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Lionfish.
D300 with 60mm macro lens. Nexus housing with Inon strobe Z240 x2. S 1/250 F22 ISO 1,01
Dive site: the rock Mamutik Island Borneo
By Rudy Matt
posted Sunday, January 25, 2015
90 votes

Thelenota ananas
Was shot at sapi reef borneo
By Rudy Matt
posted Friday, January 23, 2015
88 votes

Nudibrach of sabah, borneo
By Rudy Matt
posted Tuesday, January 20, 2015
87 votes

Dive site is Bai Su at Whale Island, Vietnam. 
Taken 2010 with no strobes.
By Ricardo Gonzalez
posted Wednesday, September 15, 2010
86 votes

A crab taking a ride in a jelly fish
By Andrew Macleod
posted Thursday, September 18, 2008
81 votes

Charging Nudi. Taken in Tenggol with Canon G9, Inon Z240 & lenses. Full frame.
By Edvin Eng
posted Wednesday, April 23, 2008
79 votes

Couple from Borneo
Nikon D300, 60mm macro lens with Nexus housing. 
2 Inon strobe, f1/125 S22. Iso 1.1.0
Dive site: Ribbon eel Borneo
By Rudy Matt
posted Thursday, February 5, 2015
79 votes

My reflection in my dive-buddy's bubbles. I use the Casio Exilim ZX1200
By Andrew Macleod
posted Friday, September 19, 2008
70 votes

Imperial Shrimp (Periclimenes imperator) on a large sea cucumber. <><><><>Canon G9, full frame shot with stacked Inon UCL-165 macro lenses.
By Brian Mayes
posted Saturday, July 12, 2008
69 votes

Jellyfish & Sun Ray. Taken in Redang, with Canon Ixus750
By Joe Teo
posted Friday, July 10, 2009
66 votes
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Coconut Octopus - Amphioctopus marginatus
Chaloklum Bay, Thailand
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date posted posted: 00:24 CST Today (19 hours ago)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: South China Sea Thailand
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Longfin Batfish - Platax teira
Sail Rock, Thailand
7 Votes
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Kenny
Summer Bay Jetty
Lang Tengah (KT), Malaysia. May ... by Irwin Ang
Kenny
Summer Bay Jetty
Lang Tengah (KT), Malaysia. May 2016
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W A T C H I N G

Yellow stripe scad (Selaroides leptolep... by Irwin Ang
W A T C H I N G

Yellow stripe scad (Selaroides leptolepis)
The Barge / Tokong Reef

Lang Tengah (KT), Malaysia. May 2016
14 Votes
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B&W Super Macro by Kenji Cheow
B&W Super Macro
12 Votes
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Shooting B&W super macro is not often done and I love doi... by Kenji Cheow
Shooting B&W super macro is not often done and I love doing it. Finding the right subject on the right environment and shooting it was my only task. When I saw this hairy shrimp on the algae, I knew it was my opportunity.
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Stone Fish by Edgar Despuig
Stone Fish
3 Votes
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Hanging Out. by Md Kamal Hasan A Aziz
Hanging Out.
7 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: South China Sea Malaysia
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Little yellow Goby protecting it's home
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Lady bug inside a blue tunicate
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Impressive close-up with wonderful colors and the perfect focus. What a cute little critter and a hard one to perfectly capture in a photo!
23 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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Event Horizon
Sail Rock, Thailand
13 Votes
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Guess who's back ... ?
Sail Rock, Thailand
14 Votes
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Slippery Slope
Sail Rock, Thailand
11 Votes
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Impression (Black arts photography) by Kelvin H.y. Tan
Impression (Black arts photography)
7 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Fashion
date posted location: South China Sea China
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Goby shot with RRM, untouched by Joseph Crowe
Goby shot with RRM, untouched
3 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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shot with rrm by Joseph Crowe
shot with rrm
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 29, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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Mama Dinah by Anna Ewa Manzel
Mama Dinah
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 28, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: South China Sea Indonesia
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Cyerce bonobis shot using rrm by Joseph Crowe
Cyerce bonobis shot using rrm
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 21, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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Ghostface Killah
Box Jellyfish - Morbakka virulenta
Sail Rock, Thailand
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 17, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: South China Sea Thailand
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S U R R O U N D I N G

Yellow stripe scad (Selaroides le... by Irwin Ang
S U R R O U N D I N G

Yellow stripe scad (Selaroides leptolepis)

Lang Tengah (KT), Malaysia. May 2016
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 15, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: South China Sea Malaysia
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Slim Slow Slider
Box Jellyfish - Morbakka virulenta
Sail Rock, Thailand
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 13, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: South China Sea Thailand
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The Dark Places
Black and Silver Cuapetes Shrimp - Cuapetes grandis
Chaloklum, Thailand
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 10, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: South China Sea Thailand
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Hometown
Sail Rock, Thailand
9 Votes
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Nudibranch : Bornella Anguilla. by Hon Ping
Nudibranch : Bornella Anguilla.
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15 Votes
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H E L L O . W O R L D 

Baby Hawksbill sea turtle (Eretm... by Irwin Ang
H E L L O . W O R L D 

Baby Hawksbill sea turtle (Eretmochelys imbricata)
Perhentian Island, Malaysia. May 2015
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12 Votes
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Accompaniment
Big Eye Snapper - Lutjanus lutjanus
Ang Thong, Thailand
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 2, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: South China Sea Thailand
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Emperor shrimp on Sea cucumber
25 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 31, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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