THE REVILLAGIGEDO ISLANDS
(SAN BENEDICTO, SOCORRO, & ROCA PARTIDA)
MARCH 13-20, 2010
All pictures 2012 by Ken Kurtis
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For those interested . . . 
Underwater: Nikon D200 in manual mode, 400 ISO, 10-24mm and 18-70mm lenses,
Ikelite housing with dual SB-105 strobes, mostly at 1/4 power
Surface: Nikon D70 in "Program," 200 ISO, 18-70mm and 70-300mm lenses

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THE BOAT
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Nautilus Explorer at Socorro Island Riding in the Zodiac Kayaking between dives . . . . . . or soaking in the hot tub.
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THE WHALES
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Humpbacks everywhere Tail-slapping Blowing Bad shot of a calf underwater
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THE MANTAS
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Two hitchhikers Graceful turns Checking us out Bye-bye Mr. Manta
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THE SHARKS
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Always look up Hammer at The Canyon Hammer coming in for cleaning Galapagos cruising by
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Whitetips piled in at Roca Partida One on top of another A resting pair Eye-to-eye
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OTHER GOOD STUFF
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Redtail Trigger Bluefin Trevally Lots of eels Some Crown of Thorns
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Guineafowl Puffer Lobsters all over the place Also lots of Leather Bass Mess of Redtails
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See the Leather Bass? (Easy)
Note the octopus? (Harder)
There's the octopus! Small Scorpionfish Many Golden Trumpetfish
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Inquisitive female Mexican Hogfish
(my fav shot of the whole trip)
Inquisitive male Mexican Hogfish Inquisitive Clarion Angelfish Gaggle of Clarions
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Burrito grunts Large Hermit Crab
(shell is as big as a volleyball)
Scorpionfish settling in Breeding male Giant Damselfish
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Gorgeous Sunset Wrasse Lots of Black Jacks cruising Creole Wrasse getting cleaned Little boxfish
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Friendly . . . . . . and curious Green Turtle Clarion Damselfish (endemic) Great way to spend the week
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