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Double Arlequin
Nikon D800E , 105 macro . Retra snoot
ISO100 ,F29; 1/250
By Marchione Giacomo
posted (This month)
30 votes

Blenny of Personality
By Tony Cherbas
posted (This month)
22 votes

Stretching
By Louisa Lam
posted (This month)
16 votes

The scream - inspired by Edvard Munch
By Uwe Schmolke
posted (This month)
16 votes

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Pipefish 
(Trachyrhamphus bicoarctatus)
By Lilian Koh
posted (last week)
15 votes

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Paddle Flap Rhinopias
(Rhinopias eschmeyeri)
By Lilian Koh
posted (This month)
13 votes

yellow mouthed pike blenny
By Arun Madisetti
posted (Last month)
12 votes

Zoom
By Louisa Lam
posted (Last month)
12 votes

Grouper gets cleaned
By Danny Van Belle
posted (Last month)
11 votes

Red Crab
By Marco Gargiulo
posted (Last month)
10 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
Baby Octopus by Wei-Lun Hsieh
Baby Octopus
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, April 14, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indonesia
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lionfish
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, April 14, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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polycera quadrinieata by Deniz Muzaffer Gökmen
polycera quadrinieata
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, April 14, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Sea of Marmara Turkey
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Jawfish with eggs
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 13, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Atlantic (North American coastal) Netherlands Antilles
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Common Octopus by Kate Jonker
Common Octopus
7 Votes
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Deep Purple - rhinopias frondosa
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21 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 10, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Lined seahorse, Hiippocampus reidi by Arun Madisetti
Lined seahorse, Hiippocampus reidi
8 Votes
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Sepia
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19 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 10, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Maldives
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Unidentified crab, looks similar to a candy crab by Larry Polster
Unidentified crab, looks similar to a candy crab
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, April 9, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Banded Tozeuma Shrimp
Tulamben, Bali
Canon 7D in Nauticam housing and twin Sea&Sea ysd1 strobes
Shot with 100mm taco lens with a +5 diopter
Settings were 1/200 @ f16 with iso at 160
12 Votes
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Crab
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, April 8, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indonesia
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Nemos Papa by Andreas Ochsenbein
Nemos Papa
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, April 8, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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Starksia hassi Ringed Blenny
Bonaire Dutch Antilles 
Th... by John Roach
Starksia hassi Ringed Blenny
Bonaire Dutch Antilles
The Full Monty
10 Votes
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Lat. Stephanolepis diaspros by Deniz Muzaffer Gökmen
Lat. Stephanolepis diaspros
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, April 7, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Sea of Marmara Turkey
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ribbon eel
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, April 7, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indonesia
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go straight,straight,straight.
 by Daisuke Kurashima
go straight,straight,straight.
2 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, April 7, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Asian Sea Japan
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The waiting room! Spinyhead Blenny 
Acanthemblemaria spi... by John Roach
The waiting room! Spinyhead Blenny
Acanthemblemaria spinosa
Bonaire Dutch Antilles
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10 Votes
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The king of the castle by Diogo Ferreira Sayanda
The king of the castle
2 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 6, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Atlantic (European coastal) Portugal
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Rhinopias
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22 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 6, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Molucca Sea Indonesia
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Squilla #6
28 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 6, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Tyrrhenian Sea Italy
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Seaneedle by Andreas Ochsenbein
Seaneedle
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, April 5, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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Sailfin blennie battle
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Excellent behaviour shot, well lit and perfectly captured!
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, April 4, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Atlantic (North American coastal) Netherlands Antilles
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Anilao, great Critter territory by Larry Polster
Anilao, great Critter territory
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, April 4, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Open wide wider widest ...Yellowface pike-blenny
Chaenopsis limbaughi. Bonaire. "Something Special"
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 3, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Netherlands Antilles
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shrimp on seapen
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5 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, April 2, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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~ Where is Nemo? ~
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11 Votes
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shrimp with a red light by Deniz Muzaffer Gökmen
shrimp with a red light
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, April 1, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Sea of Marmara Turkey
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