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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Micronesia

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Entries to the annual contest close 31st December 2014

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The Rock Islands in Micronesia as seen from the air.The Islands are made up of Limestone so they slowly erode over the years. What a beatifull country with fantasic and friendly people and diving that is out of this world.
By Rick Ouellette
posted Tuesday, November 17, 2009
130 votes

Beautifull but deadly stonefish waiting in camo to ambush it's prey. came upon this fish at 65ft on a wall in Ulong Chanell in Palau,Micronesia.
By Rick Ouellette
posted Sunday, November 15, 2009
105 votes

Manta photographer
By Daniel Flormann
posted Friday, December 9, 2011
96 votes

shark pair
By Daniel Flormann
posted Sunday, December 11, 2011
77 votes

Nikon D2Xs, Zoom f4/12-24 mm, Seacam Housing w. Seacam Seaflsh 150 TTL (manual setting) and Seacam Mini 100 (manual setting); 1/125 s, f13, ISO 200. Model: Leda
By Frank Schneider
posted Monday, October 4, 2010
56 votes

'ABSTRACT' Often I am captivated with the colours, textures and shapes of our coral kindoms - beyond the sheer beauty of its free-swimming inhabitants as this image attempts to demonstrate. Housed Nikon F; 55mm auto-micro Nikkor lens.
By Rick Tegeler
posted Saturday, September 30, 2006
49 votes

Near the bow gun on the Fujikawa Maru, I found this beautiful coral so I asked my buddy to swim to the other side and look back. Canon ixus 100 and single inon d2000 strobe.
By Jackie Campbell
posted Saturday, May 8, 2010
48 votes

'MAUVE' Yes... there really is such a colour. From the Hotel Continental on Truk - true colour. Impossible to improve on Ma Nature. Nikon F; 24mm lens. Enjoy!
By Rick Tegeler
posted Thursday, October 12, 2006
47 votes

Thanks Bill Acker from www.mantaray.com for the beautiful Manta and thanks to my model, Leda. - Camera: Nikon D3X, Nikon 24-70/f.2.8
By Frank Schneider
posted Saturday, October 2, 2010
45 votes

Emily Flying Boat-Engine in corals-Truk Lagoon
By Richard Goluch
posted Thursday, February 7, 2008
44 votes
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Inside the bow section of the Japanese destroyer Oite in ... by Haydn Salvas
Inside the bow section of the Japanese destroyer Oite in Truk. One of the Odyssey dive guides was coming the other way and managed to take this shot of him modelling with the fan.
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On the deck of the Katsuragisan Maru when I looked under ... by Haydn Salvas
On the deck of the Katsuragisan Maru when I looked under a sheet of metal only to find this guy chilling out!
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Diving on the Shinkoku Maru in Truk when we came across a... by Haydn Salvas
Diving on the Shinkoku Maru in Truk when we came across a male and female Leopard sharks courting when two other male sharks came in and all hell broke loose!
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Micronesia
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Ray of light entering the shower block on the Gosei Maru ... by Neil Tinmouth
Ray of light entering the shower block on the Gosei Maru - Truk Lagoon
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 21, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Micronesia
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I shoot this photo on Yap, dive site Vertigo.
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date posted posted: Monday, March 10, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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A beautiful pair of Longfin Bannerfish - Heniochus acuminatus, Truk (Chuuk) Lagoon
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date posted posted: Monday, March 3, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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The 'Betty Bomber', Truk Lagoon. Mitsubishi G4M (or "Type 1 land-based attack aircraft")
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 22, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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My friend in the background flooded his camera and watche... by Peter Allinson
My friend in the background flooded his camera and watched us take pictures, phot of anemonefish
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 12, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Shark with Hook
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 4, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Philippine Sea Micronesia
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Shark with hook
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date posted posted: Monday, February 3, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Philippine Sea Micronesia
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Mike posing for the camera
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date posted posted: Monday, February 3, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Philippine Sea Micronesia
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Vertigo
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 2, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Philippine Sea Micronesia
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Black  tip reef shark by Steve Laycock
Black tip reef shark
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 2, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Cruising grey reef shraks by Steve Laycock
Cruising grey reef shraks
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 2, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Yap Caverns
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 2, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Philippine Sea Micronesia
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Mandarin Portrait
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 1, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Micronesia
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Gas masks on board Fujikawa MAru by Steve Laycock
Gas masks on board Fujikawa MAru
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date posted posted: Friday, January 24, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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leaf fish by Steve Laycock
leaf fish
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date posted posted: Friday, January 24, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Curious sharks by Steve Laycock
Curious sharks
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date posted posted: Friday, January 24, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Juvenile blue spotted ray hiding by Steve Laycock
Juvenile blue spotted ray hiding
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 22, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Manta Catching the sun by Steve Laycock
Manta Catching the sun
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 22, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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More MAnta by Steve Laycock
More MAnta
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 21, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Manta by Steve Laycock
Manta
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 21, 2014
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Gas mask on board Fujikawa Maru by Steve Laycock
Gas mask on board Fujikawa Maru
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 19, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Fujikawa Maru by Steve Laycock
Fujikawa Maru
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 19, 2014
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date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Gas mask and sake bottle, Kiyosumu Maru by Steve Laycock
Gas mask and sake bottle, Kiyosumu Maru
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 18, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Bow gun of the Fujikawa Maru , truck by torpedo, at 14.20... by Steve Laycock
Bow gun of the Fujikawa Maru , truck by torpedo, at 14.20 on 17 February 1944 - in operation Hailstone and went down the following morning. An amazing wreck
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 18, 2014
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