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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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A painted frogfish caught at the tail end of its yawn
votes: 6
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date posted posted: (4 days ago)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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- symphony in red - 
magnificent sea anemone (Heteractis... by Reinhard Arndt
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magnificent sea anemone (Heteractis magnifica), Bodo Hithi Thila, North-Male-Atoll (Maldives)
votes: 14
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date posted posted: (6 days ago)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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primo piano
 by Fabrizio Pompilio
primo piano
votes: 3
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Taking flight . . . . .
votes: 3
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Feeding Manta
votes: 14
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The Swarm!
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votes: 20
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Portrait of a damselfish
votes: 15
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date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Cucumber'n'Sun
votes: 13
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Above!
votes: 20
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Just another Nemo
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votes: 12
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Behind a glassy curtain
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votes: 13
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Manta's approaching
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votes: 25
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The Look!
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votes: 15
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Midnight Manta - Fesdu Lagoon, North Ari Atoll
votes: 13
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Redtoothed triggerfish (Odonus niger), often seen allover the tropic oceans. This picture is from Embudu house reef
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votes: 26
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A group of batfishes passing by at the Six Senses Laamu house reef
votes: 16
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Nurse shark at maldives by Iñaki Alcalde
Nurse shark at maldives
votes: 11
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Manta Ray, Bodu Hithi (Maldives) by Reinhard Arndt
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Manta Ray, Bodu Hithi (Maldives)
votes: 6
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Heading towards the twilight zone . . .
votes: 20
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 26, 2014
date posted category: Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Up close and personal
votes: 13
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 23, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Portrait of a lion fish lite up with snoot
votes: 15
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 19, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Whip Coral Goby
votes: 14
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 18, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Nemo found!
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votes: 21
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 16, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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primo piano by Fabrizio Pompilio
primo piano
votes: 12
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 16, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Maldives
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The nudi was a beauty! Goniobranchus geometricus taken at Reethi Haa next to Six Senses Laamu in the Laamu Atoll, Maldives
votes: 13
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 16, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Nurse shark with buddies by Wendy Hoevenaars
Nurse shark with buddies
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votes: 21
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 13, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Portrait of a juvenile leaf fish at the house reef at Six Senses Laamu
votes: 17
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 12, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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