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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
133 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
128 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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Minke whale flying in at the end of a dive. Photo made in... by Steffen Binke
Minke whale flying in at the end of a dive. Photo made in the far northern great barrier reef, july 2008, D200 natural light
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39 Votes
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Green sea turtle at a cleaning station in Kona.
26 Votes
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Juvenile  eel  by Todd Karberg
Juvenile eel
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 31, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Spinner dolphins at Manele Bay Lanai,,Canon SD750,snorchling by Jozef Butala
Spinner dolphins at Manele Bay Lanai,,Canon SD750,snorchling
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Dolphin and wave by Robert Bemus
Dolphin and wave
15 Votes
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Below the Ritz by Robert Bemus
Below the Ritz
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School of Jacks chasing away a grey reef shark.  Check ou... by Todd Karberg
School of Jacks chasing away a grey reef shark. Check out the love bites on this pregnant beauty!
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One last mant pic from Kona
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"Yellow Chub" In old Hawaii it was regarded as the Queen of the school. This shot was taken in Sharks Cove with my Canon 20D W/ 60mm macro @ F/5 1/125s ISO200.
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Safety stop ring bubble by Todd Karberg
Safety stop ring bubble
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very close encounter with a minke whale, taken in the far... by Steffen Binke
very close encounter with a minke whale, taken in the far northern great barrier reef
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Binke shoots a Minke (sorry Steffan, couldn't resist it) Wow, you must have been close!
58 Votes
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Found in Raja Ampat. Taken wit Fuji e900 by Patrick Burke
Found in Raja Ampat. Taken wit Fuji e900
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Two Gold Lace Nudibranches thinking about starting a family.
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2 way street
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Taken in Lembeh with Fuji e900 by Patrick Burke
Taken in Lembeh with Fuji e900
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GOt this guy on a fine background ! by Patrick Burke
GOt this guy on a fine background !
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sealions. Galapagos. 10.5mm. by Derek Haslam
sealions. Galapagos. 10.5mm.
26 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 24, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Fishs - Echeneis naucrates by Vito Lorusso
Fishs - Echeneis naucrates
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Hidden octopus by Todd Karberg
Hidden octopus
21 Votes
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Emperor Shrimp on Sea Cucumber by Patrick Burke
Emperor Shrimp on Sea Cucumber
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Eye contact with a Fine Spotted Eel, when Diving in the G... by Frankie Rivera
Eye contact with a Fine Spotted Eel, when Diving in the Galapagos Islands
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Manta fly-by in Kona
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looking at plumose seeing the sun from 25 foot underwater  by Richard Mcmillian
looking at plumose seeing the sun from 25 foot underwater
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Mantas coming into feed on plankton in Kona.
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Protopalythoa, photographed at Sharks Cove on Oahu with my Canon 20D w/60MM macro @ 1/60's F/4 ISO/200.
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The Stare Down, Photo taken at Isla Guadalupe, with an Ol... by Peter Simpson
The Stare Down, Photo taken at Isla Guadalupe, with an Olympus C8080
30 Votes
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GIANT SEA HARE!!! At least 1 foot long! Night dive in Sha... by Austin Rice
GIANT SEA HARE!!! At least 1 foot long! Night dive in Shaw's Cove, Laguna Beach.
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