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Arborek, Raja Ampat.
By Filip Staes
posted (Last month)
26 votes

Eagle Rey
By Plamena Mileva
posted (last week)
24 votes

a playful cape fur seal
By Romain Barats
posted (This month)
19 votes

Posing
By Beate Seiler
posted (last week)
18 votes

Ray
By Pieter Firlefyn
posted (last week)
17 votes

in the seagrss meadows......
By Claudia Weber-Gebert
posted (Last month)
16 votes

Turtle in Palancar, Cozumel México
By Alejandro Topete
posted (This month)
16 votes

batfish: platax orbicularis juveniles
By Pieter Firlefyn
posted (Last month)
15 votes

Whaleshark and reflex, Isla contoy Mexico
By Alejandro Topete
posted (5 days ago)
13 votes

There's room for one more!!!
By Twila Grower
posted (Last month)
12 votes
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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
Swirl by Morgan Ashton
Swirl
6 Votes
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Under the residents island wharf, the fish gathered every... by Tony Ho
by: Tony Ho
Under the residents island wharf, the fish gathered every day.
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28 Votes
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Underwater ecosystem health, corals grow very well! by Tony Ho
by: Tony Ho
Underwater ecosystem health, corals grow very well!
10 Votes
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Dardanus calidus
Under the jetty from Korumar Bay. by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Dardanus calidus
Under the jetty from Korumar Bay.
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15 Votes
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Sometimes I find myself looking for the extraordinary when I am taken back by the simplistic. This image captures the latter in a small grouping of a barrel sponge, crinoids and anemone which collectively endow a variety of texture, shape and color.
11 Votes
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Sepia
11 Votes
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Raja Ampat Stonefish by Morgan Ashton
Raja Ampat Stonefish
12 Votes
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SAILED FISH. Butterfly Horozbina by Soner Orhan
SAILED FISH. Butterfly Horozbina
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16 Votes
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Messing around with rising bubbles and reflections
16 Votes
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Picture taken in the cold water of the Netherlands
10 Votes
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Stingray
15 Votes
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Turtle in Front taken with an Nikon aw130 by Carsten Schroeder
Turtle in Front taken with an Nikon aw130
12 Votes
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Glassy day by Joerg Blessing
Glassy day
8 Votes
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Mooray in garden
16 Votes
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Pyrosome
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, February 27, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Tyrrhenian Sea Italy
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Italy
view portfolio more shots by Marco Gargiulo
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the darkside of underwater world.

Zoanthid coral (fluo... by Mr Chai
by: Mr Chai
the darkside of underwater world.
Zoanthid coral (fluorescest)
Night dive sapi island sabah malaysia
shutter 10 F5.6 ISO800
seasea ys03 x2
Standard lens 55mm
Meikon T4I
10 Votes
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a young spermwhale very inquisitive and playful by Romain Barats
a young spermwhale very inquisitive and playful
16 Votes
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slands 7 in milan, 3 minutes to do stop when a group of v... by Tony Ho
by: Tony Ho
slands 7 in milan, 3 minutes to do stop when a group of very large sea Wolf appeared suddenly, I struggled to got this chapter photos back to the past.
12 Votes
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I've been developing a lighting technique, and I thought the mermaid statue at Sunset House would be a perfect subject to employ it. I'm pleased with the result 😀 No Photoshop.
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 23, 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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In depth
Location :Palau
Canon EOS-1D X Mark II
Canon ... by Yung Sen Wu
In depth
Location :Palau
Canon EOS-1D X Mark II
Canon EF 8-15mm F4 L Fisheye USM : F9, 1/125, ISO 400
SEACAM silver CANON EOS1D X Mark II
SEACAM SEAFLASH 150 DIGITAL*2
Howshot M50 Video Light 5000/Lumen
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 22, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Taiwan
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Taiwan
view portfolio more shots by Yung Sen Wu
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Focus
Location :Palau
Canon EOS-1D X Mark II
Canon EF ... by Yung Sen Wu
Focus
Location :Palau
Canon EOS-1D X Mark II
Canon EF EF 11-24mm F4L USM Lens: F11, 1/125, ISO 400
SEACAM silver CANON EOS1D X Mark II
SEACAM SEAFLASH 150 DIGITAL*2
Howshot M50 Video Light 5000/Lumen
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 21, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Taiwan
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Taiwan
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The Meeting- eye to eye by Peet J Van Eeden
The Meeting- eye to eye
14 Votes
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a sperwhale tail very close during a socialization time by Romain Barats
a sperwhale tail very close during a socialization time
14 Votes
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Colors
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24 Votes
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Forgotten
Location :Palau
Canon EOS-1D X Mark II
Canon... by Yung Sen Wu
Forgotten
Location :Palau
Canon EOS-1D X Mark II
Canon EF EF 11-24mm F4L USM Lens: F11, 1/125, ISO 400
SEACAM silver CANON EOS1D X Mark II
SEACAM SEAFLASH 150 DIGITAL*2
Howshot M50 Video Light 5000/Lumen
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, February 20, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Taiwan
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Taiwan
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Take me back
19 Votes
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Epibulous insidiator
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 15, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Egypt
view portfolio more shots by Athanassios Lazarides
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