Image: Coral - Michael Gillings

Coral - Michael Gillings

Coral - Michael Gillings, Open 2007

These coral polyps were photographed whilst I was snorkelling, at a reef off the coast of northern Borneo. Their structure shows how closely they are related to sea anemones. To get the shot in focus, I had to balance head down in the water with my fins sticking in the air!

Photographer:
Michael Gillings
Rights:
© Michael Gillings

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