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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Pacific (8)

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A faire des ronds dans l'eau... ;=)
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
118 votes

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

Big Galapagos shark, taken at Wolf island, Galapagos.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, November 14, 2016
114 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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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Pacific

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Seahorse close up, Acapulco México
19 Votes
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Blenny in black, Acapulco México
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34 Votes
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The clear cold waters just off Vancouver Island hold many... by Marc Damant
The clear cold waters just off Vancouver Island hold many a wonder and playground for all divers. This dive the Sun shone above while the Sea Lions frolicked below with us!
11 Votes
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a ghost behind the wreck
6 Votes
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Sea Fans by Stuart Ganz
Sea Fans
13 Votes
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Mother and Son, Acapulco Mexico
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Over Under of Whale Shark
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17 Votes
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Clear winter waters and the sun above a mooring rope full... by Marc Damant
Clear winter waters and the sun above a mooring rope full of delicate anenomes.
10 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
14 Votes
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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.
23 Votes
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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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25 Votes
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Mantaray with Jacks, San Benedicto México
24 Votes
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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.
17 Votes
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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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16 Votes
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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
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Two male Coho Salmon make their way upstream for one of the last spawns of the season
9 Votes
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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
20 Votes
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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
18 Votes
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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
Runner Up Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!

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Impressive portrait with a great angle and perfect lighting
16 Votes
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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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