arrow-downarrow-leftarrow-rightarrow-upchevron-upchevron-leftchevron-rightchevron-upclosecomment-newemail-newgallerygridheadphones-newheart-filledheart-openmap-geolocatormap-pushpinArtboard 1Artboard 1Artboard 1minusng-borderpauseplayplusreplayscreenArtboard 1sharefacebookgithubArtboard 1Artboard 1linkedinlinkedin_inpinterestpinterest_psnapchatsnapchat_2tumblrtwittervimeovinewhatsappspeakerstar-filledstar-openzoom-in-newzoom-out-new
Edit Photo Details
Photograph by
    • 0
    • 1

    Reported by:

    Edit Photo Details Hammer river   #galapagos2017 #hammerhead_shark #underwater2017
    the shallow sandy area of ​​Darwin Island, current was very strong. That time was bad visibility, but when light got on for a moment, I could see a big school of hammerhead sharks. I was very lucky.
    WHAT MAKES THIS PHOTO GREAT?
    Composition 0
    Lighting 0
    Creativity 0
    Story 0

    I love how wide you shot the frame to reveal all the sharks swimming nearby — and since you shot this with a 35mm, they weren't that far away from you... The bad visibility played into your favor, and created a mysterious and foreboding mood that is fantastic. I love it. Well done Reiko.

    David Y. Lee
    Producer, Nat Geo Your Shot
    Photo Details
    Date Taken: Oct 8, 2017
    Date Uploaded: Nov 1, 2017
    Location: Puerto Ayora, Galapagos, Ecuador
    Camera: NIKON CORPORATION NIKON D800
    Focal Length: 35 mm
    Shutter Speed: 1/200 sec
    Aperture: f/5
    ISO: 250
    Copyright: © REIKO TAKAHASHI
    Categories: Nature
    Assignments: Inspiring Experiences, The Trip That Changed My Life, Resolutions to Travel, My Best Photos of 2017
    Contests: 2017 National Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year, 2018 National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year