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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

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

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

Big Galapagos shark, taken at Wolf island, Galapagos.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, November 14, 2016
123 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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Silky Sunset
10 Votes
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Big brother by Raoul Caprez
Big brother
8 Votes
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"On the Hunt" by Alison Ranheim
"On the Hunt"
2 Votes
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Baby white tip reef sharks by Nadya Kulagina
Baby white tip reef sharks
4 Votes
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Curious Silky Shark
6 Votes
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"Manta Terrarium" part of my Underwater Surrealism body of work
Runner Up Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!

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Very creative composition, where did you get flying mini mantas and how did you put them in there?
11 Votes
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Silky Shark at nigth, Isla Socorro México
13 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
10 Votes
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Angelfish, Hawaii by Alison Ranheim
Angelfish, Hawaii
10 Votes
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"Show time" by Raoul Caprez
"Show time"
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21 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 27, 2017
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Saddle Wrasse, Hawaii by Alison Ranheim
Saddle Wrasse, Hawaii
7 Votes
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Mantaray close up, Socorro Island México by Alejandro Topete
Mantaray close up, Socorro Island México
15 Votes
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Bull sharks of Beqa Lagoon, Fiji
25 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, August 21, 2017
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Fiji
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Juvenile yellow tang by Stuart Ganz
Juvenile yellow tang
12 Votes
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Mantaray and Sky, Isla Socorro México
15 Votes
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"On the throne" by Natalie Bondarenko
"On the throne"
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21 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 13, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Encircled/ a diver navigates through a school of big eye ... by Jason Sintek
Encircled/ a diver navigates through a school of big eye jacks
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23 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 9, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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A colorful little Hermit Crab. by Marc Damant
A colorful little Hermit Crab.
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 8, 2017
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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Wobbegong shark, double exposure, Raja Ampat.
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20 Votes
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Into the Blue/Giant Manta/ Socorro, Mexico/Canon 5D MarkIII, 16-35mm lens,F8,1/200,ISO200
10 Votes
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"Lunch Time" by Alison Ranheim
"Lunch Time"
7 Votes
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Stubby squid in the Puget Sound by John Di Croce
Stubby squid in the Puget Sound
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 3, 2017
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Puget Sound Anemone by John Di Croce
Puget Sound Anemone
14 Votes
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A group of sea lions off of Vivian Island near Campbell River in British Columbia, Canada.
10 Votes
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School of golden cownose rays by Rasmus Madsen
School of golden cownose rays
15 Votes
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Halgerda batangas, Raja Ampat, Indonesia.
15 Votes
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