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Leafy Sea Dragon (Fetzendrachenfisch) , Australia - South Australia - Kangaroo Island
By Ralf Levc
posted Saturday, May 20, 2006
109 votes

This shot was taken during this years annual sardine migration. I had removed my strobes due to the backscatter and forgot to add weight, i was sat on the surface whilst my friends were seeing an awesome ball below, i was lucky to nail this shot.
By Paul Cowell
posted Monday, August 9, 2010
96 votes

Tortue verte
Mayotte
By Belec Antoine
posted Wednesday, September 9, 2009
92 votes

Estuarine Cod and Cleaner Wrasse. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 50D & Tokina 10-17
By Ross Gudgeon
posted Friday, June 12, 2009
90 votes

For the remoras this big manta was a nice place to take a ride to somewhere else.
By Esteban Toré
posted Wednesday, January 14, 2009
89 votes

Female Tiger Shark,natural light, what an awesome animal!
By Roger Horrocks
posted Monday, March 6, 2006
79 votes


By Tobias Friedrich
posted Wednesday, December 14, 2011
79 votes

Amazing dolphin pod action in this years sardine run.
By Paul Cowell
posted Tuesday, August 10, 2010
76 votes

Napoleon Fish and scubagirl
By Alberto D'este
posted Friday, April 18, 2008
75 votes

Freediving with this female whaleshark in Mozambique was a stunning experience. Sea & sea MM2 ex +16mm
By Andrew Woodburn
posted Friday, February 14, 2003
70 votes
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A very curious Unicornfish looking into my lens by Fatt Chuen Foo
A very curious Unicornfish looking into my lens
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 6, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Picasso Trigger by Larry Polster
Picasso Trigger
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 6, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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One of the many whalesharks that visit Ningaloo Reef annu... by Ross Gudgeon
One of the many whalesharks that visit Ningaloo Reef annually. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 20D & Tokina 12-24
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40 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 6, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Indian Ocean Scenary
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, September 5, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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sardines run by Sergiy Glushchenko
sardines run
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, September 5, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Parrotfish sleeping -  night dive in Maldives by Alberto D'este
Parrotfish sleeping - night dive in Maldives
28 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, September 5, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Diver in the Indian Ocean... :O)
26 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 4, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Spinner Dolphin  -  i'd like to say that this was the RAW... by Christian Loader
Spinner Dolphin - i'd like to say that this was the RAW photo, but no, i used a little zoom blur on Photoshop :-(
Nikon D300, 60mm.
29 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 4, 2008
date posted category: Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Anemone Shrimp in Maldives by Alberto D'este
Anemone Shrimp in Maldives
44 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 4, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Hanging out for a meal.  After eating a colony of its fav... by Ross Gudgeon
Hanging out for a meal. After eating a colony of its favourite ascidian this Nembrotha kurbayana is moving on to another colony for another meal. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 20D and Canon 100 macro.
30 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 4, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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The rich diversity of the Indian Ocean....
25 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 3, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Ready to strike.....350D/70mm by Yves Antoniazzo
Ready to strike.....350D/70mm
40 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 3, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Indonesia
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Whale Shark silhouette and dive boat. Olympus SP350, inon... by Christian Loader
Whale Shark silhouette and dive boat. Olympus SP350, inon fisheye lens.
26 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 3, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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I think he picked the wrong hole to hide in.  Forster's H... by Ross Gudgeon
I think he picked the wrong hole to hide in. Forster's Hawkfish eating Bi-colour Blenny. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 40D, Canon 100 macro & Kenko 1.4X teleconverter
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39 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 3, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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School of Threadfin Pearl Perch.  Ningaloo Reef, Western ... by Ross Gudgeon
School of Threadfin Pearl Perch. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 40D & Tokina 35mm Macro
32 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 2, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Anemone Crab or Tanker Crab? by Alberto D'este
Anemone Crab or Tanker Crab?
34 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 2, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Chaetodon falcula
25 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 2, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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School of Trevally, Sipadan. Canon G9 , two Inon strobes by Fatt Chuen Foo
School of Trevally, Sipadan. Canon G9 , two Inon strobes
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 1, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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A big job.  Cleaner Shrimp at work on a 2m Leopard Shark.... by Ross Gudgeon
A big job. Cleaner Shrimp at work on a 2m Leopard Shark. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 20D, Canon 100 Macro & Tamron 2X Teleconverter.
40 Votes
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Taken in Tofo; Lactoria cornuta
36 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 1, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mozambique
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Spinner Dolphin.  Nikon D300 + 60mm.  by Christian Loader
Spinner Dolphin. Nikon D300 + 60mm.
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 31, 2008
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Get out of my cave!!  Mantis shrimp defends it's cave fro... by Gareth Millson
Get out of my cave!! Mantis shrimp defends it's cave from prying eyes.
24 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 30, 2008
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Romance Sunset In Ocean. Taken with compact camera Canon A95 by Paul Ng
by: Paul Ng
Romance Sunset In Ocean. Taken with compact camera Canon A95
22 Votes
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Angelfish Portrait
24 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 28, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Black-spotted moray "Captain Fred". Inchkape-I, Fujeira, UAE by Alexander Nikolaev
Black-spotted moray "Captain Fred". Inchkape-I, Fujeira, UAE
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 27, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean United Arab Emirates
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Napoleon wrasse at Fish Head in Ari Atoll, Maldives by Geoff Spiby
Napoleon wrasse at Fish Head in Ari Atoll, Maldives
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 27, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
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My best xeno crab picture so far,from Lembeh 350d/70mm by Yves Antoniazzo
My best xeno crab picture so far,from Lembeh 350d/70mm
Runner Up - worthy of note but not a medal winner - an equal 4th place if you like! Runner Up 2008

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excellent xeno shot Yves
41 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 27, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Indian Ocean Indonesia
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