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The curious seal were twisting right in front of my camera.
By Dmitry Starostenkov
posted (last week)
13 votes

Dancer in the blue! A small fried egg jelly in the shallows swims thru the clear summer shallows!
By Marc Damant
posted (Last month)
11 votes

All a Glow! The luminescence of a Cup Coral! With darkness beyond and the right light these tiny creatures can be stunning! Canon 100mm macro with +5 diopter in an Aquatica housing with twin Sea and Sea 110a strobes.
By Marc Damant
posted (Last month)
11 votes

Perfectly poised trio.  California sea lions frolic in the blue water at the Channel Islands.  Shot with Canon 10-22mm zoom in Ikelite Housing using dual DS51 strobes.
By Douglas Klug
posted (Last month)
10 votes

Decorated for War! A Decorated Warbonnet hunting in the night pauses while a Broke Back Shrimp crawls on its back!
By Marc Damant
posted (Last month)
10 votes

A bright jewel in the deep! A diver floats thru the cold emerald seas looking far down onto the beauty of the deep!
By Marc Damant
posted (Last month)
9 votes

Delicate as a fan! Posing for a mate this uniquely colored Sailfin Sculpin was all spread out like a fine Japanese fan.
By Marc Damant
posted (Last month)
9 votes

An Eye on you! The spectacular morphing, colour changing and intelligent eye of a Giant Pacific Octopus. This medium sized specimen (8-10 tip to arm tip) was out hunting and allowed us to sneak in with 100 macro and +10 diopter!
By Marc Damant
posted (Last month)
8 votes

Juvenile Octopus in Hermanus South Africa
By Leon Van Zijl
posted (Last month)
7 votes

Alien in Red and Gold! With a prawn on the hunt in the nite the refraction and light coming off them from side and front lighting is amazing!
By Marc Damant
posted (Last month)
6 votes
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Seas with green water well north or south of tropical zones typically cold enough for drysuits!
This guy was actually hooked by a fisherman. I didnt see ... by Jonny Haugstad
This guy was actually hooked by a fisherman. I didnt see that before i looked at the shot afterwards. Slightly cropped.
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date posted posted: (5 days ago)
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Philippines
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First cuttlefish for the year on a ripping current wall d... by Haydn Salvas
First cuttlefish for the year on a ripping current wall dive. Putting this into the temperate water section as it was shot in Melbourne, Australia. Temperate can be full of colour too!
3 Votes
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date posted posted: (5 days ago)
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Australia
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The curious seal were twisting right in front of my camera.
13 Votes
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date posted posted: (last week)
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Russia
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Alien in Red and Gold! With a prawn on the hunt in the ni... by Marc Damant
Alien in Red and Gold! With a prawn on the hunt in the nite the refraction and light coming off them from side and front lighting is amazing!
6 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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Decorated for War! A Decorated Warbonnet hunting in the n... by Marc Damant
Decorated for War! A Decorated Warbonnet hunting in the night pauses while a Broke Back Shrimp crawls on its back!
10 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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Perfectly poised trio.  California sea lions frolic in th... by Douglas Klug
Perfectly poised trio. California sea lions frolic in the blue water at the Channel Islands. Shot with Canon 10-22mm zoom in Ikelite Housing using dual DS51 strobes.
10 Votes
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An Eye on you! The spectacular morphing, colour changing ... by Marc Damant
An Eye on you! The spectacular morphing, colour changing and intelligent eye of a Giant Pacific Octopus. This medium sized specimen (8-10 tip to arm tip) was out hunting and allowed us to sneak in with 100 macro and +10 diopter!
8 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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Delicate as a fan! Posing for a mate this uniquely colore... by Marc Damant
Delicate as a fan! Posing for a mate this uniquely colored Sailfin Sculpin was all spread out like a fine Japanese fan.
9 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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Juvenile Octopus in Hermanus South Africa by Leon Van Zijl
Juvenile Octopus in Hermanus South Africa
7 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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All a Glow! The luminescence of a Cup Coral! With darknes... by Marc Damant
All a Glow! The luminescence of a Cup Coral! With darkness beyond and the right light these tiny creatures can be stunning! Canon 100mm macro with +5 diopter in an Aquatica housing with twin Sea and Sea 110a strobes.
11 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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A bright jewel in the deep! A diver floats thru the cold ... by Marc Damant
A bright jewel in the deep! A diver floats thru the cold emerald seas looking far down onto the beauty of the deep!
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9 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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Dancer in the blue! A small fried egg jelly in the shallo... by Marc Damant
Dancer in the blue! A small fried egg jelly in the shallows swims thru the clear summer shallows!
11 Votes
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Transient concealment- A giant pacific octopus (Enterocto... by Lindsey Damazo
Transient concealment- A giant pacific octopus (Enteroctopus dofleini) moves across the bottom through loose fronds of kelp. Puget Sound, Washington
9 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: United States
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Red Lumpsucker

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Excellent POV! Good lighting showing the interesting texture on this Lumpsucker.
22 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!
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 25, 2015
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.
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, January 23, 2015
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 posted: Friday, January 23, 2015
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: Tuesday, January 6, 2015
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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Sun and ice
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14 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 31, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Landlocked Seas/Lakes United States
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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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date posted posted: Sunday, December 28, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific United States
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First ice, paper thin-crystal clear, trying to capture it forming in a time-lapse
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 28, 2014
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date posted location: Landlocked Seas/Lakes United States
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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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19 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, December 26, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific United States
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sun dance a mountian char in lake Grübl ,Austria /Hi my n... by Michael Weberberger
sun dance a mountian char in lake Grübl ,Austria /Hi my name is Michael Weberberger I'm from Austria and have been photographing for 4 years with a DSLR and my hobby became a passion, I love diving with sharks but unfortunately there is no in Austria
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Well taken, perfect sun background.
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, December 22, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Austria
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Sitting at home
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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
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OMG!  Too Cute! by Matthew Fischbach
OMG! Too Cute!

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Cute, not easy to catch, well done.
34 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
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