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Small snakelocks anemone (Sagartiogeton undatus) in backlight, Zeeland, The Netherlands.
By Filip Staes
posted (This month)
23 votes

Snooted seapen polyps w/blue filter
By Taner Atilgan
posted (6 days ago)
19 votes

The King.
Lembeh strait . Nikon D800E ,105 macro , snoot +Inon Z240
Double exposure
By Marchione Giacomo
posted (last week)
18 votes

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Candy crab (Hoplophrys)
Lembeh Strait, Indonesia.
By Irwin Ang
posted (last week)
17 votes

Clean!
By Elaine Wallace
posted (last week)
16 votes

Soft coral porcelain crab
By Gianluca Sometti
posted (5 days ago)
15 votes

Hydroid In High Key

Always looking for a unique and artistic way to shoot familiar subjects :)
By Susannah H. Snowden-Smith
posted (Last month)
14 votes

Spotted garden eel
By Kelvin H.y. Tan
posted (last week)
14 votes

Blue ringed octopus
By Gianluca Sometti
posted (last week)
13 votes

Anemone shrimp
By Michal Stros
posted (last week)
12 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)
Rock Shrimp, Anilao by Richard Goluch
Rock Shrimp, Anilao
8 Votes
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Shot with a +10 cropped vertical, the clear background is... by Gaetano Gargiulo
Shot with a +10 cropped vertical, the clear background is achieved blasting one strobe on the reflective sand no PS
13 Votes
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" I think my house is too big..." Common marine hermit crab (Pagurus bernhardus), Zeeland, The Netherlands.
15 Votes
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Goby Got The Blues
Whipfan Goby, Secret Bay, Anilao by Kate Jonker
Goby Got The Blues
Whipfan Goby, Secret Bay, Anilao
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11 Votes
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Pagurian
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 19, 2017
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tyrrhenian Sea Italy
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Italy
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Through the looking glass
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15 Votes
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Hippocampus guttulatus
Speckled Seahorse by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Hippocampus guttulatus
Speckled Seahorse
7 Votes
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"Embedded"
This crab moved into the gorgonian to avoid being photographed, so I moved under it and quite like the result.
7 Votes
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The Diamond Mine
Parablennius Marmorus
Seaweed Blenny
11 Votes
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Helcogramma striata
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18 Votes
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Parablennius gattorugine
PIPE HOUSE by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Parablennius gattorugine
PIPE HOUSE
14 Votes
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Another planet, arrow crab on a sea cucumber
20 Votes
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Periclemenes shrimps,Raja Ampat.
11 Votes
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No place for popcorn shrimps to hide themselves during the night dive.
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, July 14, 2017
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Philippines
view portfolio more shots by Mehmet Salih Bilal
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E T I Q U E T T E
Hard coral crab
14 Votes
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Yes I am....
Male Sailfin Blenny
Blue Heron Bridge
12 Votes
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A huge hermit crab by Fabrizio Torsani
A huge hermit crab
7 Votes
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Xenocarcinus conicus
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, July 14, 2017
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Sea of Japan Japan
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Japan
view portfolio more shots by Kelvin H.y. Tan
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A pair of Eggshell shrimps or Coral commensal shrimps(Hamopontonia corallicola), Raja Ampat.
5 Votes
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Scyllarus arctus by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Scyllarus arctus
12 Votes
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The Floater - This tiny crinoid clingfish decided my lens port was a better hiding spot than the crinoid….
12 Votes
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Lepadogaster lepadogaster
Up side down clingfish by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Lepadogaster lepadogaster
Up side down clingfish
10 Votes
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The poser 
Canon s120 by Ajiex Dharma
The poser
Canon s120
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Great position and background
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 12, 2017
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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black goby with eggs(Gobius niger), Zeeland, The Netherlands.
20 Votes
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Eye by Niky Šímová
Eye
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 11, 2017
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Croatia
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Croatia
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Seahorse at Blue Heron Bridge
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10 Votes
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An eating porcelain crab by Fabrizio Torsani
An eating porcelain crab
6 Votes
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