19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
A filefish hiding in soft coral

I was looking for macro subjects on a shore dive and spotted this timid little filefish hiding amongst some soft cool. I thought it would be a great subject to try getting a black background on.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2021
Date Uploaded: 11.2021
Photo Location: San Migual de Cozumel, Mexico
Camera: ILCE-6000
Copyright: © Anthony Butz