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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Maldives

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For the remoras this big manta was a nice place to take a ride to somewhere else.
By Esteban Toré
posted Wednesday, January 14, 2009
89 votes


By Tobias Friedrich
posted Wednesday, December 14, 2011
79 votes

Napoleon Fish and scubagirl
By Alberto D'este
posted Friday, April 18, 2008
75 votes

Orange cup coral. Canon 40D, SIGMA 50mm MACRO
By Alexander Nikolaev
posted Monday, October 6, 2008
70 votes

All aboard the Manta Train!!   Olympus SP350, Inon fisheye lens, natural light. Baa Atoll, Maldives.
By Christian Loader
posted Wednesday, August 20, 2008
62 votes


By Aleksandr Marinicev
posted Monday, February 15, 2010
61 votes

juvanile Clarks Anenomefish Nikon D200 60mm Dega Thila Ari Atoll
By Nigel Wade
posted Sunday, August 3, 2008
59 votes

A fish (Forcipiger flavissimus) is helping me to keep my wife in the center of my heart.
By Raoul Caprez
posted Monday, August 25, 2008
56 votes

Mobula's
By Pieter Roos
posted Wednesday, August 11, 2010
56 votes

long nose hawk fish
By Pieter Roos
posted Saturday, August 14, 2010
56 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Maldives

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Goby on coral by Joerg Blessing
Goby on coral
8 Votes
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Nudibranch catwalk
7 Votes
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Say ahhh.... A blenny yawning at the camera.
4 Votes
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Crinoid shrimp on it´s featherstar by Joerg Blessing
Crinoid shrimp on it´s featherstar
3 Votes
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"Here is looking at you"; a juvenile hawksbill turtle taking a peek at the dome port. Canon EF8-15mm f/4L Fisheye USM lens at f/5, 1/160, ISO 160
4 Votes
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date posted posted: (This month)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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A cute little goby playing hide and seek. Canon EF100mm f/2.8l macro IS USM lens with +5 diopter. 1/160, f/11, ISO 160
24 Votes
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my buddy over a sponge by Joerg Blessing
my buddy over a sponge
9 Votes
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Round dance.
8 Votes
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date posted posted: (This month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
view portfolio more shots by Sergey Lisitsyn
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Schooling Batfish
3 Votes
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Lined Blenny by Joerg Blessing
Lined Blenny
10 Votes
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date posted posted: (This month)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Threespot Angelfish by Taco Cheung
Threespot Angelfish
3 Votes
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Maldive Clownfish
3 Votes
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Ornate ghost pipefish on night dive - taken with a Canon EF 100mm f2.8L Macro IS USM lens and +5 diopter
12 Votes
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Spotted blue damsel or puller fish on night dive (with snoot)
12 Votes
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Barred fin moral wishing everyone a HAAAAApy New Year!
10 Votes
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tiny pygmy squid caught a small shrimp by Joerg Blessing
tiny pygmy squid caught a small shrimp
5 Votes
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Schooling Red-tailed Butterflyfish by Taco Cheung
Schooling Red-tailed Butterflyfish
3 Votes
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Leaffish and flatworm by Joerg Blessing
Leaffish and flatworm
10 Votes
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Breaking out of the light
6 Votes
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"The yellow block" a manta cleaning station with lots of ... by Joerg Blessing
"The yellow block" a manta cleaning station with lots of bluestriped snappers and goatfishes
5 Votes
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Eye of a flounder by Joerg Blessing
Eye of a flounder
7 Votes
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The brave
8 Votes
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don't tickle me :-) by Taco Cheung
don't tickle me :-)
5 Votes
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Grandad Moray.
8 Votes
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Up close and personal. Shot while dangling off the back of the boat
9 Votes
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whaleshark by Oscar Miralpeix
whaleshark
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24 Votes
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Maldives anemonefish by Joerg Blessing
Maldives anemonefish
7 Votes
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