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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

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

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

Big Galapagos shark, taken at Wolf island, Galapagos.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, November 14, 2016
126 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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Hypsolladoris Bullocki (variation)
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 25, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Turtle Maui by Alison Ranheim
Turtle Maui
8 Votes
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A male Chum Salmon avoiding the nets. These salmon are al... by Luke Gordon
A male Chum Salmon avoiding the nets. These salmon are also known as dog salmon due to the large teeth the males grow during breeding season.
12 Votes
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Molokini Crater, Maui by Alison Ranheim
Molokini Crater, Maui
14 Votes
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I used a snoot to isolate only the fish.
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16 Votes
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Monterey dorid in Puget Sound by John Di Croce
Monterey dorid in Puget Sound
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The beautiful shore of Tetiaroa in French Polynesia with ... by Christopher Nowak
The beautiful shore of Tetiaroa in French Polynesia with its golden beach and stunning Porites corals
8 Votes
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"Smile!" by Alison Ranheim
"Smile!"
7 Votes
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May I help you? by John Di Croce
May I help you?
9 Votes
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Mototi hunting at night
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Excellent capture of a rare sight
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 26, 2017
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Doto with eggs
21 Votes
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Anyone home?
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12 Votes
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A portrait of a scorpion fish in Bali
14 Votes
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Bubble Coral..... by Chris Miskavitch
Bubble Coral.....
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 22, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Fiji
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Musical comedy by Christian Coulombe
Musical comedy
4 Votes
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White Lined Dirona and Lewis's Moon Snail in Puget Sound,... by John Di Croce
White Lined Dirona and Lewis's Moon Snail in Puget Sound, Washington
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A cuttlefish fish enjoys a BIG lunch that was actually lo... by Alicia Shaw
A cuttlefish fish enjoys a BIG lunch that was actually longer than he was. Take with an Olympus EM5 with 60 mm lens.
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21 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, January 27, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Ghost Pipefish up close
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19 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 19, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Bull Kelp taken in Monterey, CA. One of my favorite kelp ... by Kayvon Malek
Bull Kelp taken in Monterey, CA. One of my favorite kelp species taken on an exceptionally calm day.
11 Votes
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The giant plumose Anemone by John Di Croce
The giant plumose Anemone
11 Votes
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I Heart Turtles! by Alison Ranheim
I Heart Turtles!
14 Votes
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Mantaray with Sun Rays
25 Votes
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Under the jetty
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"Territory" by Alison Ranheim
"Territory"
8 Votes
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Humas- close up! by Alison Ranheim
Humas- close up!
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 19, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Mantaray with sun, San Benedicto México
17 Votes
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Starburst.  Calm seas, clear skies, and killer viz by Steven Miller
Starburst. Calm seas, clear skies, and killer viz
25 Votes
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