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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Celebes Sea (9)

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Crock..
Canon 350D. Patima housing, single external plash. 
F1/160 S16. Exp -2. WB cloudy.
Dive location roach reef resort, twu Sabah.
By Rudy Matt
posted Sunday, February 1, 2015
86 votes

Can anyone identify this Nudie? I was told by the guide after shooting it, that he had never seen one and it could possibly be a an undiscovered species? Any ideas? Taken off Mabul Island
By Kris Davies
posted Thursday, November 24, 2016
77 votes

Platax boersii
By Raoul Caprez
posted Wednesday, September 3, 2008
74 votes

Baby turtle just released at sunset, carried away by a wave. Sangalaki, Indonesia. Nikon D200 with 10.5mm lens and 2 Inon strobes under water.
By Erika Antoniazzo
posted Monday, September 1, 2008
70 votes

Jawfish, Bunaken
By Doug Anderson
posted Thursday, February 21, 2008
69 votes

Nudibranch - Chromodoris kunei
Manado, Indonesia
By Ken Thongpila
posted Sunday, October 9, 2011
67 votes

Baby turtle on the beach trying to crawl out of its egg.
By Erika Antoniazzo
posted Wednesday, September 3, 2008
62 votes

Close Up Shallow DOF Shot - Whip Goby
By William Loke
posted Monday, January 30, 2012
61 votes

Harlequin shrimp on blue sea star.

Have fun watching.
By Uwe Schmolke
posted Wednesday, September 4, 2013
61 votes

The goby. Nikon D100, 105 macro, two S&S strbo. Lankayan 2005
By Marchione Giacomo
posted Friday, June 23, 2006
61 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Celebes Sea

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Rhinopias – size ca. 3 cm
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"Small but heavily armed" - The Fiddler Crab
8 Votes
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"Nice bouquet" - designed by Mother Nature
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 26, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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Sceleton shrimp with baby -
wonder if this is showing how sceletons giving birth
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 26, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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In the spotlight - a blenny protecting eggs
14 Votes
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"Come closer, I'll tell you a secret" ;-) - Map Pufferfish (Arothron mappa)
13 Votes
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porcelain crab
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Three's company
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mesmeric
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date posted posted: Friday, October 23, 2015
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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In March 2012 I made this image of a sea turtle using a f... by Jeff Schweitzer
In March 2012 I made this image of a sea turtle using a fan coral as a window, off Sipadan, Sabah, Malaysia. Canon G11 in a Patima housing.
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 15, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Celebes Sea Malaysia
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L A Y I N G - E G G S
Doto fragilis (Dotidae)
Pom Pom I... by Irwin Ang
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Doto fragilis (Dotidae)
Pom Pom Island (Sabah), Malaysia. March 2015
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Candy cowry
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 10, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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Minute Filefish with attitude
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20 Votes
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I C U
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A cute little clown frogfish at the Lembeh Resort house reef
10 Votes
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M O T O T I
13 Votes
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Robust Ghost Pipefish in unusually beautiful green colours
13 Votes
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White Eyed Moray
9 Votes
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Golden Cowfish
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28 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 3, 2015
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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The search for a mate.... by Luke Gordon
The search for a mate....
8 Votes
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Monday blues @ Sipadan Island, Malaysia by Daniel Douglas
Monday blues @ Sipadan Island, Malaysia
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 29, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Celebes Sea Malaysia
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Squat Shrimp by Volker Lonz
Squat Shrimp
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Great pose and excellent tones on this pic
21 Votes
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Schoolbathing. The resident jackfish in Sipadan catching some rays
10 Votes
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Emperor shrimp on seacucumber by Volker Lonz
Emperor shrimp on seacucumber
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25 Votes
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Jorunna parva, pastel colours and a nice little shrimp...... by Luke Gordon
Jorunna parva, pastel colours and a nice little shrimp......can you see it..?
3 Votes
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Snooted juvenile puffer at night by Luke Gordon
Snooted juvenile puffer at night
9 Votes
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Whiteface Waspfish....why so grumpy!? by Luke Gordon
Whiteface Waspfish....why so grumpy!?
13 Votes
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