We were exploring a rocky intertidal zone site near Carmel this morning when I looked down to see (or not see?) this sculpin with amazing camouflage colors. It looked just like the surrounding pink crustose coralline algae and the green Aggregating Sea Anemones (Anthopleura elegantissima).
I tried to get a view from the side. What beautiful fins!
Here's one even closer:
And you know me, I can't resist sculpin eyes: