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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Arctic

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Entries to the annual contest close 31st December 2018

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Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon
By Mathieu Foulquié
posted Sunday, September 29, 2013
43 votes

I don't know if this Polar Bear was hunting or relaxing, but I do know he wasn't intimidated as we sailed past. Lancaster Sound, Minolta X700 camera on aperture priority with 80-200 lens.
By Michael Grebler
posted Saturday, February 9, 2008
29 votes

slide, nikonos V  lens 20mm   400 ASA
By Marc Biehler
posted Saturday, February 2, 2008
26 votes

Canada, May 09
By Andres Larraz
posted Monday, June 1, 2009
25 votes

Arctic Crimson Anemone, Resolute Bay, Cornwallis Island, Nunavut, Canada
By David Gilchrist
posted Tuesday, November 2, 2010
24 votes

Clione limacina, a pteropod or sea butterfly, photographed in Hornsund, Spitsbergen.  There was a bizzard of zooplankton in the water that day - you can just make out some calanoid copepods in the water around the pteropod.
By David Cothran
posted Tuesday, November 24, 2009
22 votes

Lion's Mane Jellyfish with 'hiker', Resolute Bay, Nunavut.
By David Gilchrist
posted Sunday, November 28, 2010
20 votes

Isopod- 'Munnopsis typica' drifting in the water column
Resolute Bay, Cornwallis Island, Nunavut-Canada's High Arctic.
By David Gilchrist
posted Friday, March 4, 2011
20 votes

Ice Sculpture 1, Drifting arctic ice can take on surprisingly beautiful shapes, Resolute Bay, Nunavut.
By David Gilchrist
posted Saturday, November 13, 2010
19 votes

Feel the flow

In the river with great light and iceflakes around me - was a great day - hope you enjoy it
By Anders Hanssen
posted Wednesday, May 14, 2014
19 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Arctic

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Edge, Edge of underwater ice. by Teemu Lakka
Edge, Edge of underwater ice.
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Jellyfish. Kongsfjord, Arctic Norway. by Toni Silvennoinen
Jellyfish. Kongsfjord, Arctic Norway.
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 11, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Arctic Norway
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Feel the flow

In the river with great light and icefla... by Anders Hanssen
Feel the flow
In the river with great light and iceflakes around me - was a great day - hope you enjoy it
19 Votes
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Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon by Mathieu Foulquié
Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon
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43 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 29, 2013
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Arctic Iceland
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in the Spitsbergen by Jm Leuba
in the Spitsbergen
12 Votes
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Seal in the Spitsbergen by Jm Leuba
Seal in the Spitsbergen
16 Votes
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'Four horned' Arctic Sculpin, Resolute Bay, Canada's High Arctic
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 3, 2011
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Arctic Canada
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Oral Tentacle, Sea Cucumber sp.-Resolute Bay, Nunavut-Canada's High Arctic
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, April 2, 2011
date posted category: Temperate Waters
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Ctenephore-Beroe sp. Resolute Bay, Nunavut-Canada's High Arctic
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, April 2, 2011
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Isopod- 'Munnopsis typica' drifting in the water column
Resolute Bay, Cornwallis Island, Nunavut-Canada's High Arctic.
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, March 4, 2011
date posted category: Temperate Waters
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Amphipod 'Themisto libellula', photo taken in Resolute Bay, Cornwallis Island, Nunavut- in Canada's high Arctic.
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, March 3, 2011
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Ctenephore, Beroe sp. Resolute Bay, Nunavut
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, December 27, 2010
date posted category: Macro - swimming
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Arctic Anemone Close up, Resolute Bay, Nunavut
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 14, 2010
date posted category: Temperate Waters
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A close up of a Ctenophore, Beroe sp. showing the meredional canals. Nikonis V with Close up attachments, Resolute Bay, Nunavut Canada's High Arctic (Cropped)
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 8, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Arctic Canada
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Lion's Mane Jellyfish with 'hiker', Resolute Bay, Nunavut.
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 28, 2010
date posted category: Temperate Waters
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With the grace of a ballet dancer, a pteropod moves through the frigid waters of the Canadian Arctic, Resolute Bay, Nunavut
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12 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, November 19, 2010
date posted category: Macro - swimming
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Brittle Star moves over kelp frond, Resolute Bay, Nunavut
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, November 19, 2010
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Crustacean Sp. Resolute Bay, Nunavut. This unidentified specimen was photographed using Nikonis V, SB 103 flash and close up equipment. Amazing diversity of life seen in the water column.
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 17, 2010
date posted category: Macro - swimming
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Ice Sculpture 1, Drifting arctic ice can take on surprisingly beautiful shapes, Resolute Bay, Nunavut.
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 13, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
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Sun Star. A colourful Arctic Sun Star, Resolute Bay, Nunavut.
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 9, 2010
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Four Horned sculpin sp. Resolute Bay, Nunuvat.
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 7, 2010
date posted category: Temperate Waters
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Cleared for Takeoff! Drifting ice takes on the appearance of a an airplane. Resolute Bay, Nunavut.
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 6, 2010
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
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Arctic Crimson Anemone, Resolute Bay, Cornwallis Island, Nunavut, Canada
24 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 2, 2010
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Soft Coral, Resolute Bay, Cornwallis Island, Nunavut, Canada
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 2, 2010
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Jelly sp. swimming in the water column. Resolute Bay, Cornwallis Island, Nunavut, Canada. Nikonis V Camera
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Eelpout sp. Resolute Bay, Cornwallis Island, Nunavut, Canada. Nikonis V Camera
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, October 29, 2010
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Clione limacina, a pteropod or sea butterfly, photographed in Hornsund, Spitsbergen. There was a bizzard of zooplankton in the water that day - you can just make out some calanoid copepods in the water around the pteropod.
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