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caretta by carettacaretta caretta by carettacaretta
that's me :)
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fbalam Featured By Owner Jan 23, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Greetings Caretta ... We would like to use your photo as part of matrerial we use in the environmental education program for children. We are the education team CEDO (www.cedointercultural.org) in the sea of ​​Upper Gulf of California in Mexico. Once we have your permission and conditions of use we will be happy to use your picture and show it to the children with whom we work.
Tank you for your atention.
Atte. Felipe
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carettacaretta Featured By Owner Jan 27, 2012  Professional Photographer
Dear Felipe
I'm very happy to hear that! Please keep in touch with me at murataxu@gmail.com and let me know the details. I'm ready to help you and I've much more underwater photos. I just put a some of them here. Cheers
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fbalam Featured By Owner Feb 15, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Thank you, you can see the educational program and the children work in www.cedointercultural.org
CEDO is a nonprofit organization and the team is deeply grateful for show your photo
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Yaehara Featured By Owner Aug 18, 2010  Hobbyist Photographer
Cool Shot ;D
:tighthug:
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thoroughbredlover77 Featured By Owner Jul 29, 2010
Wow, very amazing. My Mom is in love with sea turtles and african spurred tortoises. She would've loved to be there when u got that shot :) She's always dreamed of swimming with sea turtles hahaha.
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pampf Featured By Owner Feb 5, 2010
I'm sorry, but this is not a logerhead turtle (Caretta caretta), it's a green turtle (Chelonia mydas)...
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:iconcarettacaretta:
carettacaretta Featured By Owner Mar 29, 2010  Professional Photographer
thanx :)
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Sabattier Featured By Owner Jan 29, 2010   Photographer
:wave:

This awesome photo has been featured in my news article - A if for Animals! :aww:

:love:
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:icontristar444:
Tristar444 Featured By Owner Dec 12, 2008
Your photographer took an excellent picture of "you" ha ha. Thanks for sharing your under water experience.
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KimberleePhotography Featured By Owner Oct 23, 2008  Hobbyist Photographer
Awesome shot! I love it!!
Totaly amazing picture!!
You should come check out my gallery some time, No pressure. Thanx.
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Kraehwinkelei Featured By Owner Jul 12, 2008
where did you go scuba diving? the water is so clear! great shot! reminds me of the sea turtle i saw in tonga, but i was too slow to take a photo... and too scared to move :)
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carettacaretta Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2008  Professional Photographer
It' sipadan Island in Borneo, Malaysia :)
Sea turtles are very peaceful and slow there. Just trying to relax and sleep

Thanks for compliments
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DevilDiver Featured By Owner May 15, 2008   Photographer
Just absolutely amazing. What a capture! Did you maneuver into position to get this or did he swim at you? Either way, that is just too cool.
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:iconcarettacaretta:
carettacaretta Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2008  Professional Photographer
they are lazy and try to sleep. so you can easily get closer if you move slow :)
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DevilDiver Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2008   Photographer
That's great. I love a sleepy critter!
I got right up on a turtle that was sleeping and jut a CLOSEUP of his eyes. That was really nice.
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Scubaozgirl Featured By Owner Apr 4, 2008
Featured[link] hope you don't mind :)
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:iconcarettacaretta:
carettacaretta Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2008  Professional Photographer
thanks and surely I do not mind :)
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mercury-666 Featured By Owner Mar 31, 2008
jesus pissing christ. AWSOME.
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:iconcarettacaretta:
carettacaretta Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2008  Professional Photographer
;)
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:iconmerigiros:
merigiros Featured By Owner Mar 27, 2008
It's really beautiful ^^

I love it! :heart:
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:iconcarettacaretta:
carettacaretta Featured By Owner Jun 12, 2008  Professional Photographer
:rose: :hug:
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grugster Featured By Owner Mar 8, 2008
I feature this wonderful work in my journal. [link]
Hope that is okay with you. If you don't want it there please inform me and I will remove it immediately. Bye Sunny
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carettacaretta Featured By Owner Jun 12, 2008  Professional Photographer
it's totally ok with me. I'm very glad to see my works in galleries
thanks
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HomieBear Featured By Owner Mar 6, 2008
Great shot! You should crop his face and use it as your avatar.
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:iconcarettacaretta:
carettacaretta Featured By Owner Jun 12, 2008  Professional Photographer
:D you're very right. my next avatar is ready
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:iconscubaozgirl:
Scubaozgirl Featured By Owner Mar 5, 2008
So wonderful to dive with them, great capture so crisp :)
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:iconcarettacaretta:
carettacaretta Featured By Owner Jun 12, 2008  Professional Photographer
they're great animals. so peaceful and kind.
just try to understand what this bubling and flashing creature wants :)
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Evacuatie Featured By Owner Mar 4, 2008
what a lovely turtle :D
beautiful picture!
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carettacaretta Featured By Owner Jun 12, 2008  Professional Photographer
that's me in the mirror :)
so thanks a lot
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Lentekriebel Featured By Owner Mar 3, 2008  Hobbyist General Artist
Beautiful sharp detail and colors!
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:iconcarettacaretta:
carettacaretta Featured By Owner Jun 12, 2008  Professional Photographer
as soon sa you get close, details and colors gets better. one of the rules for underwater photography ;)
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Lentekriebel Featured By Owner Jun 18, 2008  Hobbyist General Artist
It must be wonderful to do! :) Great gallery!!
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carettacaretta Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2008  Professional Photographer
thanks again
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Lentekriebel Featured By Owner Jul 15, 2008  Hobbyist General Artist
You're welcome. :)
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Yume-Megami Featured By Owner Mar 2, 2008
Oh my~ that intense!!!
We're you actually very close to it?
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:iconcarettacaretta:
carettacaretta Featured By Owner Jun 12, 2008  Professional Photographer
about 20-30 cantimeters :)
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furryboy80 Featured By Owner Mar 2, 2008  Hobbyist General Artist
Excelent shot mate
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carettacaretta Featured By Owner Jun 12, 2008  Professional Photographer
thanks mate :D
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PlaceInTheDirt Featured By Owner Mar 2, 2008  Professional Photographer
Your deviation has been featured here; [link]
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carettacaretta Featured By Owner Jun 12, 2008  Professional Photographer
happy to hear that. I'm a liittle late, but still happy :D
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AmberSunset Featured By Owner Feb 29, 2008   Photographer
Wow, great capture! :clap:
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carettacaretta Featured By Owner Jun 12, 2008  Professional Photographer
thankkss :bow:
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bona92 Featured By Owner Feb 26, 2008   Filmographer
Very nice!! :clap:
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carettacaretta Featured By Owner Jun 12, 2008  Professional Photographer
thanks :bow:
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bear48 Featured By Owner Feb 25, 2008  Professional
I have long been intrigue with these guy and their faces

Very nice job
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SwampMist Featured By Owner Feb 25, 2008
You mean the turtle or the diver in the background ;)
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carettacaretta Featured By Owner Feb 25, 2008  Professional Photographer
no the turtle and the photographer.
diver is a friend of mine
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:iconneye:
Neye Featured By Owner Feb 25, 2008  Hobbyist General Artist
Wow, you kinda look like a seaturtle xD
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carettacaretta Featured By Owner Feb 25, 2008  Professional Photographer
just like :)
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Dimitri86 Featured By Owner Feb 25, 2008
He's beautiful! Is that taken underwater or at an aquarium?
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