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crooked
By Marc Van Den Broeck
posted (last week)
25 votes

Date: 30/07/2018
Location : ishigaki Japan
Camera : Nikon D850
Housing : Nauticam
Lens : 105mm marco 
Strobe : Retra +Retra LSD 
Settings : 1/250sec, f/22, ISO 100
By Jinggong Zhang
posted (This month)
24 votes

Blenny close up, La Paz Mexico
By Alejandro Topete
posted (This month)
23 votes

In a symbiotic relationship, a small shrimp cleans out the hole it shares with a goby who keeps a lookout for predators.
By Glenn Ostle
posted (6 days ago)
22 votes

green eye
By Marc Van Den Broeck
posted (This month)
21 votes

Coral pipefish
By John Parker
posted (4 days ago)
19 votes

Blenny in a an empty blanus shell.
By Vasco Baselli
posted (Last month)
18 votes

reddotscrab
By Marc Van Den Broeck
posted (last week)
18 votes

Sea anemone in False bay Cape Peninsula
By Peet J Van Eeden
posted (last week)
17 votes


Date: 28/07/2018
Location : ishigaki Japan
Camera : Nikon D850
Housing : Nauticam
Lens : 105mm marco 
Strobe : Retra X2 +Retra LSD X2
Settings : 1/250sec, f/22, ISO 400
By Jinggong Zhang
posted (This month)
16 votes
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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
Pole Dancer by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Hippocampus guttulatus
Pole Dancer
9 Votes
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Blenny close up, La Paz Mexico
shortlistedShortlisted!
23 Votes
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green eye
21 Votes
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Determination - this nudi was so determined to climb the hill (ok, it was a a small rise, but a hill to him!)
13 Votes
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Date: 30/07/2018
Location : ishigaki Japan
Camera : Nikon D850
Housing : Nauticam
Lens : 105mm marco
Strobe : Retra +Retra LSD
Settings : 1/250sec, f/22, ISO 100
shortlistedShortlisted!
24 Votes
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Cuttlefish Love!!!! by George Touliatos
Cuttlefish Love!!!!
8 Votes
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Octopus vulgaris eye by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Octopus vulgaris eye
6 Votes
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squid
9 Votes
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Blenny in a an empty blanus shell. by Vasco Baselli
Blenny in a an empty blanus shell.
Runner Up Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!
Final RoundThrough to 2018 awards final round judging
18 Votes
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Octopus at night
11 Votes
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Barracuda Yawn by Henley Spiers
Barracuda Yawn
10 Votes
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Shark Egg attached to a Sinuous Fan.
8 Votes
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Uranoscopus scaber by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Uranoscopus scaber
12 Votes
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Freckled Frogfish on Sipadan Wreck
5 Votes
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Diving of the Island of Pulau Weh, Banda Aceh, found gian... by Daryll Rivett
Diving of the Island of Pulau Weh, Banda Aceh, found giant moray eel in the process of having cleaner shrimp busily cleaning mouth and teeth of moray.
5 Votes
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Napoleon Snake Eel in the muck
9 Votes
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Baby Frogfish in Lembeh Strait. by Daniel Lamborn
Baby Frogfish in Lembeh Strait.
11 Votes
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Moonjellyfish ,Melbourne Australia by Jean-Yves Bignoux
Moonjellyfish ,Melbourne Australia
7 Votes
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Yellow skirt slug (Okenia elegans) - Picture taken in Dun... by Gary Carpenter
Yellow skirt slug (Okenia elegans) - Picture taken in Dunmanus Bay, Ireland.
9 Votes
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Ocean Art in Anilao...beautiful eye of a Crown Toby
14 Votes
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The nudibranch I prefer... by Mathieu Macias
The nudibranch I prefer...
10 Votes
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Flatworm
9 Votes
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Parablennius zvonimiri
Colourful by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Parablennius zvonimiri
Colourful
9 Votes
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Deep Thoughts:
Created background effect and capture the... by Guan Teoh
Deep Thoughts:
Created background effect and capture the moment of the frogfish; portraying the frogfish having some thoughts about his next meal.
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16 Votes
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Colourful star... by Eduard Bello
Colourful star...
6 Votes
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Red/blue starfish in the Puget Sound
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25 Votes
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Flamingo Tongue in St. Thomas USVI by Steve Dolan
Flamingo Tongue in St. Thomas USVI
5 Votes
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