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A faire des ronds dans l'eau... ;=)
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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Kri island @ Raja Ampat by Adriana Basques
Kri island @ Raja Ampat
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 19, 2008
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Return of the Hawk bill.  It seems he lived after all.  H... by Alan Shepard
Return of the Hawk bill. It seems he lived after all. H-Bay, Oahu, HI
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 19, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Hard coral reef scene in Fiji
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, February 18, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Fiji
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School of goatfish performing the upside down - reddish d... by Ramón Domínguez
School of goatfish performing the upside down - reddish dance, necesary to be cleaned by the barberfish.
25 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, February 18, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Spotted Linckia, common star in Hawaiian waters.Taken in 30 FSW w/20D 60mm macro F4 1/60s.
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date posted posted: Monday, February 18, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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The latest cookie jar and rubber glove underwater housing... by Trevor Byett
The latest cookie jar and rubber glove underwater housing - mail orders accepted !

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Don't do this at home folks!
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date posted posted: Monday, February 18, 2008
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Pacific Tonga
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Lemon shark, Bora Bora cybershot T5 by Marc Biehler
Lemon shark, Bora Bora cybershot T5
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 17, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific French Polynesia
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Sea urchin, Bora Bora cybershot T5 by Marc Biehler
Sea urchin, Bora Bora cybershot T5
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 17, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific French Polynesia
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"Bulb Tentacle Anemone" Photo taken 17 February 2008 duri... by Bill Stewart
"Bulb Tentacle Anemone" Photo taken 17 February 2008 during dive in Yokosuka Bay, off the Miura Pennisula coast. YES it was COLD :-) Water was 47F! Thank God for drysuits! ;-) Canon A630/set on Manual/Ikelite DS125 Substrobe/w/Manual Controller.
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 17, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Japan
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Blue-Spotted Urchin, taken on Oahu's eastern shore in 60 FSW. I used my 20D W/60mm lens F5.6 1/125s.
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 17, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Sea urchin @ Lembeh strait by Adriana Basques
Sea urchin @ Lembeh strait
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 17, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Camouflaged octopus close up
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 16, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Fiji
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Big Eye Scad herd. This fish perform beutiful baitballs, ... by Ramón Domínguez
Big Eye Scad herd. This fish perform beutiful baitballs, right in the tip of Baja California.
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 16, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Shooting of a lemon shark, Bora Bora sony cybershot T5 by Marc Biehler
Shooting of a lemon shark, Bora Bora sony cybershot T5
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 16, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific French Polynesia
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Meet a turtle, Bora Bora sony cybershot T5 by Marc Biehler
Meet a turtle, Bora Bora sony cybershot T5
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 16, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific French Polynesia
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On the barrier reef, Bora Bora sony cybershot T5 by Marc Biehler
On the barrier reef, Bora Bora sony cybershot T5
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 16, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Pacific French Polynesia
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Eggs of nudibranch, macro cybershot sony T5 by Marc Biehler
Eggs of nudibranch, macro cybershot sony T5
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 16, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific French Polynesia
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Inside the bridge of Nippo Maru-Truk Lagoon
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Foreground interest, diver entering. This is what wrecks are about Richard
32 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 16, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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snorkling coral gardens tongatapu  by Trevor Byett
snorkling coral gardens tongatapu
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 16, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Pacific Tonga
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topical fish and coral local beach tongatapu, taken with ... by Trevor Byett
topical fish and coral local beach tongatapu, taken with olympus 720
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, February 15, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Pacific Tonga
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Silversides soup.
It´s always nice to find a school of s... by Ramón Domínguez
Silversides soup.
It´s always nice to find a school of silversides in shallow reefs.
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, February 15, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Jelly fish in the sun. Bora Bora. sony cybershot T5 by Marc Biehler
Jelly fish in the sun. Bora Bora. sony cybershot T5
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, February 15, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Pacific French Polynesia
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Portrait. by Miguel Cortés
Portrait.
33 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, February 15, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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This Hawk Billed Turtle was sick and dying.  I followed i... by Alan Shepard
This Hawk Billed Turtle was sick and dying. I followed it out to deeper water to make sure no one bothered it. In Hananuma Bay, Oahu, HI.
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date posted posted: Friday, February 15, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Large Puffer Fish
29 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, February 15, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Female sea lion flirting. Sea of C>ortéz. by Ramón Domínguez
Female sea lion flirting. Sea of C> ortéz.
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 14, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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grey shark, Bora Bora.
Cybershot Sony T5 by Marc Biehler
grey shark, Bora Bora.
Cybershot Sony T5
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 14, 2008
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