The Galápagos Rift Expedition 2011 marks the debut of a new camera and lighting platform named “Seirios”.
We expect that the new and improved lighting system will markedly enhance our exploration capability. This image is from an ROV shakedown cruise off the coast of the Channel Islands, California in April 2011. Image courtesy of NOAA Okeanos Explorer Program.
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Galapagos Rift Expedition 2011: Mission Plan
Okeanos Explorer: Galapagos Rift Expedition 2011
NOAA ship Okeanos Explorer
NOAA Ocean Explorer Gallery