Raja Ampat regency of Indonesia.
Nikon D500, 105mm macro, Nauticam housing, 2 Inon Z-330 strobes.
This resting Finger (Leather) Coral colony eerily resembles the cold hands of the reef, reaching out for help. As the world's reefs continue to bleach and deteriorate, and as the window to act successfully closes, our gaze on the absolute importance and sheer beauty of the world's corals, needs a fierce refocusing.
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