This one thought the sand beside my red wading shoe made a good hiding place; he stayed there for a long time, until I got tired of not moving.
|Zoomed in, with contrast slightly increased. The red serves as a handy distraction.|
Each of these sculpins is slightly different from his neighbour, so I can't generalize, but I found it interesting that the eyes are so inconspicuous. Instead, the round, dark spots surrounded by a lighter circle at the root of his side fins look like eyes, which gives the impression of a much larger fish.