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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Australia (81)

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Leafy Sea Dragon (Fetzendrachenfisch) , Australia - South Australia - Kangaroo Island
By Ralf Levc
posted Saturday, May 20, 2006
109 votes

Estuarine Cod and Cleaner Wrasse. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 50D & Tokina 10-17
By Ross Gudgeon
posted Friday, June 12, 2009
90 votes

A Golden Weedfish (Cristiceps aurantiacus).

Taken at Shelly Beach in Sydney, Australia. 

Using a Nikon D300 sea & sea housing and dual ys250s. f/8 1/250s
By Melissa Fiene
posted Wednesday, June 10, 2009
77 votes

Cuttlefish at Bare Island. Sydney, Australia
By Ken Thongpila
posted Monday, July 20, 2009
74 votes


By Brian Mayes
posted Wednesday, April 7, 2010
73 votes

Happy Valentine's Day!  : )
By Doug Anderson
posted Thursday, February 14, 2008
71 votes

Turtle in the Coral Sea.
By Karen Dillabough
posted Friday, June 12, 2009
71 votes

Giant cuttle, Kurnell
By Doug Anderson
posted Tuesday, June 10, 2008
70 votes

Pteraeolidia ianthina, Sydney
By Doug Anderson
posted Monday, February 4, 2008
69 votes

Chromodoris splendida, Bare Island
By Doug Anderson
posted Wednesday, April 9, 2008
68 votes
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Huge .... whaleshark, Ningaloo Reef - Coral Bay by Penny Murphy
Huge .... whaleshark, Ningaloo Reef - Coral Bay
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, June 6, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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One of the many wrecks in Moreton Bay, Queensland. Green ... by Nick Kuhn
One of the many wrecks in Moreton Bay, Queensland. Green water and not so great vis made this moody shot.
23 Votes
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My buddies swimming with a whaleshark, Ningaloo Reef - Co... by Penny Murphy
My buddies swimming with a whaleshark, Ningaloo Reef - Coral Bay
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 4, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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A southern Australian dumpling squid in mid water.  Photo... by Cal Mero
A southern Australian dumpling squid in mid water. Photographed in Port Phillip Bay, Victoria, Australia. Nikon D80, 60mm macro, ds 51 strobe.
39 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 3, 2008
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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A rare sighting of mating squid. These were photographed ... by Cal Mero
A rare sighting of mating squid. These were photographed in the cold waters of Victoria, Australia. It was quite an aggressive display as the male (behind) bucked back and forth. It lasted for a minute.
Nikon D80, 60mm macro, ds 51 strobe.
27 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, May 30, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Coming up. Magic Point NSW by Nicci Kershler
Coming up. Magic Point NSW
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, May 30, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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A penguins bum!!  Enlarge it and have a look 

Not sure... by Cal Mero
A penguins bum!! Enlarge it and have a look
Not sure how I managed this shot, just one of those once in a lifetime photos smile
Nikon d80, 18-55mm lens. Victoria, Australia.
15 Votes
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Disco Clam on the Great Barrier Reef. Nikon D200, 105mm
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 27, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Kelp forests capture my imagination far more then any ree... by Cal Mero
Kelp forests capture my imagination far more then any reef. Theres something mysterious and magical about them. I had this shot in my minds eye for a while and was just lucky the conditions allowed me to pull it off. Nikon d80, 18-55mm, natural light
34 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, May 26, 2008
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Lion Fish, Julian Rocks by Caitlin Braithwaite
Lion Fish, Julian Rocks
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, May 26, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Friily Nudi 
This nudi was taken at Fairy Bower Manly NS... by Nicci Kershler
Friily Nudi
This nudi was taken at Fairy Bower Manly NSW. It was taken using a flash and touched up by adding shadows. I manually edited the white balance and cropped the image.
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 24, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Nudibranch, taken at Julian Rocks 0n the 24/5/08 by Caitlin Braithwaite
Nudibranch, taken at Julian Rocks 0n the 24/5/08
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, May 23, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Juvenile boxfish, Bare Island
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, May 23, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Shark, Magic Point
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 21, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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scorpion fish, taken at Julian Rocks, Byron Bay Australia. by Caitlin Braithwaite
scorpion fish, taken at Julian Rocks, Byron Bay Australia.
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 20, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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White's seahorse, Chowder Bay
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 20, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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A short headed seahorse blowing in the current. Photograp... by Cal Mero
A short headed seahorse blowing in the current. Photographed in the cold waters of Victoria, Australia with a Nikon D80, 2 X ds 51 strobes and a Nikon 60mm macro lens.
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, May 19, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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spanish dancer. photo taken in the lagoon on North West I... by Caitlin Braithwaite
spanish dancer. photo taken in the lagoon on North West Island on the great barrier reef.
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, May 19, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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best friends by the sea at sundown. by Kristen Hardy
best friends by the sea at sundown.
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, May 19, 2008
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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my curious cuttle-friend. by Kristen Hardy
my curious cuttle-friend.
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, May 18, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Noumea sulphurea, Clovelly
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ah Lemon flavor!
28 Votes
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A pot bellied seahorse photographed in the cold waters of... by Cal Mero
A pot bellied seahorse photographed in the cold waters of Victoria, Australia. Photographed with a Nikon d80, ds51 strobes and a nikon 60mm macro lens.
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, May 18, 2008
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Grey nurse shark at magic point Syndey. May 08 by Kristen Hardy
Grey nurse shark at magic point Syndey. May 08
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 17, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Grey Nurse shark cruises by at Magic point. sydney. by Kristen Hardy
Grey Nurse shark cruises by at Magic point. sydney.
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, May 16, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Jorunna sp., Bare Island

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And another, where do you find them Doug!
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, May 16, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Streaky Bay at Dawn. by James Mcmahon
Streaky Bay at Dawn.
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18 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 14, 2008
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Great Australian Bight Australia
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Red cuttle, Kurnell
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 14, 2008
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