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shoot@anilao Philippine
By Jinggong Zhang
posted (Last month)
25 votes

Electric shock
By Tianhong Wang
posted (Last month)
18 votes


By Susannah H. Snowden-Smith
posted (Last month)
18 votes

Portrait of a Magnificent Tube Worm, Weda Bay, Halmahera Island, Indonesia.
By Richard Goluch
posted (This month)
18 votes

Pom Pom crab
(Lybia tessellata)
By Lilian Koh
posted (Last month)
17 votes

Mystique 

Taken with canon S120
By Ajiex Dharma
posted (last week)
16 votes

Shorthorn sculpin (Myoxocephalus scorpius), Zeeland, The Netherlands
By Filip Staes
posted (Last month)
14 votes

The Frilled Nudibranch 

Common to the Cape Peninsula on both sides of the Atlantic sea
By Peet J Van Eeden
posted (last week)
14 votes

Lizard fish of Bonaire
By Beate Seiler
posted (6 days ago)
14 votes

Leopard eel, Acapulco Mexico
By Alejandro Topete
posted (Last 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
Pinkanemon by Ahmet Caglar
Pinkanemon
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, December 15, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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Juvenile Frogfish by Ton Ghela
H I D E
Juvenile Frogfish
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 14, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Mindanao Sea Philippines
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Coral shrimp - Nikon D800e in Sea&Sea housing, Nikkor VR105 by Roel Suk
Coral shrimp - Nikon D800e in Sea&Sea housing, Nikkor VR105
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Quenn angelfish.
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 14, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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view portfolio more shots by Mehmet Salih Bilal
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Sea star in a funny position
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 14, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Norwegian Sea Norway
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view portfolio more shots by Athanassios Lazarides
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Longnose hawkfish, Owase, Mie, Japan, Depth15m
 by Noriyuki Otani
Longnose hawkfish, Owase, Mie, Japan, Depth15m
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 14, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Japan
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The Eye of French Angel Fish
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14 Votes
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Pliopontonia furtiva by Julian Hsu
Pliopontonia furtiva
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12 Votes
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Tomato Anemonefish (Amphiprion frenatus)
8 Votes
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Harlequin shrimp are always a lucky find. Being one of th... by Rita Ganz
Harlequin shrimp are always a lucky find. Being one of the most coveted shrimp among fish collectors, we see them less and less. Although beautiful, these shrimp can be deadly to starfish, moving into action as soon as they smell their prey.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 13, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Pipe fish with in his right a tiny (gestippelde mosdiersl... by Eduard Bello
Pipe fish with in his right a tiny (gestippelde mosdierslak) nudibranch
5 Votes
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A Small Octopus in the Salp//Bonfire diving, Anilao,Philippine/Canon 5D MarkIV, 100mm macro Lens
11 Votes
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An interesting cluster of blue fish and corals showing li... by David Winokur
An interesting cluster of blue fish and corals showing life, motion and fine detail.
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 12, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Porcupinefish during a night dive by Andrea Alanis
Porcupinefish during a night dive
10 Votes
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sharon shrimp sp. 1
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9 Votes
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This picture is taken at a depth of 2m. Just under the wa... by Eduard Bello
This picture is taken at a depth of 2m. Just under the water level... This year they are first seen in many number.
6 Votes
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A close up of a Squirrelfish o Ambergris Caye, Belize.
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 12, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Belize
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view portfolio more shots by Greg Hills
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Shrimp in bottle - different crop by Marteyne Van Well
Shrimp in bottle - different crop
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Please help it itches so bad. Moray with several cleaner shrimp
8 Votes
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Dancing pair of Blue Ribbon Eels
7 Votes
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This tiny shrimp was clinging tightly to the end of a purple-tipped anemone during a strong current.
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20 Votes
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" Visitors", La Paz, Mexico.
35 Votes
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red goby by Lars Oliver Michaelis
red goby
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Tiger . Lembeh strait . Nikon D800E with 105 macro and snooze
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21 Votes
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Cuttlefish with magnificant colors.
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, December 8, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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view portfolio more shots by Mehmet Salih Bilal
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Serpula vermicularis by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Serpula vermicularis
11 Votes
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scrimpnemo
3 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, December 8, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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