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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Papua New Guinea

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Planet fish
By Giuseppe Piccioli
posted Sunday, September 14, 2008
72 votes

Prop Der Yang, Sony W200 Wreck of the Der Yang in Kavieng from a new angle with Michelle posing beautifully as always.
By Steve Blume
posted Tuesday, October 30, 2007
60 votes

First dive in the morning, boat tied up above the wreck
By Ben Joubert
posted Tuesday, September 20, 2011
56 votes

Pipefish
By Ben Joubert
posted Wednesday, September 21, 2011
53 votes

'CLEAR & PRESENT DANGER' Oceanic Silvertip. New Hanover Island, PNG. Housed Nikon F; 24mm Nikkor lens. Enjoy!
By Rick Tegeler
posted Tuesday, October 24, 2006
52 votes

Cirque de Soleil in PNG. Kids in PNG don't have parks with swings & slides to play on, and the stern rope from the boat provides them hours of entertainment.
By Ben Joubert
posted Wednesday, September 21, 2011
52 votes

'RHINO' Rhinopias. Loloata Island, Port Moresby, PNG. From my 'Fish Portraits from Around the World' series. Housed Nikon F; 55mm auto-micro Nikkor lens. Enjoy!
By Rick Tegeler
posted Monday, September 18, 2006
46 votes

Swirls of fish under the dock
By Larissa Roorda
posted Wednesday, July 4, 2012
44 votes

'RABAUL ZERO' Almost fully intact Zero in Simpson Bay, Rabaul. Natural light at 140' in 'gin clear' water. Little or no coral as no current in the flooded caldera. Had to snorkle out then drop in on it. Housed Nikon F; 24mm Nikkor lens. Enjoy!
By Rick Tegeler
posted Tuesday, October 31, 2006
43 votes

Pleourobranch
By Aleksandr Marinicev
posted Tuesday, March 4, 2008
43 votes
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Shaking that booty
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date posted posted: Sunday, June 8, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Papua New Guinea
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Life From Death by Tony Cherbas
Life From Death
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Teeth
Nikon D80 with Tamron SP AF 17-50mm f/2.8 (A16), focal length 42 mm, Ikelite housing, D125 + Sea&Sea 50 Strobes.
Settings: Aperture f/4.5, Shutter Speed 1/80, ISO 100
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 2, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Bismarck Sea Papua New Guinea
view portfolio more shots by Margriet Tilstra
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Trail of Soft Corals by Tony Cherbas
Trail of Soft Corals
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, January 31, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Bismarck Sea Papua New Guinea
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Kimbe Bay by Tony Cherbas
Kimbe Bay
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19 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, January 31, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Bismarck Sea Papua New Guinea
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In Blue Exploration by Tony Cherbas
In Blue Exploration
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 18, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Bismarck Sea Papua New Guinea
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The Bat Squad. Canon 600D/Tokina 10-17/Nauticam. by Hamid Rad
The Bat Squad. Canon 600D/Tokina 10-17/Nauticam.
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Diving from Lissenung Resort PNG, 10 year old Gabriel fro... by Hunter Smith
Diving from Lissenung Resort PNG, 10 year old Gabriel from Kavieng PNG while spearfishing. He also sings beautifully. More settings than true manipulation.
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Dream Dives In Papua by Tony Cherbas
Dream Dives In Papua
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For the books demonstrating the rule of thirds. Very nice.
29 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 24, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Bismarck Sea Papua New Guinea
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Close up of clown fish eye. Much patience and over an hou... by Hunter Smith
Close up of clown fish eye. Much patience and over an hour in the making. House reef Lissenung PNG.
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, December 23, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Bismarck Sea Papua New Guinea
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lying flat against the mangrove mud to stay out of the fr... by Hunter Smith
lying flat against the mangrove mud to stay out of the frame holding my breath to make sure all bubbles had gone then gently squeezing the trigger. Great fun and rewarding.
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Krackafat on the calm side by Tony Cherbas
Krackafat on the calm side
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43 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 22, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Bismarck Sea Papua New Guinea
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Fly-By by Tony Cherbas
Fly-By
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29 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 21, 2013
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Bismarck Sea Papua New Guinea
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"COMMANDOS"
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19 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 13, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Asian Sea Papua New Guinea
view portfolio more shots by Isabella Maffei
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"CIRCLE OF LIFE"
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37 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 10, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Papua New Guinea
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"MIDDLE LAND"
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43 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 26, 2013
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Papua New Guinea
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"ANOTHER DIVING DAY IN WAI IS STARTING"
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30 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 25, 2013
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Papua New Guinea
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"BUSH AT THE SUNSET"
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28 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 25, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Papua New Guinea
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"THE CHARM OF OLD STYLE"
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22 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 22, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Papua New Guinea
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"WAI ISLAND : THE HEAVEN GATE"
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19 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 22, 2013
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Papua New Guinea
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"MERMAID IN RAJA AMPAT"
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32 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 7, 2013
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Papua New Guinea
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coral shimp
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 1, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Asian Sea Papua New Guinea
view portfolio more shots by Afflitti Gianluca
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Pier at Kri Eco Resort, Raja Ampat
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Pier at Kri Eco Resort
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date posted posted: Sunday, May 12, 2013
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Papua New Guinea
view portfolio more shots by Elaine White
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whale shark
25 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 19, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Papua New Guinea
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buddy and whaleshark by Marc Van Den Broeck
buddy and whaleshark
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 10, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific Papua New Guinea
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not a shot we haven't seen before but extremely well executed Tony
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