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Underwater Photo Contest | Macro - Super macro (7)

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Lady bug on blue turnicate.
By Mehmet Salih Bilal
posted (last week)
22 votes

Hippocampus guttulatus
Speckled Seahorse
Reggae style
By Cumhur Gedikoglu
posted (last week)
20 votes

Rhinophore of Spanish Dancer, Renggis Island, Tioman
By Tobias Reitmayr
posted (This month)
19 votes

BLACK & WHITE
Crinoid Shrimp
By Ton Ghela
posted (This month)
18 votes

Skeleton shrimp with parasite. 
Nikon D800, 105, SMC and Multiplier.
By Mehmet Salih Bilal
posted (last week)
18 votes


By Chun Zhou
posted (last week)
18 votes

Hippocampus pontohi, Lembeh strait, Sulawesi.
By Filip Staes
posted (last week)
17 votes

B I G - P A R A S I T E
Hairy Shrimp (Phycocaris simulans)
Anilao, Philippines.
By Irwin Ang
posted (This month)
16 votes

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Denise's pygmy seahorse (Hippocampus denise)
Tulamben, Indonesia.
By Irwin Ang
posted (last week)
16 votes

Tiny goby - no crop
By Taner Atilgan
posted (last week)
16 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest | Macro - Super macro

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Shots taken (at smaller than 1:1) with multiple extension rings, diopters, or teleconverters of extremely small subjects typically less than 1 inch (2.5 cm)
porcellain crab on anemone
8 Votes
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Orange amphipod
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12 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 19, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Kelvin H.y. Tan
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Haliotis tuberculata lamellosa
SEEOHR by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Haliotis tuberculata lamellosa
SEEOHR
8 Votes
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Eyes
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 19, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Aegean Sea Turkey
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S E A - B U G 
Ladybug
Anilao, Philippines. by Irwin Ang
S E A - B U G
Ladybug
Anilao, Philippines.
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23 Votes
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Do you see eye? :) by Niky Šímová
Do you see eye? smile
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, August 18, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Croatia
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O R A N G I E

Nudibranch/Seaslug (Siphopteron sp. 6)

... by Irwin Ang
O R A N G I E

Nudibranch/Seaslug (Siphopteron sp. 6)

Tulamben, Indonesia.
16 Votes
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Bumblebee shrimp feeling safe between the spikes of sea urchin.
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 15, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Java Sea Indonesia
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view portfolio more shots by Mehmet Salih Bilal
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A Big-eye amphipod (Hyperia galba)living inside a Compass jellyfish(Chrysaora hysoscella)
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Great focus and colors
21 Votes
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Ladybugs by Ajiex Dharma
Ladybugs
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 12, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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Sit back and smell the roses
Pygmy seahorse, Secet Bay, ... by Kate Jonker
Sit back and smell the roses
Pygmy seahorse, Secet Bay, Anilao
10 Votes
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Hippocampus guttulatus
Speckled Seahorse was astonished ... by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Hippocampus guttulatus
Speckled Seahorse was astonished to me.Because first time it`s eyes looking to same direction.
7 Votes
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Lady in the garden (it's obvious that there is not much eye contact, but I like the frame and wanted to share)
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 10, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Celebes Sea Malaysia
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view portfolio more shots by Taner Atilgan
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Feather pillow......southern smoothead glass Blenny Bonaire
13 Votes
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S O F T 
Smaragdia viridis
East Lombok, Indonesia. by Irwin Ang
S O F T
Smaragdia viridis
East Lombok, Indonesia.
16 Votes
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"Flower Of The Sea" - Super macro photograph of a hydroid using Nauticam SMC-2. The entire flowing hydroid was only about 1/2 inch in diameter; this is just the center of it.
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 9, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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view portfolio more shots by Susannah H. Snowden-Smith
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Are you serious.... NO WAY!!!! TRUMP election news reaches fish community
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18 Votes
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Phycocaris simulans
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22 Votes
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S H A L L O W
Pygmy seahorse (Hippocampus bargibanti)
A... by Irwin Ang
S H A L L O W
Pygmy seahorse (Hippocampus bargibanti)
Anilao, Philippines.
20 Votes
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Pseudoceros maximus
FLATWORM by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Pseudoceros maximus
FLATWORM
16 Votes
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Fire worm.
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17 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 5, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Aegean Sea Turkey
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view portfolio more shots by Mehmet Salih Bilal
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Bug in tunicate
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18 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 5, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Celebes Sea Malaysia
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Taken on a black water dive off West Palm, Florida
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28 Votes
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B L A C K & Y E L L O W

Nudibranch (Costasiella sp.4)

... by Irwin Ang
B L A C K & Y E L L O W

Nudibranch (Costasiella sp.4)

East Lombok, Indonesia.
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A.T.G 2300 Video Light attached glass optic snoot courtesy of 
FunDive UW Photo Equipment / 樂潛水中攝影器材
10 Votes
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RARE AND ELUSIVE...
Pygmy Seahorse - Pontohi by Ton Ghela
RARE AND ELUSIVE...
Pygmy Seahorse - Pontohi
7 Votes
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"Check Out My Grill!" - A roughhead blenny hams it up for the camera. Shot with Nauticam SMC.
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25 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 3, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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B L U E - R I N G

Sexy shrimp (Thor amboinensis)

Maum... by Irwin Ang
B L U E - R I N G

Sexy shrimp (Thor amboinensis)

Maumere, Indonesia.
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Olympus TG-4 
A.T.G 2300 Video Light attached glass optic snoot courtesy of 
FunDive UW Photo Equipment / 樂潛水中攝影器材
9 Votes
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