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Underwater Photo Contest | Macro - not swimming (5)

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texture
By Marco Gargiulo
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Take care of me, please!
By Iyad Suleyman
posted (3 days ago)
18 votes

Marble shrimp
By Iyad Suleyman
posted (This month)
17 votes

Small and funny
By Nonna Pokras
posted (6 days ago)
17 votes

Blue Filtered Sea Pen Polyp
By Taner Atilgan
posted (6 days ago)
16 votes

Puzzled
By Nadya Kulagina
posted (This month)
15 votes

Crab with EGGS (Lissoporcellana)
By Iyad Suleyman
posted (last week)
14 votes

Red face encounter
By Raoul Caprez
posted (3 days ago)
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)
Peacock tail Shrimp
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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
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Molucca Sea Indonesia
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Hermit crab with a barnacle
Seattle, WA, U.S.A. by Tom Radio
Hermit crab with a barnacle
Seattle, WA, U.S.A.
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 23, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Purple and Yellow (Leptopsammia pruvoti on sponge)
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 23, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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The Crested cup coral (Desmophylum diantus) is one of thr... by Thomas Heran
The Crested cup coral (Desmophylum diantus) is one of three species of cold water coral from patagonian fjord, Chile. Commonly they start appearing below 20 m where the slope exceeds aprox. 80º.
Exposition: 1/60
ISO: 400 (Mistake)
Aperture: f/80
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 21, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Chilean Sea Chile
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Flamingo Tongue Feeding Session
Eagle Ray Pass, Grand Cayman
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 21, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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The Emperor by Nadya Kulagina
The Emperor
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 21, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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I love Goby..... by Francis Lau
I love Goby.....
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 21, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Molucca Sea Indonesia
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Ornate Ghost Pipe
Shot on the 2nd day of shooting with n... by James Deverich
Ornate Ghost Pipe
Shot on the 2nd day of shooting with new camera. 1st image to be uploaded!
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 21, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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Starfish Composition by Yildirim Gencoglu
Starfish Composition
3 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 21, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Aegean Sea Turkey
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YAWN
Warty frogfish
Antennarius maculatus
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 20, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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blending in by Gavin Chin
blending in
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, August 18, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: South China Sea Malaysia
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Banded Jawfish
25 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 17, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Puerto Rico
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Brain coral under blue light by Bruce Campbell
Brain coral under blue light
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 17, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Belize
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Seafeather Shrimp
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The painted shrimp (Campylonotus vagans) is one of the mo... by Thomas Heran
The painted shrimp (Campylonotus vagans) is one of the most colorful crustacean foun in the patagonian fiord. Taken with a Nikon d7000, 60 mm macro, iso 100, obturation 1/80 and two flash lights inon Z-240.
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 16, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Chilean Sea Chile
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This white fan worm (common name) is an annelid of the cl... by Thomas Heran
This white fan worm (common name) is an annelid of the class polychaeta, which has a characteristic white crown of radioles with an interesting structure called operculum (white circle), used to close the tube house when it feels threaten.
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date posted posted: Friday, August 15, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Chilean Sea Chile
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Arrow Shrimp
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, August 15, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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Arrow Crab close Up
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date posted posted: Friday, August 15, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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