17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Just another sponge in the wall

A barrel sponge grows out from the wall on the platform margin of San Salvador Island, Bahamas. The wall is where the island's edge drops precipitously into the depths of the ocean, thousands of feet below.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: Cockburntown, San Salvador Island, Bahamas
Camera: NIKON Z 6
Copyright: © Jason Gulley