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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From United States (5)

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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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Follow Me by Lucie Drlikova
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13 Votes
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date posted category: Fashion
date posted location: United States
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B & W Moon Jelly in Key Largo by Lindsey Mobley
B & W Moon Jelly in Key Largo
11 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Atlantic United States
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"The only people who see the whole picture,' he murmured, 'are the ones who step out of the frame."
— Salman Rushdie
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26 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Fashion
date posted location: United States
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Yellow Blenny. Taken in Key Largo on Permit Ledges. by Lindsey Mobley
Yellow Blenny. Taken in Key Largo on Permit Ledges.
8 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Atlantic United States
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Breaking Wave along the Grand Strand, South Carolina by David Gilchrist
Breaking Wave along the Grand Strand, South Carolina
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High Dive Entry - like an meteor
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15 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 30, 2014
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: United States
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I'm scared of heights, so I could never blast off of the high dive like these skilled kids. I've enjoyed divers from the surface before, but MAN from underwater it is incredible to watch!!! Exploding in the water/almost hitting bottom instantly!
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 27, 2014
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: United States
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Just before the freeze. These minnows huddle at the inlet, the next morning ice covered the pool.
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 25, 2014
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Landlocked Seas/Lakes United States
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Only way to fly! Beautiful Butterfly Stroke
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 25, 2014
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: United States
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"Surf and Turf" Seaside, Oregon by Alison Ranheim
"Surf and Turf" Seaside, Oregon
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 25, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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"The beauty of a woman is not in a facial mole,but true beauty in a Woman is reflected in her soul. It is the caring that she lovingly gives, the passion that she knows."
— Audrey Hepburn
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 24, 2014
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: United States
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A competitve diver enters the water at around 40 miles per hour. It seems MUCH faster when you are Directly beneath the explosive entrance!! smile
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 19, 2014
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: United States
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Puget Sound, Washington by Alison Ranheim
Puget Sound, Washington
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 19, 2014
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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High school diver entering the water at a very high rate of speed!! Timing is crucial 😀
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13 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 18, 2014
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: United States
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I'm at Wesley Woods lake cooling off with my camp kids when a curious minnow, likely a bream, heads for my leg to investigate.
Pelagic octopus, free swimming at night off Kona, Hawaii
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Beautiful subject and very well taken
44 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 17, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Lemon Shark Juipter Florida by Joanne Fraser
Lemon Shark Juipter Florida
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 17, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Atlantic (North American coastal) United States
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Ice over. Cover of Aquaculture magazine
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 17, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Landlocked Seas/Lakes United States
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Elite Swim Team member streamlining near surface
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10 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 17, 2014
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: United States
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Mermaid Senior Pictures
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 17, 2014
date posted category: Fashion
date posted location: United States
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Cruella DeVille brain coral. Taken in Key Largo. by Lindsey Mobley
Cruella DeVille brain coral. Taken in Key Largo.
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 17, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Atlantic United States
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Elite College Swimmer performing butterfly
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 15, 2014
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: United States
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Swimmers streamlining like dolphins
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22 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, November 14, 2014
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: United States
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The Finding Of Inner Peace by Lucie Drlikova
The Finding Of Inner Peace
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Very artistic. So happy to see UW photography of this level in the fashion cat.
30 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, November 14, 2014
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Diver from a high dive entering the water in a way to minimize the explosion of water at the surface.
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 13, 2014
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: United States
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Moon Jelly, shot with a simple point and shoot by Lindsey Mobley
Moon Jelly, shot with a simple point and shoot
2 Votes
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Puget Sound, WA by Alison Ranheim
Puget Sound, WA
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 11, 2014
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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