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Hyperid amphipod getting a free ride on a (rather small) jelly fish...
By Lill Haugen
posted Tuesday, May 10, 2011
56 votes

The free-swimming hydromedusae Gonionemus murbachii. Nikon D300s in Nauticam housing, 2 x Inon Z-240 strobes.
By Christian Skauge
posted Thursday, September 30, 2010
52 votes

Alien... composition of a Gonionemus murbachii and the eyes of a lemon sole, Microstomus kitt. Looks a little eerie :-)

Nikon D200 in Nexus housing.
By Christian Skauge
posted Saturday, December 29, 2007
49 votes

Another Polycera... this one was sitting on a dark kelp frond. Photographed with little light it seems to be floating in thin air... eh, water.

Nikon D200 in Nexus housing, Inon Z-240 strobes. Nikkor 105 mm, manual, ISO 100, f/16, 1/60.
By Christian Skauge
posted Sunday, April 27, 2008
46 votes

Close-up of the Alien of the Deep, the crown jelly Periphylla periphylla. Photographed at 40 meters depth, 260 meters above bottom at Gulen Dive Resort, Norway.
By Christian Skauge
posted Tuesday, February 3, 2009
46 votes

The rabbit fish (Chimaera monstrosa) is common at depths ranging from 50 to 1000 meters. In the fjords of Norway it can be seen by divers as it migrate shallower at up to 10-30m meters. Fantastic animal!
By Annika Persson
posted Tuesday, February 1, 2011
46 votes

Alien of the Deep - the deep-sea jelly Periphylla periphylla. Nightdive at 01:30 in february 2008, 600 feet above bottom. Nikon D200 in Nexus housing, 18-70 mm, manual.
By Christian Skauge
posted Tuesday, April 29, 2008
44 votes

Siphonophore - Physophora hydrostatica
By Jorn Ari
posted Tuesday, May 31, 2011
44 votes

Clione limacina, or sea angel, photographed outside Kristiansand on the Norwegian south coast. These little ophistobranchs grow to about 3 centimeters and sometimes occur in such grat numbers that they are food for whales :-)
By Christian Skauge
posted Monday, April 27, 2009
42 votes

Flabellina verrucosa
By Jorn Ari
posted Thursday, December 8, 2011
42 votes
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Out swimming by Rune Edvin Haldorsen
Out swimming
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date posted posted: (6 days ago)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
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Edible crab by Rune Edvin Haldorsen
Edible crab
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date posted posted: Tuesday, October 29, 2019
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: North Sea Norway
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D/S Sao Paulo. This is the European version of Thistlegorm. But in it´s almost original condition as nothing is touched due to its still "unknown" position.
It was a cargo ship for the Nazi invasion of Norway in 1940. It is full of war material a...
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 17, 2019
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
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Caugt - These are caught to serve as cleaner fish in salm... by Rune Edvin Haldorsen
Caugt - These are caught to serve as cleaner fish in salmon farms. The cleaning starions for wild fish will therefore dissapear.
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 12, 2019
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
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In the green by Rune Edvin Haldorsen
In the green
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 10, 2019
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
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Diver and lions mane jelly by Rune Edvin Haldorsen
Diver and lions mane jelly
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date posted posted: Monday, September 9, 2019
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Sao Paulo supply ship for the invasion of Norway, sank in 1940 few hours after the invasion.
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date posted posted: Friday, September 6, 2019
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Norwegian Sea Norway
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Hydromedusa by Rune Edvin Haldorsen
Hydromedusa
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date posted posted: Monday, September 2, 2019
date posted category: Macro - swimming
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A hydromedusa with hitchikers by Rune Edvin Haldorsen
A hydromedusa with hitchikers
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date posted posted: Friday, August 30, 2019
date posted category: Macro - swimming
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The mouth of an anemone by Rune Edvin Haldorsen
The mouth of an anemone
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Lions mane jellyfish with whitting by Rune Edvin Haldorsen
Lions mane jellyfish with whitting
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date posted posted: Monday, August 12, 2019
date posted category: Macro - swimming
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Limacia Clavigera With mitakon 4.5:1 supermacro by Rune Edvin Haldorsen
Limacia Clavigera With mitakon 4.5:1 supermacro
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Anglerfish / Monkfiosh by Rune Edvin Haldorsen
Anglerfish / Monkfiosh
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 7, 2019
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Atlantic (European coastal) Norway
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Nudibranch saté - Fjordia chriskaugei
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Parat WW2 wreck in Norway, laying on 60m depth.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 2, 2019
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Norwegian Sea Norway
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Oldenburg WW2 wreck, but was a german Raider ship in WW1 where she captured and sanked 42 ships.
The picture is taken on 75meter depth.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 2, 2019
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
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Konsul Carl Fisser WW2 wreck in Ålesund, Norway.
The wreck is laying from 20-60meter depth.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 25, 2019
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Norwegian Sea Norway
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Underwater rugby, Norwegian series A, 4. round 2019 betwe... by Rune Edvin Haldorsen
Underwater rugby, Norwegian series A, 4. round 2019 between Akkaren and Egersund.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 18, 2019
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
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KNM Uller was a flat-iron gunboat built in 1876. She was later rebuilt as a minelayer and captured by the Germans when they invaded Norway on April 9, 1940 and sunk by British airforce.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 21, 2019
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Norwegian Sea Norway
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Physophora hydrostatica is known as a deep-sea Jellyfish
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date posted posted: Monday, May 20, 2019
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Norwegian Sea Norway
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Mosel WW2 wreck laying on 60meter depht in Norway.
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date posted posted: Friday, May 17, 2019
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A bunch of business leaders were jumping into the 4C wate... by Rune Edvin Haldorsen
A bunch of business leaders were jumping into the 4C water in Oslo to mark a support for the kids in climate strike. ,
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Shrimp´s eye
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 17, 2019
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Atlantic (European coastal) Norway
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Give me a hug
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date posted posted: Wednesday, March 13, 2019
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Norwegian Sea Norway
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Flabellina lineata by Athanassios Lazarides
Flabellina lineata
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date posted posted: Wednesday, March 6, 2019
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Norwegian Sea Norway
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Eye of small flounder infected by parasites by Athanassios Lazarides
Eye of small flounder infected by parasites
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date posted posted: Monday, March 4, 2019
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Norwegian Sea Norway
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Being in the water with Orcas / killer whales is nothing ... by Robert Smits
Being in the water with Orcas / killer whales is nothing short of amazing! It is a very special feeling to be in the water with these highly intelligent blackfish!
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