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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Philippine Sea (2)

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taken at the bay of sabang, mindoro island in january 2011. done with canon eos 5 d with makro 100L in a hugyfot-housing, two ikelite substrobes 160 ds. settings except focus all manualy done
By Harald Schottner
posted Thursday, February 10, 2011
188 votes

The Rock Islands in Micronesia as seen from the air.The Islands are made up of Limestone so they slowly erode over the years. What a beatifull country with fantasic and friendly people and diving that is out of this world.
By Rick Ouellette
posted Tuesday, November 17, 2009
130 votes

Beautifull but deadly stonefish waiting in camo to ambush it's prey. came upon this fish at 65ft on a wall in Ulong Chanell in Palau,Micronesia.
By Rick Ouellette
posted Sunday, November 15, 2009
105 votes

Manta photographer
By Daniel Flormann
posted Friday, December 9, 2011
96 votes

2 beautifull Nudibranchs in Yap Micronesia.Some of the Nudibranchs were more colorfull than the fish.Always the best subjects for posing for pictures.
By Rick Ouellette
posted Monday, November 16, 2009
91 votes

Basslets at Moalboal with my Olympus C 7070.
By Taco Cheung
posted Sunday, May 6, 2007
90 votes

anemones
By Claudia Weber-Gebert
posted Monday, January 7, 2013
81 votes

We were underwater at about 45ft. at a cleaning station waiting for what seemed forever. Then after 40 minutes out of the blue comes this huge Manta flying gracefully overhead. This was the first Manta we had ever seen and Wow! what a beauty.
By Rick Ouellette
posted Monday, November 16, 2009
81 votes

shark pair
By Daniel Flormann
posted Sunday, December 11, 2011
77 votes

Tiger cardinalfish with eggs in the mouth
By Adrien Uichico
posted Friday, April 18, 2008
76 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Philippine Sea

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Yellow Goby
12 Votes
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cat eyes by Fontanella Paolo
cat eyes
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11 Votes
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"Nudibranch on Hydroid" Eubranchus sp.
5 Votes
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Anemonel polyps swaying in the current...
9 Votes
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date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Mandarin mating in Malapascua. by Mehmet Salih Bilal
Mandarin mating in Malapascua.
3 Votes
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Mantis shrimp by Mehmet Salih Bilal
Mantis shrimp
9 Votes
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H O O
Seagrass Filefish (Acreichthys tomentosus)
Anilao... by Irwin Ang
H O O
Seagrass Filefish (Acreichthys tomentosus)
Anilao, Philippines. May 2014
7 Votes
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All aglow in a bottle! by Marc Damant
All aglow in a bottle!
15 Votes
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G O . S U R F I N G
Surfer (Tiffany)
Baler (Aurora), Ph... by Irwin Ang
G O . S U R F I N G
Surfer (Tiffany)
Baler (Aurora), Philippines. May 2015
6 Votes
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Seems like a kind of affinity. Thorny sea horse is huggin... by Mehmet Salih Bilal
Seems like a kind of affinity. Thorny sea horse is hugging the sea horse shaped hard coral.
7 Votes
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Nudi
9 Votes
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L A B O U R . D A Y 
Surfer Jeff Lo
Baler (Aurora), Phi... by Irwin Ang
L A B O U R . D A Y
Surfer Jeff Lo
Baler (Aurora), Philippines. May 2015
6 Votes
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Small crab
7 Votes
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All about red / Soft coral crab in Anilao, I can see these at work but even on holidays I can't resist to take a few snaps.
7 Votes
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Miamira alleni with all its beauty nothing else is needed! by Marc Damant
Miamira alleni with all its beauty nothing else is needed!
11 Votes
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Follow the sun / Anilao low tide locals wander out in the shallows gathering, and children look for critters to play with.
8 Votes
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Diamond file fish / Little bugger took 10minutes before he turned side on to the camera. So cute! Had to wait.
11 Votes
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R O B O K O N
Olivar's Squat Lobster (Munida olivarae)
... by Irwin Ang
R O B O K O N
Olivar's Squat Lobster (Munida olivarae)
Mactan (Cebu), Philippines. January 2015
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5 Votes
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S M A S H E R 
Pink-eared Mantis shrimp (Gonodactylidae)... by Irwin Ang
S M A S H E R
Pink-eared Mantis shrimp (Gonodactylidae)
Anilao, Philippines. January 2015
7 Votes
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fish dream
8 Votes
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Xenia Shrimp (Uncropped) shot with a simple point & shoot... by Tim Ho
by: Tim Ho
Xenia Shrimp (Uncropped) shot with a simple point & shoot camera with No manual settings, 2 torches & no close-up lens used
No strobe
8 Votes
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Zanzibar Shrimp
12 Votes
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Moal Boal . Angel
Nikon D200 , 10,5mm Nikon
Seacam Housing , two strobo sea and sea 120Ys
16 Votes
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Yellow Goby's backlit bottle home.
Canon 5Diii in Aquatica
2* S&S 250pro
100mmL with Aquatica +10 wet diopter
shortlistedShortlisted!
20 Votes
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Squat Shrimp Garden
Canon 5Diii in Aquatica with 100mmL and Aquatica +10 wet diopter.
S&S 250 pro with reefnet snoot
6 Votes
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Lobiger viridis
11 Votes
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Skeleton shrimp remind me of the Skeksis from the dark crystal.
9 Votes
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