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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Pacific (8)

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By Bonduel Tanguy
posted Friday, December 2, 2011
137 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

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

Red Eye Frog Costa Rica
By Doris Vierkoetter
posted Friday, October 28, 2011
82 votes

Ship wreck off Orchid Island, Taiwan.
By Steve Kuo
posted Thursday, December 28, 2006
81 votes
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Whale sharks frequent Mexico's La Paz each year around the months of Sept.-Feb. These gentle giants spend their time feeding in the plankton rich waters. La Paz has been slowly building an eco tourism business around the whale sharks.
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date posted posted: Monday, December 1, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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A rare sighting of cownose rays. These divers watched on as they swam beneath. Cownose rays seem to prefer cooler water of approx. 79 degrees. They are seen only seasonally. Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
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date posted posted: Monday, December 1, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Arelquin shrimp
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 25, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Panama
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"Surf and Turf" Seaside, Oregon by Alison Ranheim
"Surf and Turf" Seaside, Oregon
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 25, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Rhapsody in blue ..
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, November 21, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Pacific Philippines
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Puget Sound, Washington by Alison Ranheim
Puget Sound, Washington
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 19, 2014
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Green swimmer
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 19, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Philippines
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What lies beneath ..
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 18, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Costa Rica
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Nudibranch posing for the camera by Gerry Wolf
Nudibranch posing for the camera
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date posted posted: Monday, November 17, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Marshall Islands
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Pelagic octopus, free swimming at night off Kona, Hawaii - full size portrait version
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Beautiful subject and very well taken
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date posted posted: Monday, November 17, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Makeup
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date posted posted: Monday, November 17, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Philippines
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A look of surprise ..
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 17, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Dragon in the forest
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date posted posted: Monday, November 17, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Rangiroa by Mathieu Foulquié
Rangiroa
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date posted posted: Monday, November 17, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific French Polynesia
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Out of the dark
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 16, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Panama
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Is it me you're looking for ? :-)
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 15, 2014
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Puget Sound, WA by Alison Ranheim
Puget Sound, WA
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 11, 2014
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Tikehau lagoon, when clear water enter in the lagoon... by Cangemi Paul
Tikehau lagoon, when clear water enter in the lagoon...
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Take it easy !
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 8, 2014
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Hard life........
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date posted posted: Friday, November 7, 2014
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Sea lion
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date posted posted: Friday, November 7, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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It's always fun playing peek-a-boo with orange Garibaldi'... by Dallas Poore
It's always fun playing peek-a-boo with orange Garibaldi's during California dives... Depth: 20' Equip: 5D MkII w/ 15mm f/2.8 / Ikelite housing & DS-51 strobe. Photo was cropped from a fisheye photo...
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 5, 2014
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Beautiful blenny
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 5, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Beautiful poison
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Octopus in a jam jar
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 4, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Philippines
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A friendly turtle checks out their reflection in my dome port. The photo is uncropped ..
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 4, 2014
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Top of the tornado
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date posted posted: Monday, November 3, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Costa Rica
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