Water is an essential part of our existence and we cannot live without it. Though we may be earth dwelling creatures, aquatic life fascinates us. There are numerous myths and stories in different cultures that are woven around the sea and underwater life. The advent of underwater photography has revived interest in those myths and it is growing popular day by day. The advancement of technology has made it possible for us to explore the deep and hitherto unfathomable sea water which is no less than a boon. The wonderful underwater photos are a delight to the eyes that give us amazing glimpses into what goes inside the water with the water animals.
Their life style is full of amazing acts and avid lovers even go up to the extent of scuba diving to watch them. Some also do it as part of their studies. However, all of us cannot do the same and for those who can’t the underwater photos are enough to bring the sea life before us. This post with 35 such photos is an attempt to bring the various facets of underwater life on a platter for the underwater lovers. So, take a look and dive into the beautiful sights.
The sea underworld is full of breathtaking sights and this is one of them, replete with bubbling blue water.
The coral opens up its mouth as it prepares to eat a piece of food that is stuck inside, giving a majestic view.
The scuba diver inside the sea water has found a beautiful school of fishes and could not resist himself from taking its photograph.
The dolphins have found a playmate in the form of the scuba diver and want him to join their game.
The slight rays of sunlight permeating the deep and clear sea water sustain life inside the ocean and make it bright.
The large fish swimming in the water seems to be asserting its kingdom and warns others not to cast an eye on it.
The man has taken the plunge after so much apprehensions and seems to have made a good start and now he would definitely overcome his water phobia.
This scuba diver is on a mission to discover what lies inside the caves that have been lying unexplored in the black water for numerous years.
Watch out for this underwater spotted star that is lying on the bottom of the sea, taking rest and recharging itself for new adventures.
Enjoying its swimming session inside the sea, the underwater dog is in no mood to be disturbed.
The sea fairies might be a myth but this nimble girl looks no less than the dreamy creature and makes us believe in the myth even more.
This spotted turtle resembles the wild cat but there is hell lot of difference between the two when it comes to nature.
Greenery is not something that is only found on land, the sea also has its share of lush and fresh vegetation.
This green and white underwater scenery reminds of the picturesque landscapes present on earth.
Imagine the condition of the photographer who would have been at the spot trying to capture a good shot but his perseverance has paid off well.
This squid has been blessed by nature with a fabulous ornate body that has an exquisite glow which outshines even the diamonds.
The sky must be feeling jealous of the sea as it has also got its own set of pretty stars that can breathe too.
The underwater reservoir has got tremendous wealth; look at this glowing chandelier like jellyfish that is simply out of this world.
No one can escape the grip of this intelligent and venomous octopus who has a sharp memory and does not forget easily.
Enjoying the clean sea water in a two piece, the girl creates a sensuous underwater portrait.
The sea fishes also have their racing competitions and enjoy them, if you don’t believe; look at this school of sardines.
The seas, unlike the earth, have white ornamental plants that add to the charm of the serene and mysterious underwater life.
All of us must have enjoyed our drinks served over ice cubes but having the same underwater would be sheer fun and adventure.
When it is dark and lonely, the turtle ventures out on his walk to get those precious nuggets of wisdom and knowledge.
This rare fish with horns and a colorful attractive body looks amazed at the photographer capturing it but knows it is time to give a smile.
This light emitting awesome marine creature gives the feel of a million bulbs shining together inside the sea.
A simple look at this image is enough to light up your day because it has a rejuvenating and fresh look that pleases the eyes.
The scuba diver swims deeper to find out about the ship wreckage that must have gobbled up hundreds of lives.
The black and white cute small fishes taking their first steps inside their home present a pleasant portrait.
This girl died in the ship wreckage and her soul wonders in the sea water, trying to find her lost boyfriend.
Who would dare catch this venomous lionfish and this is why it is passing under the fishing boat in such a smooth manner.
This girl has learnt an amazing skill and can survive under water, without oxygen for a fair amount of time.
The lovely sea creature who can be perilous as well as benevolent has been captured by the lenses of the photographer.
This coral reef was a much talked about topic among the sea animals and this school of fishes came down to visit the same.
The fishes start their day and venture out from home in search of food to return back to their shelter in the evening.