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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From United States (5)

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Spanish Shawl Nudibranch at Point Dume, Malibu.
By Sevag Mehterian
posted Tuesday, December 20, 2011
114 votes

Barracuda on French Reef at Key Largo National Marine Sanctuary
By Steven Daniel
posted Sunday, June 29, 2008
90 votes

Rock Beauty shot on Wreck of the Benwood in Key Largo Marine Sanctuary
By Steven Daniel
posted Tuesday, July 1, 2008
88 votes

Stop Light Parrot Fish shot on the wreck of the Benwood Key Largo Fl In the National Marine Sanctuary
By Steven Daniel
posted Thursday, July 3, 2008
84 votes

Green Sea Turtle, South Kohala Coast, Hawaii - 2007 AUG 06
By Gus Saldana
posted Wednesday, December 5, 2007
82 votes

Scrawled Filefish French Reef in The Florida Keys Marine Sancuary off Key Largo
By Steven Daniel
posted Wednesday, July 2, 2008
80 votes

Turtle beach on Oahu. Taken topside after a snorkeling trip.
By Gary Ramey
posted Saturday, December 2, 2006
80 votes

This picture was taken in the Florida Keys using an Olympus C-750 Ultra Zoom. No flash was needed.
By Amanda Weinkauf
posted Monday, December 11, 2006
79 votes

Calf manatee @ Crystal River, Florida.
By Steve Kuo
posted Friday, December 29, 2006
78 votes

This beautiful Green Moray swam freely along side me in Utila, at one point poking the dome port with his nose...taken with Olympus EXZ500 in a Ikelite housing with a DS 125 Strobe.
By Holly Heffner
posted Wednesday, July 26, 2006
75 votes
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Exydoyi Coral Head in Slow Shutter Spin... (Not Photoshopped)
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 21, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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"Blue Eye Shadow" by Alison Ranheim
"Blue Eye Shadow"
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 20, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Sailfish Tang Surgeonfish, Hawaii by Alison Ranheim
Sailfish Tang Surgeonfish, Hawaii
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date posted posted: Friday, February 19, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Double Trouble: Female Saron Shrimp
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date posted posted: Friday, February 19, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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"Skeletor Beauty" by Alison Ranheim
"Skeletor Beauty"
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 16, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Señor Grumpy Face by Dan Knight
Señor Grumpy Face
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 16, 2016
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: United States
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Parrotfish, Kona, Hawaii by Alison Ranheim
Parrotfish, Kona, Hawaii
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 14, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Limacia cockerelli
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 14, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Very Small Mantis Shrimp. Kauai, HI
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 14, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Blue sharks are just as curious about you as you are about them...A gorgeous Blue off Rhode Island at night.
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 14, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Atlantic United States
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Honu in the Hood: These Green Sea Turtles come in from the ocean to rest in a fresh water stream, right in the middle of a residential neighborhood. Kauai, HI
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 13, 2016
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Taken at Aquarium of the Americas - Sand Tiger Shark
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 9, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: United States
view portfolio more shots by Patricia Sinclair
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Raccoon Butters in a Sunball
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 6, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: United States
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Sound The Trumpets!
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 4, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Weird reflections
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True Percula Clown hiding by Neal Kolonay
True Percula Clown hiding
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date posted posted: Monday, February 1, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: United States
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Crystal River encounter
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date posted posted: Monday, February 1, 2016
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: United States
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taken at the Aquarium of the Americas
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 31, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: United States
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taken at the Aquarium of the Americas
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 31, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: United States
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A coral banded shrimp. One of my first photos, I'm trying... by Neal Kolonay
A coral banded shrimp. One of my first photos, I'm trying to see if it will upload correctly, since it won't in the forums. Constructive criticism and help is greatly appreciated.
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 31, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: United States
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"Reflections" by Alison Ranheim
"Reflections"
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 31, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Blue Wrasse, Kahaluu Beach Park, Hawaii by Alison Ranheim
Blue Wrasse, Kahaluu Beach Park, Hawaii
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date posted posted: Friday, January 29, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Butterfly Mountain... Raccoon Butterflyfish
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Glorious capture! Timing is everything here and the color balance / exposure is perfect.
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 28, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Electric Unicorn Fish! by Alison Ranheim
Electric Unicorn Fish!
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 27, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
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Frogfish Profile
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 27, 2016
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Raccoon Butterfly fish sleeping in cave by Alison Ranheim
Raccoon Butterfly fish sleeping in cave
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date posted posted: Monday, January 25, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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So I Mounted my housing on a pole, connected it to Camranger, cut a hole in the ice, sunk the thing. An iPad will then control all camera functions 150' away.. (warm and dry) Live view works, so you just shoot when you like the scene :-) fun!
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