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Snake eel with periclimenes magnificus

Lembeh strat 

Nikon D800E , 105 macro , snoot RETRA
By Marchione Giacomo
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31 votes

MY TURF
By Tianhong Wang
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Squid in Black, Veracruz Mexico
By Alejandro Topete
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20 votes

The Stargazer
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Love Who I am
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Live Life in Colours
By Louisa Lam
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19 votes

Lisa's Mantis Shrimp
By Henley Spiers
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19 votes

THE SEXIEST TAIL
hairly shrimp  taken in Lembeh.
By Tianhong Wang
posted (This month)
19 votes

NIGHT SHOW
The yellow defocus of the background look like the fireworks .
By Tianhong Wang
posted (This month)
18 votes

Phylognathia ceratophthalma
Lembe strait . Nikon D800E. Two strobo
By Marchione Giacomo
posted (last week)
18 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
Picture taken with Nikon S3 compact camera - internal flashlight, no external strobes - not cropped !
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 24, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Myanmar (Burma)
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Eyes (without make up).
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 24, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Mehmet Salih Bilal
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Massked Butterfly fish
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 24, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
view portfolio more shots by Khaled Zaki
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Blue spotted sting ray
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10 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 24, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Curious Pygmy Seahorse (Hippocampus bargibanti) by Aja Radl
Curious Pygmy Seahorse (Hippocampus bargibanti)
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date posted posted: Saturday, April 23, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Molucca Sea Indonesia
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Flamboyant cuttlefish by Wei-Lun Hsieh
Flamboyant cuttlefish
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, April 23, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippines
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The Green
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 20, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Puerto Rico
view portfolio more shots by Abimael Márquez
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Fruit of the Loom
Spinyhead Blenny
Acanthemlemaria spinosa
15 Votes
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Green Eel, Shot at 100ft on the USS Vandenberg off the co... by Daniel Kolbe
Green Eel, Shot at 100ft on the USS Vandenberg off the coast of Key West.
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Orange
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date posted posted: Tuesday, April 19, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Puerto Rico
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Red Clingfish with Eggs. 
Acyrtus rubiginosus
Bonaire D... by John Roach
Red Clingfish with Eggs.
Acyrtus rubiginosus
Bonaire Dutch Antillies
19 Votes
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Seahorse by Francesco Pacienza
Seahorse
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12 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, April 18, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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Braking The Rules
Shortfin Dwarf Lionfish
Olympus OMD EM 1
Olympus 50mm f 2.0
Nauticam CMC 1
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, April 18, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Moray eel
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date posted posted: Monday, April 18, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Wolf eel at Fantasea Island, near Port Hardy, Canada. Nik... by Steve Taylor
Wolf eel at Fantasea Island, near Port Hardy, Canada. Nikon D810, single strobe, Nikkor 60mm macro lens.
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 17, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Canada
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clownfishes
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 17, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Ceratosoma slug with emperor shrimp
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 17, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Bohol Sea Philippines
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AHHHHHHH
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, April 16, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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"Eiffel Tower' Arrowhead Crab in Saint Lucia by Jade Hoksbergen
"Eiffel Tower' Arrowhead Crab in Saint Lucia
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13 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, April 14, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Saint Lucia
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Squint
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, April 14, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Tyrrhenian Sea Italy
view portfolio more shots by Salvatore Ianniello
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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
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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
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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
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Deep Purple - rhinopias frondosa
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23 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 10, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
view portfolio more shots by Uwe Schmolke
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Lined seahorse, Hiippocampus reidi by Arun Madisetti
Lined seahorse, Hiippocampus reidi
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