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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Maldives

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Entries to the annual contest close 31st December 2014

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For the remoras this big manta was a nice place to take a ride to somewhere else.
By Esteban Toré
posted Wednesday, January 14, 2009
89 votes


By Tobias Friedrich
posted Wednesday, December 14, 2011
79 votes

Napoleon Fish and scubagirl
By Alberto D'este
posted Friday, April 18, 2008
75 votes

Orange cup coral. Canon 40D, SIGMA 50mm MACRO
By Alexander Nikolaev
posted Monday, October 6, 2008
70 votes

All aboard the Manta Train!!   Olympus SP350, Inon fisheye lens, natural light. Baa Atoll, Maldives.
By Christian Loader
posted Wednesday, August 20, 2008
62 votes


By Aleksandr Marinicev
posted Monday, February 15, 2010
61 votes

juvanile Clarks Anenomefish Nikon D200 60mm Dega Thila Ari Atoll
By Nigel Wade
posted Sunday, August 3, 2008
59 votes

A fish (Forcipiger flavissimus) is helping me to keep my wife in the center of my heart.
By Raoul Caprez
posted Monday, August 25, 2008
56 votes

Mobula's
By Pieter Roos
posted Wednesday, August 11, 2010
56 votes

long nose hawk fish
By Pieter Roos
posted Saturday, August 14, 2010
56 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Maldives

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Breaking out of the light
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date posted posted: 04:43 CST Today (12 hours ago)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Maldives
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"The yellow block" a manta cleaning station with lots of ... by Joerg Blessing
"The yellow block" a manta cleaning station with lots of bluestriped snappers and goatfishes
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Eye of a flounder by Joerg Blessing
Eye of a flounder
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The brave
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don't tickle me :-) by Taco Cheung
don't tickle me :-)
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Grandad Moray.
5 Votes
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date posted posted: (6 days ago)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Maldives
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Up close and personal. Shot while dangling off the back of the boat
8 Votes
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whaleshark by Oscar Miralpeix
whaleshark
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Maldives anemonefish by Joerg Blessing
Maldives anemonefish
7 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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Eagleray by Joerg Blessing
Eagleray
13 Votes
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Crinoid shrimp camouflaged on it´s featherstar by Joerg Blessing
Crinoid shrimp camouflaged on it´s featherstar
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Tiny encounter
16 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
view portfolio more shots by Raoul Caprez
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Oriental Sweetlips inspecting the camera by Joerg Blessing
Oriental Sweetlips inspecting the camera
10 Votes
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Manta ray at cleaning station by Joerg Blessing
Manta ray at cleaning station
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Goniobranchus tritos
9 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Arabian Sea Maldives
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Schooling Bluestripe Snapper by Taco Cheung
Schooling Bluestripe Snapper
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Manta female leads a mating train by Joerg Blessing
Manta female leads a mating train
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2 pipefish meeting at the Laamu Housereef. Shot with 60mm... by Joerg Blessing
2 pipefish meeting at the Laamu Housereef. Shot with 60mm Olympus micro4/3 and +5 diopter
7 Votes
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Diver preparing an inflatable beacon during stormy (low v... by Zaid Al Sager
Diver preparing an inflatable beacon during stormy (low visibility) weather to be located by surrounding boats
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Schooling Bluestripe Snapper by Taco Cheung
Schooling Bluestripe Snapper
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... by Niky Šímová
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Mantis
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Wrapped around the sun.
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Wrapped around the sun. A manta wra
6 Votes
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Manta rays by Niky Šímová
Manta rays
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