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Electric shock
By Tianhong Wang
posted (Last month)
18 votes


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

Portrait of a Magnificent Tube Worm, Weda Bay, Halmahera Island, Indonesia.
By Richard Goluch
posted (This month)
18 votes

Mystique 

Taken with canon S120
By Ajiex Dharma
posted (last week)
16 votes

Lizard fish of Bonaire
By Beate Seiler
posted (last week)
15 votes

The Frilled Nudibranch 

Common to the Cape Peninsula on both sides of the Atlantic sea
By Peet J Van Eeden
posted (This month)
14 votes

Porcupinefish, Lembeh, Sulawesi.
By Filip Staes
posted (last week)
14 votes

Blenny with craizy hair, Klein Bonaire
By Alejandro Topete
posted (last week)
13 votes

Wild Fire

The Branchial Plumes of a Spanish Dancer
By Peet J Van Eeden
posted (5 days ago)
13 votes

Sunlight
By Tianhong Wang
posted (This month)
12 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest | Macro - Close-Up

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Shots taken of a subject between 3 inches and 1 foot (7.5 to 30cm) in size (e.g. large fish or diver head) that dominates the frame - any background is incidental and occupies LESS THAN 50% of frame
illusion of a turtles eye by Ipah Uid
illusion of a turtles eye
2 Votes
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Crab eating a fireworm
5 Votes
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Scorpionfish by Viktor Vrbovský
Scorpionfish
1 Votes
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date posted posted: (3 days ago)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Egypt
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Peruvian Giant Blenny - Scartichthys gigas by Vasco Baselli
Peruvian Giant Blenny - Scartichthys gigas
2 Votes
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Dardanus calidus by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Dardanus calidus
2 Votes
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Anemoon fish by Brocken Rudi
Anemoon fish
2 Votes
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Hunchback arthropod and friend by Peet J Van Eeden
Hunchback arthropod and friend
5 Votes
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Wild Fire

The Branchial Plumes of a Spanish Dancer by Peet J Van Eeden
Wild Fire
The Branchial Plumes of a Spanish Dancer
13 Votes
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Mullus surmuletus
Red Stripped Mullet by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Mullus surmuletus
Red Stripped Mullet
4 Votes
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This beautiful sea anemone looks like a flower under the ... by Chansey Luby
This beautiful sea anemone looks like a flower under the sea.
4 Votes
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Frilled Nudibranchs pairng up
 by Peet J Van Eeden
Frilled Nudibranchs pairng up
6 Votes
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Sabella spallanzanii by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Sabella spallanzanii
6 Votes
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Mantis shrimp Nuvilu Diving
12 Votes
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Lizard fish of Bonaire
15 Votes
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Blenny with craizy hair, Klein Bonaire
13 Votes
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Parablennius gattorugine
COUPLE by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Parablennius gattorugine
COUPLE
4 Votes
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Porcupinefish, Lembeh, Sulawesi.
14 Votes
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Doncella en el azul by Matilde Llombart
Doncella en el azul
2 Votes
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date posted posted: (last week)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Malaysia
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L'ospite by Immacolata Moccia
L'ospite
4 Votes
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date posted posted: (last week)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Tyrrhenian Sea Italy
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Amphiprion. by Sergey Lisitsyn
Amphiprion.
10 Votes
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ONE SIDED
Frogfish by Ton Ghela
ONE SIDED
Frogfish
9 Votes
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Goby and Eggs by Violet Ting
Goby and Eggs
11 Votes
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Cleaning time
7 Votes
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Common marine hermit crabs (Pagurus bernhardus), Zeeland, The Netherlands
5 Votes
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Fluorescent Gasflame Nudibranch during a night dive at th... by Peet J Van Eeden
Fluorescent Gasflame Nudibranch during a night dive at the PMB wreck using Nightsea fluorescent kit
8 Votes
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Trigla hirundo by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Trigla hirundo
3 Votes
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Mystique 

Taken with canon S120 by Ajiex Dharma
Mystique
Taken with canon S120
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16 Votes
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