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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Australia (2)

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Leafy Sea Dragon (Fetzendrachenfisch) , Australia - South Australia - Kangaroo Island
By Ralf Levc
posted Saturday, May 20, 2006
109 votes

Estuarine Cod and Cleaner Wrasse. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 50D & Tokina 10-17
By Ross Gudgeon
posted Friday, June 12, 2009
90 votes

A Golden Weedfish (Cristiceps aurantiacus).

Taken at Shelly Beach in Sydney, Australia. 

Using a Nikon D300 sea & sea housing and dual ys250s. f/8 1/250s
By Melissa Fiene
posted Wednesday, June 10, 2009
77 votes

Cuttlefish at Bare Island. Sydney, Australia
By Ken Thongpila
posted Monday, July 20, 2009
74 votes


By Brian Mayes
posted Wednesday, April 7, 2010
73 votes

Happy Valentine's Day!  : )
By Doug Anderson
posted Thursday, February 14, 2008
71 votes

Turtle in the Coral Sea.
By Karen Dillabough
posted Friday, June 12, 2009
71 votes

Giant cuttle, Kurnell
By Doug Anderson
posted Tuesday, June 10, 2008
70 votes

Pteraeolidia ianthina, Sydney
By Doug Anderson
posted Monday, February 4, 2008
69 votes

Chromodoris splendida, Bare Island
By Doug Anderson
posted Wednesday, April 9, 2008
68 votes
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Burst.  Green Turtle Descending from the surface after a ... by Troy Mayne
Burst. Green Turtle Descending from the surface after a breath of air. Great Barrier Reef.
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18 Votes
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A Gloomy octopus holds on to a shell, using it as a trap ... by Shane Hermans
A Gloomy octopus holds on to a shell, using it as a trap door every time I got too close.
15 Votes
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Turtle Pyramid. 3 Green Turtles on the Great Barrier Reef. by Troy Mayne
Turtle Pyramid. 3 Green Turtles on the Great Barrier Reef.
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22 Votes
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Mirror Mirror. Taken with a Nikon D300 in a Sea and Sea h... by Troy Mayne
Mirror Mirror. Taken with a Nikon D300 in a Sea and Sea housing with a Sigma 10-20mm lens. Fortunate enough to get the Turtles reflection in the mask as the Turtle swam around the diver on the Great Barrier Reef.
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17 Votes
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Caught swimming between the meshes of the net by Gaetano Gargiulo
Caught swimming between the meshes of the net
13 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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At night under the jetty by Mark Reilly
At night under the jetty
16 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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One for the Xmas tree... taken using the SAGA magic ball by Gaetano Gargiulo
One for the Xmas tree... taken using the SAGA magic ball
10 Votes
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A very large Giant Cuttlefish (Sepia apama) strikes a pos... by Shane Hermans
A very large Giant Cuttlefish (Sepia apama) strikes a pose on the edge of its territory.
7 Votes
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This shot was taken with 35mm wide angle on the Great Bar... by Leslie Sherlin
This shot was taken with 35mm wide angle on the Great Barrier Reef. It was a night dive and the shark approached during a hunt. ISO4000 1/200 f20.
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 29, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Love is in sand... by Gaetano Gargiulo
Love is in sand...
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 19, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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A couple of banded toadfish Hide in the sand, only showin... by Shane Hermans
A couple of banded toadfish Hide in the sand, only showing their opalescent eyes to passersby.
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, November 18, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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rare, a swimming frogfish. not-elicited behavior by Gaetano Gargiulo
rare, a swimming frogfish. not-elicited behavior
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, November 18, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Hanging Out Sydney Octopus Sydney by Debra Cahill
Hanging Out Sydney Octopus Sydney
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 17, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Australia
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Full angler-moon (2) taken with a reversed 50mm on the to... by Gaetano Gargiulo
Full angler-moon (2) taken with a reversed 50mm on the top of my 105macro. The vignetting is from the lens (3:1 mg ratio)
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 16, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Beautiful 12ft female tiger shark. Cautious and curious. by Sera-Jace Lee
Beautiful 12ft female tiger shark. Cautious and curious.
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, November 4, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Coral Sea Australia
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Tunicate Cluster. by Steve Gillespie
Tunicate Cluster.
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 3, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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if the booghey man would have children they would look al... by Gaetano Gargiulo
if the booghey man would have children they would look alike this I am sure... just converted in B&W to emphasize the texture of the skin/mouth
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 3, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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A Pachycerianthus spp or purple tipped tube anemone close... by Shane Hermans
A Pachycerianthus spp or purple tipped tube anemone close up, lit with a single 800lumen lamp from a top down perspective.
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 2, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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The groom with its nuptial bouquet by Gaetano Gargiulo
The groom with its nuptial bouquet
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23 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 30, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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swimming thru the mirror... by Gaetano Gargiulo
swimming thru the mirror...
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 23, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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The mad sea-horse and its fireworks by Gaetano Gargiulo
The mad sea-horse and its fireworks
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8 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 19, 2016
date posted category: Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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@ warp speed... by Gaetano Gargiulo
@ warp speed...
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18 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, October 18, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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face on... shot with 60/2.8 micro and +7 Inon by Gaetano Gargiulo
face on... shot with 60/2.8 micro and +7 Inon
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13 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 17, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Oh Dear!!! you are losing bubble from your snoot... is th... by Gaetano Gargiulo
Oh Dear!!! you are losing bubble from your snoot... is that normal??
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12 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, October 14, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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swimming up for a meal... attracted by my lights the shri... by Gaetano Gargiulo
swimming up for a meal... attracted by my lights the shrimp was challenging death to get a meal
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 12, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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The colors of the night in Australia... I used multiple s... by Gaetano Gargiulo
The colors of the night in Australia... I used multiple strobes to give the illusion to dive with squids during the day (night dive) squids were happily swimming very close...
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 10, 2016
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A small blenny on the lena wreck by Mark Reilly
A small blenny on the lena wreck
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13 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 9, 2016
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date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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