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Two-spotted goby, Zeeland, The Netherlands.
By Filip Staes
posted (Last month)
32 votes

cling fish
By Beate Seiler
posted (last week)
25 votes

RAJA AMPAT ;  THREADFIN ANTHIAS
By Rudy Janssen
posted (last week)
18 votes

Juvenile Batfish
By Bailiang Li
posted (Last month)
17 votes

Cuttlefish.
By Mehmet Salih Bilal
posted (Last month)
15 votes

Funny emoticon
By Ming Wen
posted (This month)
15 votes

This photo was taken in Lembeh in October 2017.
By Bailiang Li
posted (Last month)
14 votes

Eye to eye - Dumaguette
By Tracey Jennings
posted (Last month)
14 votes

Puffer portrait from Kemer
By Taner Atilgan
posted (Last month)
13 votes

Cleaner Shrimp in Grouper
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By Robert Kidston
posted (Last month)
11 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)
Octopus vulgaris by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Octopus vulgaris
8 Votes
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FLAT WORM by Jagwang Koo
FLAT WORM
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16 Votes
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This is a first for me i dive Ducht waters a lot and at a... by Marko Perisic
This is a first for me i dive Ducht waters a lot and at a certain time of the year this species of crab is on mass.This particular one was floating in about 1-2m of water was lucky enough to get a few shots off.
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 1, 2017
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: North Sea Netherlands
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Netherlands
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A dwarf lionfish flying over a soft coral
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14 Votes
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On a date
10 Votes
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Dancing Wonderpus Octopus
Runner Up Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!

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Incredible shot of a special critter, love it
17 Votes
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Juvenile Parablennius rouxi
My sweet light pink ear house by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Juvenile Parablennius rouxi
My sweet light pink ear house
4 Votes
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signal goby yawn~
11 Votes
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Thalassoma pavo by Alberto Gallucci
Thalassoma pavo
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14 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 29, 2017
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Balearic Sea Spain
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Spain
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SWIRL
When I took this shoot , I used aperture of 6.3 to blur the background to highlight the subject, but at the same time using the adjacent colors in the background, and then vivid contrast in harmony
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26 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 28, 2017
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Sea of Japan Japan
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Japan
view portfolio more shots by Tianhong Wang
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FLAMBOYANT 
YOS Lembeh by Manbd Uidive
FLAMBOYANT
YOS Lembeh
10 Votes
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cardinalfish (Pterapogon kauderni) in flames by Thomas Bannenberg
cardinalfish (Pterapogon kauderni) in flames
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14 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 26, 2017
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Indonesia
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Orange vs. green
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 25, 2017
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Celebes Sea Malaysia
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Malaysia
view portfolio more shots by Taner Atilgan
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A close-up of the iconic Australian Weedy Seadragon. Its ... by Francesco Ricci
A close-up of the iconic Australian Weedy Seadragon. Its vibrant colors a treasure for everyone loves the underwater world.
12 Votes
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Shining in the dark/Bobtail Squid//Lembeh, Indonesia/Canon 5D Mark IV, Canon 100 macro F/2.8L , Sea&Sea housing, A.T.G+10,Inon Z240*2, Solo1200*1.
12 Votes
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A rainbow Wrasse swimming in the waters of an small isle ... by David Gilchrist
A rainbow Wrasse swimming in the waters of an small isle formed from the rim of a volcano.
5 Votes
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Nemo
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, October 20, 2017
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Sea of Japan Japan
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Japan
view portfolio more shots by Kelvin H.y. Tan
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Sharpnose Puffer by Henley Spiers
Sharpnose Puffer
12 Votes
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Jellyfish/Wakatobi,Indonesia, Canon 5D MarkIII, 100mm macro Lens,,Sea&Sea housing,Inon Z240*2, F13,1/160,ISO200
12 Votes
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Juvenile ghost pipefish
17 Votes
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S P E C I A L
Anemone Clownfish
16 Votes
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Nothing special but another photo of a Clown Fish ;-) by Mario Robillard
Nothing special but another photo of a Clown Fish ;-)
10 Votes
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Mandarin mating.
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20 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, October 13, 2017
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Mehmet Salih Bilal
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Sweet love.
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, October 13, 2017
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Indonesia
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FINDING PARASITE
Yos Lembeh by Manbd Uidive
FINDING PARASITE
Yos Lembeh
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19 Votes
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Two colors
19 Votes
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Squid family, Veracruz México
31 Votes
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