Saturday, September 22, 2007

Galapagos Marine critters

May, 2008

The waters surrounding the enchanted isles also offers a plethora of curious and interesting critters to photograph. Large and small these animals show little fear of man as they haul out or swim on or near the beaches of these magnificent islands!

A curious Galapagos Sea Lion pup on Espanola Island.

White-tipped reef sharks foraging in the surf on Bartolome Island.

Adult ghost crabs posturing on the beach on Bartolome Island.

Young Galapagos fur seal on Isabella Island near sunset.

Young Galapagos sea lion swimming in Gardner Bay on Espanola Island