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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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Jellyfish. Kongsfjord, Arctic Norway. by Toni Silvennoinen
Jellyfish. Kongsfjord, Arctic Norway.
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Arctic Norway
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Lobster by Niky Šímová
Lobster
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 16, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Norway
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date posted posted: Saturday, June 13, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Norway
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Norway diving... by Niky Šímová
Norway diving...
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 9, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Norway
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Limacia clavigera, and Calliostoma zizyphinum
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date posted posted: Sunday, June 7, 2015
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: North Sea Norway
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Leptomedusae
Melicertum octocostratum
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, June 7, 2015
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: North Sea Norway
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Flabellina lineata on kelp in Averøy, Norway
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 3, 2015
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: North Sea Norway
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Portrait of a Scorpionfish by Peter Stenberg
Portrait of a Scorpionfish
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 3, 2015
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Norwegian Sea Norway
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Male Lumpsucker tending over his brood of eggs
Averøy, Norway
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date posted posted: Friday, May 29, 2015
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: North Sea Norway
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Free Swimming Monkfish or Lophius piscatorius
Averøy, Norway.
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date posted posted: Friday, May 29, 2015
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: North Sea Norway
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Portrait of a Wolffish. Photographed in Saltstraumen, Bod... by Peter Stenberg
Portrait of a Wolffish. Photographed in Saltstraumen, Bodö, Norway.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 12, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Norwegian Sea Norway
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Very challenging to get in the water with orcas in the wild, but we did get in the water after very bad weather start. This is how sea mammals should be; free in the wild!
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 25, 2015
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Norwegian Sea Norway
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Looking for orcas on icy Norwegian days between the fjords.
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 22, 2015
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Norwegian Sea Norway
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Oldenburg WW2 wreck by Rene B. Andersen
Oldenburg WW2 wreck
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 4, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Norwegian Sea Norway
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Parat and Ferndale wreck from WW2 sunk at the same day, i... by Rene B. Andersen
Parat and Ferndale wreck from WW2 sunk at the same day, it is taken on 50 meter with a tripode
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 3, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Norwegian Sea Norway
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The picture is taken on 75meter. 
 The Wreck Oldenburg i... by Rene B. Andersen
The picture is taken on 75meter.
The Wreck Oldenburg is a ww2 which also took part as a raider in WW1 and sunk 45 ships
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19 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, June 14, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Norwegian Sea Norway
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The picture is taken on 75meter.
The Wreck Oldenburg is ... by Rene Andersne
The picture is taken on 75meter.
The Wreck Oldenburg is a ww2 which also took part as a raider in WW1 and sunk 45 ships
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39 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 31, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Norwegian Sea Norway
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Feel the flow

In the river with great light and icefla... by Anders Hanssen
Feel the flow
In the river with great light and iceflakes around me - was a great day - hope you enjoy it
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White spirit in the cold blue
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date posted posted: Monday, April 21, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Norwegian Sea Norway
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Polycera from the NUDI Safari 2014 in Gulen
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date posted posted: Thursday, March 27, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Atlantic (European coastal) Norway
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Colors on Black
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 18, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Atlantic (European coastal) Norway
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Feeding Flabelina
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39 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 18, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Atlantic (European coastal) Norway
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BLACK by Paal Mathiesen
BLACK
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sea ​​anemone and eyes by Paal Mathiesen
sea ​​anemone and eyes
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, January 17, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Norwegian Sea Norway
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Eye by Paal Mathiesen
Eye
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, January 6, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Norwegian Sea Norway
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Diver above a wall of soft corals by Bjørnar Nygård
Diver above a wall of soft corals
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, December 16, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Norwegian Sea Norway
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European flounder by Paal Mathiesen
European flounder
24 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 7, 2013
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date posted location: Norwegian Sea Norway
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