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Underwater Photo Contest | Macro - Close-Up (10)

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Jayakar's seahorse (Hippocampus jayakari), Dahab, Egypt.
By Filip Staes
posted (Last month)
26 votes

Small snakelocks anemone (Sagartiogeton undatus), Zeeland, The Netherlands.
By Filip Staes
posted (Last month)
18 votes

Rising Sun. The beauty of the Plum Anemone (Actinia mandelae) Occurs on both sides of the Cape Peninsula
By Peet J Van Eeden
posted (Last month)
16 votes

Date Taken: Dec 2017
Title: PINK
Location: Ambon Indonesia
Camera: Canon 5D Mark III
Housing: Sea & Sea
Lens: Canon 100mm Marco F/2.8L
Strobe: 2* Sea & Sea Ysd1
Diopter: Naticam SMC
Setting: F/14 1/160 ISO 200
By Ming Wen
posted (last week)
16 votes

Through the
By Peet J Van Eeden
posted (Last month)
15 votes

The Prey's Tears
By Bailiang Li
posted (Last month)
15 votes

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By Marc Van Den Broeck
posted (last week)
15 votes

Fireworks
By Tianhong Wang
posted (last week)
15 votes

Pliopontonia furtiva
By Julian Hsu
posted (last week)
15 votes

Leopard moray eel, (Enchelycore pardalis), La Paz, Mexico
By Filip Staes
posted (last week)
15 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
Rhinopia
27 Votes
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Brede ringsprietslak, facelina auriculata. Dutch waters:D... by Eduard Bello
Brede ringsprietslak, facelina auriculata. Dutch waters:Dreischor Parking depth:10m temperature 13C
16 Votes
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clownface
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 11, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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This is the life of me. (Nemofish with isopod)
18 Votes
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Juvenile Queen Trigger by Henley Spiers
Juvenile Queen Trigger
21 Votes
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Fish
13 Votes
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Rock Hind at cleaning station by Robert Michaelson
Rock Hind at cleaning station
13 Votes
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I have an eye on you by Mario Robillard
I have an eye on you
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 12, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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Walkman
24 Votes
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Squid
14 Votes
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big mouth
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 18, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Grumpy Rhinophia by Henley Spiers
Grumpy Rhinophia
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, October 13, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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Grumpy Frogfish by Henley Spiers
Grumpy Frogfish
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 11, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Visayan Sea Philippines
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Happy clutch of shrimplets
14 Votes
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Galathea strigosa by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Galathea strigosa
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 11, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Aegean Sea Turkey
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So small but so cute by Mario Robillard
So small but so cute
10 Votes
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Gobi under stars
12 Votes
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Kuşadası / Aydın / Adabanko dive point October.2017
14 Votes
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A jaw fish with hundred new life in its mouth. I spent 4 dives to search and wait this shoot.
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So many eyes! Perfect timing and focus
35 Votes
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NIGHT WARRIOR
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, October 10, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Gunnel posing for a few seconds by Mario Robillard
Gunnel posing for a few seconds
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8 Votes
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Murray Eel
12 Votes
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Astropecten aranciacus
Red comb seastar by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Astropecten aranciacus
Red comb seastar
13 Votes
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Gezaagde steurgarnaal, palaemon serratus. Almost 12cm by Eduard Bello
Gezaagde steurgarnaal, palaemon serratus. Almost 12cm
8 Votes
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S C R E A M E R
Lemon Goby with eggs
(Lubricogobius exiguus)
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23 Votes
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Alone in the dark by Mario Robillard
Alone in the dark
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 11, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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Where are eggs?
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19 Votes
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