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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Pacific (15)

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Tu prenais du plaisir
A faire des ronds dans l'eau... ;=)
By Bonduel Tanguy
posted Friday, December 2, 2011
137 votes

Spanish Shawl Nudibranch at Point Dume, Malibu.
By Sevag Mehterian
posted Tuesday, December 20, 2011
114 votes

Inspired by nearby competition, this male humpback put some serious power into this series of forward lunges. In 7 years of whale watching, I had never seen a lunge like this from this angle. Taken with a canon 350d and 70-300 lens.
By Tyania Diffin
posted Wednesday, May 31, 2006
93 votes

Nautilus pompilius.
Taken at LIFOU island, New Caledonia, in night dive.
Very rare prehistorycal animal who lives very deep, so i had a chance to meet it
By Antonio Pastorelli
posted Monday, March 17, 2008
93 votes

SHARKS
By Pedro L Burguera
posted Friday, January 25, 2008
91 votes

Overwater Bungalows-Moorea
By Frank Greco
posted Thursday, June 7, 2007
88 votes

This image was taken in Guadalupe Islanda in October 2008 using a Nikonos RS with a 20-35mm lens.  THs film I used was Fuji Velvia 100 speed, f8 at approximately 125.  Color corrected in photoshop CS.
By Steven Kl Smith
posted Tuesday, December 16, 2008
84 votes

Green Sea Turtle, South Kohala Coast, Hawaii - 2007 AUG 06
By Gus Saldana
posted Wednesday, December 5, 2007
82 votes

Red Eye Frog Costa Rica
By Doris Vierkoetter
posted Friday, October 28, 2011
82 votes

Ship wreck off Orchid Island, Taiwan.
By Steve Kuo
posted Thursday, December 28, 2006
81 votes
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Peacock flounder close-up - Amazing Camouflage by Jeff Ma
by: Jeff Ma
Peacock flounder close-up - Amazing Camouflage
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 31, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Kelp Crab
Puget Sound, WA, U.S.A.
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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THE flight
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 29, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
view portfolio more shots by Raoul Caprez
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Red tiny face to face
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35 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 29, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Turtle Cleaning Station.  Mala Pier, Maui, HI by Jeff Ma
by: Jeff Ma
Turtle Cleaning Station. Mala Pier, Maui, HI
13 Votes
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10,000 right eyes
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 27, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
view portfolio more shots by Matthew Fischbach
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Dive spirit Fakarava dive center, north pass of Fakarava ... by Cangemi Paul
Dive spirit Fakarava dive center, north pass of Fakarava Atoll
16 Votes
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Hairy Triton looking over it's eggs
Puget Sound, WA, U.S.A.
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 26, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Ribbed Medusa
Puget Sound, WA, U.S.A.
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Great shot, a classic book cover
44 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 26, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Mala Pier, Maui, HI - Divers swimming with green sea turt... by Jeff Ma
by: Jeff Ma
Mala Pier, Maui, HI - Divers swimming with green sea turtles.
9 Votes
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opalescent sea slug
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, July 25, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Pacific United States
view portfolio more shots by Jeremy Axworthy
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Honolua Bay, Maui by Alison Ranheim
Honolua Bay, Maui
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 24, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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this is what the tide pool creatures see when you stick a... by Dale Kobetich
this is what the tide pool creatures see when you stick a GoPro or two in thier home
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 23, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific United States
view portfolio more shots by Dale Kobetich
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Whale Shark in Darwing
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 22, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
view portfolio more shots by Alejandro Topete
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Mouthfull by Els Van Den Borre
Mouthfull
Runner Up - worthy of note but not a medal winner - an equal 4th place if you like! Runner Up 2014

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Will make an excellent postcard , well done.
45 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 22, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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The mermaid and the stingray
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A very special shot, splendid choice to make it B&W.
48 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 22, 2014
date posted category: Fashion
date posted location: Pacific French Polynesia
view portfolio more shots by Christian Coulombe
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turban snail newport morning by Dale Kobetich
turban snail newport morning
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Wow, every beginning photographer should take a close look at this composition. All the rules, perfectly met in one shot.
62 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 21, 2014
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Skeleton Shrimp
Puget Sound, WA, U.S.A.
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 21, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific United States
view portfolio more shots by Tom Radio
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These Unicorn Fish I saw in Maui, I believe this is Honol... by Alison Ranheim
These Unicorn Fish I saw in Maui, I believe this is Honolua Bay. They are definitely some of my favorite fish anywhere!
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 20, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Galapagos Islands
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 15, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
view portfolio more shots by Eduardo Acevedo
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Shark and school of Barracudas
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 14, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
view portfolio more shots by Alejandro Topete
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Tall-Top Jelly
Puget Sound, WA, U.S.A.
Runner Up - worthy of note but not a medal winner - an equal 4th place if you like! Runner Up 2014

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17 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 14, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Dendronotus frondosus peeking over a kelp leaf.
Puget Sound, WA, U.S.A.
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 12, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Big Sur coast, California. by Henry Schmitz
Big Sur coast, California.
16 Votes
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El Morro de Puerto Vallarta, excelente lugar
22 Votes
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Turtle in the rocks
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 7, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Art of Flight
Three consecutive images stitched into a panorama.
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34 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 6, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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