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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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Giant Reef Ray. Almost 1,90m disk diameter!!! by Victor Tabernero
Giant Reef Ray. Almost 1,90m disk diameter!!!
31 Votes
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Frogfish close-up.....
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What are you doing down there?  Red-barred Rockcod.  Ning... by Ross Gudgeon
What are you doing down there? Red-barred Rockcod. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 40D & Sigma 17-70.
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28 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 14, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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A symbiotique Gobie.... :O)
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29 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 13, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Eye to eye with a young Lionfish.  Exmouth Gulf, Western ... by Ross Gudgeon
Eye to eye with a young Lionfish. Exmouth Gulf, Western Australia. Canon 20D, Canon 100 macro & Tamron 2X teleconverter
32 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 13, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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2s exposure, Fremantle Harbour, Western Australia. by Gareth Millson
2s exposure, Fremantle Harbour, Western Australia.
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Margined Coralfish.  Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia.  C... by Ross Gudgeon
Margined Coralfish. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 20D and Tokina 10-17
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date posted posted: Friday, September 12, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Raggie, Aliwal Shaol, Cathederal.
47 Votes
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Just a sea anemone with its friends...
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 11, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Sailing away... From Sanur Beach, Bali.. by Nilhan Gur
Sailing away... From Sanur Beach, Bali..
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34 Votes
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Pagurian Eyes by Alberto D'este
Pagurian Eyes
29 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 11, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Hypselodoris bullockii.  Exmouth Gulf, Western Australia.... by Ross Gudgeon
Hypselodoris bullockii. Exmouth Gulf, Western Australia. Canon 20D & Tamron 90 macro.
39 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 11, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Whale Shark and Mantas. Baa Atoll, Maldives. Olympus SP35... by Christian Loader
Whale Shark and Mantas. Baa Atoll, Maldives. Olympus SP350, Inon fisheye lens.
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32 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 11, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
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This pic was taken on pinnacles reef off  Ponto . by Justin Barker
This pic was taken on pinnacles reef off Ponto .
33 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 10, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mozambique
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Whip Coral Goby taken on the Nebo, Aliwal Shoal. Came out a little different with some really basic changes!
51 Votes
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tiger shark dive off umkomass,durban,south africa by Parvin Dabas
tiger shark dive off umkomass,durban,south africa
41 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 10, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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A small warrior, very agressive defending its home!! by Victor Tabernero
A small warrior, very agressive defending its home!!
50 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 9, 2008
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Free
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Aaaaaaaaagh!!  What was that bright flash?  Ningaloo Reef... by Ross Gudgeon
Aaaaaaaaagh!! What was that bright flash? Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 40D, Canon 100 macro & Kenko 1.4X teleconverter.
28 Votes
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Halfmoon Butterflies, always together!! by Victor Tabernero
Halfmoon Butterflies, always together!!
32 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 8, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mozambique
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My daughter ready and waiting for an evening snorkel by Geoff Spiby
My daughter ready and waiting for an evening snorkel
27 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 8, 2008
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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PP and his Octopus.  Cocos (Keeling) Islands, Australia. ... by Ross Gudgeon
PP and his Octopus. Cocos (Keeling) Islands, Australia. Canon 20D & Tokina 12-24
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date posted posted: Monday, September 8, 2008
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Acanthurus leucosternon
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 7, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Very little baby squid during a nigth dive :O)................
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 7, 2008
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Striped Threefin, Helcogramma striata.  Ningaloo Reef, We... by Ross Gudgeon
Striped Threefin, Helcogramma striata. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 20D, 100 macro, Tamron 2X teleconverter & Woody's dioptre
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Manta. Baa Atoll, Maldives. Olympus SP350, Inon fisheye l... by Christian Loader
Manta. Baa Atoll, Maldives. Olympus SP350, Inon fisheye lens.
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 6, 2008
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Hello - Ohhhhhhhhhhhh :O)....
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