Underwater photos by Vyacheslav Plotnikov

• Underwater photography Vyacheslav Plotnikov

The underwater world is full of amazing and beautiful, unusual creatures and objects - whether representatives of marine flora and fauna, or the mysterious ruins.

Far not everyone is able to capture the "depth" of beauty, but the photographer and traveler Vyacheslav Plotnikov created a whole portfolio with a truly impressive underwater photographs. We offer you to get acquainted with his beautiful work.

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Hurghada, year 2008. Fish "cloud." They are so easy to move away from predators. Predators - three lionfish, do not fall into the frame (I looked around at them constantly, so to dive into short hydra and did not want to hurt their bare feet dangerous "feathers"..).

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"Tadpole" in 2009

Underwater photos by Vyacheslav Plotnikov

A cormorant, caught and killed in nets

Underwater photos by Vyacheslav Plotnikov

Slingshot. Wonderful, impressive fish, very similar to a fish-stone of the family Scorpaenidae, but absolutely not poisonous.

Underwater photos by Vyacheslav Plotnikov

The nose of a sunken ship and our Maldivian guide, posing little ...

Underwater photos by Vyacheslav Plotnikov

Fish and videographer ... fish-eye lens distorted the size of objects in the frame .. Though this strange representative of marine life large enough, but no longer human.

Underwater photos by Vyacheslav Plotnikov

A little about Apo Island: This small island is located near the large island of Negros, the median of the Philippines (Province Vizayyas). According to official information is a unique place for diving, the reserve of global importance. All around the bottom of the island is covered with coral, 600 species of soft. When I jumped into the water and went to the bottom, I was seized by the euphoria of this riot of colors. In addition to all the colorful world of the coral with its large population of crabs, shrimp, eels, nudibranchs, and so on. D. Around the island go tuna shoals. Nepugannyh. It looks like this: go to a depth of 20 meters, when suddenly we see some cloud in the water. Approaching .. this is it! Fish, lots of fish ...

Underwater photos by Vyacheslav Plotnikov

This is my first nudibranchs. Here he is in all the beauty of their straightened gills. Basically aktivnichal night. Bright color warns about the undesirability of receiving them inside as food - are poisonous.

Underwater photos by Vyacheslav Plotnikov

Safari in the Maldives, 2008

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Dahab, Sharm El Sheikh, Red Sea, Egypt. 2007 2008

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Kazan, Lake Blue, 2008

Underwater photos by Vyacheslav Plotnikov