Benwood Wreck, Key Largo, Florida, 2009

 

Jawfish are a colorful, small fish that builds a nest in the sand, and are also one of several species called mouthbrooders.  Male Jawfish will keep the eggs in their mouths until they hatch.  This circulates water around the eggs and keeps them viable.  This photograph does not show that behavior, but is still a great image.  Jawfish are very shy and hard to get close to.  It takes several minutes for them to maybe get comfortable around divers, especially ones with large camera systems. Once they do get comfortable it can provide a spectacular image full of color as seen here.  There is a colony of Jawfish nests at the bow of the Benwood wreck site off of Key Largo and it is one of the first places I head when diving that site in the hopes of one day catching a male with eggs!

 

 

Yellow Headed Jawfish

$85.00Price
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  • Image is printed on aluminum.  The aluminum brings out the colors of these images like no other medium.  

     

    The image may be cropped to fit the print size that you want, but will keep the essance of the photograph seen above.  If you would like to see what that looks like before purchase email jeff@orangediamonduwp.com, and a proof will be sent to you through email.

     

    11"x14" and 11"x17" come standard with a 1/2" natural wood wall float mount  16"x20" and larger sizes come standard with a 3/4" black wood wall float mount.  If you are displaying prints outside or in a wet area mounts can be upgraded to to an aluminum wall float mount.

     

    All prints come with a Certificate of Authenticity signed by the artist that tells the backstory of the photograph.  This should be kept with the print, and transfered with the print if sold.

     

    Prints have a UV resistant coating. This makes them extremely durable and waterproof. They fair well outdoors, but will eventually fade with prolonged exposure to the sun.  

     

    The prints can be cleaned with water or a mild window cleaner and a soft cloth.  

     

     

     

     

  • For any undamaged product, simply return it with its included accessories and packaging along with the original receipt (or gift receipt) within 14 days of the date you receive the product, and we will exchange it or offer a refund based upon the original payment method. In addition, please note the following: (i) Products can be returned only in the country in which they were originally purchased; and (ii) the following products are not eligible for return: Acrylic prints are sold as is and non-returnable. 

     

    For damaged products please send pictures of the damaged print and packaging to jeff@orangediamonduwp.com within 3 business days so the print can be replaced.  You may need to bend the metal 90 degrees and email photographs of the bend to receive a new print.  Those photographs should also be sent to jeff@orangediamonduwp.com.  

     

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