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Water is the sky
By Macro Wu
posted (6 days ago)
18 votes

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

Yellow
By Taner Atilgan
posted (last week)
16 votes

coconut octopus and diver (Lembeh)
By Mathieu Foulquié
posted (last week)
13 votes

Anemone & fish
By Taner Atilgan
posted (This month)
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

Gorgeous coral
By Macro Wu
posted (last week)
9 votes

Turtle in the dome, Cozumel México
By Alejandro Topete
posted (last week)
8 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

4486 Entries Found: Page 161  of  167
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
Honey Gregory--- damsel fish by Fred Lentz
Honey Gregory--- damsel fish
11 Votes
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Picture of hanging mussel culture in the Oosterschelde, N... by Rob De Vries
Picture of hanging mussel culture in the Oosterschelde, Northsea in Holland. Picture taken with a 10,5 mm fisheye lense at +/- 5 cm from the anenome.
20 Votes
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Trumpetfish hiding behind a sea fan.
23 Votes
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Batfish, D70s, ISO200, f2.8, 1/13 by Larry Polster
Batfish, D70s, ISO200, f2.8, 1/13
13 Votes
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green turtle at the Ribbon Reefs, Australia, D200, wide a... by Steffen Binke
green turtle at the Ribbon Reefs, Australia, D200, wide angle, 2 ikelite strobes
45 Votes
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Sailfin Tang by Larry Polster
Sailfin Tang
14 Votes
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White Leaf Fish, D70s, lens 70mm, twin Ikelite D125, ISO2... by Larry Polster
White Leaf Fish, D70s, lens 70mm, twin Ikelite D125, ISO200, f/29, 1/60
13 Votes
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Cockatoo Waspfish, Lembeh
27 Votes
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coral catshark, Atelomycterus marmoratus - Tubajon Bay, D... by Lyndon Cubillan
coral catshark, Atelomycterus marmoratus - Tubajon Bay, Dinagat Island, Philippines.
17 Votes
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Sargent Major Reef
27 Votes
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Clown Trigger, Angaga, Maldives by Larry Polster
Clown Trigger, Angaga, Maldives
19 Votes
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sealions. Galapagos. 10.5mm. by Derek Haslam
sealions. Galapagos. 10.5mm.
26 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 24, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Ecuador
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Schooling Glassfish around soft coral at Hin Daeng, Thail... by Fatt Chuen Foo
Schooling Glassfish around soft coral at Hin Daeng, Thailand taken with Olympus SP 350, Inon fisheye conversion lens, two Inon strobes
49 Votes
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Just scanned negative for much clearer shot than from low... by Mordechai Saxon
Just scanned negative for much clearer shot than from low res CD from store. Shot at wreck off reef by Sunset House
13 Votes
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Was looking to photograph the reef when the fish came int... by Mordechai Saxon
Was looking to photograph the reef when the fish came into view to add a nice element in the composition
16 Votes
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Hanging Soft Coral. Taken in Sipadan with Canon S80, Inon... by Edvin Eng
Hanging Soft Coral. Taken in Sipadan with Canon S80, Inon Z240 strobe & lens.
19 Votes
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Reef seen with a Greasy Grouper(epinephelus tauvina) taking center stage.
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, July 18, 2008
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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Getty-Up little Horse sea, Seahorse swimming from one pla... by Fred Lentz
Getty-Up little Horse sea, Seahorse swimming from one place to another.
10 Votes
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Lets see some teeth. A Giant Moray (gymnothorax javanicus) not scared to show its set.
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 17, 2008
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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This is a photo of a porcupinefish and my daughter, while... by David Heidemann
This is a photo of a porcupinefish and my daughter, while snorkeling at night.
9 Votes
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Often attracted by divers lights this Common Lionfish (pterois miles) is on the hunt on this night dive. Using the light of my strobe to find its prey. South Red Sea.
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 14, 2008
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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Spiny spider crab. Not very happy! Trefor pier. D200, 10.... by Derek Haslam
Spiny spider crab. Not very happy! Trefor pier. D200, 10.5mm.
11 Votes
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A Napoleon Wrasse (cheilinus undulatus) faces up for a portrait. I would have liked to crop this one but i'm not sure how it would turn out.
27 Votes
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Reef seen with Red Sea Anemonefish (amphiprion bicinctus) while divers approach from the background. South Red Sea.
25 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 12, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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A very territorial male Speckled Sandperch (parapercis hexophthalma). Looking after his harem and keeping an eye on me at the same time.
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 10, 2008
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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sharm el seik,ras mohamed,nikond2x 10,5mm 2 strobes
Bronze Medal Bronze Medal 2008

Final RoundThrough to 2008 awards final round judging

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Another classic CFWA shot
24 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 9, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Royal Gramma: Protecting it's Turf  by Fred Lentz
Royal Gramma: Protecting it's Turf
7 Votes
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