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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Pacific (20)

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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

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

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
92 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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Banyon Beach, Kona Hawaii
votes: 10
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beuty nudibranch, Puerto Vallarta Mexico
votes: 17
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date posted posted: Monday, August 5, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Mickey Mouse on holiday
votes: 9
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date posted posted: Monday, August 5, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific Philippines
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Nice killing of time during a safety stop with another gentle Jelly.
votes: 15
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date posted posted: Monday, August 5, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Nice Jellyfish met during a deep dive.
votes: 16
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date posted posted: Monday, August 5, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Blenny in red, Puerto Vellarta México
votes: 18
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 4, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Longfin Anthias from Kona by Stuart Ganz
Longfin Anthias from Kona
votes: 11
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 4, 2013
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Juvenile King Angel, Puerto Vallarta Mexico
votes: 23
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 3, 2013
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Titan Scorpionfish by Stuart Ganz
Titan Scorpionfish
votes: 11
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date posted posted: Friday, August 2, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Green Morey with 2 friends, Puerto Vallarta Mexico
votes: 17
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date posted posted: Friday, August 2, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Waiting in the Dark, Puerto Vallarta México
votes: 30
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 1, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Blenny Face, Puerto Vallarta México
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votes: 41
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 31, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Sabella spallanzanii, a pest in nz waters by Daniel Poloha
Sabella spallanzanii, a pest in nz waters
votes: 14
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 31, 2013
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific New Zealand
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Small bladders and blades from new growths on a stalk of ... by Tiffanie Pucillo
Small bladders and blades from new growths on a stalk of Giant Kelp in Catalina Island, California.
votes: 15
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 30, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Colorfull Nudibranch, Puerto Vallarta México
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votes: 22
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date posted posted: Monday, July 29, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Turtles mating, Puerto Vallarta México
votes: 25
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 28, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Pipefish by Daniel Poloha
Pipefish
votes: 17
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 28, 2013
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific New Zealand
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Great White Shark - Cal Ripfin coming in to say hello!
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votes: 29
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 24, 2013
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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This Giant Pacific Electric Ray, who is not giant at all, takes a swim above the lens giving this nice perspective underneath the ray.
votes: 17
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Giant Pacific Manta, Mexico.
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votes: 15
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date posted posted: Monday, July 22, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Props by Matthew Fischbach
Props
votes: 10
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 21, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Juvenille Wolf Eel! These younger wolf eels have the most... by Marc Damant
Juvenille Wolf Eel! These younger wolf eels have the most bright and beautiful colours. Later in life they take on a more subdued grey. This one was hiding out under some bark at about 40ft and was only about 24inches long.
votes: 18
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 20, 2013
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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Female sea lion snorted at me when I walked by.
votes: 14
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 20, 2013
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific New Zealand
view portfolio more shots by Beat J Korner
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In a lava tube air bubble I surfaced to get a glimpse when a green turtle appeared right in front of me.
votes: 12
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 20, 2013
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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A swarm of Blue and Pink Maomaos tried to hide under a submerged arch at Poor Knights Island, New Zealand.
votes: 12
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date posted posted: Friday, July 19, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Pacific New Zealand
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Sand Snake,Acapulco Mexico
votes: 22
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date posted posted: Friday, July 19, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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My diver model swam up this kelp wall and was confronted face to face with a massive scorpion fish off Poor Knights Islands in New Zealand.
votes: 16
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date posted posted: Friday, July 19, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific New Zealand
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