Big Fish, Blue Water: A Raja Ampat Dive Gallery

Tunas, trevally, barracudas, and swirling schools of silver jacks - we found an amazing variety of larger fish species cruising the underwater ecosystems of Raja Ampat.

During our twelve day voyage with the Seven Seas, we found everything from deep dives for mantas to plunges into the deep blue in search of sharks, tuna, or larger pelagic species. Most of these photos were shot with my Canon 5D Mark IV inside a Liquid Eye water housing, I love the way an action sports setup like this works for fast-moving blue water species like tuna and trevally's.

Check out the gallery below to see the photo highlights, or see the all the photo galleries from our Raja Ampat liveaboard dive trip - from scuba diving, to aerial photos, to freediving, to the incredible wildlife and local people living in this amazing place. You can also see galleries from other Seven Seas liveaboard dive trips - my absolute favorite way to explore the awesome natural beauty and unique cultures of Indonesia.


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