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Flatworm in
By Rico Besserdich
posted Friday, November 4, 2011
91 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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Kalmar ( Squid )
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 3, 2010
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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Astroides calycularis.
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 3, 2010
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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Mediterenean reef on a wavy afternoon. CANON 40d with Sigma 10mm, ike housing, magic filters.
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Here I am
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Shrimp ( 3 cm ), nightdive shot. That was a fast moving nervous small buddy, but finally I got him ;-) 60mm makro lens and + 1 dioptren diopter.
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 2, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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girl in red dress is ascending
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 2, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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Rockfish-Portrait
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16 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, October 1, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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"Just Bubbles". CANON 40D with Sigma 10-20mm, magic filters - ambient light only.
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Self timer picture ( yes, it's me ! ). Was fun to manage all in 7 seconds :-))
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 30, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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Anemone at night-dive. CANON 40D, Ike housing, IKE Ds125 strobe, 60mm makro lens.
25 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 30, 2010
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Star-Fish
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 29, 2010
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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"cou-cou"
Blennie shootée aux iles Medes.
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 29, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Spain
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Astroides calycularis.
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 29, 2010
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date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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Don't come closer !!
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 29, 2010
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sea shell close-up
24 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 28, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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"Chain of Fools". CANON 40D, 1/90s, F:13, ISO: 125, 60mm macro lens, + 1 diopter, 2 x sea&sea ys110@. Nightdive shot.
19 Votes
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Spanish Lobster ( night-dive )
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 27, 2010
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Strombus decorus ( sea shell ). CANON 40D, Ike Housing, 2x Sea&Sea YS110@ strobe, 60mm macro
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 27, 2010
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soldier-fish close-up
27 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 26, 2010
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"Watch out ! It's a tough world out there" . Small ( 3 cm ) mussle having a look around. Kas/Antalya (Turkey), shot on 24th of this month.
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 26, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
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This Photo is taken BODRUM by Tevfik Başlı
This Photo is taken BODRUM
35 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 26, 2010
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Chiton olivaceus.
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 25, 2010
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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flounder in widescreen :-)
18 Votes
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Ascending....
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 25, 2010
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Palaemon serratus.
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, September 24, 2010
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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...one delicate gelatinous comb jelly...(Leuchothea multicornis, Ctenophora)
(Compact camera Nikon Coolpix 8400 in Ikelite Housing and two Epoque ES-150 DS Strobes).
16 Votes
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"A new guy in da hood" ;-)
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23 Votes
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