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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Pacific (10)

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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

Giant pacific manta came in for a close up. Taken at Socorro Islands.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, December 12, 2016
126 votes

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

Big Galapagos shark, taken at Wolf island, Galapagos.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, November 14, 2016
123 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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Grumpy
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Although I had already graduated, I joined the underwater... by Tiffanie Pucillo
Although I had already graduated, I joined the underwater class for one last dive in the Channel Islands off the coast of California. I spent a bit of time snorkeling the shallow areas & shooting with the natural sun light streaming through the water
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Two male Coho Salmon make their way upstream for one of the last spawns of the season
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 9, 2017
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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Mobula ray
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Denise's Pygmy Seahorse:
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 28, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Hukurila Cave. Ambon, Indonesia
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 7, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Group of Grunts by Alison Ranheim
Group of Grunts
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A portrait of a scorpion fish in Bali
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Mototi hunting at night
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Excellent capture of a rare sight
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 26, 2017
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Adrian and the whaleshark
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A soft coral garden in Raja Ampat, Indonesia
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A whale shark in Papua.
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Spearing Mantis Shrimp in the spotlight
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Impressive portrait with a great angle and perfect lighting
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, February 6, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Hawaiian Unicorns by Alison Ranheim
Hawaiian Unicorns
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A cuttlefish fish enjoys a BIG lunch that was actually lo... by Alicia Shaw
A cuttlefish fish enjoys a BIG lunch that was actually longer than he was. Take with an Olympus EM5 with 60 mm lens.
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date posted posted: Friday, January 27, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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A snake eel - Lembeh
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I Heart Turtles! by Alison Ranheim
I Heart Turtles!
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Romantic moment between crabs by John Di Croce
Romantic moment between crabs
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A porcelain crab in a soft coral garden in Indonesia
10 Votes
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Oh, hello! by Alison Ranheim
Oh, hello!
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Kelp crab in Puget Sound by John Di Croce
Kelp crab in Puget Sound
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Mantaray with friends, Boiler San benedicto México
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A nudibranch eating breakfast in Bali, Indonesia
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Super pragnant by Uwe Schmolke
Super pragnant
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 9, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Under the bagan
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 5, 2017
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Nudibranch on the lookout, The Steps, Kurnell, Sydney by Heather Sutton
Nudibranch on the lookout, The Steps, Kurnell, Sydney
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 29, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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"Territory" by Alison Ranheim
"Territory"
8 Votes
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