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Blenniella chrysospilos
By Iyad Suleyman
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3P Romblon
By Manbd Uidive
posted (last week)
17 votes

Blenny Portrait
By Iyad Suleyman
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16 votes

small gobi on a seafeather
By Beate Seiler
posted (last week)
15 votes

Keep growing
By Mario Robillard
posted (Last month)
14 votes

Paracentrotus lividus
Purple sea urchin
By Cumhur Gedikoglu
posted (last week)
14 votes

Two guys at work on a seacucumber
By Beate Seiler
posted (last week)
14 votes

Wire coral shrimp and small night predators
By Mehmet Salih Bilal
posted (Last month)
13 votes

Hermodice carunculata
Fire worm
By Cumhur Gedikoglu
posted (This month)
13 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)
Ascidian's siphon, strongly magnified
Santa Maria al Bag... by Giuseppe Piccioli
Ascidian's siphon, strongly magnified
Santa Maria al Bagno (ITA)
69 Votes
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Night  shot onto a sand anemone tentacles catching a micr... by Giuseppe Piccioli
Night shot onto a sand anemone tentacles catching a micro crustacean
2 Votes
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Here is an uncommon colour form of Anemone Shrimp (Periclimenes cf. venustus)..¸> <((((º> ·..Canon G9 & stacked Inon UCL-165's
53 Votes
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2008/8/30  Casio EX-Z1000 by Harry Yang
2008/8/30 Casio EX-Z1000
31 Votes
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HYDROMEDUSE ? by Juan Grau Tascón
HYDROMEDUSE ?
36 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 3, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Spain
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Spain
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super close up of the cerata of a coral nudibranch-Phyllo... by Geoff Spiby
super close up of the cerata of a coral nudibranch-Phyllodesmium horridus. You can see the reddish coloured soft coral inside that it feeds on
Nikon D-200 with 60mm macro lens and 2 x converter
23 Votes
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Camouflage !! by Tunc Yavuzdogan
Camouflage !!
26 Votes
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Anemone Crab or Tanker Crab? by Alberto D'este
Anemone Crab or Tanker Crab?
34 Votes
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Red Coral, but my daughter calls this one "Eyeballs". by Mordechai Saxon
Red Coral, but my daughter calls this one "Eyeballs".
27 Votes
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seahorse side view - Canon A640, double INON macro, Z240 by Ng Steven
seahorse side view - Canon A640, double INON macro, Z240
29 Votes
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The eye... :O)
32 Votes
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My best xeno crab picture so far,from Lembeh 350d/70mm by Yves Antoniazzo
My best xeno crab picture so far,from Lembeh 350d/70mm
Runner Up - worthy of note but not a medal winner - an equal 4th place if you like! Runner Up 2008

Final RoundThrough to 2008 awards final round judging

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Editor's Comment
excellent xeno shot Yves
41 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 27, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Indian Ocean Indonesia
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Indonesia
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I'm think is a Crab in Derawan by Alberto D'este
I'm think is a Crab in Derawan
26 Votes
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Spider crab. Bunaken Marine Park
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 26, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Sulu and Sulawesi Seas Indonesia
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Aleksandr Marinicev
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2008/8/17 by Harry Yang
2008/8/17
8 Votes
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Wally's Pink Squat Lobster (Lauriea siagiani) on sponge (Canon G9, D2000w, UCL165)
27 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 24, 2008
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 Marco Waagmeester
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Anemonefish eggs close-up..¸> <((((º> `·.¸.·´¯`·...¸> <((((º> `·..Canon G9 & stacked Inon UCL-165's
40 Votes
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Denise Pygmee seahorse, 30 mtrs deep, lots of current. Ve... by Rob De Vries
Denise Pygmee seahorse, 30 mtrs deep, lots of current. Very happy to make this picture. Fuji S2 pro, 50 mm Lense. Raja Ampat, Papua.
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this is a cute pygmy. Rob knows, when you're this close, get the eyes sharp
34 Votes
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Pigmy Seahorse.. D100 with 105mm. by Eric Orchin
Pigmy Seahorse.. D100 with 105mm.
30 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 21, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Indonesia
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Indonesia
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Close up of a squat lobster , Sound of Mull, Scotland  by Malcolm Nimmo
Close up of a squat lobster , Sound of Mull, Scotland
17 Votes
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Black pygmee seahorse, barely 1 cm large. Species not yet... by Rob De Vries
Black pygmee seahorse, barely 1 cm large. Species not yet determined. Fuji S2 pro, 60 mm macro lense.
13 Votes
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"Black Pohonti" - Interesting, how this Pygmy was observing me with one eye :-) Taken at Raja Ampat, West Papua.
16 Votes
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Took snorkeling on the North side, by DiveTech using Niko... by Mordechai Saxon
Took snorkeling on the North side, by DiveTech using Nikonos V with 1:2 exten tube. Fugi 100 iso film.
9 Votes
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Nudi close-up D200/105 VR by Yves Antoniazzo
Nudi close-up D200/105 VR
Gold Medal Gold Medal 2008
Runner Up Monthly HotShots
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different, Yves knows how to fill a frame!
34 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 13, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Bohol Sea Philippines
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Philippines
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Close-up of the cerata of an aeolid nudibranch. Nikon D20... by Christian Skauge
Close-up of the cerata of an aeolid nudibranch. Nikon D200, Nexus housing, 2x Inon Z-240 strobes. 105mm, 2x teleconverter, 2x dioptre.
41 Votes
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Who likes blue eyed blondes ?  Hermit Crab in Cerro Godo ... by Juan Torres
Who likes blue eyed blondes ? Hermit Crab in Cerro Godo Beach, Puerto Rico. Taken with Canon G9 in Patima Housing and double stacked macro lenses.
46 Votes
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2 pygme's, far Northern Great Barrier Reef by Steffen Binke
2 pygme's, far Northern Great Barrier Reef
16 Votes
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