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Frogfish Profile
By Tony Cherbas
posted (Last month)
41 votes

No way out   Giant Grouper breakfast ,
By Khaled Zaki
posted (Last month)
36 votes

Butterfly Mountain... Raccoon Butterflyfish
By Tony Cherbas
posted (Last month)
31 votes

Natica
By Francesco Pacienza
posted (Last month)
27 votes

Close Encounter
By Abimael Márquez
posted (Last month)
18 votes

John Dory, BW version, Night Dive @ Marina Grande Sorrento
By Marco Gargiulo
posted (3 days ago)
15 votes

Sound The Trumpets!
By Tony Cherbas
posted (last week)
14 votes

Raccoon Butters in a Sunball
By Tony Cherbas
posted (5 days ago)
13 votes

Endemic Scorpaena Sumptuosa under the Busselton Jetty
By Olivier Notz
posted (last week)
11 votes

Feeding on light. Jellyfish in jellyfish lake
By Leena Roy
posted (6 days ago)
10 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
'A pool just isn't the same as the ocean. It has no energy. No life.'
Linda Gerber
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 14, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indonesia
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Parrot Fish
25 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 12, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Night Beauty, Alicia mirabilis, Night Dive
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33 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 12, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Tyrrhenian Sea Italy
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Keep clean, please. by Francesco Pacienza
Keep clean, please.
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 12, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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Pipe Fish, under the Arborek Jetty, Raja Ampat Indonesia by Wawan Mangile
Pipe Fish, under the Arborek Jetty, Raja Ampat Indonesia
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 10, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indonesia
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Sea Star -Philippines
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 10, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Asian Sea Philippines
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Lion Fish - Philippine
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 10, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Asian Sea Philippines
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Jelly Fish - Qatar
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 10, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Persian/Arabian Gulf Qatar
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Blue Angel Fish-Qatar
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 10, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Persian/Arabian Gulf Qatar
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from sipadan by Mehmet Öztabak
from sipadan
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 10, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Celebes Sea Malaysia
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Porcelain anemone crab, Neopetrolisthes maculatus, catchi... by Magnus Larsson
Porcelain anemone crab, Neopetrolisthes maculatus, catching plankton in the current that passes its host anemone.
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 9, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Andaman Sea Thailand
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'Fireworm Sunball'
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Anemone Candle blowing in the wind.
The North Wall of Grand Cayman is spectacular! At depth, everything loses color and these sponges appeared a muted greyish-pink. I knew they had to be more colorful. A burst from my strobes revealed the stunning, bright purple.
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 8, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Hello! by Francesco Pacienza
Hello!
0 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, November 6, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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American crocodile.. in its splendor , from a safe distance
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, November 6, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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one subject but 2 photographers... :D by Gaetano Gargiulo
one subject but 2 photographers... :D
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, November 6, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Tyrrhenian Sea Italy
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Hippocampus guttulatus #3 by Mathieu Foulquié
Hippocampus guttulatus #3
Second place Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!
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Such an impressive angle, the Sea Horse almost looks like a statue! I love the contrast on this shot.
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 3, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea France
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shallow life (Thau lagoon, France) by Mathieu Foulquié
shallow life (Thau lagoon, France)
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27 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 2, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea France
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High Noon Frog by Tony Cherbas
High Noon Frog
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 1, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: United States
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Long-snouted seahorse, Hippocampus guttulatus (Thau lagoo... by Mathieu Foulquié
Long-snouted seahorse, Hippocampus guttulatus (Thau lagoon, France)
Second place Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 31, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea France
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Sun Frog by Tony Cherbas
Sun Frog
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22 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, October 30, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Aer Borek Village Pier
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22 Votes
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A small island full of life on the sandy ground
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 25, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Fish School by Oxana Kamenskaya
Fish School
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 24, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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A colorful soft coral reef scene in Fiji. by Jeffrey Richards
A colorful soft coral reef scene in Fiji.
3 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 24, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific Fiji
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My favourite moray ell by Svetoslav Dimitrov
My favourite moray ell
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 24, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mauritius
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