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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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colourful crab hiding inside coral
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 4, 2007
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Paradise....the island of vilamendhoo
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 3, 2007
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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This little red frog fish was taken on Abdulla's Tilla at... by Jackie Norton
This little red frog fish was taken on Abdulla's Tilla at about 27 metres with my Sony P10 and strobe
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 3, 2007
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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This Stingray was definitely on his way to somewhere. by Jackie Norton
This Stingray was definitely on his way to somewhere.
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date posted posted: Monday, October 1, 2007
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Box fish up close. Taken with Olympus 8080
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 1, 2007
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Taken at Ponta do Ouro in Mozambique-Lionfish hovering ar... by Geoff Spiby
Taken at Ponta do Ouro in Mozambique-Lionfish hovering around a school of baitfish
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 30, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mozambique
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This squirrel Fish was happy to smile for the camera.. by Jackie Norton
This squirrel Fish was happy to smile for the camera..
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 30, 2007
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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clownfish,maldives,nikon d70s 105mm macro
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 30, 2007
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Our friend Tom enjoying the batfish show on Zafari by Jackie Norton
Our friend Tom enjoying the batfish show on Zafari
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 29, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Schooling jack with diver , Tulamben Liberty wreck , Bali
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 29, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Indonesia
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Nudibranch, Noumea sp. Picture taken off Negombo, Sri Lanka. by Anouk Houben
Nudibranch, Noumea sp. Picture taken off Negombo, Sri Lanka.
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date posted posted: Friday, September 28, 2007
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Sri Lanka
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Honeycombe Moray defending his home.  by Jackie Norton
Honeycombe Moray defending his home.
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date posted posted: Friday, September 28, 2007
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Detail of a Jewel grouper, Cephalopholis miniata. Picture... by Anouk Houben
Detail of a Jewel grouper, Cephalopholis miniata. Picture taken in Maldives.
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 27, 2007
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Take off... by Jackie Norton
Take off...
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 27, 2007
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Run for Life
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 27, 2007
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Taken at Sodwana, South Africa while swimming under a ledge. by Sandra Le Roux
Taken at Sodwana, South Africa while swimming under a ledge.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 26, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Nudibranch, Chromodoris geminus. Picture taken off Negomb... by Anouk Houben
Nudibranch, Chromodoris geminus. Picture taken off Negombo, Sri Lanka.
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It seems like we never run out of new color schemes for nudis!
29 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 26, 2007
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Sri Lanka
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Early morning pelicans ready for the first dive. Exmouth Western Australia
38 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 26, 2007
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Grouper in position for a clean up
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 26, 2007
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Close Encounters of the Third Kind by Jiri Jarkovsky
Close Encounters of the Third Kind
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 26, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Indonesia
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I love the markings of this butterfly fish. by Jackie Norton
I love the markings of this butterfly fish.
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 25, 2007
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Nudibranch, Phyllidia varicosa. Picture taken off Negombo... by Anouk Houben
Nudibranch, Phyllidia varicosa. Picture taken off Negombo, Sri Lanka.
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Lumpy Nudi!
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 25, 2007
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Sri Lanka
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Smooth-fin blenny, Ecsenius frontalis. Picture taken off ... by Anouk Houben
Smooth-fin blenny, Ecsenius frontalis. Picture taken off Negombo, Sri Lanka.
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date posted posted: Monday, September 24, 2007
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Sri Lanka
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Maldivian Clown fish at home
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 23, 2007
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Endemic anemone fish of the Maldives, Amphiprion nigripes. by Anouk Houben
Endemic anemone fish of the Maldives, Amphiprion nigripes.
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 23, 2007
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Nudibranch, Chromodoris decora. Picture taken off Negombo... by Anouk Houben
Nudibranch, Chromodoris decora. Picture taken off Negombo, Sri Lanka.
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 22, 2007
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Sri Lanka
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Endemic anemone fish of the Maldives, Amphiprion nigripes. by Anouk Houben
Endemic anemone fish of the Maldives, Amphiprion nigripes.
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 20, 2007
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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