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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Micronesia (7)

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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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Mandarin Fish by Gary Coulter
Mandarin Fish
votes: 5
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Lovestory
Mating Mandarinfishes by Reinhard Arndt
Lovestory
Mating Mandarinfishes
shortlistedShortlisted!
votes: 35
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nautylus
votes: 16
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date posted posted: Thursday, April 28, 2011
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Asian Sea Micronesia
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Message in the sand smile
votes: 29
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date posted posted: Monday, March 28, 2011
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Diver with gas masks in one of the cargo holds of the Fujikawa Maru in Truk Lagoon smile
Runner Up - worthy of note but not a medal winner - an equal 4th place if you like! Runner Up 2011
Second place Monthly HotShots
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Editor's Comment
there's lots of manmade stuff all over Truk but it takes some skill to put it in context. I could see this as a magazine shot
votes: 32
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 1, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Canon 50D + 100 Macro by Marco Maccarelli
Canon 50D + 100 Macro
votes: 10
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date posted posted: Friday, February 18, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Micronesia
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face to face
votes: 9
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date posted posted: Friday, February 18, 2011
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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clownfish by Marco Maccarelli
clownfish
votes: 21
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 9, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Micronesia
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Jellyfish Lake by Marco Maccarelli
Jellyfish Lake
votes: 20
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date posted posted: Friday, February 4, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Micronesia
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Bow shot of the Fujikawa Maru showing bow and bow gun.
Canon Ixus 980 and Inon fisheye lens, MWB smile
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votes: 17
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 13, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Crinoid detail - Pohnpei....enjoy!
votes: 21
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....and in the spirit of the season...
Soft Coral Tree.....
Warmest best to all!
votes: 13
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Urchin... Enjoy!
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votes: 23
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Regal angelfish....enjoy!
votes: 9
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Underwater Photographer
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On the wreck of the Shinkoku Maru
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votes: 34
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"BEHOLD........I STAND AT THE DOOR AND KNOCK..."
votes: 22
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Tail section of Japanese Zero in the hold of sunken freig... by Larry Polster
Tail section of Japanese Zero in the hold of sunken freighter, Truk Lagoon.
votes: 11
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 5, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Philippine Sea Micronesia
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Cleaning station  at Truk Lagoon by Larry Polster
Cleaning station at Truk Lagoon
votes: 14
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 4, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Philippine Sea Micronesia
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Lunch stop surface interval in Truk Lagoon........beautiful views, warm water and dreaming of the next dive..... smile
votes: 26
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 24, 2010
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Diver with coral on one of the wrecks in Truk Lagoon.
Canon ixus 980, fisheye lens and MWB
votes: 24
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 16, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Dinner time, Yap, Micronesia by Larry Polster
Dinner time, Yap, Micronesia
votes: 9
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 14, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Philippine Sea Micronesia
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Alien in Truk Lagoon by Larry Polster
Alien in Truk Lagoon
votes: 14
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 10, 2010
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Micronesia
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Bedtime.....
canon ixus 100, inon wide angle lens and single inon d2000 strobe.
shortlistedShortlisted!
votes: 29
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 4, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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R2D2....the most famous air compressor in the world !!
Canon Ixus 100, single inon D2000 strobe.
Runner Up - worthy of note but not a medal winner - an equal 4th place if you like! Runner Up 2010

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votes: 34
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 13, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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MANTASTIC!
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votes: 29
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 7, 2010
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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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
Runner Up - worthy of note but not a medal winner - an equal 4th place if you like! Runner Up 2010

Final RoundThrough to 2010 awards final round judging

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Editor's Comment
looks an easy shot, you try it. Making it look simple is hard!
votes: 56
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date posted posted: Monday, October 4, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
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