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Underwater Photo Contest | Macro - Close-Up (7)

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'Blue Spots & Eyelashes'
Peacock Flounder (Bothus lunatus), Saint Lucia
By Henley Spiers
posted (6 days ago)
16 votes

G L O W
Thorny Seahorse
By Lilian Koh
posted (last week)
14 votes

'The Line-Up'
Juvenile Reef Squid stay close together just under the surface in St Lucia.
By Henley Spiers
posted (This month)
13 votes

Whip Coral Shrimp - Pontonides ankeri
By Dennis Chen
posted (This month)
13 votes

Mediterranean mantis shrimp, night dive, nikon f100 fuji velvia, 1990
By Marco Gargiulo
posted (This month)
13 votes

Octopus in spotlight
By Ponnie J
posted (This month)
12 votes

Sea Slug
Janolus Cristatus
F18, 1/160 Iso:100
Olympus OMD EM1 + 60mm Macro + Aquako IV Diopter Nauticam NA-EM1 Housing, 2x YS D1 Strobes
By Mesut Eryilmaz
posted (This month)
12 votes

Purple Haze
By Henley Spiers
posted (last week)
12 votes

W R A T H
Teddy Bear Crab
By Lilian Koh
posted (last week)
12 votes

Thorny seahorse in seagrass
By Laura Dinraths
posted (This 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
~ Tugged In ~ by Geo Cloete
~ Tugged In ~
15 Votes
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Mr Grumpy! A leaf scorpion fish looking down on me.
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 7, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Sulu and Sulawesi Seas Indonesia
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at eye level
NIKON D7000 in a Seacam "Prelude" uw housin... by Thomas Bannenberg
at eye level
NIKON D7000 in a Seacam "Prelude" uw housing, 105mm Macro (NIKKOR)
Settings: f13, 1/100, ISO 100
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 7, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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The cyclops (particularly the carapace of a cicada of sea) by Alessandro Pagano
The cyclops (particularly the carapace of a cicada of sea)
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 7, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Ionian Sea Italy
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Buried veined/coconut octopus in the sand at night by Laura Dinraths
Buried veined/coconut octopus in the sand at night
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 7, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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S M A S H E R 
Pink-eared Mantis shrimp (Gonodactylidae)... by Irwin Ang
S M A S H E R
Pink-eared Mantis shrimp (Gonodactylidae)
Anilao, Philippines. January 2015
8 Votes
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W O O 
Mimic Leatherjacket (blacksaddle mimic) - Paralut... by Irwin Ang
W O O
Mimic Leatherjacket (blacksaddle mimic) - Paraluteres prionurus
Pom Pom Island, Malaysia. March 2015
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 5, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Celebes Sea Malaysia
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Jawfish carrying eggs in the mouth
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 5, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Atlantic (North American coastal) United States
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Another yellowhead jawfish cleaning house. by J. Daniel Horovatin
Another yellowhead jawfish cleaning house.
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 5, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf of Venezuela Netherlands Antilles
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This frogfish portrait is my first attempt at using a snoot while on an U/W photo workshop in Anilao.
2 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, May 4, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippines
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Portrait by Robert Malolepszy
Portrait
3 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, May 4, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Squat shrimp in anemone. by J. Daniel Horovatin
Squat shrimp in anemone.
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, May 4, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf of Venezuela Netherlands Antilles
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Sand-perch portrait by Laura Dinraths
Sand-perch portrait
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 2, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Kiss Me by Kf Leong
Kiss Me
9 Votes
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the conch by Terry Eames
the conch
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, May 1, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Honduras
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Coiled basket star (echinoderm) in a reef crevice by day by Laura Dinraths
Coiled basket star (echinoderm) in a reef crevice by day
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, May 1, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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yellow goby by Taco Cheung
yellow goby
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, May 1, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippines
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Interesting color of this christmas treeworm by J. Daniel Horovatin
Interesting color of this christmas treeworm
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, April 30, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf of Venezuela Netherlands Antilles
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Moray, Olympus 60 mm macro lens, PL6 by Jonny Haugstad
Moray, Olympus 60 mm macro lens, PL6
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, April 30, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Bohol Sea Philippines
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"Squat Shrimp Portrait"
Canon 5Diii in Aquatica
250pro with snoot
1/200 f25 iso200
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, April 30, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Ornate Ghost Pipefish
Dumaguete, Philippines
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, April 30, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippines
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I spy with my little eye. Taken with Oly OM-D EM-5 w/60mm... by Adeline Wee
I spy with my little eye. Taken with Oly OM-D EM-5 w/60mm macro lens
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, April 30, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Spider crab perched on algae at night by Laura Dinraths
Spider crab perched on algae at night
6 Votes
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Pharaoh cuttlefish hovering over algae and seagrass by Laura Dinraths
Pharaoh cuttlefish hovering over algae and seagrass
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 29, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Porcelain Crab, Bohol. by Jonny Haugstad
Porcelain Crab, Bohol.
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, April 28, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Bohol Sea Philippines
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This female cuttle fish, although initially cautious, after a couple of minutes ignored us and continued placing her eggs deep in the coral. Over the next few days she filled the coral with her eggs. Sadly this will be her final act.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, April 28, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Sulu and Sulawesi Seas Indonesia
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Cassiopea andromeda upside-down jellyfish by Laura Dinraths
Cassiopea andromeda upside-down jellyfish
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