Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Updated: Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Water photographer Kelly Cestari takes his camera under the surface to offer a different perspective on Teahupo'o.
Colorful fish line the reef in Tahiti.
The judges' tower is reinforced with cement blocks and additional cables as backup in the event of significant swells.
A missed opportunity or narrow escape? Surfers paddle away from a broken wave at Teahupo'o.
The judges' tower is further secured in the reef with cement blocks.
The reef at Teahupo'o -- both beautiful and treacherous.
Fish come in a variety of shapes and colors in the tropical waters of Tahiti.
A surfer slows down in the barrel at Teahupo'o. The perspective shows just how close the reef is below the surface.
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