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Hide n Seek
By Kelvin H.y. Tan
posted (last week)
20 votes

Pigmy Seahorse.
Tulamben, Bali
By Aleksandr Marinicev
posted (last week)
16 votes

Fluffy fishy
By James Deverich
posted (This month)
14 votes

A seahorse swimming in unnatural position for avoiding me
By Fabio Strazzi
posted (This month)
14 votes

Hide and seek.  Two inquisitive anemone fish peeking out to see if I was still watching.
By Jeff Lafrenz
posted (last week)
14 votes

They may not look like it, but Dragon Morays tend to be very shy and take some time to get close enough to achieve an uncluttered background. Canon 100mm L lens, F14, 1/125, ISO 100 (no crop)
By Tony Cherbas
posted (last week)
14 votes

~ Electric Blue ~
By Geo Cloete
posted (5 days ago)
12 votes

Eye of Thorny Seahorse.
By Daisuke Kurashima
posted (last week)
11 votes

Midnight stroll
By Kelvin H.y. Tan
posted (last week)
11 votes

Hanging ...

Tube Anemone - Cerianthus sp.

Ang Thong, Thailand
By Stefan Follows
posted (last week)
11 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
Hippocampus Guttulatus by Deniz Muzaffer Gökmen
Hippocampus Guttulatus
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date posted posted: 07:41 CST Today (12 hours ago)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Sea of Marmara Turkey
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Cardinal fish taking care of the eggs by Neil Wijayaratne
Cardinal fish taking care of the eggs
2 Votes
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date posted posted: 03:32 CST Today (16 hours ago)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Rudarius excelsus
Using 100mmL with 12mm and 25mm ext.tubes by Wayne Jones
Rudarius excelsus
Using 100mmL with 12mm and 25mm ext.tubes
9 Votes
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Harlequin Crab
3 Votes
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Close up shot of a pipefish with my new inon macro lenses... by Kerri Keet
Close up shot of a pipefish with my new inon macro lenses. Not an easy shot to get as they move around quite a bit.
2 Votes
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The Arlequins.
Nikon D800E . 105mm Nikon , lens sub sea . Two strobo
11 Votes
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Mouth Brooder Central
4 Votes
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Giant moray by Denis Morandet
Giant moray
4 Votes
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Conchodytes tridacnae by Kelvin H.y. Tan
Conchodytes tridacnae
9 Votes
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date posted posted: (3 days ago)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Close encounter by Enrique Pascual
Close encounter
4 Votes
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date posted posted: (4 days ago)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: United States
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Fingerprint shell
5 Votes
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date posted posted: (4 days ago)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Netherlands Antilles
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glowing.......... by Claudia Weber-Gebert
glowing..........
5 Votes
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Moray Eel/Muraenidae Mauritius Trou Aux Biches
Jean-Yves... by Jean-Yves Bignoux
Moray Eel/Muraenidae Mauritius Trou Aux Biches
Jean-Yves Bignoux,Canon 7D Ikelite housing,DS160 Strobe flash,Tamron 60mm macro SP2
4 Votes
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date posted posted: (4 days ago)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mauritius
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A small klipfish rests on a sinuous sea fan at Photographer's Reef, Simon's Town - South Africa. Canon 7dmkii, Canon 60mm macro, Snooted YS-D1 strobe, Sea & sea housing.
6 Votes
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Spring collection.  This decorator crab is looking very s... by Dominic Stewart-White
Spring collection. This decorator crab is looking very stylish sitting on top of his sea pen. The photo was taken with a macro diopter and a simple torch. Captured top down to get a really interesting composition.
6 Votes
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date posted posted: (4 days ago)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Flores Sea Indonesia
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I can see you
~ Electric Blue ~
12 Votes
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love is in the air!
3 Votes
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date posted posted: (5 days ago)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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clownfish
5 Votes
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H E L L O . W O R L D 
Happy World Turtle Day
Baby Hawk... by Irwin Ang
H E L L O . W O R L D
Happy World Turtle Day
Baby Hawksbill sea turtle (Eretmochelys imbricata)
Perhentian Island (KT), Malaysia. May 2015
9 Votes
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Common shrimp snooted with a simple torch by Neil Wijayaratne
Common shrimp snooted with a simple torch
6 Votes
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A hunting frogfish is always a nice encounter. The fleshy lure of the hairy frogfish makes it very recognizable. To get the lure as big as possible this shot was made with an Inon Macro Wide angle lens. Focus distance 0 cm.
9 Votes
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date posted posted: (5 days ago)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Molucca Sea Indonesia
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Trompet fish look by Enrique Pascual
Trompet fish look
2 Votes
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date posted posted: (6 days ago)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: United States
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Goby
5 Votes
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date posted posted: (6 days ago)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippines
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Mantis shrimp showing off its colours by Neil Wijayaratne
Mantis shrimp showing off its colours
0 Votes
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Face Off
Giant Frogfish - Antennarius Commerson
Bali, Indonisia
6 Votes
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date posted posted: (6 days ago)
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date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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They may not look like it, but Dragon Morays tend to be very shy and take some time to get close enough to achieve an uncluttered background. Canon 100mm L lens, F14, 1/125, ISO 100 (no crop)
14 Votes
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date posted posted: (last week)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific United States
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