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Underwater Photo Contest | Freshwater

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shots taken bodies of water with no salt e.g. in lakes, streams, pools, rivers i.e NOT the Sea!
A Lucky shot made in a Swiss Lake of this 3 very curious Perch.
Freshwater snail , Canon S70 with Macro Lens
Helenensee
american crayfish , they like to play with the camera, canon s70 with macro lens.
My 3.5 years lil daughter learning how to dive...captured in a swimming pool...
ICE - DIVING! This Photo shows crazy people during a dive under the ice in the mountains of Switzerland. The Freshwater was 2°C. I didn't use a strobo, only natural light!
Otter on the prowl in a stream in Germany.
ultralight in the 'Kreidesee' , D200
freshwater crayfish try to flirt to the camera
Dubravka Gromaca, 5th on the World apnea dynamic, Bari Italy 2007.
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I found a mermaid in a fresh water spring.......
sinister looking riverbank in a slow flowing stream
these tadpoles were all tightly grouped in a small area under a sunken tree,always hard to find macro subjects in freshwater.
face to face withe the "Brochet"
Rescue boat. Capernwray. D200, 10.5mm.
Lake Bajkal
A picture done in March - under the ice... And notice that the diver has the same legs than the frog :O)---
I'll be back in 3 weeks - I'm off to the Maldives... Bye...
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Hey, it's Kermit!
Lake Bajkal under the ice
Cave
Another pike shot... this one is most probably a female - mesuring not far than 1 metre... :O)
A beautiful Pike Fish with his big mouth big open... Impressiv, no ?
Hookie, this morning.Look's like he made it through another winter..Capernwray. D200, 10.5mm.
close up of a freshwater crab
Apnea World Championship in Maribor, 2007
Gold Medal Gold Medal 2008
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Great crop, great framing and composition. The action moving into frame from a disappearing point. A unique shot proving swimming pools can also provide subjects
Head to Head with this magnificiant and very big "Brochet (Pike Fish)" in a small lake in Switzerland... Diving lakes is soooooo Beautiful :O)
A lake Snail called "Limnée" - it is about 2 cm big. You can find them down to 30m. They are very shy, specially when you put light on them. But they are so beautiful...
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A freshwater nudibranch, well sort of!
The red tannic river water makes an amazing view from below when it mixes with crystal clear spring water.
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