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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From United States

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Entries to the annual contest close 31st December 2016

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Spanish Shawl Nudibranch at Point Dume, Malibu.
By Sevag Mehterian
posted Tuesday, December 20, 2011
114 votes

Barracuda on French Reef at Key Largo National Marine Sanctuary
By Steven Daniel
posted Sunday, June 29, 2008
90 votes

Rock Beauty shot on Wreck of the Benwood in Key Largo Marine Sanctuary
By Steven Daniel
posted Tuesday, July 1, 2008
88 votes

Stop Light Parrot Fish shot on the wreck of the Benwood Key Largo Fl In the National Marine Sanctuary
By Steven Daniel
posted Thursday, July 3, 2008
84 votes

Green Sea Turtle, South Kohala Coast, Hawaii - 2007 AUG 06
By Gus Saldana
posted Wednesday, December 5, 2007
82 votes

Scrawled Filefish French Reef in The Florida Keys Marine Sancuary off Key Largo
By Steven Daniel
posted Wednesday, July 2, 2008
80 votes

Turtle beach on Oahu. Taken topside after a snorkeling trip.
By Gary Ramey
posted Saturday, December 2, 2006
80 votes

This picture was taken in the Florida Keys using an Olympus C-750 Ultra Zoom. No flash was needed.
By Amanda Weinkauf
posted Monday, December 11, 2006
79 votes

Calf manatee @ Crystal River, Florida.
By Steve Kuo
posted Friday, December 29, 2006
78 votes

This beautiful Green Moray swam freely along side me in Utila, at one point poking the dome port with his nose...taken with Olympus EXZ500 in a Ikelite housing with a DS 125 Strobe.
By Holly Heffner
posted Wednesday, July 26, 2006
75 votes
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Bend and Bow: Secret Beach, Kauai, Hawaii
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 1, 2016
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Looking for tidal pools to shoot didn't work out for me, but the outgoing tide makes a shiny reflection on foggy mornings.. Canon beach in Oregon.
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Turtle in slow flight with layovers and delays... Holiday Traffic. lol.
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date posted posted: (4 days ago)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Large Manta filter feeding for Plankton at night in Kona, Hawaii
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date posted posted: (last week)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: United States
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Fish Forray~ Taken on a dive in Kona, Hawaii by Andrea Rice
Fish Forray~ Taken on a dive in Kona, Hawaii
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Honu Generations: Young and Old
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Souther stingray
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)
date posted location: United States
view portfolio more shots by Michael Dornellas
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Dental hygiene. A demonstration of symbiosis on Anacapa I... by Douglas Klug
Dental hygiene. A demonstration of symbiosis on Anacapa Island's reefs in the Channel Islands National Park. This is a California moray and its attendant red-rock shrimp.
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Ah damn, I dropped my trumpet.
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date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
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Neon Polka Toby.
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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The Elusive Leopard Blenny
15 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: United States
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Honu Perspective: Low-Pass Fly-By.
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Breakin' Free: The sunball highlights the split of the leaders from the followers in this school of scads.
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date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
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Plastic perils
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Turtle Whirl: Slow Shutter Spin
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 30, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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"Little help here?! Somebody nipped my clippers." --Clawless Crab
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 29, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific United States
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my home is a bottle, small octopus in a bottle
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sea goddess
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Lookdown
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Pipefish under the Bridge
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Blenny , at the Jetties of Panama City Beach
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date posted posted: Monday, October 24, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico United States
view portfolio more shots by Beate Seiler
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The One Who Was Inquisitive
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 20, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: United States
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Frogfish: Looking Down on the Upside World
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date posted posted: Tuesday, October 18, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: United States
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'Rush Hour on the Atlas' - Sand tiger sharks swim though massive schools of bait fish on the wreck of the Atlas off the coast of North Carolina
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date posted posted: Monday, October 17, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Atlantic (North American coastal) United States
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Sun Dust and Red Magic
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 16, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: United States
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Honu Voodoo
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date posted posted: Friday, October 14, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific United States
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'Center of the Universe' - A sand tiger shark is surrounded by bait fish inside of the wreck of the Aeolus off the coast of North Carolina
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