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Underwater Photo Contest | Temperate Waters

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The annual awards are announced Sunday, February 1, 2015!

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Very challenging to get in the water with orcas in the wild, but we did get in the water after very bad weather start. This is how sea mammals should be; free in the wild!
By Ellen Cuylaerts
posted (4 days ago)
9 votes

Some sun at Lake Grevelingen, the Netherlands last weekend. Watertemperatur 5 degrees C
By John De Jong
posted (6 days ago)
6 votes

Rose Anemone
Salt Creek, WA, U.S.A.
By Tom Radio
posted (6 days ago)
6 votes

Red Lumpsucker
By Jeremy Axworthy
posted Thursday, January 29, 2015
5 votes

Anemone on Rietfontein reef in Hermanus
By Leon Van Zijl
posted (This month)
4 votes

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Seas with green water well north or south of tropical zones typically cold enough for drysuits!
Red Lumpsucker
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 29, 2015
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Very challenging to get in the water with orcas in the wild, but we did get in the water after very bad weather start. This is how sea mammals should be; free in the wild!
9 Votes
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date posted posted: (4 days ago)
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Norwegian Sea Norway
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Rose Anemone
Salt Creek, WA, U.S.A. by Tom Radio
Rose Anemone
Salt Creek, WA, U.S.A.
6 Votes
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date posted posted: (6 days ago)
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Some sun at Lake Grevelingen, the Netherlands last weeken... by John De Jong
Some sun at Lake Grevelingen, the Netherlands last weekend. Watertemperatur 5 degrees C
6 Votes
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date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Netherlands
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Anemone on Rietfontein reef in Hermanus by Leon Van Zijl
Anemone on Rietfontein reef in Hermanus
4 Votes
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date posted posted: (This month)
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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Sun and ice
12 Votes
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Best friends. Sea lions frolic together at Anacapa island... by Douglas Klug
Best friends. Sea lions frolic together at Anacapa island. Taken with a Canon T4i and 10-22mm zoom in Ikelite housing with dual ds51 strobes.
6 Votes
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First ice, paper thin-crystal clear, trying to capture it forming in a time-lapse
4 Votes
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Out Of The Light. This harbor seal bursts from the kelp c... by Douglas Klug
Out Of The Light. This harbor seal bursts from the kelp canopy in a burst of sunlight. Taken with a Canon T41 and 10-22mm zoom in Ikelite housing with dual DS51 strobes.
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17 Votes
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sun dance a mountian char in lake Grübl ,Austria by Michael Weberberger
sun dance a mountian char in lake Grübl ,Austria
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Well taken, perfect sun background.
17 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Austria
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Sitting at home
3 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 25, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Russia
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Ice over. Cover of Aquaculture magazine
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 17, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Landlocked Seas/Lakes United States
view portfolio more shots by Steven Miller
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OMG!  Too Cute! by Matthew Fischbach
OMG! Too Cute!
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Cute, not easy to catch, well done.
33 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 2, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Autumn moods
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23 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, October 31, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: North Sea Netherlands
view portfolio more shots by Uwe Schmolke
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Spider crab & diver
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 22, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Atlantic (European coastal) United Kingdom
view portfolio more shots by Paul Colley
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star
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, October 21, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Spain
view portfolio more shots by Oscar Miralpeix
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Dancing in the Breeze. This harbor seal glides effortless... by Douglas Klug
Dancing in the Breeze. This harbor seal glides effortlessly in a screaming current that has the kelp blown over sideways. Taken with Canon T4i in Ikelite housing with dual DS51 strobes and 10-22mm WA zoom.
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7 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 19, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific United States
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mediterranean colors
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 15, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Spain
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mediterranean
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 15, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Spain
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STB wreck. Saarenmaa. Estonia
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 12, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Baltic Sea Estonia
view portfolio more shots by Petteri Viljakainen
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Seal portrait
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19 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 5, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: North Sea United Kingdom
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A translucent Sculpin I found near the shore. 

Hood Ca... by Matt Jensen
A translucent Sculpin I found near the shore.
Hood Canal, Salish Sea, Washington
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 2, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Rockfish in Monterey
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 30, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific United States
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hammerhead (or bumphead) parrotfish caught by surprise...... by Enzo Quarenghi
hammerhead (or bumphead) parrotfish caught by surprise...
NEX 7, Nauticam Housing 18-35
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 14, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Red Sea Sudan
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On The HMCS Columbia
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 13, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific Canada
view portfolio more shots by Pat Gunderson
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Horde of steller sea lion plays with me and jellyfish.
B... by Andrey Narchuk
Horde of steller sea lion plays with me and jellyfish.
Between Kamchatka and Comander islands.
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20 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 27, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Barents Sea Russia
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A Tompot Blenny resides inside an empty shell - Selsey Li... by Nick Blake
A Tompot Blenny resides inside an empty shell - Selsey Lifeboat Station, UK
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19 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, August 25, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: English Channel United Kingdom
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