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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Pacific (6)

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Tu prenais du plaisir
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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Galapagos frigate hitching a ride, but not too steady in the wind.
votes: 20
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date posted posted: Thursday, March 6, 2014
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Guadalupe Great white layered in to a cage shot from the same day
votes: 21
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Juvenile Proliferating Anemones attached to adults stalk.
Seattle, WA, U.S.A.
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votes: 21
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date posted posted: Thursday, March 6, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Raja Ampat
votes: 10
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date posted posted: Wednesday, March 5, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Leena Roy
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Red encounter
votes: 16
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date posted posted: Wednesday, March 5, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Philippines
view portfolio more shots by Raoul Caprez
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Darwin - hammerhead silhouette
votes: 8
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 4, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Red look on a blue carpet
votes: 11
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 4, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Panama
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Hairy Squat lobster Komodo
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votes: 11
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 4, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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A beautiful pair of Longfin Bannerfish - Heniochus acuminatus, Truk (Chuuk) Lagoon
votes: 9
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date posted posted: Monday, March 3, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
view portfolio more shots by David Gilchrist
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Manta Ray with Jack, Islas Revillagigedo Mexico
votes: 5
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date posted posted: Monday, March 3, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
view portfolio more shots by Alejandro Topete
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Klingon Iguana
Nikon D80, Lense AF-S VR Zoom-Nikkor 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G IF-ED, ISO 200, Aperture f/5.3, Shutterspeed 1/320
votes: 13
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Protective Father to be. by Pat Gunderson
Protective Father to be.
votes: 8
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date posted posted: Saturday, March 1, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific United States
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A wonderful encounter with a pod of bottlenose dolphins, wild and free like they should be!
votes: 18
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date posted posted: Saturday, March 1, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Pacific United States
view portfolio more shots by Ellen Cuylaerts
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The beautiful view from depth. Love the sun through the k... by Morgan Shaw
The beautiful view from depth. Love the sun through the kelp.
votes: 8
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Blue Shark by Eric Addicott
Blue Shark
votes: 10
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date posted posted: Friday, February 28, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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A little scratch! These sea lions liked to rub up against... by Marc Damant
A little scratch! These sea lions liked to rub up against you and would even mouth you gently!
votes: 10
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date posted posted: Friday, February 28, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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Galapagos sea lion flying overhead
votes: 15
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 27, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
view portfolio more shots by Elaine Wallace
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Color from the sand. This Mantis Shrimp checks out its su... by Douglas Klug
Color from the sand. This Mantis Shrimp checks out its surroundings. Shot with canon t4i and 100mm f2.8 in Ike housing with dual ds51 strobes.
votes: 16
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 27, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Great white shark
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votes: 24
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 26, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
view portfolio more shots by Rasmus Raahauge
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Anemone Canyon
Nikon D80, Ikelite housing + two Ikelite strobes (DS161 and DS125), Lense AF-S VR Micro-Nikkor 105mm f/2.8G IF-ED, ISO 100, Aperture f/13, Shutterspeed 1/125
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Very special, nicely taken.
votes: 13
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date posted posted: Monday, February 24, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Fiji
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Red Rock Crab with eggs at Tyee Cove
votes: 5
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 23, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Canada
view portfolio more shots by Tig Fong
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Burst.  New growth kelp shot against the kelp forest. Use... by Douglas Klug
Burst. New growth kelp shot against the kelp forest. Used a Canon t4i and 10-22 in Ikelite Housing with dual DS51 strobes.
votes: 8
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Bubble bath
votes: 14
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 23, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Philippines
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The 'Betty Bomber', Truk Lagoon. Mitsubishi G4M (or "Type 1 land-based attack aircraft")
votes: 16
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 22, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
view portfolio more shots by David Gilchrist
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Hawaiian sunset
votes: 20
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 22, 2014
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific United States
view portfolio more shots by Patrick Reardon
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Underwater variation on Vincent van Gogh's sunflowers
Nikon D80, Ikelite housing + two Ikelite strobes (DS161 and DS125), Lense AF-S VR Micro-Nikkor 105mm f/2.8G IF-ED, ISO 100, Aperture f/14, Shutterspeed 1/125
votes: 6
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 22, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Philippines
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Off the coast of California you can with right patience find the mysterious Mako shark
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votes: 31
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date posted posted: Friday, February 21, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific United States
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