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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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Diving: 96 minutes and 3 wizzes later I was getting hungr... by Leo Clifford
Diving: 96 minutes and 3 wizzes later I was getting hungry. Looking at the baby calamari during this dive I was wondering which is a more noble way to end a calamari life. Ending up as a gourmet dish on my dinner table, or being eaten at sea...
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 20, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Australia
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Another picture of a female sea lion taken in West Australia
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Giant Clam at the Ningaloo Reef
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Squid , Camp Cove Sydney 2015-05-13
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 13, 2015
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Australia
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Whaleshark photo - 8-9 m whaleshark passing exmouth on it... by Andreas Bernath
Whaleshark photo - 8-9 m whaleshark passing exmouth on its way further north.
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date posted posted: Sunday, May 10, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Tiger Pipefish, Chowder Bay by Doug Anderson
Tiger Pipefish, Chowder Bay
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Outstanding macro shot!
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 9, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Leafy Sea Dragon at Tumby Bay Jetty, South Australia. Taken with Olympus OMD EM5. (No strobe).
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 9, 2015
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Great Australian Bight Australia
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Red Indian Fish, Bare Island. by Doug Anderson
Red Indian Fish, Bare Island.
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19 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, May 4, 2015
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Leafy seadragon (Phycodurus eques, Kingscote jetty, Kanga... by Mathieu Foulquié
Leafy seadragon (Phycodurus eques, Kingscote jetty, Kangaroo island, south Australia)
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16 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, May 3, 2015
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Sea Lion by Anne Walter
Sea Lion
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, April 28, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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I has dived when snorkeling over divers below and I snapp... by Dave Wilton
I has dived when snorkeling over divers below and I snapped a rising bubble which looked unusual. When I looked at it closer later that day I realised I captured a reflection of another snorkeler above me.
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 26, 2015
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Coral Sea Australia
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Diving through air bubble by Emily Stallan
Diving through air bubble
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 22, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Australia
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Weedy Seadragon, Nikon d7100 with 60mm macro in a nautica... by Bradley Kerslake
Weedy Seadragon, Nikon d7100 with 60mm macro in a nauticam housing
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, April 21, 2015
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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seagrass tide pool (Vivonne bay, Kangaroo island, south a... by Mathieu Foulquié
seagrass tide pool (Vivonne bay, Kangaroo island, south australia)
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date posted posted: Monday, April 20, 2015
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Nice set of teeth.  Photo taken Port Stephen Australia by Herbert Schmitz
Nice set of teeth. Photo taken Port Stephen Australia
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date posted posted: Monday, April 20, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Gold-Spotted Chromodoris
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 19, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Australia
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"Kiss-me"
105/2.8 +10 Subsee by Gaetano Gargiulo
"Kiss-me"
105/2.8 +10 Subsee
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 19, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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making myself "BIG "   Photo taken Port Stephen Australia by Herbert Schmitz
making myself "BIG " Photo taken Port Stephen Australia
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date posted posted: Saturday, April 18, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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I spy.....
Nikon d7100 nauticam housing tokina 10-17mm by Bradley Kerslake
I spy.....
Nikon d7100 nauticam housing tokina 10-17mm
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, April 16, 2015
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Manta ray with an "Outch "   Julian Rock _ Byron Bay by Herbert Schmitz
Manta ray with an "Outch " Julian Rock _ Byron Bay
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 15, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Seadragon Selfie by Sean Steininger
Seadragon Selfie
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, April 14, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Australia
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Gorgeous hermit crab encountered on a night dive next to ... by Roxana Mclennan
Gorgeous hermit crab encountered on a night dive next to the Severance Wreck at Lady Elliott Island this Easter.
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date posted posted: Saturday, April 11, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Coral Sea Australia
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The Beautis from Julian Rock / Byron Bay by Herbert Schmitz
The Beautis from Julian Rock / Byron Bay
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date posted posted: Tuesday, April 7, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Coin de Mire/Gunners Point
Linley Jean-Yves Bignoux by Linley Jean-Yves Bignoux
Coin de Mire/Gunners Point
Linley Jean-Yves Bignoux
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 5, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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They lay down on the sand ground and waited that you would dive down and play with them.
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Lake Eacham shot at 18m using Canon 7D, 10-22mm lens. by David Haintz
Lake Eacham shot at 18m using Canon 7D, 10-22mm lens.
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Playful sea lions at the west coast of Australia
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