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Underwater Photo Contest | Wide Angle - Close Focus

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shots taken with a WIDE ANGLE (or fisheye) lens having 1) a well defined close subject (usually strobe-lit) AND 2) a wide angle BACKGROUND with a second subject, usually a diver
A lionfish chases glassfish
Lost in the labyrinth of my mind
A bearded scorpionfish looks straight into my lens.
2 lionfishes were chasing glassfishes on the wreck of the Salem Express. When I saw they lined up against the sun, I took the photo.
School of bass in a boat wreck
The pufferfish looks out of its cave, thank God I had my camera handy
Sepiola in the estuary of the Eastern Scheldt, the Netherlands
Antiopella cristata - Nudibranch in the estuary of the Eastern Scheldt, the Netherlands
look at me
nude diver
red scorpio
simply the best
Broom Tail wrasse - cheilinus lunulatus
Wobbegong shark
anemon & clownfish
Sea horse in flowers
Sony a6600
Alien encounter 2
Night dive with octopus
Sony a6600
At the stable
An ordinary anemone looked like the sun at night in the light of an ultraviolet lamp!
Gymnothorax javanicus
Mauritius 2023
A monkfish, Bømlo, Norway
Resting turtle in Kontiki, Cebu, Philippines, using TG6 with 1 Sea&Sea YS-01 strobe.
Lion's mane during safety stop
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