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

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basketstar shrimp
By Oscar Miralpeix
posted (Last month)
32 votes

Clown anemonefish
By Volker Lonz
posted (last week)
22 votes

bargibanti portrait
By Massimo Giorgetta
posted (Last month)
21 votes

mantis ... with eggs
By Oscar Miralpeix
posted (This month)
19 votes

Grouper with cleaning shrimp
By Volker Lonz
posted (5 days ago)
19 votes

boxing crab ... with eggs
By Oscar Miralpeix
posted (This month)
18 votes

porcelain crab
By Oscar Miralpeix
posted (last week)
18 votes

'A Golden Moment'
By Jim Catlin
posted (Last month)
17 votes

Blue Ribbon Eel
By Volker Lonz
posted (This month)
17 votes

Moal Boal . Philippines
Nokon D200, 60 macro
Seacam housing, two strobo sea and sea 120YS
ISO200;F32; 1/200
By Marchione Giacomo
posted (last week)
16 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
"Structure"
The patterns in a Scorpion Fish fin.
4 Votes
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The king by Walter Bassi
The king
15 Votes
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A proud Crinoid Squat Lobster
14 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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I like the way the tentacule get in the mouth of this lit... by Emeric Denis
I like the way the tentacule get in the mouth of this little boy !
D7000 - 60mm Macro - ikelite housing - one strobe ikelite DS 161
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Reunion
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Date Taken: 3-09-2014
Title: Eel Yawning  Not Crop 
Hou... by Lionel De Landtsheer
Date Taken: 3-09-2014
Title: Eel Yawning Not Crop
Housing: Seacam
Camera : Nikon D800
Lens: 105mm
Diopter: Teleconvertor 1.4 Tamron
Strobe: 2 x Seacam 150
Setting: 1/160sec, f14, ISO100
10 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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Flamboyant Cuttlefish having their ritual courtship by Bimbo Yangco
Flamboyant Cuttlefish having their ritual courtship
7 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippines
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Eye abstract
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11 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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Date Taken: 3-09-2014
Title: Eel Yawning  Not Crop 
Hou... by Lionel De Landtsheer
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
17 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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Lined pufferfish found covered in sand, a not so usual wa... by Arno Enzo
Lined pufferfish found covered in sand, a not so usual way of hiding for this particular fish.
1 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Bohol Sea Philippines
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Blind Yellow Seahorses
33 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Black Sea Bulgaria
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Hydroid Decorator Crab by Tristan Stafford
Hydroid Decorator Crab
1 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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Blue ringed octopus in Raja Ampat.
18 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Halmahera Sea Indonesia
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Laced Moray by Tristan Stafford
Laced Moray
5 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Molucca Sea Indonesia
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Boxfish
Bunaken island, Indonesia
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19 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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Stonefish, one of the ugliest ones I've ever seen...
(th... by Arno Enzo
Stonefish, one of the ugliest ones I've ever seen...
(the uglier the better wink ).
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 31, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Bohol Sea Philippines
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"Where's my mommy?" by Nuno Alves
"Where's my mommy?"
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 30, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Ligurian Sea France
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Gang of Grunts by Jim Garber
Gang of Grunts
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23 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, August 29, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Atlantic (North American coastal) United States
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Good Profile by François Carloni
Good Profile
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, August 29, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Ligurian Sea France
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Christmas Tree Worms, Macro, East End Cayman Islands by Samantha Morgan
Christmas Tree Worms, Macro, East End Cayman Islands
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one open one closed by Simon Dyer
one open one closed
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 28, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Shrimp Sliema Malta by Patrik Engstrom
Shrimp Sliema Malta
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 28, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Malta
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Flamingostone, veracruz Mexico
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 27, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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T E C H N I Q U E
Frogfish (Painted frogfish)
Anilao, P... by Irwin Ang
T E C H N I Q U E
Frogfish (Painted frogfish)
Anilao, Philippines. August 2014
11 Votes
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Snake blenny out on the sand during daytime by Laura Dinraths
Snake blenny out on the sand during daytime
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 26, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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"Elegance"
Macabuca, Grand Cayman
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, August 25, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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West Side, Grand Cayman
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, August 25, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Coral Banded Shrimp- biggest I've ever seen, almost 6 inches across
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, August 25, 2014
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date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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