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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Banda Sea (8)

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Olympus C-7070
By Milla Chang
posted Saturday, February 21, 2009
93 votes

grouper
By Volker Katzung
posted Saturday, April 19, 2008
81 votes

Turtle.
By Dray Van Beeck
posted Monday, February 11, 2008
74 votes

Cuttlefish
By Volker Katzung
posted Sunday, April 20, 2008
73 votes

Big fat pregnant man in Wakatobi. Nikon D80, 105mm macro + wet diopter.
By Dray Van Beeck
posted Friday, February 8, 2008
71 votes

clownfish in Indonesia.
By Dray Van Beeck
posted Thursday, March 6, 2008
71 votes

D300
By Larry Polster
posted Monday, March 16, 2009
68 votes

Phyllodesmium longicirra. East of Dili, East Timor.
By Doug Anderson
posted Wednesday, June 10, 2009
68 votes

Juvenile batfish. Very shy fish.
By Dray Van Beeck
posted Friday, February 15, 2008
65 votes

White Ribbon Moray
By Volker Katzung
posted Wednesday, June 25, 2008
64 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Banda Sea

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Crocodilefish
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 10, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Banda Sea Malaysia
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Nudibranch
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 10, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Banda Sea Malaysia
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Goby portrait
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, December 9, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Banda Sea Malaysia
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Nudibranch
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 7, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Banda Sea Malaysia
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This Sea spider really was in my wish-list! And I wanted to see more details on his "face" or some behavior moments. Here I took the shot when he was eating holding his food with his claws.
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 7, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Banda Sea Malaysia
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"The Ambassador" Sea snakes are similar to divers, they rise to the surface and go below back to the reefs. As divers we have to be ambassadors for the ocean, spread awareness and inform everyone about the oceans. This image symbolizes that.
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Wonderful message and impressive work! We don't get many surrealistic entries and this one definitely deserves the nomination as Runner Up.
15 Votes
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Pigmy seahorse pontohi by Massimo Giorgetta
Pigmy seahorse pontohi
28 Votes
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sgolden time, sunset in Lissenung island by Massimo Giorgetta
sgolden time, sunset in Lissenung island
25 Votes
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Nudibranch
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Love the tones on this Nudi shot. Excellent focus, sharpness and color balance.
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, October 18, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Banda Sea Malaysia
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Turtle from Sipadan Island
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28 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 10, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Banda Sea Malaysia
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A ball in rays
Mating Turtles
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, October 4, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Banda Sea Malaysia
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See Turtle
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 3, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Banda Sea Malaysia
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Turtle
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 2, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Banda Sea Malaysia
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early morning dive by John Loving
early morning dive
11 Votes
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shy guy by John Loving
shy guy
5 Votes
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Crocodile fish by John Loving
Crocodile fish
11 Votes
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wakatobi nikon d7100 by John Loving
wakatobi nikon d7100
4 Votes
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Turtle
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, August 29, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Banda Sea Malaysia
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Mating Sea Turtles
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13 Votes
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Turtle and Shark
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 16, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Banda Sea Malaysia
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Crocodile fish in colored up ambush mode
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8 Votes
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Amphipod on Blue Tunicate with 5% crop by Wayne Jones
Amphipod on Blue Tunicate with 5% crop
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10 Votes
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Turtle by Iyad Suleyman
Turtle
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, August 1, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Banda Sea Malaysia
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Turtle by Iyad Suleyman
Turtle
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, August 1, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Banda Sea Malaysia
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"Grow Strong"

Squid in egg by Wayne Jones
"Grow Strong"
Squid in egg
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17 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, July 29, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Indonesia
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Ceratosoma trilobatum 

"By Moonlight" by Wayne Jones
Ceratosoma trilobatum
"By Moonlight"
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12 Votes
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"Cowrie" by Wayne Jones
"Cowrie"
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13 Votes
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