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Squid Family, Veracruz Mexico
By Alejandro Topete
posted (This month)
25 votes

Mouth Brooding Cardinal Fish
By Wayne Jones
posted (Last month)
17 votes

Juvenile Ghost Pipe fish
By Beate Seiler
posted (This month)
17 votes

Juvenile Spotted Drum
By Beate Seiler
posted (last week)
16 votes

Underwater Spaceships
By Eduardo Arribada
posted (This month)
15 votes

Clownfish.
By Mehmet Salih Bilal
posted (Last month)
13 votes

Colorful Klipvis in its red Palmate fan hideout
By Peet J Van Eeden
posted (last week)
13 votes

Clown Fish. Canon 550D, 60mm macro lens. No strobe. Aese Island, Santo,Vvanuatu.
By Quentin Long
posted (This month)
12 votes

Razor Blade Fish
By George Touliatos
posted (This month)
10 votes

A black goby watching his eggs
By Rune Edvin Haldorsen
posted (last week)
10 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest | Macro - swimming

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Smaller subjects typically 1 to 3 inches (2.5 to 7.5cm) shot on macro settings or with macro equipment that are in MID WATER not touching anything (i.e. between 1:1 and 1:3)
I really love clownfish, especcially when they are in a n... by Robert Smits
I really love clownfish, especcially when they are in a nice-coloured anemone. Did you know that clownfish co-exist with the anomone? Other predators get stung by the anemone, except for the clownfish, they in turn, keep the anemone clean!
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Mating Mandarins by Henley Spiers
Mating Mandarins
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Juv. Cowfish
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Clownfish in green.
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date posted posted: (3 days ago)
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Celebes Sea Malaysia
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Yellow speck!!! by George Touliatos
Yellow speck!!!
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Colorful Klipvis in its red Palmate fan hideout
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A black goby watching his eggs by Rune Edvin Haldorsen
A black goby watching his eggs
10 Votes
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Everyone loves clownfish <3 I was able to spent nearly 10... by Ms Photography
Everyone loves clownfish <3 I was able to spent nearly 10 minutes with these curious guys until I finally managed to get the picture I wanted smile
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Juvenile Spotted Drum
16 Votes
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Black and Blue ! by Claude Lespagne
Black and Blue !
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date posted posted: (This month)
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Clown Fish. Canon 550D, 60mm macro lens. No strobe. Aese ... by Quentin Long
Clown Fish. Canon 550D, 60mm macro lens. No strobe. Aese Island, Santo,Vvanuatu.
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I have seen the Ghost pip fish before but the ones I have... by Hani Omar
I have seen the Ghost pip fish before but the ones I have seen in Bali come with different colors, very bright and not as shy as the ones in Maldives for example.
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Juvenile Ghost Pipe fish
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Always impressed with the way marine creatures can camouf... by Hani Omar
Always impressed with the way marine creatures can camouflage themselves
C A M O U F L A G E
Date Taken: 22-08-2018
Location: Tulamben - Bali
8 Votes
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l art de la flutte ! by Claude Lespagne
l art de la flutte !
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Underwater Spaceships by Eduardo Arribada
Underwater Spaceships
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Squid Family, Veracruz Mexico
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"Coy" - this little filefish was peeping out of his coral hideaway at me - trying to camouflage.
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Juvenile Cabrilla on the wall of Pucusana Island
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date posted posted: (This month)
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Peru
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Razor Blade Fish by George Touliatos
Razor Blade Fish
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Mouth Brooding Cardinal Fish
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Clownfish.
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13 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Celebes Sea Malaysia
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Juvenile High Hats by Henley Spiers
Juvenile High Hats
9 Votes
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Spaceships by Eduardo Arribada
Spaceships
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Alien - a Goninemus vertens from the North Sea. The jelly... by Rune Edvin Haldorsen
Alien - a Goninemus vertens from the North Sea. The jellyfish was introduced to Euope about 1900, probably imported with oysters for farming. In Norway, it was first observed near Oslo (about 1920). Luckilly low risk on other nature.
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I swim in my bathtub... by Gaetano Gargiulo
I swim in my bathtub...
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The ever changing colors of a cuttlefish due to their chromophobes
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