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By Steven Anderson
posted Friday, March 31, 2006
69 votes

Tiger shark swims overhead
By Becky Kagan
posted Monday, March 30, 2009
63 votes

Kissing under the ocean. A couple of porcupine fish caught in the act! Taken in 60ft of water at 100ft distance with digital zoom. No wide angle. Turks & Caicos, at dive site called Eel Garden. Nice!
By Thierry Tremblay
posted Tuesday, February 28, 2006
49 votes

Fin Initiation. Just neat to look at.
By Thierry Tremblay
posted Sunday, March 26, 2006
48 votes

Boynton Inlet, Boynton Beach, Florida
Canon 5d, Canon 16-35 F2.8L
By Ruel Tafalla
posted Tuesday, May 13, 2008
47 votes

Grouper at Little Cayman.  Nikon D200, 10.5 lens
By Tom Meyer
posted Thursday, September 4, 2008
47 votes

The photo of this Chrinoid was taken in the Bahamas and I used my DC200 w/ digital strobes.The orange sponges and soft corals make the subject stand out.The photo was taken in 2003.
By Steven Anderson
posted Friday, March 31, 2006
45 votes

This image of the world famous Emma was taken a week ago while diving at Tiger Beach.
By Steven Anderson
posted Saturday, January 9, 2010
43 votes

Meditation
By Thierry Tremblay
posted Tuesday, February 28, 2006
41 votes

This big creature might have an eye on me! This photo of a Caribbean Reef Shark was taken off Nassau last Saturday. No dive trip to the Bahamas would be complete without seeing sharks.
By Steven Anderson
posted Tuesday, June 24, 2008
40 votes
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Ascension Island Marmalade Razorfish
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 31, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Atlantic (South) Saint Helena
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Found this Basket star at 30m in Hermanus, Western Cape, ... by Leon Van Zijl
Found this Basket star at 30m in Hermanus, Western Cape, South Africa. Just Love them
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votes: 30
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 12, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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A huge school of Yellow goatfish at a Brazilian shipwreck... by Athila Bertoncini
A huge school of Yellow goatfish at a Brazilian shipwreck Taurus.
votes: 13
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 17, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Atlantic (South) Brazil
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Crab blanket by Leon Van Zijl
Crab blanket
votes: 13
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date posted posted: Monday, September 23, 2013
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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I had just replaced this Tulip sea snail on the bottom an... by Marilyn French
I had just replaced this Tulip sea snail on the bottom and it was trying to right itself
votes: 8
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Great whites, Gansbaai, Cape Town by Aaron Gekoski
Great whites, Gansbaai, Cape Town
votes: 12
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 3, 2013
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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Diver in school of fish, Atlantis Reef, Cape Town. by Aaron Gekoski
Diver in school of fish, Atlantis Reef, Cape Town.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, April 2, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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Ascension Island.  A composite image that remains true to... by Paul Colley
Ascension Island. A composite image that remains true to what Ascension looks like, both above and below water.
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Ascension Island Tilefish. by Paul Colley
Ascension Island Tilefish.
votes: 11
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 24, 2013
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Atlantic (South) Saint Helena
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'Coral Grouper': South Atlantic grouper merged into a Red... by Paul Colley
'Coral Grouper': South Atlantic grouper merged into a Red Sea hard coral.
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votes: 16
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Blueshark in the sun.. by Michael Weberberger
Blueshark in the sun..
votes: 18
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 30, 2012
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Atlantic (South) Portugal
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Mr Bud Wreck on a pretty day. by Ximena Olds
Mr Bud Wreck on a pretty day.
votes: 14
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 25, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Atlantic (South) Honduras
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Ascension Island sunset.  2 minute exposure with 10 stop ... by Paul Colley
Ascension Island sunset. 2 minute exposure with 10 stop ND filter.
votes: 15
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Ascension Island juvenile Hogfish; in the transition betw... by Paul Colley
Ascension Island juvenile Hogfish; in the transition between its bright yellow immature phase to the dark red adult.
votes: 12
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 24, 2012
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Atlantic (South) Saint Helena
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Biomass!  Thousands of Black Durgeons accompany a diver o... by Paul Colley
Biomass! Thousands of Black Durgeons accompany a diver off Ascension Island to the North of St Helena.
votes: 12
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date posted posted: Monday, November 19, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Atlantic (South) Saint Helena
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A Marmalade Razor Fish.  Only a few cm long and easily sp... by Paul Colley
A Marmalade Razor Fish. Only a few cm long and easily spooked, at which point it dives head first into sand and rock, vanishing from view in milliseconds.
votes: 22
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 11, 2012
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Atlantic (South) United Kingdom
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Yellowhead Jawfish dancing in front of me. These little g... by Craig Dietrich
Yellowhead Jawfish dancing in front of me. These little guys are very beautiful and I hope I represented them well. Shot with a Canon 7D with a Canon 60mm Lens with a Nauticam Housing that we rent at our shop. 1 YS-D-1 Strobe from Sea & Sea.
votes: 11
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 13, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Atlantic (South) United States
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This is Max! A giant Bahama Grouper. This was taken with ... by Craig Dietrich
This is Max! A giant Bahama Grouper. This was taken with a Canon 7D with a Tokina 10-17 with a Nauticam housing and a 4.33' Nauticam Dome.
votes: 8
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Tiger Shark in the Bahamas. Shot with a Canon 7D with a N... by Craig Dietrich
Tiger Shark in the Bahamas. Shot with a Canon 7D with a Nauticam Housing and 4.33 inch dome with a Tokina 10-17 lens. Two YS-D-1 Strobes from Sea & Sea.
votes: 22
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 5, 2012
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Atlantic (South) Bahamas
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Secretary blenny. Nikon 105 mm and SubSEa 5X diopter.
votes: 18
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 16, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Atlantic (South) Turks and Caicos islands
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Ascension Island Black Durgon Triggerfish with diver near... by Paul Colley
Ascension Island Black Durgon Triggerfish with diver near the China Wreck dive site.
votes: 5
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date posted posted: Monday, August 13, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Atlantic (South) United Kingdom
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Up close with a shark. Very happy with the details in the skin.
votes: 12
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 12, 2012
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Atlantic (South) Turks and Caicos islands
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Tunicates. NIkon 105 mm and SubSea 5X diopter.
votes: 18
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 12, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Atlantic (South) Turks and Caicos islands
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Secretary blenny in sponge. Nice eye lashes! Nikon 105 mm and SubSea 5X diopter.
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votes: 23
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 9, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Atlantic (South) Turks and Caicos islands
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Octopus doing a very good alien impression on a night dive.
votes: 12
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date posted posted: Monday, August 6, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Atlantic (South) Turks and Caicos islands
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Black Durgon Triggerfish under Boatswain Bird Rock off As... by Paul Colley
Black Durgon Triggerfish under Boatswain Bird Rock off Ascension Island in the South Atlantic. Part photoshop manipulated to correct dome splashing and exposure differences.
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Whip coral shrimp. Nikon 105 mm and SubSea 5X diopter.
votes: 16
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 5, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Atlantic (South) Turks and Caicos islands
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