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

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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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Colourful crab of some sort - no cropping
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 8, 2009
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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Imperior Shrimp riding the nudi taken @ Mainid, Anilao with Canon 400/Hugyfot
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 8, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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Beautiful Nudi on a night dive in Anilao. Species? G9/DS160s/Stacked Inon UCL165s.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 8, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
view portfolio more shots by Richard Witmer
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Mating Nudi's.  Found in Anilao.  Big Nudi's couldn't qui... by Stephen Holinski
Mating Nudi's. Found in Anilao. Big Nudi's couldn't quite fit the frame with 2x Inon UCL165 closeup lenses (may have been 1 only for this shot, I am forgetting)! Dual sea and sea strobes.
32 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 7, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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Bit of an abstract
29 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 7, 2009
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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taken at Mainid, Anilao, Batangas with Canon 400D/Hugyfot
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Hypselodoris maculosa. Anilao. G9/DS160s/Inon UCL165.
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date posted posted: Monday, July 6, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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Canon G10, no closeup lenses....big Spanish Dancer.  Beau... by Stephen Holinski
Canon G10, no closeup lenses....big Spanish Dancer. Beautiful...no partner shrimp this time though. Taken in Anilao
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 6, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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welcoming committee - sea snake taken on my very first dive in the Philippines.
34 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 6, 2009
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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Giant Mantis Shrimp eyes.  Canon G10, 2xInon UCL165, 2x S... by Stephen Holinski
Giant Mantis Shrimp eyes. Canon G10, 2xInon UCL165, 2x Sea and Sea Strobes. Taken in Anilao.
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 5, 2009
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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This one looks like a puppy smile Chromodoris willani in Anilao. G9/Ikelite DS160/UCL165.
29 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 5, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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nudi capital Anilao ...
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Attention! Sweetlips all in a row. Kapalai, Malaysia by Fatt Chuen Foo
Attention! Sweetlips all in a row. Kapalai, Malaysia
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 5, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: South China Sea Malaysia
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Cuttlefish Eye.  Slight (10-15%) crop.  Canon G10, 2xUCL1... by Stephen Holinski
Cuttlefish Eye. Slight (10-15%) crop. Canon G10, 2xUCL165 lenses, Sea and Sea Ys110a and YS27DX Strobes!
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 4, 2009
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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Pinnacle of another Jelly Fish!!! by James Ong
Pinnacle of another Jelly Fish!!!
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 4, 2009
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: South China Sea Malaysia
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Caloria Indica in Anilao. G9/DS160/Inon UCL 165.
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Big fat nudi in Anilao.  Canon G10, dual Inon UCL165, dua... by Stephen Holinski
Big fat nudi in Anilao. Canon G10, dual Inon UCL165, dual sea and sea strobes.
24 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, July 3, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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2 shrimps on a seastar, Nha Trang, Vietnam by Caroline Istas
2 shrimps on a seastar, Nha Trang, Vietnam
36 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 2, 2009
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: South China Sea Vietnam
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face to face. Canon G10 Anilao. by Andrew Macleod
face to face. Canon G10 Anilao.
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 2, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
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Mantis Shrimp in its burrow.  Canon G10, 2x Inon UCL165 c... by Stephen Holinski
Mantis Shrimp in its burrow. Canon G10, 2x Inon UCL165 closeup lenses, Dual sea and sea strobes. Anilao!
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 2, 2009
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Bubble Shell on a night dive in Anilao.  Canon G10, dual ... by Stephen Holinski
Bubble Shell on a night dive in Anilao. Canon G10, dual Inon closeup lenses, and sea and sea strobes. Shot is slightly cropped (didn't zoom in enough and had is vignette slightly!)
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 30, 2009
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Pinnicle of a Jelly Fish. Pulau Redang. Canon G10. by James Ong
Pinnicle of a Jelly Fish. Pulau Redang. Canon G10.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 30, 2009
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: South China Sea Malaysia
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I'm not sure it was eating or contributing... anyway, it ... by Derrick Lim
I'm not sure it was eating or contributing... anyway, it was a really tiny creature. Photo Capture by Canon G9 with INON single strobe and macro lens. Full frame, no cropping.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 30, 2009
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Frogfish on Moray beach, Nha Trang, Vietnam. by Caroline Istas
Frogfish on Moray beach, Nha Trang, Vietnam.
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date posted posted: Monday, June 29, 2009
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: South China Sea Vietnam
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This spiny devilfish was well camouflaged until it moved.... by Paz Maria De Vera-Santos
This spiny devilfish was well camouflaged until it moved. Upon closer inspection there were two of them, the other one was smaller and it had a different color. The smaller one was following the bigger one every time it moved.
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date posted posted: Monday, June 29, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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Mimic Octopus portrait.  Canon G10, 2xInon closeup lenses... by Stephen Holinski
Mimic Octopus portrait. Canon G10, 2xInon closeup lenses, Sea and Sea Strobes. Taken in Anilao
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date posted posted: Sunday, June 28, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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Hypselodoris Bullockii with buddy on his nose. by Caroline Istas
Hypselodoris Bullockii with buddy on his nose.
Bronze Medal Bronze Medal 2009
Third place Monthly HotShots
Final RoundThrough to 2009 awards final round judging

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niiiice!
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date posted posted: Saturday, June 27, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
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