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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The South China Sea (6)

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Dive site is Bai Su at Whale Island, Vietnam. 
Taken 2010 with no strobes.
By Ricardo Gonzalez
posted Wednesday, September 15, 2010
86 votes

A crab taking a ride in a jelly fish
By Andrew Macleod
posted Thursday, September 18, 2008
81 votes

Charging Nudi. Taken in Tenggol with Canon G9, Inon Z240 & lenses. Full frame.
By Edvin Eng
posted Wednesday, April 23, 2008
79 votes

My reflection in my dive-buddy's bubbles. I use the Casio Exilim ZX1200
By Andrew Macleod
posted Friday, September 19, 2008
70 votes

Imperial Shrimp (Periclimenes imperator) on a large sea cucumber. <><><><>Canon G9, full frame shot with stacked Inon UCL-165 macro lenses.
By Brian Mayes
posted Saturday, July 12, 2008
69 votes

Jellyfish & Sun Ray. Taken in Redang, with Canon Ixus750
By Joe Teo
posted Friday, July 10, 2009
66 votes

This charming little Red-Papulose Gymnodoris (Gymnodoris rubropapillosa) is one of the predator nudibranchs that hunts down and eats other nudibranchs. ..¸><((((º>·.¸.·´¯`·...¸><((((º>·..Canon G9 & Inon UCL-165 macro lens
By Brian Mayes
posted Sunday, August 10, 2008
65 votes

This is the Mirror effect of a friendly and curious Batfish couple! Taken in Perhentian Islands, Malaysia, on the Secret Wreck alias Fish Heaven Dive site.
By Cynthia Campbell
posted Saturday, June 11, 2011
65 votes

Fire
By Paul Ng
posted Wednesday, November 16, 2011
63 votes

Turtle
By Caroline Istas
posted Wednesday, April 1, 2009
62 votes
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My first dive in the Philippines was amazing, sitting on the reef was this beautiful nudi, begging to be taken a pic of. Lots of current, back scatter and many divers added to the challenge.
f22, 1/250, ISO 125, 105 lens D800, aquatica Housing
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"With plasticine porters with looking glass ties". Nudibr... by Stefan Follows
"With plasticine porters with looking glass ties". Nudibranch - Phidiana indica. Samran, Thailand-EM5-Oly 60mm-1/160-f3.5-iso200-Inon D2000-Inon UCL 165
13 Votes
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T H E - O C T O P U S
The common octopus, Octopus vulgar... by Irwin Ang
T H E - O C T O P U S
The common octopus, Octopus vulgaris.
Anilao, Philippines. February 2014
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, April 26, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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"Get on up, get on up, keep a-moving on, little bit highe... by Stefan Follows
"Get on up, get on up, keep a-moving on, little bit higher". Nudibranch - Flabellina rubrolineata. Samran, Thailand-EM5-Oly 60mm-1/160-f8-iso200-Inon D2000-Inon UCL 165
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... Where rocking horse people eat marshmallow pies ... N... by Stefan Follows
... Where rocking horse people eat marshmallow pies ... Nudibranch - Phidiana indica. Samran, Thailand-EM5-Oly 60mm-1/160-f3.5-iso200-Inon D2000-Inon UCL 165 click here
15 Votes
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It's like one of those bad dreams when you can't wake up.... by Stefan Follows
It's like one of those bad dreams when you can't wake up. Cushion Seastar - Culcita Novaguineae. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Oly 60mm-1/160-f3.5-iso200-Inon D2000-Inon UCL 165-H2o Tools+5x2
7 Votes
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Vertically oriented schooling is a typical feature of barracudas.
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: South China Sea Thailand
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Slim slow slider. Flatworm - Pseudobiceros sp. Mae Haad, ... by Stefan Follows
Slim slow slider. Flatworm - Pseudobiceros sp. Mae Haad, Thailand-EM5-Oly 60mm-1/250-f8-iso200-Inon D2000
24 Votes
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I N V I S I B L E
Juvenile-Hairy frogfish (Striated frog... by Irwin Ang
I N V I S I B L E
Juvenile-Hairy frogfish (Striated frogfish)
Anilao, Philippines. February 2014
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, April 17, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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O N L Y - E Y E S
The Tozeuma Shrimp or Saw-blade Shrimp... by Irwin Ang
O N L Y - E Y E S
The Tozeuma Shrimp or Saw-blade Shrimp
Anilao, Philippines. February 2014
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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"A goal is not always meant to be reached, it often serve... by Stefan Follows
"A goal is not always meant to be reached, it often serves simply as something to aim at." Bruce Lee. Feather Star - Crinoid sp. Mae Haad, Thailand-EM5-Oly 60mm-1/250-f2.8-iso200-Inon D2000
13 Votes
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Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso250-f5-1/125 - L... by Stefan Follows
Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso250-f5-1/125 - Lightroom and Silver Efex
10 Votes
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"Never make a companion equal to a brother." Hesiod. Long... by Stefan Follows
"Never make a companion equal to a brother." Hesiod. Longfin Batfish - Platax teira. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso200-f22-1/160-Inon D2000
14 Votes
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The Storm. Smoothtailed Trevally - Selaroides leptolepis.... by Stefan Follows
The Storm. Smoothtailed Trevally - Selaroides leptolepis. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso250-f5.6-1/80
11 Votes
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"I restore myself when I'm alone." Marilyn Monroe. Longfi... by Stefan Follows
"I restore myself when I'm alone." Marilyn Monroe. Longfin Batfish (juvanile)- Platax teira. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso200-f18-1/160
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12 Votes
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file clams upclose by Jun Lao
by: Jun Lao
file clams upclose
13 Votes
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"Do not go gently into that good night but rage, rage aga... by Stefan Follows
"Do not go gently into that good night but rage, rage against the dying of the light." Dylan Thomas. Longfin Batfish (juvanile)- Platax teira. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso200-f18-1/160-Lightroom & Silver Efex
10 Votes
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"I've calculated your chance of survival, but I don't thi... by Stefan Follows
"I've calculated your chance of survival, but I don't think you'll like it." Marvin the paranoid android. Nudibranch - Hypselodoris tryoni. Mae Haad, Thailand-EM5-Oly 60mm-1/250-f8-iso100-Inon D2000-Inon UCL 165-h2o tools +5x2
14 Votes
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"Something, Something, Something, Dark Side" Family Guy. ... by Stefan Follows
"Something, Something, Something, Dark Side" Family Guy. Chevron Barracuda - Sphyraena qenie. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso250-f6.3-1/100 - Lightroom and Silver Efex
15 Votes
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Super Freak! Reef Cuttlefish - Sepia latimanus. Mae Haad,... by Stefan Follows
Super Freak! Reef Cuttlefish - Sepia latimanus. Mae Haad, Thailand-EM5-Oly 60mm-1/250-f5.6-iso200-Inon D2000- - Lightroom & Sliver Efex
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, March 29, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: South China Sea Thailand
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S M A S H I N G - W E A P O N 
Giant mantis shrimp (Lysi... by Irwin Ang
S M A S H I N G - W E A P O N
Giant mantis shrimp (Lysiosquillina lisa)
Anilao, Philippines. February 2014
2 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, March 29, 2014
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D R A G O N
The Dragon Shrimp ( Miropandalus hardingi )
... by Irwin Ang
D R A G O N
The Dragon Shrimp ( Miropandalus hardingi )
Anilao, Philippines. February 2014
10 Votes
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"An ungrateful man is like a hog under a tree eating acor... by Stefan Follows
"An ungrateful man is like a hog under a tree eating acorns, but never looking up to see where they come from." Timothy Dexter. Smoothtailed Trevally - Selaroides leptolepis. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso250-f5.6-1/200
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7 Votes
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B L A C K & Y E L L O W
Nudibranch also known as Pokemon... by Irwin Ang
B L A C K & Y E L L O W
Nudibranch also known as Pokemon (Thecacera)
Anilao, Philippines. February 2014
13 Votes
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"Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far." Th... by Stefan Follows
"Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far." Theodore Roosevelt. Bigfin Reef Squid (new born) - Sepioteuthis lessoniana. Mae Haad, Thailand-EM5-Oly 60mm-1/250-f2.8-iso200-Inon D2000-Inon UCL 165-H2O Tools+5x2
8 Votes
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Z E B R A
Coleman shrimp ( Periclimenes colemani )
Anil... by Irwin Ang
Z E B R A
Coleman shrimp ( Periclimenes colemani )
Anilao, Philippines. February 2014
14 Votes
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Shhhh.... Im hiding from the people! Nudibranch - Hypselo... by Stefan Follows
Shhhh.... Im hiding from the people! Nudibranch - Hypselodoris tryoni. Mae Haad, Thailand-EM5-Oly 60mm-1/250-f5.6-iso100-Inon D2000-Inon UCL 165-H2o Tools+5x2 - Lightroom
9 Votes
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