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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Mediterranean Sea (71)

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Flatworm in
By Rico Besserdich
posted Friday, November 4, 2011
90 votes

Squid. 
Settings : F16, 1/160 sc. , ISO 100, 1 x Ikelite Ds125 strobe in TTL mode ( center spot measuring ) , 60mm EF-S makro lens on Canon 40D.
By Rico Besserdich
posted Saturday, May 28, 2011
87 votes

While I tried to capture a shot of these juvenile squids near to the diving platform, a curious guest is watching me and wonders what the heck I am doing there ;-) The lights on top are reflections of my strobe lights on water surface.
By Rico Besserdich
posted Wednesday, October 19, 2011
80 votes

Dakota C-47. That was a bit
By Rico Besserdich
posted Wednesday, November 9, 2011
77 votes

serranus cambrilla
canon 5d + sigma 105mm macro + inon z 240 type 4
By Moutafis Nikos
posted Friday, November 13, 2009
76 votes

...in flames
By Claudia Weber-Gebert
posted Monday, October 8, 2012
75 votes

Taken in Portofino in November at around 30m, using a Canon A20 with built in flash.
By Darren Baldwin
posted Monday, December 18, 2006
74 votes

just for fun ;-)
By Rico Besserdich
posted Monday, October 10, 2011
73 votes

Man at work.....
By Babula Mikulova
posted Tuesday, April 10, 2012
72 votes

Patrol Boat 119 - I took this shot 13 minutes after this new shipwreck touched oceans ground. Lots of dirt & dust clouds....the ship's stern was totally covered by a sand cloud that time. Ambient light shot, converted to B/W.
By Rico Besserdich
posted Tuesday, June 28, 2011
71 votes
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Fireworm (Hermodices carunculata) is very dangerous by Alberto Romeo
Fireworm (Hermodices carunculata) is very dangerous
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 19, 2009
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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Common octopus, Octopus vulgaris. Saint-Florent Bay, Corsica. Canon G10 & Inon D2000.
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 19, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea France
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Le père Noël de la méditerranée
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, December 18, 2009
date posted category: Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Spain
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A scorpionfish shotted with "moved effect" no PS. by Alberto Romeo
A scorpionfish shotted with "moved effect" no PS.
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 17, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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Snorkeling near the old wreck in Tunisia, Bizert. by Alberto Romeo
Snorkeling near the old wreck in Tunisia, Bizert.
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Yellow anemone, Parazoanthus axinellae. Calanques de Cassis. Canon G10, 2XUCL165 & Inon D2000
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 16, 2009
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea France
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We had a lot of fun when we made this picture at a depth ... by John De Jong
We had a lot of fun when we made this picture at a depth of about 5-7 meter in Calella de Pallafruguel, Costa Brava.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 15, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Spain
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Cratena peregrina
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 15, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea France
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My wife Bea. Calanques de Cassis. Canon G10.
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date posted posted: Monday, December 14, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea France
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A curious pipefishe (syngnathus)
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date posted posted: Monday, December 14, 2009
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Spain
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crevette shootée dans une grotte de Gozo
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date posted posted: Monday, December 7, 2009
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Malta
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From Bodrum/Turkiye. Taken with Nikon D80, 60mm macro len... by Alp Baranok
From Bodrum/Turkiye. Taken with Nikon D80, 60mm macro lens, YS-110 strobe.
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date posted posted: Monday, December 7, 2009
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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Elysia taken near Bogzak, Turkey in the Mersin District. by Carol Cox
Elysia taken near Bogzak, Turkey in the Mersin District.
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 6, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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Oops, I shot myself!  Sometimes it's a little tricky exit... by Carol Cox
Oops, I shot myself! Sometimes it's a little tricky exiting during a night dive, especially when your own strobe is flashing in your eyes. Taken in the Cicilian Sea, at White Cliffs, near Kiz Kalesi, Turkey.
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 5, 2009
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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Our buddy Cyrille at deco. Saint-Florent Bay, Corsica. Canon G10.
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 5, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea France
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Transport fragile...
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 3, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Spain
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Blenny, Parablennius gattorugine. Calanques de Cassis. Canon G10 & Inon D2000.
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 2, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea France
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Little blue friend by Borja Muñoz
Little blue friend
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 2, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Spain
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Antennae Dragon fish
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 1, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea United Arab Emirates
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Colourful wall. Calanques de Cassis. Canon G10 & Inon D2000.
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 29, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea France
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Ray of Light by Cem Gazivekili
Ray of Light
Runner Up - worthy of note but not a medal winner - an equal 4th place if you like! Runner Up 2009

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Nice 'diver in cave mouth shot'
36 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 29, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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A little Goby in "l'Etang de Thau" in the south of France... Que du bonheur... :O)...
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 26, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea France
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From Kemer/Antalya. Taken with Nikon D80, Nikon 60mm lens... by Alp Baranok
From Kemer/Antalya. Taken with Nikon D80, Nikon 60mm lens, Sea&Sea YS-110-YS110a
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 26, 2009
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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Blenny, Parablennius gattorugine. Calanques de Cassis. Canon G10 & Inon D2000.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 25, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea France
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Flabellina pedata from the Costa Brava, in Spain. by John De Jong
Flabellina pedata from the Costa Brava, in Spain.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 25, 2009
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A diver on the wreck of the Rozi by Marcus Grant
A diver on the wreck of the Rozi
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 25, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Malta
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Yellow sponge (Axinella polypoides) on the wall. Calanques de Cassis. Canon G10.
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 25, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
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