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Flatworm in
By Rico Besserdich
posted Friday, November 4, 2011
90 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

Man at work.....
By Babula Mikulova
posted Tuesday, April 10, 2012
72 votes

Patrol Boat 119 - I took this shot 13 minutes after this new shipwreck touched oceans ground. Lots of dirt & dust clouds....the ship's stern was totally covered by a sand cloud that time. Ambient light shot, converted to B/W.
By Rico Besserdich
posted Tuesday, June 28, 2011
71 votes
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search and recovery by Patrik Engstrom
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date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Malta
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A blennius
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date posted posted: Friday, August 29, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Spain
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Yellow blennius
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date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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Jellyfish on the sky by Marc Grau
Jellyfish on the sky
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Font Estramar by Mathieu Foulquié
Font Estramar
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date posted posted: Yesterday
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea France
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The same cratena
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Cratena-peregrina
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date posted posted: Yesterday
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
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[:b:]Felimare picta[:/b:] by Francesco Pacienza
Felimare picta
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date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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Shrimp Sliema Malta by Patrik Engstrom
Shrimp Sliema Malta
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Sepiola (Thau lagoon) by Mathieu Foulquié
Sepiola (Thau lagoon)
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Playing with Tokina 10-17 by Francesco Pacienza
Playing with Tokina 10-17
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Purple and Yellow (Leptopsammia pruvoti on sponge)
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date posted posted: (6 days ago)
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date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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Portrait of Anthias anthias
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Crawling with umbrella (Cratena peregrina)
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Yellow gem (Leptopsammia pruvoti)
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Parazoanthus axinellae (polyps closed)
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Close encounter by Kasia Cylwik
Close encounter
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Pont d'en Gil cave
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[:b:]Seahorse[:/b:] by Francesco Pacienza
Seahorse
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"THE BOW" by Walter Bassi
"THE BOW"
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[:b:]MedSea[:/B:] by Francesco Pacienza
MedSea
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[:b:]Spacecraft[:/B:] by Francesco Pacienza
Spacecraft
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[:b:]With elegance on waves[:/b:] by Francesco Pacienza
With elegance on waves
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date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
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mediterranean anthias
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date posted category: Macro - swimming
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Sean McGahern taking a nap during the world record 2013 l... by Patrik Engstrom
Sean McGahern taking a nap during the world record 2013 longest salt warm water dive 2013...almost 50 hours
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Fireworm minding its own business by Tolga Baloglu
Fireworm minding its own business
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[:b:]I am[:/b:] by Francesco Pacienza
I am
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