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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Australia (2)

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Entries to the annual contest close 31st December 2014

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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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Patiriella calcar by Mathieu Foulquié
Patiriella calcar
12 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Naxia aurita (Kangaroo island, south Australia) by Mathieu Foulquié
Naxia aurita (Kangaroo island, south Australia)
10 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Vivonne bay jetty (Kangaroo island, south Australia) by Mathieu Foulquié
Vivonne bay jetty (Kangaroo island, south Australia)
21 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Taken in a pool, using scuba gear. Photoshop used to get ... by Elizabeth Tiems
Taken in a pool, using scuba gear. Photoshop used to get rid of the tiles of the pool in the background. Such beautiful light through the pool!
10 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)
date posted location: Australia
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Roaming unusual grounds...  this Flabellina was on kelp m... by Gaetano Gargiulo
Roaming unusual grounds... this Flabellina was on kelp moving very fast
6 Votes
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A look of surprise ..
16 Votes
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Dragon in the forest
12 Votes
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Soht taken out on the Great Barrier Reef, Canon 7D, 17-70... by David Haintz
Soht taken out on the Great Barrier Reef, Canon 7D, 17-70mm macro lens.
2 Votes
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Leafy by Mathieu Foulquié
Leafy
21 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Pot bellied seahorse
9 Votes
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Nemo GBR by David Haintz
Nemo GBR
9 Votes
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leafy sea dragon (Kingscote, KI, SA) by Mathieu Foulquié
leafy sea dragon (Kingscote, KI, SA)
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34 Votes
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date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Phycodurus eques by Mathieu Foulquié
Phycodurus eques
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33 Votes
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date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Phycodurus eques (Kangaroo island) by Mathieu Foulquié
Phycodurus eques (Kangaroo island)
19 Votes
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The leafy sea dragon (kangaroo island) by Mathieu Foulquié
The leafy sea dragon (kangaroo island)
11 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Great Australian Bight Australia
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using 3 strobes I was able to obtain an X-ray effect on t... by Gaetano Gargiulo
using 3 strobes I was able to obtain an X-ray effect on this small nudi
6 Votes
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Tangerino-Tino... our new net keeper, Mosman's people can... by Gaetano Gargiulo
Tangerino-Tino... our new net keeper, Mosman's people can sleep well with such monster guarding the shore...
3 Votes
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this guy was getting angry at me and every time I was rai... by Gaetano Gargiulo
this guy was getting angry at me and every time I was raising my camera it was raising its tentacles...maybe thought I was a competitor??
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 20, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Beautiful white striped anemones.
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 12, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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The bluebottle cnidaria is an amazingly beautiful colony of creatures. I wanted to demonstrate this with careful lighting.
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Very impressive lighting.
26 Votes
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Big face... by Gaetano Gargiulo
Big face...
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 11, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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'The flame'
Very little I ad to add the +10 on the top o... by Gaetano Gargiulo
'The flame'
Very little I ad to add the +10 on the top of my 105 micro
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 8, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Weedy sea-dragon under Flinders pier by Bill Van Eyk
Weedy sea-dragon under Flinders pier
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 4, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Australia
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Flinders pier, Shaw's Cowfish Aracana aurita by Bill Van Eyk
Flinders pier, Shaw's Cowfish Aracana aurita
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 25, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Australia
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ascidian, Banksia Sea Squirt (Sycozoa pulchra) by Bill Van Eyk
ascidian, Banksia Sea Squirt (Sycozoa pulchra)
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, September 19, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Australia
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Lake Eacham, Queensland, Canon 7D, 10-22mm lens, Nimar ho... by David Haintz
Lake Eacham, Queensland, Canon 7D, 10-22mm lens, Nimar housing. click here
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 18, 2014
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Australia
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Looking up at a diver at Lady Elliott Island near Hervey ... by Bill Van Eyk
Looking up at a diver at Lady Elliott Island near Hervey Bay Queensland Australia
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 17, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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