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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Pacific (3)

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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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This was photographed off of Catalina island in the Pacif... by Rudi Halbright
This was photographed off of Catalina island in the Pacific Ocean near Los Angeles. The only retouching was to remove backscatter.
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Tenellia sp.
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date posted posted: Monday, February 27, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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A Smoothhead Sculpin (Artedius lateralis) rests amongst some kelp in Victoria, BC
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Hawaiian Squid by Stuart Ganz
Hawaiian Squid
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The subject fights back
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The very rare, Psychedelic Frogfish (Histiophryne Psychedelica,) was discovered in 2008 and is only found in Ambon, Indonesia. This is a juvenile.
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 23, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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normally this mimic nudi would not up his head, but there is little bit current in this dive. so i take this shot.
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Mantaray with Jacks, San Benedicto México
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Painted Anemone in Puget Sound by John Di Croce
Painted Anemone in Puget Sound
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Whip Coral Dazzle.
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date posted posted: Monday, February 13, 2017
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Disco Diva
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Super pragnant by Uwe Schmolke
Super pragnant
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 9, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
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Two male Coho Salmon make their way upstream for one of the last spawns of the season
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 9, 2017
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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Grumpy
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Adrian and the whaleshark
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Romantic moment between crabs by John Di Croce
Romantic moment between crabs
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Kelp crab in Puget Sound by John Di Croce
Kelp crab in Puget Sound
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Hukurila Cave. Ambon, Indonesia
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 7, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Spearing Mantis Shrimp in the spotlight
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Impressive portrait with a great angle and perfect lighting
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date posted posted: Monday, February 6, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Under the bagan
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 5, 2017
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Mobula ray
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Although I had already graduated, I joined the underwater... by Tiffanie Pucillo
Although I had already graduated, I joined the underwater class for one last dive in the Channel Islands off the coast of California. I spent a bit of time snorkeling the shallow areas & shooting with the natural sun light streaming through the water
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A soft coral garden in Raja Ampat, Indonesia
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A porcelain crab in a soft coral garden in Indonesia
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Mantaray with friends, Boiler San benedicto México
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Group of Grunts by Alison Ranheim
Group of Grunts
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Hawaiian Unicorns by Alison Ranheim
Hawaiian Unicorns
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