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Underwater Photo Contest | Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)

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Hungry Shark
By Henley Spiers
posted (last week)
11 votes

turtle and shark
By Marco Calvani
posted (last week)
11 votes

Enough already ... !

Big Eye Travely - Caranx sexfasciatus

Sail Rock, Thailand
By Stefan Follows
posted (last week)
9 votes

Open Ocean Hunt
By Henley Spiers
posted (Last month)
8 votes

Couchmans
By Marco Calvani
posted (Last month)
8 votes

This is Tornado, a shore fired of my son. Guess why he name the shark like this:-) The picture is part of the first underwater photography attempts of my 10 years old son.
By Svetoslav Dimitrov
posted (Last month)
7 votes

Potato bass looking at the camera
By Marco Calvani
posted (Last month)
7 votes

Coral reef an acropor with a flock of antias.
By Sergey Lisitsyn
posted (Last month)
7 votes

Looking up in Swallows Cave
By Kim Ramsay
posted (Last month)
7 votes

My blue lagoon
By Greg Fleurentin
posted (This month)
7 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest | Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)

5959 Entries Found: Page 1  of  221
shots taken using ambient light i.e. unlit by flash or continuous lighting like HID but filters on the lens are allowed if declared
This photo was taken while diving off the Pacific Cost of... by Kayla Ferguson
This photo was taken while diving off the Pacific Cost of Costa Rica. I swam right over the top of this octopus before my dive buddy called me back and I was able to briefly watch it swim over the rocks and snap a couple of photos.
0 Votes
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Snorkeler and Sperm Whale. taken under permit. by Arun Madisetti
Snorkeler and Sperm Whale. taken under permit.
5 Votes
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Potato bass 1 by Marco Calvani
Potato bass 1
2 Votes
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“Reef Life”  A snapshot of Varied life on a reef. Taken i... by Steve Dolan
“Reef Life” A snapshot of Varied life on a reef. Taken in St. Lucia with Olympus TG-4
2 Votes
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Marble ray. Three of a kind by Marco Calvani
Marble ray. Three of a kind
1 Votes
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Couchmans by Marco Calvani
Couchmans
2 Votes
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Oceanic Black Tip by Marco Calvani
Oceanic Black Tip
5 Votes
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turtle and shark by Marco Calvani
turtle and shark
11 Votes
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Yellow tale moving fast, shoot quickly by Marco Calvani
Yellow tale moving fast, shoot quickly
4 Votes
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Scorpionfish: picture was taken in Phil Foster State Park... by Kevin Lasagna
Scorpionfish: picture was taken in Phil Foster State Park under the iconic Blue Heron Bridge.
5 Votes
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Trio of whales rises form the deep (image under permit) by Arun Madisetti
Trio of whales rises form the deep (image under permit)
5 Votes
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“Sponge Colony” a healthy group of Yellow Tube Sponges at... by Steve Dolan
“Sponge Colony” a healthy group of Yellow Tube Sponges at Anse Cochon in St. Lucia. Taken with TG-4
3 Votes
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Caretta caretta swimming away by Marco Calvani
Caretta caretta swimming away
5 Votes
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“Kaleidoscopic”  Colorful Algae on the rocks in St. Thoma... by Steve Dolan
“Kaleidoscopic” Colorful Algae on the rocks in St. Thomas, and a bonus Trumpetfish. Taken with my TG-4
4 Votes
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Hungry Shark by Henley Spiers
Hungry Shark
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11 Votes
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Enough already ... !
Big Eye Travely - Caranx sexfasciatus
Sail Rock, Thailand
9 Votes
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Sperm Whale surfacing from the depths. Trailing tentacle ... by Arun Madisetti
Sperm Whale surfacing from the depths. Trailing tentacle from a squid hanging from its mouth. Image taken under permit
4 Votes
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“Serene Scene” clear water, bright sunshine, and tranquil... by Steve Dolan
“Serene Scene” clear water, bright sunshine, and tranquility while snorkeling in St. Thomas. Taken with Olympus TG-4
1 Votes
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Trio of Princess Parrots cruising a reef in St. Thomas. T... by Steve Dolan
Trio of Princess Parrots cruising a reef in St. Thomas. Taken with an Olympus TG-4
7 Votes
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“Friendly” Green Sea Turtle calmly swimming around me. Ta... by Steve Dolan
“Friendly” Green Sea Turtle calmly swimming around me. Taken with Olympus TG-4
0 Votes
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difficult editing with a lot of suspension...stunning animal by Marco Calvani
difficult editing with a lot of suspension...stunning animal
2 Votes
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My blue lagoon by Greg Fleurentin
My blue lagoon
7 Votes
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This nudi has been taken with an iPhone 4s and no strobe.... by Marco Calvani
This nudi has been taken with an iPhone 4s and no strobe. Edited with Photoshop obviously
5 Votes
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Couchmans by Marco Calvani
Couchmans
8 Votes
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Open Ocean Hunt by Henley Spiers
Open Ocean Hunt
8 Votes
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Looking up in Swallows Cave by Kim Ramsay
Looking up in Swallows Cave
7 Votes
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it was a beautiful day and an even more beautiful dive! I... by Sophia Montemayor
it was a beautiful day and an even more beautiful dive! I took this shot just a meter below the surface while waiting for the rest of our group... when you see something so full of life and color you just have to take a photo. this is the result.
2 Votes
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5959 Entries Found: Page 1  of  221