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Underwater Photo Contest | Macro - Close-Up (6)

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Entries to the annual contest close 31st December 2016

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We gotta move that refrigerators....
By Uwe Schmolke
posted (Last month)
18 votes

Hot and humid ...can I borrow your fan?
By John Roach
posted (Last month)
17 votes

Male Ribbon Eel Roars
By Henley Spiers
posted (Last month)
17 votes

Half sad
By Raoul Caprez
posted (Last month)
17 votes

Blenni suffers from parasites
By Uwe Schmolke
posted (Last month)
17 votes

Golden
Location :Lembeh Indonesias
Canon 5dsr
Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 L Macro IS USM Lens: F14, 1/250, ISO 400
SEA &SEA MDX-5D Mark III ver.2
SEACAM SEAFLASH 150 DIGITAL
RETRA LSD
Nauticam SMC-1
Rgblue system 02 premium
By Yung Sen Wu
posted (last week)
14 votes

Blend
Location :Tulamben Indonesias
Canon 5dsr
Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 L Macro IS USM Lens: F18, 1/250, ISO 400
SEA &SEA MDX-5D Mark III ver.2
SEACAM SEAFLASH 150 DIGITAL
RETRA LSD
Rgblue system 02 premium
By Yung Sen Wu
posted (Last month)
13 votes

Peacock Mantis Shrimp with Eggs
By Hon Ping
posted (last week)
13 votes

The Kraken ( Backlit Rhinopius)
By Leena Roy
posted (Last month)
12 votes


By Susannah H. Snowden-Smith
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
LION FISH by Ramin Ardestani
LION FISH
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20 Votes
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European Conger coming up out of a hollow and scaring me.... by Aksems Kuzucu
European Conger coming up out of a hollow and scaring me.
I was about to drop the camera in the hollow.
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 6, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Aegean Sea Turkey
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A different seahorse- longsnout pipefish in eelgrass by Peet J Van Eeden
A different seahorse- longsnout pipefish in eelgrass
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 6, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Roses of the Sea-False Plum anemone by Peet J Van Eeden
Roses of the Sea-False Plum anemone
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 5, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Taking  refuge in the leftover tube of a fanworm. Used an... by Victor Micallef
Taking refuge in the leftover tube of a fanworm. Used an Olympus mirrorless with a diopter wetlens for extra macro
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 5, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Malta
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"Golden Portrait"
A rare golden coney. No filters used: I angled my strobes to light just the coney's face, and used a high shutter speed, which kept the water behind it blue and provided a nice contrast to the yellow.
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, October 4, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Crocodile fish
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27 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 3, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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iridescent looking by John Loving
iridescent looking
11 Votes
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Grasping hands of a Basket Star catching food particles r... by Peet J Van Eeden
Grasping hands of a Basket Star catching food particles raining from above
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 3, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Guess who is the female? They start life as males and may... by Peet J Van Eeden
Guess who is the female? They start life as males and may change to a female if needed
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 2, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Lobster at Similand islands. Canon rebel 400d with 15-55 ... by Pontus Svanberg
Lobster at Similand islands. Canon rebel 400d with 15-55 standard lens and fotolight.
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 1, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Thailand
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nice colors of oval cup coral by Aksems Kuzucu
nice colors of oval cup coral
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 1, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Aegean Sea Turkey
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Doubles
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 1, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Spiny starfish Stone hard but mobile and a voracious pred... by Peet J Van Eeden
Spiny starfish Stone hard but mobile and a voracious predator
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 1, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: South Africa
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leafy by Mathieu Foulquié
leafy
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 1, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Portrait Cocco Octopussy
Nikon D800E, 105 macro . Retra LSD
Lembeh strait
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19 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 1, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Sulu and Sulawesi Seas Indonesia
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Moray portrait by Kelvin H.y. Tan
Moray portrait
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 29, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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Blur ring octopus
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 29, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Broad head cuttlefish
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 29, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Blenny
divesite:Bianca, Diving, duskdive, Indonesia, Lem... by Twila M
by: Twila M
Blenny
divesite:Bianca, Diving, duskdive, Indonesia, Lembeh, Sulawesi
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Frogfish, 
2016,  Critters,  divesite:Jahir1, Diving, In... by Twila M
by: Twila M
Frogfish,
2016, Critters, divesite:Jahir1, Diving, Indonesia, Lembeh, LembehResort, September, Sulawesi
11 Votes
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Magnifica by David Owens
Magnifica
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 29, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indonesia
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Napoleon snake eel (Lembeh) by Mathieu Foulquié
Napoleon snake eel (Lembeh)
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 29, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Psycho Clown
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 28, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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Mummy's kiss by Kelvin H.y. Tan
Mummy's kiss
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 28, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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Team Cleaning
Runner Up Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!

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Editor's Comment
This moray gets quite a lot of attention. Excellent behavior shot, great colors and well lit.
33 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 27, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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G H O S T L Y
Thorny Seahorse
(Hippocampus histrix) by Lilian Koh
G H O S T L Y
Thorny Seahorse
(Hippocampus histrix)
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14 Votes
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