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Underwater Photo Contest | Wide Angle - Close Focus (5)

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Stars in the Sand, Cozumel México
By Alejandro Topete
posted (This month)
23 votes

A B&W rendition of one of my favourite sardine run images taken off shore of the wild coast, Transkei, Port St. Johns, South Africa. The Cape Gannet is truly an amazing bird and has adapted to its ocean life like no other.
By Allen Walker
posted (This month)
16 votes


By Filip Staes
posted (Last month)
13 votes

Moray and Grouper
By Athanassios Lazarides
posted (This month)
13 votes

Sea star swimming
By Athanassios Lazarides
posted (This month)
13 votes

FREEDIVING
By Marjan Radovic
posted (Last month)
11 votes

David vs Goliath  - Sea-horse vs Octopus
By Athanassios Lazarides
posted (This month)
11 votes

Sea lion pup
By Leena Roy
posted (last week)
11 votes

Arch with Fhishes, Playa del Carmen México
By Alejandro Topete
posted (Last month)
10 votes

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Lombok
By Manbd Uidive
posted (This month)
10 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest | Wide Angle - Close Focus

4539 Entries Found: Page 5  of  169
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
Boo windows, Missool, Raja Ampat.
14 Votes
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Balistes capriscus by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Balistes capriscus
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13 Votes
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atlantic spadefish swimming 3/3 by David Sanchez Pachon
atlantic spadefish swimming 3/3
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 20, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Honduras
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Honduras
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atlantic spadefish swimming 2/3 by David Sanchez Pachon
atlantic spadefish swimming 2/3
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 19, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Honduras
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atlantic spadefish swimming 1/3 by David Sanchez Pachon
atlantic spadefish swimming 1/3
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 18, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Honduras
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Coral Trout. Raja Ampat. by Morgan Ashton
Coral Trout. Raja Ampat.
12 Votes
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~ I Know What You Did Last Summer ~
13 Votes
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Blue & orange
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 16, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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view portfolio more shots by Taner Atilgan
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Dramatic baby
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 14, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indonesia
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view portfolio more shots by Twila Grower view portfolio
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Sponges Three Different Ways! - 1 of 3
The same set of sponges, shot three different ways minutes apart.
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 11, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Cayman islands
view portfolio more shots by Susannah H. Snowden-Smith
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Sponges Three Different Ways! - 2 of 3
The same set of sponges, shot three different ways minutes apart.
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 11, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Sponges Three Different Ways! - 3 of 3
The same set of sponges, shot three different ways minutes apart.
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 11, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Octopus in the red sea
9 Votes
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tunicates in b&w by Claudia Weber-Gebert
tunicates in b&w
20 Votes
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Quiet at home.

I used my shaker to advice all the dive... by David Sanchez Pachon
Quiet at home.
I used my shaker to advice all the divers about the 2 nices banded shrimps in the barrel sponge, but no one paid attention to me! So a diver could be desirable, but I like the photo also as it is
3 Votes
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Loggerhead Biting the Dome
12 Votes
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Queen Angels in Paradise, Cozumel México
27 Votes
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Silky Shark at nigth, Isla Socorro México
20 Votes
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Spirographis in Cascais Ocean by Nuno Jorge
Spirographis in Cascais Ocean
11 Votes
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Moray Eel off of Roatan Honduras by Tammi Johnston
Moray Eel off of Roatan Honduras
11 Votes
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Bon appetit!
14 Votes
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Close up of Loggerhead Turtle
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31 Votes
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Archaelogical Roman Park underwater. by Francesco Pacienza
Archaelogical Roman Park underwater.
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8 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 15, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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Mantaray and Sky, Isla Socorro México
21 Votes
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Amphiprion ocellaris - "Clownfish with Anemone Homes"
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30 Votes
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Midnight Parrotfish by Brian Perry
Midnight Parrotfish
10 Votes
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Rhizostoma pulmo at deco stop, in a french mediterranean ... by Mathieu Foulquié
Rhizostoma pulmo at deco stop, in a french mediterranean MPA (Agde)
14 Votes
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