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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Pacific (6)

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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
135 votes

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

Big Galapagos shark, taken at Wolf island, Galapagos.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, November 14, 2016
130 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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Giant Mantaray,Isla Socorro México
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Knife by Raoul Caprez
Knife
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 8, 2017
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Hanging around by Mario Robillard
Hanging around
14 Votes
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Coming from the dark side by Mario Robillard
Coming from the dark side
15 Votes
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Party at 8, bring a friend! by Alison Ranheim
Party at 8, bring a friend!
9 Votes
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Upside down by Mario Robillard
Upside down
12 Votes
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Light bulb nudi by Mario Robillard
Light bulb nudi
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 4, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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"Echo" by Alison Ranheim
"Echo"
16 Votes
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Focus Stacking. 5 images shot with different focus distance blended into a single image. The originals have about 1 row of eggs in focus at this magnification (microscope mode on TG-5)
15 Votes
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pantropical spotted dolphins
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12 Votes
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Bait ball
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13 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 2, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Orange anemone back lighting by Mario Robillard
Orange anemone back lighting
14 Votes
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Under the spot by Mario Robillard
Under the spot
15 Votes
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Dolphins, Big Island, Hawaii by Alison Ranheim
Dolphins, Big Island, Hawaii
13 Votes
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Wunderpus photogenicus by Raoul Caprez
Wunderpus photogenicus
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 1, 2017
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Curious guys ;-) by Mario Robillard
Curious guys ;-)
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 30, 2017
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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Arborek, Raja Ampat.
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Wonderful colors and composition
41 Votes
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Big tail and small tail/ Humpback whale/Vava'u Tonga
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Forsted Nudi under a hint of light by Mario Robillard
Forsted Nudi under a hint of light
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29 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 27, 2017
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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"False Hunters" part of my Underwater Surrealism body of work. These are False Killer Whales and hunt together as a pod. This image is placing them as if they are hunting above the surface.
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First attempt with snoot off the camera. I had to find th... by Mario Robillard
First attempt with snoot off the camera. I had to find the perfect size subject to fit my narrow light from my DIY snoot. Finally, I found the perfect size colorful nudibranch on the sea bed. Love the result :-)
15 Votes
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Anchovies in Monterey. by Morgan Ashton
Anchovies in Monterey.
10 Votes
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Mantaray in O´neil, Socorro México
26 Votes
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Eric's Pinnacle, Monterey. by Morgan Ashton
Eric's Pinnacle, Monterey.
11 Votes
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Carousel Ride
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16 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 23, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Pacific United States
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view portfolio more shots by Pat Gunderson
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Withe Tips Sharks in Roca Partida, Revillagigedo Islands México
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 21, 2017
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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view portfolio more shots by Alejandro Topete
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Boo windows, Missool, Raja Ampat.
14 Votes
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