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By Doug Anderson
posted Thursday, February 14, 2008
71 votes

Giant cuttle, Kurnell
By Doug Anderson
posted Tuesday, June 10, 2008
70 votes

Pteraeolidia ianthina, Sydney
By Doug Anderson
posted Monday, February 4, 2008
69 votes

Chromodoris splendida, Bare Island
By Doug Anderson
posted Wednesday, April 9, 2008
68 votes

Nudibranch pair, Bare Island
By Doug Anderson
posted Saturday, April 19, 2008
65 votes

The Yawn - Red Rock Cod
Twilight diving at Nelson Bay, Australia
By Ken Thongpila
posted Monday, March 19, 2012
62 votes

Noumea sulphurea, Bare Island
By Doug Anderson
posted Tuesday, March 25, 2008
61 votes

We drove 14 hours straight to find the leafy sea dragon. It was worth every minute of the drive. They really are the most incredible fish.  Watching them move so peacefully throughout their habitat is something I'll always remember.
By Cal Mero
posted Thursday, July 3, 2008
60 votes

Weedy Sea Dragon, Kurnell
By Doug Anderson
posted Tuesday, July 22, 2008
58 votes

Chromodoris tasmaniensis, Bare Island
By Doug Anderson
posted Sunday, February 12, 2012
53 votes
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Courting couple (Sydney's pygmy pipe-horse fish) by Gaetano Gargiulo
Courting couple (Sydney's pygmy pipe-horse fish)
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Monster... the little squid was using my lights to hunt m... by Gaetano Gargiulo
Monster... the little squid was using my lights to hunt mid-water. I really enjoyed it
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Is this my best side?? the pajama squid took advantage of... by Gaetano Gargiulo
Is this my best side?? the pajama squid took advantage of my lights to hunt mid water
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date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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"Belly" Grey Nurse Shark by Mark Gray
"Belly" Grey Nurse Shark
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"Jaws Theme" Grey Nurse Shark by Mark Gray
"Jaws Theme" Grey Nurse Shark
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The Daily pygmy... this time I had to wait over 50min in ... by Gaetano Gargiulo
The Daily pygmy... this time I had to wait over 50min in the surge before that she got brave enough to get out of the weed...
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I stacked two wet lenses to make this portrait of pygmy p... by Gaetano Gargiulo
I stacked two wet lenses to make this portrait of pygmy pipe-horse fish
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Mu mum said I am beautiful!!! by Gaetano Gargiulo
Mu mum said I am beautiful!!!
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green is the new black!!! I just enhanced the natural col... by Gaetano Gargiulo
green is the new black!!! I just enhanced the natural color of the water to obtain this green backdrop
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Diving in the sun... very murky water and few friendly dr... by Gaetano Gargiulo
Diving in the sun... very murky water and few friendly dragons...
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The background is natural. The clear tone is given by the... by Gaetano Gargiulo
The background is natural. The clear tone is given by the water column and the far away rocks. I waited > 10minutes to take this shot as the little fellow was moving between the weed to hunt small crustaceans
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Again to obtain the white background I used one of the st... by Gaetano Gargiulo
Again to obtain the white background I used one of the strobes to illuminate the reflective sand. I then completed the job with PS
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 16, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Full Octo-moon This time my reverse ring macro toy did no... by Gaetano Gargiulo
Full Octo-moon This time my reverse ring macro toy did not worked as I expected. But...
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date posted posted: Sunday, June 26, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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I have been called on assignment: depict the emotion of a... by Gaetano Gargiulo
I have been called on assignment: depict the emotion of a shark dive at Manly aquarium, so I wanted to depict the emotion of facing a "friendly" sand tiger shark. This pic is taken diving in the large shark enclosure
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date posted posted: Thursday, June 16, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Green sea turtle by Roberto Schreiter
Green sea turtle
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date posted posted: Saturday, June 11, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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An old legend say that only the most neutral buoyancy div... by Gaetano Gargiulo
An old legend say that only the most neutral buoyancy diver can disentangle the sword of king Octopy from the net... Of course after the shot I removed the trash...
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, June 9, 2016
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Space dragon... a very pretty and young dragon by Gaetano Gargiulo
Space dragon... a very pretty and young dragon
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 24, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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A plunge into darkness... by Gaetano Gargiulo
A plunge into darkness...
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date posted posted: Monday, May 23, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Dragon sun-backing... to take this shot I had to lay myse... by Gaetano Gargiulo
Dragon sun-backing... to take this shot I had to lay myself in the kelp...
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, May 22, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Squat lobster in a sponge. taken with a 20mm reversed 5:1... by Gaetano Gargiulo
Squat lobster in a sponge. taken with a 20mm reversed 5:1 reproduction ratio
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 21, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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The domes... taken with a reversed lens, 5 times life siz... by Gaetano Gargiulo
The domes... taken with a reversed lens, 5 times life size magnification
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date posted posted: Sunday, May 15, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Very small (less than 1 cm) juvenile wrasse hovering over... by Gaetano Gargiulo
Very small (less than 1 cm) juvenile wrasse hovering over sponges
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 11, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Black-scatter-anglerfish take III easy to create these im... by Gaetano Gargiulo
Black-scatter-anglerfish take III easy to create these images when non expert divers kick the hi-reflective sand all around... the white point is simply selected on the sand in the curve tool...
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date posted posted: Monday, May 9, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Turned B&W to increase the contrast of this ugly fish by Gaetano Gargiulo
Turned B&W to increase the contrast of this ugly fish
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Ahwww so cute. it tried to swallow me...but only once!!! ... by Gaetano Gargiulo
Ahwww so cute. it tried to swallow me...but only once!!! 1.2cm and growing
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 24, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Soo cute... it tried to kill me, but it's OK only once :D by Gaetano Gargiulo
Soo cute... it tried to kill me, but it's OK only once :D
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date posted posted: Saturday, April 23, 2016
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Blue... the blue hue is almost natural, just enhanced a b... by Gaetano Gargiulo
Blue... the blue hue is almost natural, just enhanced a bit with the curve tool
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