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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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See through Popcorn/anemone shrimp-called the DM over and... by Louwrens De Lange
See through Popcorn/anemone shrimp-called the DM over and she could not understand me calling her for an anemone until I showed her the photo :-)
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, October 7, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Shark Ambient by Victor Tabernero
Shark Ambient
30 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 6, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Orange cup coral. Canon 40D, SIGMA 50mm MACRO by Alexander Nikolaev
Orange cup coral. Canon 40D, SIGMA 50mm MACRO
70 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 6, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Manta taken on Bikini Reef, Sodwana Bay.
28 Votes
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Diver observing a Napoleon Wrasse, Cheilinus undulatus, (... by Robin Nagy
Diver observing a Napoleon Wrasse, Cheilinus undulatus, (aka Humphead Maori Wrasse, Blue-tooth Groper, Giant Wrasse), Maldives
20 Votes
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Goldie fish (male) by Victor Tabernero
Goldie fish (male)
32 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 5, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mozambique
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Moridilla brockii.  Ningaloo Reef, Western Austraia.  Can... by Ross Gudgeon
Moridilla brockii. Ningaloo Reef, Western Austraia. Canon 40D, Canon 100 macro & Woody's dioptre
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29 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 5, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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TWIX. Sweet couple of lizardfishes. Canon 40D, SIGMA 50mm... by Alexander Nikolaev
TWIX. Sweet couple of lizardfishes. Canon 40D, SIGMA 50mm MACRO.
26 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 4, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Rather inquisitive Raggie, taken at Raggies Cave, Aliwal Shoal
29 Votes
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Please make these pesky things go away.  Whitetip Reef Sh... by Ross Gudgeon
Please make these pesky things go away. Whitetip Reef Shark getting a good going over by a couple of cleaner wrasse. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia, Canon 20D & Tamron 90 macro
36 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 4, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
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Scorpion fish (scorpaenopsis venosa)
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 4, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Blenny. Canon 40D, SIGMA 50mm MACRO. by Alexander Nikolaev
Blenny. Canon 40D, SIGMA 50mm MACRO.
30 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, October 3, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Honeycomb Cod giving me the evil eye.  Ningaloo Reef, Wes... by Ross Gudgeon
Honeycomb Cod giving me the evil eye. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 20D, Canon 100 macro & Tamron 2X teleconverter
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39 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, October 3, 2008
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A pretty rarely seen Pineapple Fish taken on Aliwal Shaol
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 2, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Would you like some fish? by Alexander Nikolaev
Would you like some fish?
17 Votes
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Portrait of Striped Threefin.  Ningaloo Reef, Western Aus... by Ross Gudgeon
Portrait of Striped Threefin. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 20D, Canon 100 macro, Tamron 2X teleconverter & Woody's dioptre
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 2, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
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Giant Clamp close-up by Victor Tabernero
Giant Clamp close-up
40 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 1, 2008
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The best imitation I have ever seen of Donatello...the Ninja turtle!
27 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 1, 2008
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Lucky hunter. Canon 40D. by Alexander Nikolaev
Lucky hunter. Canon 40D.
27 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 1, 2008
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Photographer vs Videographer... by Nicholas Samaras
Photographer vs Videographer...
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 1, 2008
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Deep Throat, a Cleaner Wrasse tickling the tonsils of a B... by Ross Gudgeon
Deep Throat, a Cleaner Wrasse tickling the tonsils of a Black Tip Fusilier. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 20D & Canon 100 macro
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28 Votes
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The Eye :O) ......
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nice patterned eye-shot abstract Michel
30 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 30, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
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Huge Potato Bass with Diver in the back ground taken with Sony W17 C.D.C. using ambient light.
29 Votes
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Olive Sea Snake.  Bundegi Reef, Western Australia.  Canon... by Ross Gudgeon
Olive Sea Snake. Bundegi Reef, Western Australia. Canon 40D & Canon 100 macro.
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35 Votes
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Small fish.... big Kisss!! by Alberto D'este
Small fish.... big Kisss!!
21 Votes
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Smile Little Lezard Fish..... :O) ......
24 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 29, 2008
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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
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