Snorkeling73 Videos

Blue Chromis Chromis

Like all summers, we can see the birth of the fry of black Damselfish Chromis chromis. In the video they are well recognized for the characteristic of being of an intense electric blue colorr. ...

The Marbled Rock Crab

Pachygrapsus marmoratus is a species of crab, sometimes called the marbled rock crab or marbled crab, which lives in the Black Sea, the Meditarranean Sea and parts of the Atlantic Ocean ...

The blue spiny starfish

Coscinasterias tenuispina is a starfish in the family Asteriidae. It is sometimes called the blue spiny starfish or the white starfish. It occurs in shallow waters in the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea. Coscinasterias tenuispina has from 6 to 12 arms (usually 7), often of varying lengths, ...

Octopus

In times of covid 19, quarantines, various stages and pandemics, we too have resumed filming and photographing the various marine species that populate the Mediterranean Sea and beyond. And to start again in beauty we publish the meeting with a beautiful and big octopus met during a storm in this gloomy June in a few meters of depth ...

Oblada melanura - Saddled seabream

Saddled seabream (Oblada melanura Linnaeus, 1758) is a saltwater fish belonging to the Sparidae family. It is the only species of the genus Oblada. ...

Red Blenny - Lipophrys nigriceps

Red Blenny (Lipophrys nigriceps) is a small fish belonging to the Blenniidae family. It is widespread in the Mediterranean Sea and it is a species much sought after by underwater photographers for its very bright colors ...

Trumpet anemone Aiptasia mutabilis

In this video we filmed Aiptasia mutabilis more commonly known as Brown Anemone. In the Mediterranean Sea it is less widespread than its similar Anemonia sulcata, Anemonia viridis or Actinia sulcata, ...

Gilt-head bream Sparus aurata

Sea bream  is one of the most common and well-known fish in the Mediterranean Sea, we can find it in all Italian rocky or sandy coasts, its habitat is very vast since it often goes also into lagoons, river mouths and brackish waters ...

Acetabularia acetabulum

In this video we are in the waters in front of the Tuaredda Island in Sardinia, one of the most beautiful beaches in the Mediterranean Sea and for someone one of the most beautiful in the world. While snorkeling ...

Red Mullet - Mullus Barbatus

Mullus barbatus (red mullet) is a species of goatfish found in the Mediterranean Sea, Sea of Marmara, the Black Sea and the eastern North Atlantic Ocean, where its range extends from Scandinavia to Senegal. ...

Cardinalfish Apogon imberbis

This is not the classic goldfish! and we are not in a glass bowl! What we see in this video is the Apogon imberbis, the Cardinalfish, filmed in one of the many caves that characterize the rocky shores of the Mediterranean Sea. ...

Il Pomodoro di Mare

The beadlet anemone (Actinia equina) belongs phylum cnidaria, actinidae family; is a common sea anemone found on rocky shores ...

Common Brittle Star

Ophiothrix fragilis is a species of brittle star in the order Ophiurida. It is found around the coasts of western Europe and is known in Britain as the common brittle star. ...

Seaweed Corallina Officinalis Caespitosa

Seaweed Corallina "Officinalis Caespitosa" we find it just below the surface of the sea where it forms a compact carpet ...

The Barrel Jellyfish

Rhizostoma pulmo, commonly known as the barrel jellyfish, the dustbin-lid jellyfish or the frilly-mouthed jellyfish, is a scyphomedusa ...

The hunting of Seabass Dicentrarchus labrax

It is not unusual to come across the Seabass (or sea bass) Dicentrarchus labrax, in our seas, it is one of the easiest predatory fish to encounter along the coasts ...

Octopus and Camera

This video was shot in Sardinia on one of the beautiful beaches of the "Costa Verde", where we met a small octopus that interacted in its own way with the diver and with the camera ...

Quarrel between Morays

We are at Elba Island near to Paolina's Rock ( Scoglio della Paolina) where, while snorkeling at sunset, we have filmed a very fast quarrel between two morays. ...

Symbiosis between fish and jellyfish

In the video you can see how fish and jellyfish can live in symbiosis ...

The Mediterranean Red Star

The Mediterranean star red, (Echinaster sepositus) is a species of starfish from the East Atlantic, including the Mediterranean ...

Small Mediterranean Barracudas - Sphyraena viridensis

The video was made in Sardinia in the crystal clear waters of Masua and shows small herds of fry of Sphyraena viridensis, commonly known as barracuda boccagialla or Mediterranean barracuda ...

Sea Bass Hunting

Dicentrarchus Labrax commonly known as Sea Bass, or Spigola or Branzino, is a marine and brackish water bony fish of the Moronidae family ...

Big-scale sand smelt Atherina boyeri

The big-scale sand smelt (Atherina boyeri) is a species of fish in the Atherinidae family.It is a euryhaline amphidromous fish, ...

Anemone and Hermit Crab

In this video we can see how animals of different species can live in symbiosis. The relationship between Anemone and Paguro  is well known ...

Sand Steenbras - Snorkeling in Sardinia

Snorkelling in the beautiful crystal clear waters of Sardinia, it is easy to meet the Sand Steenbras (Mormora) ...

Ear of Venus - Aliotide - Haliotis

In this video we have met the Ear of Venus  or at least what remains of the shell, probably after the meal of some octopus or some sea bream ...

Greater Bream - Diplodus Sargus Sargus

Greater bream, Diplodus sargus or Diplodus sargus sargus (Linnaeus, 1758) is a sea fish belonging to the Sparidae family ...