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Lionfish.
D300 with 60mm macro lens. Nexus housing with Inon strobe Z240 x2. S 1/250 F22 ISO 1,01
Dive site: the rock Mamutik Island Borneo
By Rudy Matt
posted Sunday, January 25, 2015
90 votes

Thelenota ananas
Was shot at sapi reef borneo
By Rudy Matt
posted Friday, January 23, 2015
88 votes

Nudibrach of sabah, borneo
By Rudy Matt
posted Tuesday, January 20, 2015
87 votes

Dive site is Bai Su at Whale Island, Vietnam. 
Taken 2010 with no strobes.
By Ricardo Gonzalez
posted Wednesday, September 15, 2010
86 votes

A crab taking a ride in a jelly fish
By Andrew Macleod
posted Thursday, September 18, 2008
81 votes

Charging Nudi. Taken in Tenggol with Canon G9, Inon Z240 & lenses. Full frame.
By Edvin Eng
posted Wednesday, April 23, 2008
79 votes

Couple from Borneo
Nikon D300, 60mm macro lens with Nexus housing. 
2 Inon strobe, f1/125 S22. Iso 1.1.0
Dive site: Ribbon eel Borneo
By Rudy Matt
posted Thursday, February 5, 2015
79 votes

My reflection in my dive-buddy's bubbles. I use the Casio Exilim ZX1200
By Andrew Macleod
posted Friday, September 19, 2008
70 votes

Imperial Shrimp (Periclimenes imperator) on a large sea cucumber. <><><><>Canon G9, full frame shot with stacked Inon UCL-165 macro lenses.
By Brian Mayes
posted Saturday, July 12, 2008
69 votes

Jellyfish & Sun Ray. Taken in Redang, with Canon Ixus750
By Joe Teo
posted Friday, July 10, 2009
66 votes
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Shine!
Variable Fangblenny - Petroscirtes Variabilis
Mae Haad, Thailand
6 Votes
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G H O S T - W R E C K 
Ghost Wreck / Fish Ball
Lang Ten... by Irwin Ang
G H O S T - W R E C K
Ghost Wreck / Fish Ball
Lang Tengah (KT), Malaysia. May 2016
7 Votes
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Gasp!
Longfin Snake Eel, - Pisodonophis cancrivorus
Mae Haad, Thailand
15 Votes
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Trumpet fish framed by wreck.
15 Votes
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Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth. Buddha
Whale Shark - Rhincodon typus (and a little PS magic wink )
Sail Rock, Thailand
11 Votes
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C I R C L I N G
Summer Bay Jetty
Lang Tengah (KT), Mala... by Irwin Ang
C I R C L I N G
Summer Bay Jetty
Lang Tengah (KT), Malaysia. May 2016
14 Votes
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Salacia
Whale Shark - Rhincodon typus
Sail Rock, Thailand
15 Votes
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Bonny
Nudibranch - Chromodoris preciosa
Chalolum, Thailand
9 Votes
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On the Wire
Sawblade Shrimp - Tozeuma armatum
Chalolum, Thailand
8 Votes
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Yellow phase - Leaf Scorpion Fish, Anilao, Philippines
13 Votes
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Too Much, Too Soon
Whale Shark - Rhincodon typus
Sail Rock, Thailand
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18 Votes
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There's always one ... !
Whale Shark - Rhincodon typus
Sail Rock, Thailand
9 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: South China Sea Thailand
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Rage Against the Machine
Nudibranch - Caloria indica
Sail Rock, Thailand
4 Votes
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thousand of silverfish envelope a diver at warp speed, th... by Jun V Lao
thousand of silverfish envelope a diver at warp speed, the juveniles go crazy whenever there is light, providing a great backdrop for slow shutter in blackwater
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10 Votes
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Hideaway ...
Coconut Octopus - Amphioctopus marginatus
Chaloklum Bay, Thailand
11 Votes
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Of Angels and Bubbles ...
Longfin Batfish - Platax teira
Sail Rock, Thailand
10 Votes
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Kenny
Summer Bay Jetty
Lang Tengah (KT), Malaysia. May ... by Irwin Ang
Kenny
Summer Bay Jetty
Lang Tengah (KT), Malaysia. May 2016
7 Votes
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W A T C H I N G

Yellow stripe scad (Selaroides leptolep... by Irwin Ang
W A T C H I N G

Yellow stripe scad (Selaroides leptolepis)
The Barge / Tokong Reef

Lang Tengah (KT), Malaysia. May 2016
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 29, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: South China Sea Malaysia
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B&W Super Macro by Kenji Cheow
B&W Super Macro
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, December 23, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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Shooting B&W super macro is not often done and I love doi... by Kenji Cheow
Shooting B&W super macro is not often done and I love doing it. Finding the right subject on the right environment and shooting it was my only task. When I saw this hairy shrimp on the algae, I knew it was my opportunity.
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9 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 20, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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Stone Fish by Edgar Despuig
Stone Fish
3 Votes
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Hanging Out. by Md Kamal Hasan A Aziz
Hanging Out.
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, December 19, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: South China Sea Malaysia
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Little yellow Goby protecting it's home
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 18, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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Lady bug inside a blue tunicate
Third place Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!
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Impressive close-up with wonderful colors and the perfect focus. What a cute little critter and a hard one to perfectly capture in a photo!
24 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 18, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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Event Horizon
Sail Rock, Thailand
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 14, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: South China Sea Thailand
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Guess who's back ... ?
Sail Rock, Thailand
14 Votes
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Slippery Slope
Sail Rock, Thailand
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, December 9, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: South China Sea Thailand
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