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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

Giant pacific manta came in for a close up. Taken at Socorro Islands.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, December 12, 2016
132 votes

Close encounter with a giant pacific Manta Ray, taken at the Socorro Islands, Mexico.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, November 7, 2016
129 votes

Big Galapagos shark, taken at Wolf island, Galapagos.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, November 14, 2016
127 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
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Yap evening splits. We lost a stop every few minutes as the sun set, call out when you notice it in your preview- it's easy to forget to change with the light.
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Maui Keiki

This baby humpback whale was showing off ... by John And Dan Cesere
Maui Keiki
This baby humpback whale was showing off in front of the West Maui Mountains.
Maui Kieki taken under NMFS permit #10018 and 895-1450 during research activities pursuant to this permit
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Stocky Hawkfish, or Po'opa'a in Hawaiian... Considered a "rockfish" and less desirable by local fisherman..."The fisherman who fools around in shallow water takes home a Po'opa'a"
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 10, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific United States
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The Nippo Maru
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Blonde on Black
I'm totally enjoying shooting U/W Fashio... by Christopher Borel
Blonde on Black
I'm totally enjoying shooting U/W Fashion. This is my third try and I feel I'm getting the technique down. Image was created 100% in camera with only minimal global adjustments in LR.
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Clock in the engine room of Rio de Janeiro Maru, Chuuk
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date posted posted: Monday, September 12, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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view portfolio more shots by Tobias Reitmayr
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Moorish Idol on Fujikawa Maru, Chuuk
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A mouthful of Red Urchin. A young Wolf Eel eating one of ... by Marc Damant
A mouthful of Red Urchin. A young Wolf Eel eating one of its favorite foods.
7 Votes
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Hey there Jack! by Alison Ranheim
Hey there Jack!
3 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 12, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Betty Bomber, Chuuk
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 7, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Medical kit inside the Heian Maru, Truk Lagoon
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Girl with Doll, CDMX Mexico
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 23, 2016
date posted category: Fashion
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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view portfolio more shots by Alejandro Topete
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Juvenile wrasse on Kensho Maru, Chuuk
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 13, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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"R2D2" inside Fujikawa Maru
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Close encounter with Mantaray, San Benedicto Mexico
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Explosion of Life!!! by Frankie Rivera
Explosion of Life!!!
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'I had a dream'
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An Eagle Ray cruises the shallows at magic hour
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Mantaray with blue, Isla Socorro Mexico
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All a Glow! An up-close of a Longfin Gunnel with a canon ... by Marc Damant
All a Glow! An up-close of a Longfin Gunnel with a canon 100mm macro and +10 diopter.
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Two birds wathing, San Benedicto Mexico
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Sunset split Blacktip Reefshark in Yap Mantafest
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Caves off the coast of Okinawa, Japan.
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 4, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Pacific Japan
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view portfolio more shots by Brooke Sippel
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Clown Fish allowed me to approach his house. by Frankie Rivera
Clown Fish allowed me to approach his house.
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 1, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Fiji
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Japanese Zero in cargo hold of Fujikawa Maru, Chuuk
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Fried Egg Jellyfish hanging in the black depths of the Pa... by Marc Damant
Fried Egg Jellyfish hanging in the black depths of the Pacific Northwest.
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Mantarays dance, Isla San Benedicto Mexico
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