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

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basketstar shrimp
By Oscar Miralpeix
posted (Last month)
32 votes

Clown anemonefish
By Volker Lonz
posted (6 days ago)
22 votes

bargibanti portrait
By Massimo Giorgetta
posted (Last month)
21 votes

mantis ... with eggs
By Oscar Miralpeix
posted (This month)
19 votes

boxing crab ... with eggs
By Oscar Miralpeix
posted (This month)
18 votes

porcelain crab
By Oscar Miralpeix
posted (last week)
18 votes

Grouper with cleaning shrimp
By Volker Lonz
posted (4 days ago)
18 votes

'A Golden Moment'
By Jim Catlin
posted (Last month)
17 votes

Blue Ribbon Eel
By Volker Lonz
posted (This month)
17 votes

Moal Boal . Philippines
Nokon D200, 60 macro
Seacam housing, two strobo sea and sea 120YS
ISO200;F32; 1/200
By Marchione Giacomo
posted (5 days ago)
16 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
"Yes, I do have chamaelion eyes and I can see everything ... by Diogo Ferreira
"Yes, I do have chamaelion eyes and I can see everything arround me..."
10 Votes
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Sea turtle by Wawan Mangile
Sea turtle
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, July 11, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indonesia
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Hypselodoris courtship by Carlos Ortolà
Hypselodoris courtship
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 9, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Spain
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The moray in narrow DOF.
29 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 15, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Aegean Sea Turkey
view portfolio more shots by Mehmet Salih Bilal
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Ambon Commensal Shrimp
15 Votes
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octopus
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 9, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Puerto Rico
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"I am an unpopular electric eel in a pool of catfish." Ed... by Stefan Follows
"I am an unpopular electric eel in a pool of catfish." Edith Sitwell. Striped Catfish - Plotosus lineatus. Chaloklum, Thailand-EM5-Oly 60mm-1/250-f5.6-iso200-Inon D2000
17 Votes
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A Red Sea rockskipper blenny at the surface of a rock at ... by Laura Dinraths
A Red Sea rockskipper blenny at the surface of a rock at low tide
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 15, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Koh Tao.Blue eyes.
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, July 11, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: South China Sea Thailand
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jawfish with eggs
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 9, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Puerto Rico
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Big Brother's eye. by Michal Rysniak
Big Brother's eye.
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22 Votes
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A common sally-light-foot crab (shore-crab, crustacean) a... by Laura Dinraths
A common sally-light-foot crab (shore-crab, crustacean) at the surface at low tide
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 13, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Porcupinefish
Escort for the football worldcup champion ( Germany?!!!)
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 10, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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WEB BURRFISH by Guillermo Lago Grau
WEB BURRFISH
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 8, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Netherlands Antilles
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Porcupine Fish Eye
Grand Cayman
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 15, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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very shy mandarin fish
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 12, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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The Fakir
(Tiger Shrimp) by Nadia Chiesi
The Fakir
(Tiger Shrimp)
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 9, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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single - castagnola
26 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 8, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Halmahera Sea Indonesia
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This grouper has something to say by Tolga Baloglu
This grouper has something to say
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 13, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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A curious octopus! by Tolga Baloglu
A curious octopus!
26 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 10, 2014
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date posted location: Aegean Sea Turkey
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Scorpionfish resting as always.
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 8, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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Coleman Shrimps. The carapace of the bigger shrimp deform... by Kf Leong
Coleman Shrimps. The carapace of the bigger shrimp deformed because of parasite infestation.
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 14, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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Common lionfish on seagrass by Laura Dinraths
Common lionfish on seagrass
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, July 11, 2014
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date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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batfish
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 8, 2014
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date posted location: Puerto Rico
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Egyptian thorny seahorse in seagrass, macro lens by Laura Dinraths
Egyptian thorny seahorse in seagrass, macro lens
15 Votes
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Santa Rosa Wall Beauty by Liana Pribla
Santa Rosa Wall Beauty
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 10, 2014
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date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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coralcrab
5 Votes
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