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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Australia (81)

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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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Hanging out for a meal.  After eating a colony of its fav... by Ross Gudgeon
Hanging out for a meal. After eating a colony of its favourite ascidian this Nembrotha kurbayana is moving on to another colony for another meal. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 20D and Canon 100 macro.
30 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 4, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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I think he picked the wrong hole to hide in.  Forster's H... by Ross Gudgeon
I think he picked the wrong hole to hide in. Forster's Hawkfish eating Bi-colour Blenny. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 40D, Canon 100 macro & Kenko 1.4X teleconverter
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Blue Groper, Bare Island
28 Votes
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School of Threadfin Pearl Perch.  Ningaloo Reef, Western ... by Ross Gudgeon
School of Threadfin Pearl Perch. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 40D & Tokina 35mm Macro
32 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 2, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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A big job.  Cleaner Shrimp at work on a 2m Leopard Shark.... by Ross Gudgeon
A big job. Cleaner Shrimp at work on a 2m Leopard Shark. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 20D, Canon 100 Macro & Tamron 2X Teleconverter.
40 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 1, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Hard to find, cool to observe. Photo of a Sydney pygmy Pi... by Peter Simpson
Hard to find, cool to observe. Photo of a Sydney pygmy Pipehorse, taken at good old Bear island with an Olympus C8080
15 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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A small fairy penguin colony exists right next to the CBD... by Cal Mero
A small fairy penguin colony exists right next to the CBD of Melbourne. Not many people know about it and I'm glad as the proximity to urban culture would mean the end of these gorgeous animals if word got out. This is a baby with the city behind.
14 Votes
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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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" Not Happy" Photo of a Red Rockcod taken at Harbord, Syd... by Peter Simpson
" Not Happy" Photo of a Red Rockcod taken at Harbord, Sydney with an Olympus C8080
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, August 25, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Free divers in the "crack" at Piccannie ponds, South Aust... by Cal Mero
Free divers in the "crack" at Piccannie ponds, South Australia. It drops to over 120m.
Natural light, nikon d80, 18-55mm
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, August 25, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Australia
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a free diver descending into Piccannie Ponds, South Austr... by Cal Mero
a free diver descending into Piccannie Ponds, South Australia. Freshwater. Natural light, nikon d80, 18-55mm
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19 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 24, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Australia
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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
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Freshwater Plants and reflections

Nikon d80, natural l... by Cal Mero
Freshwater Plants and reflections
Nikon d80, natural light, 18-5mm.
Pic ponds, South Australia
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 21, 2008
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Australia
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Diver and Seasnake by Steffen Binke
Diver and Seasnake
22 Votes
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"Sponge" Photo of a pretty little sponge, taken Shark Poi... by Peter Simpson
"Sponge" Photo of a pretty little sponge, taken Shark Point Sydney with an olympus C8080
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 20, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Shooting up through the roots and aquatic plants in a fre... by Cal Mero
Shooting up through the roots and aquatic plants in a freshwater stream.
Nikon d80, natural light, 18-55mm
Ewen's ponds , South Australia.
Cal
24 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 20, 2008
date posted category: Freshwater
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Drifting down a freshwater creek that has a limestone bas... by Cal Mero
Drifting down a freshwater creek that has a limestone base. The limestone filters the water producing incredible viz. Nikon D80, 18-55mm , natural light. Ewens Ponds, South Australia.
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 19, 2008
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Australia
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"The Wobbie" A Wobbegong Shark, photo taken at Shelly Bea... by Peter Simpson
"The Wobbie" A Wobbegong Shark, photo taken at Shelly Beach, Sydney. Taken with an Olympus C8080
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 19, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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A surf wave breaking amongst kelp and rock.  Viewed from ... by Cal Mero
A surf wave breaking amongst kelp and rock. Viewed from below.
Not too everyones liking but I think its cool
Photograhped off the backbeaches in Victoria, Australia
Nikon d80, 18-55mm, natural light
Cal
8 Votes
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Two Batfish in the Northern Great Barrier Reef, Nikon D200 by Steffen Binke
Two Batfish in the Northern Great Barrier Reef, Nikon D200
20 Votes
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Stumbled upon this old shot of a short headed seahorse

... by Cal Mero
Stumbled upon this old shot of a short headed seahorse
Photographed in Victoria, Australia
sp-350, inon d2000, 2 X ucl 165 macro lenses
26 Votes
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He has never seen a guy with a camera before i guess ... by Steffen Binke
He has never seen a guy with a camera before i guess ...
32 Votes
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Kelp and light.

Photographed in Victoria, Australia.
... by Cal Mero
Kelp and light.
Photographed in Victoria, Australia.
Nikon d80, 18-55mm, natural light
19 Votes
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Natural light wide angle of a Southern Ocean kelp forest.... by Cal Mero
Natural light wide angle of a Southern Ocean kelp forest.
Photographed in the cold waters of Victoria, Australia.
Nikon d80, 18mm, natural light
21 Votes
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