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Red gurnard
By Marco Gargiulo
posted (Last month)
16 votes

Yellow
By Taner Atilgan
posted (last week)
16 votes


By Susannah H. Snowden-Smith
posted (Last month)
12 votes

Anemone & fish
By Taner Atilgan
posted (last week)
12 votes

A very friendly Tompot blenny (Parablennius gattorugine) and diver - Taken on today's dive in Kenmare Bay Ireland.
By Gary Carpenter
posted (This month)
11 votes

coconut octopus and diver (Lembeh)
By Mathieu Foulquié
posted (5 days ago)
11 votes

Water is the sky
By Macro Wu
posted (3 days ago)
10 votes

Gorgeous coral
By Macro Wu
posted (6 days ago)
9 votes

Tiny Pajama Slug on a red finger sponge. I only had my wide angle lens on me so tried to get the shot anyway. I think it kind of worked. Taken using Canon S120, Canon housing, 2x Inon S2000, Inon Wide Angle wet lens
By Alexandra Caine
posted (last week)
8 votes

Spirograph
By Stefano Colombo
posted (Last month)
7 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
Homerus Americanus- Massachusetts Lobster.  Be careful, t... by Brian Perry
Homerus Americanus- Massachusetts Lobster. Be careful, their claws are dangerous weapons, they don't have rubber bands on the claws underwater!
13 Votes
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The Christ Statue located at John Pennekamp Park. The statue is in 20' feet of water making it visible to snorkeling tourists.
9 Votes
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Angels in paradise,Cozumel México
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33 Votes
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Emma at Tiger Beach getting a closer look. by Chris Miskavitch
Emma at Tiger Beach getting a closer look.
9 Votes
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Catch me if you can!!!! We encountered a pod of 30 Atlantic Spotted dolphins that were very eager to place games. This image was taken near Bimini in the Bahamas.
18 Votes
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Smooth Trunkfish, Key Largo Florida by Brian Perry
Smooth Trunkfish, Key Largo Florida
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The Christ Statue which is sunk and placed in the middle of the reef at Dry Rocks in John Pennekamp State Park.
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16 Votes
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Turtle with angels, Cozumel Mexico
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37 Votes
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Hard corals of Red Sea
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 30, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Egypt
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Chasing Coral Tribute by Henley Spiers
Chasing Coral Tribute
10 Votes
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Amphiprioninae - Clownfish in Anemone
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20 Votes
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A Lions-Mane Jelly off the coast of New England by Chris Miskavitch
A Lions-Mane Jelly off the coast of New England
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The Beanstalk
10 Votes
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Tokina 10-17mm w sea and sea ds1 strobes. by Marc Damant
Tokina 10-17mm w sea and sea ds1 strobes.
5 Votes
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Turtle posing
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 20, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Whale Shark Close up and personal feeding on Bonita eggs
18 Votes
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Playing hide&seek with the crab by Aksems Kuzucu
Playing hide&seek with the crab
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 18, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Aegean Sea Turkey
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At the drop-off, Bunaken, Sulawesi.
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16 Votes
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with a touch of UV lights by Gaetano Gargiulo
with a touch of UV lights
13 Votes
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The queen of Bare Island is sitting in her golden throne by Gaetano Gargiulo
The queen of Bare Island is sitting in her golden throne
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20 Votes
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Parablennius gattorugine
Secret house by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Parablennius gattorugine
Secret house
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20 Votes
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Clown fish wide angle
10 Votes
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the so called "great seahorse" by Gaetano Gargiulo
the so called "great seahorse"
10 Votes
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At the drop off, Bunaken, Sulawesi.
10 Votes
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French Angelfish, Davis Ledge
20 Votes
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try out
14 Votes
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try out
17 Votes
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