Blue Maomao, New Zealand

Photograph by Brian Skerry, National Geographic

Brian Skerry has been a contributing photographer for National Geographic magazine since 1998. His new book, Ocean Soul, features spectacular images from a 30-year career in underwater photography. Browse a selection of his pictures in this gallery. Here, blue maomao swim above a bed of kelp in New Zealand.

(From the National Geographic book Ocean Soul by Brian Skerry)

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