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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)
17 votes

Fireworks
By Tianhong Wang
posted (last week)
16 votes

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

Leopard moray eel, (Enchelycore pardalis), La Paz, Mexico
By Filip Staes
posted (last week)
16 votes

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

Shades of Pink
By Peet J Van Eeden
posted (Last month)
15 votes

to all OW photographers
By Marc Van Den Broeck
posted (This month)
15 votes

Defying Gravity
By Carrie Dutchak
posted (last week)
15 votes

Lubricogobius exiguus 
Two In A Bottle
By Wayne Jones
posted (last week)
15 votes


By Susannah H. Snowden-Smith
posted (This month)
14 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
Eel peeking out of corals with Christmas Tree worms.
11 Votes
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Hermodice carunculata
Fire worm by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Hermodice carunculata
Fire worm
7 Votes
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mantis shrimp by Niky Šímová
mantis shrimp
4 Votes
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Shades of Pink by Peet J Van Eeden
Shades of Pink
15 Votes
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Vlokslak, Aeolidia papillosa found at a depth of 9m. by Eduard Bello
Vlokslak, Aeolidia papillosa found at a depth of 9m.
4 Votes
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The Hunter and the Hunted by Peet J Van Eeden
The Hunter and the Hunted
13 Votes
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The Tenants- Two Bar Clownfishes by Peet J Van Eeden
The Tenants- Two Bar Clownfishes
9 Votes
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Wonderpus under snoot.
7 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Mehmet Salih Bilal
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Bearded fireworm, Hermodice carunculata (Pallas, 1766), t... by James Funk
Bearded fireworm, Hermodice carunculata (Pallas, 1766), taken in Bonaire.
7 Votes
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Zenopontonia rex on Doriprismatica atromarginata by Julian Hsu
Zenopontonia rex on Doriprismatica atromarginata
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4 Votes
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The Porcelain Crab derives its name from shedding a limb ... by Peet J Van Eeden
The Porcelain Crab derives its name from shedding a limb when attacked by a predator
11 Votes
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The Portrait of the Rhinopias
9 Votes
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The Prey's Tears
15 Votes
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to all OW photographers "happy new year" and "Merry Christmas"
4 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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view portfolio more shots by Marc Van Den Broeck
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Hairy squot lobstercrab by Niky Šímová
Hairy squot lobstercrab
5 Votes
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Poltergeist or noisy ghost. More commonly known as the Ri... by Peet J Van Eeden
Poltergeist or noisy ghost. More commonly known as the Ribbon Eel
12 Votes
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Merry Christmas to everyone! Hope you enjoy the holidays ... by Robert Smits
Merry Christmas to everyone! Hope you enjoy the holidays to the fullest! Feel free to follow me on Instagram Robert_Smits_Photography or Facebook click here
6 Votes
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Giant Sea Clam- the legend is not true that it will drown... by Peet J Van Eeden
Giant Sea Clam- the legend is not true that it will drown divers
12 Votes
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Octopus vulgaris
Brown camouflage by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Octopus vulgaris
Brown camouflage
9 Votes
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Through the "eye" of a  giant sea clam by Peet J Van Eeden
Through the "eye" of a giant sea clam
15 Votes
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Tiger shrimp
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15 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Andaman Sea Indonesia
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view portfolio more shots by Athanassios Lazarides
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to all OW photographers "happy new year" and "Merry Christmas"
4 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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view portfolio more shots by Marc Van Den Broeck
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The Cleaning Station. Durban dancers(also known as camel ... by Peet J Van Eeden
The Cleaning Station. Durban dancers(also known as camel shrimps) doing a manicure
14 Votes
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~ The Hawk ~
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13 Votes
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Jayakar's seahorse (Hippocampus jayakari), Dahab, Egypt.
26 Votes
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Sun-burst soft coral (m. capensis) is  the the only speci... by Peet J Van Eeden
Sun-burst soft coral (m. capensis) is the the only species of this genus and occurs in South African waters
13 Votes
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Goby
6 Votes
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