22 Photos That Show Beauty Where Underwater Life Meets The Surface

Life between two worlds

Sometimes it’s easy to forget that 71% of our blue rock is water.

While life above the surface is filled with lush fields, rolling mountainscapes and rich forests, what lies beneath sea level is just as breathtaking. Take a look at these photos curated by Brightside, showing what life looks like above and below the water at the same time.

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(Photo by Michael Anderson via Flickr)

 

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(Photo by DPG)

 

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(Photo by Kjersti Busk Joergensen via Pinterest)

 

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(Photo by Steven Miller via Underwater Photography)

 

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(Photo by Allen Walker via Photo Destination)

 

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(Photo by Michael Anderson via Flickr)

 

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(Photo by GillyRoze via Reddit)

 

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(Photo by bigmeat via Reddit)

 

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(Photo by David Doubilet via National Geographic)

 

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(Photo by Tom Sutcliffe via tomsutcliffe.co.za)

 

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(Photo by Mehmet Salih Bilal via Underwater Photography)

 

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(Photo by Scoopwhoop)

 

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(Photo by David Doubilet via NY Times)

 

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(Photo by FabWeb)

 

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(Photo by Kelly Braoken via Underwater Photography Guide)

 

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(Photo by Andrey Narchuck via AndreyNarchuck.com)

 

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(Photo by Raoul Caprez via Mozaik UW Cameras)

 

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(Photo by ItsSnowingOutside via Reddit)

 

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(Photo by Raoul Caprez via Underwaterphotography)

 

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(Photo by David Doubilet via National Geographic)

 

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(Photo by DrTeNFeet via flickriver)

 

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(Photo by Pixgood)