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

Female Tiger Shark,natural light, what an awesome animal!
By Roger Horrocks
posted Monday, March 6, 2006
79 votes


By Tobias Friedrich
posted Wednesday, December 14, 2011
79 votes

Amazing dolphin pod action in this years sardine run.
By Paul Cowell
posted Tuesday, August 10, 2010
76 votes

Napoleon Fish and scubagirl
By Alberto D'este
posted Friday, April 18, 2008
75 votes

Freediving with this female whaleshark in Mozambique was a stunning experience. Sea & sea MM2 ex +16mm
By Andrew Woodburn
posted Friday, February 14, 2003
70 votes
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Fish by Sergiy Glushchenko
Fish
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, March 10, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mauritius
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mud monster/freshwater crab by Gregory Grant
mud monster/freshwater crab
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, March 10, 2008
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Nikon D80 by Andy Kutsch
Nikon D80
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, March 10, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Basket Star taken at Scotsman Reef Port Elizabeth, IS0 10... by Anthony Wooldridge
Basket Star taken at Scotsman Reef Port Elizabeth, IS0 100 1/40 f2.8

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Now here's a wierd critter I don't think we've seen before
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, March 10, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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le bionde le brune by Paolo Zulli
le bionde le brune

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I wish I spoke French!
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 9, 2008
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Mantle flapping. Chromodoris geminus. Picture taken on th... by Anouk Houben
Mantle flapping. Chromodoris geminus. Picture taken on the second reef off Negombo, Sri Lanka.
32 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, March 8, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean Sri Lanka
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il rè del mare by Paolo Zulli
il rè del mare
38 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, March 8, 2008
date posted category: Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Hypselodoris bullockii. Picture taken on the second reef ... by Anouk Houben
Hypselodoris bullockii. Picture taken on the second reef off Negombo, Sri Lanka.
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, March 7, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean Sri Lanka
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Baracudas at Rasdhoo Channel by Andy Kutsch
Baracudas at Rasdhoo Channel
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, March 7, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Black tip grouper struggling with a red tooth trigger fish and dinner.
Olympus e330 and epoque twin strobes
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, March 7, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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A Basketstar photographed at Thunderbolt reef in Port Eli... by Anthony Wooldridge
A Basketstar photographed at Thunderbolt reef in Port Elizabeth, South Africa. ISO 100 1/40 f2.8
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, March 7, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Whip coral goby. Picture taken on the second reef off Neg... by Anouk Houben
Whip coral goby. Picture taken on the second reef off Negombo, Sri Lanka.
25 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, March 6, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Sri Lanka
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Green turtle on reef top by Iain Lumsden
Green turtle on reef top
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, March 6, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Nudibranch taken on the Haerlem wreck Port Elizabeth. Son... by Anthony Wooldridge
Nudibranch taken on the Haerlem wreck Port Elizabeth. Sony P8 ISO100 1/40th f2.8
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date posted posted: Thursday, March 6, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Ostracion cubicus, - love the scientific name, = cube boxfish or yellow boxfish. Taken with an Olympus E330 and twin epoque strobes
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, March 6, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Leaf Fish on HMS Royalty by Iain Lumsden
Leaf Fish on HMS Royalty
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, March 5, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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beneath the weeds  by Gregory Grant
beneath the weeds
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, March 5, 2008
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Haerlem Wreck, Port Elizabeth, ISO 100, 1\40th, f2.8  by Anthony Wooldridge
Haerlem Wreck, Port Elizabeth, ISO 100, 1\40th, f2.8
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, March 5, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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"bitten off more than it could chew"this bass had another... by Gregory Grant
"bitten off more than it could chew"this bass had another adult bass in its mouth as it swam past me,it was to big to swallow and eventually spat it out descaled
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 4, 2008
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Moray fest
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 4, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Haerlem Wreck Port Elizabeth, Iso 100 1/40 f2.8
 by Anthony Wooldridge
Haerlem Wreck Port Elizabeth, Iso 100 1/40 f2.8
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 4, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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The poor bugger lost a big claw. Harlequin shrimp, Hymeno... by Anouk Houben
The poor bugger lost a big claw. Harlequin shrimp, Hymenocera elegans.
34 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, March 3, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Sri Lanka
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Conger eel says hi! by Iain Lumsden
Conger eel says hi!
9 Votes
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a crystal clear day in the Maldives by Geoff Spiby
a crystal clear day in the Maldives
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, March 3, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Green turtle, flying through the water
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, March 3, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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yellow pufferfish. Olimpus Miju 700, no strobe
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date posted posted: Monday, March 3, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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another big bad fresh water bass in south africa by Gregory Grant
another big bad fresh water bass in south africa
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, March 3, 2008
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