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Since they can't eat while the eggs are in their mouth, male Cardinalfish have been known to consume 30% of the brood before they hatch.
By Tony Cherbas
posted (This month)
21 votes

Fact: Cuttlefish have three hearts and green-blue blood.
By Tony Cherbas
posted (This month)
19 votes

Insider and Outsider
By Tony Yang
posted (This month)
18 votes

Pelagia noctiluca
By Alberto Gallucci
posted (last week)
16 votes

Disco Baby in Blue (slow shutter speed was used to capture the wiggle)
By Tony Cherbas
posted (This month)
15 votes

Pipefish move always around. Here I was lucky to get the focus just right on the head.
By Danny Van Belle
posted (2 days ago)
15 votes

Cloud 9
By Kelvin H.y. Tan
posted (last week)
11 votes

~ Golden Eye ~
A very rare find and fascinating looking fish. The Oxeye dory normally lives in deep offshore waters, but this one got swept inshore by strong currents caused by up-welling.
By Geo Cloete
posted (This month)
9 votes

Juvenile Cowfish
By Aja Radl
posted (This month)
9 votes

Very small (less than 1 cm) juvenile wrasse hovering over sponges
By Gaetano Gargiulo
posted (This month)
8 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 squid
7 Votes
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Squirrelfish by Joao Batista Cabral Junior
Squirrelfish
2 Votes
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date posted posted: (This month)
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Virgin Islands (British)
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Juvenile Angel fish, Galapagos Ecuador by Alejandro Topete
Juvenile Angel fish, Galapagos Ecuador
2 Votes
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date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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"Hide & Seek" - No Photoshop, I had the strobe positioned to create shadow, thus showing only the face of the filefish. I was lucky to find this one pecking away at a purple gorgonian, providing a nice contrasting color.
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date posted posted: (This month)
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Fact: Cuttlefish have three hearts and green-blue blood.
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19 Votes
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date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Looking arty! by Aja Radl
Looking arty!
2 Votes
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date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Molucca Sea Indonesia
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Since they can't eat while the eggs are in their mouth, male Cardinalfish have been known to consume 30% of the brood before they hatch.
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21 Votes
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date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Philippines
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Holy Cowfish by Raffy Francisco
Holy Cowfish
3 Votes
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~ Surge Master ~
The ability of this small Ghost Pipe fish to navigate the surge was nothing short of amazing!
6 Votes
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Banggai cardinalfish.
8 Votes
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date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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Common Lionfish (Pterois volitans) by Aja Radl
Common Lionfish (Pterois volitans)
12 Votes
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Banded pipefish
8 Votes
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date posted location: Molucca Sea Indonesia
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Convict Goby
13 Votes
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date posted location: Australia
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False Clown Anemonefish (Amphiprion ocellaris) by Aja Radl
False Clown Anemonefish (Amphiprion ocellaris)
9 Votes
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The Disco Kid
18 Votes
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date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Soo cute... it tried to kill me, but it's OK only once :D by Gaetano Gargiulo
Soo cute... it tried to kill me, but it's OK only once :D
5 Votes
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date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Fairy Basslet by Aja Radl
Fairy Basslet
6 Votes
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A Game of Patience
8 Votes
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This remora shot was taken with a d300 w/t 105mm vr macro... by Simon Dyer
This remora shot was taken with a d300 w/t 105mm vr macro lens
4 Votes
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squid.jpg/picture taken during night dive at lembeh strait by Walter Lackner
squid.jpg/picture taken during night dive at lembeh strait
3 Votes
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date posted location: Indonesia
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Baby Turtle in the Reef, Alice in wonderland Bonaire by Alejandro Topete
Baby Turtle in the Reef, Alice in wonderland Bonaire
3 Votes
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Squid in formation
13 Votes
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I want to fly away from here... by Gaetano Gargiulo
I want to fly away from here...
6 Votes
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A bright Jewel in the black! Normally a Camouflaged hunte... by Marc Damant
A bright Jewel in the black! Normally a Camouflaged hunter the Ornate Ghost Pipefish is a Picasso painting of all angles and colors!
8 Votes
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THE gold face
14 Votes
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Map Puffer fish
9 Votes
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date posted location: Indonesia
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Coconuts in love by Jonathan Sala
Coconuts in love
8 Votes
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