Dragon Shrimp, Taiwan
Dragon Shrimp (Miropandalus hardingi), Taiwan

Dragon Shrimp sometimes called Rhino Shrimp (Miropandalus hardingi) on a whip coral

Not only for green sea turtles, Xiao LiuQiu island (小琉球) is growing in popularity for macro photography where some rare critters can be found.

Many varieties of shrimp can often be found looking closely at whip coral.

Xiao LiuQiu (小琉球) is located in the south 13km off the Taiwan coast. Ferries run regularly from DongGang port taking just 20min to reach the island, the port is a short 30min hop from Kaohsiung making it an easy get away.

Location: MeiRenDong, Xiao Liu Qiu, Taiwan
Date: 4 April, 2020
Camera / Housing: Olympus EM1m2 / Nauticam
Lens: Olympus M.Zuiko 60mm f/2.8 Macro
Strobe: SEA&SEA YS-D2*2
Setting / Post: f14 1/125 ISO 200 / Lightroom 6.1

Photo Credit: Kyle / Hack into the deep blu