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Jellyfish #5

Posted by
Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 30 December 2011 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

Captured at the Chicago Shedd Aquarium on June 8, 2011.

SONY DSLR-A300 1/40 second F/5.6 ISO 400 105 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Skyriani from Nelson, New Zealand

Wow what a beauty

30 Dec 2011 5:13am

Tamara from Aarschot, Belgium

So crisp and lear even through the aquarium glass ! I'm impressed... Great work ! Have a lovely day :)

30 Dec 2011 9:23am

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

the black background is better than the others, really lifts the subject to the fore.

30 Dec 2011 10:23am

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

I'm with Curly on this one :-)

30 Dec 2011 10:25am

Roman from Thiersee, Austria

your series of jellyfish is just great!

30 Dec 2011 11:32am

Mhelene from Paris, France

Magnifique !!

30 Dec 2011 11:32am

Mariana M. from Waterloo, Canada

looks great with dark background

30 Dec 2011 11:58am

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

I like his spots! Beautiful!

30 Dec 2011 12:06pm

L'Angevine from Angers, France

j'aime moins cette photo

30 Dec 2011 12:35pm

Stefanie from Paris, France

Really fascinating.

30 Dec 2011 1:05pm

Sam from Chennai, India

Excellent. Beautiful. Looks nice with black background. :)

30 Dec 2011 1:07pm

Alun from cheshire, United Kingdom

Wow, this really is amazing, i love the light

30 Dec 2011 2:03pm

franz from Baden, Austria

such intriguing creatures, so delicate and vulnerable ... and so dangerous (at least some of them)!

30 Dec 2011 4:38pm

Rick from Toronto, Canada

The evocation of a space alien comes through very clearly with this cosmic looking background. Excellent series, Steven!

30 Dec 2011 4:59pm

RBL from Oxford, United States

An amazing capture with great details!

30 Dec 2011 8:23pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice!!!

30 Dec 2011 8:45pm

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

Exceptional photo and the tones are incredible.

30 Dec 2011 9:36pm

Mirjam from Kyiv, Ukraine

Excellent image with this background.

31 Dec 2011 3:54am

Tamara from Aarschot, Belgium

Happy New Year to you and yours, all the best :)

31 Dec 2011 10:50am

Dokmateo from Madrid, Spain

A happy and prosperous New Year! cheers!

31 Dec 2011 11:47am

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Awesome shot. Happy New Year, Steven!

31 Dec 2011 2:26pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Stunning! Happy New Year!

1 Jan 2012 3:22am

tatar@y from France

Toujours très belle...
Cette série est sublime.
Bonne année 2012)

1 Jan 2012 1:12pm

Barbara Kile from Ft. Worth, United States

Great with black background! Happy New Year, Steven!

1 Jan 2012 4:30pm

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Beautiful and delicate capture. All the best for 2012, Steven!

2 Jan 2012 10:45am

fereshteh from Iran

Happy New Year. Steven.
Amazing capture.

2 Jan 2012 11:32am

Phil David Morris 2011 from Saskatoon, New York, Canada

A truly superb and exciting series seemingly getting all better and better. Beautiful photo.
So unique this one. Have a very Happy New Year, 2012, Steven, to you and yours. May all
your days be filled with opportunity and love and joy !~

2 Jan 2012 6:16pm

Crash Ryan from Weehawken, NJ & NYC, United States


3 Jan 2012 1:45am


خیلی زیباست

5 Jan 2012 8:43pm

franz from Baden, Austria

a magnificent capture of a most attractive creature ... looks as if it was floating through the air !

5 Jan 2012 10:21pm

Sarah from Tehran, Iran


8 Jan 2012 6:47pm

Kala from United States

This is such a cool shot - especially against the black background.

9 Jan 2012 2:22am

Fereshteh from Alessandria, Italy

Very nice shot!

9 Jan 2012 12:49pm