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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Pacific (216)

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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

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

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
92 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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Dolphins playing with the waves that the boat generated o... by Szilvia Gogh
Dolphins playing with the waves that the boat generated on the way to Catalina Island.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 22, 2007
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Divers returning to Catalina Island after the fire in May... by Szilvia Gogh
Divers returning to Catalina Island after the fire in May 2007.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 22, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Seals are always around the oil rigs in California. They ... by Szilvia Gogh
Seals are always around the oil rigs in California. They sunbath at the top, and when divers enter the water they do too.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 22, 2007
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Shipwrecks, Northern Baja On a full moon by Scott Allen
Shipwrecks, Northern Baja On a full moon
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 22, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Nudi  - Vancouver Island - D70s - 60mm macro by Malcolm Nimmo
Nudi - Vancouver Island - D70s - 60mm macro
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 22, 2007
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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batfish 20050330 about about 3 oklock make safty stop and... by Jan Allhage
batfish 20050330 about about 3 oklock make safty stop and i have suprice similan dive site 3 tree
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 22, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Thailand
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cuttlefish, wakatobi , indonesia  by Douglas Epley
cuttlefish, wakatobi , indonesia
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 22, 2007
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Cayman and Amazon water spider. Olympus e330 and internal flash.
Taken at night on an Amazon tributary
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mangroves 2  by Victor Zucker
mangroves 2
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date posted posted: Monday, May 21, 2007
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Pacific Fiji
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Bad hair day?! by Ting Tsui
Bad hair day?!
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date posted posted: Monday, May 21, 2007
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Plumose anenomes  hicthihg a lift on   a scallop  - Vanco... by Malcolm Nimmo
Plumose anenomes hicthihg a lift on a scallop - Vancouver Island
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date posted posted: Monday, May 21, 2007
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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"Devil Lobster". This lobster was photographed at Sharks ... by Mathew Cook
"Devil Lobster". This lobster was photographed at Sharks Cove, HI- about 30 ft of water.
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date posted posted: Monday, May 21, 2007
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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NEMO, d-70 taken at wakatobi by Douglas Epley
NEMO, d-70 taken at wakatobi
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date posted posted: Sunday, May 20, 2007
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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stocky hawkfish trying to swim away under a boulder. love... by Alex Pena
stocky hawkfish trying to swim away under a boulder. love the patterns. pupukea, oahu.
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date posted posted: Sunday, May 20, 2007
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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endemic Galapagos Dorid nudibranch - Tambja mullineri
taken passing by on a drift dive.#my first macro entry.
This scientific name is after the San Diego underwater naturalist and one of the pioneers of micro (macro) photographry David K. Mulliner
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date posted posted: Sunday, May 20, 2007
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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"Sail the Sunset". I paddled out on my surfboard to get a... by Mathew Cook
"Sail the Sunset". I paddled out on my surfboard to get a nice point of view for this sunset. North Shore, Oahu.
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 19, 2007
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Flying Grunard with full wing span. by Ting Tsui
Flying Grunard with full wing span.
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 19, 2007
date posted category: Macro - swimming
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Close of up of the  eye  of a wolf eel - Vancouver Island   by Malcolm Nimmo
Close of up of the eye of a wolf eel - Vancouver Island
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date posted posted: Friday, May 18, 2007
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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Soft coral garden.
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date posted posted: Friday, May 18, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Palau
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Big eyed jack - Galapagos
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date posted posted: Friday, May 18, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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The Shark: Micronesia , Nikon F90x , velvia 50, Two strobo , lens 40 macro
26 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 17, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Another shot  taken off Vancouver Island - this guy didn'... by Malcolm Nimmo
Another shot taken off Vancouver Island - this guy didn't seem too bothered about my presence...Nikon D70s 60mm macro
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 17, 2007
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Hammerhead shark, Darwin , Galapagos - set camera, find hollow on rock ledge, hold on tight in current, wait two weeks for the vis to improve and all the fish to move out of the way, hold breath until shark is close enough - hope, smile.
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 17, 2007
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Hawaiian Sunset. Picture taken at Haleiwa beach park of kids skipping stones. I used my Canon S400 powershot and held the camera at ground level to take the shot.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 16, 2007
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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mangrove shallows by Victor Zucker
mangrove shallows
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Another nifty over/under from Vic
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 16, 2007
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My Georgia OKeefe immitation shot... by Ting Tsui
My Georgia OKeefe immitation shot...
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Nudi - photo taken using a Nikon   d70S with 60mm macro l... by Malcolm Nimmo
Nudi - photo taken using a Nikon d70S with 60mm macro lens - Vancouver Island
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