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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Atlantic (European coastal)

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yellow anemones on black coral wips
By Claudia Weber-Gebert
posted Monday, January 4, 2016
140 votes

cave entrance at El HIerro
By Claudia Weber-Gebert
posted Friday, March 4, 2016
117 votes

Taken in Sesimbra.
By Elia Correia
posted Wednesday, November 11, 2009
97 votes

Blue and green!
By Elia Correia
posted Tuesday, November 10, 2009
95 votes

Anemone!
By Elia Correia
posted Friday, November 13, 2009
93 votes

Sea star probably eating a sea urchin.
By Elia Correia
posted Sunday, November 15, 2009
91 votes

Basking sharks are truly amazing animals. We know so little about their life cycles, international protection is needed not just in the UK. Increased international protection for all sharks is paramount.
By Kirk Mottershead
posted Thursday, August 4, 2011
91 votes

Anemones!
By Elia Correia
posted Saturday, November 14, 2009
89 votes

Taken in Sesimbra.
By Elia Correia
posted Thursday, November 12, 2009
88 votes

snail
By Matic Mikec
posted Monday, August 8, 2011
88 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Atlantic (European coastal)

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Tompot blenny (Parablennius gattorugine) - Picture take... by Gary Carpenter
Tompot blenny (Parablennius gattorugine) - Picture taken in Kenmare Bay, Ireland.
shortlistedShortlisted!
15 Votes
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Long-spined sea scorpion (Taurulus bubalis) - Picture tak... by Gary Carpenter
Long-spined sea scorpion (Taurulus bubalis) - Picture taken in Dunmanus Bay, Ireland.
10 Votes
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"Listening the music"
The photoshoot was done at the Condesito wreck, 18m deep, Tenerife Island, Spain
6 Votes
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Red or Portuguese Blenny (Parablennius ruber) - Picture t... by Gary Carpenter
Red or Portuguese Blenny (Parablennius ruber) - Picture taken in Kenmare Bay, Ireland.
5 Votes
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Close encounter
5 Votes
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Spiny squat lobster (Galathea strigosa) - Picture taken... by Gary Carpenter
Spiny squat lobster (Galathea strigosa) - Picture taken in Kenmare Bay, Ireland.
6 Votes
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Blue shark
10 Votes
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A trumpet fish I saw on a dive in Tenerife . by Graham Watters
A trumpet fish I saw on a dive in Tenerife .
9 Votes
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Look into my eyes - Rock Goby (Gobius paganellus) - Pictu... by Gary Carpenter
Look into my eyes - Rock Goby (Gobius paganellus) - Picture taken in Kenmare Bay, Ireland.
9 Votes
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A very friendly Tompot blenny (Parablennius gattorugine) ... by Gary Carpenter
A very friendly Tompot blenny (Parablennius gattorugine) and diver - Taken on today's dive in Kenmare Bay Ireland.
11 Votes
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A lovely view of the ocean from the coast of the Azores, ... by David Gilchrist
A lovely view of the ocean from the coast of the Azores, Portugal.
5 Votes
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Compass jellyfish (Chrysaora hysoscella) - Picture taken ... by Gary Carpenter
Compass jellyfish (Chrysaora hysoscella) - Picture taken in Bantry Bay, Ireland.
6 Votes
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A reluctant model. This Juvenile Dusky Grouper was hiding... by David Gilchrist
A reluctant model. This Juvenile Dusky Grouper was hiding under a rock and I had to hold camera in place, under the rock, to obtain this portrait
6 Votes
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A rainbow Wrasse swimming in the waters of an small isle ... by David Gilchrist
A rainbow Wrasse swimming in the waters of an small isle formed from the rim of a volcano.
5 Votes
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Eagle Rey
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Great colors and composition, not to forget the perfect pose of the model
28 Votes
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Surfing
14 Votes
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Greater Pipefish (Syngnathus acus) - Picture taken in B... by Gary Carpenter
Greater Pipefish (Syngnathus acus) - Picture taken in Bantry Bay Ireland
11 Votes
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Atlantic spotted dolphins by Daniel Strub
Atlantic spotted dolphins
16 Votes
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Hanging on - Crab (Inachus sp) on Snakelocks anemone (Ane... by Gary Carpenter
Hanging on - Crab (Inachus sp) on Snakelocks anemone (Anemonia viridis) - Original picture taken in Dunmanus Bay, Ireland.
17 Votes
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Blue shark, Azores by Daniel Strub
Blue shark, Azores
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17 Votes
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Hogfish by Daniel Strub
Hogfish
12 Votes
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Tompot blenny (Parablennius gattorugine) - Picture taken ... by Gary Carpenter
Tompot blenny (Parablennius gattorugine) - Picture taken in Kenmare Bay, Ireland.
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13 Votes
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Scareface - blue shark with deep cuts in the face by Daniel Strub
Scareface - blue shark with deep cuts in the face
13 Votes
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Blue Shark, Pico by Daniel Strub
Blue Shark, Pico
shortlistedShortlisted!
16 Votes
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Common prawn (Palaemon serratus) - Picture taken in Kenma... by Gary Carpenter
Common prawn (Palaemon serratus) - Picture taken in Kenmare Bay, Ireland
12 Votes
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Dogfish or Smallspotted Catshark (Scyliorhinus canicula) ... by Gary Carpenter
Dogfish or Smallspotted Catshark (Scyliorhinus canicula) Picture taken in Bantry Bay Ireland.
2 Votes
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Happy to see you - 
Tompot Blenny (Parablennius gattorug... by Gary Carpenter
Happy to see you -
Tompot Blenny (Parablennius gattorugine) - Picture taken in Kenmare Bay, Ireland.
11 Votes
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