, 2011

Description

The Monterey Bay Aquarium in Monterey, California

Exif: F Number: 3.5, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 5/100 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 640, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 18.00 mm, Model: NIKON D200

Comments

Renee Doyle level-classic February 14, 2011

Very very cool capture Monika!! #1352971

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic February 14, 2011

UNBELIEVABLE catch, Monika. First Place Gold, IMHO. Good luck! By the way which lens did you use? and if you could share your camera settings!

UB. #9239070

Michelle Alton February 14, 2011

Stunning and brilliant work, Monica! #9239192

Jack Gaskin February 14, 2011

HUGE WOW FROM ME, THINK THIS IS GREAT
The baitfish ball in the shot is fantastic...

Happy Shooting
Jack #9239413

Monika Sapek level-classic February 15, 2011

Thank you very much for commenting, Renee, Usman, Michelle and Jack! It's a pleasure to know you like it.

Usman, I took this photo with my Nikon 18-70mm f/3.5-4.5 AF-S DX lens. The settings were: 18mm, 1/20 sec, f/3.5, ISO 640. The exposure was a little longer and I didn't have my tripod with me, so instead I braced my hand against the balcony from where I was taking this shot ;-)
#9243403

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic March 13, 2011

Thanks Monika for the info. You did exceptionally well here, fingers crossed!!!

UB. #9289628

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic April 03, 2011

I would definitely resubmit, the image is stellar!!!

UB. #9332973

Rudi Reiner level-classic May 08, 2011

Super capture, as I've found aquariums are not so easy to do #9395056

Renee Doyle level-classic June 22, 2011

Awesome .... and hope to see it again Monika!! Congratulations! #9475069

JO ANN CLEVELAND June 22, 2011

Congrats on your super finalist Monica!

Best of luck in the next round!

jo ann c.

#9475115

Erica Murphy level-deluxe June 24, 2011

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist Monika! #9482389

To discuss, first log in or sign up (buttons are at top center of page).

Get Constructive Critiques

Sign up for an interactive online photography course to get critiques on your photos.


 

Did You Know?

BetterPhoto Websites: If you see an orange website link directly under the photographer's name, it's totally okay. It's not spam. The reason: BetterPhoto is the one that offers these personal photography websites. We are supporting our clients with those links.

Unavailable EXIF: If there is no other information but 'Unavailable' in the EXIF (meaning no EXIF data exists with the photo), the 'Unavailable' blurb is not displayed. If there is any info, it shows. Many photos have the EXIF stripped out when people modify the image and resave it, before uploading.


 

The following truth is one of the core philosophies of BetterPhoto:

I hear, I forget.
I see, I remember.
I do, I understand.

You learn by doing. Take your next online photography class.

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist


Copyright for this gallery photo belongs solely to Monika Sapek.
Images may not be copied, downloaded, or used in any way without the expressed, written permission of the photographer. Contact photographer via gallery
Log in to follow or message this photographer or report this photo.