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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Pacific (4)

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By Bonduel Tanguy
posted Friday, December 2, 2011
137 votes

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

Inspired by nearby competition, this male humpback put some serious power into this series of forward lunges. In 7 years of whale watching, I had never seen a lunge like this from this angle. Taken with a canon 350d and 70-300 lens.
By Tyania Diffin
posted Wednesday, May 31, 2006
93 votes

Nautilus pompilius.
Taken at LIFOU island, New Caledonia, in night dive.
Very rare prehistorycal animal who lives very deep, so i had a chance to meet it
By Antonio Pastorelli
posted Monday, March 17, 2008
93 votes

SHARKS
By Pedro L Burguera
posted Friday, January 25, 2008
91 votes

Overwater Bungalows-Moorea
By Frank Greco
posted Thursday, June 7, 2007
88 votes

This image was taken in Guadalupe Islanda in October 2008 using a Nikonos RS with a 20-35mm lens.  THs film I used was Fuji Velvia 100 speed, f8 at approximately 125.  Color corrected in photoshop CS.
By Steven Kl Smith
posted Tuesday, December 16, 2008
84 votes

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

Red Eye Frog Costa Rica
By Doris Vierkoetter
posted Friday, October 28, 2011
82 votes

Ship wreck off Orchid Island, Taiwan.
By Steve Kuo
posted Thursday, December 28, 2006
81 votes
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Very Small Mantis Shrimp. Kauai, HI
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 14, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Electric rays getting fresh by Steve Laycock
Electric rays getting fresh
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 14, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Honu in the Hood: These Green Sea Turtles come in from the ocean to rest in a fresh water stream, right in the middle of a residential neighborhood. Kauai, HI
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 13, 2016
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Hammerhead Shark, Isla Darwin Galápagos
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 11, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Loving the bubbles by Steve Laycock
Loving the bubbles
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 7, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Loving the bubbles , Manta at the Boiler by Steve Laycock
Loving the bubbles , Manta at the Boiler
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 7, 2016
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Scalloped Hammerhead School at Darwin Island, Galapagos. ... by Jesse Alpert
Scalloped Hammerhead School at Darwin Island, Galapagos. July 2015
Canon G16 with Fantasea housing
Grabbed this photo as I gushed with awe as 100 hammers glided over me as I clutched a rock to keep from being swept away by 4 knot current.
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 6, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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humpback whale breaching
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 6, 2016
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific Colombia
view portfolio more shots by Susanna Randazzo
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Grey whale and calf come to say hello by Steve Laycock
Grey whale and calf come to say hello
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When is dinner ready ? by Steve Laycock
When is dinner ready ?
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, February 5, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Feeding on light. Jellyfish in jellyfish lake
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, February 5, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific Palau
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Sound The Trumpets!
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14 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 4, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Oceanic Manta at Socorro isalnds by Steve Laycock
Oceanic Manta at Socorro isalnds
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 3, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Manta - chasing the sun - in Socorro isalnds by Steve Laycock
Manta - chasing the sun - in Socorro isalnds
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 3, 2016
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Sharks in Black, Darwin Island Galápagos
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 3, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Manta comes to look at the divers - Socorro by Steve Laycock
Manta comes to look at the divers - Socorro
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 2, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Manta cruising in Socorro by Steve Laycock
Manta cruising in Socorro
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 2, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Manta - at the Boiler - Socorro Isalnds by Steve Laycock
Manta - at the Boiler - Socorro Isalnds
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, February 1, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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"Reflections" by Alison Ranheim
"Reflections"
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 31, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
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Green Turtle in shadow, Darwin Island Galápagos
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 30, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Blue Wrasse, Kahaluu Beach Park, Hawaii by Alison Ranheim
Blue Wrasse, Kahaluu Beach Park, Hawaii
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date posted posted: Friday, January 29, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Butterfly Mountain... Raccoon Butterflyfish
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Glorious capture! Timing is everything here and the color balance / exposure is perfect.
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 28, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Electric Unicorn Fish! by Alison Ranheim
Electric Unicorn Fish!
3 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 27, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Frogfish Profile
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41 Votes
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Raccoon Butterfly fish sleeping in cave by Alison Ranheim
Raccoon Butterfly fish sleeping in cave
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date posted posted: Monday, January 25, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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My favorite, the Unicorn Fish! by Alison Ranheim
My favorite, the Unicorn Fish!
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date posted posted: Friday, January 22, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
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Kahaluu Beach Park, Hawaii by Alison Ranheim
Kahaluu Beach Park, Hawaii
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 21, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
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