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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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[:b:]Details of the thorns of Martasteria seastar[:/b:] by Francesco Pacienza
Details of the thorns of Martasteria seastar
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date posted posted: Yesterday
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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Nudi portrait by Pietro Cremone
Nudi portrait
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Details of Martasterias sea star by Pietro Cremone
Details of Martasterias sea star
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[:b:]Walking on spitfire[:/b:]
Polycera quadrilineata by Francesco Pacienza
Walking on spitfire
Polycera quadrilineata
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The rock by Pietro Cremone
The rock
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Star by Pietro Cremone
Star
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[:b:]Brushstrokes of color[:/b:] by Francesco Pacienza
Brushstrokes of color
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CRATENA PEREGRINA by Garcia Patrick
CRATENA PEREGRINA
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date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Greece
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[:b:]Smile[:/b:]
Xyrichtys novacula by Francesco Pacienza
Smile
Xyrichtys novacula
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date posted category: Macro - swimming
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[:b:]It's not a bottle, it's my home[:/b:] by Francesco Pacienza
It's not a bottle, it's my home
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[:b:]Jewels of the sea[:/b:] by Francesco Pacienza
Jewels of the sea
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16 Votes
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Dendrodoris limbata by Mathieu Foulquié
Dendrodoris limbata
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date posted location: Mediterranean Sea France
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A giant doris by Giroudon Jean-Pierre
A giant doris
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date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Spain
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Tylodina looking for a yellow sponge in winter. by Giroudon Jean-Pierre
Tylodina looking for a yellow sponge in winter.
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jelly belly
Flabellina by Claudia Weber-Gebert
jelly belly
Flabellina
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Cave Hermit by Pietro Cremone
Cave Hermit
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Dream sea flower (No PS) by Pietro Cremone
Dream sea flower (No PS)
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look into my eyes.......
big grouper coming near by Claudia Weber-Gebert
look into my eyes.......
big grouper coming near
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Chromodoris annulata by Yoav Lavi
Chromodoris annulata
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very first underwater fashion shooting by Anthony Smith
very first underwater fashion shooting
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[:b:]Janolus cristatus while lays eggs.[:/b:] by Francesco Pacienza
Janolus cristatus while lays eggs.
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16 Votes
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Glass worm by Yoav Lavi
Glass worm
13 Votes
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baby oysters; another view (Thau lagoon) by Mathieu Foulquié
baby oysters; another view (Thau lagoon)
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date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
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Kratena peregrina,Italy, Sardegna, Capo Coccia, La Madonn... by Bart Pszczolkowski
Kratena peregrina,Italy, Sardegna, Capo Coccia, La Madonnina cavern
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gasteropode conchigliato by Scozio Salvatore
gasteropode conchigliato
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Cratena with eggs by Edouard Chéré
Cratena with eggs
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last breath by Scozio Salvatore
last breath
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