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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

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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Grumpy
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 5, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Whilst diving in the Socorro islands we came across a family of majestic Humpbacks at Roca Partida in the Socorro islands. These gentle giants stole my heart!
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Dancer in the blue! A small fried egg jelly in the shallo... by Marc Damant
Dancer in the blue! A small fried egg jelly in the shallows swims thru the clear summer shallows!
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 5, 2015
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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Swimming in the blue with whale sharks
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 3, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Red Lumpsucker

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Excellent POV! Good lighting showing the interesting texture on this Lumpsucker.
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 29, 2015
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Wish upon a star ..
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 29, 2015
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Philippines
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Electrified poison ... stonefish in Komodo
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 27, 2015
date posted category: Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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How flamboyant can you go .... ?
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 27, 2015
date posted category: Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)
date posted location: Pacific Philippines
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Spiny Pacific Lumpsucker
Puget Sound, WA, U.S.A. by Tom Radio
Spiny Pacific Lumpsucker
Puget Sound, WA, U.S.A.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 27, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Under the jetty
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date posted posted: Monday, January 26, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Tiger shrimp
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 25, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Rose Anemone
Salt Creek, WA, U.S.A. by Tom Radio
Rose Anemone
Salt Creek, WA, U.S.A.
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date posted posted: Friday, January 23, 2015
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Armina californica
Puget Sound, WA, U.S.A. by Tom Radio
Armina californica
Puget Sound, WA, U.S.A.
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date posted posted: Friday, January 23, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Angels Among Us by Alison Ranheim
Angels Among Us
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date posted posted: Friday, January 23, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Diver with Star, Acapulco Mexico
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 22, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Flamboyant cuttlefish on a night dive in the Philippines
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 21, 2015
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Philippines
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Bad hair day - decorator crab in the Philippines
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 21, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Philippines
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Colors pallet for this pencil urchin.
Galapagos.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 21, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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School of Surgeons, Acapulco Mexico
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 20, 2015
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Puffer...Galapagos
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 20, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Napoleon wrasse (Cheilinus undulatus), Blue Corner, Palau by Reinhard Arndt
Napoleon wrasse (Cheilinus undulatus), Blue Corner, Palau
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 20, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Palau
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Good Hair Day!
Chirolophis nugator, Mosshead Warbonnet
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Perfect composition and exposure! I love the sharp focus on his "hair" :)
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, January 19, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Arborek, Raja-Ampat Inseln, West-Papua, Indonesien by Manfred Bail
Arborek, Raja-Ampat Inseln, West-Papua, Indonesien
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date posted posted: Monday, January 19, 2015
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Hurry up .. a storm is coming
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Eagle Ray close up
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date posted posted: Friday, January 16, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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San Diego has a very small, roughly 60, population of Eas... by Ralph Pace
San Diego has a very small, roughly 60, population of Eastern Pacific green turtles, also known as Black turtles. There reason for calling San Diego home is a bit of a mystery but many believe they are escapees from a cannery for turtle meat that use
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Beautiful colors on this image...
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 14, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Golden Morey, Isla Cosos Costa Rica
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