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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

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

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

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

Flamingo tongue of Bonaire
By Beate Seiler
posted (last week)
13 votes

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

Purple Shrimp, Divi beach Bonaire
By Alejandro Topete
posted (last week)
7 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)
JOY RIDE
Coleman Shrimp by Ton Ghela
JOY RIDE
Coleman Shrimp
24 Votes
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Peacock worm (Sabella pavonina), Oosterschelde, Zeeland, The Netherlands.
12 Votes
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Tompot blenny (Parablennius gattorugine) - Picture taken ... by Gary Carpenter
Tompot blenny (Parablennius gattorugine) - Picture taken in Kenmare Bay, Ireland.
shortlistedShortlisted!
13 Votes
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Giant tun by Victor Micallef
Giant tun
13 Votes
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Picaboo by Martin Gombrii
Picaboo
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 20, 2017
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Tanzania
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Tanzania
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I love these beauties! So much colour!!
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 20, 2017
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indonesia
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Indonesia
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Actinia equina (Domates Anemonu) 
Canon 100D / 60mm ikel... by Ferhan Coskun
Actinia equina (Domates Anemonu)
Canon 100D / 60mm ikelite systems
Buyukada / İstanbul / Turkey
25 Votes
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Spotted Shrimp by Henley Spiers
Spotted Shrimp
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 19, 2017
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Saint Lucia
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Saint Lucia
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Pygmy Seahorse by Lorenzo Ballarin
Pygmy Seahorse
17 Votes
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Do you know my intimity? by Francesco Pacienza
Do you know my intimity?
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 17, 2017
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Italy
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Cheerleader by Raoul Caprez
Cheerleader
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 17, 2017
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Indonesia
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Common prawn (Palaemon serratus) - Picture taken in Kenma... by Gary Carpenter
Common prawn (Palaemon serratus) - Picture taken in Kenmare Bay, Ireland
12 Votes
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Candy Crab 
Romblon / Philippines 2017 by Mehmet Öztabak
Candy Crab
Romblon / Philippines 2017
11 Votes
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Orangesided Goby by Henley Spiers
Orangesided Goby
11 Votes
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One of the best things about diving is meeting new friends... especially when they come swimming up to you to tell you they have found something you might find cool.... I love the diving community xx
10 Votes
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Parablennius gattorugine
I'm gonna fly by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Parablennius gattorugine
I'm gonna fly
14 Votes
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Sea horse face by Niky Šímová
Sea horse face
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 12, 2017
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Croatia
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Croatia
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On a dive site of amazing huge subjects sometimes the tiny little things grab your attention..... beauty comes in small packages as well smile
17 Votes
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Spotted cleaner shrimp
Bonaire by Chris Spray
Spotted cleaner shrimp
Bonaire
13 Votes
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Arrow Crab in shadow, Veracruz Mexico
17 Votes
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Spinyhead Blenny by Henley Spiers
Spinyhead Blenny
19 Votes
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Arrow crab
25 Votes
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S N O O D 
White mantis shrimp (Stomatopoda) 
Lombok, I... by Irwin Ang
S N O O D
White mantis shrimp (Stomatopoda)
Lombok, Indonesia.
Taken by Olympus TG4
A.T.G 2300 Video Light courtesy of
FunDive UW Photo Equipment / 樂潛水中攝影器材
Noodilab Snood "Optical Light Condenser" courtesy of
Noodilab
14 Votes
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Watching the stars from another planet by Raoul Caprez
Watching the stars from another planet
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 10, 2017
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Mantis at the Skeleton Shrimp Party by Henley Spiers
Mantis at the Skeleton Shrimp Party
3 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 9, 2017
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bohol Sea Philippines
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Philippines
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S N O O D 
Whip Shrimp on Whip Coral (Pontonides uncigar... by Irwin Ang
S N O O D
Whip Shrimp on Whip Coral (Pontonides uncigar)
East Lombok, Indonesia.
Taken by Olympus TG4
A.T.G 2300 Video Light courtesy of
FunDive UW Photo Equipment / 樂潛水中攝影器材
Noodilab Snood "Optical Light Condenser" courtesy of
Noodilab
5 Votes
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snooted leptopsammia pruvoti (no crop)
3 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 7, 2017
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Aegean Sea Turkey
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Turkey
view portfolio more shots by Taner Atilgan
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