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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Banda Sea (8)

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SPOTFIN FROGFISH (to 3cm)
Olympus C-7070
By Milla Chang
posted Saturday, February 21, 2009
93 votes

grouper
By Volker Katzung
posted Saturday, April 19, 2008
81 votes

Turtle.
By Dray Van Beeck
posted Monday, February 11, 2008
74 votes

Cuttlefish
By Volker Katzung
posted Sunday, April 20, 2008
73 votes

Big fat pregnant man in Wakatobi. Nikon D80, 105mm macro + wet diopter.
By Dray Van Beeck
posted Friday, February 8, 2008
71 votes

clownfish in Indonesia.
By Dray Van Beeck
posted Thursday, March 6, 2008
71 votes

D300
By Larry Polster
posted Monday, March 16, 2009
68 votes

Phyllodesmium longicirra. East of Dili, East Timor.
By Doug Anderson
posted Wednesday, June 10, 2009
68 votes

Juvenile batfish. Very shy fish.
By Dray Van Beeck
posted Friday, February 15, 2008
65 votes

White Ribbon Moray
By Volker Katzung
posted Wednesday, June 25, 2008
64 votes
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Catfish & evasion tactics in Raja Ampat
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 11, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Unicorn fish
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, January 10, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Banda Sea Palau
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On eye level with a young crocodilefish
37 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 9, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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anemone shrimp
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29 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 5, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Dwarf hawkfish, resting. Looks like a scene on a tropical island to me.
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21 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 29, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Big cave, coral, gorgonian, bubbles, light and divers....a magic underwater world.
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, December 23, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Banda Sea Palau
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"I'm green, you can't see me...!" - a little sepia try to get green colour for camouflage
30 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 17, 2013
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Barracuda on cleaning station
27 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, December 16, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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a provoking look from behind a coral
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, December 9, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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'Hanging on'
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 8, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Close encounter with a very curious Batfish
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 8, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Favorite sight
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 8, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Wonderpus
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Very unique subject with black background and crisp sharp focus, well done!
27 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 1, 2013
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Like a Wall in the current - a school of sweetlips in Raja Ampat
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47 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 26, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Magnificent partner shrimp in her home
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34 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 17, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Partners in Crime- Scorpion fish next to a Mauray-Eel,
Banda Island, North Sulawesi, Indonesia.
CANON EOS 5D MKII , CANON EF100mm Macrolens,Saecam housing and strobe
Runner Up - worthy of note but not a medal winner - an equal 4th place if you like! Runner Up 2013

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Nice composition framing these 2 together. Well taken.
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 16, 2013
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Gorgonian and squirrelfish in Palau. Nikon D70, 10mm, Aquatica Housing. Seacam strobe.
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14 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, November 15, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Banda Sea Palau
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Anemone and clownfish in Palau, Nikon D70, 10,5mm. Aquatica housing.2 Inon Strobes.
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13 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, November 15, 2013
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Clownfish and anemone. Nikon D70, 60mm Macro. Aquatica Housing, 1 Seacam Strobe and 1 Inon slave.
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 14, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Banda Sea Palau
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Portrait of a Hawkfish
24 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 13, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Wobbegong Shark
27 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 10, 2013
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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a rarely very close encounter with a bumphead parrotfish
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 9, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
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A nice Smiley :-) - Blenny Portrait
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 7, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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"Oceans Eleven" - close encounter with a barracuda school
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33 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 2, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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face to face with a small crocodilefish
35 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 27, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Squid
25 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, October 25, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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One more Couple, but this time with shrimp!
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, October 25, 2013
date posted category: Macro - swimming
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