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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Mediterranean Sea (7)

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Flatworm in
By Rico Besserdich
posted Friday, November 4, 2011
91 votes

Squid. 
Settings : F16, 1/160 sc. , ISO 100, 1 x Ikelite Ds125 strobe in TTL mode ( center spot measuring ) , 60mm EF-S makro lens on Canon 40D.
By Rico Besserdich
posted Saturday, May 28, 2011
87 votes

While I tried to capture a shot of these juvenile squids near to the diving platform, a curious guest is watching me and wonders what the heck I am doing there ;-) The lights on top are reflections of my strobe lights on water surface.
By Rico Besserdich
posted Wednesday, October 19, 2011
80 votes

Dakota C-47. That was a bit
By Rico Besserdich
posted Wednesday, November 9, 2011
77 votes

serranus cambrilla
canon 5d + sigma 105mm macro + inon z 240 type 4
By Moutafis Nikos
posted Friday, November 13, 2009
76 votes

...in flames
By Claudia Weber-Gebert
posted Monday, October 8, 2012
75 votes

Taken in Portofino in November at around 30m, using a Canon A20 with built in flash.
By Darren Baldwin
posted Monday, December 18, 2006
74 votes

just for fun ;-)
By Rico Besserdich
posted Monday, October 10, 2011
73 votes

little splash wave.......
By Claudia Weber-Gebert
posted Monday, May 9, 2016
73 votes

Man at work.....
By Babula Mikulova
posted Tuesday, April 10, 2012
72 votes
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Felimidia luteorosea. by Francesco Pacienza
Felimidia luteorosea.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 15, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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Hairy Hyppo. by Francesco Pacienza
Hairy Hyppo.
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date posted posted: Monday, November 14, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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Salaria pavo by Francesco Pacienza
Salaria pavo
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 10, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
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Curves on green by Francesco Pacienza
Curves on green
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 9, 2016
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Feather. by Francesco Pacienza
Feather.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 8, 2016
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Smoke underwater. by Francesco Pacienza
Smoke underwater.
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 6, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
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Hide and seek by Victor Micallef
Hide and seek
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Stay'n alive... Saturday night fever. by Francesco Pacienza
Stay'n alive... Saturday night fever.
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date posted posted: Friday, November 4, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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Back from Abyss by Anthony Massart
Back from Abyss
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In the galaxy. by Francesco Pacienza
In the galaxy.
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 3, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
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Gorgonias del Cabo de Sant Antoni by Carlos Ortolà
Gorgonias del Cabo de Sant Antoni
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Colors by Francesco Pacienza
Colors
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Fabulous shot! I'm not sure how Francesco created this background, but I'm glad he did! Amazing.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 1, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
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Fan worm by Victor Micallef
Fan worm
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Scorpionfis and sea flowers by Pietro Cremone
Scorpionfis and sea flowers
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Captured on Tug Boat Rozi in Cirkewwa - Malta
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Anemone with diver by Petteri Viljakainen
Anemone with diver
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Silent big mouth by Victor Micallef
Silent big mouth
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Diver in cave by Pietro Cremone
Diver in cave
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fish caught in lost net in the adriatic sea. by Andreas Kutsch
fish caught in lost net in the adriatic sea.
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Scorpion Fish by Victor Micallef
Scorpion Fish
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Rozi's startboard by Victor Micallef
Rozi's startboard
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Just chillin' by Victor Micallef
Just chillin'
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Rozi's stern by Victor Micallef
Rozi's stern
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A yellow Mediterranean jewel (Leptopsammia pruvoti)
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 8, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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Seaworm Sabellas Pallanzanii by Carlos Ortolà
Seaworm Sabellas Pallanzanii
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 20, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Spain
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gnathophyllumelegans shrimp by Carlos Ortolà
gnathophyllumelegans shrimp
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date posted posted: Monday, September 19, 2016
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jellifish by Scozio Salvatore
jellifish
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