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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)
crab on fan....................very hot. by Ju Saw
by: Ju Saw
crab on fan....................very hot.
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 21, 2003
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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Special shot taken during a night dive in Sangalakki usin... by Viora Alessio
Special shot taken during a night dive in Sangalakki using a 17-35mm on the large Ophiura crawling over a gorgonian fan
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 20, 2003
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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Painted Rock Lobster. F100, 105mm, Two strobes. by Sean Sequeira
Painted Rock Lobster. F100, 105mm, Two strobes.
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 18, 2003
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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Frustrating to take a pic of him. Always on the move. F10... by Sean Sequeira
Frustrating to take a pic of him. Always on the move. F100, 105, with two strobes.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 17, 2003
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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Spotted cleaner shrimp, Curacao, N.A.  Sea&Sea MM IIEX wi... by Maryke Kolenousky
Spotted cleaner shrimp, Curacao, N.A. Sea&Sea MM IIEX with 1:3 macro lens
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date posted posted: Monday, December 15, 2003
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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Anemones (Actinothoe sphyrodeta), taken in Baleal, Portug... by Joao Pedro Tojal Loia Soares Silva
Anemones (Actinothoe sphyrodeta), taken in Baleal, Portugal, using Nikonos V, 1:3 extension tube, Ikelite 100a strobe.
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date posted posted: Monday, December 15, 2003
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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Large scorpion fish in the Philippines taken with the 70-... by Viora Alessio
Large scorpion fish in the Philippines taken with the 70-180 macro zoom
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 14, 2003
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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Blenny, shot in Baleal, Portugal, using Nikonos V, 1:1 ex... by Joao Pedro Tojal Loia Soares Silva
Blenny, shot in Baleal, Portugal, using Nikonos V, 1:1 extension tube, Ikelite 100a strobe.
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 13, 2003
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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bridled goby, nikon d100, 105mm lens, bahamas... by Leon Joubert
bridled goby, nikon d100, 105mm lens, bahamas...
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date posted posted: Friday, December 12, 2003
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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It is a great pleasure to find this small gobies in the n... by Viora Alessio
It is a great pleasure to find this small gobies in the night dive hiding in the spires of the acroporas corals - Walehabai Indonesia
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 11, 2003
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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Gobby, taken in Baleal, Portugal, using Nikonos V, 1:1 ex... by Joao Pedro Tojal Loia Soares Silva
Gobby, taken in Baleal, Portugal, using Nikonos V, 1:1 extension tube, Ikelite 100a strobe
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 11, 2003
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This eel was taken in Southern Mozambique @ 22m by Paul Hunter
This eel was taken in Southern Mozambique @ 22m
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 11, 2003
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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Close-up of a Velvet swimming crab (Necora puber) taken d... by Garnet Hooper
Close-up of a Velvet swimming crab (Necora puber) taken during a night dive in a kelp bed at Millport, Scotland, using a Nikon V and strobe.
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 11, 2003
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Common Prawn (Palaemon serratus) taken at night in Millpo... by Mr Ken Cameron
Common Prawn (Palaemon serratus) taken at night in Millport, Scotland, using a Nikon V with close-up lens and strobe
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 11, 2003
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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Crinoid detail; Cebu Sea, P.I.: 55mm Auto Micro Nikkor Lens; Housed Nikon F
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 10, 2003
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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Spinyhead Blenny, Bahamas -Nikonos V, and lots of patience! by Claudia Pellarini
Spinyhead Blenny, Bahamas -Nikonos V, and lots of patience!
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 10, 2003
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The head of the lobster- Belize  C.A. night dive, Nikonos... by Karelas George
The head of the lobster- Belize C.A. night dive, Nikonos V, makro 1:3
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 10, 2003
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Belize
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Crinoids; Palau; 55mm Auto Micro Nikkor; Housed Nikon F
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 9, 2003
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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Leon Joubert by Harleqiunbass With Prey In Mouth, Nassau, Bahamas, Nikon D100, 60Mm Lens, Sea And Sea Housing
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 9, 2003
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One of three eels, which was too close for comfort. I lik... by Sean Sequeira
One of three eels, which was too close for comfort. I liked the upward angle of this one. F100 105 macro lense. Two Stobes.
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date posted posted: Monday, December 8, 2003
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Crinoid, Palau; 55mm Auto Micro Nikkor, Housed Nikon F
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date posted posted: Monday, December 8, 2003
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This juvenile box fish was taken on my last dive in Lembe... by Paul Hunter
This juvenile box fish was taken on my last dive in Lembeh @ 15m with a T3 lens on a MM II Ex.
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date posted posted: Monday, December 8, 2003
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Taken on a night snorkel in South Africa. Nikon F100, 105... by Sean Sequeira
Taken on a night snorkel in South Africa. Nikon F100, 105 macro lense. I got underneath this guy and took about 12 shots making this one the best.
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 7, 2003
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Jewel in the bubble. Manado Indonesia by Eric Leong
Jewel in the bubble. Manado Indonesia
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 6, 2003
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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Fish from Norway by Svein Frydenlund
Fish from Norway
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 6, 2003
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Pgymy Sea Horse/Taken in Lambah, Indo.  A 8 mm Pgymy Sea ... by Ken Yeung
Pgymy Sea Horse/Taken in Lambah, Indo. A 8 mm Pgymy Sea Hores posing for my shoot which there are more than 5 hiding in this 1 metre sea fan. Used a 2X converter to enhance larger subject in size with Sea/Sea strobe.

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I bet this was hard to spot Ken - finding the subject is half the battle with macro
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date posted posted: Friday, December 5, 2003
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A great place Israel to spot Nudibranches rares and nice ... by Viora Alessio
A great place Israel to spot Nudibranches rares and nice like this chromodoris taken at night with a 70-180 macro zoom
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