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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Pacific (216)

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Tu prenais du plaisir
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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manta alley in Yap, F100 by Thomas Lueken
manta alley in Yap, F100
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, April 25, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Fishs - Coris aygula by Vito Lorusso
Fishs - Coris aygula
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, April 25, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific French Polynesia
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A cute looking Blue-Eyed Triplefin (Notoclinops segmentatus) <> <> <> Canon G9, Inon UCL-165, Poor Knights
35 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, April 25, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific New Zealand
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Freckled Sand Eel, taken @ "Electric Beach" on Oahu's west side w/60MM macro.
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, April 24, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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my home is my castle, Lembeh; F100 by Thomas Lueken
my home is my castle, Lembeh; F100
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, April 24, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Crested Blenny (Parablennius lacticlavius) <> <> <> <> Canon G9, Inon UCL-165, Poor Knights, NZ
41 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, April 24, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific New Zealand
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Eastern blue groper tail. Manly, Sydney. Olympus MJU 770 by Kristen Hardy
Eastern blue groper tail. Manly, Sydney. Olympus MJU 770
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 23, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Chased by light by Robert Bemus
Chased by light
25 Votes
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found in Lembeh; F100  by Thomas Lueken
found in Lembeh; F100
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 23, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Common Anemone (Actinothoe albocincta) sits among a colourful world of sponges and bryozoans. <> <> <> Canon G9, Poor Knights
34 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 23, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific New Zealand
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Setup for a closeout by Robert Bemus
Setup for a closeout
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, April 22, 2008
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Common Anemone (Actinothoe albocincta) <> <> <> <> Canon G9, "Middle Channel", Poor Knights
29 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, April 22, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific New Zealand
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SMILE! an eastern blue groper. Manly, Sydney. Taken with ... by Kristen Hardy
SMILE! an eastern blue groper. Manly, Sydney. Taken with an Olympus mju 770, no housing.
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This photo is make in Jellyfish lake, in Palau (Koror) Ro... by Alberto D'este
This photo is make in Jellyfish lake, in Palau (Koror) Rock Islands. Is my son Carlotta swims with million of jellyfish not urticant. This is one of the two the word where you find this phenomenon. The second is in Borneo, Maratua island.
25 Votes
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Fish's skin detail during a night dive. D50/105mm one str... by Moeava De Rosemont
Fish's skin detail during a night dive. D50/105mm one strobe (borabora)
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, April 22, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific French Polynesia
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green crab in Lembe, F100 by Thomas Lueken
green crab in Lembe, F100

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Wierd, what marine life will do to hide itself...
24 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, April 21, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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A depressed looking Butterfly Perch (Caesioperca lepidoptera) <> <> <> <> Canon G9, Poor Knights
28 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, April 21, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific New Zealand
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Shadows and light/surfer_surfing_barrel_tube by Robert Bemus
Shadows and light/surfer_surfing_barrel_tube
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Pigmy Sea Horse, Lembeh , F100 by Thomas Lueken
Pigmy Sea Horse, Lembeh , F100
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 20, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Close up of Variable Triplefin (Forsterygion varium) <> <> <> <> Canon G9, Inon UCL-165, Poor Knights
35 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 20, 2008
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific New Zealand
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Setup at Newport/surf_surfing_surf photography_watersport by Robert Bemus
Setup at Newport/surf_surfing_surf photography_watersport
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date posted posted: Saturday, April 19, 2008
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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it was funny watching theese fish swimming along the reef... by Trevor Byett
it was funny watching theese fish swimming along the reef in a line taken with olympus s720 sopu nuku'alofa
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Yaldwyn's Triplefin (Notoclinops yaldwyni) <> <> <> Canon G9, Inon UCL-165, Poor Knights
38 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, April 19, 2008
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date posted location: Pacific New Zealand
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I was snorkeling with my wife, and these three Spinner Do... by Kory Crowell
I was snorkeling with my wife, and these three Spinner Dolphins wanted to join us.
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, April 19, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Snapback/surfer_surfing_water sports_cutback by Robert Bemus
Snapback/surfer_surfing_water sports_cutback
16 Votes
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happy go lucky by Victor Zucker
happy go lucky
59 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, April 18, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Blue-Eyed Triplefin (Notoclinops segmentatus) <> <> <> Canon G9, Inon UCL-165
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