STK-ID 36585

Slow drift shot ahead towards small octopus on ocean floor. Shot of octopus moving sluggishly near pile of empty oyster shells on sea floor. Shot of scuba diver poking into crevice in rock. Shot of diver tugging at octopus now completely out of its den. Shot of two scuba divers floating past camera. Drift shot ahead past screw and rudder of diving tender towards diver swimming for underwater wire cage containing wolf eel and other marine life. Underwater shot of underside of diving tender, two divers appearing as they jump into water. Shot of divers swimming past camera.


Excerpt from
Octopus Hunt
Coast and Mountains region (British Columbia)
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Digital Video Disk, HDCAM SR
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080