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Underwater Photo Contest | Macro - 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 in MID WATER not touching anything (i.e. between 1:1 and 1:3)
Ornate ghostpipefish.
Zamboanguita, Negros Oriental, Philippines.
Nikon D750, Nikkor 105mm, f/18, 1/125, Easydive Leo3 housing with 2 Ikelite strobes
The eye of a big pike. Taken in a freshwaterlake in the Netherlands.
This is a photo of a fish in a jellyfish, hiding from predators. Taken in Anilao, Philippines during one of our blackwater dives.
Inquisitive klip fishes
Sea Butterfly
Bonfire diving
Aguadilla Puerto Rico
A friendly warning from a honeycomb moray eel
Sergeant fish larva stage
Bonfire diving
Red sausage jelly
This is a photo of a Flutemouth Fish gliding along a buoy rope. Taken in Dauin North dive site, Negros Island, Philippines.
Larva spiny lobster riding a jellyfish
Bonfire diving
Aguadilla Puerto Rico
This is a photo of a clownfish, looking like he/she singing. Taken in Dauin, Negros Island, Philippines.
This is a photo of a puffer fish featured in the cute underwater documentary, "Puff". Taken in Dauin, Philippines
The Manicure
Durban Dancers cleaner shrimps at work
Look at my amazing coloured coat
The Cleaning Station
This is a photo of 2 file fish swimming along the grassy coastline of Basak, Zamboanguita, Philippines. This is one of the newly discovered muck diving area in the Philippines. Different types of frogfish and octopus are spotted in the area.
Arrow squid
Bonfire diving
papernautilus pteropod and isopod alltogether
Octopod hunting Mantis shrimp
Bonfire diving
Whitespotted filefish under a ledge
Anthias anthias portrait
'lumiere over you'
Upside down jelly
Drift fish in Salp
Ocellate damsel(Pomacentrus vaiuli)
Dragon. A polycheate found wriggling in the dark water during a bonfire dive in Anilao.
eye to eye.
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