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Sunset  clear water  Tigers is a perfect way to close the day out. This Tiger Shark was photographed on a patch reef at Tiger Beach Bahamas.
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Fiery Nudibranch shot with shallow depth of field  blue and red lights
By Kate Jonker
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 Smokestack Silhouette    A diver is framed within the smokestack on the Kittiwake shipwreck.
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 Wave Riders 

Young seals playing inside the crest of a large swell breaking over the side of underwater ledge near seal island.
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Thru my eye
By Mario Robillard
posted Sunday, January 21, 2018

Underwater Photo Location: Wakatobi house reef

Underwater Photo Location: Wakatobi house reef

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We shore dived the house reef every morning before breakfast as one of the 5 dives each day. Lots of flatworms, nudibranch and other small stuff to see here. Beautifull corals with lots of small things to photograph.
Facts about Wakatobi house reef
  • It is in Indonesia
  • Wakatobi house reef is in the Banda Sea.
  • The typical depth is 0-20 Metres 0-60 Feet.
  • The typical visibility is 10-30 Metres 30-100 Feet.
Dive types
shore

Marine Life
smallcoral



by Larry Polster
Pigmy seahorse, Wakatobi, Nikon D-70 60mm lens, Ikelike strobes

by Dray Van Beeck
Mantis shrimp in wakatobi.

by Dray Van Beeck
Morays at wakatobi.

by Dray Van Beeck
Just a little push and we got more space dear.

by Larry Polster
More Nudis in Wakatobi, D70s

by Larry Polster
Wakatobi Indonesia, D70s,60mm, ISO200,f25,1/60

by Larry Polster
D70s, 60mm, twin D125 strobes

by Robin Wilson
Big eyes a sea fan and a diver

by Robin Wilson
Spine-cheek Anemonefish

by Beate Krebs
Good morning neighbor ! Taken at Wakatobi with double CLoseUp Lens an Canon S70

by Beate Krebs
Leaf scorpionfish , taken with canon S70 at Wakatobi

by Beate Krebs
Crocodile eye, taken at Wakatobi with Canon S70 and double CloseUp Lens

by Beate Krebs
Hypselodoris , taken at Wakatobi with Canon S70 and double CloseUp lens

by Beate Krebs
Phyllidiiae, taken at Wakatobi with Canon S70

by Beate Krebs
Very small Gobi on a softsoral, taken at Wakatobi with my Canon S70 and double CloseUp Lens

by Beate Krebs
Hello neighbor II, taken at Wakatobi with Canon S70 and Double ClosUp Lens

by Beate Krebs
Purple beauty, taken at Wakatobi with Canon S70

by Beate Krebs
Chromodoris, taken at Wakatobi with Canon S70

by Beate Krebs
"Mimik" - Flatworm , taken at Wakatobi with Canon S70

by Beate Krebs
Moray eel , taken at Wakatobi with Canon S70

by Beate Krebs
Fisheye, Close up of a Crocodilefish taken at Wakatobi with Canon S70 and CloseUp Lens

by Beate Krebs
Chromodoris coi on a slippery underground, taken at Wakatobi with Canon S70 and double CloseUp Lens

by Beate Krebs
Cup coral on a nightdive at Wakatobi House reef , with Canon S70

by Beate Krebs
Clownfrogfish taken at Wakatobi with Canon S70 and CloseUp Lens, it was such a small guy (3 inch) we found him on a night dive.

by Beate Krebs
Flabelina, taken at Wakatobi with Canon S70 and double CloseUp Lens

by Beate Krebs
Chromodoris taken at Wakatobi with Canon S70

by Beate Krebs
Gobi on a wire coral taken at WAKATOBI with Canon S70 an double ClosUp Lens

by Beate Krebs
Chromodoris taken at Wakatobi with Canon S70 and CloseUp Lens

by Beate Krebs
Feather star on a nightdive at Wakatobi , taken with Canon S70 and CloseUp Lens.

by Beate Krebs
Nudi-beauty , taken at Wakatobi with Canon S70 and CloseUp Lens

by Beate Krebs
Cuttlefish, taken at Wakatobi with Canon S70

by Beate Krebs
Closeup of a Seastar taken at Wakatobi

by Beate Krebs
Popcorn shrimp on a anemone, taken at Wakatobi with my Canon S70 and double CloseUp Lens

by Beate Krebs
The usual Wakatobi Morning. Just right before our "daily" early morning dive. The colors are just like you see on the photo.

by Beate Krebs
Cuttlefish taken at Wakatobi with my Canon S70 and Inon Strobe Z240

by Beate Krebs
Beautiful Seastar, taken at Wakatobi with my Canon S70 and CloseUp Lens

by Beate Krebs
Close Turtle, taken at Wakatobi with my Canon S70 and ClosUp Lens

by Beate Krebs
Trumpet fish taken at Walkatobi with Canon S70 and Inon strobe Z240

by Beate Krebs
The eye of a scorpion fish, taken at Wakatobi with Canon S70 and CloseUp Lens

by Beate Krebs
Puffer-Eye , taken at Wakatobi with Canon S70 and CloseUp Lens

by Beate Krebs
Mantis shrimp , taken at Wakatobi with Canon S70 and CloseUp Lens, Inon Z240

by Beate Krebs
Blue and yellow fuselier, taken at Wakatobi with Canon S70

by Beate Seiler
Orangutan crab on bubble coral, taken at Wakatobi with Canon S70 and double Close Up Lens

by Beate Seiler
Christmas tree worm in motion , taken at Wakatobi with Canon S70 and double ClosUp Lens .

by Beate Seiler
Slipper Lobster on a nightdive at Wakatobi, taken with canon S70 and Inon Z240

by Beate Seiler
Hermit crab on a night dive at Wakatobi House reef , taken with Conon S70 and CloseUp lens , Inon Z240

by Beate Seiler
Hypselodoris Bullockii , taken at Wakatobi with Canon S70 and INON UCL165

by Beate Seiler
Chromodoris willani taken at Wakatobi with Canon S70 and 2 X UCL165

by Rob De Vries
Crocodile fish in the seagrass.

by Beate Seiler
Anemone shrimp , taken at Wakatobi with Canon S70

by Beate Seiler
Christmas tree worm taken at Wakatobi with Canon S70

by Beate Seiler
Durban Hinge-beak Shrimp taken at Wakatobi with canon S70 and UCL 165

by Beate Seiler
Red sponge ,taken at Wakatobi with Canon S70 an Inon Z240

by Beate Seiler
Basketstar on a nightdive at Wakatobi taken with Canon S70

by Beate Seiler
Look closer ! Triplefin Blenny at Wakatobi , taken with Canan S70 and double UCL165

by Beate Seiler
Cuttlefish on the Hausereef of Wakatobi , taken with Canon S70

by Beate Seiler
Cuttlefish taken at Wakatobi with Canon S70 and Inon Strobe

by Beate Seiler
Turtle in black and white , taken at Wakatobi with Canon S70

by Beate Seiler
Coral shrimp, taken at Wakatobi with Canon S70 and double UCL165

by Beate Seiler
Sea Urgin , taken at Wakatobi with Canon S70 and UCL165

by Beate Seiler
The eye of a crocodile fish, taken at Wakatobi with Canaon S70 and UCL 165

by Beate Seiler
Slipper lobster taken on a night dive at Wakatobi , with Canon S70

by Beate Seiler
some kind of coral ? taken at Wakatobi with Canon S70

by Jean Wood
Pink on Pink. lovely tube worms, we've always called them Christmas tree worms Wakatobi

by Beate Seiler
Ready for the next dive ? Always prepared at Wakatobi !

by Beate Seiler
Porcelan crab , taken at wakatobi with Canon S70 and UCL165

by Jean Wood
Facelinidae Phyllodesmium longicirrum also known as a Solar-Powered Nudi Taken at about 50 feet on our last dive-Wakatobi - house reef

by Beate Seiler
Nudi on halameda , taken at Wakatobi with Canon S70 and UCL165

by Beate Seiler
Sea squirt , taken at Wakatobi with Canon S70 an UCL165

by Marchione Giacomo
Big fun Nikon D200;10,5mm;twin strobo Wakatobi 2010

by Roine Gabrielsson
House reef in Wakatobi, Indonesia

by Steven Miller
Minimum focus with Marco the super model

by Steven Miller
Taking turns

by Steven Miller
Singing clown

by Steven Miller
Full Sail

by Steven Miller
light, color, texture.. simple composition and static subject

by Steven Miller
Light, color, texture with static subject

by Steven Miller
Crocodile tears

by James Deverich
Sunset under the Jetty at Wakatobi. Golden rays came down 10minutes before the sun set.

by James Deverich
Risky Business / Dare devil cleaner wrasse doing a loop the loop through the mouth of a lion.(Well Lion sounds better than Goatfish!)

by Steven Miller
Carpet anemone scene

by Steven Miller
Crocodile fish do not fluoresce (that I have seen) this is Luminance lighting no photoshop

by Steven Miller
Glass Houses... prisoner or happy homeowner?
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