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Planet Goby. Population: 2
By Henley Spiers
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15 votes

Soft Coral Crab, nightdive at Shinkoku Maru, Chuuk
By Tobias Reitmayr
posted (last week)
11 votes

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By Tianhong Wang
posted (last week)
11 votes

We found this Mototi Octopus living inside of a discarded Grey Goose bottle and it was free to move in and out, sometimes rearranging the rocks on the outside of the bottle.
By Daniel Geary
posted (last week)
11 votes

Juvenile Giant Frogfish perched in a sponge. Without the aid of the strobe, they were the exact same color.
By Daniel Geary
posted (6 days ago)
11 votes


By Susannah H. Snowden-Smith
posted (4 days ago)
11 votes

Hello
By Jason Rootes
posted (This month)
10 votes

Male Jawfish (The Patriarch)
By Frankie Rivera
posted (This month)
10 votes

symbiosis
By Andre Philip
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10 votes

Tiger tail seahorse being a little camera shy :)
By Thanda Ko Gyi
posted (This 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)
The background is natural. The clear tone is given by the... by Gaetano Gargiulo
The background is natural. The clear tone is given by the water column and the far away rocks. I waited > 10minutes to take this shot as the little fellow was moving between the weed to hunt small crustaceans
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A little Pyjama Slug resting on its red sponge crib. by Indigo Bolandrini
A little Pyjama Slug resting on its red sponge crib.
12 Votes
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Pipefich
10 Votes
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Harlekindisco
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 30, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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A two claw shrimp peers out from a purple vase sponge. This kind of shrimp is a rare find in Cayman! I used a shallow depth of field to focus just on the shrimp's eyes.
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, July 29, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Golden Mantis Shrimp(lysiosquilloides mapia) by Deniz Muzaffer Gökmen
Golden Mantis Shrimp(lysiosquilloides mapia)
2 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 28, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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Ice-cream scoop by Kelvin H.y. Tan
Ice-cream scoop
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 28, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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spanner crab
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10 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 26, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Volker Lonz
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Dangling fireworm
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 24, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Scotia Sea Cayman islands
view portfolio more shots by Dusty Norman
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Is it safe to come out? Goby hides in a broken off kelp f... by Kerri Keet
Is it safe to come out? Goby hides in a broken off kelp frond while pipefish keeps a look out.
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 21, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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trasparnce goby up blue sea star by Massimo Giorgetta
trasparnce goby up blue sea star
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18 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 21, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Molucca Sea Indonesia
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Eyes of Little pagurian, Micro Nikkor 40 mm + Nikon D7200 + Inon Z240 snooted
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 17, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tyrrhenian Sea Italy
view portfolio more shots by Marco Gargiulo
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Midnight moon by Ponnie J
Midnight moon
3 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 16, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Coral Sea Philippines
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Pike Blenny
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 13, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Puerto Rico
view portfolio more shots by Abimael Márquez
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Candy crab. by Mehmet Salih Bilal
Candy crab.
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 11, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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Coconut Octopus, night dive
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 11, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
view portfolio more shots by Sevil Gurel Peker
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night diving by Niky Šímová
night diving
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date posted posted: Monday, July 11, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Croatia
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Fluorescing Goby - "Tie-Dye"
No color editing was done to this photo. The rainbow of colors is from shooting with my Nightsea fluorescence kit. The filters "excite" the fluorescence in the goby and coral.
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 9, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Octocoral by Robert Michaelson
Octocoral
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date posted posted: Friday, July 8, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Flores Sea Indonesia
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H I T C H H I K E R

Shrimp on Hermit Crab
(Periclimen... by Lilian Koh
H I T C H H I K E R
Shrimp on Hermit Crab
(Periclimenes dardanicola atop Dardanus pedunculatus)
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, July 8, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indonesia
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Hmmmm Diner !!
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Shrimp
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"Gaudy Clown Crab"
Great marco subject one afternoon on the North Wall in Cayman.
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Cockatoo Waspfish Portrait by Luke Gordon
Cockatoo Waspfish Portrait
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13 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 7, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bohol Sea Philippines
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I'm hungry! by Ponnie J
I'm hungry!
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 7, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Coral Sea Philippines
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The Hairy Angler by Luke Gordon
The Hairy Angler
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 6, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bohol Sea Philippines
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Cowrie with eggs
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 5, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Myanmar (Burma)
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