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Underwater Photo Contest | Macro - not swimming (4)

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basketstar shrimp
By Oscar Miralpeix
posted (This month)
26 votes

Shrimp and its shadow at work on a butterfly fish
By Raoul Caprez
posted (Last month)
17 votes

Marble shrimp
By Iyad Suleyman
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17 votes

texture
By Marco Gargiulo
posted (last week)
16 votes

Puzzled
By Nadya Kulagina
posted (last week)
15 votes

Anemone
By Matthew Fischbach
posted (Last month)
14 votes

Yellow makeup
By Raoul Caprez
posted (Last month)
14 votes

Crab with EGGS (Lissoporcellana)
By Iyad Suleyman
posted (5 days ago)
13 votes

Sea Horse
By Robert Gurisatti
posted (Last month)
11 votes

Not left handed / Cleaner Shrimp on soft coral.
By James Deverich
posted (Last month)
10 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)
BAck to Froggi land; Always one of my favorite subjects T... by Carlos Pérez
BAck to Froggi land; Always one of my favorite subjects The yellow frog fish.
18 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Puerto Rico
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Sea horse by Niky Šímová
Sea horse
4 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Croatia
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Shrimp Garden

Hinge back dancing shrimp by James Deverich
Shrimp Garden
Hinge back dancing shrimp
7 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Macro photo of a Seahorse that was taken up close.
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17 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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"Feeling blue" by Gaetano Gargiulo
"Feeling blue"
10 Votes
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Face-Off

NIKON D7000 in a Seacam "Prelude" uw housing,... by Thomas Bannenberg
Face-Off
NIKON D7000 in a Seacam "Prelude" uw housing, @105mm
Settings: f11 1/60, ISO 100
8 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Pipefish - taken with video light. by Ran Mor
by: Ran Mor
Pipefish - taken with video light.
9 Votes
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YELLOW by Walter Bassi
YELLOW
5 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Ligurian Sea Italy
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Alien
1 Votes
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My new eye shadow! by Francis Lau
My new eye shadow!
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 31, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Molucca Sea Indonesia
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raise a claw by Adrian Slack
raise a claw
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 31, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mozambique
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A blennius
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, August 29, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Spain
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Yellow blennius
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, August 29, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Spain
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neighbors by Walter Bassi
neighbors
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, August 29, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tyrrhenian Sea Italy
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Smashy smashy by Adrian Slack
Smashy smashy
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 28, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mozambique
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Bad Hair Day by Nadya Kulagina
Bad Hair Day
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 27, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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Tiny colorful disguise
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24 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 27, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Peacock tail Shrimp
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 27, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Bad Hair Day
"In my house"
 by Walter Bassi
"In my house"
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 26, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tyrrhenian Sea Italy
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Neck Crab in defense mode
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, August 25, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Hairy Hermit
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, August 25, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Eye decoration (old Green turtle eye - Chelonia mydas)
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It takes a moment to understand what's going on here. This is a perfect example for shooting large objects with close-up lenses to produce un-orthodox images.
29 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, August 25, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Field of grapes
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21 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, August 25, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Flores Sea Indonesia
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Blue-ringed octopus on sea grass by Arno Enzo
Blue-ringed octopus on sea grass
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, August 25, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bohol Sea Philippines
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"Dreamland"
Young Fingerprint Trinity Caves, Grand Cayman
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 24, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Silent please by Francis Lau
Silent please
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 24, 2014
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