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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Pacific (11)

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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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half-and-half photo (split shot) of reef sharks; Nikon D3... by Frank Schneider
half-and-half photo (split shot) of reef sharks; Nikon D3, Nikkor f 2.8/14-24mm Zoom, Seacam housing, two Seacam flash Digital 150, all settings manual
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votes: 18
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Half and half photo (Half-and-half, split shot) of reef s... by Frank Schneider
Half and half photo (Half-and-half, split shot) of reef sharks
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votes: 15
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That's where that goby spends his life on!
votes: 11
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date posted posted: Friday, January 3, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Pacific United States
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nemo by Ahmet Caglar
nemo
votes: 15
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date posted posted: Friday, January 3, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific Malaysia
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It rained divers!
votes: 11
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 2, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Diver in the suface, Las Estacas Mexico
votes: 17
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 2, 2014
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Very sandy "Yellow Frog Fish" at "Utility Landing Craft" ... by Robert Fleckenstein
Very sandy "Yellow Frog Fish" at "Utility Landing Craft" wreck, Oahu, Hawaii. Nikonos V, Kodak 100 slide film.
votes: 14
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 2, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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nemos by Ahmet Caglar
nemos
votes: 6
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 2, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific Malaysia
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Juvenile flying fish by Jeff Milisen
Juvenile flying fish
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Very well taken and Beautiful subject.
votes: 33
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 1, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Pinnacle diving the wonderful Kona side of the Big Island... by Robert Fleckenstein
Pinnacle diving the wonderful Kona side of the Big Island, Hawaii. Nikonos V, 15 mm, no artificial light.
votes: 9
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 1, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Longhorn Decorator on Giant Plumrose Anemones
votes: 13
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 1, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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Christmas Lionfish by Carla Mcelroy
Christmas Lionfish
votes: 5
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 31, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Palau
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Sweetlips up Close
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votes: 37
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 31, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Chromodoris
votes: 17
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 31, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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After my strobe flooded I was left shooting the rest of t... by Robert Fleckenstein
After my strobe flooded I was left shooting the rest of the roll without artificial light. Found this Star Fish and took a shot. Taken along the most wonderful Kona side of "the Big Island" Hawaii. Nikonos V, 15 mm, and Kodak 100 film.
votes: 6
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 31, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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black and white sea horse. :) Happy new year! by Chloé Marechal
black and white sea horse. smile Happy new year!
votes: 5
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date posted posted: Monday, December 30, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Divers on the wreck of Fishing boat, Beqa Lagoon, Viti Le... by Robin Nagy
Divers on the wreck of Fishing boat, Beqa Lagoon, Viti Levu, Fiji. The visibility was sensational allowing me to take a wide angle photo of the whole scene.
votes: 10
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date posted posted: Monday, December 30, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Pacific Fiji
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Interaction between a Green Turtle and the rare Hawaiian Monk Seal are not common. This young female enjoyed the company of an older turtle.
votes: 17
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 29, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Limacia cockerelli, rhinophore study by Pat Gunderson
Limacia cockerelli, rhinophore study
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votes: 21
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 28, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Waiting for the rest of the party who were doing their safety stop.
votes: 10
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 28, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Divers snorkel with Mola Mola - Catalina Island
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votes: 20
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 28, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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A large population of Manta Rays has been documented to r... by Annemarie Kramer
A large population of Manta Rays has been documented to regularly come to the Isla Plata on Ecuador's coast during summer months. Scientists have identified hundreds of individuals using photo identification and the count continues...
votes: 13
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 28, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Giant Pacific Octopus
Seattle, WA, U.S.A.
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votes: 20
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date posted posted: Friday, December 27, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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The anatomy of a breaking wave. This image shows the vortices of energy released as a wave breaks. The vortices last a tiny fraction of a second before the whole wave collapses into a foam ball.
Runner Up - worthy of note but not a medal winner - an equal 4th place if you like! Runner Up 2013

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votes: 32
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 26, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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- Get you under my wings -
Eagle ray (Aetobatus ocellatu... by Reinhard Arndt
- Get you under my wings -
Eagle ray (Aetobatus ocellatus), Landslide, Wolf Island, Galápagos
votes: 11
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 26, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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This Whale Shark circles as we observe its entangled in a... by David Valencia
This Whale Shark circles as we observe its entangled in a thick fishing line. The line, wrapped around the midsection, was deeply embedded in the whale shark's skin and must have been there for some time. The shark was later cut free.
votes: 21
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 26, 2013
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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A rare squadron of Giant Pacific Manta Rays. These giants... by David Valencia
A rare squadron of Giant Pacific Manta Rays. These giants measure 18 ft. from wingtip to wingtip. This special day the mantas were chasing each other in a playful frenzy.
votes: 13
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