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Gobi on a seafather
By Beate Seiler
posted (Last month)
42 votes

Starfish
By Beate Seiler
posted (last week)
24 votes

JOY RIDE
Coleman Shrimp
By Ton Ghela
posted (Last month)
22 votes


By Beate Seiler
posted (last week)
22 votes

Just a smile/Blenny/Raja Ampat, Indonesia/Canon 5D MarkIII, 100mm macro Lens,Nauticam SMC,Sea&Sea housing,Inon Z240*2, F25,1/100,ISO160
By Yuping Chen
posted (Last month)
20 votes

Blenny/Lembeh strait,Indonesia, Canon 5D MarkIV, 100mm Lens,NauticamSmc,Sea&Sea housing,Inon Z240*2, F14,1/160,ISO200
By Yuping Chen
posted (Last month)
19 votes

This was taken with canon S120 with noodilab macro lens and retra snoot and fluor torch
By Ajiex Dharma
posted (6 days ago)
17 votes

Sea pen polyp with color filter
By Taner Atilgan
posted (This month)
15 votes

Orang utan crab on a bubble coral
By Beate Seiler
posted (Last month)
14 votes

Small gobi
By Beate Seiler
posted (Last month)
14 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)
Sailfin Blenny guarding his territory.
14 Votes
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Black and white
14 Votes
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Oh yeah...what about it!!!
18 Votes
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Manti Shrimp at Blue Heron Bridge
19 Votes
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The Lion Fish abound by Hunter Aydelott
The Lion Fish abound
9 Votes
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Light showering... first time with a compact camera: TG4 by Gaetano Gargiulo
Light showering... first time with a compact camera: TG4
11 Votes
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Dahlia anemone (Urticina felina), Zeeland, The Netherlands.
11 Votes
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Pygmy sea horse Denise.
Philippines , Moal Boal
Nikon D800E , 105 macro. Two strobo sea and sea 120 YS.
ISO250, F16, 1/160
14 Votes
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I'm innocent!!!!!
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, August 18, 2017
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Crab (Inachus .sp) trying to hide under a Snakelocks an... by Gary Carpenter
Crab (Inachus .sp) trying to hide under a Snakelocks anemone (Anemonia viridis)
3 Votes
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snooted eyes of a shell
21 Votes
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Magnificent Animone Shrimp
Ancylomenes magnificus by Ton Ghela
Magnificent Animone Shrimp
Ancylomenes magnificus
10 Votes
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Flamboyant Cuttlefish(Juvenile)/Lembeh strait, Indonesia, Canon 5D MarkIII, 100mm Lens, subsee+10, scuba lamp ms30, ,F13,1/100,ISO500
15 Votes
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Home is where the heart is
Skunk anemone fish closely guards his home at dusk.
18 Votes
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The Freshwater Fourhorn Sculpin (Myoxocephalus quadricorn... by Teemu Lakka
The Freshwater Fourhorn Sculpin (Myoxocephalus quadricornis)
Depht 27m and temperature +5°C, lake Paijanne Finland. 
8 Votes
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Snooted sea pen polyp with color filter
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21 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 15, 2017
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Sea of Marmara Turkey
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Scorpaena scrofa
YAWNING by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Scorpaena scrofa
YAWNING
7 Votes
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Zebra by Raoul Caprez
Zebra
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 13, 2017
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Indonesia
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Squat shrimp and anemone
11 Votes
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Scorpaena porcus
Hunter was confused because I was lucky... by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Scorpaena porcus
Hunter was confused because I was lucky that I shoot two of them with my camera.
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11 Votes
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"Bellicapelli" :-)
Another pic taken with the modified Z... by Gaetano Gargiulo
"Bellicapelli" :-)
Another pic taken with the modified Zeiss Jena
10 Votes
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Boxcrab , taken at Blue Heron Bridge
17 Votes
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Crab Portrait - Red and White Harlequin Crab feeding on t... by Joe Graham
Crab Portrait - Red and White Harlequin Crab feeding on the edge of a Tube Anemone. Shot was taken on a trip to Sekotong in South Lombok
17 Votes
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Coleman shrimps, Puerto Galera, The Philippines.
13 Votes
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Beautiful Purse Crab/AKA island, Okinawa,Japan, Canon 5D MarkIII, 100mm Lens,ATG+10,Sea&Sea housing,Inon Z240*2, F11,1/160,ISO100
13 Votes
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playing with shallow DOF and trioplan lens by Gaetano Gargiulo
playing with shallow DOF and trioplan lens
16 Votes
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Zanzibar Whip Coral Shrimp-Anilao,Phillippines. by Richard Goluch
Zanzibar Whip Coral Shrimp-Anilao,Phillippines.
17 Votes
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