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

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Golden - juv. batfish
By Uwe Schmolke
posted (This month)
26 votes

Tiger Pipefish, Chowder Bay
By Doug Anderson
posted (This month)
21 votes

Glass house
By Salvatore Ianniello
posted (This month)
21 votes

Portrait of a Wolffish. Photographed in Saltstraumen, Bodö, Norway.
By Peter Stenberg
posted (This month)
19 votes

I need a dentist... 3 bugs in a moray eel's mouth - Reunion Island
By Takma Lherminier
posted (6 days ago)
15 votes

Hairy shrimp
By Richard (qingran) Meng
posted (5 days ago)
14 votes

Juvenile scorpionfish
By Beate Seiler
posted (4 days ago)
14 votes

~ Tugged In ~
By Geo Cloete
posted (This month)
13 votes

Juvenile Painted Frogfish, Lembeh
By Doug Anderson
posted (last week)
13 votes

Mr Grumpy!  A leaf scorpion fish looking down on me.
By Elaine Wallace
posted (This month)
12 votes
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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
Look into my eye by Emma Davis
Look into my eye
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 31, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Goby Fish by Wawan Mangile
Goby Fish
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 31, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indonesia
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Bobtail Squid by Raj Prasad
Bobtail Squid
2 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 31, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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Sometimes a algae growth means for better backgrounds as ... by Marc Damant
Sometimes a algae growth means for better backgrounds as was the case with this hunting Flamboyant Cuttlefish. Taken with an 100mm macro in a Aquatica housing and Canon T2i.
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 31, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Painted Frogfish by Maziar Momtazi
Painted Frogfish
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, March 30, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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My Space
This Spunky guy was not happy I intruded on his territory - he tried to scare me off by charging my port and strobes.
7 Votes
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Purple leaf scorpionfish, Taenianotus triacanthus - Mayotte by Takma Lherminier
Purple leaf scorpionfish, Taenianotus triacanthus - Mayotte
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, March 30, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Mozambique Channel Mayotte
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Red Clingfish Bonaire NA by John Roach
Red Clingfish Bonaire NA
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Red Clingfish Bonaire NA by John Roach
Red Clingfish Bonaire NA
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 29, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Netherlands Antilles
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Banded Jawfish
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 29, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Puerto Rico
view portfolio more shots by Abimael Márquez
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Peekaboo
Starksia hassi Ringed Blenny
There and then not there!!!
Portrait sea horse, taken with canon S120 in canon housin... by Ajiex Dharma
Portrait sea horse, taken with canon S120 in canon housing iso:80 1/250s f8 at Tulamben Bali.
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18 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 29, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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Crocodilefish by Daniel Dietrich
Crocodilefish
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, March 26, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indonesia
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Frogfish
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, March 26, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Here's Looking at Me!
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, March 26, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Keep Swimming
6 Votes
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Hairy Froggy by Daniel Dietrich
Hairy Froggy
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, March 25, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indonesia
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A T T R A C T I V E
Painted frogfish (Antennarius pictus... by Irwin Ang
A T T R A C T I V E
Painted frogfish (Antennarius pictus)
Anilao, Philippines. August 2014
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, March 25, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Ornate Ghost Pipefish Portrait.
Ambon, Indonesia

Subal underwater housing, Canon 5d mk2, Canon EF 100mm macro, f22, 1/200s, ISO200, Inon Z240 strobe.
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 24, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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"La vie en rose" by Eddy Van Lier
"La vie en rose"
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 24, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Belgium
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M A S A G O 
Cardinal fish with eggs (Apogonidae)
Anila... by Irwin Ang
M A S A G O
Cardinal fish with eggs (Apogonidae)
Anilao, Philippines. August 2014
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12 Votes
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Lovely Cuttle fish .
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, March 23, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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Frogfish, Portrait
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, March 23, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Blue Heron Bridge resident Pipe Horse - great find in the sand on the west side
16 Votes
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"It's A Trap!" Longfin Batfish - Platax teira. Sail Rock,... by Stefan Follows
"It's A Trap!" Longfin Batfish - Platax teira. Sail Rock, Gulf of Thailand, EM5-Oly 60mm-1/250-f5.6-iso100-Inon D2000
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 22, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: South China Sea Thailand
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I was waiting about 60 minutes to take this pic of this F... by Miguel Córdova
I was waiting about 60 minutes to take this pic of this Frogfish
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 22, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Venezuela
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I am watching you.
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