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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Celebes Sea (18)

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Can anyone identify this Nudie? I was told by the guide after shooting it, that he had never seen one and it could possibly be a an undiscovered species? Any ideas? Taken off Mabul Island
By Kris Davies
posted Thursday, November 24, 2016
127 votes

Crock..
Canon 350D. Patima housing, single external plash. 
F1/160 S16. Exp -2. WB cloudy.
Dive location roach reef resort, twu Sabah.
By Rudy Matt
posted Sunday, February 1, 2015
86 votes

Platax boersii
By Raoul Caprez
posted Wednesday, September 3, 2008
74 votes

Baby turtle just released at sunset, carried away by a wave. Sangalaki, Indonesia. Nikon D200 with 10.5mm lens and 2 Inon strobes under water.
By Erika Antoniazzo
posted Monday, September 1, 2008
70 votes

Jawfish, Bunaken
By Doug Anderson
posted Thursday, February 21, 2008
69 votes

Nudibranch - Chromodoris kunei
Manado, Indonesia
By Ken Thongpila
posted Sunday, October 9, 2011
67 votes

Baby turtle on the beach trying to crawl out of its egg.
By Erika Antoniazzo
posted Wednesday, September 3, 2008
62 votes

Close Up Shallow DOF Shot - Whip Goby
By William Loke
posted Monday, January 30, 2012
61 votes

Harlequin shrimp on blue sea star.

Have fun watching.
By Uwe Schmolke
posted Wednesday, September 4, 2013
61 votes

The goby. Nikon D100, 105 macro, two S&S strbo. Lankayan 2005
By Marchione Giacomo
posted Friday, June 23, 2006
61 votes
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This image was taken on a dive at Sipadan marine reserve.... by Carl Charter
This image was taken on a dive at Sipadan marine reserve. If you look closely you can just make out a huge school of jack fish in background with divers within. These turtles were breeding at time with male doing 'swim overs' for a good 10 minutes!
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Ghostpipefish
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 18, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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This photo was taken at Sipadan Island marine reserve. Th... by Carl Charter
This photo was taken at Sipadan Island marine reserve. The jackfish created a vortex that you could swim up in to. What an experience. Camera kit consisted of nikon d80, aquatica housing, nikkor 10.5mm fisheye and sea&sea ys110 and d1 strobes.
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Ghostpipefish in front of a leather coral
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"Heartwarming Encounter" - I love this guys so much...
Nabucco Nunukan, Indonesia
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 7, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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"Portrait of a Flatman" - The amazing Crocodilfish
Nabucco Nunukan, Indonesia
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 29, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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Banggai cardinalfish
15 Votes
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"Jet Drive Started"
Nabucco Nunukan, Indonesia
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28 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 4, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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Shrimp on a blue seastar
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Hairy frog fish in Lembeh
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date posted posted: Monday, November 3, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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a real tiny shrimp on a whip coral
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Anemonefish
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"Nicely Embedded" - Scorpionfish in his sleeping sponge
... by Andre Philip
"Nicely Embedded" - Scorpionfish in his sleeping sponge
Nabucco, Indonesia
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 11, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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The Submerged Anchor
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date posted posted: Tuesday, October 28, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Celebes Sea Malaysia
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Blue-ringed octopus
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Barrel sponge with cathedral light by Todd Moseley
Barrel sponge with cathedral light
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 27, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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Flying gurnard, Bunaken
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date posted posted: Monday, November 3, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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Harlequin-shrimp
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"Nemo alone at home?"
Nabucco Nunukan, Indonesia
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 29, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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"Cute Beauty" - Goniobranchus coi
Nabucco-Nunukan, Indon... by Andre Philip
"Cute Beauty" - Goniobranchus coi
Nabucco-Nunukan, Indonesia
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 9, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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"Friendly, Trusting, Lovable" - The Green Turtle
Nunukan... by Andre Philip
"Friendly, Trusting, Lovable" - The Green Turtle
Nunukan, Indonesia
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21 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 29, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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Ptereolidia Vs Plankton
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date posted posted: Tuesday, October 28, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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"Young Peppered Moray Eel"
Nabucco Nunukan, Indonesia
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 30, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
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Sea horse in Lembeh. It was lodging with a hairy frog fish but the visibility was too low to get both in - pity!
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date posted posted: Monday, November 17, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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view portfolio more shots by Elaine Wallace
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"Just one more step" - climbing Chromodoris michaeli
Nun... by Andre Philip
"Just one more step" - climbing Chromodoris michaeli
Nunukan, Indonesia
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 29, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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Colourful Tube sponges scenery in celebes sea and the blu... by Yusran Abdul Rahman
Colourful Tube sponges scenery in celebes sea and the blue starfish. Shot during golden hour where the sun near the horizon, producing a moon-like sunburst.
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"Backwards with jet drive" - the fascinating locomotion m... by Andre Philip
"Backwards with jet drive" - the fascinating locomotion method of the cuttlefish
Nabucco, Indonesia
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 2, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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