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By Allen Walker
posted (This month)
24 votes

Coconut Octopus on a night dive,Anilao,Phillippines.
By Richard Goluch
posted (This month)
21 votes

Gorgonian Wrapper
Nemanthus sp. 
they are generally found on whip corals.
@Owase Mie Japan
Jan. 10. 2015
By Noriyuki Otani
posted (This month)
19 votes

Black finned snake eel cleaned by Commensal shrimp,Anilao,Phillippines
By Richard Goluch
posted (This month)
18 votes

~ Eye Spy ~
By Geo Cloete
posted (last week)
16 votes


By Walter Bassi
posted (last week)
15 votes

Bobbit Worm hunting,Anilao,Phillippines.
By Richard Goluch
posted (last week)
15 votes

Blue Heron Bridge resident Pipe Horse - great find in the sand on the west side
By Robin Bateman
posted (last week)
14 votes

Lionfish on hard coral.
By Mehmet Salih Bilal
posted (This month)
13 votes

Frogfish
By Abimael Márquez
posted (This month)
13 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
M U A C K 
Baby cowfish (Longhorn cowfish/Lactoria cornu... by Irwin Ang
M U A C K
Baby cowfish (Longhorn cowfish/Lactoria cornuta)
Anilao, Philippines. May 2014
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 29, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Green moray
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 28, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Atlantic (North American coastal) United States
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Square Spot Anthias
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18 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 28, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Little Eel

Juvenile Spotted Moray Eel
BHB by Mark Sagovac
Little Eel
Juvenile Spotted Moray Eel
BHB
1 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 27, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Atlantic (North American coastal) United States
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Lantern Bass at the Blue Heron Bridge Serranus baldwini
14 Votes
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This guy was not camera shy and seemed to actually enjoy showing off his work!
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13 Votes
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feather star squat lobster
NIKON D7000 in a Seacam "Prel... by Thomas Bannenberg
feather star squat lobster
NIKON D7000 in a Seacam "Prelude" uw housing, 105mm Macro (NIKKOR)
Settings: f13, 1/100, ISO 100
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 27, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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The hitchiker by Pietro Cremone
The hitchiker
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 27, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Purple Passion by Gabriel De Leon Jr
Purple Passion
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 27, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Lissocarcinus laevis
NIKON D7000 in a Seacam "Prelude" u... by Thomas Bannenberg
Lissocarcinus laevis
NIKON D7000 in a Seacam "Prelude" uw housing, 105mm Macro (NIKKOR)
Settings: f13, 1/100, ISO 100
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, January 26, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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bumblebee shrimp on sea cucumber Nikon 50 macro, Ike hous... by Arun Madisetti
bumblebee shrimp on sea cucumber Nikon 50 macro, Ike housing, D90.
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, January 26, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Dominica
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Clownfisch
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, January 26, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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Longnose
Longnose Seahorse at the bridge today. by Mark Sagovac
Longnose
Longnose Seahorse at the bridge today.
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 25, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Atlantic (North American coastal) United States
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Anemone Hermit Crab
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 25, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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Batfish
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 25, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Puerto Rico
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Chain Moray with a chin full of fireworm. SeaLife DC1400 by Arun Madisetti
Chain Moray with a chin full of fireworm. SeaLife DC1400
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, January 23, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Dominica
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Say ahhhh!
22 Votes
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Curious George. Frogfish - Antennarius sp. Chaloklum, Tha... by Stefan Follows
Curious George. Frogfish - Antennarius sp. Chaloklum, Thailand-EM5-Oly 60mm-1/250-f18-iso100-Inon D2000x2
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20 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 22, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: South China Sea Thailand
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H I D I N G
Yellow hairy goby (Paragobiodon xanthosoma)
... by Irwin Ang
H I D I N G
Yellow hairy goby (Paragobiodon xanthosoma)
Anilao, Philippines. August 2014
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Fantastic composition, capture and lighting!
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 21, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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A L I E N
Commerson's frogfish (Antennarius commerson) 
... by Irwin Ang
A L I E N
Commerson's frogfish (Antennarius commerson)
Anilao, Philippines. May 2014
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 20, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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say hello to the world....... 
Macro of a tiny white ane... by Claudia Weber-Gebert
say hello to the world.......
Macro of a tiny white anemone
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, January 19, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Boxercrab
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16 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, January 19, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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it's not much, but it's a home. Caribbean longarm Octopus by Arun Madisetti
it's not much, but it's a home. Caribbean longarm Octopus
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 18, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Dominica
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Unawatuna inhabitant
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 18, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Sri Lanka
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Title: Humpback Coral Shrimp
Cam: Sony T-900
Housing: S... by Marcus Yee
Title: Humpback Coral Shrimp
Cam: Sony T-900
Housing: Sony Marine Pack
Diopter: N/A
Strobe: N/A
Torch: F.I.T 2400 WSR
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 18, 2015
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date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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Ready and willing father to be! Banded Jawfish at Blue Heron Bridge FL USA.
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Editor's Comment
Fabulous closeup! Tack sharp focus.
24 Votes
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'The Lizard King'
Synodus intermedius, St Lucia 
Olympu... by Henley Spiers
'The Lizard King'
Synodus intermedius, St Lucia
Olympus OMD-EM5 in Nauticam Housing
Single Sea & Sea YS-D1
F16 1/250 ISO 200
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, January 16, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Saint Lucia
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