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Barrel jellyfish, Zeeland, the Netherlands.
By Filip Staes
posted (This month)
29 votes

Yellow crinoid
By Marco Gargiulo
posted (This month)
29 votes

The Big Yawn
By Kerim Sabuncuoglu
posted (last week)
26 votes

View over the anemone fish, Raja Ampat.
By Filip Staes
posted (last week)
17 votes

Intricate coral stands, snow white sand and crazy clear water.  Even if I didn't have a camera in my hands it'd still be a great trip.
By Billy Watson
posted (Last month)
15 votes


By Filip Staes
posted (5 days ago)
15 votes

Close encounter with Diagonal-Banded Sweetlips in Raja Ampat.
By Norm Vexler
posted (This month)
14 votes

Symphodus melanocercus
Lucky timing
By Cumhur Gedikoglu
posted (3 days ago)
13 votes

crocodile in black
By Marc Van Den Broeck
posted (This month)
12 votes

Goniobranchus annulatus
By Athanassios Lazarides
posted (This month)
12 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest | Wide Angle - Close Focus

4331 Entries Found: Page 11  of  161
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
Manta Ray in Hanifaru Bay, Baa Atoll taken with Olympus T... by Chris Rodrigues
Manta Ray in Hanifaru Bay, Baa Atoll taken with Olympus TG1. The sun appeared through the clouds causing the mantas reflection while this gentle giant glided past me.
8 Votes
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Yaaawn by Gabriel De Leon Jr
Yaaawn
13 Votes
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a lot going on!
15 Votes
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lemon shark eating
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, August 29, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Bahamas
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view portfolio more shots by Michael Dornellas
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Three-spot wrasse passing by. by Jessica Fagan
Three-spot wrasse passing by.
3 Votes
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American salt water crocodile close-up by Daniel Flormann
American salt water crocodile close-up
12 Votes
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Reef squid, Molasses Reef, Key Largo, Florida. Shot withing the Key Largo National Marine Sanctuary with a Canon 7D MK II in an Ikelite Housing. Canon 17-40 lens (zoomed to 40mm) and lit with two Ikelite 125 strobes.
14 Votes
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2 double saddle butterfly fish hanging out by Jessica Fagan
2 double saddle butterfly fish hanging out
4 Votes
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SMILE! A playful parrotfish seem to smile at my dome by Pietro Cremone
SMILE! A playful parrotfish seem to smile at my dome
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Wow! Spectacular colors, excellent separation from the background, great angle and capture! Clear winner.
32 Votes
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Masked bannerfish swimming by. by Jessica Fagan
Masked bannerfish swimming by.
10 Votes
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A couple of Striated surgeonfish dancing together. by Jessica Fagan
A couple of Striated surgeonfish dancing together.
14 Votes
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'Light Ray' - A southern stingray of Grand Cayman
17 Votes
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cleaning by Marc Van Den Broeck
cleaning
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 27, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Mozambique Channel Tanzania
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Whoze in there by Jim Garber
Whoze in there
19 Votes
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Friendly Turtle at Punta Venado, Playa del Carmen.
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 28, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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view portfolio more shots by Abimael Márquez
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MM by Marko Perisic
MM
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21 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 11, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Balearic Sea Spain
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Green turtle comeback by Plamena Mileva
Green turtle comeback
16 Votes
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Reef Squid, Molasses Reef, Key Largo, Florida.
12 Votes
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'Into The Woods' - A mutton snapper swims through the coral reefs of Grand Cayman
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24 Votes
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Anemone fish looking out. by Jessica Fagan
Anemone fish looking out.
5 Votes
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niceface by Marc Van Den Broeck
niceface
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 27, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Mozambique Channel Tanzania
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Two birds wathing, San Benedicto Mexico
18 Votes
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A very friendly hogfish hogging the camera. by Stuart Spechler
A very friendly hogfish hogging the camera.
5 Votes
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EYE IN THE SKY - A jellyfish shot in a particular angle r... by Pietro Cremone
EYE IN THE SKY - A jellyfish shot in a particular angle resembles an eye!
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23 Votes
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Spider crab under sunlight , babbacombe bay u.k by Mark Hedges
Spider crab under sunlight , babbacombe bay u.k
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17 Votes
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Posing green moray by John Stofko
Posing green moray
8 Votes
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Giants Manta Ray, San Benedicto Mexico by Alejandro Topete
Giants Manta Ray, San Benedicto Mexico
38 Votes
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