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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The South China Sea (75)

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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

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

This charming little Red-Papulose Gymnodoris (Gymnodoris rubropapillosa) is one of the predator nudibranchs that hunts down and eats other nudibranchs. ..¸><((((º>·.¸.·´¯`·...¸><((((º>·..Canon G9 & Inon UCL-165 macro lens
By Brian Mayes
posted Sunday, August 10, 2008
65 votes

This is the Mirror effect of a friendly and curious Batfish couple! Taken in Perhentian Islands, Malaysia, on the Secret Wreck alias Fish Heaven Dive site.
By Cynthia Campbell
posted Saturday, June 11, 2011
65 votes

Fire
By Paul Ng
posted Wednesday, November 16, 2011
63 votes

Turtle
By Caroline Istas
posted Wednesday, April 1, 2009
62 votes
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tiny mini crawling fishy, laid still for 5 minutes b4 get... by Ng Steven
tiny mini crawling fishy, laid still for 5 minutes b4 getting this shot. Canon G9, twin Inon Macro, Z240
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 23, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: South China Sea Malaysia
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Back to Tioman Island again, cute little fella on soft co... by Derrick Lim
Back to Tioman Island again, cute little fella on soft coral. Capture by Canon G9 with INON single strobe and macro len.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 23, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: South China Sea Malaysia
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A crab taking a ride in a passing jellyfish. Off Bicol in... by Andrew Macleod
A crab taking a ride in a passing jellyfish. Off Bicol in the Philippines. Casio zx1200
50 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 23, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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This tiny hairy crab that measures only a few millimeters... by Robert Christie
This tiny hairy crab that measures only a few millimeters in size was perched for just a moment on top of a piece of coral on a reef off Anilou, Philippines.
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date posted posted: Monday, September 22, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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Free Swimming Jelly fish. Canon G9, Inon Z240 by Ng Steven
Free Swimming Jelly fish. Canon G9, Inon Z240
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date posted posted: Monday, September 22, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: South China Sea Malaysia
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I know thery're the rogues of the choral, but very nice a... by Kirk Murray
I know thery're the rogues of the choral, but very nice all the same Taken with Dc500, and urpro filter
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date posted posted: Monday, September 22, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: South China Sea Malaysia
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A colony of ascidians off Apo Island in the Philippines. by Andrew Macleod
A colony of ascidians off Apo Island in the Philippines.
33 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 22, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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Looking Out from an UW Condo Balcony! Taken in Perhentian... by Edvin Eng
Looking Out from an UW Condo Balcony! Taken in Perhentian Island with Canon G9, Inon strobe and lenses.
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You need to zoom this one to appreciate the caption!
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 21, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: South China Sea Malaysia
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A moray eel approaching a Banded Coralshrimp, contemplati... by Andrew Macleod
A moray eel approaching a Banded Coralshrimp, contemplating lunch or maybe a clean. Puerto Galera, Philippines.
The colours though never cease to amaze. Casio exilim zx1200
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 21, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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Nudi with eggs ... Canon 400D/hugyfot
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 20, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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Cardinalfish from Anilao.
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29 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 20, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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Surfacing to a millpond sea with an almost cartoon panora... by Kirk Murray
Surfacing to a millpond sea with an almost cartoon panorama, Taken with Dc500
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Hairy Squat Lobster hiding in a sponge, Mabul, Malaysia by Fatt Chuen Foo
Hairy Squat Lobster hiding in a sponge, Mabul, Malaysia
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date posted posted: Friday, September 19, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: South China Sea Malaysia
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My reflection in my dive-buddy's bubbles. I use the Casio... by Andrew Macleod
My reflection in my dive-buddy's bubbles. I use the Casio Exilim ZX1200
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another clever abstract
70 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, September 19, 2008
date posted category: Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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nudi portrait ... Canon 400D/Hugyfot
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 18, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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Bumphead Wrasse, dawn dive, Sipadan, malaysia by Fatt Chuen Foo
Bumphead Wrasse, dawn dive, Sipadan, malaysia
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 18, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
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Walking boats out to sea at low tide, Perhentian Islands,... by Kirk Murray
Walking boats out to sea at low tide, Perhentian Islands, Taken with Dc500
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 18, 2008
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
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A crab taking a ride in a jelly fish by Andrew Macleod
A crab taking a ride in a jelly fish
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Nice to see this on the move. Taken with DC500 with urpro... by Kirk Murray
Nice to see this on the move. Taken with DC500 with urpro filter
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 17, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: South China Sea Malaysia
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Sipadan Water Village at dawn, taken just before my first... by Fatt Chuen Foo
Sipadan Water Village at dawn, taken just before my first dive of the day
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 17, 2008
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
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Nudi ... Canon 400D/Hugyfot
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 16, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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This Mimic Filefish was hovering on top of a huge sleepin... by Fatt Chuen Foo
This Mimic Filefish was hovering on top of a huge sleeping turtle, hence the unusual turtle shell backdrop. Uncropped image taken in Mabul, Malaysia
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 16, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
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This nudibranch hasn't been identified yet even by the ex... by Ann Benwick
This nudibranch hasn't been identified yet even by the experts.
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date posted posted: Monday, September 15, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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Taken with DC500 and Urpro filter by Kirk Murray
Taken with DC500 and Urpro filter
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Saw a few of these geometric nudibranchia, but couldn't g... by Kirk Murray
Saw a few of these geometric nudibranchia, but couldn't get a good shot until this one, Taken with DC500
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 14, 2008
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nudi ... Canon 400D/Hugyfot
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 14, 2008
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Amphiprion chrysopterus
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 14, 2008
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