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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Visayan Sea

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"Large eyeballs and big teeth - The Giant Triggerfish (Balistoides viridescens)
Red Sea, Egypt
2 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 27, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Visayan Sea Philippines
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"Frogfish in brown" - the only time that I saw this colour variation
Moalboal, Cebu, Philippines
5 Votes
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date posted posted: (5 days ago)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Visayan Sea Philippines
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"Go away, this is my home!" - a Giant Frogfish in his sponge
9 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Visayan Sea Philippines
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Waterfall... by Jun V Lao
Waterfall...
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 25, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Visayan Sea Philippines
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Twister by Jun V Lao
Twister
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 22, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Visayan Sea Philippines
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sexy coral, sexy light by Jun V Lao
sexy coral, sexy light
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, November 21, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Visayan Sea Philippines
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light me up by Jun V Lao
light me up
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, November 21, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Visayan Sea Philippines
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Light Me Up by Jun V Lao
Light Me Up
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 17, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Visayan Sea Philippines
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the Invation by Jun V Lao
the Invation
12 Votes
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Chromodoris villanii by Francesco Pacienza
Chromodoris villanii
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 6, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Visayan Sea Italy
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Just take off - the Green Turtle finished the photoshooting
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 30, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Visayan Sea Philippines
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Sardine Net by Jye Loo
by: Jye Loo
Sardine Net
16 Votes
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Ghostpipe´s eye
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Very precise focus for such a small subject. You have to appreciate the patience required to capture such an image! The colors are great as well.
35 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 7, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Visayan Sea Philippines
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One against the crowd by Ludovic Galko-Rundgren
One against the crowd
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 29, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Visayan Sea Philippines
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Electric file clam in a cave shows her "electric" flashing light
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, July 25, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Visayan Sea Philippines
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a small cuttlefish of Malapascua by Kf Leong
a small cuttlefish of Malapascua
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 21, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Visayan Sea Philippines
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scorpionfish (lat.: Scorpaenidae)

NIKON D7000 in a Sea... by Thomas Bannenberg
scorpionfish (lat.: Scorpaenidae)
NIKON D7000 in a Seacam "Prelude" uw housing, @105mm
Settings: f11 1/60, ISO 100
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 21, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Visayan Sea Philippines
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Aquatic pattern
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 1, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Visayan Sea Philippines
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Threadfin hawkfish at Malapascua, Philippines. by Tommi Kokkola
Threadfin hawkfish at Malapascua, Philippines.
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24 Votes
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Skunk anemone fish and Sarasvati Anemone Shrimp on Anemon... by Tommi Kokkola
Skunk anemone fish and Sarasvati Anemone Shrimp on Anemone at Malapascua, Philippines.
12 Votes
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Tornado over the reef ;-) - a cloud of small engeneer gobys
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Cool Shape
42 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 18, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Visayan Sea Philippines
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Night cruise
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 11, 2014
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Visayan Sea Philippines
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Like "King Louie"
NIKON D7000 in a Seacam "Prelude" uw h... by Thomas Bannenberg
Like "King Louie"
NIKON D7000 in a Seacam "Prelude" uw housing, @105mm
Settings: f11 1/60, ISO 100
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, May 26, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Visayan Sea Philippines
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Action pure - a big tuna attacks a baitball of sardines
30 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 20, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Visayan Sea Philippines
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Sundown on the end of an amazing diving day in moalboal
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, April 5, 2014
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Visayan Sea Philippines
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Banded Seasnake on the way to the surface - I like the incredible elegance of this animals :-)
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10 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 30, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Visayan Sea Philippines
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yawning yellow frogfish
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32 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 25, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Visayan Sea Philippines
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