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

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Mouthfull
By Els Van Den Borre
posted (6 days ago)
30 votes

A curious octopus!
By Tolga Baloglu
posted (This month)
26 votes

Big Brother's eye.
By Michal Rysniak
posted (This month)
20 votes

WEB BURRFISH
By Guillermo Lago Grau
posted (This month)
19 votes

Koh Tao.Blue eyes.
By Sergey Lisitsyn
posted (This month)
18 votes


By Stefan Follows
posted (This month)
17 votes

Porcupinefish
Escort for the football worldcup champion ( Germany?!!!)
By Hans-Gert Broeder
posted (This month)
17 votes

Ambon Commensal Shrimp
By Olivier Notz
posted (This month)
15 votes

Skeleton Shrimp
Puget Sound, WA, U.S.A.
By Tom Radio
posted (6 days ago)
15 votes

jawfish with eggs
By Eduardo Nadal
posted (This month)
14 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
Juvenile Chromodoris obsoleta
shot with Nikon D7000, 50mm
votes: 10
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 24, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Persian/Arabian Gulf Qatar
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The smaller. Raja Ampat
Nikon D800E, 105 macro Nikon
Seacam Houising, two strobo sea and sea 120YS
ISO100;F16;1/160
votes: 8
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 24, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Sulu and Sulawesi Seas Indonesia
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Sepia cuttlefish
votes: 10
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 24, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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La Perouse Bay, Maui:  I barely even saw these Spinner Do... by Alison Ranheim
La Perouse Bay, Maui: I barely even saw these Spinner Dolphins, they were so fast. This photo was just dumb luck.
votes: 10
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date posted posted: Friday, May 23, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Octopoda...Saipan Grotto by Martin Dalsaso
Octopoda...Saipan Grotto
votes: 11
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date posted posted: Friday, May 23, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Northern Mariana Islands
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Banded Coral Cleaner Shrimp (Stenopus hispidus). Also known as Boxer Shrimp.
The humble hermit crab carries a great load on its back. ... by James Deverich
The humble hermit crab carries a great load on its back. Here was an exceptionally pretty one.
votes: 3
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 22, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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"Experience teaches only the teachable." Aldous Huxley. Longfin Batfish - Platax teira. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 60mm-iso100-f4.5-1/125
votes: 9
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"Experience teaches only the teachable." Aldous Huxley. Longfin Batfish - Platax teira. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 60mm-iso100-f4.5-1/125
cerathosoma with emperor shrimp by Raffaele Livornese
cerathosoma with emperor shrimp
votes: 4
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 22, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Barramundi cod in his hiding place
votes: 10
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 21, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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snoot...frog by Afflitti Gianluca
snoot...frog
votes: 10
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 21, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Blue eyes... A colourful blenny
votes: 15
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 20, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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Sweet dad
 by Walter Bassi
Sweet dad
votes: 13
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 20, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Ligurian Sea Italy
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I made this picture with a compact LUMIX FX01 in Ras Moha... by Fuster Luc
I made this picture with a compact LUMIX FX01 in Ras Mohamed just around 100 meters from the Yolanda wreck. This Java murray eel was a very big fella...
votes: 8
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date posted posted: Monday, May 19, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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camouflage master
sea scorpion on the mulberry by Cat Briggs
camouflage master
sea scorpion on the mulberry
votes: 7
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Caught in the act...
Mating Persian carpet flatworm (Pse... by Elly Jeurissen
Caught in the act...
Mating Persian carpet flatworm (Pseudobiceros bedfordi)
Canon G12 in Canon WP-DC34 UW-housing, Inon UCL-165 macro lens, single strobe Sea&Sea YS-01.
F4; 1/125 sec.; ISO 80
votes: 11
vote
Bad Hair Day by Nadya Kulagina
Bad Hair Day
votes: 12
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date posted posted: Monday, May 19, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Bohol Sea Philippines
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I like the rainbow of colors in mouth. Didn't know there ... by Robert Michaelson
I like the rainbow of colors in mouth. Didn't know there were that many different colors in a grouper's mouth

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Picture could be composed slightly better but still a great closeup of this grouper.
votes: 10
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date posted posted: Sunday, May 18, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Netherlands Antilles
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Sweet lips
Line
votes: 10
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date posted posted: Sunday, May 18, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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Snappy pose.
votes: 15
vote
Juvenile Chromodoris obsoleta
shot with Nikon D7000
votes: 10
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date posted posted: Friday, May 16, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Persian/Arabian Gulf Qatar
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"Studio session with Amilcar the topmodel" by Diogo Ferreira
"Studio session with Amilcar the topmodel"
votes: 7
vote
Anemone hermit crab (Dardanus pedunculatus) @ Malapascua,... by Elly Jeurissen
Anemone hermit crab (Dardanus pedunculatus) @ Malapascua, Philippines 2014
Canon G12 in Canon WP-DC34 UW-housing, Inon UCL-165 macro lens, single strobe Sea&Sea YS-01.
F8; 1/250 sec.; ISO 80
Only slightly cropped in the upper right corner
votes: 10
vote
Frogfish (Antennarius)found at Gato Island, Malapascua, P... by Elly Jeurissen
Frogfish (Antennarius)found at Gato Island, Malapascua, Philippines 2014
Canon G12 in Canon WP-DC34 UW-housing, single strobe Sea&Sea YS-01.
F8; 1/250 sec.; ISO 80
votes: 23
vote
Oceanic Manta
Raja Ampat
votes: 14
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 13, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Halmahera Sea Indonesia
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Resurrection Of Bufo Bufo
votes: 13
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