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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

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
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

Thelenota ananas
Was shot at sapi reef borneo
By Rudy Matt
posted Friday, January 23, 2015
68 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
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Leaf Scorpion Fish. Nikonos V 1:2 extension tubes
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, April 17, 2009
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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amphipiron percula by Paolo Guico
amphipiron percula
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, April 17, 2009
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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Saw the Kentrodoris rubescens nudibranch while doing my s... by Paz Maria De Vera-Santos
Saw the Kentrodoris rubescens nudibranch while doing my safety stop near the Cathedral buoy.
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, April 16, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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giant clam, looks like a... ah-hem..... Casio exilim ex z... by Andrew Macleod
giant clam, looks like a... ah-hem..... Casio exilim ex z 1200
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, April 16, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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Vivid Nembrotha species grazing. Nikpnps 5 1:2 extension tubes.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 15, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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2 Nudi's mating. Atlantis Resort Puerto Galera.
Nikonos V 1:2 extension tube
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, April 13, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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not a great photo, but i wanted to test the round frame. ... by Andrew Macleod
not a great photo, but i wanted to test the round frame. Canon G10
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, April 13, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
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Yawning Lionfish by Paz Maria De Vera-Santos
Yawning Lionfish
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 12, 2009
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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Chromodoris kuniei. This nudibranch was raising and lowering its mantle in the current. G9/Ikelite DS160/UCL165.
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Nudi Art taken with Canon 400D/Hugyfot
35 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, April 11, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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Flamboyant Cuttlefish Strike. This cuttlefish was hunting under the ledge. Right before he would strike, his colors would get really bright and then he would attack. G9/Ikelite DS160.
28 Votes
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Dumageute, D300, 105mm, no crop by Larry Polster
Dumageute, D300, 105mm, no crop
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, April 9, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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2 Hypselodoris Bullockii, Nha Trang, Vietnam by Caroline Istas
2 Hypselodoris Bullockii, Nha Trang, Vietnam
34 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, April 9, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: South China Sea Vietnam
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I am a sucker for green eyes. Canon G10 internal strobe o... by Andrew Macleod
I am a sucker for green eyes. Canon G10 internal strobe only. 2.2 digital teleconverter function used
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, April 9, 2009
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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Pygmy Seahorse (Hippocampus bargibanti). G9/Ikelite DS160/UCL165.
34 Votes
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Super Macro Size Stiliger Aureomarginatus. Length 4mm. WA... by Ng Steven
Super Macro Size Stiliger Aureomarginatus. Length 4mm. WARNING! Can cause eye strain when trying to focus.
Canon G10, Inon Macro triple stack. Inon Strobe with focus lights otherwise vitually impossible to get clear shots. Fast critter too.
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 8, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: South China Sea Malaysia
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Just the two of them.. actually there was a third. Taken ... by Andrew Macleod
Just the two of them.. actually there was a third. Taken on my first dive with the new G10, still figuring it out though.
27 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 8, 2009
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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this nudibranch is mimicing softcoralpolyps .... amazing !!!
Taken with Canon 400D/Hugyfot
18 Votes
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An amazing nudibranch - Phyllodesmium koehleri. G9/Ikelite DS160/UCL165.
21 Votes
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I am not sure what this is, so i may have mis-catagorised... by Andrew Macleod
I am not sure what this is, so i may have mis-catagorised it... still testing the G10
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, April 7, 2009
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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Unusual maroon and yellow spotted nudi, could not find it name.
NikonosV 1:2 extension tube
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, April 6, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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looking from the tail towards the eyes of a scorpion fish... by Andrew Macleod
looking from the tail towards the eyes of a scorpion fish - unusual angle... NO CROPPING Canon G-10
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, April 6, 2009
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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Anomone Crab on the underside of a closed Anomone. The underside of the Anomone is very pretty. Nikonos V 1:2 extension tube.
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 5, 2009
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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Big Frogfish portrait. Notice the lure in the top right. Anilao. G9/Ikelite DS160/UCL165.
31 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, April 4, 2009
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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With my new G10... still getting the hang of it... by Andrew Macleod
With my new G10... still getting the hang of it...
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, April 4, 2009
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A tiny goby perched on a black tube coral. by Paz Maria De Vera-Santos
A tiny goby perched on a black tube coral.
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, April 4, 2009
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sunset signs of end of day...home for dinner, guys.
Cano... by Ng Steven
sunset signs of end of day...home for dinner, guys.
Canon G10
17 Votes
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