11-01-03_ Red Seahorse _IMG_0947.jpg
This red seahorse was out swimming freely along the sandy bottom in the Lembeh Strait (North Sulawesi, Indonesia). There was noplace nearby where he could cling with his prehensile tail. Seahorses without attachment in the wild don't appear to be swimming deliberately -- they seem to me to twist and roll apparently randomly in the current or wave surge. Yet however undirected it may appear, I found that somehow, the little creature always contrived to face away from my camera. Eventually,...
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