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Underwater Photo Contest | Macro - Close-Up (5)

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'Blue Spots & Eyelashes'
Peacock Flounder (Bothus lunatus), Saint Lucia
By Henley Spiers
posted (5 days ago)
16 votes

G L O W
Thorny Seahorse
By Lilian Koh
posted (last week)
14 votes

'The Line-Up'
Juvenile Reef Squid stay close together just under the surface in St Lucia.
By Henley Spiers
posted (This month)
13 votes

Whip Coral Shrimp - Pontonides ankeri
By Dennis Chen
posted (This month)
13 votes

Mediterranean mantis shrimp, night dive, nikon f100 fuji velvia, 1990
By Marco Gargiulo
posted (This month)
13 votes

Octopus in spotlight
By Ponnie J
posted (This month)
12 votes

Sea Slug
Janolus Cristatus
F18, 1/160 Iso:100
Olympus OMD EM1 + 60mm Macro + Aquako IV Diopter Nauticam NA-EM1 Housing, 2x YS D1 Strobes
By Mesut Eryilmaz
posted (This month)
12 votes

Purple Haze
By Henley Spiers
posted (last week)
12 votes

W R A T H
Teddy Bear Crab
By Lilian Koh
posted (last week)
12 votes

Thorny seahorse in seagrass
By Laura Dinraths
posted (This month)
10 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
Double banded clown fish and its home by Peet J Van Eeden
Double banded clown fish and its home
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, May 31, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Secretary Blennie at Capt Don's Bonaire. Nikon D90 with d... by Robert Michaelson
Secretary Blennie at Capt Don's Bonaire. Nikon D90 with dual strobes.
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 30, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Netherlands Antilles
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About the eye / Squid
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 30, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Visual superpower. by Bradley Kerslake
Visual superpower.
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, May 29, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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The house is too small by Stepan Reshetnikov
The house is too small
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, May 29, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippines
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Snooted Anemone by Taner Atilgan
Snooted Anemone
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, May 29, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: North Sea Netherlands
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Juvenile Pinnatus Batfish waving like a flag in the breeze.
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, May 29, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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Folding
3359x2239
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 28, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Baby Hawksbill
Perhentian Island, Malaysia. May 2015 by Irwin Ang
Baby Hawksbill
Perhentian Island, Malaysia. May 2015
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 28, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: South China Sea Malaysia
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T E N T A C L E
Polyp
Perhentian Island, Malaysia. Apri... by Irwin Ang
T E N T A C L E
Polyp
Perhentian Island, Malaysia. April 2015
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 27, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: South China Sea Malaysia
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Love the Mantis Shrimp, amazing colors.
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 27, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Bohol Sea Philippines
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"Vertebrae"
The details that these little guys contain is amazing. Achieved with a +10 Diopter.
3 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 26, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Where lemon cello monkeys dwell.
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 26, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Colourful sleeping parrotfish by Laura Dinraths
Colourful sleeping parrotfish
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 26, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Banded Jawfish
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 26, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Puerto Rico
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Crayfish in the lake of Zoug.
Orconectes limosus, Eastern Crayfish, or Delcore Crayfish
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, May 25, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Switzerland
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Feather stars on reef by Laura Dinraths
Feather stars on reef
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11 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, May 25, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Acanthemblemaria spinosa Spinyhead Blenny at the "Front Porch" Bonaire NA Nikon D800 +10 subsee 105mm
12 Votes
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Starksia hassi Ringed Blenny at the "Front Porch" Bonaire NA
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13 Votes
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Mating boxing crabs by Laura Dinraths
Mating boxing crabs
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, May 24, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Juvenile scorpionfish
Third place Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!

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Awesome subject, great super macro! A face only a mother can love...
22 Votes
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Heavy bonnet helmet shell (mollusk, Casmaria ponderosa) by Laura Dinraths
Heavy bonnet helmet shell (mollusk, Casmaria ponderosa)
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 23, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Hairy shrimp by Richard (qingran) Meng
Hairy shrimp
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18 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, May 22, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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Chromodoris Annae by Steve Clay
Chromodoris Annae
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, May 22, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indonesia
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Mandarin Portarit
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 21, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indonesia
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Giant red dendronotid on the move by J. Daniel Horovatin
Giant red dendronotid on the move
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 21, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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I need a dentist... 3 bugs in a moray eel's mouth - Reuni... by Takma Lherminier
I need a dentist... 3 bugs in a moray eel's mouth - Reunion Island
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 21, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Reunion
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