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Guard
By Tianhong Wang
posted (last week)
29 votes

Pantomime.
By Mehmet Salih Bilal
posted (last week)
21 votes

Fire gobies.
By Mehmet Salih Bilal
posted (last week)
19 votes

FOOD TRIP
By Ton Ghela
posted (4 days ago)
16 votes

Dancing Wonderpus Octopus
By Michal Stros
posted (Last month)
15 votes

FLAT WORM
By Jagwang Koo
posted (This month)
15 votes

Fire dartfish
By Kelvin H.y. Tan
posted (last week)
15 votes

Using canon S120 & noodilab macro lens
By Ajiex Dharma
posted (last week)
14 votes

Ornate Ghostpipe Fish, Tioman Island
By Tobias Reitmayr
posted (6 days ago)
14 votes

Tortuous
By Tianhong Wang
posted (2 days ago)
14 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)
flamboyant cuttlefish (Metasepia pfefferi)- Lembeh.
16 Votes
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Mototi Octopus
10 Votes
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Hairy face by Tony Yang
Hairy face
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17 Votes
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This was one very angry Shanny, picture taken in Kenmare ... by Gary Carpenter
This was one very angry Shanny, picture taken in Kenmare Bay Ireland
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15 Votes
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"Tiny Turn" - A tiny juvenile filefish sweeps away from its gorgonian camouflage for a moment.
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, July 7, 2017
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Cayman islands
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"These eyes ... - it must be a female!" ;-) - A yellowspotted burrfish (Cyclichthys spilostylus)
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, July 7, 2017
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Egypt
view portfolio more shots by Andre Philip
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Zeus faber
JOHN DORY by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Zeus faber
JOHN DORY
8 Votes
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LONG HORN ( Lacturia Kurnata ) by Ton Ghela
LONG HORN ( Lacturia Kurnata )
14 Votes
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This image has been taken at night dive in Antalya. by Hakan Basar
This image has been taken at night dive in Antalya.
16 Votes
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"What a cute face" - A Circular batfish (Platax orbicularis)
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 3, 2017
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Egypt
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Squid by Alex Permiakov
Squid
18 Votes
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Face Off
24 Votes
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Colorful Squid by Bailiang Li
Colorful Squid
20 Votes
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Living in the White/Tomato Anemonefish/Ishigaki, Okinawa,Japan, Canon 5D MarkIII, 100mm Lens,Sea&Sea housing,Inon Z240*2, F16,1/160,ISO200
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, June 29, 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 Yuping Chen
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Ornate beauty
17 Votes
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"Everyone was Kung Foo Fighting!" Blue Ring Octopus feedi... by Marc Damant
"Everyone was Kung Foo Fighting!" Blue Ring Octopus feeding in my focus light 3ft off the bottom.
8 Votes
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Groupers Suck by Henley Spiers
Groupers Suck
17 Votes
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Stocky anthias
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, June 25, 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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MANDARIN MATING DANCE
14 Votes
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Chromis chromis
EYE TO EYE by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Chromis chromis
EYE TO EYE
5 Votes
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Taurulus bubalis, Zeeland, The Netherlands.
16 Votes
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Atlantic bobtail (Sepiola atlantica), Zeeland, The Netherlands.
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Wonderful lighting and colors. Great capture!
30 Votes
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Camuflage , Canon 80d Canon 60 mm by Deniz Muzaffer Gökmen
Camuflage , Canon 80d Canon 60 mm
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 21, 2017
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Andaman Sea Malaysia
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Malaysia
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Fire DartfishWakatobi, Indonesia, Canon 5D MarkIII, 100mm Lens,F.I.T+5, INON Z240*2,F13,1/160,ISO125
23 Votes
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My very first blackwater dive
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37 Votes
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dance
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23 Votes
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Chromis chromis
Defending eggs by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Chromis chromis
Defending eggs
25 Votes
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