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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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Chuuk lagoon inside th Heian Maru shooting projectiles st... by Becky Kagan
Chuuk lagoon inside th Heian Maru shooting projectiles still sitting on carts from WWII
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date posted posted: Monday, March 5, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Smile for the camera. A rough winter dive in Hawaii today... by Glenn Poulain
Smile for the camera. A rough winter dive in Hawaii today on the North Shore of Oahu, however still managed to get a shot off or two. 100mm macro.
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date posted posted: Monday, March 5, 2007
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Fan in the morning sun. Nikonos V 28mm lense
votes: 5
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 4, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Fiji
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Baby Crinoid clingfish, resting nicely on a tip of feathe... by Mulwardi Tjitra
Baby Crinoid clingfish, resting nicely on a tip of feather star.
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 4, 2007
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Lions Mane Jelly. Taken at Hood Canal in Washington State... by Daniel Hershman
Lions Mane Jelly. Taken at Hood Canal in Washington State in December 2006. Shat at f8 using a single strobe.
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 4, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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This little guy had just come out to voice his disapprova... by Rita Ganz
This little guy had just come out to voice his disapproval of me getting too close to his property! The picture was taken with a Canon S400 digital in Palau.
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 4, 2007
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Palau
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Wine and Sake bottles scattered across the cargo hold of ... by Becky Kagan
Wine and Sake bottles scattered across the cargo hold of the Fujikawa in Chuuk Lagoon. Used a 150 watt HID to light it up..no strobes
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 4, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Heather and the Prop of the Heian Maru - Chuuk
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 4, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Stocky Hawkfish - 100mm macro Hawaii by Glenn Poulain
Stocky Hawkfish - 100mm macro Hawaii
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 4, 2007
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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WWII upsidown Japanese zero with my buddy Roy shooting so... by Becky Kagan
WWII upsidown Japanese zero with my buddy Roy shooting some video of it in Chuuk Lagoon.
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date posted posted: Saturday, March 3, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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First encounter with Harlequin Shrimp. What an amazing cr... by Mulwardi Tjitra
First encounter with Harlequin Shrimp. What an amazing creature.
F/7.1 - 1/60
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date posted posted: Saturday, March 3, 2007
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Leaf Scorpionfish, hard to find but always a good photo subject.
Taken with Canon 20D W/60MM macro lens.
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date posted posted: Saturday, March 3, 2007
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Undescribed octopus hunting by Christine Huffard
Undescribed octopus hunting
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date posted posted: Saturday, March 3, 2007
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific French Polynesia
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Foxface while sleeping Sony PC350
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date posted posted: Friday, March 2, 2007
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Solomon islands
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Here’s a bashful little guy and a reluctant poser. Shot w... by Glenn Poulain
Here’s a bashful little guy and a reluctant poser. Shot with 100mm macro.
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date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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fang blennie, with fangs showing. I caught him in mid yawn by Victor Zucker
fang blennie, with fangs showing. I caught him in mid yawn
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date posted posted: Friday, March 2, 2007
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Fiji
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A Pair of Yellow Margin Morays.
Taken with Canon 20D w/60MM macro lens.
Oahu, HI.
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A Nice Truk Lagoon sunset!
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date posted posted: Friday, March 2, 2007
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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"Below the Wave Rider". Photo taken at Sunset Beach, Nort... by Mathew Cook
"Below the Wave Rider". Photo taken at Sunset Beach, North Shore Oahu.
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date posted posted: Friday, March 2, 2007
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Hawk fish in fan, Sony PC350, taken
while diving on the Bilikiki
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date posted posted: Thursday, March 1, 2007
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Solomon islands
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Waikiki beach sitter. by Dale Hymes
Waikiki beach sitter.
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date posted posted: Thursday, March 1, 2007
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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O/U have become my obsession. Nikon/aquatica/10.5/single ... by Victor Zucker
O/U have become my obsession. Nikon/aquatica/10.5/single flash
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date posted posted: Thursday, March 1, 2007
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Pacific Fiji
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Halimeda algae, Maui by Christine Huffard
Halimeda algae, Maui
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date posted posted: Thursday, March 1, 2007
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Half-Lit Clumpy. I edited this photo to bring out the tex... by Mathew Cook
Half-Lit Clumpy. I edited this photo to bring out the texture of this wonderfully wierd creature. Taken in Pupekea, HI in about 8ft of water, single strobe.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 28, 2007
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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ha! i finally got the picture i wanted of these little guys! by Elizabeth Chase
ha! i finally got the picture i wanted of these little guys!
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 28, 2007
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Surf zone near Waikiki beach. Nikon D2x with 70-200 ED/VR... by Dale Hymes
Surf zone near Waikiki beach. Nikon D2x with 70-200 ED/VR zoom.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 28, 2007
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific
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eel foraging on reef flat at night by Christine Huffard
eel foraging on reef flat at night
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 28, 2007
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific French Polynesia
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