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

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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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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The South China Sea

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- Sphyraena qenie Sail Rock, Thailand
shortlistedShortlisted!
23 Votes
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Heart of Gold
Tube Anemone - Cerianthus sp
Ang Thong, Thailand
14 Votes
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C L E A R 

Yellow stripe scad (Selaroides leptolepis)
... by Irwin Ang
C L E A R 

Yellow stripe scad (Selaroides leptolepis)

Lang Tengah (KT), Malaysia.
13 Votes
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M A S S I VE

Yellow stripe scad (Selaroides leptolepis)... by Irwin Ang
M A S S I VE

Yellow stripe scad (Selaroides leptolepis)
The Barge / Tokong Reef
Lang Tengah (KT), Malaysia.
11 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.
10 Votes
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Coconut octopus living in it's bottle, with his shell to pull
over the mouth of the bottle when it's needs to.
shortlistedShortlisted!
25 Votes
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OK. So, it's complicated alright!
Whale Shark - Rhincodon typus
Sail Rock, Thailand
shortlistedShortlisted!
16 Votes
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Hanger-on
Whale Shark - Rhincodon typus
Sail Rock, Thailand
17 Votes
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Sneaky
Whale Shark - Rhincodon typus
Sail Rock, Thailand
shortlistedShortlisted!
15 Votes
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Wink
Whale Shark - Rhincodon typus
Sail Rock, Thailand
12 Votes
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JellyMan
Jellyfish - Thysanostoma thysanura
Sail Rock, Thailand
12 Votes
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Top Banana!
Whale Shark - Rhincodon typus
Sail Rock, Thailand
shortlistedShortlisted!
16 Votes
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Make Room
Whale Shark - Rhincodon typus
Sail Rock, Thailand
shortlistedShortlisted!
22 Votes
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a sea horse, shot using RRM. 
I used a 60mm to obtain a ... by Joseph Crowe
a sea horse, shot using RRM.
I used a 60mm to obtain a further distance, to obtain the shape of the sea horse
8 Votes
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Interstellar
Jellyfish - Thysanostoma thysanura
Sail Rock, Thailand
11 Votes
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If six was nine ...
Whale Shark - Rhincodon typus
Sail Rock, Thailand
shortlistedShortlisted!
13 Votes
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Shock and Awe
Whale Shark - Rhincodon typus
Sail Rock, Thailand
16 Votes
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Aloha
Whale Shark - Rhincodon typus
Sail Rock, Thailand
shortlistedShortlisted!
17 Votes
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Critical Mass
Whale Shark - Rhincodon typus
Sail Rock, Thailand
26 Votes
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Wandering Star ...
Whale Shark - Rhincodon typus
Sail Rock, Thailand
11 Votes
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Pour
Whale Shark - Rhincodon typus
Sail Rock, Thailand
shortlistedShortlisted!
18 Votes
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Scarface
Whale Shark - Rhincodon typus
Sail Rock, Thailand
Runner Up Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!

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Wonderful shot of a wonderful creature, love the angle and composition
27 Votes
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Follow me, I'm right behind you ... !
Big Eye Travely - Caranx sexfasciatus
Sail Rock, Thailand
15 Votes
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Softly Softly
Hermit Crab - Diogenidae sp.
Mae Haad, Thailand
17 Votes
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Season for Love~
Nembrotha Chamberlaini
Canon G15 - Can... by Zacchaeus Gn
Season for Love~
Nembrotha Chamberlaini
Canon G15 - Canon WP-DC48 Housing
Internal Flash
F 2.5 - 1/2000 - ISO 320
Anilao, Philippines
7 Votes
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Taken within Igara wreck. The stairway up onto the deck a... by Lionel Lim
Taken within Igara wreck. The stairway up onto the deck and the natural light shining down into wreck makes a spectacular story. Thus, aptly named as "stairway to heaven"
16 Votes
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Boy meets Nemo! by Alex Mitchell
Boy meets Nemo!
8 Votes
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