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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Pacific (20)

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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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Manta Ray in the deep, Islas Revillagigedo Mexico
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, November 8, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Fishball in a kelp forest @ Channel Islands, US
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date posted posted: Monday, November 4, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Red fire goby, Port Vila by Benita Vincent
Red fire goby, Port Vila
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date posted posted: Tuesday, October 29, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Vanuatu
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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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after molting, this shrimp started swimming around. a perfect model...
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 9, 2013
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Topshell Monterey Bay Ca. by Dave Difiore
Topshell Monterey Bay Ca.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 5, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Pink clown fish, Port Vila by Benita Vincent
Pink clown fish, Port Vila
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 31, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Vanuatu
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Barracuda School, Galapagos Ecuador
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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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Colorfull Nudibranch, Puerto Vallarta Mexico
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 7, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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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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My Drift Diving instructor drift diving during the drift ... by Robert Fleckenstein
My Drift Diving instructor drift diving during the drift diving portion of my Advanced Class. Oahu, Hawaii
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 7, 2013
date posted category: Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Just Reef in Morro, Puerto Vallarta Mexico
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20 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 3, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Blenny Scare, Acapulco Mexico
27 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 28, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Fish School, Maui, Hawaii, 2013. by Robert Fleckenstein
Fish School, Maui, Hawaii, 2013.
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, November 8, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
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Sea Cucumber Feeding by James Smith
Sea Cucumber Feeding
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date posted posted: Monday, November 4, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific United States
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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!
17 Votes
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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 "Sea Tiger Wreck" off Kewalo Basin, near Honolulu, Oa... by Robert Fleckenstein
The "Sea Tiger Wreck" off Kewalo Basin, near Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii.
Michael, Tech Diver, my Wreck Diver Instructor, encountering inquisitive Green Turtle. From about 95 feet, Nikonos V, Kodak 100VS film, 20mm WA lens, natural light. 2013.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 6, 2013
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Pacific United States
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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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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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Colors of the Pacific, Puerto Vallarta México
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 5, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Can't resist the Sea Whip Goby by Benita Vincent
Can't resist the Sea Whip Goby
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 2, 2013
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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
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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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WW II Corsair Wreck off Hawaii Kai, Oahu, Hawaii, 2013,
... by Robert Fleckenstein
WW II Corsair Wreck off Hawaii Kai, Oahu, Hawaii, 2013,
107 feet at sand. Blue Water, Garden Eels, Frog Fish, and large Octopus. Humpback Whale slowly circled us and the airplane just as we started to ascend.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 5, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Pacific United States
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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.
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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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