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Gorgone Starfish, Giannutri Island
By Marco Gargiulo
posted (This month)
43 votes

THE FLIGHT
By Marco Gargiulo
posted (This month)
38 votes

Mooray
By Marco Gargiulo
posted (This month)
36 votes

Frontal view
By Marco Gargiulo
posted (This month)
29 votes

Sargasso & Sun
By Marco Gargiulo
posted (last week)
28 votes

Red net
By Marco Gargiulo
posted (5 days ago)
24 votes

Ribbed Medusa
Puget Sound, WA, U.S.A.
By Tom Radio
posted Yesterday
24 votes

Aplisya
By Marco Gargiulo
posted (last week)
21 votes

Lizardfish, night dive
By Marco Gargiulo
posted (last week)
19 votes

Galapagos Islands
By Eduardo Acevedo
posted (last week)
17 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest | Wide Angle - Close Focus

3260 Entries Found: Page 11  of  121
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
Kimbe Bay by Tony Cherbas
Kimbe Bay
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votes: 19
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date posted posted: Friday, January 31, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Bismarck Sea Papua New Guinea
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ROOTS
votes: 19
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Close focus wide angle enough? Sperm Whale eye.
15mm D90, Ike housing.
votes: 17
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While waiting for my turn to photograph a frog fish, I discovered this batfishes under the table coral
votes: 7
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 1, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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The most friendly huksbill by Carlos Pérez
The most friendly huksbill
votes: 20
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date posted posted: Monday, January 27, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Honduras
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Cenote "Cueva de los Pecos", Playa Larga.
Canon 450, Tok... by Oxana Kamenskaya
Cenote "Cueva de los Pecos", Playa Larga.
Canon 450, Tokina 10-17 fisheye, 2 x strobes Ikelite 160
votes: 13
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The Vandenberg, Key West, FL. by Boaz Meiri
The Vandenberg, Key West, FL.
votes: 11
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Hypocampe by Philippe Brunner
Hypocampe
votes: 7
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 29, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Bohol Sea Philippines
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LACE
I love the changing colours and textures of these elephant ears
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votes: 26
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The devil fish "smoked" by Philippe Brunner
The devil fish "smoked"
votes: 16
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 22, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Bohol Sea Philippines
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raja, night dive
votes: 45
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date posted posted: Monday, January 20, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Tyrrhenian Sea Italy
view portfolio more shots by Marco Gargiulo
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Circles
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Another one that stands out from this series, great work Marco.
votes: 49
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 28, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Tyrrhenian Sea Italy
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Platax by Philippe Brunner
Platax
votes: 16
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 26, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Bohol Sea Philippines
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Acanthaster by Philippe Brunner
Acanthaster
votes: 9
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 21, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Bohol Sea Philippines
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Very large green moray just hanging in the cave, new came... by Jerry Stinnett
Very large green moray just hanging in the cave, new camera so not perfect but he is so cool.
votes: 10
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 30, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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booming with color by Nadya Kulagina
booming with color
votes: 16
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 26, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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Bubbles flying to Heaven.. A big turtle that dive with me... by Carlos Pérez
Bubbles flying to Heaven.. A big turtle that dive with me and my buddy in one of our last dive on Roatan Island Honduras
votes: 14
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 22, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Honduras
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Close focus wide angle cuttlefish
votes: 17
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 30, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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Zeus faber
votes: 17
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 26, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Ligurian Sea Italy
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Lionfish on sponge by Pietro Cremone
Lionfish on sponge
votes: 18
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 22, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Celebes Sea Malaysia
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Map Pufferfish
votes: 13
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date posted posted: Friday, January 31, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Chromium
Nikon D80 with Tamron SP AF 17-50mm f/2.8 (A16), focal length 50mm, Ikelite housing, D125 + Sea&Sea 50 Strobes.
Settings: Aperture f/4, Shutter Speed 1/60, ISO 100
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votes: 14
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Solitary circular batfin
Platax teira
votes: 11
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 23, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Seahorse in bw
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Editor's Comment
Beautiful image. This whole series that was uploaded is very impressive, great work Marco.
votes: 63
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date posted posted: Monday, January 20, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Tyrrhenian Sea Italy
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EARLY MORNING
votes: 25
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Different sweetlips in a cleaning staion
votes: 37
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 26, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Jellyfish in Jellyfish Lake
votes: 22
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 22, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Banda Sea Palau
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