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Eye to Eye with a Porcelain Crab
By Peet J Van Eeden
posted (Last month)
16 votes

Spinecheek Anemonefish -- Florida Islands, Solomon Islands
By Billy Watson
posted (last week)
16 votes

Feather-star Fantasy in Zanzibar
By Peet J Van Eeden
posted (6 days ago)
15 votes

The Coral Garden. Sodwana Bay, KZN, South Africa
By Peet J Van Eeden
posted (Last month)
14 votes

Stunned
By Tianhong Wang
posted (last week)
14 votes

Nice smile....
By Joerg Blessing
posted (This month)
13 votes

My favourite 'small fish' the Longnosed hawkfish
By Sam Taylor
posted (Last month)
12 votes

If Dracula was a fish
By John Roach
posted (Last month)
11 votes

Green Razorfish at Something Special, Bonaire
By Tobias Reitmayr
posted (This month)
11 votes

Purple Soft Coral in False Bay, Cape Peninsula, South Africa
By Peet J Van Eeden
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
Pliopontonia furtiva by Julian Hsu
Pliopontonia furtiva
17 Votes
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Fireworks
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beautiful colors and composition
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, January 8, 2018
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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view portfolio more shots by Tianhong Wang
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whip coral shrimp in purple by Violet Ting
whip coral shrimp in purple
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 7, 2018
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indonesia
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The Nursery Room by Peet J Van Eeden
The Nursery Room
13 Votes
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"Electric Yellow" - Detail of a queen angelfish's scales and pectoral fin.
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17 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, January 5, 2018
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Cayman islands
view portfolio more shots by Susannah H. Snowden-Smith
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Lightning in the eye of the scorpionfish.  Did you know s... by Robert Smits
Lightning in the eye of the scorpionfish. Did you know scorpionfish are venomous and that they are 'suction-feeders'? This one was photographed in the Lembeh Strait.
14 Votes
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A bouquet of Tubular Hydroids by Peet J Van Eeden
A bouquet of Tubular Hydroids
12 Votes
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The Silvertip Nudibranch occurs on both sides of the Cape... by Peet J Van Eeden
The Silvertip Nudibranch occurs on both sides of the Cape Peninsula
13 Votes
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Up close with frogfish
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 3, 2018
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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view portfolio more shots by Marteyne Van Well
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Tompot blenny (Parablennius gattorugine) - Picture take... by Gary Carpenter
Tompot blenny (Parablennius gattorugine) - Picture taken in Kenmare Bay, Ireland.
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15 Votes
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The Jewel
 by Peet J Van Eeden
The Jewel
10 Votes
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to all OW photographers "happy new year" and "Merry Christmas"
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 2, 2018
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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view portfolio more shots by Marc Van Den Broeck
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The Hawk
The longnose hawkfish derives it name from its ... by Peet J Van Eeden
The Hawk
The longnose hawkfish derives it name from its ability to perch motionless at an outlook waiting for its prey
8 Votes
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The feather duster worm with its 2 spirals by Peet J Van Eeden
The feather duster worm with its 2 spirals
10 Votes
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Bryaninops yongei
12 Votes
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Bokeh
7 Votes
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Rhinopias
6 Votes
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Rhinopias Lembeh
13 Votes
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Clownfish, Komodo, Indonesia.
15 Votes
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Seraya Secrets
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11 Votes
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Scuba arrays rhinopias
9 Votes
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Toby eye
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4 Votes
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Eel peeking out of corals with Christmas Tree worms.
12 Votes
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Hermodice carunculata
Fire worm by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Hermodice carunculata
Fire worm
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 30, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Aegean Sea Turkey
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mantis shrimp by Niky Šímová
mantis shrimp
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, December 29, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippines
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Shades of Pink by Peet J Van Eeden
Shades of Pink
16 Votes
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Vlokslak, Aeolidia papillosa found at a depth of 9m. by Eduard Bello
Vlokslak, Aeolidia papillosa found at a depth of 9m.
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