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Larval Wunderpus photogenicus - Blackwater
By Wayne Jones
posted (last week)
13 votes

Squid glowing
By Pepe Suarez
posted (5 days ago)
13 votes

Harlequin Ghost Pipefish, Anilao
By Daniel Lamborn
posted (last week)
12 votes

Found these two floating below the dive boat while I was coming up from a dive. The juvenile filefish looks like the wings of the seahorse, making it an underwater pegasus
By Gareth Davies
posted (Last month)
11 votes

Gilt head sea-breams are the true kings of the Mediterranean!
By Göksu Kenanoğlu
posted (Last month)
9 votes

Fly
By Claude Lespagne
posted (Last month)
9 votes

Ornamental Ghost Pipefish at night near Komodo Island, Sony NEX-7 nauticam housing, sea 7 sea ds-1 flash
By Alex Wolff
posted (5 days ago)
8 votes

Yawn
By Henley Spiers
posted (Last month)
7 votes

YELLOW
By Marko Perisic
posted (last week)
7 votes

Smile
By Claude Lespagne
posted (last week)
7 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)
argo paper nautilus by Jiayun Chen
argo paper nautilus
7 Votes
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A Couple or Brother
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18 Votes
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Juvenile Filefish
19 Votes
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Swimming in the sky by Jiayun Chen
Swimming in the sky
9 Votes
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A Pinkeye Goby photographed in Anilao, Philippines
12 Votes
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Will kiss
19 Votes
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A Banded Sea Snake eating a Moray Eel! Photographed in Anilao, Philippines.
15 Votes
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"Two To Tango" - Mating Squid! From what I've read, this is apparently a somewhat rare event to witness.
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17 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, June 28, 2018
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Cayman islands
view portfolio more shots by Susannah H. Snowden-Smith
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Clown fish hide and seek, with Nikon 1 camera and Nikon s... by Danny Franssens
Clown fish hide and seek, with Nikon 1 camera and Nikon strobe
3 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, June 28, 2018
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Laccidive Sea Maldives
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Blackwater photo in Anilao
15 Votes
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Longnose Filefish
5 Votes
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Compass Jellyfish off Portland Bill in Dorset, UK
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 26, 2018
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: United Kingdom
date posted Book a Dive Trip to United Kingdom
view portfolio more shots by Diana Barker
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"Delicate Seahorse" - A white seahorse free-swims between gorgonians. Photographed on the steep Bloody Bay Wall on Little Cayman.
13 Votes
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Spine-cheeked anemonefish, Kalimaya House Reef, Sumbawa
4 Votes
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Flying Yasha Gobby
9 Votes
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A fifteen spined stickleback is watching his eggs. by Rune Edvin Haldorsen
A fifteen spined stickleback is watching his eggs.
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 20, 2018
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: North Sea Norway
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Norway
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Banded Pipefish with eggs, Kalimaya House Reef, Sumbawa
7 Votes
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Juvenile Barramundi at Kalimaya House Reef by Tobias Reitmayr
Juvenile Barramundi at Kalimaya House Reef
8 Votes
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dark-side by Claude Lespagne
dark-side
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, June 17, 2018
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Egypt
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Sea Nettle Soup by Henley Spiers
Sea Nettle Soup
3 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 5, 2018
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Visayan Sea Philippines
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Juvenile emperor angelfish.
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, June 4, 2018
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Halmahera Sea Indonesia
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Mehmet Salih Bilal
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Reflection of Bueaty. At the end of a blackwater diving i... by Richard (qingran) Meng
Reflection of Bueaty. At the end of a blackwater diving in Momblon Channel, this squid came to us. It stayed with me for a while, and moved up to the surface.
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16 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, June 4, 2018
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Philippines
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Arrow Squid on blackwater dive in West Palm Beach, Florid... by Steven Backerman
Arrow Squid on blackwater dive in West Palm Beach, Florida 24 May 2018
10 Votes
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Clownfish family.
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18 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, May 28, 2018
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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In the night
6 Votes
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Clownfish Couple by Henley Spiers
Clownfish Couple
10 Votes
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Lembeh dragon.
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, May 25, 2018
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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