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Oceanic Blacktip, taken at Aliwal shoal. Extreme close-up, coming from the darkness!
By Kris Davies
posted Thursday, October 13, 2016
144 votes

Raggy tooth shark, taken at the 'Cathedral' South Africa.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, November 21, 2016
133 votes

Goliath Grouper, snapped moments before he tried to eat my strobe. Taken in Mozambique, Pacific Ocean.
By Kris Davies
posted Wednesday, January 25, 2017
132 votes

Oceanic Black-tip piercing through a bubble stream of a diver below. Taken at Aliwal shoal.
By Kris Davies
posted Wednesday, March 8, 2017
110 votes

Leafy Sea Dragon (Fetzendrachenfisch) , Australia - South Australia - Kangaroo Island
By Ralf Levc
posted Saturday, May 20, 2006
109 votes

Leopard Shark, relaxing at the 'Pinnacle' Mozambique.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, March 27, 2017
97 votes

This shot was taken during this years annual sardine migration. I had removed my strobes due to the backscatter and forgot to add weight, i was sat on the surface whilst my friends were seeing an awesome ball below, i was lucky to nail this shot.
By Paul Cowell
posted Monday, August 9, 2010
96 votes

Tortue verte
Mayotte
By Belec Antoine
posted Wednesday, September 9, 2009
92 votes

Estuarine Cod and Cleaner Wrasse. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 50D & Tokina 10-17
By Ross Gudgeon
posted Friday, June 12, 2009
90 votes

For the remoras this big manta was a nice place to take a ride to somewhere else.
By Esteban Toré
posted Wednesday, January 14, 2009
89 votes
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batfish/spadefish 60mm canon 350D
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 22, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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a very different type of sand castle.
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Near Wreck by Sergiy Glushchenko
Near Wreck
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Stretching mantis.
23 Votes
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Net by Sergiy Glushchenko
Net
11 Votes
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Karin and Manta.
39 Votes
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some cleaning going on. 60mm macro
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 19, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Soldiers by Sergiy Glushchenko
Soldiers
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Bornella-anguilla
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A very red hermit crab under the Ammo Jetty, Perth Wester... by Tammy Gibbs
A very red hermit crab under the Ammo Jetty, Perth Western Australia
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 18, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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ready for a teeth job
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57 Votes
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reef scene - maldives 10-17mm Tokina
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 17, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Taken @ Rottness Island -Perth's Island playground -Weste... by Dave Baxter
Taken @ Rottness Island -Perth's Island playground -Western Blue Devil
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A telesto coral nudibranch taken under the Ammo Jetty, so... by Tammy Gibbs
A telesto coral nudibranch taken under the Ammo Jetty, south of Fremantle in Perth, WA.
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these titans have always liked me, this one especially letting me get to within 6 inches of his eye. 60mm macro
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 15, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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found on telesto coral -Ammo Jetty Perth WA - ;-) by Dave Baxter
found on telesto coral -Ammo Jetty Perth WA - ;-)
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 14, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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blue lined snapper
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 14, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Tropical sole taken in Sodwana, normally rather skittish but this guy humoured us. Lightened picture to bring out the Blue. Shot at 5.6/125/Sony Internal Flash
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taken @ 3 mile reef north of Perth Western Australia by Dave Baxter
taken @ 3 mile reef north of Perth Western Australia
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 12, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Persian Gulf Life 3 by Hamid Shamsi
Persian Gulf Life 3
17 Votes
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Persian Gulf Life 2 by Hamid Shamsi
Persian Gulf Life 2
10 Votes
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Bull Shark  and crew by Justin Barker
Bull Shark and crew
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 11, 2009
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mozambique
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Goby on Sponge, Nikon D70S, 105mm, DS160 by Alberto D'este
Goby on Sponge, Nikon D70S, 105mm, DS160
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Basket star on noble coral. Taken at Crossroads reef in P... by Anthony Wooldridge
Basket star on noble coral. Taken at Crossroads reef in Port Elizabeth with a Sony W300
13 Votes
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Aquarium by Sergiy Glushchenko
Aquarium
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Aquafresh
15 Votes
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