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Planet Goby. Population: 2
By Henley Spiers
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Soft Coral Crab, nightdive at Shinkoku Maru, Chuuk
By Tobias Reitmayr
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11 votes

looklike the artwork..
By Tianhong Wang
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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
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11 votes


By Susannah H. Snowden-Smith
posted (5 days ago)
11 votes

~ Royalty ~
By Geo Cloete
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Hello
By Jason Rootes
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Male Jawfish (The Patriarch)
By Frankie Rivera
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10 votes

symbiosis
By Andre Philip
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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)
~ Strength in numbers ~
Octopus in False Bay, Cape Town by Arne Gething
~ Strength in numbers ~
Octopus in False Bay, Cape Town
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 21, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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Decorator crab
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, June 20, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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Horsing around
Thorny Seahorse - Hippocampus histrix
Bali, Indonisia
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, June 20, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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Macro shot of a fan worm, a unique kind of worm that live... by Kerri Keet
Macro shot of a fan worm, a unique kind of worm that lives within a tube and extends their feathery tentacles to filter feed. They are quite skittish and withdraw their tentacles when they sense your presence.
2 Votes
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The Cockatoo Waspfish
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15 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, June 17, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Visayan Sea Philippines
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Rinopia
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, June 16, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Philippines
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Anker's whip coral shrimp by Kelvin H.y. Tan
Anker's whip coral shrimp
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 15, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Colmarshrimp
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 15, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Philippines
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spindle cowrie
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 15, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Philippines
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Superstar
A beautiful, unidentified star fish photographed at Blousteen in Gordon's Bay, South Africa
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Sepiadarium kochi
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 14, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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'Cleaning House' - The tiny eyes of pederson cleaner shrimp in the waters off of Grand Cayman
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Fluoro flash + red, orange, yellow Luminance fill from Gamma lights.
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, June 13, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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~ Beautifully shy ~
Snoot, Canon 7DmkII, 60mm by Arne Gething
~ Beautifully shy ~
Snoot, Canon 7DmkII, 60mm
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, June 12, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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Hairy frogfish
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, June 11, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Philippines
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A colorful goby models for the camera atop star coral. I used a very shallow depth of field to focus only on the goby's eyes, and to make the rest of its translucent body blur into the backgruound.
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, June 10, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Pygmy Bargabanti
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, June 10, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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My first seahorse ever, such a special sighting! There we... by Kerri Keet
My first seahorse ever, such a special sighting! There were a couple of them scattered around the reef, they seemed to enjoy the cooler temperatures at the bottom.
8 Votes
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'Out On A Limb' - A flamingo tongue cowrie off the coast of Grand Cayman
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A large Hairy Yellow Hermit crab peers at me from under h... by Kerri Keet
A large Hairy Yellow Hermit crab peers at me from under his massive shell.
9 Votes
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Snooted flamboyant cuttlefish. by Mehmet Salih Bilal
Snooted flamboyant cuttlefish.
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 8, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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Startled (Peppermint) Goby by Aja Radl
Startled (Peppermint) Goby
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Pederson's shrimp (Ancylomenes pedersoni)
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 7, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Honduras
view portfolio more shots by Brad Ryon
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Intelligence
Common Octopus at Long Beach, Simon's Town, sits patiently as I take a photo - observing me with his intelligent eyes. Canon 7dmkii, 60mm macro, Retra LSD
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 7, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Jewels
Snooted image of strawberry anemones at Roman Rock Dive Site in Simon's Town, South Africa. Canon 7dmkii, 60mm macro, Retra LSD
16 Votes
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Cerianthus . Lembeh strait
Nikon D800E , 105 macro, Sea and sea strobo with snoot Retra
Seacam Housing.
ISO100, F14, 1/100
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24 Votes
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~ Clam Eyes ~
 by Arne Gething
~ Clam Eyes ~
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, June 6, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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