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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Mediterranean Sea (20)

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Flatworm in
By Rico Besserdich
posted Friday, November 4, 2011
90 votes

Squid. 
Settings : F16, 1/160 sc. , ISO 100, 1 x Ikelite Ds125 strobe in TTL mode ( center spot measuring ) , 60mm EF-S makro lens on Canon 40D.
By Rico Besserdich
posted Saturday, May 28, 2011
87 votes

While I tried to capture a shot of these juvenile squids near to the diving platform, a curious guest is watching me and wonders what the heck I am doing there ;-) The lights on top are reflections of my strobe lights on water surface.
By Rico Besserdich
posted Wednesday, October 19, 2011
80 votes

Dakota C-47. That was a bit
By Rico Besserdich
posted Wednesday, November 9, 2011
77 votes

serranus cambrilla
canon 5d + sigma 105mm macro + inon z 240 type 4
By Moutafis Nikos
posted Friday, November 13, 2009
76 votes

...in flames
By Claudia Weber-Gebert
posted Monday, October 8, 2012
75 votes

Taken in Portofino in November at around 30m, using a Canon A20 with built in flash.
By Darren Baldwin
posted Monday, December 18, 2006
74 votes

just for fun ;-)
By Rico Besserdich
posted Monday, October 10, 2011
73 votes

Man at work.....
By Babula Mikulova
posted Tuesday, April 10, 2012
72 votes

Patrol Boat 119 - I took this shot 13 minutes after this new shipwreck touched oceans ground. Lots of dirt & dust clouds....the ship's stern was totally covered by a sand cloud that time. Ambient light shot, converted to B/W.
By Rico Besserdich
posted Tuesday, June 28, 2011
71 votes
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parableny
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date posted posted: Monday, May 13, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Spain
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2 Hypselodoris villafranca mating by Mathieu Foulquié
2 Hypselodoris villafranca mating
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 9, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea France
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Sea Star Home by Sergi Escandell
Sea Star Home
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Atlantic Jelly in the Mediterranean sea by Sergi Escandell
Atlantic Jelly in the Mediterranean sea
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 8, 2013
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Spain
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Small Hermite crab hinding in a hole in the rock by Yoav Lavi
Small Hermite crab hinding in a hole in the rock
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Salpa maxima under the boat. by Francesco Pacienza
Salpa maxima under the boat.
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, May 5, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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My Nudi by Sergun Aydan
My Nudi
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Out from vortex. by Francesco Pacienza
Out from vortex.
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12 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 4, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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A jellyfish floating next to our diving boat. 
Note: Pre... by Daniel Poloha
A jellyfish floating next to our diving boat.
Note: Pre-digital times, Canon 300, negative film.
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 1, 2013
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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Marine life! by Francesco Pacienza
Marine life!
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, April 30, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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Christ Statue by David Watson
Christ Statue
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 28, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Malta
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Parablennius rouxi by Walter Bassi
Parablennius rouxi
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, April 22, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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Flowering tree. by Francesco Pacienza
Flowering tree.
24 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 21, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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The balance by Walter Bassi
The balance
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date posted posted: Monday, April 15, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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Wich one do you want? by Brice Bastier
Wich one do you want?
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, April 12, 2013
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea France
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I see you by Walter Bassi
I see you
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 10, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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Fireworm portrait's. by Francesco Pacienza
Fireworm portrait's.
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, April 9, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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* by Serhat Tasgedik
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18 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, April 8, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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the eye by Walter Bassi
the eye
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, April 8, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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Yellow longnose pipefish by Francesco Pacienza
Yellow longnose pipefish
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 7, 2013
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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one or two?flabellina affinis by Walter Bassi
one or two?flabellina affinis
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date posted posted: Friday, April 5, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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HMS Stubborn. 56 meters deep. by Dmitry Vinogradov
Photographer.
HMS Stubborn. 56 meters deep.
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56 meters deep! not much time to get a great shot like this Dmitry
29 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, April 1, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Malta
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Sea dancer. by Francesco Pacienza
Sea dancer.
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, March 29, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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Mauve stinger Pelagia noctiluca under the castle. by Francesco Pacienza
Mauve stinger Pelagia noctiluca under the castle.
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, March 25, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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Comber Fish - Canon5d Mark2 - Canon 27-80 f2,8 - Nimar Ho... by Makis Markoulias
Comber Fish - Canon5d Mark2 - Canon 27-80 f2,8 - Nimar Housing - No Strobes - Shot on a Single Breath of Air
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, March 23, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Cyprus
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the "orange" nudi by Walter Bassi
the "orange" nudi
27 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, March 18, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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"BORDER WALK"
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26 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, March 18, 2013
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Malta
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