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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The South China Sea (2)

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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

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

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
69 votes

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

Jellyfish & Sun Ray. Taken in Redang, with Canon Ixus750
By Joe Teo
posted Friday, July 10, 2009
66 votes

This charming little Red-Papulose Gymnodoris (Gymnodoris rubropapillosa) is one of the predator nudibranchs that hunts down and eats other nudibranchs. ..¸><((((º>·.¸.·´¯`·...¸><((((º>·..Canon G9 & Inon UCL-165 macro lens
By Brian Mayes
posted Sunday, August 10, 2008
65 votes

This is the Mirror effect of a friendly and curious Batfish couple! Taken in Perhentian Islands, Malaysia, on the Secret Wreck alias Fish Heaven Dive site.
By Cynthia Campbell
posted Saturday, June 11, 2011
65 votes
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Swirl by Ponnie J
Swirl
7 Votes
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Bobtail Squid by Raj Prasad
Bobtail Squid
2 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 31, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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Painted Frogfish by Maziar Momtazi
Painted Frogfish
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, March 30, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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Lovely Cuttle fish .
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date posted posted: Monday, March 23, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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"No one is free, even the birds are chained to the sky." ... by Stefan Follows
"No one is free, even the birds are chained to the sky." Bob Dylan. Longfin Batfish - Platax teira. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso200-f13-1/60-Lightroom/SilverEfex
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"It's A Trap!" Longfin Batfish - Platax teira. Sail Rock,... by Stefan Follows
"It's A Trap!" Longfin Batfish - Platax teira. Sail Rock, Gulf of Thailand, EM5-Oly 60mm-1/250-f5.6-iso100-Inon D2000
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 22, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: South China Sea Thailand
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I am watching you.
Karma Chameleon. Varicose Wart Slug - Phyllidiella nigra.... by Stefan Follows
Karma Chameleon. Varicose Wart Slug - Phyllidiella nigra. Sail Rock, Gulf of Thailand, EM5-Oly 60mm-1/160-f3.2-iso200-Inon D2000
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, March 21, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: South China Sea Thailand
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Is there any other way .. ? Ang Thong, Thailand-EM5-Lumix... by Stefan Follows
Is there any other way .. ? Ang Thong, Thailand-EM5-Lumix 8mm-1/125-f8-iso400- click here
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So Long, and Thanks for All the Fish ... Sail Rock, Thail... by Stefan Follows
So Long, and Thanks for All the Fish ... Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso400-f6.3-1/125-Lightroom/SilverEfex
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Should I Stay or Should I Go Now ... ? Nudibranch - Hypse... by Stefan Follows
Should I Stay or Should I Go Now ... ? Nudibranch - Hypselodoris sp. Samran, Gulf of Thailand, EM5-Oly 60mm-1/160-f2.8-iso200-Inon D2000-Inon UCL 165-h2o tools+5 x2
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date posted posted: Wednesday, March 18, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: South China Sea Thailand
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All for one ... ! Longfin Batfish - Platax teira. Sail Ro... by Stefan Follows
All for one ... ! Longfin Batfish - Platax teira. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso200-f10-1/60
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General Grievous. Longfin Batfish - Platax teira. Sail Ro... by Stefan Follows
General Grievous. Longfin Batfish - Platax teira. Sail Rock, Gulf of Thailand, EM5-Oly 60mm-1/250-f5.6-iso100-Inon D2000
3 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, March 16, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: South China Sea Thailand
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Allan, Allan, Allan, Allan ... ! Blenny - Parablennius sp... by Stefan Follows
Allan, Allan, Allan, Allan ... ! Blenny - Parablennius sp. Chaloklum, Gulf of Thailand, EM5-Oly 60mm-1/250-f5.6-iso100-Inon D2000-Inon UCL 165-h2o tools +5x2
8 Votes
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Confirmation Bias. Chevron Barracuda - Sphyraena qenie. S... by Stefan Follows
Confirmation Bias. Chevron Barracuda - Sphyraena qenie. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso200-f6.3-1/100
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Worlds Apart. Longfin Batfish (juvanile) - Platax teira. ... by Stefan Follows
Worlds Apart. Longfin Batfish (juvanile) - Platax teira. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso200-f18-1/160-Lightroom & Silver Efex
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, March 13, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: South China Sea Thailand
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"It a long road and there no turning back" Ang Thong, Tha... by Stefan Follows
"It a long road and there no turning back" Ang Thong, Thailand-EM5-Lumix 8mm-1/80-f8-iso800
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, March 12, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: South China Sea Thailand
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Squat Lobster in Crinoid, Dumaguete, Philippines.
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, March 12, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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My friend and I are cleaning house. Dumaguete philippines.
Shrimp Goby with its house mate.
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, March 12, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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Philippines - Cebu - Moalboal - Pescador Island - Cathedral dive through - freediver Ken Kiriyama
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, March 11, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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Philippines - Cebu - Moalboal - Coral Reef
6 Votes
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Philippines - Cebu - Moalboal - Pescador Island - Coral Reef
3 Votes
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Philippines - Cebu - Moalboal - Lion Fish
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That awesome flying feeling whilst ascending yet it's the... by Daniel Douglas
That awesome flying feeling whilst ascending yet it's the critical part for a freediver/spearo as risk of b/o is high in these zones. As always, never freedive alone.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 10, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: South China Sea Malaysia
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Back at "The Rock' Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-... by Stefan Follows
Back at "The Rock' Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso200-f11-1/160--Inon D2000x2-SilverEfex
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 10, 2015
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nudis of survivor island.
Nikon D300 with Nexus Housing.... by Rudy Matt
nudis of survivor island.
Nikon D300 with Nexus Housing. nikkor macro lens 60mm
single inon strobe z-240
F1/125 S16 iso 1.01
Dive site: Asmara Point, pulau tiga resort
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34 Votes
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Stairway ... !

Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-i... by Stefan Follows
Stairway ... !
Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso200-f8-1/250-Inon D2000x2
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date posted posted: Monday, March 9, 2015
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