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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Australia (8)

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Entries to the annual contest close 31st December 2016

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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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southern dumpling squid by Dave Baxter
southern dumpling squid
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 17, 2015
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Great Australian Bight Australia
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file fish and hitch hiker by Dave Baxter
file fish and hitch hiker
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 17, 2015
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Great Australian Bight Australia
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Reflections of a seahorse in C minor by Dave Baxter
Reflections of a seahorse in C minor
9 Votes
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Leafy sea dragon by Dave Baxter
Leafy sea dragon
6 Votes
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Take at Julian Rocks, Byron Bay. www.aquadreaming.com.au by David Haintz
Take at Julian Rocks, Byron Bay. click here
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, June 13, 2015
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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mating squid by Dave Baxter
mating squid
8 Votes
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bobbit squid by Dave Baxter
bobbit squid
5 Votes
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Tasseled angler by Dave Baxter
Tasseled angler
6 Votes
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A black and white dragon! Nikon d7100 by Bradley Kerslake
A black and white dragon! Nikon d7100
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, June 5, 2015
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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leafy by Dave Baxter
leafy
9 Votes
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tasseled angler fish by Dave Baxter
tasseled angler fish
2 Votes
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Stargazer by Dave Baxter
Stargazer
7 Votes
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Leafy and diver by Dave Baxter
Leafy and diver
8 Votes
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A Giant Kiss (Whyalla South Australia) Cuttlefish mating ... by Bradley Kerslake
A Giant Kiss (Whyalla South Australia) Cuttlefish mating grounds
Nikon D7100 Tokina 10-17mm
2 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 3, 2015
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Australia
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giant cuttlefish enjoying the last rays of autumn sun by Dave Baxter
giant cuttlefish enjoying the last rays of autumn sun
4 Votes
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Leafy seadragon by Dave Baxter
Leafy seadragon
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10 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, May 31, 2015
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Australia
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Cuttlefish underneath the Busselton Jetty
12 Votes
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Visual superpower. by Bradley Kerslake
Visual superpower.
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, May 29, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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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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11 Votes
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Giant Clam at the Ningaloo Reef
10 Votes
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Squid , Camp Cove Sydney 2015-05-13
19 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.
4 Votes
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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
Runner Up - worthy of note but not a medal winner - an equal 4th place if you like! Runner Up 2015
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Outstanding macro shot!
27 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).
14 Votes
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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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17 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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