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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Banda Sea

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SPOTFIN FROGFISH (to 3cm)
Olympus C-7070
By Milla Chang
posted Saturday, February 21, 2009
93 votes

grouper
By Volker Katzung
posted Saturday, April 19, 2008
81 votes

Turtle.
By Dray Van Beeck
posted Monday, February 11, 2008
74 votes

Cuttlefish
By Volker Katzung
posted Sunday, April 20, 2008
73 votes

Big fat pregnant man in Wakatobi. Nikon D80, 105mm macro + wet diopter.
By Dray Van Beeck
posted Friday, February 8, 2008
71 votes

clownfish in Indonesia.
By Dray Van Beeck
posted Thursday, March 6, 2008
71 votes

D300
By Larry Polster
posted Monday, March 16, 2009
68 votes

Phyllodesmium longicirra. East of Dili, East Timor.
By Doug Anderson
posted Wednesday, June 10, 2009
68 votes

Juvenile batfish. Very shy fish.
By Dray Van Beeck
posted Friday, February 15, 2008
65 votes

White Ribbon Moray
By Volker Katzung
posted Wednesday, June 25, 2008
64 votes
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Clowning about in the sun.
5 Votes
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Suns out time for wide angle!
7 Votes
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Hairy Squat Lobster
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16 Votes
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date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Blue ringed octopus in Raja Ampat.
15 Votes
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Grazing turtle.. they eat the weirdest things
12 Votes
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Coi
9 Votes
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Coi Essence
7 Votes
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Peeling grapes
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13 Votes
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pigmy sea horse bargibanti by Massimo Giorgetta
pigmy sea horse bargibanti
6 Votes
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Red on blue
6 Votes
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War Paint
3 Votes
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"Reflection" 
Close focus-wide angle image taken at Manu... by Gabriel De Leon Jr
"Reflection"
Close focus-wide angle image taken at Manuk Island, Indonesia. Love the reflection of my strobes on the diver's mask.
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Denis pygmy seahorse.
10 Votes
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Snail at Work
this 3mm Snail threads a wire from one side to the other of this sponge and just goes up and down. SMC1 + Multiplier on 100mm
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9 Votes
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"Rhinopia" by Gabriel De Leon Jr
"Rhinopia"
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4 Votes
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Sweetlips at 45 meter depth.
14 Votes
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Dust hunter / Filtering for plankton, segmented eyes on the sky.
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"Windows" by Gabriel De Leon Jr
"Windows"
8 Votes
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crinoid by Massimo Giorgetta
crinoid
18 Votes
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portrait of epaulette shark by Massimo Giorgetta
portrait of epaulette shark
12 Votes
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Risbecia Tryoni by Gabriel De Leon Jr
Risbecia Tryoni
7 Votes
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"Blue Ribbon" by Gabriel De Leon Jr
"Blue Ribbon"
6 Votes
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Portrait of young Batfish
Raja Ampat, Indonesia
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Froggfish. 1 inch long, cute!
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The curious.
Nikon D-700, Nikkor AF 60/2.8, No strobs
ISO 1250, f/11, 1/100
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"The Beauty" - Chromodoris leopardus
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Dreaming of a white Christmas / Unexpectedly Christmas themed photo. Happy not to have to clean up the dust spots :P Merry Christmas.
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