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Featured Photographer | James Emery 

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Photo center 9James Emery is the current Backscatter Photo Pro at Lembeh Resort, Indonesia. James started his career studying video production in Bournemouth, England and soon moved to Thailand to start his career as an underwater videographer. After five years working in Thailand he moved to the Philippines where he ran his own underwater photography business for two years. James then moved to the Maldives to become the resident photo pro at a 5-star resort. Now running a Backscatter authorised Photo Centre in one of the top resorts in Lembeh, James offers courses, workshops and a variety of underwater photography equipment in the photo centre. James most enjoys accomplishing visual storytelling through experimental techniques and artistic flair but his main passion is sharing his knowledge with others. Through his personalized courses, he helps students accomplish their artistic vision in macro photography in the prolific environment of the Lembeh Strait.


 Batfish Maldives

Batfish Maldives 

 

Black Hairy Frogfish Lembeh

Black hairy frogfish Lembeh, Indonesia 

 

Blue Ring Bokeh Lembeh

Blue-ringed octopus bokeh Lembeh, Indonesia  

 

Split level Stingray Maldives

Split level stingray Maldives 

 

Snooted Algae Octopus Lembeh

Snooted algae octopus Lembeh, Indonesia 

 

Coconut Octopus Lembeh

 Coconut octopus Lembeh, Indonesia 

 

Pair of Ghost Pipefish Lembeh

 Pair of ghost pipefish Lembeh, Indonesia 

 

Porcelain Crab Lembeh

Green turtle with a school of jacks Philippines 

 

Pink Eared Mantis with eggs Lembeh

Pink-eared mantis with eggs Lembeh, Indonesia 

 

Snooted Slow Shutter Snake eel Lembeh

Snooted slow shutter snake eel Lembeh, Indonesia 

 

Mountain of Anemones Lembeh

Mountain of anemones Lembeh, Indonesia 

 

Blue ring Octopus Lembeh

Blue-ringed octopus Lembeh, Indonesia 

 

Crown Jellyfish and school of Sardines Philippines

Crown jellyfish with school of sardines Philippines 

 

Glossodoris cincta Lembeh

Dorid nudibranch glossodoris cincta Lembeh, Indonesia 

 

Pair of Yellow Pygmy Gobies Lembeh

Pair of yellow pgymy gobies Lembeh, Indonesia 

 

Yawning Hairy Frogfish Lembeh

Yawning hairy frogfish Lembeh, Indonesia 

 

Snooted Porcelain Crab Lembeh

Snooted porcelain crab Lembeh Indonesia 

 

Snooted Slow Shutter Cuttlefish Lembeh

Snooted slow shutter cuttlefish Lembeh, Indonesia 

 

Coleman Shrimp Lembeh

Coleman shrimp Lembeh, Indonesia 

 

 

Find James on Instagram @emery.aquatic


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