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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Arabian Sea

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Seahorse in whipcoral, not the best camouflage.  Shot with an Oly 5060
By Adam Skrzypczyk
posted Sunday, May 3, 2009
85 votes

Close enough to see the parasites above the nostrils on this Undulated Moray (Gymnothorax undulatus)..¸><((((º>...Canon G9 & stacked Inon UCL-165s
By Brian Mayes
posted Sunday, November 23, 2008
57 votes

Nudibranchs enjoying a cuddle. (Chromodoris sp. 20 per Indo-Pacific Nudibranchs & Sea Slugs by Gosliner, Behrens & Valdés)...¸><((((º>...Canon G9 & stacked Inon UCL-165
By Brian Mayes
posted Tuesday, November 18, 2008
55 votes

Just as I found this Fringed Blenny (Mimoblennius cirrosus) it darted in a hole and would only peep out every so often to see if I was still there. Which of course I was, since I wanted a close up shot. ...¸><((((º>.....Canon G9 & Inon UCL-165's
By Brian Mayes
posted Saturday, November 29, 2008
50 votes

we where diving and suddenly very unusual a group of around 50 spinners came and played in front of us for over 10 minutes
By Pieter Roos
posted Monday, August 9, 2010
50 votes

<((((º>.....Canon G9" title=""What a happy face. ;-)".....Spotfin Lionfish (Pterois antennata).......¸><((((º>.....Canon G9" style="margin: 0px auto;max-height:900px;max-width:100%;" />
By Brian Mayes
posted Monday, December 15, 2008
47 votes

Fish in to the shell
By Patrick Torresan
posted Tuesday, April 1, 2008
44 votes

This friendly Smalescale Sandperch (Parapercis robinsoni) started to follow me and came right up to the camera. I think it was hoping that I would disturb the sand and it would find something to eat....¸><((((º>.....Canon G9
By Brian Mayes
posted Wednesday, November 26, 2008
43 votes

Sepia's in love
By Alberto D'este
posted Wednesday, April 16, 2008
42 votes

This tiny coral crab (Cymo melanodactylus) is so fury, it's more like a teddy bear than a crab. It was nicely posed like this when I found it and didn't dive for cover when I started snapping away, like most critters do..¸><((((º>..Canon G9 & lenses
By Brian Mayes
posted Sunday, November 30, 2008
41 votes
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Encountered a curious shrimp during the dives in Maldives. by Shinto K Anto
Encountered a curious shrimp during the dives in Maldives.
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, October 21, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Arabian Sea Maldives
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Manta Ray in Hanifaru Bay, Baa Atoll taken with Olympus T... by Chris Rodrigues
Manta Ray in Hanifaru Bay, Baa Atoll taken with Olympus TG1. The sun appeared through the clouds causing the mantas reflection while this gentle giant glided past me.
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date posted posted: Monday, August 29, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Arabian Sea Maldives
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Lined Blenny (Ecsenius lineatus) by Aja Radl
Lined Blenny (Ecsenius lineatus)
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Lined Blenny deep in a wormhole by Aja Radl
Lined Blenny deep in a wormhole
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One of the Many Whale sharks gathering offshore of Qatar
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date posted posted: Monday, October 26, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Arabian Sea Qatar
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Red and Sparkling, Whip Coral Goby
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, October 20, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Arabian Sea Qatar
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Qatar Whaleshark
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 18, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Arabian Sea Qatar
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Blenny
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 10, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Arabian Sea Qatar
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Blenny
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 10, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Arabian Sea Qatar
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Britle Stars by Henrik Gram Rasmussen
Britle Stars
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 1, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Arabian Sea Qatar
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Whale Shark by Henrik Gram Rasmussen
Whale Shark
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 1, 2015
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School of Bluestripe snapper. by Tomas Woren
School of Bluestripe snapper.
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date posted posted: Saturday, June 27, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Arabian Sea Maldives
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StingRay close up during night by Tomas Woren
StingRay close up during night
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, June 25, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Arabian Sea Maldives
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Big eyes.
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18 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 17, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Arabian Sea Maldives
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Quadriple.
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 8, 2015
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Arabian Sea Maldives
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Sweetlips in Maldives.
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 8, 2015
date posted category: Macro - swimming
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Manta under sunshine.
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 5, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Arabian Sea Maldives
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Angel fish portrait.
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 5, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
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Manta ray in night dive, with matural light from the boat...
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15 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 3, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Arabian Sea Maldives
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Manta ray in night dive, with matural light from the boat spot.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 3, 2014
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Goniobranchus tritos
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 26, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Arabian Sea Maldives
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Mantaray at cleaning station
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 9, 2014
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Mantaray at cleaning station
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 9, 2014
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Manta dance
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12 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 9, 2014
date posted category: Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)
date posted location: Arabian Sea Maldives
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Manta ray in night dive
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24 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 27, 2014
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Lonely by Francis Lau
Lonely
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 17, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Arabian Sea Maldives
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Manta Night Dive by Francis Lau
Manta Night Dive
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 7, 2014
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