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

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

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

Tu prenais du plaisir
A faire des ronds dans l'eau... ;=)
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
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Somehow I can't stop thinkig of the 70"s when I see this photo. The shrimp is certainly rocking his wig!
Fluorescent hermit crab
9 Votes
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A tiny ( < 1 inch) mosshead warbonnet hiding in an empty barnacle husk. Howe Sound, BC, Canada.
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Red tubeworms are typically very skittish, but this one allowed me to get close enough for one super-macro shot before disappearing into its protective tube. Howe Sound, BC, Canada.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 6, 2018
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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Turtles Mating, Puerto Vallarta México
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12 Votes
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One of many Herring caught in a tidal pool after spawning. by Marc Damant
One of many Herring caught in a tidal pool after spawning.
9 Votes
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Trombollito robusto by Alvaro Sepulveda Tolosa
Trombollito robusto
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 4, 2018
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Chile
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At Avalon Dive Park, Catalina Island, California
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Kelp at Avalon Dive Park, Catalina Island, California by Michael Fabos
Kelp at Avalon Dive Park, Catalina Island, California
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A mako shark with its copper tone by Romain Barats
A mako shark with its copper tone
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, March 1, 2018
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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One of my first memories of swimming was having to stick ... by Marc Damant
One of my first memories of swimming was having to stick my head underwater and blow bubbles. I think that this Sea Lion was trying to show me how to do it! Canon T2I with Tokina 10-17mm and twin Sea and Sea DS1's.
6 Votes
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at Avalon Dive Park, Catalina Island, California by Michael Fabos
at Avalon Dive Park, Catalina Island, California
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Sunny kelp top at Avalon Dive Park, Catalina Island, Cali... by Michael Fabos
Sunny kelp top at Avalon Dive Park, Catalina Island, California
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Porcelain Crab Filter Feeding by Vasco Baselli
Porcelain Crab Filter Feeding
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Hanging out under the boat with some frisky Sea Lions! by Marc Damant
Hanging out under the boat with some frisky Sea Lions!
3 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 25, 2018
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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Frosted Nudibranch on black. The peach colour is from the... by Marc Damant
Frosted Nudibranch on black. The peach colour is from the food it had been eating.
10 Votes
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Dafne and Mantaray, Isla Socorro México
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 22, 2018
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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A mako shark (over/under)
4 Votes
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Arborek, Raja Ampat.
15 Votes
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Peruvian Giant Blenny - Scartichthys gigas by Vasco Baselli
Peruvian Giant Blenny - Scartichthys gigas
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 18, 2018
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Peru
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Bobo patas Azules, Isla Isabel Mexico
16 Votes
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Dolphins in the Blue, Roca Partida México
10 Votes
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Mantaray and sun Rays, Isla Socorro Mexico
14 Votes
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The eye of a legend.
mako shark
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 14, 2018
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Phyllodesmium longicirrum, Pulau pef hosereef, Raja Ampat.
15 Votes
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Mantas and the Sun Rays, Isla Socorro México
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