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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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Small fish.... big Kisss!! by Alberto D'este
Small fish.... big Kisss!!
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 30, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Smile Little Lezard Fish..... :O) ......
24 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 29, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Lion fish portait by Victor Tabernero
Lion fish portait
32 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 29, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mozambique
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Manta rey in cleaning station, Ari atoll 
 by Alberto D'este
Manta rey in cleaning station, Ari atoll
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Mellow Yellow

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an unusal stcked shoal Allen - I'm guessing they were hovering in a current?
28 Votes
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Blennie? Taken on the bow of the Conference wreck just of... by James Mcmahon
Blennie? Taken on the bow of the Conference wreck just off Mindarie (Perth, Western Australia).
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 29, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Bornella anguilla.  Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia.  Ca... by Ross Gudgeon
Bornella anguilla. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 40D, Kenko 1.4X teleconverter & Canon 100 macro.
30 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 29, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Shallow water, strobes turned off, D70, Sigma 14mm by Larry Polster
Shallow water, strobes turned off, D70, Sigma 14mm
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A little cleaning schrimp... :O) .....
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 28, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Lion Fish, Pterois volitans
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 28, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Could you just get this bit back here?  Parrotfish being ... by Ross Gudgeon
Could you just get this bit back here? Parrotfish being attended by a Cleaner Wrasse. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 20D & Canon 60 macro.
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 28, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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A Macro Shot of an eye of a nurse Shark...:O) ....
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 27, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Manta cleaning station, Sea Queen liveaboard just ouside ... by Larry Polster
Manta cleaning station, Sea Queen liveaboard just ouside of Male. 15' natural light, 14 mantas swiming in our bubbles
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Whitespotted boxfish, male...Southern Atoll, Maldives by Larry Polster
Whitespotted boxfish, male...Southern Atoll, Maldives
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Mexichromis macropus trying to hold on to some algae as t... by Ross Gudgeon
Mexichromis macropus trying to hold on to some algae as the tide turns and the current increases. Exmouth Gulf, Western Australia. Canon 20D, Canon 100 macro & Woody's dioptre.
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, September 26, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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No fet fish!! by Alberto D'este
No fet fish!!
30 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, September 26, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Pomacanthus semicirculatus
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 25, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mozambique
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cleaner shrimp looking like a piece of jewelery by Geoff Spiby
cleaner shrimp looking like a piece of jewelery
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 24, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Ragged tooth shark in Aliwal Shoal east coast. by Justin Barker
Ragged tooth shark in Aliwal Shoal east coast.
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 24, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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A Saddled Puffer (Canthigaster valentini) portrait. Could... by Andrea Lughi
A Saddled Puffer (Canthigaster valentini) portrait. Could you imagine more colours?
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 23, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Sardines Run-2008 by Sergiy Glushchenko
Sardines Run-2008
26 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 23, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Cleaning time....
27 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 23, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Whale Shark  off Sodwana  free diving. by Justin Barker
Whale Shark off Sodwana free diving.
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 23, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Tip of Seastar arm.  Exmouth Gulf, Western Australia.  Ca... by Ross Gudgeon
Tip of Seastar arm. Exmouth Gulf, Western Australia. Canon 20D, Canon 100 macro, Tamron 2X teleconverter & Woody's dioptre.
33 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 23, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
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A clownfish resting in his soft bed... by Andrea Lughi
A clownfish resting in his soft bed...
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33 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 22, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Black Tips
25 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 22, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Orange blenny.They are quite long when free swimmng,head ... by Louwrens De Lange
Orange blenny.They are quite long when free swimmng,head probably about 10% of body length
13 Votes
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