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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The English Channel

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From my first ever dive in England last weekend - Tompot Blenny portrait taken under Swanage Pier...
By Michael Gallagher
posted Thursday, August 18, 2011
41 votes

Blue Stinging Jellyfish (uncropped) - Cyanea lamarcki - Plymouth - UK
By Jim Garland
posted Sunday, December 13, 2009
34 votes

Common Starfish in a rock pool.  Shot using a single strobe held above the water level to light both top and bottom-side subjects.
By Paul Colley
posted Tuesday, April 10, 2012
33 votes

Starfish in rock pool
By Paul Colley
posted Sunday, August 19, 2012
33 votes

Tompot Blenny portrait, Swanage Pier
By Michael Gallagher
posted Sunday, September 4, 2011
32 votes

Greater pipefish at Swanage pier
By Alex Tattersall
posted Thursday, August 4, 2011
28 votes

Sunset on the seafront at Worthing Pier, West Sussex.
By Nick Blake
posted Saturday, March 3, 2012
28 votes

A Tompot Blenny sheltering inside a pipe at Swanage Pier, UK
By Nick Blake
posted Tuesday, November 12, 2013
28 votes

Tompot Blenny photographed on The Mulberries
Fujifilm S5 Pro, 60mm lens.
By Nick Blake
posted Sunday, February 13, 2011
25 votes

Tompot Blenny photographed on a wreck dive off Swanage.
Nikon D300, 60mm macro.
By Nick Blake
posted Friday, August 26, 2011
25 votes
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'Blue shark'. When the UK's seas deliver, we are treated to dreamy skies, flat water and deep blue oceans. A blue shark is the icing on the cake.
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date posted posted: Sunday, May 3, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: English Channel United Kingdom
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Beautiful Blues - Cornish Blue Sharks
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 19, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: English Channel United Kingdom
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'Just cruising...'
Blue shark, Cornwall, UK

Subal underwater housing, Canon 5D mk2, Canon EF8-15mm f/4L Fisheye @ 15mm, f11, 1/125s, ISO400, Inon z240 strobes.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, March 18, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: English Channel United Kingdom
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Its not in the sea! Its my little boy in the pool the oth... by Phil Treadgold
Its not in the sea! Its my little boy in the pool the other night for his first underwater adventure.
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 29, 2014
date posted category: Fashion
date posted location: English Channel United Kingdom
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October Sunrise at Selsey by Nick Blake
October Sunrise at Selsey
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18 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 19, 2014
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: English Channel United Kingdom
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Beautiful blues
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21 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 2, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: English Channel United Kingdom
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Beautiful Blue
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16 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 29, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: English Channel United Kingdom
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Fleur 'd Llys fishing boat in Swanage Bay, Dorset. Converted to black and white
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 7, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: English Channel United Kingdom
view portfolio more shots by Elaine White
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A Tompot Blenny resides inside an empty shell - Selsey Li... by Nick Blake
A Tompot Blenny resides inside an empty shell - Selsey Lifeboat Station, UK
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date posted posted: Monday, August 25, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: English Channel United Kingdom
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Zeus faber.
11 Votes
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Gurnard.
Porthkerris.
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 19, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: English Channel United Kingdom
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Shrimp super-macro
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 7, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: English Channel United Kingdom
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camouflage master
sea scorpion on the mulberry by Cat Briggs
camouflage master
sea scorpion on the mulberry
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Sea scorpion on the Mulberry by Cat Briggs
Sea scorpion on the Mulberry
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A Tompot Blenny sheltering inside a pipe at Swanage Pier, UK
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His smile and "hairdo" makes this Blenny my favorite one this month. Crisp sharp and well taken.
28 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 12, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: English Channel United Kingdom
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Leech's crab and snakelock anemone.
Selsey Lifeboat station, UK
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 1, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: English Channel United Kingdom
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Scorpion fish photographed at Selsey Lifeboat Station - UK.
Shot with snooted strobe
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 1, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: English Channel United Kingdom
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Rock Goby at Selsey Lifeboat Station
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21 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 17, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: English Channel United Kingdom
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Leech's crab, Selsey Lifeboat Station
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18 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 17, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: English Channel United Kingdom
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Hermit Crab at Selsey Lifeboat Station
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 28, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: English Channel United Kingdom
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Hermit Crab at Selsey Lifeboat Station
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18 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 28, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: English Channel United Kingdom
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I can see you! Tompot hiding with eggs by Cat Briggs
I can see you! Tompot hiding with eggs
11 Votes
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this was taken inside the inner mulberry units near pagha... by Phil Treadgold
this was taken inside the inner mulberry units near pagham, sussex. a wartime leftover
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 17, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: English Channel United Kingdom
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sea scorpian i believe, night dive at selsey by Phil Treadgold
sea scorpian i believe, night dive at selsey
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 14, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: English Channel United Kingdom
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this was a night dive on the south coast at selsey. fanta... by Phil Treadgold
this was a night dive on the south coast at selsey. fantastic shore dive and really clear too. this dogfish wasnt really happy at being disturbed and curled up right in front of me, giving me the evil eye. hope you like it.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 13, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: English Channel United Kingdom
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A Scilly grey seal that was keen to play by Jon Thorne
A Scilly grey seal that was keen to play
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Starfish in rock pool by Paul Colley
Starfish in rock pool
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33 Votes
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