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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Pacific (11)

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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

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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On The HMCS Columbia
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 13, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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Frog close up
25 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 10, 2014
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
view portfolio more shots by Alejandro Topete
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True power from a top predator
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14 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 8, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
view portfolio more shots by Rasmus Raahauge
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Blenny in Home, Acapulco Mexico
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 8, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Young player
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 8, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
view portfolio more shots by Raoul Caprez
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Maui, cute brown fish and pretty coral... by Alison Ranheim
Maui, cute brown fish and pretty coral...
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 6, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Nice and friendly Mola Mola off the Coast of California near Catalina Island
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 6, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Octopus in the Reef
27 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, September 5, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific Costa Rica
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Out of this world!!! by Joe Donne
Out of this world!!!
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 4, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Fiji
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"Standing out in a Crowd" by Alison Ranheim
"Standing out in a Crowd"
1 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 1, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Manta's by Stuart Ganz
Manta's
3 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 1, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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The dance of the sea star
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 31, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
view portfolio more shots by Philippe Brunner
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Porcupine Fish, Maui. by Alison Ranheim
Porcupine Fish, Maui.
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 31, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Warty Seastar
Puget Sound, WA, U.S.A. by Tom Radio
Warty Seastar
Puget Sound, WA, U.S.A.
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 30, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Hawaiian eel, Honolua Bay, Maui. by Alison Ranheim
Hawaiian eel, Honolua Bay, Maui.
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, August 29, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Moorea, French Polynesia by Frédérique Legrand
Moorea, French Polynesia
9 Votes
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Tiny colorful disguise
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24 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 27, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Hawaiian Triggerfish by Alison Ranheim
Hawaiian Triggerfish
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 26, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Videographer at work by Stuart Ganz
Videographer at work
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, August 25, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Eye decoration (old Green turtle eye - Chelonia mydas)
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It takes a moment to understand what's going on here. This is a perfect example for shooting large objects with close-up lenses to produce un-orthodox images.
37 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, August 25, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Time to drink the air (upside down picture)
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 24, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Time to go back home ...
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 24, 2014
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Hermit crab with a barnacle
Seattle, WA, U.S.A. by Tom Radio
Hermit crab with a barnacle
Seattle, WA, U.S.A.
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 23, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Tularia bractea in ambient light only, the strobe sync ca... by Daniel Poloha
Tularia bractea in ambient light only, the strobe sync cable failed me that day.
2 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, August 22, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Pacific New Zealand
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Red Sand Beach, Maui by Alison Ranheim
Red Sand Beach, Maui
3 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, August 22, 2014
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Monk Seals are solitary and always look for companionship or prey.
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 21, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Tag Teaming White Sharks.
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 21, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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