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Gang of Grunts
By Jim Garber
posted (Last month)
23 votes

Blind Yellow Seahorses
By Marco Gargiulo
posted (This month)
23 votes

Spanish Dancer
By Jagwang Koo
posted (Last month)
22 votes

Coral Banded Shrimp- biggest I've ever seen, almost 6 inches across
By Steven Miller
posted (Last month)
22 votes

Pigmy sea horse Yellow. Raja Ampat
Nikon D800E, 60 macro 
Seacam housing , two strobo sea and sea 120YS
ISO100;F18;1/160
By Marchione Giacomo
posted (last week)
18 votes

Blue ringed octopus in Raja Ampat.
By Mehmet Salih Bilal
posted (This month)
17 votes

Date Taken: 3-09-2014
Title: Eel Yawning  Not Crop 
Housing: Seacam
Camera : Nikon D800
Lens: 105mm
Diopter: Teleconvertor 1.4 Tamron + Nauticam SMC
Strobe: 2 x Seacam 150
Setting: 1/250sec, f32, ISO100
By Lionel De Landtsheer
posted (This month)
17 votes

one open one closed
By Simon Dyer
posted (Last month)
16 votes

Boxfish
Bunaken island, Indonesia
By Hans-Gert Broeder
posted (This month)
16 votes

The king
By Walter Bassi
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
a yellow seahorse by Kf Leong
a yellow seahorse
4 Votes
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Whitemargin stargazer buried under sand at night by Laura Dinraths
Whitemargin stargazer buried under sand at night
15 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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John Dory, night dive #2
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56 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 31, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Tyrrhenian Sea Italy
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Peacock flounder close-up - Amazing Camouflage by Jeff Ma
by: Jeff Ma
Peacock flounder close-up - Amazing Camouflage
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 31, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific United States
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I'm An Upstart ... Sawblade Shrimp - Tozeuma armatum. Sai... by Stefan Follows
I'm An Upstart ... Sawblade Shrimp - Tozeuma armatum. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Oly 12-50mm-1/250-f22-iso200-Inon D2000-Inon UCL165
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: South China Sea Thailand
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Cuttlefish at jetty dive spot
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Wisnu Sulistio
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Taken at padang bai, bali indonesia
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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Eel
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17 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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John dory, night dive
43 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Tyrrhenian Sea Italy
view portfolio more shots by Marco Gargiulo
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Shrimp on home
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 29, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
view portfolio more shots by Alejandro Topete
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Sand Diver
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16 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 28, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Puerto Rico
view portfolio more shots by Abimael Márquez
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A room with a view
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 28, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
view portfolio more shots by Jim Catlin
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Squid close up
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 28, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Octopus Portrait
Macabuca, Grand Cayman
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 27, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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A couple of spotted shrimpfish over seagrass at night by Laura Dinraths
A couple of spotted shrimpfish over seagrass at night
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 26, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Electric file clam in a cave shows her "electric" flashing light
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, July 25, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Visayan Sea Philippines
view portfolio more shots by Andre Philip
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Frogfish
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 24, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Puerto Rico
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Juvenile giant frogfish (antennarius commersoni). by Arno Enzo
Juvenile giant frogfish (antennarius commersoni).
2 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 23, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Bohol Sea Philippines
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The boxer shrimp feels comfortable as a rider on the grouper's back
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 22, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: South China Sea Thailand
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Mouthfull by Els Van Den Borre
Mouthfull
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Will make an excellent postcard , well done.
34 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 22, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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Savigny's feather star inside a reef crevice by Laura Dinraths
Savigny's feather star inside a reef crevice
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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Skeleton Shrimp
Puget Sound, WA, U.S.A.
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 21, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific United States
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a small cuttlefish of Malapascua by Kf Leong
a small cuttlefish of Malapascua
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 21, 2014
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date posted location: Visayan Sea Philippines
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scorpionfish (lat.: Scorpaenidae)

NIKON D7000 in a Sea... by Thomas Bannenberg
scorpionfish (lat.: Scorpaenidae)
NIKON D7000 in a Seacam "Prelude" uw housing, @105mm
Settings: f11 1/60, ISO 100
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 21, 2014
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date posted location: Visayan Sea Philippines
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Homarus gammarus Tuscany Lobster by Claudio Sgarbi
Homarus gammarus Tuscany Lobster
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 20, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Tyrrhenian Sea Italy
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Goby on yellow wire coral by Laura Dinraths
Goby on yellow wire coral
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 19, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Frogfish
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, July 18, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Puerto Rico
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