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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Pacific (2)

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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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Cocos Surprise ... I was hiding behind a rock near a cleaning station. No opportunity to provide a test shot, I had to wait until the very last minute to take this one shot
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Costa Rica
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Tiny Frogfish
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So cute
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Sometimes underwater is like being in an alien world. Particularly given the sense of weightlessness that occurs. The strange Nautilus looked to me the very likeness of an alien ..
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Interaction between fishermen and whale sharks in Papua, Indonesia
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school of Fish - Galapagos
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
view portfolio more shots by Chris Miskavitch
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Black eyes in the white
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Philippines
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cuttlefish in mangroves
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Baby Baldi by Matthew Fischbach
Baby Baldi
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date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Look at me :-)
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Nudibranch in green, Acapulco Mexico
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
view portfolio more shots by Alejandro Topete
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Spotted this guy at the Marine Room, just north of La Jol... by Adam Grose
Spotted this guy at the Marine Room, just north of La Jolla Cove in San Diego, CA.
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Anemone in a tidepool. La Jolla, CA by Adam Grose
Anemone in a tidepool. La Jolla, CA
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date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
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A translucent Sculpin I found near the shore. 

Hood Ca... by Matt Jensen
A translucent Sculpin I found near the shore.
Hood Canal, Salish Sea, Washington
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Rockfish in Monterey
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 30, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific United States
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And another one from the Garibaldi, La Jolla Cove, San Diego
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 30, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Lenguado close up, Isla del Coco
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date posted posted: Monday, September 29, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Costa Rica
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Close encounter
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date posted posted: Monday, September 29, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Garibaldi in the late afternoon, La Jolla Cove, San Diego
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 28, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Raccoon Butterfly fish- I think they are sleeping. by Alison Ranheim
Raccoon Butterfly fish- I think they are sleeping.
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 27, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Yellow makeup
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 27, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Anemone by Matthew Fischbach
Anemone
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16 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 25, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Shrimp and its shadow at work on a butterfly fish
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 24, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Panama
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Great time ! (Penguins + Sea lion)
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date posted posted: Monday, September 22, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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"Feeding" behavior near the cage - Isla Guadalupe
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 21, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Tactical approach
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Captured just at the right moment, well done!
26 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 21, 2014
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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"Rhapsody in blue"
Manta's in Kona
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, September 19, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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