Monterey Bay Aquarium – Jewel of the California Coast

Monterey Bay Aquarium – Jewel of the California Coast

During a small break in my shooting schedule in Monterey, I decided to head over to the Monterey Bay Aquarium and snap a few pictures. Enjoy the photos from the day.

The plaque says Yellow pacific seahorseSpotted Jellyfish – also known as a Lagoon JellyJellyfish close up photoOrange and pink fish swims about the tankJelly fish tankAqaurium vistor viewing the jellyfishShark photoReef tank that would make any hobbyist jealousVisitor to the Monterey Bay Aquarium takes a photo of the jellyfishOne of the larger tanks at the Monterey Bay Aquarium featuring large fish and stingraysVisitors view the flood of water that comes crashing down this exhibit every minute or so. The people inside don’t get wet, while the people outside can get wet if the venture to close. A waterfall comes crashing over patrons every minute or soSoft corals and multi colored fish are part of this exhibit A Weedy Sea Dragon seahorse is one of the many amazing seahorses on exhibit at the aquarium.Weedy Sea Dragon seahorse photo - Phyllopteryx taeniolatus

Just a mile or so down down the coast in Pacific Grove by Lovers Point the waves were crashing against the rocks.

Huge waves crash against the shoreline of Pacific Grove, California

Some of the “wild life” on the rocks.

A pair of seagulls take a break from what ever it is they do.

6 Replies to “Monterey Bay Aquarium – Jewel of the California Coast”

  1. I like the picture “The guys waiting for things to begin”. Great red color effect. …My favorite

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