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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Pacific

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Entries to the annual contest close 31st December 2017

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Tu prenais du plaisir
A faire des ronds dans l'eau... ;=)
By Bonduel Tanguy
posted Friday, December 2, 2011
137 votes

Giant pacific manta came in for a close up. Taken at Socorro Islands.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, December 12, 2016
135 votes

Close encounter with a giant pacific Manta Ray, taken at the Socorro Islands, Mexico.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, November 7, 2016
130 votes

Big Galapagos shark, taken at Wolf island, Galapagos.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, November 14, 2016
129 votes

Spanish Shawl Nudibranch at Point Dume, Malibu.
By Sevag Mehterian
posted Tuesday, December 20, 2011
114 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
93 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

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
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Pacific

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Tomato Anemonefish (Amphiprion frenatus)
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Harlequin shrimp are always a lucky find. Being one of th... by Rita Ganz
Harlequin shrimp are always a lucky find. Being one of the most coveted shrimp among fish collectors, we see them less and less. Although beautiful, these shrimp can be deadly to starfish, moving into action as soon as they smell their prey.
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The silkies surrounded our boat between dives, with the s... by Anne Hedlund
The silkies surrounded our boat between dives, with the sun beautifully playing on their skin.
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"Manta Cleaning Station" part of my Underwater Surrealism body of work. This image is playing off cleaning stations, placing the scene in a car wash. The Orange Clarion Angelfish clean the mantas in Socorro.
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Nudi laying eggs by Mario Robillard
Nudi laying eggs
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New generation is coming by Mario Robillard
New generation is coming
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The remarkable relationship between the fishermen and whale sharks in remote west papua
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Red in Blue by Morgan Ashton
Red in Blue
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Underwater after day by Macro Wu
Underwater after day
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Clown Nudibranch Art by Mario Robillard
Clown Nudibranch Art
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Another point of view by Mario Robillard
Another point of view
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Many-host goby (Pleurosicya mossambica) with eggs,housereef Raja4divers, Raja Ampat.
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And life goes on by Mario Robillard
And life goes on
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Red Rock Crab nestled on a piling at Dickman Mill Park, Puget Sound.
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Scooby, Arturo and Mantarray, Roca Oneil Isla Socorro México
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Turtle Town by Morgan Ashton
Turtle Town
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Face to Face by Morgan Ashton
Face to Face
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Friendly face by Raoul Caprez
Friendly face
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Hunary ,Collective meal! by Macro Wu
Hunary ,Collective meal!
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Frosted Nudi. by Marc Damant
Frosted Nudi.
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Center of the underwater universe by Mario Robillard
Center of the underwater universe
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Puget Sounds' Giant Plumose Anemones
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Black Rock, Maui by Alison Ranheim
Black Rock, Maui
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Mother and soon, Acapulco México
16 Votes
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shot@chiba Japan
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Mantaray and Sun, Socorro Island México
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Clown Nudibranch by Mario Robillard
Clown Nudibranch
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