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We were underwater at about 45ft. at a cleaning station waiting for what seemed forever. Then after 40 minutes out of the blue comes this huge Manta flying gracefully overhead. This was the first Manta we had ever seen and Wow! what a beauty.
By Rick Ouellette
posted Monday, November 16, 2009
81 votes

This Decorator War Bonnet was shot on the world famous Browning Wall near Port Hardy B.C. The wall drops off to hundreds of feet. I used a Nikon D2X with a 105 macro lense.
By Wendy Carey
posted Friday, May 7, 2010
78 votes

Port Hardy Brown Irish Lord.Olympus SP500-UZ in an Ikelite Housing with a Sea& Sea YS90Dx strobe.
By Rick Ouellette
posted Monday, September 4, 2006
73 votes

Un-named wreck in Lake Ontario, Canada, near Picton. Depth 170'.
By Tom Wilson
posted Friday, August 8, 2008
66 votes

Common Jellyfish.
By Robert Polo
posted Sunday, February 13, 2011
66 votes

Free Ride!
A small crab hitches a ride on a Red eye Medusa Jellyfish. Port Hardy, B.C. Canada
By Rand Mcmeins
posted Wednesday, January 14, 2009
58 votes

Hermit crab in pink
By Robert Polo
posted Thursday, December 30, 2010
58 votes

Warbonnet portrait
By Robert Polo
posted Sunday, October 9, 2011
56 votes

Simple, cold water shot.
By Robert Polo
posted Wednesday, February 9, 2011
55 votes

Male Sockeye Salmon taking a breath.
By Wolfgang Zwicknagl
posted Friday, July 5, 2013
55 votes
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Giant red dendronotid on the move by J. Daniel Horovatin
Giant red dendronotid on the move
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 21, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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Black Eyes a peepin.Pagurus armatus taken with Canon T2i ... by Marc Damant
Black Eyes a peepin.Pagurus armatus taken with Canon T2i in an Aquatica housing with 100mm macro and twin 110 Alpha strobes.
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Mosshead Warbonnet! With such a smile this tiny fish was ... by Marc Damant
Mosshead Warbonnet! With such a smile this tiny fish was almost glowing on the reef at 60 ft.
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date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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Harp seal pup on the ice at dawn
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Labrador Sea Canada
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A Rose in the Emerald Sea! With the green sea above the l... by Marc Damant
A Rose in the Emerald Sea! With the green sea above the life below in the cold water shines with flamboyant colors!
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Strawberries all a glow! The Strawberry Anemone was in a ... by Marc Damant
Strawberries all a glow! The Strawberry Anemone was in a field of them that gives an amazing bright pink field. With a plus 10 diopter and 100 macro you get to see the delicate fingers of this amazing creature!
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A free diver encounters the docile Canadian freshwater sh... by Michael Grebler
A free diver encounters the docile Canadian freshwater shark "Canadicharin Frigidalus" at a depth of 35-feet. Canon 6D and 15mm lens, shutter priority. Cropped and colour corrected in PS.
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date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Canada
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Three free-divers strike a pose upside down under the ice... by Michael Grebler
Three free-divers strike a pose upside down under the ice in Morrison's Quarry. Canon 6D, 15mm lens, cropped and colour corrected in PS.
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date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
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An underwater selfie of myself swimming along a wall fill... by Mazyar Jalayer
An underwater selfie of myself swimming along a wall filled with white plumose anemones in the Emerald waters of Pacific Northwest
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 31, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Canada
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Harp seal pup in the Gulf of St. Lawrence
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 24, 2015
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Labrador Sea Canada
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Limacia cockerelli by Pat Gunderson
Limacia cockerelli
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date posted posted: Saturday, March 14, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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Harp Seal, Gulf of St. Lawrence
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 8, 2015
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Labrador Sea Canada
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Wreck of the Alice G in Tobermory Ontario by Jerzy Kowalczuk
Wreck of the Alice G in Tobermory Ontario
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date posted posted: Monday, February 16, 2015
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Great Lakes Canada
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Alien in Red and Gold! With a prawn on the hunt in the ni... by Marc Damant
Alien in Red and Gold! With a prawn on the hunt in the nite the refraction and light coming off them from side and front lighting is amazing!
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 15, 2015
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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Frozen Surface - in Tobermory Ontario/Canada by Jerzy Kowalczuk
Frozen Surface - in Tobermory Ontario/Canada
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 14, 2015
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Great Lakes Canada
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Decorated for War! A Decorated Warbonnet hunting in the n... by Marc Damant
Decorated for War! A Decorated Warbonnet hunting in the night pauses while a Broke Back Shrimp crawls on its back!
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I have shot this photo in Tobermory Ontario. Water temp.w... by Jerzy Kowalczuk
I have shot this photo in Tobermory Ontario. Water temp.was 1 degree Celsius and we were under the ice for 53 min.I used my D800E Nikon in Aquatica housing
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date posted posted: Friday, February 13, 2015
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An Eye on you! The spectacular morphing, colour changing ... by Marc Damant
An Eye on you! The spectacular morphing, colour changing and intelligent eye of a Giant Pacific Octopus. This medium sized specimen (8-10 tip to arm tip) was out hunting and allowed us to sneak in with 100 macro and +10 diopter!
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I've shot this images in Tobermory Ontario under ice next... by Jerzy Kowalczuk
I've shot this images in Tobermory Ontario under ice next to the Lighthouse.Water temp 1 degre C. I use Nikon D800E with Aquatica housing
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 12, 2015
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Great Lakes Canada
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Delicate as a fan! Posing for a mate this uniquely colore... by Marc Damant
Delicate as a fan! Posing for a mate this uniquely colored Sailfin Sculpin was all spread out like a fine Japanese fan.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 10, 2015
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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All a Glow! The luminescence of a Cup Coral! With darknes... by Marc Damant
All a Glow! The luminescence of a Cup Coral! With darkness beyond and the right light these tiny creatures can be stunning! Canon 100mm macro with +5 diopter in an Aquatica housing with twin Sea and Sea 110a strobes.
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 7, 2015
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A bright jewel in the deep! A diver floats thru the cold ... by Marc Damant
A bright jewel in the deep! A diver floats thru the cold emerald seas looking far down onto the beauty of the deep!
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date posted posted: Friday, February 6, 2015
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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Dancer in the blue! A small fried egg jelly in the shallo... by Marc Damant
Dancer in the blue! A small fried egg jelly in the shallows swims thru the clear summer shallows!
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This ice diver has just completed his "bubble checks" wit... by Michael Grebler
This ice diver has just completed his "bubble checks" with his buddy at the start of their dive. Canon 6D and 15mm lens. Cropped and colour corrected.
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 25, 2015
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Canada
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Two divers reach the airplane sunk in Morrison's Quarry. ... by Michael Grebler
Two divers reach the airplane sunk in Morrison's Quarry. Canon 6D & 15mm lens on aperture priority exposure in natural light. Slightly cropped and colour corrected in PS.
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 17, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Canada
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Searching for subject. Diver with Sony Video rig at the W... by David Gilchrist
Searching for subject. Diver with Sony Video rig at the Welland Canal Scuba Park.
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 1, 2015
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date posted location: Great Lakes Canada
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Taken on a night dive on Vancouver Island. This orange-ti... by Chad Tamis
Taken on a night dive on Vancouver Island. This orange-tipped nudibranch (Janolus fuscus) was taken with a super macro converter, nauticam housing, nikon D800 with 105mm lens.
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