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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

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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Lacy Scorpionfish (Rhinopias aphanes) sitting prominently... by Richard Smith
Lacy Scorpionfish (Rhinopias aphanes) sitting prominently on the reef mimicking a feather star to ambush prey
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 4, 2007
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Papua New Guinea
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Pigmy Sea Horse , Fiji ,Fiji Aggressor by Stephen Juarez
Pigmy Sea Horse , Fiji ,Fiji Aggressor
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date posted posted: Tuesday, October 2, 2007
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Fiji
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School of big eye scad running away. A sea lion is hunting by Ramón Domínguez
School of big eye scad running away. A sea lion is hunting
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date posted posted: Monday, October 1, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Reflection of Juvenile Batfish by Levent Konuk
Reflection of Juvenile Batfish
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date posted posted: Monday, October 1, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Palau
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Wendy checking out the critters in Maui, Hawaii.
Notice ... by Kevin Robert Panizza
Wendy checking out the critters in Maui, Hawaii.
Notice the friendly little Blue Striped Snapper that followed her around for the whole dive.
Olympus C-4000Z w/ Ikelite Housing and DS-50 Sub-Strobes.
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date posted posted: Monday, October 1, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Mitsubishi G4M "Betty" - Chuuk
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A fantastic plane wreck, complete with distant diver emphasising scale, well done Jim
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 1, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Tomato Clown nicely posing
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 30, 2007
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Fiji
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Now there's something you don't see everyday.
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 29, 2007
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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"Waialua Coconut Sunset". Photo taken on Oahu, Hawaii's N... by Mathew Cook
"Waialua Coconut Sunset". Photo taken on Oahu, Hawaii's North Shore. Thanks!
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 29, 2007
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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School of blue stripe snapper
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date posted posted: Friday, September 28, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Clown Anemone Fish Waving Hi.  by Blair Hughes
Clown Anemone Fish Waving Hi.
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date posted posted: Friday, September 28, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Pacific Thailand
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Yummie Yummie /Great White Shark Guadalupe Island  by Stephen Juarez
Yummie Yummie /Great White Shark Guadalupe Island
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 27, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Sea horses. Sea of Cortéz, México. by Ramón Domínguez
Sea horses. Sea of Cortéz, México.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 26, 2007
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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hammerheads at Darwin Arch - galapagos.
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date posted posted: Monday, September 24, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Diver follows a small Hawksbill female. by Tyania Diffin
Diver follows a small Hawksbill female.
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 23, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Two friendly pyjama slugs on the Great Barrier Reef. by Louisa Butler
Two friendly pyjama slugs on the Great Barrier Reef.
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 23, 2007
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Dwarf scorpion fish by Samuel Kemp
Dwarf scorpion fish
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 23, 2007
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific New Zealand
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sea lions laughing in the Galapagos

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a fun behavior shot Stewart
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 22, 2007
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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"Pua'ena Sunset". Photo taken near Hale'iwa, HI. Thanks! by Mathew Cook
"Pua'ena Sunset". Photo taken near Hale'iwa, HI. Thanks!
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date posted posted: Friday, September 21, 2007
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Playful dolphins by Samuel Kemp
Playful dolphins
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date posted posted: Friday, September 21, 2007
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific New Zealand
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Trigger fish, Sea of Cortéz, México. by Ramón Domínguez
Trigger fish, Sea of Cortéz, México.
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 20, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Ceratosoma amoena by Samuel Kemp
Ceratosoma amoena
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 19, 2007
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific New Zealand
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Mama Tri's Boat House looking out onto Kata Beach, Phuket... by Blair Hughes
Mama Tri's Boat House looking out onto Kata Beach, Phuket, Thailand. Watching the local surfers.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 18, 2007
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific Thailand
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Silky Shark juvenile followed by a school of young jacks by Tyania Diffin
Silky Shark juvenile followed by a school of young jacks
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 17, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Harlequin shrimp in my backyard. Lucky to live Hawaii
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 15, 2007
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Sea lion pup. Sea of Cortéz, México. by Ramón Domínguez
Sea lion pup. Sea of Cortéz, México.
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 15, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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marys island by Victor Zucker
marys island
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 15, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Solomon islands
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