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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Pacific (8)

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Entries to the annual contest close 31st December 2017

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Tu prenais du plaisir
A faire des ronds dans l'eau... ;=)
By Bonduel Tanguy
posted Friday, December 2, 2011
137 votes

Giant pacific manta came in for a close up. Taken at Socorro Islands.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, December 12, 2016
135 votes

Close encounter with a giant pacific Manta Ray, taken at the Socorro Islands, Mexico.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, November 7, 2016
130 votes

Big Galapagos shark, taken at Wolf island, Galapagos.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, November 14, 2016
129 votes

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

Inspired by nearby competition, this male humpback put some serious power into this series of forward lunges. In 7 years of whale watching, I had never seen a lunge like this from this angle. Taken with a canon 350d and 70-300 lens.
By Tyania Diffin
posted Wednesday, May 31, 2006
93 votes

Nautilus pompilius.
Taken at LIFOU island, New Caledonia, in night dive.
Very rare prehistorycal animal who lives very deep, so i had a chance to meet it
By Antonio Pastorelli
posted Monday, March 17, 2008
93 votes

SHARKS
By Pedro L Burguera
posted Friday, January 25, 2008
91 votes

Overwater Bungalows-Moorea
By Frank Greco
posted Thursday, June 7, 2007
88 votes

This image was taken in Guadalupe Islanda in October 2008 using a Nikonos RS with a 20-35mm lens.  THs film I used was Fuji Velvia 100 speed, f8 at approximately 125.  Color corrected in photoshop CS.
By Steven Kl Smith
posted Tuesday, December 16, 2008
84 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Pacific

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Eumicrotremus orbis, Pacific Spiny Lumpsucker in soft focus
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"I've got my eye on you", striped triplefin(Helcogramma striata), Raja Ampat.
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Batfish under Arborek jetty, Raja Ampat.
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A slow shutter speed and some artitic blur on this feedin... by Marc Damant
A slow shutter speed and some artitic blur on this feeding coral.
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Head Shot, Lebbeus grandimanus
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shot@LaPaz Mexico
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Flabellina exoptata, Raja Ampat.
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beneath Arborek jetty, Raja Ampat.
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Genie In A Bottle - A Mosshead Warbonet sits inside a discarded bottle displaying his famous 'hair-do'
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A large fish eating anemone extends its tentacles amongst the growing bull kelp
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Giant Keyhole Limpet, NRAD, San Diego
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 21, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific United States
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A Giant Plumose Anemone (Metridium farcimen) opens up to feed in the currents off the coast of Vancouver Island. Inward lighting technique
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Mantarray passing, Isla Socorro México
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Unicorn Attack! by Alison Ranheim
Unicorn Attack!
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Hanging there by Frankie Rivera
Hanging there
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Molokini Crater, Maui by Alison Ranheim
Molokini Crater, Maui
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Snooted eye of a Ruby Red Octopus! 100mm Macro Canon T2I ... by Marc Damant
Snooted eye of a Ruby Red Octopus! 100mm Macro Canon T2I in an Aquatica Housing with twin Sea and Sea DS1's and plus 5 diopter.
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A face only a mother could love. C-O sole 100mm macro +5 ... by Marc Damant
A face only a mother could love. C-O sole 100mm macro +5 diopter. Vancouver Island Canada,
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Baby Silver Tip, San Benedicto Island México
29 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 14, 2017
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Noerthern Ronquil! by Marc Damant
Noerthern Ronquil!
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"Under the jetty",Arborek, Raja Ampat.
14 Votes
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Anemone shrimp (Periclemenes brevicarpalis) Raja Ampat.
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Flabellina trilineata
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Decorated Warbonnet poised to strike. by Marc Damant
Decorated Warbonnet poised to strike.
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Northern Spearnose Poacher! 100mm Macro +5 Diopter I love... by Marc Damant
Northern Spearnose Poacher! 100mm Macro +5 Diopter I love the beard on these guys!
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Mantaray in Blue, Revillagigedo México
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Yellow-tipped Phyllodesmium, Raja Ampat.
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