Weird Hairy Scorpion Fish

Weird Hairy Scorpion Fish

Adventures in Diving…Even after diving over 3,000 dives in the Gulf of Papagayo in Costa Rica for the last twenty years. I still find critters that surprise and amaze me. We found this hairy looking scorpion fish just laying there with it’s mouth open. He...
Baby Sharks Sleeping in a Cave

Baby Sharks Sleeping in a Cave

Love the surprises we find while we are scuba diving. We found these baby sharks sleeping in a crevice at one of our local dive sites, Argentina Point in the Gulf of Papagayo, Costa Rica. There are really four…but you can only see three of them. Adventures of a...
Clown Shrimp or Harlequin Shrimp

Clown Shrimp or Harlequin Shrimp

We found these beautiful harlequin shrimp (camarĂ³n payaso) hiding in a crack with some choros and their eggs. They normally eat starfish…wonder of they also like to eat choro eggs. Scuba diving in the Papagayo is an adventure. Encontramos estos hermosos...
Sleeping Turtle at Punta Ballena

Sleeping Turtle at Punta Ballena

This pacific black turtle was sleeping pretty hard and was not even bothered that we were there watching her. At first I thought maybe she was dead and then she moved her head just a bit to look at us. The dive sites in the Gulf of Papagayo are full of surprises. This...
Mystery Ray at Los Meros

Mystery Ray at Los Meros

The mystery ray is the coolest ray…I love how they slowly hover away. They usually fluff up the sand and sneak away undercover. But this one just slowly sneaked away and takes off in a flash. Would love to know what type of ray this is???? Los Meros is one of...