Ryan Gouin

Ryan Gouin

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The "sea angel", a swimming sea slug, is most beautiful of the deap sea animals he snapped -- not exactly a tough contest to be fair. Mostly transparent, the sea angel's internal organs appear to glow brightly in the image.

The "sea angel", a swimming sea slug, is most beautiful of the deep sea animals he snapped -- not exactly a tough contest to be fair. Mostly transparent, the sea angel's internal organs appear to glow brightly in the image.

Giant Octopus/Kraken On A Raging Sea Vintage by EraPrints on Etsy

If this isn't quite the ur-Kraken of illustration history, it's one of them, reproduced countless times when sea monster depictions are required. The source is Histoire naturelle, générale et parti.

Pacific Giant Octopus

Today's cephalopods - even the largest - are rarely much bigger than a human being. The largest existing specimens of this Pacific giant octopus species tend to weigh around