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Underwater Photo Contest | Macro - swimming (2)

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Living in Glass Houses.. l've seen these Salp often, but never noticed a fish living inside before.
By Steven Miller
posted (This month)
19 votes

Squid black and green, Veracruz México
By Alejandro Topete
posted (Last month)
18 votes

Glass Houses... prisoner or happy homeowner?
By Steven Miller
posted (last week)
18 votes

Octopus vulgaris
By Cumhur Gedikoglu
posted (last week)
17 votes


By Susannah H. Snowden-Smith
posted (Last month)
16 votes

clownfish
By Rudy Janssen
posted (Last month)
15 votes

Duo Clown fish
By Rudy Janssen
posted (last week)
15 votes

Squid Dance Party
By Simon Chong
posted (6 days ago)
14 votes

Mating Dragonet
By Ajiex Dharma
posted (Last month)
13 votes

Salsa.
By Mehmet Salih Bilal
posted (This month)
13 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest | Macro - swimming

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Smaller subjects typically 1 to 3 inches (2.5 to 7.5cm) shot on macro settings or with macro equipment that are in MID WATER not touching anything (i.e. between 1:1 and 1:3)
Juvenile Batfish by Lars Oliver Michaelis
Juvenile Batfish
14 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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I was diving on Buddy'S Reef in Bonaire shooting with my Canon 5D MK II and Canon 1:28L IS ISM 100mm macro lens. This tiny Trunkfish was swimming around me, lips puckered as if ready to give me a kiss.
13 Votes
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Mototi hunting at night
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Excellent capture of a rare sight
19 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Title: "Majestic" Name of species: Hippocampus hippocampus. Photographed in Fig Tree Bay, Cyprus. Size: 20 mm
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Baby Cuttlefish
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Title: "The Moment of Birth" Name of species: Apogon imberbis.
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Very special and spectacular capture of a unique moment. Right time, right place and right focus.
22 Votes
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The Royal Angelfish (Pygoplites diacanthus)
16 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Puffer fish by Mark Reilly
Puffer fish
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17 Votes
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date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Title: "Mid-water flight" Juvenile Siganus luridus. Size: Less than 30 mm
Photographed with the Canon G16 & SubSee+10
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Blue eyes
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Title: "Pink cutie". Name of species: Brachaluteres taylori - Juvenile File fish. Size: Less than 20 mm. Photographed in Tulamben, Bali.
13 Votes
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"Sea stallion" Hippocampus hippocampus from Cyprus.
11 Votes
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date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Aegean Sea Cyprus
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Oh, kiss me beneath the milky twilight! by Lars Oliver Michaelis
Oh, kiss me beneath the milky twilight!
19 Votes
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date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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Zeus faber free swimming taken with 105/2.8 (small specimen) by Gaetano Gargiulo
Zeus faber free swimming taken with 105/2.8 (small specimen)
9 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Tyrrhenian Sea Italy
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Ornate Ghost
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28 Votes
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clown fish with parasite
18 Votes
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date posted location: Indonesia
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Bad passenger
17 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Tyrrhenian Sea Italy
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Cardinal fish showing eggs by Mark Reilly
Cardinal fish showing eggs
14 Votes
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date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Blackwater Jelly by Pietro Cremone
Blackwater Jelly
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I used a snoot to isolate only the fish.
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15 Votes
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date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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This is one of the few shots in existence of this larval ... by Suzan Meldonian
This is one of the few shots in existence of this larval form of a Tripod fish. It is a creature from the deep, originally found at 15,000 feet in the Marianas Trench. Discovered while on a Black water dive over a depth of 600 feet in the Gulf Stream
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Incredible shot of a very rare sighting. Just wonderful.
28 Votes
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Fire dartfiish or red fire goby (nemateleotris magnifica) dancing with its partner but missed a focused shot of the duo.
6 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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The perfect hover by Luke Gordon
The perfect hover
13 Votes
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Cardinal fish with eggs by Mark Reilly
Cardinal fish with eggs
6 Votes
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date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Muck habitat researcher Maarten De Brauwer hovers behind ... by Luke Gordon
Muck habitat researcher Maarten De Brauwer hovers behind a tiny juvenile Ornate Ghost Pipefish. Photograph shot while documenting new research into these cryptic habitats
9 Votes
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Colourful smiling by Raoul Caprez
Colourful smiling
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15 Votes
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Clownfish hiding in a green anemone by Oliver Spiesshofer
Clownfish hiding in a green anemone
2 Votes
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