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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Philippine Sea (6)

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taken at the bay of sabang, mindoro island in january 2011. done with canon eos 5 d with makro 100L in a hugyfot-housing, two ikelite substrobes 160 ds. settings except focus all manualy done
By Harald Schottner
posted Thursday, February 10, 2011
188 votes

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

2 beautifull Nudibranchs in Yap Micronesia.Some of the Nudibranchs were more colorfull than the fish.Always the best subjects for posing for pictures.
By Rick Ouellette
posted Monday, November 16, 2009
91 votes

Basslets at Moalboal with my Olympus C 7070.
By Taco Cheung
posted Sunday, May 6, 2007
90 votes

anemones
By Claudia Weber-Gebert
posted Monday, January 7, 2013
81 votes

We were underwater at about 45ft. at a cleaning station waiting for what seemed forever. Then after 40 minutes out of the blue comes this huge Manta flying gracefully overhead. This was the first Manta we had ever seen and Wow! what a beauty.
By Rick Ouellette
posted Monday, November 16, 2009
81 votes

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

Tiger cardinalfish with eggs in the mouth
By Adrien Uichico
posted Friday, April 18, 2008
76 votes
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WANNA FLY
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date posted posted: Monday, August 15, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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WELCOME
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date posted posted: Monday, August 15, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Yaaawn by Gabriel De Leon Jr
Yaaawn
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 14, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Three-spot wrasse passing by. by Jessica Fagan
Three-spot wrasse passing by.
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H E A D - D O W N
Volvatella viridis Hamatani
Anilao, P... by Irwin Ang
H E A D - D O W N
Volvatella viridis Hamatani
Anilao, Philippines. June 2015
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 13, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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THE GUARD
seabug only 1mm
Anilao
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, August 12, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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OH MY GOD
they're impossible for the human eye to see
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13 Votes
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Happy mother by Kelvin H.y. Tan
Happy mother
Second place Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!

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The perfect moment! Excellent job capturing Shaun together with the future little sheep, not an easy job knowing how much these guys move around
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 11, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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FIREWORKS
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 10, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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MY TURF
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The colors are incredible and the look on his face is priceless. Great capture!
37 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 9, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Rhinopias frondosa
"Profile"

Retra LSD snoot by Wayne Jones
Rhinopias frondosa
"Profile"
Retra LSD snoot
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 9, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Anemone fish looking out. by Jessica Fagan
Anemone fish looking out.
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MY BLACK DRESS
I tried various different light method, also try in its behind different positions with torch fill light, let its tentacles looks more transparent.
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17 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, August 8, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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TWEETY BIRD
Redhead coralgoby
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18 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, August 8, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Orange Crush These little soft coral crabs are so good at disguise! I was excited to find one posing on the top of the coral - as if he wanted to be sure to get the cover shot of my next calendar! Oly EM1 12-50mm at 43 Macro +5 diopter 2 strobes
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 7, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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NIGHT SHOW
The yellow defocus of the background look like the fireworks .
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24 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 7, 2016
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date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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THE SEXIEST TAIL
hairly shrimp taken in Lembeh.
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23 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 7, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea China
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Rhinopias frondosa
50mm with 12mm ext.tube (no crop) by Wayne Jones
Rhinopias frondosa
50mm with 12mm ext.tube (no crop)
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18 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 6, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Street Urchin - we saw a few urchins hanging around as we were diving "Giant Clams" in Puerto Galera - and excited to find a Zebra Crab hiding amongst one of the urchin's spines.
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 4, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Greenish black by Kelvin H.y. Tan
Greenish black
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13 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 4, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Green Cup corals, Fantasea Reef, Puerto Galera
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 4, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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FLAMES - a different way to light a common nudibranch by Pietro Cremone
FLAMES - a different way to light a common nudibranch
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Hiding in an anemone. by Jason Rootes
Hiding in an anemone.
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 2, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Palau
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Blue-ringed Octopus, Small La Laguna, Puerto Galera
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, August 1, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Vertigo Shark.  Black Tip Reef Shark in Yap. by Jason Rootes
Vertigo Shark. Black Tip Reef Shark in Yap.
3 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 31, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Philippine Sea Micronesia
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A H H 
Pink frogfish (Antennarius ocellatus)
Anilao, Ph... by Irwin Ang
A H H
Pink frogfish (Antennarius ocellatus)
Anilao, Philippines. June 2015
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I N S I D E
Shrimp in Tunicates 
Anilao, Philippines. J... by Irwin Ang
I N S I D E
Shrimp in Tunicates
Anilao, Philippines. June 2015
8 Votes
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