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Underwater Photo Contest | Macro - not swimming (8)

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Gobi on a seafather
By Beate Seiler
posted (Last month)
42 votes

Starfish
By Beate Seiler
posted (last week)
24 votes

JOY RIDE
Coleman Shrimp
By Ton Ghela
posted (Last month)
22 votes


By Beate Seiler
posted (last week)
22 votes

Just a smile/Blenny/Raja Ampat, Indonesia/Canon 5D MarkIII, 100mm macro Lens,Nauticam SMC,Sea&Sea housing,Inon Z240*2, F25,1/100,ISO160
By Yuping Chen
posted (Last month)
20 votes

Blenny/Lembeh strait,Indonesia, Canon 5D MarkIV, 100mm Lens,NauticamSmc,Sea&Sea housing,Inon Z240*2, F14,1/160,ISO200
By Yuping Chen
posted (Last month)
19 votes

This was taken with canon S120 with noodilab macro lens and retra snoot and fluor torch
By Ajiex Dharma
posted (last week)
18 votes

Sea pen polyp with color filter
By Taner Atilgan
posted (This month)
15 votes

Orang utan crab on a bubble coral
By Beate Seiler
posted (Last month)
14 votes

Small gobi
By Beate Seiler
posted (Last month)
14 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest | Macro - not swimming

18201 Entries Found: Page 8  of  675
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)
Orange Spotted Blenny
Hypleurochilus springeri
Bonaire NA
17 Votes
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The Dance Off
14 Votes
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Pygmy Seahorse, Seraya, Tulamben
16 Votes
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OMG...who did this
Acanthemblemaria Spinosa
Spineyhead blenny
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Very special shot! Love the expression on the face and the focus on the eggs
32 Votes
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A Blade Shrimp resting on a branch. 100mm macro by Marc Damant
A Blade Shrimp resting on a branch. 100mm macro
8 Votes
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Juvenile spiny tiger shrimp
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 28, 2017
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Kelvin H.y. Tan
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bobbit
Night time aliens
14 Votes
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A very cryptic shrimp on a whip coral by Fabrizio Torsani
A very cryptic shrimp on a whip coral
11 Votes
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Darkness
12 Votes
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tunicat by Eser Paşa
tunicat
11 Votes
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Decorated to the fullest
shortlistedShortlisted!
19 Votes
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Clownfish, Tulamben, Bali
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6 Votes
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Pedersen cleaner shrimp
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14 Votes
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"My Orange, Orange Home"
A little blenny peers out from its home in an orange sponge. These cuties usually live in coral, so this was an unusual find.
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12 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, June 25, 2017
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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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Crinoid shrimp, USS Liberty, Tulamben
13 Votes
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Into the blue....yellowface pikeblenny
Chaenopsis limbaughi
18 Votes
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Yellow Blenny
24 Votes
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Acyrtus artius Papillate Clngfish
Bonaire NA
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25 Votes
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The mask
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37 Votes
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Snooted blenny
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, June 22, 2017
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Spain
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Spain
view portfolio more shots by Taner Atilgan
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From Darkness
27 Votes
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Juvenile Lumpsucker, Zeeland, The Netherlands.
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30 Votes
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Parablennius gattorugine
JUST BROWN by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Parablennius gattorugine
JUST BROWN
22 Votes
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"Ghost shrimp" on bubble coral, Bengah Kecil, Komodo NP
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, June 17, 2017
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Flores Sea Indonesia
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Tobias Reitmayr
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FELTERING...
Porcelain Crab by Ton Ghela
FELTERING...
Porcelain Crab
16 Votes
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Spiderman from Değirmendere by Deniz Muzaffer Gökmen
Spiderman from Değirmendere
15 Votes
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Pike Blenny
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38 Votes
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