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Underwater Photo Contest Entries By Marcel Waldis

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I found this little Frogfish ( about 3mm big) on the House reef in Bohol. i was waiting for a bigger Frogfish to move in a good position to take a picture of it and then i spotted this little one. Olympus OMD EM 1 with 60mm f 2.8 , Nauticam CMC 1
By Marcel Waldis
posted Sunday, August 30, 2015
19 votes

Oceanic White Tip Shark at Elphinstone
By Marcel Waldis
posted Wednesday, December 2, 2015
13 votes

Triggerfish
By Marcel Waldis
posted Friday, March 4, 2016
13 votes

I had the picture long in the head, now I could finally implement it in the beautiful valle verzasca. Ticino. switzerland
By Marcel Waldis
posted Monday, July 17, 2017
13 votes

Caddisflies ,(Trichoptera) Also called sedge-flies or rail-flies.Caddisflies have aquatic larvae and are found in a wide variety of habitats such as streams, rivers, lakes, ponds, spring seeps and temporary waters. Source Wikipedia.
By Marcel Waldis
posted Saturday, April 29, 2017
12 votes

AHHHHHHH
By Marcel Waldis
posted Saturday, April 16, 2016
11 votes

Goby on Whip Coral (Whip Coral Dwarf Goby)
This little Gobi always turned away,i spend about 20-30 min. to get it face to face but at the end i just gave up and thought let's do it from behind....;)
Olympus OMD EM 1 and 60mm f 2.8
By Marcel Waldis
posted Monday, August 31, 2015
10 votes

This Little Shrimp was hard to shoot i almost give up because i could not get the Eyes in Focus the other big deal was to get the strobe in the right position because the Shrimp where hiding in a small Crack.
By Marcel Waldis
posted Friday, April 8, 2016
10 votes

Kiss Me
By Marcel Waldis
posted Tuesday, April 19, 2016
10 votes

Toad ( Erdkröte) Bufo bufo
By Marcel Waldis
posted Wednesday, April 20, 2016
9 votes
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I had the picture long in the head, now I could finally i... by Marcel Waldis
I had the picture long in the head, now I could finally implement it in the beautiful valle verzasca. Ticino. switzerland
13 Votes
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Caddisflies ,(Trichoptera) Also called sedge-flies or rai... by Marcel Waldis
Caddisflies ,(Trichoptera) Also called sedge-flies or rail-flies.Caddisflies have aquatic larvae and are found in a wide variety of habitats such as streams, rivers, lakes, ponds, spring seeps and temporary waters. Source Wikipedia.
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, April 29, 2017
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Switzerland
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I never let you go Again :)
EM 1 Mark II by Marcel Waldis
I never let you go Again smile
EM 1 Mark II
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 23, 2017
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Switzerland
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Taken in a lake in the Mountains of Austria...love this P... by Marcel Waldis
Taken in a lake in the Mountains of Austria...love this Place
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6 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, February 6, 2017
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Austria
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Snail in a Swiss Lake . Vierwaldstättersee by Marcel Waldis
Snail in a Swiss Lake . Vierwaldstättersee
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Unusual shot of a snail in a cold Swiss lake, impressive image!
8 Votes
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Bluespotted Grouper , Cephalopholis argus
Olympus OMD EM 1 with 60mm f 2.8
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 12, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Hovering Goby, Bryaninops natans
Marsa Nakari , Red Sea
EM 1 with 60mm f 2.8
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, May 8, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Wide Open @ 2.0
EM 1 with Olympus 50mm f 2.0
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 4, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Toad ( Erdkröte) Bufo bufo
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 20, 2016
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Switzerland
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Kiss Me
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, April 19, 2016
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Switzerland
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Braking The Rules
Shortfin Dwarf Lionfish
Olympus OMD EM 1
Olympus 50mm f 2.0
Nauticam CMC 1
6 Votes
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Quak
Erdkröte (Bufo bufo)
Shot in a lake in Switzerland around Lake Luzern
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8 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 17, 2016
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Switzerland
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AHHHHHHH
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, April 16, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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This Little Shrimp was hard to shoot i almost give up because i could not get the Eyes in Focus the other big deal was to get the strobe in the right position because the Shrimp where hiding in a small Crack.
10 Votes
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Triggerfish
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, March 4, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Kiss Me . A little Pigmy Seahorse on a Gorgonian Fan by Marcel Waldis
Kiss Me . A little Pigmy Seahorse on a Gorgonian Fan
7 Votes
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Oceanic White Tip Shark at Elphinstone by Marcel Waldis
Oceanic White Tip Shark at Elphinstone
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 2, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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I Always meet good Dive Buddys when i travel on my own....;) by Marcel Waldis
I Always meet good Dive Buddys when i travel on my own....;)
3 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 24, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Oceanic White Tip Shark by Marcel Waldis
Oceanic White Tip Shark
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 17, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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I shot this Picture during a Shark Workshop at Elphinstone by Marcel Waldis
I shot this Picture during a Shark Workshop at Elphinstone
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 9, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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I shoot tis Picture during a Shark Workshop in the Red Se... by Marcel Waldis
I shoot tis Picture during a Shark Workshop in the Red Sea and we where very lucky that the OWTs came in close
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 7, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Goby on Whip Coral (Whip Coral Dwarf Goby)
This little G... by Marcel Waldis
Goby on Whip Coral (Whip Coral Dwarf Goby)
This little Gobi always turned away,i spend about 20-30 min. to get it face to face but at the end i just gave up and thought let's do it from behind....;)
Olympus OMD EM 1 and 60mm f 2.8
10 Votes
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I found this little Frogfish ( about 3mm big) on the Hous... by Marcel Waldis
I found this little Frogfish ( about 3mm big) on the House reef in Bohol. i was waiting for a bigger Frogfish to move in a good position to take a picture of it and then i spotted this little one. Olympus OMD EM 1 with 60mm f 2.8 , Nauticam CMC 1
19 Votes
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