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A jaw fish with hundred new life in its mouth. I spent 4 dives to search and wait this shoot.
By Chun Zhou
posted (last week)
29 votes

Rhinopia
By Beate Seiler
posted (5 days ago)
25 votes

Walkman
By Beate Seiler
posted (last week)
23 votes

Juvenile Queen Trigger
By Henley Spiers
posted (last week)
21 votes

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Lemon Goby with eggs
(Lubricogobius exiguus)
By Lilian Koh
posted (last week)
21 votes


By Filip Staes
posted (This month)
20 votes

Pygmi sea horses . Nikon D800E , 105 macro .
Two strobo sea and sea 120 Ys
By Marchione Giacomo
posted (3 days ago)
20 votes

KEEP WATCH
By Tianhong Wang
posted (Last month)
19 votes

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Common goby
By Lilian Koh
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19 votes

Dardanus calidus
CLIMBER
By Cumhur Gedikoglu
posted (This month)
19 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
About 10 minutes from our base there is a patch reef with... by Dorian Borcherds
About 10 minutes from our base there is a patch reef with a lot of these orange/pink anemones.I used my D70s,60mm micro lense with 2x nikonos 105 strobes.One strobe flooded and died but at least I got this shot.
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Huge Seastar m1030SW Olympus by Iason Lambos
Huge Seastar m1030SW Olympus
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, January 5, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Aegean Sea Greece
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My Blue Heaven by Sharon English
My Blue Heaven
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 4, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Vanuatu
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Vanuatu
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a small mantis shrimp I think... tiny guy! Casio exilim by Andrew Macleod
a small mantis shrimp I think... tiny guy! Casio exilim
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 4, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Palau
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I found this brilliant red Sea Star about 3 meters deep in the Bohol Sea, Philippines. I used a Canon A650IS in macro mode during my first day of underwater photography.
29 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 4, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Bohol Sea Philippines
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view portfolio more shots by Malia Beggs
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Dahlia Anemone- There is Colour in U.K. Waters !!
Fuji F... by Simon Toomer
Dahlia Anemone- There is Colour in U.K. Waters !!
Fuji Finepif F30 and housing
61 Votes
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1/125 @ f25
I'd love to tell you I planned this shot but... by Julian Cohen
1/125 @ f25
I'd love to tell you I planned this shot but I got lucky. However you make your own luck and I sat in front of this ribbon eels hole for ages just shooting as it came into focus. Bit of vignette added in Lightroom and a boost to levels.
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46 Votes
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You looking at me??? by Juan Torres
You looking at me???
37 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 3, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Puerto Rico
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Puerto Rico
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1/125 @ f9.
This is one of the first photographs where I... by Julian Cohen
1/125 @ f9.
This is one of the first photographs where I planned the shot before taking it. I side lit the rhinopias with TTL on one strobe and set the other strobe to 1/8 and put it above the subject.
18 Votes
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yellowspotted snake eel,haloa point,maui by Jozef Butala
yellowspotted snake eel,haloa point,maui
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Shrimp
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 27, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Philippines
view portfolio more shots by Girts Kravalis
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Toadfish, up close and personal. Pic taken yesterday whil... by Amanda George
Toadfish, up close and personal. Pic taken yesterday while diving Blue Heron Bridge again. Taken with Olympus Stylus 700 with housing - no strobe, no special lenses, no color adjusting - nothing special
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This is a pygmy sea horse on fan coral.  This species was... by Steven Bryan
This is a pygmy sea horse on fan coral. This species was not discovered until relatively recently because of its small size and near perfect camoflage.
9 Votes
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Shrimp & Goby on a Whip Coral. Taken at Cod Hole ot the R... by Steffen Binke
Shrimp & Goby on a Whip Coral. Taken at Cod Hole ot the Ribbon Reef #10 on the Great Barrier Reef.
Nikon D200, 60mm Nikkor, 125 Ikelite
15 Votes
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Crab hiding under the rock( real habitat) by Yousuf Ali
Crab hiding under the rock( real habitat)
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 11, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Arabian Sea Pakistan
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shrimp / canon g9, canon housing, macro lens and (for a f... by Melita Bubek
shrimp / canon g9, canon housing, macro lens and (for a first time underwater!) my new strobe inon d2000 typ3...:-)
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Yellow Mouth Eel took it when I was in Masandam \ Oman by Olympus C8080 WZ
31 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 3, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Arabian Sea Oman
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Stripebelly puffer by Jozef Butala
Stripebelly puffer
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 1, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific United States
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LOOK AFTER THE LITTLE ONES!!! VERY HARD TO TAKE THIS PICT... by Ramon Magana
LOOK AFTER THE LITTLE ONES!!! VERY HARD TO TAKE THIS PICTURE BUT IT WORTH IT AFTER ALL...
25 Votes
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This was taken in Monterey, California by Juliana Metzger
This was taken in Monterey, California
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, October 21, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: United States
date posted Book a Dive Trip to United States
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Scorpion Fish looking at you from corals - I can see you,... by Juerg Ziegler
Scorpion Fish looking at you from corals - I can see you, how about you?
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Close up on Scorpion fish
Pleace: Masandam \ Oman
by Olympus C-8080 WZ
Cheers
Mohammed
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 1, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Arabian Sea Oman
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beautiful but deadly... by Juerg Ziegler
beautiful but deadly...
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Peacock Flounder seen in Grand Cayon August 2008. Photo taken with a Canon SD550.
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 24, 2008
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 Bonnie Conley
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A Royal Angel Fish  by Lucy Chamberlain
A Royal Angel Fish
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date posted posted: Monday, September 22, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Egypt
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I know thery're the rogues of the choral, but very nice a... by Kirk Murray
I know thery're the rogues of the choral, but very nice all the same Taken with Dc500, and urpro filter
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date posted posted: Monday, September 22, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: South China Sea Malaysia
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Malaysia
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Spotted Moral Eel - there are a few of these guys around.... by Andy Boundy
Spotted Moral Eel - there are a few of these guys around. 65ft. with Sealife DC600
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