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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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Hypselodoris bullocki.  Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia.... by Ross Gudgeon
Hypselodoris bullocki. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 50D, Canon 100 macro & Woody's dioptre
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19 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 13, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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A giant potato cod spotted off the reef edge near lizard ... by Cal Mero
A giant potato cod spotted off the reef edge near lizard Island, Australia.
Nikon d80, 18-5mm, 2 x ds 51
19 Votes
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The Girlfriend looking down from the platform @ kilsbys s... by Dave Baxter
The Girlfriend looking down from the platform @ kilsbys sinkhole Mt Gambier South Australia -Fuji e900 in ikelite housing nat light
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 5, 2008
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Australia
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nudi at Bare Island, Sydney. by Kristen Hardy
nudi at Bare Island, Sydney.
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 11, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Longnose Filefish.  Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia.  Ca... by Ross Gudgeon
Longnose Filefish. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 20D & Canon 100 macro
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 8, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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If you want my babies you're going to have get past these... by Ross Gudgeon
If you want my babies you're going to have get past these teeth! Tiger Cardinalfish brooding eggs in its mouth. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 20D & Canon 100 macro.
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27 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 3, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Ol' Blue Eyes.  Tiny Coral Hermit Crab less than 10mm lon... by Ross Gudgeon
Ol' Blue Eyes. Tiny Coral Hermit Crab less than 10mm long. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 50D, Canon 100 Macro & Woody's dioptre
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 11, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Octopus found in the rocks under Swansea bridge, NSW, Aus... by Julian O'mara
Octopus found in the rocks under Swansea bridge, NSW, Australia.
A good example of the great shots you can get on compact digital cameras.
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, November 7, 2008
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Oh no, he's back!!  This tiny little guy doesn't seem too... by Ross Gudgeon
Oh no, he's back!! This tiny little guy doesn't seem too pleased to see me on my first dive at home since getting back from Wakatobi. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 50D & Canon 100 macro.
24 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 2, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Hard corals located on the outer great barrier reef.

N... by Cal Mero
Hard corals located on the outer great barrier reef.
Nikon d80, ds 51 strobes and 10-17mm
17 Votes
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Even little fish get dirty.  A damsel fish getting a good... by Ross Gudgeon
Even little fish get dirty. A damsel fish getting a good going over by a cleaner wrasse that is almost as big as it is. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 50D & Canon 100 macro
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great behavior shot - the sort always in demand for books
37 Votes
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Mangroves located off Lizard Island on the great barrier ... by Cal Mero
Mangroves located off Lizard Island on the great barrier reef.
Nikon d80, 10-17mm, 2 x ds 51 strobes.
17 Votes
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I know Halloween was last week, but better late than neve... by Ross Gudgeon
I know Halloween was last week, but better late than never. Coral Cod. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 40D & Canon 100 macro
21 Votes
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Attack!!  The sequel to a shot a posted a week ago.  Havi... by Ross Gudgeon
Attack!! The sequel to a shot a posted a week ago. Having found a parasite in the Blue Angelfish's gills, the cleaner wrasse is going in for the kill. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 40D & Canon 60 macro.
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 27, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Free diver and reef shark.

Nikon d80, 2 x ds 51 strobe... by Cal Mero
Free diver and reef shark.
Nikon d80, 2 x ds 51 strobes and an 18-55mm lens
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 12, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Coral Sea Australia
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Hot off the sensor from today's dives.  Moridilla brockii... by Ross Gudgeon
Hot off the sensor from today's dives. Moridilla brockii hanging in there while eating a hydroid. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 50D & Canon 100 macro
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 9, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Taken in kilsbys sinkhole in Mt Gambier South Australia by Dave Baxter
Taken in kilsbys sinkhole in Mt Gambier South Australia
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Hypselodoris bullockii portrait. Ningaloo Reef, Western A... by Ross Gudgeon
Hypselodoris bullockii portrait. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 20D, Tamron 90 macro & Woody's dioptre.
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30 Votes
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Jellyfish X-ray? by Stephen Holinski
Jellyfish X-ray?
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 5, 2008
date posted category: Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)
date posted location: Australia
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A close focus wide angle shot of clownfish.  Taken with a... by Cal Mero
A close focus wide angle shot of clownfish. Taken with a tokina 10-17mm , nikon d80 and 2 x ds 51 strobes.
4 Votes
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What's going on down there?   A large Rankin Cod giving m... by Ross Gudgeon
What's going on down there? A large Rankin Cod giving me the evil eye. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 50D & Canon 100 macro
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 12, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Leather jacket, Swansea bridge, Australia. by Julian O'mara
Leather jacket, Swansea bridge, Australia.
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 9, 2008
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Shot at Bondi Beach,  Sydney, AUS.  Canon A630 Internal f... by Stephen Holinski
Shot at Bondi Beach, Sydney, AUS. Canon A630 Internal flash.
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 4, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Australia
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Anemone Abstract. Canon A630, internal flash. by Stephen Holinski
Anemone Abstract. Canon A630, internal flash.
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 23, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Australia
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Lovely nudi. Taken with olympus mju770 with pt 035 housin... by Kristen Hardy
Lovely nudi. Taken with olympus mju770 with pt 035 housing and sealife strobe.
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 10, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Whaleshark....Ningaloo Reef by Stephen Holinski
Whaleshark....Ningaloo Reef
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 6, 2008
date posted category: Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)
date posted location: Australia
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Beach in Western Australia made entirely from Shells.  Wi... by Stephen Holinski
Beach in Western Australia made entirely from Shells. Will post another pic showing the shells and water!
8 Votes
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