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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Pacific (5)

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By Bonduel Tanguy
posted Friday, December 2, 2011
137 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

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

Red Eye Frog Costa Rica
By Doris Vierkoetter
posted Friday, October 28, 2011
82 votes

Ship wreck off Orchid Island, Taiwan.
By Steve Kuo
posted Thursday, December 28, 2006
81 votes
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Green Turtle in shadow, Darwin Island Galápagos
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 30, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Blue Wrasse, Kahaluu Beach Park, Hawaii by Alison Ranheim
Blue Wrasse, Kahaluu Beach Park, Hawaii
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date posted posted: Friday, January 29, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Butterfly Mountain... Raccoon Butterflyfish
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Glorious capture! Timing is everything here and the color balance / exposure is perfect.
32 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 28, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Electric Unicorn Fish! by Alison Ranheim
Electric Unicorn Fish!
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 27, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
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Frogfish Profile
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 27, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Raccoon Butterfly fish sleeping in cave by Alison Ranheim
Raccoon Butterfly fish sleeping in cave
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date posted posted: Monday, January 25, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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My favorite, the Unicorn Fish! by Alison Ranheim
My favorite, the Unicorn Fish!
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date posted posted: Friday, January 22, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Kahaluu Beach Park, Hawaii by Alison Ranheim
Kahaluu Beach Park, Hawaii
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 21, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Green Sea Turtle in Dappled Light
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 21, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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"Not another photographer" by Stuart Ganz
"Not another photographer"
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 19, 2016
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Sound The Trumpets
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date posted posted: Friday, January 15, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Photo was taken at La Jolla, California. This sea lion fo... by Paul Van Cedar
Photo was taken at La Jolla, California. This sea lion followed us around for the whole dive, grabbing fins and pulling on my dive buddies hoodie. She was a lot of fun.
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 14, 2016
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Pacific United States
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The Sea Tiger by Stuart Ganz
The Sea Tiger
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 13, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Harlequin Shrimp by Brian Mcdaniel
Harlequin Shrimp
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 13, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Hiding in Coral, Galapagos Ecuador
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 12, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Just a little peck on the cheek by Stuart Ganz
Just a little peck on the cheek
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Awesome behaviour shot! Right place, right time - excellent photo!
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Blenny in circle, Galapagos Ecuador
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 9, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Hammerheads, Darwing Island Galapagos
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 7, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Turtles by Stuart Ganz
Turtles
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19 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 6, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Black crab on the shore. Black sand beach, Kona
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date posted posted: Friday, January 1, 2016
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Green Turtle front, Isla Wolf Galápagos
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 30, 2015
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Happiness comes in salty water...
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date posted posted: Monday, December 28, 2015
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Inside the pipe, Hawaii
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 27, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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California Kelp Forest Color. This Spanish Shawl nudibran... by Douglas Klug
California Kelp Forest Color. This Spanish Shawl nudibranch glows out of the darkness. The nudibranch is lit with a snoot using a Canon T4i with 100mm macro and a snooted DS51 strobe.
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 26, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Elf on the Eureka oil rig. by Kirk Wester
Elf on the Eureka oil rig.
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11 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 22, 2015
date posted category: Humorous
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"The Moment"
An overhead fly by of a Hammer Head being cleaned in the Cocos.
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What a beauty! Great capture of this majestic moment!
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 22, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Cocos Islands
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"Snappin"
A huge school of Snapper hanging out in the blue water on a safety stop.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 22, 2015
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