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Week 26 winner

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by Glenn Ian Villanueva

This is a photo of a fish in a jellyfish, hiding from predators. Taken in Anilao, Philippines during one of our blackwater di

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May Winner

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by Penn De Los Santos

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Glenn Ian Villanueva (2nd place)
Brenda De Vries (3rd place)
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries By Marteyne Van Well

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Up close with frogfish
Backlit orang-utan crab
Shrimp in bottle - different crop
Secretary blenny
Orange-spotted blenny
Orange-spotted blenny, Hypleurochilus springeri, poking its head out of its home
Seascape against the clouds
Seascape of a Wakatobi reef
A curious blenny peaking its head out of a hard coral
An unusual nudi on the move
Periclimenes imperator, known as the emperor shrimp, living commensally on a nudibranch
Doto greenamyeri
A sea star shrimp on a baby blue sea star
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editor's comments

Editor's Comment
the focus on this little critter is just in the right place
This manta ray, named 'Falafal', is one of the resident mantas at a cleaning station in the Laamu Atoll in the Maldives
A curious hawksbill
Up close and personal with a friendly green turtle (as seen through a Canon 8-15mm fisheye lens)
Red-Gilled Nembrotha (Nembrotha rutilans)
A curious green turtle taking a peak at the dome port
Two dancing sexy shrimps
A curious hawksbill turtle taking a look at the dome port
S t a n d i n g t a l l
Weedy Scorpionfish / Rhinopias frondosa
A bearded yellow goby
H A P P Y! A little porcelain crab on an unusual blue anemone
An orange sea star at Beatrice in Anilao, Philippines
Just lounging around.... Two coleman shrimp on a fire urchin
"I believe I can fly"
228 Entries Found: Page 1  of  9