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VACATION
By Tianhong Wang
posted (last week)
26 votes

PRETTY GIRL
(@kashiwajima)
By Tianhong Wang
posted (This month)
18 votes

Freckled Frogfish, night dive at Sipadan wreck, Tioman Island
By Tobias Reitmayr
posted (last week)
17 votes

Sargassum frogfish in camouflage habitat
By Raffaele Livornese
posted (last week)
17 votes

Black cap jawfish
By Michal Stros
posted (6 days ago)
16 votes

sting rays and sharks in the lagoon
By Romain Barats
posted (Last month)
14 votes

Klipfish, False bay, South Africa.
By Filip Staes
posted (last week)
14 votes

Parablennius marmoreus
By Cumhur Gedikoglu
posted (6 days ago)
14 votes

Vin light
By Marc Van Den Broeck
posted (Last month)
13 votes

Alien
By Michal Stros
posted (Last month)
13 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
Hippocampus guttulatus
Speckled Seahorse by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Hippocampus guttulatus
Speckled Seahorse
5 Votes
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porcellain crab with eggs by Volker Lonz
porcellain crab with eggs
10 Votes
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Porcelain crab posing on anemone by Alex Permiakov
Porcelain crab posing on anemone
8 Votes
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Sepia officinalis by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Sepia officinalis
4 Votes
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Thecacera sp. by Julian Hsu
Thecacera sp.
6 Votes
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Pedersen Shrimp on an orange encrusting sponge on the house reef at Captain Don's Habitat. I thought the contrast in colors was beautiful
12 Votes
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Lizardfish
17 Votes
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Catfish
20 Votes
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Fried egg jellyfish by Victor Micallef
Fried egg jellyfish
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10 Votes
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Fireworm.
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 27, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Aegean Sea Turkey
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Spiny seahorse (hippocampus histrix) by Lars Oliver Michaelis
Spiny seahorse (hippocampus histrix)
17 Votes
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This was taken at Directors Bay. Excellent Visability and... by Hunter Aydelott
This was taken at Directors Bay. Excellent Visability and huge reefs.
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 26, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Venezuela
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Parablennius gattorugine
COUPLE by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Parablennius gattorugine
COUPLE
16 Votes
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"Three in a row", Shanny (Lipophrys pholis), Zeeland, The Netherlands.
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30 Votes
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Protula tubularia with Cratena peregrina by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Protula tubularia with Cratena peregrina
8 Votes
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Title:Face to face
shot@Kashiwajima Japan
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, August 25, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Sea of Japan Japan
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Manthis shrimp with eggs
18 Votes
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Octopus vulgaris
E.T.(The Extra-Terrestrial 1982) film s... by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Octopus vulgaris
E.T.(The Extra-Terrestrial 1982) film star was seen an underwater my dive site.
7 Votes
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Terminator by Henley Spiers
Terminator
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28 Votes
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Pygmy squid bringing home the bacon.
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Incredible macro shot capturing just the right moment
27 Votes
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~ Pregnant ~
17 Votes
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Bumpy and Thorny
17 Votes
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Not too close please. Moray eel by Victor Micallef
Not too close please. Moray eel
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 22, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Malta
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Charisma.
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 22, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Java Sea Indonesia
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Indonesia
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Wobbegong eye close up
15 Votes
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These months a lot of young sepia'a in the dutch waters. ... by Eduard Bello
These months a lot of young sepia'a in the dutch waters. Love the way they move love those beautiful eyes.
8 Votes
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snooted Harlequin shrimp on blue seastar
11 Votes
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