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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From United States (2)

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

Barracuda on French Reef at Key Largo National Marine Sanctuary
By Steven Daniel
posted Sunday, June 29, 2008
90 votes

Rock Beauty shot on Wreck of the Benwood in Key Largo Marine Sanctuary
By Steven Daniel
posted Tuesday, July 1, 2008
88 votes

Stop Light Parrot Fish shot on the wreck of the Benwood Key Largo Fl In the National Marine Sanctuary
By Steven Daniel
posted Thursday, July 3, 2008
84 votes

Green Sea Turtle, South Kohala Coast, Hawaii - 2007 AUG 06
By Gus Saldana
posted Wednesday, December 5, 2007
82 votes

Scrawled Filefish French Reef in The Florida Keys Marine Sancuary off Key Largo
By Steven Daniel
posted Wednesday, July 2, 2008
80 votes

Turtle beach on Oahu. Taken topside after a snorkeling trip.
By Gary Ramey
posted Saturday, December 2, 2006
80 votes

This picture was taken in the Florida Keys using an Olympus C-750 Ultra Zoom. No flash was needed.
By Amanda Weinkauf
posted Monday, December 11, 2006
79 votes

Calf manatee @ Crystal River, Florida.
By Steve Kuo
posted Friday, December 29, 2006
78 votes

This beautiful Green Moray swam freely along side me in Utila, at one point poking the dome port with his nose...taken with Olympus EXZ500 in a Ikelite housing with a DS 125 Strobe.
By Holly Heffner
posted Wednesday, July 26, 2006
75 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From United States

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Arrow Crab Blue Heron Bridge
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Blue Lobsters are a rare sight....But times you can find ... by Chris Miskavitch
Blue Lobsters are a rare sight....But times you can find those who seem to at least have the blue coloring....This fellow looks like he wanted to be blue but never made it all the way.
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8 Votes
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Kahaluu Beach Park by Alison Ranheim
Kahaluu Beach Park
7 Votes
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Humuhumunukunukuapua'a by Alison Ranheim
Humuhumunukunukuapua'a
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Night Dive off the coast of New England...Divers shine th... by Chris Miskavitch
Night Dive off the coast of New England...Divers shine their lights into the darkness and if you are still and have patience new friends often come to check you out.
14 Votes
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Angelfish, Hawaii by Alison Ranheim
Angelfish, Hawaii
10 Votes
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Saddle Wrasse, Hawaii by Alison Ranheim
Saddle Wrasse, Hawaii
7 Votes
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Trumpet fish
26 Votes
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Juv. Pufferfish
21 Votes
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Reef sharks at Tiger Beach, Bahamas by Rick Beldegreen
Reef sharks at Tiger Beach, Bahamas
16 Votes
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Grand Cayman by Alison Ranheim
Grand Cayman
16 Votes
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Bumpy and Thorny
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The pond at dusk....Water flower above and one about to o... by Chris Miskavitch
The pond at dusk....Water flower above and one about to open below.
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The sun here is at 91% Totality during the Eclipse.. not a big difference, but fun to try.
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A very rare shot during the eclipse, loving it
31 Votes
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Don't drink an dive !
14 Votes
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Manti Shrimp at Blue Heron Bridge
19 Votes
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This stone crab looks like its trying to decide if to giv... by Chris Miskavitch
This stone crab looks like its trying to decide if to give up the rocks for this "lost Pot" for a new home. Often Lobster pots are lost to bad weather but ironically become homes to many animals after.
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"My BEST side!!" This gorgeous female sand tiger shark came within a few feet of me then instantly veered off to her right; I think she was making sure I captured her "best" side!
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"Out of the pack" - I really had this image or something very similar to it in my mind during this particular dive with the sand tiger sharks, when I turned my head to see it in actuality!! Lucky me!!
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Wonderful wide angle shot with great lighting and composition
26 Votes
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Juvenile yellow tang by Stuart Ganz
Juvenile yellow tang
12 Votes
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This is a lovely female sand tiger shark inside the biggest bait ball I've ever seen!! The ball was so thick that it was like night inside!! I came face to face with one of these beauties, so was lucky enough to capture this image.
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23 Votes
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"Schools of schools" - this is a beautiful female sand tiger shark and her bait fish entourage approaching the HUGE bait ball.
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22 Votes
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Great Barracuda being cleaned by Cleaning Gobi - Key Larg... by Brian Perry
Great Barracuda being cleaned by Cleaning Gobi - Key Largo, Florida
12 Votes
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Midnight Parrotfish by Brian Perry
Midnight Parrotfish
8 Votes
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Boxcrab , taken at Blue Heron Bridge
17 Votes
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Sad fish face, taken at Blue Heron Bridge
13 Votes
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Longspine Squirrelfish - Key Largo, Florida by Brian Perry
Longspine Squirrelfish - Key Largo, Florida
10 Votes
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