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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Pacific (6)

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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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Hello little craby by David Ferreira
Hello little craby
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 16, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Pacific Malaysia
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Dental hygiene. A demonstration of symbiosis on Anacapa I... by Douglas Klug
Dental hygiene. A demonstration of symbiosis on Anacapa Island's reefs in the Channel Islands National Park. This is a California moray and its attendant red-rock shrimp.
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 16, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Ah damn, I dropped my trumpet.
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26 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 15, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific United States
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The chaos when 60,000 Chum salmon are trying to swim up r... by Luke Gordon
The chaos when 60,000 Chum salmon are trying to swim up rising rivers to spawn. Males of this species grow large teeth at breeding time, giving rise to their other name, the dog salmon.
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 14, 2016
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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Big Galapagos shark, taken at Wolf island, Galapagos. by Kris Davies
Big Galapagos shark, taken at Wolf island, Galapagos.
46 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 14, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Neon Polka Toby.
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19 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 13, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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tiny palm tree by David Ferreira
tiny palm tree
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 12, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Malaysia
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Tornado ! by Raoul Caprez
Tornado !
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21 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 12, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Malaysia
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Following Mantaray, Isla San Benedicto México
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 8, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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CRISIS
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date posted posted: Monday, November 7, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Cocos Islands
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Pink house by Raoul Caprez
Pink house
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16 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 7, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Malaysia
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Close encounter with a giant pacific Manta Ray, taken at ... by Kris Davies
Close encounter with a giant pacific Manta Ray, taken at the Socorro Islands, Mexico.
45 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 7, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Hammerheads by Uwe Schmolke
Hammerheads
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 6, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Cloudburst desaturated
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Excellent capture of the shark and perfectly clear water & sky! Great shot.
25 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, November 4, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Gold Morey,Cocos Island Costa Rica
3 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 2, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Costa Rica
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Honu Perspective: Low-Pass Fly-By.
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 2, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Shots taken of a subject between 3 inches and 1 foot (7.5 to 30cm) in size (e.g. large fish or diver head) that dominates the frame - any background is incidental and occupies LESS THAN 50% of frame. (cutting it close on the 50% part, but its macro)
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 1, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Precision Glass. Last light for sunset splits
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Fisheye view
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Was it Jaws 3 or 4 where it ate the Helicopter? I layered this mainly because with refraction at the waterline the body didn't line up nicely, but a little Gin made the drone sound fun. The untouched version is in the over/under category..
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Plastic perils
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Golden Face by Raoul Caprez
Golden Face
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23 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 30, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Philippines
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Turtle Whirl: Slow Shutter Spin
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27 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 30, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
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"Little help here?! Somebody nipped my clippers." --Clawless Crab
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21 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 29, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Mantaray with sun, San Benedicto Mexico
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 27, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Chow Time! A Harlequin Shrimp drags a young Seastar back to its lair for dinner.
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 27, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Guam
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Reef Magic in Tubbataha
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 24, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific Philippines
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