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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Tasman Sea

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Entries to the annual contest close 31st December 2016

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Happy Valentine's Day!  : )
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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One for the Xmas tree... taken using the SAGA magic ball by Gaetano Gargiulo
One for the Xmas tree... taken using the SAGA magic ball
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 10, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Love is in sand... by Gaetano Gargiulo
Love is in sand...
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rare, a swimming frogfish. not-elicited behavior by Gaetano Gargiulo
rare, a swimming frogfish. not-elicited behavior
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Full angler-moon (2) taken with a reversed 50mm on the to... by Gaetano Gargiulo
Full angler-moon (2) taken with a reversed 50mm on the top of my 105macro. The vignetting is from the lens (3:1 mg ratio)
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Tunicate Cluster. by Steve Gillespie
Tunicate Cluster.
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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if the booghey man would have children they would look al... by Gaetano Gargiulo
if the booghey man would have children they would look alike this I am sure... just converted in B&W to emphasize the texture of the skin/mouth
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The groom with its nuptial bouquet by Gaetano Gargiulo
The groom with its nuptial bouquet
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21 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 30, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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swimming thru the mirror... by Gaetano Gargiulo
swimming thru the mirror...
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 23, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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The mad sea-horse and its fireworks by Gaetano Gargiulo
The mad sea-horse and its fireworks
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 19, 2016
date posted category: Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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@ warp speed... by Gaetano Gargiulo
@ warp speed...
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date posted posted: Tuesday, October 18, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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face on... shot with 60/2.8 micro and +7 Inon by Gaetano Gargiulo
face on... shot with 60/2.8 micro and +7 Inon
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date posted posted: Monday, October 17, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Oh Dear!!! you are losing bubble from your snoot... is th... by Gaetano Gargiulo
Oh Dear!!! you are losing bubble from your snoot... is that normal??
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date posted posted: Friday, October 14, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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swimming up for a meal... attracted by my lights the shri... by Gaetano Gargiulo
swimming up for a meal... attracted by my lights the shrimp was challenging death to get a meal
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 12, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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The colors of the night in Australia... I used multiple s... by Gaetano Gargiulo
The colors of the night in Australia... I used multiple strobes to give the illusion to dive with squids during the day (night dive) squids were happily swimming very close...
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date posted posted: Monday, October 10, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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"Strobe malfunction"... who said that when your strobes g... by Gaetano Gargiulo
"Strobe malfunction"... who said that when your strobes go off-sync is always a bad thing? do to leakage in one of the strobes battery, one of the strobe was missfiring or firing like a strobo light and I think this caused the different tones
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 8, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Bubble love... very small ones I had to use the +10 by Gaetano Gargiulo
Bubble love... very small ones I had to use the +10
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date posted posted: Monday, October 3, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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The colors of the night here in Australia... I used multi... by Gaetano Gargiulo
The colors of the night here in Australia... I used multiple strobes to lit the sandy bottom and create a day-light illusion...squids were very pleased with it...
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 2, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Interracial?? or casual encounter?? strange things happen... by Gaetano Gargiulo
Interracial?? or casual encounter?? strange things happen in the meshes of the shark nets...maybe what happens into the nets stays into the nets... :D
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date posted posted: Friday, September 30, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Minimal use of PS, I used 3 strobes to create the image. ... by Gaetano Gargiulo
Minimal use of PS, I used 3 strobes to create the image. one strobe to the subject and 2 on the white sand
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 27, 2016
date posted category: Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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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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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 21, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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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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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 20, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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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 posted: Thursday, September 15, 2016
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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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 14, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
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"Jaws Theme" Grey Nurse Shark by Mark Gray
"Jaws Theme" Grey Nurse Shark
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 14, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
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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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date posted posted: Sunday, September 4, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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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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date posted posted: Thursday, September 1, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Mu mum said I am beautiful!!! by Gaetano Gargiulo
Mu mum said I am beautiful!!!
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 31, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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