Photo & Video Log

This page contains photos and videos taken during the exploration of Davidson Seamount between May 17 – May 24, 2002. Click on any image to view a larger version and for additional information. If a picture of a movie camera camera icon is present, a QuickTime video can be viewed by clicking on the image. Before viewing any videos, you must first download the free QuickTime Player software. Other video formats are available on the linked pages.

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Video of Characterizing Davidson Seamount

camera icon May 23
Using rocks to charcterize Davidson Seamount.

 Getting closer to sperm whales

camera icon May 22
Getting closer to sperm whales.

Deep sea eel video

camera icon May 21
Deep sea eel video

Collecting a fish sample

camera icon May 20
Collecting a fish sample.

Briefing Video

camera icon May 17
Briefing Video
The science party's anticipation of the expedition.

 
 
 

Images

Contour map of Davidson Seamount and dive tracks

May 23
Contour map of Davidson Seamount and dive tracks.

Robotic arm collecting rock samples

May 23
Robotic arm of the ROV Tiburon collecting rock samples.

Comparing volcanic rocks to terrestrial rocks

May 23
Comparing volcanic rocks to terrestrial rocks.

 

Seeing through “bigeye” binoculars

May 22
Seeing through “bigeye” binoculars.

 
 
 

A cusk eel finding shelter under coral

May 21
A cusk eel finding shelter under coral.

The ROV Tiburon placing a fish trap

May 21
The ROV Tiburon placing a fish trap.

 
 

Sampling a sea star

May 20
Placing a sea star in a biobox.

Seawater wet lab aboard the Western Flyer

May 20
Seawater wet lab aboard the Western Flyer.

The robotic arm of the ROV Tiburon

May 20
The robotic arm of the ROV Tiburon.

 

A flytrap anemone

May 19
A flytrap anemone.

A molting sea spider

May 19
A molting sea spider.

Unidentified frogfish

May 19
Unidentified frogfish.

 


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