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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

Spanish Shawl Nudibranch at Point Dume, Malibu.
By Sevag Mehterian
posted Tuesday, December 20, 2011
114 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

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
92 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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Bow gun of the Fujikawa Maru , truck by torpedo, at 14.20... by Steve Laycock
Bow gun of the Fujikawa Maru , truck by torpedo, at 14.20 on 17 February 1944 - in operation Hailstone and went down the following morning. An amazing wreck
votes: 6
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 18, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Really cold water, dodgy vis, but a great new dive buddy! Galapagos sea lion at San Cristobal
votes: 12
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 16, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
view portfolio more shots by Elaine Wallace
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Friendly octopus close-up by Daniel Poloha
Friendly octopus close-up
votes: 14
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 16, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific New Zealand
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Venomous Hawaiian Blue Spotted Sea Urchin lures with its colourful pattern.
votes: 25
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 15, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
view portfolio more shots by Beat J Korner
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Fluorescent Jelly Fish
Not manipulated! Nikon D80, Ikelite housing + two Ikelite strobes (DS161 and DS125) + blue light fluorescence torch, Lense Tamron SP AF 17-50mm f/2.8 (A16), ISO 100, Aperture f/5, Shutterspeed 1/160
votes: 17
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 15, 2014
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Pacific Palau
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Life guard dog
votes: 9
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 15, 2014
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Pacific Panama
view portfolio more shots by Raoul Caprez
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Lonesome frog fish 'walks' over Hawaiian reef.
votes: 15
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 14, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Goat fish shoal dancing in the sun beams.
votes: 8
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 14, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Glas Fish in Sunbeams
votes: 21
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 12, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Henrik Gram Rasmussen
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Candy Crab
votes: 21
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 12, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Worm on Ship Wreck railing. by Robert Fleckenstein
Worm on Ship Wreck railing.
votes: 11
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 11, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Monk Seal at Olowalu Beach on Maui greets me!
votes: 15
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 11, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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"I can fly" - Male Boxfish in pose.
votes: 19
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 11, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Bicolor Anthias performs a 'pirouette'.
votes: 11
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 11, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Fakarava by Mathieu Foulquié
Fakarava
votes: 5
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 11, 2014
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific French Polynesia
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Tiny sentinel
shortlistedShortlisted!
votes: 23
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 11, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Panama
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Jelly Teddy! The Hooded Nudibranch always remind me of li... by Marc Damant
Jelly Teddy! The Hooded Nudibranch always remind me of little soft teddy bears with fangs!
votes: 14
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 11, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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Striped triplefin, Sebayur Island, Komodo area, Indonesia
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Editor's Comment
Perfect depth of field and focus point.
votes: 21
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date posted posted: Friday, January 10, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Giuseppe Piccioli
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stormy weather (Rangiroa - pension Cécile) by Mathieu Foulquié
stormy weather (Rangiroa - pension Cécile)
votes: 15
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date posted posted: Friday, January 10, 2014
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific French Polynesia
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San Benitos - Baby Seelion by Herbert Futterknecht
San Benitos - Baby Seelion
votes: 29
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date posted posted: Friday, January 10, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Into the fire! Opalescent Nudibranch on Eel grass. by Marc Damant
Into the fire! Opalescent Nudibranch on Eel grass.
votes: 15
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date posted posted: Friday, January 10, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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Jaw Fish, Acapulco Mexico by Alejandro Topete
Jaw Fish, Acapulco Mexico
votes: 17
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 9, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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blue lagoon_Rangiroa by Mathieu Foulquié
blue lagoon_Rangiroa

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Love the fact that there is a middle section between the over and the under which shows the reef from above.
votes: 16
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 9, 2014
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Pacific French Polynesia
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JAWS
votes: 17
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 9, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Maldives
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Blue cod Parapercis colias by Daniel Poloha
Blue cod Parapercis colias
votes: 23
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 9, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific New Zealand
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Great White Shark
Guadalupe Mexico by Herbert Futterknecht
Great White Shark
Guadalupe Mexico
votes: 35
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 9, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Fire on Black! This nudibranch was balanced on a piece of... by Marc Damant
Fire on Black! This nudibranch was balanced on a piece of eel grass and against the darkening water provided an amazing contrast!
votes: 19
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 9, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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