Ron Lucas

Ron Lucas, an adopted Bermudian, first learnt to dive in 1996. Underwater photography soon became a passion.

In 2008 "Bermuda Reef Portraits" was published by Bermuda Zoological Society (BZS) which is the registered charity that supports the Bermuda Aquarium, Museum & Zoo. Ron donated some 120 of his best pictures and wrote the majority of the text. This is Bermuda's first comprehensive photo book of common underwater reef creatures. It serves as an introductory ID reference to Bermuda's reef life for both divers and snorkelers.

In 2012 BZS published "Bermuda Reef Life HD" an app for iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch and in May 2014 Android devices. The iOS version added a Corals Section and Reef ID thumbnails in 2018.The approx. 260 photos (Android) 300 (iOS) and text were donated by Ron.

Ron donates photographs to BZS for educational purposes and to REEF. He also supplies images to Corporate Bermuda.

Ron has expanded his image collection to include various Caribbean Islands, Belize, Bonaire, The Great Barrier Reef, Kona, Galapagos, Indonesia and Philippines. He has self published several photo print books/e-books which are available at cost on

Ron has been privileged to have one of his images chosen for a silver coin celebrating the 40th anniversary of the Bermuda Turtle Project. In 2015 five of his images featured on a Bermuda Reef Fish commemorative first day cover and stamps issue. In 2018 two of his turtle images were featured on a first day cover and commemorative stamp issue to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Bermuda Turtle Project.

Enjoy these images and do not hesitate to email him at for further information. Please note the " Copyright Ron Lucas, Bermuda" watermark does not appear on prints.