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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)
Rhinopias: Loloata Island, PNG: Housed Nikon F, 55mm Auto Micro Nikkor
Crocodile fish eye, shot while he rested on the sand @ 24m in mozambique
Ghost pipefish, Loloata Island, PNG: Housed Nikon F, 55 Auto Micro Nikkor
Lionfish, Loloata Island, PNG. Housed Nikon F, Auto micro Nikkor 55mm lens
Puffer on wall - Marianas
Nudibranch, taken on a shallow reef of the Kwajalein Lagoon, Republic of the Marshall Islands.
Yellowmargin Moray - Northern Mariana Islands
Eastern skunk anemone fish, Anilao Batangas Philippines, Oly C3000Z with casing using internal flash
Whitemouth Moray- Saipan
"Twins" Patience, waiting and slowing down the breathing is what it took to get these guys to perform. Taken in Bonaire 2002
A Soldier's Helmet, Bayahibe, Dominican Republic, Nikon Coolpix 5000, Aquatica housing, Nikonos SB105 strobe
Trumpet, taken on the wreck of the City of Washington, Key Largo, Florida
Habit Curacao - House Reef Nikonos V w/ 1:2 extension tube
Last shot for a Hole In One
Black Sea shrimp "Palaemon elegance", Nikonos V, 28mm, macro 1:2
Bonaire - Seahorse
Red Sea Egypt - Keizersvis
Egypt Red Sea - Koraalduivel
Clark's Clownfish. Similan Islands, Thailand. Fuji S1 Pro in Ikelite housing, with Ikelite SS-50 strobe and Nikon 60mm macro lens
Black Sea Blenny. Nikonos V 28 mm lens, macro 1:2
White Mouth Moray Eel taken at Ulua Beach, Maui.
Portrait of a sleeping fish at night. Nikonos V 35 mm with close- up outfit.
Dog fish on a night dive Argarten Reef Scotland Using a MM2EX & YS60 Strobe
A Nice Butter Fish - Loch Long- Scotland - MM2EX YS60 Strobe and macro lens
Parrot fish face, night dive at Similan Island , Thailand. Sony Cybershot P5 no flash, lit with hand held Kowalski dimmer diving light .
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