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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From United States (2)

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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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A wave, an Oscar or a snapper or a ?, light play and sea ... by Betty Gail Danielson
A wave, an Oscar or a snapper or a ?, light play and sea urchins, even a small sergeant major in the background. Hawaii did not disappoint!
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Juvenile High Hat - approx size is 1/2" across
full frame no crop
8 Votes
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Life in the Bottle
Blenny at Blue Heron Bridge
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Caught some great shots of this Batfish at Blue Heron Bridge - Florida. Olympus EPL-5 with 60mm Macro lens (1/160, f9) and Oly strobes - TTL.
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"Hawaiian Punch!" by Alison Ranheim
"Hawaiian Punch!"
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'Connection'
A manatee approaches in Crystal River, Florida.
6 Votes
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Cup corals on the Mizpah wreck
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Stargazer
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11 Votes
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Puget Sound, WA by Alison Ranheim
Puget Sound, WA
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'So Nice To Meet You'
A very curious manatee approaches my 17-year old son. My son has autism, but loves the water and being around marine animals. He is very gentle with the animals, and never tries to grab them. I think they sense his kindness.
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11 Votes
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Dawn pool
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16 Votes
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Sun and ice
12 Votes
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Backyard underwater photo studio. Tethered shooting with a boom and the dog
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8 Votes
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Sometimes you get lost in the mirror
7 Votes
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date posted category: Fashion
date posted location: United States
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Bristleworm doing a "Jelly Shot"
Blue Heron Bridge- what... by Mark Sagovac
Bristleworm doing a "Jelly Shot"
Blue Heron Bridge- what happens here, stays here!
4 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Atlantic (South) United States
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Best friends. Sea lions frolic together at Anacapa island... by Douglas Klug
Best friends. Sea lions frolic together at Anacapa island. Taken with a Canon T4i and 10-22mm zoom in Ikelite housing with dual ds51 strobes.
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First ice, paper thin-crystal clear, trying to capture it forming in a time-lapse
4 Votes
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Last session before the ice
9 Votes
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Octopus in a bottle
12 Votes
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Lookdown
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Out Of The Light. This harbor seal bursts from the kelp c... by Douglas Klug
Out Of The Light. This harbor seal bursts from the kelp canopy in a burst of sunlight. Taken with a Canon T41 and 10-22mm zoom in Ikelite housing with dual DS51 strobes.
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17 Votes
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Through the frame
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Just a Merry Christmas!!
8 Votes
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Drifting
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17 Votes
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Butterfly disco
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11 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)
date posted location: United States
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"Asleep By Midnight" a photo playing off of parrotfish sleeping at night
7 Votes
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Explosion
12 Votes
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