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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Maldives (3)

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For the remoras this big manta was a nice place to take a ride to somewhere else.
By Esteban Toré
posted Wednesday, January 14, 2009
89 votes


By Tobias Friedrich
posted Wednesday, December 14, 2011
79 votes

Napoleon Fish and scubagirl
By Alberto D'este
posted Friday, April 18, 2008
75 votes

Orange cup coral. Canon 40D, SIGMA 50mm MACRO
By Alexander Nikolaev
posted Monday, October 6, 2008
70 votes

All aboard the Manta Train!!   Olympus SP350, Inon fisheye lens, natural light. Baa Atoll, Maldives.
By Christian Loader
posted Wednesday, August 20, 2008
62 votes


By Aleksandr Marinicev
posted Monday, February 15, 2010
61 votes

juvanile Clarks Anenomefish Nikon D200 60mm Dega Thila Ari Atoll
By Nigel Wade
posted Sunday, August 3, 2008
59 votes

A fish (Forcipiger flavissimus) is helping me to keep my wife in the center of my heart.
By Raoul Caprez
posted Monday, August 25, 2008
56 votes

Mobula's
By Pieter Roos
posted Wednesday, August 11, 2010
56 votes

long nose hawk fish
By Pieter Roos
posted Saturday, August 14, 2010
56 votes
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Schooling Bluestripe Snapper by Taco Cheung
Schooling Bluestripe Snapper
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 26, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Manta female leads a mating train by Joerg Blessing
Manta female leads a mating train
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 26, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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2 pipefish meeting at the Laamu Housereef. Shot with 60mm... by Joerg Blessing
2 pipefish meeting at the Laamu Housereef. Shot with 60mm Olympus micro4/3 and +5 diopter
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 25, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Diver preparing an inflatable beacon during stormy (low v... by Zaid Al Sager
Diver preparing an inflatable beacon during stormy (low visibility) weather to be located by surrounding boats
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 25, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Schooling Bluestripe Snapper by Taco Cheung
Schooling Bluestripe Snapper
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, November 21, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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... by Niky Šímová
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6 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, November 21, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Maldives
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Mantis
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 19, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Maldives
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Wrapped around the sun.
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 19, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Maldives
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Wrapped around the sun. A manta wra
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 19, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Maldives
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Manta rays by Niky Šímová
Manta rays
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 18, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Maldives
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Schooling Bluestripe Snapper @ Boduhithi Thila by Taco Cheung
Schooling Bluestripe Snapper @ Boduhithi Thila
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 16, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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. by Niky Šímová
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 12, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Maldives
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Reflection. Taken at night from a snorkelling position at the back of my live aboard boat. We had a light to attract plankton which then would attract Manta Rays. Manta Rays turned up but not long enough to dive but I got in the water with one
9 Votes
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MANTA IN BLACK by Taco Cheung
MANTA IN BLACK
12 Votes
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., by Niky Šímová
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8 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 10, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Maldives
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Mantaray at cleaning station
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 9, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Arabian Sea Maldives
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Mantaray at cleaning station
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 9, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Arabian Sea Maldives
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Manta dance
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12 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 9, 2014
date posted category: Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)
date posted location: Arabian Sea Maldives
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, by Niky Šímová
,
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 9, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Maldives
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. by Niky Šímová
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8 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 8, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Maldives
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Clown fish by Niky Šímová
Clown fish
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date posted posted: Friday, November 7, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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B&W school
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 1, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Manta ray in night dive
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24 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 27, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Arabian Sea Maldives
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Colours in the dark
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 9, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Hovercraft by Jun V Lao
Hovercraft
shortlistedShortlisted!
25 Votes
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Ghost Protocol by Jun V Lao
Ghost Protocol
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Editor's Comment
Wow , one of the most artistic Manta shows I've seen.
39 Votes
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Eye contact
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 27, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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