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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

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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Surgeon fish, Maui HI by David Espinoza
Surgeon fish, Maui HI
2 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 11, 2007
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Photo taken off Majuro in June 2003. by Jim Hummel
Photo taken off Majuro in June 2003.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 10, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific Marshall Islands
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Bull on Oil Rig by Brian Gonzales
Bull on Oil Rig
2 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 9, 2007
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Nemo's house, Nikonos V 1:1 macro extension tube
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 9, 2007
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Solomon islands
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Eels, Airport Beach, Maui Hi by David Espinoza
Eels, Airport Beach, Maui Hi
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date posted posted: Monday, July 9, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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A friendly Sea Lion in the Sea of Cortez, Mexico by Michael Madelung
A friendly Sea Lion in the Sea of Cortez, Mexico
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 9, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Greenhead Moray Eel - Shark's Cove, Pupukea, Hawaii
Niko... by Dale Stevick
Greenhead Moray Eel - Shark's Cove, Pupukea, Hawaii
Nikon Coolpix L5 in macro mode in an Ikelite housing usin the built-in flash.
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 8, 2007
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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May I present the family by Victor Zucker
May I present the family
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 8, 2007
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Mike and Napoleon at Blue Corner. Canon Ixus60 by Carlos Munda
Mike and Napoleon at Blue Corner. Canon Ixus60
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 8, 2007
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Palau
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soft coral taken at wakatobi nikon d70 with 12-24 by Douglas Epley
soft coral taken at wakatobi nikon d70 with 12-24
3 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 7, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Spotted Eagle Ray, Mala Ramp Maui HI, Olympus C-3040z Lig... by David Espinoza
Spotted Eagle Ray, Mala Ramp Maui HI, Olympus C-3040z Light & Motion Tetra housing with Sea & Sea YS-90 Strobes
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 7, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Ventral mouth of a Guitar fish at the Sea of Cortéz by Ramón Domínguez
Ventral mouth of a Guitar fish at the Sea of Cortéz
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 7, 2007
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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mabul resort by Victor Zucker
mabul resort
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 7, 2007
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Pacific Malaysia
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Merry Christmas. Christmas Tree Worms. Nikonos V 1:1
Macro extension tubes
2 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 5, 2007
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Solomon islands
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Chris Mitchell at Blue Hole, Palau. Canon 350D by Carlos Munda
Chris Mitchell at Blue Hole, Palau. Canon 350D
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 5, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific Palau
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Elephant seals get amorous. Taken at Ano Neuvo State Beac... by Don Bruschera
Elephant seals get amorous. Taken at Ano Neuvo State Beach, California.
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 5, 2007
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Pencil Urchin by Michelle Tinsay
Pencil Urchin
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 4, 2007
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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another family group by Victor Zucker
another family group
3 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 4, 2007
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Solomon islands
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Banner Fish, on Bilikiki Nikonos V 28mm Lense
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 4, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Solomon islands
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Waiting to exit - Fish Rock Cave - South West Rocks New S... by Michael Kirby
Waiting to exit - Fish Rock Cave - South West Rocks New South Wales Australia - A Grey Nurse Sanctuary.Depth aprox 14m
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 4, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Close up to a Panama Graysby by Ramón Domínguez
Close up to a Panama Graysby
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 3, 2007
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Leaf Fish at Wakatobi  by Larry Gohl
Leaf Fish at Wakatobi
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 3, 2007
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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whitetip crowd at Roca Partida island by Ramón Domínguez
whitetip crowd at Roca Partida island
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date posted posted: Monday, July 2, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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An Osprey fishes the coastline at Drakes Bay, Point Reyes... by Don Bruschera
An Osprey fishes the coastline at Drakes Bay, Point Reyes National Seashore, California. Bird photography is a different ballgame but hey, there's a fish in the photo.
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date posted posted: Monday, July 2, 2007
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watchful  parents by Victor Zucker
watchful parents
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date posted posted: Monday, July 2, 2007
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Solomon islands
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Do I need dental work?, Maui Hi by David Espinoza
Do I need dental work?, Maui Hi
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date posted posted: Monday, July 2, 2007
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Small lighthouse, Koror Pier. Canon 350D by Carlos Munda
Small lighthouse, Koror Pier. Canon 350D
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 2, 2007
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific Palau
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