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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Japan

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Entries to the annual contest close 31st December 2018

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Uss Emmons sitting at around 140'.  This was my first dive to this wreck and it is gorgeous.  I highly encourage anyone that gets a chance to dive this wreck.
By Josh&jayme Cartwright
posted Thursday, September 4, 2008
61 votes

SURF
@yakushima
By Tianhong Wang
posted Wednesday, August 9, 2017
46 votes

Title:Touch
shot@yakushima Japan
By Jinggong Zhang
posted Sunday, July 30, 2017
42 votes

ENJOY
By Tianhong Wang
posted Wednesday, August 16, 2017
38 votes

Title:bubble
shot@yakushima Japan
By Jinggong Zhang
posted Friday, August 25, 2017
34 votes

Living in the Spiral World/Tomato Anemonefish/Ishigaki, Okinawa,Japan, Canon 5D MarkIII, 100mm Lens,Sea&Sea housing,Inon Z240*2, F16,1/160,ISO200
By Yuping Chen
posted Saturday, August 26, 2017
34 votes

Tortuous
By Tianhong Wang
posted Wednesday, November 22, 2017
33 votes

Iseki underwater ruins off Yonaguni jima.  Whether these are manmade or nature is still under dispute.  But once you have seen them you will know there is nothing natural about them.
By Bradley Mihelich
posted Tuesday, March 31, 2009
32 votes

Blenny from Ishigaki
By Iyad Suleyman
posted Thursday, June 29, 2017
31 votes

PRETTY GIRL
(@kashiwajima)
By Tianhong Wang
posted Wednesday, November 1, 2017
30 votes
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Nembrotha standing tall in Okinawa by Andrew Delano
Nembrotha standing tall in Okinawa
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Watercolors
Dart fish in the pastels of wide aperture by Andrew Delano
Watercolors
Dart fish in the pastels of wide aperture
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Chiroteuthis picteti(maybe)
Date: 01/12/2018
Location : OSEZAKI Japan
Camera : Nikon D850
Housing : Nauticam
Lens : 60mm marco
Strobe : Retra X 2
Settings : 1/250sec, f/20, ISO 400
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Diver taking picture for Asian sheepshead wrasse
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date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
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Love dance
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seahorse mating
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leopard blenny
Date: 30/07/2018
Location : ishigaki Japan
Camera : Nikon D850
Housing : Nauticam
Lens : 105mm marco
Strobe : Retra +Retra LSD
Settings : 1/200sec, f/25, ISO 250
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 18, 2018
date posted category: Macro - swimming
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Date: 15/08/2018
Location : miwura Japan
Camera : Nikon D850
Housing : Nauticam
Lens : 105mm marco
Strobe : Retra +Retra LSD
Settings : 1/250sec, f/29, ISO 100
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 18, 2018
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Date: 28/07/2018
Location : ishigaki Japan
Camera : Nikon D850
Housing : Nauticam
Lens : 105mm marco
Strobe : Retra X2 +Retra LSD X2
Settings : 1/250sec, f/22, ISO 400
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date posted posted: Friday, August 3, 2018
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
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Date: 30/07/2018
Location : ishigaki Japan
Camera : Nikon D850
Housing : Nauticam
Lens : 105mm marco
Strobe : Retra +Retra LSD
Settings : 1/250sec, f/22, ISO 100
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 1, 2018
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shoot@ishigaki japan
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 31, 2018
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Japanese dragonet
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 8, 2018
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Title : New Life
Date : 12/06/2018
Location : Minamata ... by Jinggong Zhang
Title : New Life
Date : 12/06/2018
Location : Minamata Japan
Camera : Nikon D850
Housing : Nauticam
Lens : NIkon 60mm marco
Diopter:None
Strobe : Retra X 2
Settings : 1/250sec, f/29, ISO 250
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 27, 2018
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Flying Yasha Gobby
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Cute
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 31, 2018
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
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Blenny Portrait
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 29, 2018
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Blenny Portrait
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Beautiful underwater seascape in Okinawa!
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date posted posted: Monday, April 9, 2018
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
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Goby
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Coral Hermit Crab (Paguritta Vitiate)
Aka Island, Okinawa-Japan
Extreme Super Macro
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Nudibranch(Okenia nakamotoensis)
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date posted posted: Friday, March 2, 2018
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
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Black Mirror
shoot@Yakushima Japan
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the reflection is incredible, nicely positioned and the lightning is perfect
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 10, 2018
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Hungry
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 31, 2017
date posted category: Sharks
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Pgymy squid
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date posted posted: Friday, December 29, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
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Psychedellic batwing slug
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date posted posted: Friday, December 29, 2017
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Juvenile file fish
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date posted posted: Friday, December 29, 2017
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Blenniella chrysospilos by Iyad Suleyman
Blenniella chrysospilos
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 28, 2017
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