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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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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Mediterranean Sea

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Cratena peregrina by Edouard Chéré
Cratena peregrina
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date posted posted: 16:09 CST Today (3 hours ago)
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea France
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Flabellina,beautifull violet nudibranch captured in north... by Bart Pszczolkowski
Flabellina,beautifull violet nudibranch captured in north west of Sardegna, Alghero near Falco cave
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date posted posted: 05:23 CST Today (14 hours ago)
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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[:b:]Bursatella under the sun[:/b:] by Francesco Pacienza
Bursatella under the sun
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date posted posted: Yesterday
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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oysters by Mathieu Foulquié
oysters
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date posted posted: Yesterday
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea France
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dead calm by Mathieu Foulquié
dead calm
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marine biologist in an oyster farm by Mathieu Foulquié
marine biologist in an oyster farm
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date posted posted: Yesterday
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea France
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Eriphia verrucosa (Thau lagoon) by Mathieu Foulquié
Eriphia verrucosa (Thau lagoon)
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date posted posted: (2 days ago)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea France
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Sphaeroma on Zostera eelgrass leaf by Mathieu Foulquié
Sphaeroma on Zostera eelgrass leaf
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date posted posted: (2 days ago)
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea France
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Oyster farm in Thau lagoon by Mathieu Foulquié
Oyster farm in Thau lagoon
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date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea France
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baby oysters by Mathieu Foulquié
baby oysters
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date posted posted: (3 days ago)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
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oyster farm by Mathieu Foulquié
oyster farm
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date posted posted: (3 days ago)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea France
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Eriphia verrucosa (Thau lagoon oyster farm) by Mathieu Foulquié
Eriphia verrucosa (Thau lagoon oyster farm)
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date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea France
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diplodus sp by Oscar Miralpeix
diplodus sp
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date posted posted: (3 days ago)
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Spain
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who's watching me now..........
Octopus close up - Franc... by Claudia Weber-Gebert
who's watching me now..........
Octopus close up - France, mediterrarnean sea
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date posted posted: (6 days ago)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea France
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[:b:]Lady violet[:/b:] by Francesco Pacienza
Lady violet
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date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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cratena peregrina by Garcia Patrick
cratena peregrina
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date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Greece
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Flame shell
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date posted posted: (last week)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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[:b:]Partial focusing[:/b:] by Francesco Pacienza
Partial focusing
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date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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waving .... tentacles of an anmone B/W by Claudia Weber-Gebert
waving .... tentacles of an anmone B/W
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Malta - Gozo by Michal Sevecek
Malta - Gozo
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cleaning station... moray eal, France - mediterranean sea by Claudia Weber-Gebert
cleaning station... moray eal, France - mediterranean sea
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date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
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octo by Cigdem Caglar
octo
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Polybius henslowii (Morocco) by Mathieu Foulquié
Polybius henslowii (Morocco)
18 Votes
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date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Morocco
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little friend by Cigdem Caglar
little friend
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[:b:]Climber in diagonal[:/b:] by Francesco Pacienza
Climber in diagonal
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12 Votes
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eye of an octopus by Cigdem Caglar
eye of an octopus
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shrimp by Cigdem Caglar
shrimp
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date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Cyprus
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