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Taken in Sesimbra.
By Elia Correia
posted Wednesday, November 11, 2009
97 votes

Blue and green!
By Elia Correia
posted Tuesday, November 10, 2009
95 votes

Anemone!
By Elia Correia
posted Friday, November 13, 2009
93 votes

Sea star probably eating a sea urchin.
By Elia Correia
posted Sunday, November 15, 2009
91 votes

Basking sharks are truly amazing animals. We know so little about their life cycles, international protection is needed not just in the UK. Increased international protection for all sharks is paramount.
By Kirk Mottershead
posted Thursday, August 4, 2011
91 votes

Anemones!
By Elia Correia
posted Saturday, November 14, 2009
89 votes

Taken in Sesimbra.
By Elia Correia
posted Thursday, November 12, 2009
88 votes

snail
By Matic Mikec
posted Monday, August 8, 2011
88 votes

Alicia Mirabilis!
By Elia Correia
posted Monday, November 16, 2009
83 votes

Anemone!
By Elia Correia
posted Tuesday, November 17, 2009
79 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Atlantic (European coastal)

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sepia officinalis by Carlos Ernesto
sepia officinalis
12 Votes
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Palinurus elephas by Carlos Ernesto
Palinurus elephas
6 Votes
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"Dramatic posing" by Diogo Ferreira
"Dramatic posing"
8 Votes
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close encounter...
curious big grouper comming near by Claudia Weber-Gebert
close encounter...
curious big grouper comming near
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, March 18, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Atlantic (European coastal) Spain
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A very friendly grey seal who spent 45 minutes with us at... by Dave Baker
A very friendly grey seal who spent 45 minutes with us at Lundy Island in the Bristol channel
8 Votes
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Brittany by Mathieu Foulquié
Brittany
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 25, 2015
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Atlantic (European coastal) France
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These images where made in respect to the animals and with special permission by the Azores Government ,to meet is my best experiences this gambling Sperm Whale Baby...
24 Votes
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Friendly grouper by Anne Hedlund
Friendly grouper
11 Votes
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Mobulas by Anne Hedlund
Mobulas
13 Votes
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Underwater mirror
 by Anne Hedlund
Underwater mirror
7 Votes
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psychedelic purple
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 18, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Atlantic (European coastal) Portugal
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Nudibranch Facelina auriculata found in the Eastern Schel... by Jan Vossen
Nudibranch Facelina auriculata found in the Eastern Scheld, Netherlands. This Nudibranch was hanging upside down in its natural habitat.
I used the Nikon D80 with 105 mm, TC 1.4 and INON Z240 flashes.
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 17, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Atlantic (European coastal) Netherlands
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Flying Olives
6 Votes
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WWI submarine at 60m
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 13, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Atlantic (European coastal) United Kingdom
view portfolio more shots by Paul Colley
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Spider crab & diver
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 22, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Atlantic (European coastal) United Kingdom
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"Exciting Moment" - A group of Mobula Rays comes very close by Andre Philip
"Exciting Moment" - A group of Mobula Rays comes very close
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Low quality shot but very nicely framed.
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 19, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Atlantic (European coastal) Portugal
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A local species of grey moray curiously peeking his head ... by Devin Leary
A local species of grey moray curiously peeking his head out. Located in the Silveira bay of Angra do Heroismo on the island of Terceira in the Azores, Portugal.
18 Votes
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blenny by Carlos Ernesto
blenny
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, October 7, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Atlantic (European coastal) Portugal
view portfolio more shots by Carlos Ernesto
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The great Lisbon ! by Elia Correia
The great Lisbon !
10 Votes
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blenny by Carlos Ernesto
blenny
3 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 2, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Atlantic (European coastal) Portugal
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Blennius gatorrugine by Carlos Ernesto
Blennius gatorrugine
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 22, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Atlantic (European coastal) Portugal
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Aplysidae puntacta
 by Carlos Ernesto
Aplysidae puntacta
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 10, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Atlantic (European coastal) Portugal
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Divers watching mobula fly bye at Princess Alice Bank - Azores
25 Votes
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A spider crab rests on kelp on the Knoll Pins, Lundy Island by Nick Blake
A spider crab rests on kelp on the Knoll Pins, Lundy Island
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 7, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Atlantic (European coastal) United Kingdom
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Cuttlefish - Cornwall
15 Votes
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Spider crab - Anchor Bay, Connemara
11 Votes
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Old lighthouse which has recovered its light... by Fernando Robledano
Old lighthouse which has recovered its light...
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22 Votes
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