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Deep Purple - rhinopias frondosa
By Uwe Schmolke
posted (Last month)
19 votes

Red Clingfish with Eggs. 
Acyrtus rubiginosus
Bonaire Dutch Antillies
By John Roach
posted (Last month)
19 votes

Sepia
By Pieter Firlefyn
posted (Last month)
18 votes

Fruit of the Loom
Spinyhead Blenny
Acanthemlemaria spinosa
By John Roach
posted (Last month)
15 votes


By Jade Hoksbergen
posted (Last month)
12 votes

Ladybugs
By Brocken Rudi
posted (last week)
12 votes

Unidentified crab, looks similar to a candy crab
By Larry Polster
posted (Last month)
10 votes

Jawfish with eggs
By Danny Van Belle
posted (Last month)
10 votes

AHHHHHHH
By Marcel Waldis
posted (Last month)
10 votes

Seahorse
By Francesco Pacienza
posted (Last 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
Amongst my favourite photographic subjects in Saint Lucia... by Jade Hoksbergen
Amongst my favourite photographic subjects in Saint Lucia is the Sailfin Blenny (Emblemaria pandionis). Only about an inch and a half long, this guy has got a lot of attitude to make up for it's size. -
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 20, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Saint Lucia
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Sharpnose Puffer(Canthigaster rostrata) by David Gilchrist
Sharpnose Puffer(Canthigaster rostrata)
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 20, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Honduras
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Hyppolite prideauxiana female with eggs on Antedon mediterranea
40 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, February 19, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Tyrrhenian Sea Italy
view portfolio more shots by Marco Gargiulo
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I don't know this fish
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11 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 18, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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Nudibranch and tunicate! by Jeff Lafrenz
Nudibranch and tunicate!
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 7, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Flores Sea Indonesia
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The mask by Walter Bassi
The mask
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 17, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Ligurian Sea Italy
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Spotted Puffer
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 17, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Netherlands Antilles
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Frog fish
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14 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, February 15, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Netherlands Antilles
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Juvenile Viper Moray, Bonaire by Robert Michaelson
Juvenile Viper Moray, Bonaire
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, February 15, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Netherlands Antilles
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Very Small Mantis Shrimp. Kauai, HI
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 14, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific United States
view portfolio more shots by Tony Cherbas
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The Peacock Cannot Be Topped
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 13, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Saint Lucia
view portfolio more shots by Henley Spiers
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Portrait
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 13, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Nonna Pokras
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Eating
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I'm a sucker for turtles and love this gorgeous close up, it really shows the character with beautiful lighting.
24 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 13, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Puerto Rico
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nature art
Cleaner
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20 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 13, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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I love this little rough head blenny.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 9, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf of Venezuela Netherlands Antilles
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This Banded Butterflyfish just seemed love watching himself in my port.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 9, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf of Venezuela Netherlands Antilles
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Big Blenny, night dive @ Sorrento
32 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, February 8, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Tyrrhenian Sea Italy
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Oh Googly Bear! Peacock Mantis Shrimp - Odontodactylus scyllarusi. Bali, Indonisia
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, February 8, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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Yellowhead Jawfish & Eggs
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Fantastic close up on this Jawfish. The detail on the eggs is incredible! Excellent shot Henley!
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 7, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Saint Lucia
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Squid at night, Puerto Galera
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 7, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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A small Mozambique host goby sitting on a coral
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 7, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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french grunt
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Daddy's Got a Mouthful: a Dusky Jawfish (Opistognathus wh... by Jade Hoksbergen
Daddy's Got a Mouthful: a Dusky Jawfish (Opistognathus whitehursti) taking his parental role very seriously. -
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 6, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Saint Lucia
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Rock Beauty peeks out from beneath coral. by David Gilchrist
Rock Beauty peeks out from beneath coral.
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 6, 2016
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date posted location: Caribbean Sea Honduras
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Reptile Snake Eel, Puerto Galera by Tobias Reitmayr
Reptile Snake Eel, Puerto Galera
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 6, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Pouty Honeycomb Cowfish (Acanthostracion polygonius) by Jade Hoksbergen
Pouty Honeycomb Cowfish (Acanthostracion polygonius)
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date posted posted: Friday, February 5, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Saint Lucia
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