Photo Exhibit

Waterworld: Nature Just Below the Surface

South Florida-based underwater nature photographer Ben Hicks presents photographs from his travels around the world. The exhibit is showcased at Manatee Lagoon – An FPL Eco-Discovery Center®, located at 6000 N. Flagler Dr., West Palm Beach.

About the Photographer:

Ben Hicks has journeyed across the Americas and ventured to exotic locales spanning the globe to compose a profoundly diverse collection of fine-art photography that truly captures the majestic beauty of the natural world. From enormous waves to exciting animal encounters, Ben uses his creative eye to share his admiration and respect for Mother Nature's creations with others.

Whether shooting tropical beachscapes in the South Pacific or the first few open water strides of a leatherback sea turtle hatchling, Ben's distinctive vision and approach to photography is sure to captivate viewers and serve as a testament to his enjoyment and love of nature.

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About the Exhibit:

Stroll through Manatee Lagoon's first-floor exhibit space and marvel at the striking photography captured by South Florida-based photographer Ben Hicks. The photo exhibit aims to teach visitors about the importance of conserving the world's oceans and follows key species, such as sea turtles, manatees and fish that serve as important indicators of the health of the world's marine and coastal ecosystems. 

Please note, Ben Hicks will be the featured speaker at the Nov. 3 offering of Manatee Lagoon's "Lectures at the Lagoon". To register for the lecture, click here.

Date: Through January 1, 2019
Time: During open hours
Cost: FREE