October 28, 2013

Threespot Damselfish, Papua New Guinea

Photograph by David Doubilet

This Month in Photo of the Day: The Power of Photography

A threespot damselfish swims near a trio of pink anemonefish in Papua New Guinea’s Kimbe Bay.

See more pictures from the November 2013 feature story “Paradise Revisited.”

Doubilet was one of 44 photographers we interviewed for our video portrait series The Photographers on Photography. Watch an intro to the series on Proof. »

56 comments
Jennifer Kim
Jennifer Kim

beautiful composition and colors. amazing

Elaine Gilbert
Elaine Gilbert

Beautiful shot - almost looks unreal.  Wish it was a wallpaper download!


Emma Vceego
Emma Vceego

soft marine lives, they look like unreal.

Kiran Patil
Kiran Patil

looks like painting ...!!! nice click 

Janice H.
Janice H.

Hypnotic!         Amazingly like a watercolor painting, ...appropriately so!

pawan kumar
pawan kumar

lovely composition, beautiful colors NICE SHOT

kristen konieczny
kristen konieczny

I lovr national geographic photos they are incredible in every way,,such beauty..

N. Shamair
N. Shamair

it is amazingly unrealistic but its true i mean you have to trust the photographer and ofcourse Allah Almighty


Jo Om
Jo Om

i wish i had a camera for aquatic purposes....

Sina Meshkani
Sina Meshkani

Reminds me of Nemo animation movie , The story of father and the son :) 


Ralph Waked
Ralph Waked

Is there any way to download this photo as a wallpaper with specific dimensions?


Vincenzo Piramide
Vincenzo Piramide

Lovely scene, colors and light. Great shot, not easy underwater! Congratulation!

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