Three octopus! Two were smallish, always fun:
The first octopus was pretty far down, so not as clear. The other two were near the shore, so I'm not surprised they were pretty reluctant to venture out. Doing so would endanger them, as there's that risk of being stepped on.Beaded octopus my sister found and gave me for Christmas. Woohoo! Somebody had talent.
Can you spot the crab in the photo above?
Male Trunk fish
This is actually a photo of the Needle Fish, but I liked the reflections in the water, too (some goat fish)
This little Picasso Trigger was ready to dive into the hole if I got aggressive. Which of course I didn't! I think they are one of the prettier fishes.
Spanish Dancer nudibranch.
Spotfin Scorpion fishWell, the pix got reversed....the one below occurred after the one below that. All those legs were hidden under the mother hen.
drops of water on a very pretty pure white flower.