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By Bonduel Tanguy
posted Friday, December 2, 2011
137 votes

Giant pacific manta came in for a close up. Taken at Socorro Islands.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, December 12, 2016
137 votes

Big Galapagos shark, taken at Wolf island, Galapagos.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, November 14, 2016
132 votes

Close encounter with a giant pacific Manta Ray, taken at the Socorro Islands, Mexico.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, November 7, 2016
130 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
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 Mr T. Looking into the blue. Darwin . Galapagos. S5PRO. ... by Derek Haslam
Mr T. Looking into the blue. Darwin . Galapagos. S5PRO. 16mm.
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 30, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Ecuador
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Tourist? by Sharon English
Tourist?
24 Votes
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Nudi' in Red Corals.  Taken in Victoria, British Columbia... by Stephen Holinski
Nudi' in Red Corals. Taken in Victoria, British Columbia. Canon G7, Sea and Sea YSDX Strobe (single).
26 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, August 29, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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This Anemone and the pinks who live there are always good... by Jim Mcguire
This Anemone and the pinks who live there are always good for some great shots.
17 Votes
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the lips of mandarin fish by Alberto D'este
the lips of mandarin fish
25 Votes
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Bubblenet feeding in South East Alaska - Humpback whales by Thierry Lannoy
Bubblenet feeding in South East Alaska - Humpback whales

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48 Votes
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Clown Fish family that I came across on the Great Barrier... by Andrew Grant
Clown Fish family that I came across on the Great Barrier Reef.
12 Votes
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Decorator Crab....Decorating.  Found in Victoria, British... by Stephen Holinski
Decorator Crab....Decorating. Found in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. Zoomed version you can see one of his eyes beneath all of that kelp he's wearing. Canon G7, Sea and Sea YS27DX Strobe
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 28, 2008
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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Diver swimming passed an anti-aircraft gun on a sunken Ja... by Jim Mcguire
Diver swimming passed an anti-aircraft gun on a sunken Japanese ship in the Kwajalein Lagoon
14 Votes
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"Hanging Out" Very calm turtle photo taken at Low Island,... by Peter Simpson
"Hanging Out" Very calm turtle photo taken at Low Island, Qld Australia with an Olympus C8080
12 Votes
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Eye of the lion.  Un-photoshopped yet looking suspiciousl... by Sharon English
Eye of the lion. Un-photoshopped yet looking suspiciously like hemp!
14 Votes
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Big Spanish Dancer, second seen swimming on the trip!  Ni... by Stephen Holinski
Big Spanish Dancer, second seen swimming on the trip! Nice Sunburst, Nice Dancer...BAD BUBBLES! Kinda funny, look like the dancer is breathing! Canon G7, Sea and Sea YS27DX Strobe.
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 26, 2008
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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Anemone fish by Sharon English
Anemone fish
11 Votes
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bw lionfish by Victor Zucker
bw lionfish
26 Votes
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Shrimp in its hole.  Victoria, British Columbia.
Canon G... by Stephen Holinski
Shrimp in its hole. Victoria, British Columbia.
Canon G7, Sea and Sea YS27DX Strobe
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, August 25, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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pretty sea fan and more pretty diver in the great barrier... by Steffen Binke
pretty sea fan and more pretty diver in the great barrier reef, nikon d200, 10-17 mm wide angle
12 Votes
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Longfin Anthias, Taken at a dive site in Kona named "Two Step". These fish prefer depths of 100 feet or more. This photo was taken at 130 FSW with 60MM Macro, F5.6, 1/100s, ISO 200.
14 Votes
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Opalescent Nudibranch looking for a meal.  Taken in Victo... by Stephen Holinski
Opalescent Nudibranch looking for a meal. Taken in Victoria, British Columbia with a Canon G7, and single Sea and Sea YS277DX Strobe
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 24, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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Backdrops...intentional slow shutter...Huntington Beach P... by Robert Bemus
Backdrops...intentional slow shutter...Huntington Beach Pier...
16 Votes
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pantropical spotted dolphins cruising the open ocean...ma... by Tyania Diffin
pantropical spotted dolphins cruising the open ocean...make a stop to check me out
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 23, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Mexico
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Crab and Sea Cucumber.  Taken in the cold waters of Briti... by Stephen Holinski
Crab and Sea Cucumber. Taken in the cold waters of British Columbia, Canada with a Canon G7, andS ea and Sea YS27DX Single Strobe.
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 23, 2008
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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a nice little critter by Nicci Kershler
a nice little critter
10 Votes
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A beautiful clear day at shark point.... by Nicci Kershler
A beautiful clear day at shark point....
13 Votes
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Freediving off Sydney in natural light by Andrew Thirlwell
Freediving off Sydney in natural light
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, August 22, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific Australia
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Australia
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Nudi about to much on a meal!  Taken in the cold waters o... by Stephen Holinski
Nudi about to much on a meal! Taken in the cold waters of British Columbia Canada. Canon G7, Sea and Sea YS27DX (single) strobe.
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, August 22, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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Dive deck at sunrise. Sky Dancer. Galapagos. by Derek Haslam
Dive deck at sunrise. Sky Dancer. Galapagos.
15 Votes
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Diver and Seasnake by Steffen Binke
Diver and Seasnake
22 Votes
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