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Underwater Photo Contest | Macro - Close-Up (9)

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Deep Purple - rhinopias frondosa
By Uwe Schmolke
posted (Last month)
19 votes

Red Clingfish with Eggs. 
Acyrtus rubiginosus
Bonaire Dutch Antillies
By John Roach
posted (Last month)
19 votes

Sepia
By Pieter Firlefyn
posted (Last month)
18 votes

Fruit of the Loom
Spinyhead Blenny
Acanthemlemaria spinosa
By John Roach
posted (last week)
15 votes


By Jade Hoksbergen
posted (Last month)
12 votes

Ladybugs
By Brocken Rudi
posted (6 days ago)
12 votes

ribbon eel
By Rudy Janssen
posted (Last month)
11 votes

The waiting room! Spinyhead Blenny 
Acanthemblemaria spinosa
Bonaire Dutch Antilles
By John Roach
posted (Last month)
10 votes

Starksia hassi Ringed Blenny
Bonaire Dutch Antilles 
The Full Monty
By John Roach
posted (Last month)
10 votes

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
By Glenn Kulmer
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
Flamboyant Cuttlefish Lembeh Strait Indonesia by Debra Cahill
Flamboyant Cuttlefish Lembeh Strait Indonesia
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date posted posted: Friday, January 1, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indonesia
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Giant Moray with 2 Cleaner Shrimps and a cleaner wrasse. ... by Daniel Sasse
Giant Moray with 2 Cleaner Shrimps and a cleaner wrasse. Sony NEX7 Nauticam Housing 30mm Macro Lens f/3.5 ISO-200 1/100sec. Strobe: 2xInon Z-240 fired
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 31, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Andaman Sea Thailand
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Happy New Year by Mehmet Öztabak
Happy New Year
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 31, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Octopus and her eggs. by Yildirim Gencoglu
Octopus and her eggs.
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6 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 31, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Turkey
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Ornate Ghost Pipefish by Todd Moseley
Ornate Ghost Pipefish
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 31, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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Imperial shrimp by Todd Moseley
Imperial shrimp
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 30, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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The New Year's.
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date posted posted: Monday, December 28, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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ZERO by Marko Perisic
ZERO
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 26, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Spain
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Cuttlefish making faces by Todd Moseley
Cuttlefish making faces
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 26, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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Hairy Frogfish by Todd Moseley
Hairy Frogfish
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 24, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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Fantasy Shrimp in house, Knife Reef Bonaire
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 24, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Netherlands Antilles
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Close to you
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 24, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Tyrrhenian Sea Italy
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Octopus in a bottle
28 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 24, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Tyrrhenian Sea Italy
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A christmas shrimp
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15 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 24, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Litle Fish with ligth, leonore Bonaire
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 24, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Netherlands Antilles
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~ Solitary I Stand ~
The Knysna Seahorse (Hippocampus capensis) is one of the most endangered seahorses in the world. Present records show them to be only found in the in the Knysna, Swartvlei, and Keurbooms estuaries in South Africa.
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 23, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Mozambique Channel South Africa
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Frogfish by Todd Moseley
Frogfish
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 23, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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Jaws
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Amazing close-up! The detail on the almost-hatched eggs is stunning.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 22, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Saint Lucia
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Blu ring octopus by Claudio Toniolo
Blu ring octopus
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 22, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Sea of Azov Italy
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Seahorse close up, leonor Bonaire
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 22, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Netherlands Antilles
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Octopus out for a walk by Todd Moseley
Octopus out for a walk
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 22, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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Snooted eel portrait by Taner Atilgan
Snooted eel portrait
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 22, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Aegean Sea Turkey
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Merry XMAS! Christmas tree worms at Anilao. by Tommi Kokkola
Merry XMAS! Christmas tree worms at Anilao.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 22, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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sleep time by Mehmet Öztabak
sleep time
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, December 21, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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EYEBALLING by Marko Perisic
EYEBALLING
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 20, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: North Sea Netherlands
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squid eye by Marc Van Den Broeck
squid eye
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 20, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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flatfish eye by Marc Van Den Broeck
flatfish eye
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 20, 2015
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