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Underwater Photo Contest | Macro - not swimming (10)

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By Eda Çıngı
posted (This month)
19 votes

Rabbit or not rabbit ?
By Raoul Caprez
posted (This month)
18 votes

Face to face
By Abimael Márquez
posted (last week)
16 votes

A couple of Peppermint shrimp hide away in a beautiful purple vase sponge!
By Jim Catlin
posted (last week)
16 votes

Dream sea flower (No PS)
By Pietro Cremone
posted (This month)
15 votes

Blue ringed octopus in Raja Ampat.
By Mehmet Salih Bilal
posted (last week)
15 votes

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By Claudia Weber-Gebert
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A couple of porcelain crab.
By Mehmet Salih Bilal
posted (Last month)
13 votes

Hello! I am the skeleton shrimp! I'm here, on top!
By Alp Baranok
posted (Last month)
13 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest | Macro - not swimming

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Smaller subjects typically 1 to 3 inches (2.5 to 7.5cm) shot on macro settings or with macro equipment that are NOT MOVING usually on the bottom (i.e. between 1:1 and 1:3)
Hinge-beak shrimp in crevice at Richelieu Rock
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 20, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Andaman Sea Thailand
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Blue Filtered Sea Pen Polyp by Taner Atilgan
Blue Filtered Sea Pen Polyp
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 18, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Sea of Marmara Turkey
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Shy blenny, Koh Haa Nua
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 12, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Andaman Sea Thailand
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Coral
Chilean Fjord, Añihue Reserve by Felipe Gonzalez
Coral
Chilean Fjord, Añihue Reserve
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 20, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Chilean Sea Chile
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Akumal shrimp by Walter Bassi
Akumal shrimp
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 18, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Hermit Dreams
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, October 14, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Black eyes in the white
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 8, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Philippines
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Spider Crab
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 19, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Crinoid Shrimp
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 15, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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When it becomes to rough to head over to Balicasag Island, the the inshore reefs around Panglao Island and especially around Doljo, offer wonderful macro photography as this anemone crab demonstrates.
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 9, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bohol Sea Philippines
view portfolio more shots by Wayne Jones
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softcoral crab
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31 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 20, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Flores Sea Indonesia
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Enjoying the Small Things in Life.... Raja Ampat, Indonesia.
2 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 16, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Tiny Frogfish
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 12, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Philippines
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Corynactis sp. (Jewel anemone) by Thomas Heran
Corynactis sp. (Jewel anemone)
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 19, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Chilean Sea Chile
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Crab with EGGS (Lissoporcellana)
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21 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 15, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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Big face... by Gaetano Gargiulo
Big face...
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 11, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Red face encounter
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19 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, October 21, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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"Neptune's Craters"
2 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 18, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Brothers (: by Taner Atilgan
Brothers (:
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, October 14, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Sea of Marmara Turkey
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In my house by Walter Bassi
In my house
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 8, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Ligurian Sea Italy
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Take care of me, please!
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22 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 20, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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Small and funny
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Beautifully taken with an accurate focus point.
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 18, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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texture
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 12, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tyrrhenian Sea Italy
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"Stand Strong"
Secretary Blenny popping out to say hello!
8 Votes
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Jewel Anemoni in the fiord of chile, Añihue Reserve by Felipe Gonzalez
Jewel Anemoni in the fiord of chile, Añihue Reserve
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 19, 2014
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date posted location: Chilean Sea Chile
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A H H 
Ribbon eel (Rhinomuraena quaesita)
Anilao, Phili... by Irwin Ang
A H H
Ribbon eel (Rhinomuraena quaesita)
Anilao, Philippines. August 2014
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 16, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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Beautiful white striped anemones.
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 12, 2014
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date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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