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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Maldives

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For the remoras this big manta was a nice place to take a ride to somewhere else.
By Esteban Toré
posted Wednesday, January 14, 2009
89 votes


By Tobias Friedrich
posted Wednesday, December 14, 2011
79 votes

Napoleon Fish and scubagirl
By Alberto D'este
posted Friday, April 18, 2008
75 votes

Orange cup coral. Canon 40D, SIGMA 50mm MACRO
By Alexander Nikolaev
posted Monday, October 6, 2008
70 votes

All aboard the Manta Train!!   Olympus SP350, Inon fisheye lens, natural light. Baa Atoll, Maldives.
By Christian Loader
posted Wednesday, August 20, 2008
62 votes


By Aleksandr Marinicev
posted Monday, February 15, 2010
61 votes

juvanile Clarks Anenomefish Nikon D200 60mm Dega Thila Ari Atoll
By Nigel Wade
posted Sunday, August 3, 2008
59 votes

A fish (Forcipiger flavissimus) is helping me to keep my wife in the center of my heart.
By Raoul Caprez
posted Monday, August 25, 2008
56 votes

Mobula's
By Pieter Roos
posted Wednesday, August 11, 2010
56 votes

long nose hawk fish
By Pieter Roos
posted Saturday, August 14, 2010
56 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Maldives

2858 Entries Found: Page 1  of  106
Seascape
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Watching this school of neon fusiliers being hunted by bluefin jack and dogtooth tunas was like watching NatGeo on TV, just better. To catch the movement I used a long shutter speed of 1/10th sec
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Two Mantas
11 Votes
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Chill out! There was so much action going on around this lazy green turtle: squadrons of bluefin jack attacking the carpet of glass fish , tunas looking for an easy meal, anthias buzzing.
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More then friendly turtle. It already knew rule number one in underwater photography: get close!
6 Votes
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Lions
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Fusilier cloud...at the moment the sea is very productive on our side of the atoll. phytoplankton-zooplankton-small fish-big fish.its cool to watch some hunting scenes and small bait balls.
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, June 27, 2019
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Massive school of snapper up close
5 Votes
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Let me scratch your port...
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10 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 26, 2019
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Not too shy octopus
11 Votes
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All In a Line
9 Votes
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Photo shot taken at sunset with nurse shark. Double exposure for a particular composition
10 Votes
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Nurse sharks at sunset, they approach the reef in search of some waste fish thrown by fishermen. This is the right time to approach them by taking some special photographs
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Nurse sharks at sunset, they approach the reef in search of some waste fish thrown by fishermen. This is the right time to approach them by taking some special photographs
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Nurse shark , the face .
Nikon D800E , 16mm fish eye
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Nurse Shark close up in the Maldives.
6 Votes
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Black-footed Anemonefish in the Maldives.
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, May 17, 2019
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Arabian Sea Maldives
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Manta interaction
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 16, 2019
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Using motion blur to create abstract images.
6 Votes
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Bignose Unicornfish in the Maldives
5 Votes
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Lionfish Sunburst
8 Votes
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This green turtle found a very comfortable black coral bush.
12 Votes
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Alimatha island . The pier
Nurse Shark
Nikon D800E , 16mm , two strobo
7 Votes
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Anemones don't sting..... see!
I can't ever get enough of trying to capture fun images of anemone fish as they playfully and shyly play peak-a-boo with me.
11 Votes
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Zebra and leopard pattern in an oriental sweetlip
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, May 12, 2019
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Motion blur technique with schooling Bannerfish in the Maldives.
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Yellowmargin Triggerfish in the Maldives.
7 Votes
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