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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Papua New Guinea (11)

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Planet fish
By Giuseppe Piccioli
posted Sunday, September 14, 2008
72 votes

Prop Der Yang, Sony W200 Wreck of the Der Yang in Kavieng from a new angle with Michelle posing beautifully as always.
By Steve Blume
posted Tuesday, October 30, 2007
60 votes

First dive in the morning, boat tied up above the wreck
By Ben Joubert
posted Tuesday, September 20, 2011
56 votes

Pipefish
By Ben Joubert
posted Wednesday, September 21, 2011
53 votes

'CLEAR & PRESENT DANGER' Oceanic Silvertip. New Hanover Island, PNG. Housed Nikon F; 24mm Nikkor lens. Enjoy!
By Rick Tegeler
posted Tuesday, October 24, 2006
52 votes

Cirque de Soleil in PNG. Kids in PNG don't have parks with swings & slides to play on, and the stern rope from the boat provides them hours of entertainment.
By Ben Joubert
posted Wednesday, September 21, 2011
52 votes

'RHINO' Rhinopias. Loloata Island, Port Moresby, PNG. From my 'Fish Portraits from Around the World' series. Housed Nikon F; 55mm auto-micro Nikkor lens. Enjoy!
By Rick Tegeler
posted Monday, September 18, 2006
46 votes

Swirls of fish under the dock
By Larissa Roorda
posted Wednesday, July 4, 2012
44 votes

'RABAUL ZERO' Almost fully intact Zero in Simpson Bay, Rabaul. Natural light at 140' in 'gin clear' water. Little or no coral as no current in the flooded caldera. Had to snorkle out then drop in on it. Housed Nikon F; 24mm Nikkor lens. Enjoy!
By Rick Tegeler
posted Tuesday, October 31, 2006
43 votes

Pleourobranch
By Aleksandr Marinicev
posted Tuesday, March 4, 2008
43 votes
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Nikonos 5, 1:1 macro frame. Saw this one in my light on my way back to the stern after night dive. I was had 1 frame left, and tried for almost 10 min before I could get him in the frame, and this was the result. One shot, or more like one lucky shot
30 Votes
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Locals join us all day, every day to see what we do. This is the typical view after returning from a dive.
19 Votes
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Harlequin shrimp, PNG
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Valentine's Day for Nudi's
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Little too close for comfort
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Got this at the end of a night dive, on the stern in the flood lights
33 Votes
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PNG Coral
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I was laying on my back in 20ft, taking shots of the kids. I placed my camera on my chest to blow an air ring. This kid totally caught me off guard by swimming down through the air ring. I just grabbed the camera and snapped.
28 Votes
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Kids playing on the stern of the boat, dive down during safety stops, and love getting their picture taken
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Final RoundThrough to 2011 awards final round judging
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Anemone in current.
f/6.3, 1/125 iso 200, inon single st... by Madeleine Haglund-Gaunt
Anemone in current.
f/6.3, 1/125 iso 200, inon single strobe.
14 Votes
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This was a tough shot because it was moving almost 10 meters a minute! Heart pounding stuff! Ok, that's a lie, I couldn't think of anything exciting to say about taking a picture of a nudibranch... and just checking if anybody actually reads this smile
36 Votes
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Pink Anemone Fish
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Thanks to the current these little guys cooperated for a ... by Madeleine Haglund-Gaunt
Thanks to the current these little guys cooperated for a photo! Canon s95 f/5.6 1/100 iso200 external inon strobe.
11 Votes
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The Panda Clownfish is the most fierce when it comes to protecting it's home. I've had one draw blood from my knuckles when I got too close. Small fish with a big fish attitude!
25 Votes
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Found this colorful guy in a dead log, so he was pretty easy to spot, and not shy
29 Votes
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Purple Nudi
11 Votes
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Goby on hard coral, PNG
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, September 2, 2011
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Papua New Guinea
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Two of these nudi's were chasing each other, guess it was mating season. They were moving pretty fast, so I managed to get a few different angle shots of them.
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Spanish Dancer, Milne Bay PNG. Camera Olympus SP 550 UZ compact, Olympus strobe.
32 Votes
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Valentines Day for Nudi's, I guess. Saw a numerous "couples" that week.
22 Votes
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Shark Entourage. Not sure what the deal is here, I guess the fish feel safe as long as they can see the shark, and the best way to keep it in their vision is to stick with it.
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Canoe, PNG
23 Votes
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Nudi, PNG
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Just go with the flow...
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Saw this colorful guy on the black volcanic sand under the boat, which made it easy to spot.
33 Votes
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The Lovers, Tawali House Reef, PNG
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 16, 2011
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Papua New Guinea
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BlackJack B17 Bomber wreck. 160' depth
Shot with Magic Filter. And then white balanced post as I could not white balance at that depth b/c of lack of light.
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