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Skeleton Shrimp
By Lilian Koh
posted (This month)
15 votes

Harlequin crab, Canon g12
By Dragos Dumitrescu
posted (This month)
12 votes


By Dusty Norman
posted (3 days ago)
11 votes

Disconsolate. Coconut Octopus - Amphioctopus marginatus. Chaloklum, Thailand-EM5-Oly 60mm-1160-f11-iso200-Inon D2000
By Stefan Follows
posted (This month)
10 votes

Harlequin shrimps (Hymenocera picta)
Tulamben, Bali
By Yeehoo Wai
posted (This month)
10 votes

Tiny blue wave
By Raoul Caprez
posted (last week)
10 votes

Blacklined Cyphoma
By Dusty Norman
posted (This month)
9 votes

Hungry or tired?
By Uwe Schmolke
posted (last week)
9 votes


By Dusty Norman
posted (last week)
9 votes


By Dusty Norman
posted (3 days ago)
9 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)
Flamboyant Cuttlefish (Metasepia pfefferi)
Dumaguete, Philippines
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 24, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Diminovula culmen, rigged egg cowrie.
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 23, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Zebrida adamsii
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 23, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Soft croal porcelain crab (Lissoporcellana nakas... by Irwin Ang
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Soft croal porcelain crab (Lissoporcellana nakasonei)
Malapascua Island, Philippines. December 2014
6 Votes
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warty corallimorph abstract by Arun Madisetti
warty corallimorph abstract
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, June 21, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Dominica
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Tiger Shrimp
2 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, June 21, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Flat mate photo bombers / Snoot play with a subject I know will not move too much.
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, June 21, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Wire Coral Goby (Bryaninops yongei)
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, June 21, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Peeking out
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Love the soft vibe here. Very well composed.
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, June 20, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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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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date posted posted: Thursday, June 18, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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Flamingtos on a sea fan
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, June 18, 2015
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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date posted posted: Thursday, June 18, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Warty Frogfish by Taco Cheung
Warty Frogfish
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 17, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Philippines
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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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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 16, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Philippines
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Geometric moray eel - Reunion Island by Takma Lherminier
Geometric moray eel - Reunion Island
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 16, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Reunion
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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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date posted posted: Sunday, June 14, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Philippines
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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: Thursday, June 11, 2015
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: Thursday, June 11, 2015
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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date posted posted: Thursday, June 11, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Sunny Eye's"
A close-up of a Seahorse.
3 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, June 11, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Stick Pipefish, Pulau Weh by Doug Anderson
Stick Pipefish, Pulau Weh
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, June 11, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Andaman Sea Indonesia
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'Emerald Forest' - Social feather dusters shot in situ with a green backdrop
15 Votes
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