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Barracuda !
By Claude Lespagne
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Octopus posing on a night dive under the jetty, Baa Atoll
By Joerg Blessing
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The Cleaning Station
By Peet J Van Eeden
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dancing in the storm
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Fish Portrait
By Iyad Suleyman
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8 votes

coral composition
By Claudia Nicolow
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Jungle meets Reef- The Passage
By Joerg Blessing
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7 votes

A beautiful Queen Angelfish in Cozumel.
By Norm Vexler
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Feather star
By Athanassios Lazarides
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Not a sea, but a hudge dive tank. Todi
By Eduard Bello
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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
Parrotfish seen in Freeport Bahamas May 2009. Photo taken with a Canon SD 550.
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 12, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Bahamas
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Bahamas
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Picture taken with a Canon G9. (La Paz - Mexico)
18 Votes
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Peep Show by Jun Lao
by: Jun Lao
Peep Show
19 Votes
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Stagelight ! by Tunc Yavuzdogan
Stagelight !
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Ahoy Captain.. by Jun Lao
by: Jun Lao
Ahoy Captain..
20 Votes
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Picture taken with a Canon G9.
15 Votes
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Juvenile Wolf Eel with soft coral in background. Photo ta... by Cal Romaneschi
Juvenile Wolf Eel with soft coral in background. Photo taken off the northern tip of Vancouver Island out of Port Hardy. Visibility in this area can get over 100 ft.
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Picture taken with a Canon G9 in Cozumel.
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Larry, Mo and Curly and their "guard fish" the Fairy Basslet
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Mike's Point .... by Tunc Yavuzdogan
Mike's Point ....
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The Arch by Erika Antoniazzo
The Arch
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23 Votes
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Spotted Eel in Kona Hawaii Canon G-9 by Scott Johnson
Spotted Eel in Kona Hawaii Canon G-9
45 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 5, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: United States
date posted Book a Dive Trip to United States
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Frogfish on the Salem Express. Canon G9, Ikelite DS51 str... by James Dawson
Frogfish on the Salem Express. Canon G9, Ikelite DS51 strobe, f2.8, 1/125sec, ISO80
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Platax (Bat-Fish) by Giorgio Puppi
Platax (Bat-Fish)
15 Votes
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napolion by Sven Ter Mul
napolion
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Deco. Saint-Florent bay, Corsica. Canon Ixy 900.
15 Votes
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A French madame taken on the Patti off Port Elizabeth Sou... by Anthony Wooldridge
A French madame taken on the Patti off Port Elizabeth South Africa. Sony W300 with Fantasea Nano
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So many of them lately.... by Bernard Maglana
So many of them lately....
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 27, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Mindanao Sea Philippines
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Shiny by Cenk Ceylanoglu
Shiny
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28 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 27, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Halmahera Sea Indonesia
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This image is of a Blackcap Basslet. This beautiful little fish normally are found at depths of 100' or more. This image was taken while diving in Cozumel. They can always be found there swimming upside down.
7 Votes
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Diver approaches the local octopus under the Busselton Jetty. Canon 20D 10-17 lens
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nice cold water shot Mick - it's always harder to shoot with gloves on!
15 Votes
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Giannis Wreck by Cem Gazivekili
Giannis Wreck
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 26, 2009
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 Cem Gazivekili
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Great dive in Cuban waters last year, Habana cigars and t... by Larry Polster
Great dive in Cuban waters last year, Habana cigars and their local rum made for a relaxing evening.
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date posted posted: Friday, September 25, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cuba
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Cuba
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"Super model" Giant cuttle fish by Cenk Ceylanoglu
"Super model" Giant cuttle fish
Silver Medal Silver Medal 2009

Final RoundThrough to 2009 awards final round judging

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Cenk is the CFWA king!
40 Votes
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Picture taken with a Canon G9 in Sipadan.
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murene by Sven Ter Mul
murene
15 Votes
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Picture taken with a Canon G9 in Cozumel.
13 Votes
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