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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Papua New Guinea (8)

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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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Diver & surrounding reef reflection in a Sea Pearl
votes: 16
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 6, 2011
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bismarck Sea Papua New Guinea
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Rub-a-dub-dub, three boys on styrofoam... doesn't rhyme, does it? This piece of styrofoam was like gold to these kids. They would wrestle all day to be Captain of M/V Styrofoam. I always wondered if they take turns to take it home to guard it?
votes: 26
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WWII Japanese Zero
votes: 18
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 5, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Bismarck Sea Papua New Guinea
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Mandarin Fish... a true test of your patience...
votes: 17
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 5, 2011
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bismarck Sea Papua New Guinea
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Longfin Bannerfish, right time, right place. They don't really stick around for pictures.
votes: 21
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Black Sheep... I guess even fish families have one frown
votes: 21
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 28, 2011
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Bismarck Sea Papua New Guinea
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This boy was showing us his dead bird, and that combined with the the name of the dug-out and the expression on his face... definitely a Canon moment... since I don't have a Kodak wink
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votes: 21
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Anemone Fish in a Red Anemone by Dorian Borcherds
Anemone Fish in a Red Anemone
votes: 10
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 28, 2011
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Papua New Guinea
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Caught this guy chilling on top of this orange sponge. Totally forgot his name... oh yah, now I remember... Fred wink
votes: 23
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 27, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Bismarck Sea Papua New Guinea
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Diver silhouette
votes: 21
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 27, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Bismarck Sea Papua New Guinea
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Divers at the Der Yang. Nikon D 300 with 1 x Nikonos SB 1... by Dorian Borcherds
Divers at the Der Yang. Nikon D 300 with 1 x Nikonos SB 105 and 1 x Ikelite 160 strobe and a Nikon 10,5 mm Fisheye lense.
votes: 22
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 27, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Pacific Papua New Guinea
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Mantis Shrimp
votes: 23
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date posted posted: Monday, September 26, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Bismarck Sea Papua New Guinea
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Squid feeding in the stern lights
votes: 25
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date posted posted: Monday, September 26, 2011
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Bismarck Sea Papua New Guinea
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Diver seen through a wall of reef fish
votes: 17
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 25, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Bismarck Sea Papua New Guinea
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Gearing up for a cave dive. by Dorian Borcherds
Gearing up for a cave dive.
votes: 13
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date posted posted: Friday, September 23, 2011
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Papua New Guinea
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Clown Fish in Green Anemone.I found this Anemone at the e... by Dorian Borcherds
Clown Fish in Green Anemone.I found this Anemone at the end of a dive and only had a few minutes to take a few photos. I used my Nikon D 300 with a 60 mm macro lense and 2 x Strobes, a Nikonos SB 105 and an Ikelite 160
votes: 17
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 22, 2011
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Papua New Guinea
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This Bubble Shell stood out very well on the black volcanic sand
votes: 37
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 22, 2011
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bismarck Sea Papua New Guinea
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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.
shortlistedShortlisted!
votes: 52
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 21, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Bismarck Sea Papua New Guinea
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Pipefish
shortlistedShortlisted!
votes: 53
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 21, 2011
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bismarck Sea Papua New Guinea
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First dive in the morning, boat tied up above the wreck
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votes: 56
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 20, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Bismarck Sea Papua New Guinea
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Anemone Crab
votes: 23
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 20, 2011
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bismarck Sea Papua New Guinea
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Shrimp on a whip/rope coral
votes: 16
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date posted posted: Monday, September 19, 2011
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bismarck Sea Papua New Guinea
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Blenny
votes: 27
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date posted posted: Monday, September 19, 2011
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bismarck Sea Papua New Guinea
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Curious Grey Angelfish
votes: 17
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 17, 2011
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Bismarck Sea Papua New Guinea
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Clown Nudi (my name for it), just another one of the many colourful Nudi's
votes: 23
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 14, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Bismarck Sea Papua New Guinea
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Blenny being curious as always
votes: 32
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 14, 2011
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date posted location: Bismarck Sea Papua New Guinea
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Locals getting dinner
votes: 21
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 13, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Bismarck Sea Papua New Guinea
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