Lions Mane Jellyfish

A Lions Mane Jelly in Hood Canal. Their body is about the size of a basketball, with stinging tentacles trailing 20 feet in their wake

  • Zé Benetti 8y

  • gnozef 8y

    wow,what's the light in the body?very nice
  • Jennie Anderson 7y

    OMG that is amazing. I would just die if I saw one though.
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  • kingratt82 7y

    So graceful and elegant... sometimes the most beautiful creatures pack the biggest [relative] punch. Incredible photo.
  • Bob Jensen 7y

    Fantastic texture, did you use a flash? Looks like a lot of particulates in the water. Great capture.
  • Dan Hershman 7y

    Thanks for the comments everyone! Bobengr-- I used a strobe pointed upwards. This water is actually quite clear by pacific northwest standards.
  • Jon Keener 3y

    Too bad the water was not particle free.
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Taken on December 9, 2006
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  • 5.8 mm
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