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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Australia (8)

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Leafy Sea Dragon (Fetzendrachenfisch) , Australia - South Australia - Kangaroo Island
By Ralf Levc
posted Saturday, May 20, 2006
109 votes

Estuarine Cod and Cleaner Wrasse. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 50D & Tokina 10-17
By Ross Gudgeon
posted Friday, June 12, 2009
90 votes

A Golden Weedfish (Cristiceps aurantiacus).

Taken at Shelly Beach in Sydney, Australia. 

Using a Nikon D300 sea & sea housing and dual ys250s. f/8 1/250s
By Melissa Fiene
posted Wednesday, June 10, 2009
77 votes

Cuttlefish at Bare Island. Sydney, Australia
By Ken Thongpila
posted Monday, July 20, 2009
74 votes


By Brian Mayes
posted Wednesday, April 7, 2010
73 votes

Happy Valentine's Day!  : )
By Doug Anderson
posted Thursday, February 14, 2008
71 votes

Turtle in the Coral Sea.
By Karen Dillabough
posted Friday, June 12, 2009
71 votes

Giant cuttle, Kurnell
By Doug Anderson
posted Tuesday, June 10, 2008
70 votes

Pteraeolidia ianthina, Sydney
By Doug Anderson
posted Monday, February 4, 2008
69 votes

Chromodoris splendida, Bare Island
By Doug Anderson
posted Wednesday, April 9, 2008
68 votes
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Juvenile Xenocephalus australiensis by Theo Robotis
Juvenile Xenocephalus australiensis
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, April 18, 2013
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Great Australian Bight Australia
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Sepioteuthis australis

You know how it goes, spur of t... by Theo Robotis
Sepioteuthis australis
You know how it goes, spur of the moment dive, borrowed tank, half the normal gas capacity, down to the last few minutes of air remaining separated from dive buddies and these guys turn up.
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, April 15, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Australia
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Red Indian Fish, Bare Island
26 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 14, 2013
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Octopus tetricus, Chowder Bay
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, April 13, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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4m Great White, shot taken at the Neptune Islands South Australia
25 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, April 11, 2013
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Australia
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Broken-Bands Pipefish
This little fellow was a real trea... by Amanda Matthews
Broken-Bands Pipefish
This little fellow was a real treat to find a a pleasure to watch.
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, April 11, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Coral Sea Australia
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mystery red light d7000 10-17 tokina by Scott Hodgson
mystery red light d7000 10-17 tokina
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, April 9, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Coral Sea Australia
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Brown clownfish showing a bit of attitude. by Scott Hodgson
Brown clownfish showing a bit of attitude.
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, April 8, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Coral Sea Australia
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Brown Sabre-toothed Blenny, Chowder Bay
28 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, April 8, 2013
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Curious green turtle checking me out 
 by Brice Bastier
Curious green turtle checking me out
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20 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 7, 2013
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Coral Sea Australia
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striking red Alcyonacea soft coral taken at approx 18m on... by Scott Hodgson
striking red Alcyonacea soft coral taken at approx 18m on a 42m deep ledge.First close focus wide angle useing tokina 10-17 fisheye tried to select f stop for depth of feild and best shutter speed to get back ground color then 1 strobe then 2 strobe
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, April 6, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Coral Sea Australia
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Clowning Around - Amphiprion ocellaris by Amanda Matthews
Clowning Around - Amphiprion ocellaris
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, April 6, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Coral Sea Australia
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Guard crab up close. 
Captured on Great Barrier Reef - E... by Amanda Matthews
Guard crab up close.
Captured on Great Barrier Reef - Ellison Reef
Approx. 10m depth
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, April 5, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Coral Sea Australia
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picture is a wire coral and was taken on a night dive use... by Scott Hodgson
picture is a wire coral and was taken on a night dive useing nikon d7000 with 60mm macro
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, April 5, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Coral Sea Australia
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selfshot with a green turtle + bonus reflection in my mas... by Brice Bastier
selfshot with a green turtle + bonus reflection in my mask...
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, April 5, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Coral Sea Australia
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Striped Anglerfish, Chowder Bay
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, April 5, 2013
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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first +5 nauticam diopter pic using nikon 105 macro f20/ ... by Scott Hodgson
first +5 nauticam diopter pic using nikon 105 macro f20/ 250 iso200
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, April 4, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Coral Sea Australia
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Magnificent Chromodoris
Brand new camera - first Nudi pi... by Amanda Matthews
Magnificent Chromodoris
Brand new camera - first Nudi picture!
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, April 4, 2013
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date posted location: Coral Sea Australia
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Nudibranch taken along reef in Altona (Melbourne). Very poor visability this day (2-3mts) so I was happy with this shot smile Don't you just love the expression?!
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, April 2, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Australia
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I photographed this Blue Devil just outside the Port Phillip Heads (Melbourne). I have a basic digital camera, Panasonic FT3, and used my dive torch for extra lighting.
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, April 2, 2013
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date posted location: Australia
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Eastern Cleaner Clingfish, Bare Island
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40 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, March 27, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Green Moray.
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A stunning portrait with loads of character from Grand Master Doug
43 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, March 22, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Chromodoris woodwardae, Kurnell.
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35 Votes
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sea dragon
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 17, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Great White...shot taken from bottom cage at the Neptune Islands off Sth Australia on liveaboard with Rodney Fox Shark Expeditions.
24 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, March 13, 2013
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Australia
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The rare and endangered Australian Sealion.
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15 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, March 13, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Australia
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Mourning Cuttle, Chowder Bay
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37 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 10, 2013
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