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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Arabian Sea

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Entries to the annual contest close 31st December 2014

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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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Manta ray in night dive, with matural light from the boat...
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Manta ray in night dive, with matural light from the boat spot.
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Goniobranchus tritos
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Arabian Sea Maldives
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Mantaray at cleaning station
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Mantaray at cleaning station
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Arabian Sea Maldives
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Manta dance
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Manta ray in night dive
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date posted posted: Monday, October 27, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Arabian Sea Maldives
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Lonely by Francis Lau
Lonely
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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
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Arabian Sea Maldives
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A short story.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 3, 2014
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Arabian Sea South Africa
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I love Manta ... by Francis Lau
I love Manta ...
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 2, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Arabian Sea Maldives
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A whale shark from another perspective by Amadej Lah
A whale shark from another perspective
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date posted posted: Thursday, June 12, 2014
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Arabian Sea Maldives
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Selfie of myself and another fish in the night.. by Amadej Lah
Selfie of myself and another fish in the night..
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 11, 2014
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Arabian Sea Maldives
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Under pool by Albert Baranov
Under pool
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 20, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Arabian Sea Egypt
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Circling Back Around -- Manta Ray
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 1, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Arabian Sea Maldives
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Juice can by Rosheen Khan
Juice can
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 25, 2013
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Arabian Sea Pakistan
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shot was made from our boat during one week diving trip a... by Marek Mihok
shot was made from our boat during one week diving trip around Maldives
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 24, 2013
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Arabian Sea Maldives
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Blenidodei in the coral. Nikon D70, 105 macro
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 20, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Arabian Sea Maldives
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Manta above the bubles of divers, Nikon D70, 10mm, 2 Inon Strobes
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Anemone fish playing before his house closed for the day by Larry Polster
Anemone fish playing before his house closed for the day
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 31, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Arabian Sea Maldives
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The green turtles were all over this wall dive by Larry Polster
The green turtles were all over this wall dive
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 30, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Arabian Sea Maldives
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Leopard Dorid Nudibranch, Chromodoris gleniei
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date posted posted: Friday, September 20, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Arabian Sea Maldives
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Batfish portrait.
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 19, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Arabian Sea Maldives
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The batfish wants to be a model. Nikon D800 and Nikkor 16-35.
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 19, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Arabian Sea Maldives
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Clownfish by Jared Klein
Clownfish
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 7, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Arabian Sea Maldives
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Whale Shark approaching!  This was my first photosession ... by Damon Rickett
Whale Shark approaching! This was my first photosession with a Whale Shark. I was only give a chance for two photos as I was using a film camera and the beast swam by quickly.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 10, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Arabian Sea Maldives
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The safe place
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