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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Micronesia (3)

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The Rock Islands in Micronesia as seen from the air.The Islands are made up of Limestone so they slowly erode over the years. What a beatifull country with fantasic and friendly people and diving that is out of this world.
By Rick Ouellette
posted Tuesday, November 17, 2009
130 votes

Beautifull but deadly stonefish waiting in camo to ambush it's prey. came upon this fish at 65ft on a wall in Ulong Chanell in Palau,Micronesia.
By Rick Ouellette
posted Sunday, November 15, 2009
105 votes

Manta photographer
By Daniel Flormann
posted Friday, December 9, 2011
96 votes

shark pair
By Daniel Flormann
posted Sunday, December 11, 2011
77 votes

Nikon D2Xs, Zoom f4/12-24 mm, Seacam Housing w. Seacam Seaflsh 150 TTL (manual setting) and Seacam Mini 100 (manual setting); 1/125 s, f13, ISO 200. Model: Leda
By Frank Schneider
posted Monday, October 4, 2010
56 votes

'ABSTRACT' Often I am captivated with the colours, textures and shapes of our coral kindoms - beyond the sheer beauty of its free-swimming inhabitants as this image attempts to demonstrate. Housed Nikon F; 55mm auto-micro Nikkor lens.
By Rick Tegeler
posted Saturday, September 30, 2006
49 votes

Near the bow gun on the Fujikawa Maru, I found this beautiful coral so I asked my buddy to swim to the other side and look back. Canon ixus 100 and single inon d2000 strobe.
By Jackie Campbell
posted Saturday, May 8, 2010
48 votes

'MAUVE' Yes... there really is such a colour. From the Hotel Continental on Truk - true colour. Impossible to improve on Ma Nature. Nikon F; 24mm lens. Enjoy!
By Rick Tegeler
posted Thursday, October 12, 2006
47 votes

Thanks Bill Acker from www.mantaray.com for the beautiful Manta and thanks to my model, Leda. - Camera: Nikon D3X, Nikon 24-70/f.2.8
By Frank Schneider
posted Saturday, October 2, 2010
45 votes

Emily Flying Boat-Engine in corals-Truk Lagoon
By Richard Goluch
posted Thursday, February 7, 2008
44 votes
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Periscopes on submarine tender Heian Maru, Chuuk
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 14, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Juvenile wrasse on Kensho Maru, Chuuk
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 13, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Yap evening splits. We lost a stop every few minutes as the sun set, call out when you notice it in your preview- it's easy to forget to change with the light.
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Clock in the engine room of Rio de Janeiro Maru, Chuuk
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date posted posted: Monday, September 12, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Sunset split Blacktip Reefshark in Yap Mantafest
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Japanese Zero in cargo hold of Fujikawa Maru, Chuuk
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"R2D2" inside Fujikawa Maru
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Betty Bomber, Chuuk
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 7, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Moorish Idol on Fujikawa Maru, Chuuk
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The Nippo Maru
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Medical kit inside the Heian Maru, Truk Lagoon
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Vertigo Shark.  Black Tip Reef Shark in Yap. by Jason Rootes
Vertigo Shark. Black Tip Reef Shark in Yap.
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Jill Torpedo Bomber, Truk Lagoon
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 17, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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II world war Zero airplane inside the cargo hall of the F... by Jukka Saarikorpi
II world war Zero airplane inside the cargo hall of the Fujikawa Maru.
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Male Mandarin Fish Display, Yap.
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Moorish idols by Jamie Williams
Moorish idols
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Nudi by Jamie Williams
Nudi
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Manta ray by Jamie Williams
Manta ray
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Stern view of the Gosei Maru wreck, Truk Lagoon by Nick Blake
Stern view of the Gosei Maru wreck, Truk Lagoon
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Exploring Truk Wrecks. One of the more interesting wrecks to explore at Truk, the plaque tells the story of the US Navy's 'Operation Hailstone' carried out against the Japanese Maritime Fleet while at anchor in truk Lagoon.NikonosV, Kodak Slide film.
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Spirabranchus by Rick Tegeler
Spirabranchus
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Inside the bow section of the Japanese destroyer Oite in ... by Haydn Salvas
Inside the bow section of the Japanese destroyer Oite in Truk. One of the Odyssey dive guides was coming the other way and managed to take this shot of him modelling with the fan.
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On the deck of the Katsuragisan Maru when I looked under ... by Haydn Salvas
On the deck of the Katsuragisan Maru when I looked under a sheet of metal only to find this guy chilling out!
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Diving on the Shinkoku Maru in Truk when we came across a... by Haydn Salvas
Diving on the Shinkoku Maru in Truk when we came across a male and female Leopard sharks courting when two other male sharks came in and all hell broke loose!
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 2, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Micronesia
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Ray of light entering the shower block on the Gosei Maru ... by Neil Tinmouth
Ray of light entering the shower block on the Gosei Maru - Truk Lagoon
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I shoot this photo on Yap, dive site Vertigo.
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