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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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baby clown by Benita Vincent
baby clown
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 3, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Vanuatu
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Perhaps those that were offended by the image of me huggi... by William Goodwin
Perhaps those that were offended by the image of me hugging a grouper I have worked to protect will prefer images of dead fish, like this ono (wahoo) I caught with a handline while sailing off Baja California
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date posted posted: Tuesday, October 29, 2013
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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King Angel Fish, Puerto Vallarta Mexico
30 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 24, 2013
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Juvenile cuttlefish
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date posted posted: Friday, October 18, 2013
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Fiji
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This is an undescribed pelagic octopus we observed on a b... by Jeff Milisen
This is an undescribed pelagic octopus we observed on a blackwater dive off the coast of Kona, Hawaii. These dives are known for offering up creatures that even seasoned divers have never seen.
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Great shot of a very unique creature. Impressive.
31 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 3, 2013
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date posted location: Pacific United States
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Amphiprion pose
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date posted posted: Monday, October 28, 2013
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Fiji
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Shark with fishes, Galapagos Ecuador
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, October 22, 2013
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Beautifull Reef, Puerto Vallarta Mexico
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 17, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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This anemone shrimp was tired of it's old skin! by Benita Vincent
This anemone shrimp was tired of it's old skin!
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 30, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Vanuatu
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Close up, Soft Coral, Chuuk Lagoon-Night Dive
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 24, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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The abstract beauty of tunicates
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date posted posted: Friday, October 18, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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'In your face' Curious soldierfish, Chuuk Lagoon
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date posted posted: Friday, November 1, 2013
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Grunt Sculpin
Seattle, WA, U.S.A.
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 26, 2013
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific United States
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two surgeon fish hiding away from the current by Alistair Bygrave
two surgeon fish hiding away from the current
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 21, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Can't resist the Sea Whip Goby by Benita Vincent
Can't resist the Sea Whip Goby
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 2, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Vanuatu
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Lonely coral bush with its inhabitants in murky bay by Daniel Poloha
Lonely coral bush with its inhabitants in murky bay
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 28, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Tonga
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Shark Angel close up, Acapulco Mexico
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 21, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Just Reef in Morro, Puerto Vallarta Mexico
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 3, 2013
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Blenny Scare, Acapulco Mexico
27 Votes
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Daisy anemone
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 23, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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sun play by Daniel Flormann
sun play
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 17, 2013
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Pink clown fish, Port Vila by Benita Vincent
Pink clown fish, Port Vila
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 31, 2013
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date posted location: Pacific Vanuatu
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Barracuda School, Galapagos Ecuador
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 24, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Leatherjacket Parika scaber by Daniel Poloha
Leatherjacket Parika scaber
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 19, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific New Zealand
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Red fire goby, Port Vila by Benita Vincent
Red fire goby, Port Vila
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, October 29, 2013
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Spirit of the Lagoon, Chuuk (Truk)
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 24, 2013
date posted category: Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Clown doris (Ceratosoma amoena) by Daniel Poloha
Clown doris (Ceratosoma amoena)
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date posted posted: Friday, October 18, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Pacific New Zealand
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