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Walden Pond Free-Divers

Walden Free-Divers

John Small, Renee Blundon and Dan Christianson between dives at Walden Pond in Concord, Massachusetts. See more photos and a full write-up at Free-Diving at Walden Pond. Photo by Julian Honma....
Free-Diving Walden Pond

Preparing the Line

It's a chilly October day in Walden Pond, free-dive instructor, Nick Fazah, from East Coast Divers, prepares the line while I do my breath-up. Photo by Julian Honma....

Getting Ready to Descend

Renee Blundon and Nick Fazah from East Coast Divers floating face down, breathing from snorkels on the surface at Walden Pond, in preparation to descend to 25 meters (82 feet). More photos with a full write...
Homarus americanus

The One in 2 Million

A blue american lobster (Homarus americanus), photographed at the New England Aquarium. An estimated one in 2 million lobsters are blue due to a genetic mutation which causes a blue lobster to produce an ex...

Yellowtail Snapper

A yellowtail snapper (Ocyurus chrysurus), an abundant species native to the eastern Atlantic Ocean including the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean Sea....

A Spiny Lobster

A spiny lobster, also known as a langouste or rock lobster and is from the family, Palinuridae, with about 60 species of achelate curstaceons....
Electric Eel

Electric Eel Head Shot

A head shot of an electric eel (Electrophorus electricus), capable of generating powerful electric shocks of up to 650 volts, which it uses for hunting, self-defense and communicating with fellow eels....
Free-Diving Walden Pond

Free-Diving at Walden Pond

Nothing is more fantastic than free-diving in the waters of my own beautiful homeland. Floating face down on the surface of Walden Pond, in the world I forcibly left behind, instructor, Nick Fazah, from Eas...

A Young Free-Diver

Eleven year old, Autumn Blundon, from North Monmouth, Maine, braves the 15° C  (60° F) water temperature to free-dive alongside her sister, Renee Blundon (photographer) in Maranacook Lake of Maine, USA. "I ...

A Free-Diver in the Making

Eleven year old, Autumn Blundon, braves the 15° C  (60° F) water temperature in Winthrop, Maine to free-dive alongside her sister, Renee Blundon (photographer), in Maranacook Lake. Renee was free-diving in ...

Pumpkinseed Sunfish

A pumpkinseed sunfish (Lepomis gibbosus), photographed in Maine's Maranacook Lake. It's also known as the pond perch, common sunfish, punkys, sunfish, sunny and kivver....
Maranacook Lake

Fish in Maranacook

Loads of freshwater juvenile fish shoal around clouds of fish eggs in the center of the south basin of Maine's Maranacook Lake. The mix of juveniles are small mouth bass (Micropterus dolomieu), large mouth ...