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taken at the bay of sabang, mindoro island in january 2011. done with canon eos 5 d with makro 100L in a hugyfot-housing, two ikelite substrobes 160 ds. settings except focus all manualy done
By Harald Schottner
posted Thursday, February 10, 2011
188 votes

The Rock Islands in Micronesia as seen from the air.The Islands are made up of Limestone so they slowly erode over the years. What a beatifull country with fantasic and friendly people and diving that is out of this world.
By Rick Ouellette
posted Tuesday, November 17, 2009
130 votes

Beautifull but deadly stonefish waiting in camo to ambush it's prey. came upon this fish at 65ft on a wall in Ulong Chanell in Palau,Micronesia.
By Rick Ouellette
posted Sunday, November 15, 2009
105 votes

Manta photographer
By Daniel Flormann
posted Friday, December 9, 2011
96 votes

2 beautifull Nudibranchs in Yap Micronesia.Some of the Nudibranchs were more colorfull than the fish.Always the best subjects for posing for pictures.
By Rick Ouellette
posted Monday, November 16, 2009
91 votes

Basslets at Moalboal with my Olympus C 7070.
By Taco Cheung
posted Sunday, May 6, 2007
90 votes

anemones
By Claudia Weber-Gebert
posted Monday, January 7, 2013
81 votes

We were underwater at about 45ft. at a cleaning station waiting for what seemed forever. Then after 40 minutes out of the blue comes this huge Manta flying gracefully overhead. This was the first Manta we had ever seen and Wow! what a beauty.
By Rick Ouellette
posted Monday, November 16, 2009
81 votes

shark pair
By Daniel Flormann
posted Sunday, December 11, 2011
77 votes

Tiger cardinalfish with eggs in the mouth
By Adrien Uichico
posted Friday, April 18, 2008
76 votes
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Elysia ornata by Dennis Chen
Elysia ornata
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 26, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Cowry - Prionovolva brevis by Dennis Chen
Cowry - Prionovolva brevis
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 19, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Master of camouflage
Cryptic sponge shrimp Gelastocaris ... by Dennis Chen
Master of camouflage
Cryptic sponge shrimp Gelastocaris paronae
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 20, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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H E L L O
Cowrie (Cypraea)
Lembeh Strait, Indonesia. Ma... by Irwin Ang
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Cowrie (Cypraea)
Lembeh Strait, Indonesia. March 2014
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First dive to cabilao, Philippines, first arlequin shrimp.
..but I was not invisible?
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 18, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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W H I T E - C R O W N
Seaslug 
Anilao, Philippines. Jul... by Irwin Ang
W H I T E - C R O W N
Seaslug
Anilao, Philippines. July 2014
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Dragon Shrimp by Lilian Koh
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Dragon Shrimp
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22 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, July 24, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Little underwater forest (coral abstract)
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 18, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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L O N G - R H I N O P H O R E S
Nudibranch (Eubranchus m... by Irwin Ang
L O N G - R H I N O P H O R E S
Nudibranch (Eubranchus mandapamensis)
Anilao, Philippines. July 2014
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Bumble bee's spot by Ponnie J
Bumble bee's spot
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Decorator crab
Anilao, Philippines. ... by Irwin Ang
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Decorator crab
Anilao, Philippines. May 2014
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Orsak's Flatworm
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 7, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Who's There?
I think this little guy thought he was still hiding in the anemone ...
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 23, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Frogfish yawning - Antennarius commerson by Dennis Chen
Frogfish yawning - Antennarius commerson
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 18, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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The small and tight shoal of bluestripe snappers. Palau.
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 9, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Philippine Sea Palau
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Solenostomus paradoxus by Raffaele Livornese
Solenostomus paradoxus
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 23, 2015
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Phyllodesmium opalescens is a species of small sea slug, ... by Dennis Chen
Phyllodesmium opalescens is a species of small sea slug, an aolid nudibranch, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Facelinidae
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 15, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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The sun shines through the jellyfish in the famous lake of Palau.
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Beautiful shot with perfect exposure.
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 8, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Philippine Sea Palau
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Trinchesia yamasui - Balancing act by Dennis Chen
Trinchesia yamasui - Balancing act
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 23, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Ancylomenes luteomaculatus
Commensal shrimp with anemones. Photographed in moderate current as the shrimp flowed with it.
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Night dive in Moalboal by Larry Polster
Night dive in Moalboal
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 8, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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'The Watcher'
Peacock Mantis Shrimp keeps a careful eye out from his burrow.
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 7, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Pygmy Seahorse by Vania Kam
Pygmy Seahorse
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 6, 2015
date posted category: Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Periclimenes imperator on Janolus savinkini by Dennis Chen
Periclimenes imperator on Janolus savinkini
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 21, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Doto ussi pair with eggs on small thin hydroid
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 14, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Small Saw-blade Shrimp photographed in portrait.
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