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Underwater Photo Contest | Macro - not swimming (4)

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Spotted Cleaner Shrimp in a pink tipped anemone.  I visited this little critter on three different dives and he was always extremely cooperative and curious.  Shot with a Nikonos V, 28mm lens, Aquatica tubes and 105 Speedlight.
By Gladys Engler
posted (last week)
15 votes

Starfish
By Marco Gargiulo
posted (This month)
14 votes

Snooted goby
By Taner Atilgan
posted (This month)
14 votes

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Dragon Shrimp
By Lilian Koh
posted (4 days ago)
14 votes

Hold On
Frog Fish posing for the shot - Muck diving Dumaguete with Oly OMD-EM1 with 60mm Macro and +5 diopter.
By Robin Bateman
posted (3 days ago)
14 votes

Elysia ornata
By Dennis Chen
posted (2 days ago)
14 votes

Here I stand ...Sawblade Shrimp - Tozeuma armatum. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Oly 12-50mm-1250-f22-iso200-Inon D2000-Inon UCL165
By Stefan Follows
posted (last week)
13 votes


By Dusty Norman
posted (6 days ago)
12 votes

Tiny coconut octopus hiding/protecting in a borrowed shell.
By Dragos Dumitrescu
posted (3 days ago)
12 votes

Zanzibar Whip Coral Shrimp
By Dennis Chen
posted (3 days ago)
12 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)
Peeking out
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Love the soft vibe here. Very well composed.
13 Votes
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A pair of Pygmy seahorse by Hon Ping
A pair of Pygmy seahorse
5 Votes
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A Candy Crab (Hoplophrys oatesii) posing in front of some... by Yeehoo Wai
A Candy Crab (Hoplophrys oatesii) posing in front of some "fireworks".
15 Votes
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Hermit Crab Face with Baby Blues
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Excellent colors and very nicely captured!
19 Votes
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Popcorn shrimp
8 Votes
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Flamingtos on a sea fan
6 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Cayman islands
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"Spot Light"
An Octopus protecting his prized conch shells.
4 Votes
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Warty Frogfish by Taco Cheung
Warty Frogfish
6 Votes
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Yellow Pgymy Goby (Lubricogobius exiguus) 
Anilao, Phili... by Yeehoo Wai
Yellow Pgymy Goby (Lubricogobius exiguus)
Anilao, Philippines
7 Votes
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Geometric moray eel - Reunion Island by Takma Lherminier
Geometric moray eel - Reunion Island
10 Votes
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true beautiful eyebrow
can you see the hydrozoa it uses for camouflaged on its eyes and head...
18/12/2014
Nikon D300 60 mm 1/250s f/5.6 ISO 200
3 Votes
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The sentinel
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13 Votes
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Flamingo toungue
13 Votes
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Tiny cryptic teardrop crab just inside a vase sponge.
14 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Honduras
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Brain coral - I love the canyons and movement in this coral. While I was focusing this little goby jumped into the picture.
5 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Honduras
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"Colorful Shrimp"
This is a new find for me in Cayman. I'm thinking it is a Long-tail Grass Shrimp.
4 Votes
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"Sunny Eye's"
A close-up of a Seahorse.
3 Votes
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Stick Pipefish, Pulau Weh by Doug Anderson
Stick Pipefish, Pulau Weh
18 Votes
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'Emerald Forest' - Social feather dusters shot in situ with a green backdrop
15 Votes
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Spiny Tiger Shrimp (Phyllognathia ceratophthalma)
Anilao... by Yeehoo Wai
Spiny Tiger Shrimp (Phyllognathia ceratophthalma)
Anilao, Philippines
3 Votes
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"Flatworm Smile"
This Leopard Flatworm was found in the sand just inside the reef at Roundabout, Grand Cayman.
1 Votes
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"Spring Cleaning"
This Yellow-head Jawfish let me watch him dig out his whole for about 20 minutes.
9 Votes
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Trambollito (Helcogrammoides cunninghami)
Patagonian fjo... by Thomas Heran
Trambollito (Helcogrammoides cunninghami)
Patagonian fjord, Chile
7 Votes
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'Fishing in the Dark'
8 Votes
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Ready for the race : 3, 2, 1 ....
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17 Votes
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Long-snouted Seahorse (Hippocampus guttulatus) by Kazım Elgin
Long-snouted Seahorse (Hippocampus guttulatus)
16 Votes
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"Buddy Check"
A Purple Crowned Sea Goddess and a Sand Gobe getting friendly out in the sand.
8 Votes
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