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My Buddy and the friendly Batfish B/W
By Beate Seiler
posted (This month)
23 votes

Under the clouds
By Salvatore Ianniello
posted (last week)
18 votes

Maalhos Thila site full of soft corals at 20_24 meters
By Sevil Gurel Peker
posted (This month)
11 votes

Whale Shark , Mouth Open
By Daniel Waldman
posted (last week)
10 votes

Grouper
By Athanassios Lazarides
posted (last week)
9 votes

The biggest smile of Tiputa
By Mathieu Macias
posted (6 days ago)
9 votes

Raja Ampat pier . Nikon D800E , 16 mm , two strobo
By Marchione Giacomo
posted (This month)
8 votes

Common, carcinus maenas
By Eduard Bello
posted (This month)
6 votes

Giant Cuttle. Image taken at South Channel Forte, Melbourne, Australia.
By David Haintz
posted (3 days ago)
3 votes

Coral with a twist!
By Hannes Klostermann
posted Monday, September 24, 2018
0 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest | Wide Angle - Close Focus

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shots taken with a WIDE ANGLE (or fisheye) lens having 1) a well defined close subject (usually strobe-lit) AND 2) a wide angle BACKGROUND with a second subject, usually a diver
Boo windows, Missool, Raja Ampat.
14 Votes
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Balistes capriscus by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Balistes capriscus
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13 Votes
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atlantic spadefish swimming 3/3 by David Sanchez Pachon
atlantic spadefish swimming 3/3
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 20, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Honduras
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atlantic spadefish swimming 2/3 by David Sanchez Pachon
atlantic spadefish swimming 2/3
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 19, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Honduras
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atlantic spadefish swimming 1/3 by David Sanchez Pachon
atlantic spadefish swimming 1/3
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 18, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Honduras
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Coral Trout. Raja Ampat. by Morgan Ashton
Coral Trout. Raja Ampat.
13 Votes
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~ I Know What You Did Last Summer ~
14 Votes
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Blue & orange
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 16, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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view portfolio more shots by Taner Atilgan
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Dramatic baby
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 14, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indonesia
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view portfolio more shots by Twila Grower view portfolio
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Sponges Three Different Ways! - 1 of 3
The same set of sponges, shot three different ways minutes apart.
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 11, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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view portfolio more shots by Susannah H. Snowden-Smith
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Sponges Three Different Ways! - 2 of 3
The same set of sponges, shot three different ways minutes apart.
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 11, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Sponges Three Different Ways! - 3 of 3
The same set of sponges, shot three different ways minutes apart.
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 11, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Octopus in the red sea
9 Votes
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tunicates in b&w by Claudia Weber-Gebert
tunicates in b&w
21 Votes
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Quiet at home.

I used my shaker to advice all the dive... by David Sanchez Pachon
Quiet at home.
I used my shaker to advice all the divers about the 2 nices banded shrimps in the barrel sponge, but no one paid attention to me! So a diver could be desirable, but I like the photo also as it is
3 Votes
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Loggerhead Biting the Dome
13 Votes
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Queen Angels in Paradise, Cozumel México
35 Votes
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Silky Shark at nigth, Isla Socorro México
28 Votes
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Spirographis in Cascais Ocean by Nuno Jorge
Spirographis in Cascais Ocean
12 Votes
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Moray Eel off of Roatan Honduras by Tammi Johnston
Moray Eel off of Roatan Honduras
11 Votes
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Bon appetit!
16 Votes
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Close up of Loggerhead Turtle
Bronze Medal Bronze Medal 2017

Final RoundThrough to 2017 awards final round judging
31 Votes
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Archaelogical Roman Park underwater. by Francesco Pacienza
Archaelogical Roman Park underwater.
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8 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 15, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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Mantaray and Sky, Isla Socorro México
28 Votes
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Amphiprion ocellaris - "Clownfish with Anemone Homes"
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30 Votes
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Midnight Parrotfish by Brian Perry
Midnight Parrotfish
10 Votes
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Rhizostoma pulmo at deco stop, in a french mediterranean ... by Mathieu Foulquié
Rhizostoma pulmo at deco stop, in a french mediterranean MPA (Agde)
14 Votes
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