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by Jeffrey Lim

Ambon scorpionfish in Anilao

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Underwater Photo Contest | Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)

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Shots that have been digitally edited outside of the camera for creative reasons (not brightness/contrast etc.) in a program like PhotoShop
I L L U S I O N S
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LION
Lombok
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Creative lion fish photo. Love the composition and colors
"Ghost Pipe Cemetery" part of my Underwater Surrealism body of work. Image is referring to the name of the animal: The Ornate Ghost Pipefish
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Christmas in the SOlomons
"Spanish freediver", Dahab, Red sea.
Coral grouper
Harlequin Sweetlips(Juvenile)//Lembeh strait,Indonesia
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G H O S T
2 toned pygmy squid
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shaun the sheep in a different light
Bronze Medal Bronze Medal 2017

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"Starry Night" image is referencing the time you find these octopus and it's common name: The Starry Night Octopus
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The proof that the starry night octopus deserves its name. A unique image from the category "creative-manipulated"
pink back light seahorse
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"The Writer" part of my Underwater Surrealism body of work. This image is playing off the inking abilities of the squid. Squid release their ink in stressful situations, just like many people do the same with ink while writing in dairies.
T R I B A L
Tube anemone
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"Silk Road" part of my Underwater Surrealism body of work. This image is referring to the name of these animals: the Silky Shark
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Splish splash.. Mantafest- Yap!
Focus Stacking. 5 images shot with different focus distance blended into a single image. The originals have about 1 row of eggs in focus at this magnification (microscope mode on TG-5)
Hanging on - Crab (Inachus sp) on Snakelocks anemone (Anemonia viridis) - Original picture taken in Dunmanus Bay, Ireland.
"False Hunters" part of my Underwater Surrealism body of work. These are False Killer Whales and hunt together as a pod. This image is placing them as if they are hunting above the surface.
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Ray mouth
Free...
Freediving - STA
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"Coconut Octopus House" the coconut octopus often uses bottles and other pieces of trash as a home.
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"Manta Terrarium" part of my Underwater Surrealism body of work
Gold Medal Gold Medal 2017
Runner Up Monthly HotShots
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Very creative composition, where did you get flying mini mantas and how did you put them in there?
"At the Base of the Tree" part of my Underwater Surrealism body of work. Hairy Squat Lobsters are found at the base of giant sponges. This image is referencing that, but on trees.
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Living in the Spiral World/Tomato Anemonefish/Ishigaki, Okinawa,Japan, Canon 5D MarkIII, 100mm Lens,Sea&Sea housing,Inon Z240*2, F16,1/160,ISO200
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Loggerhead Turtle Sequence 15 shots into 1
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