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Sailfin signal blenny (Emblemaria piratica), La Paz, Mexico.
By Filip Staes
posted (Last month)
21 votes

Flowers of the sea
By Beate Seiler
posted (Last month)
21 votes

Shrimp and purple dream
By Beate Seiler
posted (Last month)
15 votes

Spotted cleaner shrimp
By Beate Seiler
posted (last week)
14 votes

Dragon shrimp with snooted backlit.
By Mehmet Salih Bilal
posted (This month)
13 votes

Shanny (Lipophrys pholis) - Picture taken in Kenmare Bay, Ireland.
By Gary Carpenter
posted (Last month)
11 votes

Flamingo tongue of Bonaire
By Beate Seiler
posted (5 days ago)
9 votes

I was lucky enough to capture a juvenile devil fire fish and a juvenile scorpion fish on one image! I can tell you it was not easy!
By Allen Walker
posted (Last month)
8 votes

Tripterygion melanurus
By Cumhur Gedikoglu
posted (last week)
8 votes

Purple Shrimp, Divi beach Bonaire
By Alejandro Topete
posted (last week)
6 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest | Macro - not swimming

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Smaller subjects typically 1 to 3 inches (2.5 to 7.5cm) shot on macro settings or with macro equipment that are NOT MOVING usually on the bottom (i.e. between 1:1 and 1:3)
Aren't they cute?
Pseudechidna brummeri sp.
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 29, 2017
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Philippines
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Pipefish Bokeh by Henley Spiers
Pipefish Bokeh
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 29, 2017
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Visayan Sea Philippines
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Hippocampus guttulatus
Speckled Seahorse by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Hippocampus guttulatus
Speckled Seahorse
13 Votes
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Porcelein crab filter feeding.
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 21, 2017
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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seahorses - together forever by Gianluca Sometti
seahorses - together forever
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17 Votes
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My first pygmy seahorse. I would have loved to have him/her looking toward the camera - but I'm just happy he/she is in focus and I didn't cut off any body parts. These critters are much tinier and harder to see than I expected.
9 Votes
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Imperial shrimp on nightdive, Renggis Island, Tioman Island
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 20, 2017
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: South China Sea Malaysia
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Malaysia
view portfolio more shots by Tobias Reitmayr
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Mating polyclad flatworms. Photographed at San Nicolas dive site, San Carlos, Sonora, Mexico. Canon EOS 70-D with 60 mm macro lens.
3 Votes
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Lying in ambush (Cymbacephalus beauforti)
11 Votes
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Gesticulated

Mantis Shrimp - Lysiosquilla sp.

Padag... by Stefan Follows
Gesticulated
Mantis Shrimp - Lysiosquilla sp.
Padagbai, Bali, Indonesia
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 20, 2017
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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Bobtail Squid
11 Votes
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Hairy squat lobster
10 Votes
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dancing in the spotlight by Lars Oliver Michaelis
dancing in the spotlight
16 Votes
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S N O O T 
Harlequin shrimp (Hymenocera picta)
Tulamben... by Irwin Ang
S N O O T
Harlequin shrimp (Hymenocera picta)
Tulamben, Indonesia.
9 Votes
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little craby by David Ferreira
little craby
6 Votes
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FEEDING
Spheredivers Mabul by Manbd Uidive
FEEDING
Spheredivers Mabul
8 Votes
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Rising to the stars
7 Votes
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Diadema reproduction.
7 Votes
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Soft coral porcelain crab by Gianluca Sometti
Soft coral porcelain crab
17 Votes
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"I see you (and you!)"
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 14, 2017
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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view portfolio more shots by Leslie Howell
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Anemone shrimp - Nikon D810
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 14, 2017
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Neomundi olivarae squat lobster guarding its lair. 
Snoo... by Ludovic Galko-Rundgren
Neomundi olivarae squat lobster guarding its lair.
Snooted with retra UWT.
7 Votes
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Snooted seapen polyps w/blue filter
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22 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 14, 2017
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Sea of Marmara Turkey
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Turkey
view portfolio more shots by Taner Atilgan
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Arrow Crab
Selective Colouring Edit
Camera: TG4 by Derrick Laszlo
Arrow Crab
Selective Colouring Edit
Camera: TG4
6 Votes
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Hello Bobbit
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 13, 2017
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indonesia
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Q U A C K 
Donald Duck Shrimp (Leander plumosus)
Tulamb... by Irwin Ang
Q U A C K
Donald Duck Shrimp (Leander plumosus)
Tulamben, Indonesia.
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A.T.G Macro +10 courtesy of
FunDive UW Photo Equipment / 樂潛水中攝影器材
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11 Votes
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Shrimp with Eggs
Komodo - Grand Komodo by Manbd Uidive
Shrimp with Eggs
Komodo - Grand Komodo
6 Votes
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