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Eye to Eye with a Porcelain Crab
By Peet J Van Eeden
posted (Last month)
16 votes

Spinecheek Anemonefish -- Florida Islands, Solomon Islands
By Billy Watson
posted (last week)
16 votes

Shrimp Toothbrush
By Henley Spiers
posted (Last month)
15 votes

The Coral Garden. Sodwana Bay, KZN, South Africa
By Peet J Van Eeden
posted (Last month)
14 votes

Violet spotted anemone in False bay, Cape Peninsula, South Africa
By Peet J Van Eeden
posted (Last month)
13 votes

Nice smile....
By Joerg Blessing
posted (last week)
13 votes

Stunned
By Tianhong Wang
posted (5 days ago)
13 votes

My favourite 'small fish' the Longnosed hawkfish
By Sam Taylor
posted (Last month)
12 votes

Cape Urchin in False Bay, Cape Peninsula, South Africa
By Peet J Van Eeden
posted (Last month)
11 votes

If Dracula was a fish
By John Roach
posted (Last month)
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
Snooted Goldentail Moray, Pink Beach, Bonaire
3 Votes
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Violet Spotted Sea Anemone in False Bay, Cape Peninsula, South Africa
14 Votes
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Hippocampus guttulatus
Speckled seahorse by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Hippocampus guttulatus
Speckled seahorse
16 Votes
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Periclimenes imperator.
Nikon D800E , 105 macro 1 strobo . Snoote Retra
Lembeh strait
6 Votes
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Image of a seastar
13 Votes
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Parablennius zvonimiri by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Parablennius zvonimiri
8 Votes
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Tiger Shrimp in Ambon
10 Votes
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Lizard fish- Anilao / Philippines by Mehmet Öztabak
Lizard fish- Anilao / Philippines
7 Votes
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Symbiotic relationship
24 Votes
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The Face of an Angel, Roatan, Honduras. This specimen was... by David Gilchrist
The Face of an Angel, Roatan, Honduras. This specimen was under a ledge but Imwas able to capture this image as it moved around.
5 Votes
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Fluorescent image The Giant Turban
8 Votes
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Tiny little fish face by Mario Robillard
Tiny little fish face
5 Votes
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yellow seahorse by Thomas Bannenberg
yellow seahorse
1 Votes
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Golden Pearl by Eduard Bello
Golden Pearl
2 Votes
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Black and Red ! by Claude Lespagne
Black and Red !
shortlistedShortlisted!
20 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Egypt
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Roar
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25 Votes
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Fluorescent strawberry anemones in False Bay
11 Votes
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The Cape Rock Lobster in False Bay has only a touch of fluorescence
5 Votes
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Just behind a pilar by Eduard Bello
Just behind a pilar
4 Votes
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Goldentail moray, Pink Beach, Bonaire
7 Votes
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The balcony.
Lembeh strait. Porcellain crab , double exposition
Nikon D800E , 105 macro . Snoote Retra with Z240
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15 Votes
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Catch me if you can by Mario Robillard
Catch me if you can
6 Votes
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Parablennius zvonimiri by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Parablennius zvonimiri
8 Votes
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Honeycomb cowfish, Something Special, Bonaire
2 Votes
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colors by Claude Lespagne
colors
19 Votes
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Spectre
Snooted super klipfish in False Bay
Second place Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!

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Editor's Comment
Amazing use of creative lighting on this one!
12 Votes
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Nocturnal encounter
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8 Votes
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