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Posted by
B. Thomas (Arlington, Texas, United States) on 15 November 2014 in Animal & Insect.

One of the most interesting exhibits in the Monterey Bay Aquarium is Jellies.

Jellies don't have bones, brains, teeth, blood or fins—and they're more than 95 percent water. Yet they thrive in all the world's oceans, and to its darkest depths. Jellies are strange and captivatingly beautiful, making them one of the Aquarium's all-time favorite animals.

NIKON D5000 1/125 second F/5.6 ISO 320 129 mm (35mm equiv.)

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

These are just new to me. Funny-looking creatures.

15 Nov 2014 5:27am

Focales from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Beautiful capture Barbara.

15 Nov 2014 7:55am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Fascinating info and a cool image . .

15 Nov 2014 9:30am

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

Une très belle photo!

15 Nov 2014 9:44am

mo.langel from Courtelary, Switzerland

Excellent capture!

15 Nov 2014 10:13am

Devi from Chennai, India

A brilliant capture !!!! What a beautiful soft image here !!!!!!

15 Nov 2014 11:10am

beach from Oshawa, Ontario, Canada

wow, marvelous

15 Nov 2014 1:26pm

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France


15 Nov 2014 1:28pm

Francisco Romero from Leon, Spain


15 Nov 2014 3:02pm

Sonja from Wörgl, Austria

Very nice !

15 Nov 2014 3:47pm

Sam from Chennai, India

Beautiful capture. Interesting information. :)

15 Nov 2014 5:42pm

Shiva from Berwick, Canada

An excellent picture, Barbara and thanks for sharing the interesting info.
Kindest regards and a nice Sunday Monika

15 Nov 2014 8:15pm

fateme@@ from Dezful, Iran

Underwater world is always AMAZING! Excellent & beautiful shot.

15 Nov 2014 9:42pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Aren't they beautiful? What a lovely capture of these creatures.

15 Nov 2014 11:09pm

Tim from Ft. Worth, United States

nicely done! i have such a hard time getting aquarium shots :)

16 Nov 2014 1:45am

L'Angevine from Angers, France

Oh magnifique

16 Nov 2014 9:09am

Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, FL, United States

Terrific image, but I don't have a 'love affair' with jellies ... been stung once too many times! ;D

15 Dec 2014 9:19pm

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1/125 second
ISO 320
129 mm (35mm equiv.)