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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Pacific (8)

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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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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!
12 Votes
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Blenny in circle, Galapagos Ecuador
11 Votes
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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
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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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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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 22, 2015
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Pacific United States
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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
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Cocos Islands
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young humpback whale jumping in the ocean
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 20, 2015
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific Colombia
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Harlequins
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date posted posted: Friday, December 18, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Kite surfing the sandbar.
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date posted posted: Friday, December 18, 2015
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Ancient Hawaiians believed that their ancestors came back to protect them as ‘Aumakua’. Usually animals, such as a sharks or owls; aumakua have magical powers and an ability to connect human beings and the natural world. (Natural encounter)
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 17, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific United States
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A masterclass in surf photography
— Canon 1Dx, Canon EF 2.8 70-200 @70mm, f6.3, 1/250s, ISO400
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 17, 2015
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Cormoran Hunting, Punta Vicente Roca Galapagos
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 16, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Trying to figure out which way is up! by Chris Miskavitch
Trying to figure out which way is up!
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 15, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific Fiji
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inspired photographer, Wolf Island Galapagos
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 15, 2015
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date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Safety in the Spines. This tiny juvenile garibaldi is a c... by Douglas Klug
Safety in the Spines. This tiny juvenile garibaldi is a colorful, cold-water damselfish that will someday grow into one of the largest damselfish species found anywhere.
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 13, 2015
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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"Follow the Leader"
A big school of Jacks dancing out in the blue.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 9, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Cocos Islands
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"Marble Crusiing"
A Marbled Ray inside the arch at Dos Amigos Grande.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 9, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific Cocos Islands
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"Schools Out"
It was simply amazing to be greeted with such ample fish life all of the dives in Cocos Island, Costa Rica.
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date posted posted: Monday, December 7, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Cocos Islands
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"The Armada"
A big school of Hammerheads passes underneath me while on a my safety stop.
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date posted posted: Monday, December 7, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Cocos Islands
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denise
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 5, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Ribbon Eel, coming out to say hello. by Chris Miskavitch
Ribbon Eel, coming out to say hello.
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date posted posted: Friday, December 4, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific Fiji
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