Are you planning to head to the Lembeh Strait for your next diving holiday? Are you looking forward to the rare and unusual marine life which resides there? The Lembeh Strait is home to a host of critters which live on it's black sand slopes and are often found hiding in...
Calendar Competition 2019 – VOTING IS OPEN UNTIL JULY 27TH

Welcome to the critters@Lembeh Resort annual Calendar Competition! Vote for your favorite photos by “Liking” them.The calendar features underwater images taken by our local dive guides. Each year guides submit images to be judged by you. The 11 chosen images will be featured in next year’s calendar.Please “Like” the individual...
Winning Images and Juveniles

What makes a special underwater photograph really special? There are a number of factors to consider and all of them need to be present to transform an image from being good to being really great.Composition is key to creating a standout image - make sure all of the subject is...
Solar Powered Nudibranch – How Does That Work?

This month we are taking a closer look at nudibranch of the Lembeh Strait and one species in particular has caught our attention. Have you heard of the solar powered nudibranch? They are rare finds, extremely photogenic and we see them here in Lembeh. Phyllodesmium koehleri Photo by Agustian Peloa  But how does...
Hairy Frogfish Aren’t Hairy!

 This month we are focusing on frogfish and we know that every muck diver, underwater photographer and critter aficionado loves the hairy frogfish but did you know that they don’t actually have any hairs? This incredible critter is full of surprises! Check out these 10 intriguing hairy frogfish facts. How...