Scuba Diving

Cuttlefish at Octopus Wall

Dar es Salaam Cuttlefish Octopus Wall

A cuttlefish Octopus Wall in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, changing colors and shape shifting as it whizzed past scuba divers. Special cells called chromatophores located in the outer skin layers contain color pigments, which the animal can alter by neural control (merely just by thinking about it!). For more information click here
Photo was extracted from video footage of a Canon VIXIA HF G30 HD CamcorderCuttlefish Octopus Wall 1 in an Ikelite Housing, two Bigblue VL2500P LED Video LightsCuttlefish Octopus Wall 2 and one Big Blue VTL15000P Video Light.