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

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Swimming on the ancient roman street, Via Erculeanea. Baia
By Marco Gargiulo
posted (This month)
19 votes

Fragment
By Marco Gargiulo
posted (This month)
16 votes

Mankind tirelessly is working to preserve it, however, one piece at the time Poseidon is tearing it apart and after almost 2000 years only few parts remain intact and shine in their real colors once they have been freed from the sand...
By Gaetano Gargiulo
posted (This month)
8 votes


By Ellen Cuylaerts
posted (This month)
8 votes

zralok
By Radim Fort
posted (This month)
8 votes


By Gaetano Gargiulo
posted (This month)
8 votes

Round dance.
By Sergey Lisitsyn
posted (This month)
8 votes

i know they're becoming overdone, but its what i do for a living not bucket list. taken as usual under permit
By Arun Madisetti
posted (last week)
8 votes

Hammerhead Shark curving overhead in Bimini
By Ken Kiefer
posted (3 days ago)
8 votes

Done! Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso800-f3.5-1/60-Lightroom
By Stefan Follows
posted (This month)
7 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest | Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)

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shots taken using ambient light i.e. unlit by flash or continuous lighting like HID but filters on the lens are allowed if declared
These are two adult males Manny and Montana (at least in their 20s). Males form alliances with one another that can last a life time (dolphin best-friends)
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date posted posted: 11:37 CST Today (2 hours ago)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Bahamas
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The rock by Pietro Cremone
The rock
2 Votes
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Sleeping giants. Pod of sleeping Sperm whale, taken under... by Arun Madisetti
Sleeping giants. Pod of sleeping Sperm whale, taken under permit.
5 Votes
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Spotted Dolphin mother and baby enjoying the pristine waters in Bimini
7 Votes
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date posted posted: (2 days ago)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Bahamas
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Hammerhead Shark curving overhead in Bimini
8 Votes
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Turtle in Balicasag,Philippines by Niko Torvinen
Turtle in Balicasag,Philippines
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Balicasag, Cebu, Philippines. Original photo. by Niko Torvinen
Balicasag, Cebu, Philippines. Original photo.
5 Votes
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visite d'une famille de dauphin en fin de plongéé, magique! by Philippe Tonacini
visite d'une famille de dauphin en fin de plongéé, magique!
6 Votes
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i know they're becoming overdone, but its what i do for a... by Arun Madisetti
i know they're becoming overdone, but its what i do for a living not bucket list. taken as usual under permit
8 Votes
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(Na na na na na na na na na na na na na na na na) Batmaaa... by Stefan Follows
(Na na na na na na na na na na na na na na na na) Batmaaaaaan! Longfin Batfish - Platax teira. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso200-f13-1/60
7 Votes
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(Na na na na na na na na na na na na na na na na) Batmaaaaaan! Longfin Batfish - Platax teira. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso200-f13-1/60
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(Na na na na na na na na na na na na na na na na) Batmaaaaaan! Longfin Batfish - Platax teira. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso200-f13-1/60
Round dance.
8 Votes
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date posted posted: (This month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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"Into the dome" I was attempting something new during the... by Gaetano Gargiulo
"Into the dome" I was attempting something new during the dive at the sunken city of Baia
8 Votes
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Fragment
16 Votes
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date posted posted: (This month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Tyrrhenian Sea Italy
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zralok by Radim Fort
zralok
8 Votes
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Done! Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso800-f3.5-1... by Stefan Follows
Done! Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso800-f3.5-1/60-Lightroom
7 Votes
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wundi Cave at Biak Papua by Wawan Mangile
wundi Cave at Biak Papua
3 Votes
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"A dream doesn't become reality through magic; it takes sweat, determination and hard work." Colin Powell
8 Votes
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Swimming on the ancient roman street, Via Erculeanea. Baia
19 Votes
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date posted posted: (This month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Tyrrhenian Sea Italy
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"What Dreams May Come."
6 Votes
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Mankind tirelessly is working to preserve it, however, on... by Gaetano Gargiulo
Mankind tirelessly is working to preserve it, however, one piece at the time Poseidon is tearing it apart and after almost 2000 years only few parts remain intact and shine in their real colors once they have been freed from the sand...
8 Votes
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'Connection'
A manatee approaches in Crystal River, Florida.
6 Votes
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A very friendly and curious Sea Lion approaches me near the surface while diving in the Coronado Islands.
5 Votes
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The tidal pool by Peet J Van Eeden
The tidal pool
5 Votes
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date posted posted: (This month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: South Africa
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'So Nice To Meet You'
A very curious manatee approaches my 17-year old son. My son has autism, but loves the water and being around marine animals. He is very gentle with the animals, and never tries to grab them. I think they sense his kindness.
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11 Votes
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Greencave / Croatia
13 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Croatia
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