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Ophisurus serpens, night dive, backlight
By Marco Gargiulo
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By Salvatore Ianniello
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Dots, dots, only dots ... in bw
By Marco Gargiulo
posted (This month)
27 votes

Spiny Tiger Shrimp, landing on Sponge
By Marco Fierli
posted (This month)
25 votes

Gobi on its lookout
By Beate Seiler
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24 votes

Fighting Sailfin Blennies, The Meadows, Little Cayman

Nikon D800 | Dual Ikelite 161 Strobes | Nikon 105mm macro | ISO 100 | 1/320 sec | f10
By Solomon Baksh
posted (This month)
23 votes

Mediterranean Bumblebee shrimp
By Marco Gargiulo
posted (last week)
22 votes

Gnathophyllum elegans on fuchsia background
By Salvatore Ianniello
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21 votes

Porcellain crab 
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Nikon D800E, 105 macro , twin strobo
By Marchione Giacomo
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21 votes

Nikon D2x 60mm
By Puddu Massimo
posted (Last month)
19 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)
mantis shrimp waiting by Mathieu Foulquié
mantis shrimp waiting
votes: 9
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 6, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indonesia
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Blue ringed Octopus.
votes: 19
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 6, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Halmahera Sea Indonesia
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experimental ...playing with bubbles by Claudia Weber-Gebert
experimental ...playing with bubbles
votes: 7
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 6, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Germany
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This is a hydroid living in a sponge attached to an octoc... by Robert Michaelson
This is a hydroid living in a sponge attached to an octocoral. The purplish bubbles are the maturing juveniles (gonophores) of the hydroid that have not be released into the water column yet. Specialist help on identifYing species?
votes: 10
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 6, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Netherlands Antilles
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Pipefish at Palong, Phi Phi Ley
votes: 10
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 5, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Andaman Sea Thailand
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soft red
 by Walter Bassi
soft red
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votes: 12
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 5, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Tulamben bay.
votes: 16
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 5, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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Arm of Linckia laevigata. The little red spot on the upper end is considered its "eye" or better light receptor, described in a recent article in National Geographic. Bida Nok
votes: 6
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 4, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Andaman Sea Thailand
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Colourful Carpet worm by Peet J Van Eeden
Colourful Carpet worm
votes: 4
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date posted posted: Monday, February 3, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Swiss crab :-)
votes: 13
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date posted posted: Monday, February 3, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Seychelles
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Is there any more out there, Dad?
votes: 15
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date posted posted: Monday, February 3, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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Duo!
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votes: 20
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date posted posted: Monday, February 3, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Catching
votes: 11
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date posted posted: Monday, February 3, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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Emperor Shrimp on sea cucumber at TK3 in Lembeh, Indonesia
votes: 9
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 2, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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Ophiuros in coral
votes: 8
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 2, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Banda Sea Palau
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Arlequin shrimp
votes: 10
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 2, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bohol Sea Philippines
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"Look into my eyes"
votes: 8
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 1, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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"Flower" serpula vermicularis by Walter Bassi
"Flower" serpula vermicularis
votes: 9
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 1, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Ligurian Sea Italy
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Ribbon Eel image taken on Hop Scotch, in Sodwana, South Africa
votes: 13
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 1, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Blenny at Mushroom Rock, Phi Phi Ley
votes: 8
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 1, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Andaman Sea Thailand
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African blenny, yellow phase
votes: 31
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date posted posted: Friday, January 31, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tyrrhenian Sea Italy
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Bubble shrimp with these eggs
votes: 7
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date posted posted: Friday, January 31, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bohol Sea Philippines
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Bubble shrimp with these eggs by Philippe Brunner
Bubble shrimp with these eggs
votes: 9
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date posted posted: Friday, January 31, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bohol Sea Philippines
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Commensal shrimp on a nudibranch. by Valda Fraser
Commensal shrimp on a nudibranch.
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votes: 17
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 30, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Whip coral goby on Giant clam, Bida Nok Bay
votes: 11
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 29, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Andaman Sea Thailand
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'Slightly unbalanced'
Flabellina iodinea, fighting the current, but on a great spot.
votes: 22
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A Blue ringed octopus during the night dive at the house reef. What a lucky night!
votes: 29
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 29, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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