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Underwater Photo Contest Entries By Oktay Calisir

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The end of the day - Brother Islands!
By Oktay Calisir
posted Thursday, January 10, 2013
29 votes

Bodrum - Coast Guard Wreck
By Oktay Calisir
posted Thursday, March 21, 2013
28 votes

Descend into 'The Pit'.
By Oktay Calisir
posted Thursday, May 1, 2014
26 votes

Cave System - Nahoch Nah Chich | Tulum/Mexico. Taken with Olympus OMD EM1 in Nauticam Housing. Used extra lights to add contrast and color to the image.
By Oktay Calisir
posted Thursday, May 1, 2014
25 votes

Decompressing divers after a cave dive into the 'The Pit'...
By Oktay Calisir
posted Thursday, May 1, 2014
23 votes

Limestone Cave Restriction Color Reflections!
By Oktay Calisir
posted Saturday, May 3, 2014
23 votes

Emerald Green
By Oktay Calisir
posted Monday, May 5, 2014
22 votes

Jamaica - Negril / Just before the Night Dive
By Oktay Calisir
posted Thursday, March 21, 2013
21 votes

Crocodile Fish Eye
By Oktay Calisir
posted Friday, March 22, 2013
21 votes

Divers descending into 'The Pit' - Olympus OM-D EM-1, Panasonic 8mm f3.5 Fisheye.
By Oktay Calisir
posted Thursday, April 6, 2017
21 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries By Oktay Calisir

23 Entries Found
Longnose Needlefish hunting on a baitball of schooling fi... by Oktay Calisir
Longnose Needlefish hunting on a baitball of schooling fish / Olympus OM-D EM-1, Panasonic 7-14mm.
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, April 8, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Divers descending into 'The Pit' - Olympus OM-D EM-1, Pan... by Oktay Calisir
Divers descending into 'The Pit' - Olympus OM-D EM-1, Panasonic 8mm f3.5 Fisheye.
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21 Votes
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Divers decompressing after a cave dive in the Cenote 'The... by Oktay Calisir
Divers decompressing after a cave dive in the Cenote 'The Pit'...Olympus OM-D EM-1, Panasonic 8mm f3.5 Fisheye.
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18 Votes
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Pygmy Squid - Size = 6-8mm (No Crop)

Olympus OM-D EM-1... by Oktay Calisir
Pygmy Squid - Size = 6-8mm (No Crop)
Olympus OM-D EM-1 / 60mm f2.8 Macro, Nauticam CMC-2, 2x INON Z240.
19 Votes
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Pygmy Seahorse, Anilao Philippines, Olympus OM-D EM-1, Na... by Oktay Calisir
Pygmy Seahorse, Anilao Philippines, Olympus OM-D EM-1, Nauticam CMC-2, INON Z240's
14 Votes
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CFWA by Oktay Calisir
CFWA
9 Votes
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SEA SNAKE DESCENDING ON DIVER AFTER A BREATH OF AIR :) by Oktay Calisir
SEA SNAKE DESCENDING ON DIVER AFTER A BREATH OF AIR smile
7 Votes
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Boom Boom Dan along the reef :) by Oktay Calisir
Boom Boom Dan along the reef smile
8 Votes
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Hmmmm...! by Oktay Calisir
Hmmmm...!
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18 Votes
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Emerald Green by Oktay Calisir
Emerald Green
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22 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, May 5, 2014
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Limestone Cave Restriction Color Reflections! by Oktay Calisir
Limestone Cave Restriction Color Reflections!
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23 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 3, 2014
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Mexico
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Decompressing divers after a cave dive into the 'The Pit'... by Oktay Calisir
Decompressing divers after a cave dive into the 'The Pit'...
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 1, 2014
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Descend into 'The Pit'. by Oktay Calisir
Descend into 'The Pit'.
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26 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 1, 2014
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Mexico
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Cave System - Nahoch Nah Chich | Tulum/Mexico. Taken with... by Oktay Calisir
Cave System - Nahoch Nah Chich | Tulum/Mexico. Taken with Olympus OMD EM1 in Nauticam Housing. Used extra lights to add contrast and color to the image.
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25 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 1, 2014
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Mexico
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Crocodile Fish Eye
21 Votes
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Bodrum - Coast Guard Wreck
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one from the Med
28 Votes
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Jamaica - Negril / Just before the Night Dive
21 Votes
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Yellow Head Blenny - Sony NEX 7 with 50mm f1.8 + Extensions + Diopter.
14 Votes
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Red Night Shrimp - Cozumel Island / Sony NEX 7 + 50mm f1.8 Lens, Electronic Macro Extension, +3 Dry Diopter.
19 Votes
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Cenote "The Pit" - The Abyss...
20 Votes
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Silhouette of Cave Diver in Mexico - Cenotes
15 Votes
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Turtle and Divers!
20 Votes
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The end of the day - Brother Islands!
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29 Votes
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