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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Pacific (3)

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Tu prenais du plaisir
A faire des ronds dans l'eau... ;=)
By Bonduel Tanguy
posted Friday, December 2, 2011
137 votes

Spanish Shawl Nudibranch at Point Dume, Malibu.
By Sevag Mehterian
posted Tuesday, December 20, 2011
114 votes

Nautilus pompilius.
Taken at LIFOU island, New Caledonia, in night dive.
Very rare prehistorycal animal who lives very deep, so i had a chance to meet it
By Antonio Pastorelli
posted Monday, March 17, 2008
93 votes

Inspired by nearby competition, this male humpback put some serious power into this series of forward lunges. In 7 years of whale watching, I had never seen a lunge like this from this angle. Taken with a canon 350d and 70-300 lens.
By Tyania Diffin
posted Wednesday, May 31, 2006
92 votes

SHARKS
By Pedro L Burguera
posted Friday, January 25, 2008
91 votes

Overwater Bungalows-Moorea
By Frank Greco
posted Thursday, June 7, 2007
88 votes

This image was taken in Guadalupe Islanda in October 2008 using a Nikonos RS with a 20-35mm lens.  THs film I used was Fuji Velvia 100 speed, f8 at approximately 125.  Color corrected in photoshop CS.
By Steven Kl Smith
posted Tuesday, December 16, 2008
84 votes

Green Sea Turtle, South Kohala Coast, Hawaii - 2007 AUG 06
By Gus Saldana
posted Wednesday, December 5, 2007
82 votes

Red Eye Frog Costa Rica
By Doris Vierkoetter
posted Friday, October 28, 2011
82 votes

Ship wreck off Orchid Island, Taiwan.
By Steve Kuo
posted Thursday, December 28, 2006
81 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Pacific

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Humuhumunukunukuapua’a close up by Alison Ranheim
Humuhumunukunukuapua’a close up
8 Votes
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date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Tiny curious
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23 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Turtle with the reef
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Hello! by Matthew Fischbach
Hello!
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Mirror
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Fashion
date posted location: Pacific French Polynesia
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Mermaid Bride
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On The HMCS Columbia
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date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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Frog close up
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date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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True power from a top predator
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date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Blenny in Home, Acapulco Mexico
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Young player
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Maui, cute brown fish and pretty coral... by Alison Ranheim
Maui, cute brown fish and pretty coral...
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Nice and friendly Mola Mola off the Coast of California near Catalina Island
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Octopus in the Reef
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Out of this world!!! by Joe Donne
Out of this world!!!
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"Standing out in a Crowd" by Alison Ranheim
"Standing out in a Crowd"
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Manta's by Stuart Ganz
Manta's
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The dance of the sea star
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 31, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Porcupine Fish, Maui. by Alison Ranheim
Porcupine Fish, Maui.
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 31, 2014
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Warty Seastar
Puget Sound, WA, U.S.A. by Tom Radio
Warty Seastar
Puget Sound, WA, U.S.A.
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 30, 2014
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Hawaiian eel, Honolua Bay, Maui. by Alison Ranheim
Hawaiian eel, Honolua Bay, Maui.
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date posted posted: Friday, August 29, 2014
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Moorea, French Polynesia by Frédérique Legrand
Moorea, French Polynesia
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Tiny colorful disguise
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24 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 27, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Hawaiian Triggerfish by Alison Ranheim
Hawaiian Triggerfish
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 26, 2014
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Videographer at work by Stuart Ganz
Videographer at work
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date posted posted: Monday, August 25, 2014
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date posted location: Pacific United States
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Eye decoration (old Green turtle eye - Chelonia mydas)
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It takes a moment to understand what's going on here. This is a perfect example for shooting large objects with close-up lenses to produce un-orthodox images.
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Time to drink the air (upside down picture)
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 24, 2014
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