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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Philippine Sea (20)

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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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Mandarinfish Mating Dance- captured the moment when sperm... by Jeff Lafrenz
Mandarinfish Mating Dance- captured the moment when sperm and egg are just released!
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 7, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Ghoast Pipefish!
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date posted posted: Monday, February 8, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Orange Cup Corals, West Escarceo, Puerto Galera
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Squid at night, Puerto Galera
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 7, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
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Mandarinfish - the Beauty Queen of the Sea!!! One of the most colorful fish in the sea with striking beauty.
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 23, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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BluEyed Beauty
This tiny frogfish was walking along the bottom - and was a perfect model. I adjusted the saturation to create a B&W image with just the blue popping to accent the eyes.
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Reptile Snake Eel, Puerto Galera by Tobias Reitmayr
Reptile Snake Eel, Puerto Galera
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 6, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
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Painted frogfish (Antennarius pictus)
Dauin, Philippines... by Colin Salmon
Painted frogfish (Antennarius pictus)
Dauin, Philippines
April 2015
Canon G16 - Single S&S YS-D1 - 1/125, f/8, ISO 80
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This v small frog fish stopped in front of the camera to do a bit of fishing - you can see some v v small skeleton fish dancing in front of him! Just one of the amazing sights in Dumaguete last spring.
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Goby hosted in a sea pen.
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 31, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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view portfolio more shots by Mehmet Salih Bilal
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the end of the last year i took this amazing pic at moalboal of philippines . the sardines storm .masterpiece of nature make the sardines look like the face looking down . i use the 5dsr sea&sea housing and YSD2 strobes with the canon 8-15mm lens
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Flamboyant cuttlefish, Sabang Wrecks, Puerto Galera
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Soft corals, Puerto Galera
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Periclemenes soror by Wayne Jones
Periclemenes soror
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Bug-eyed squat lobster, Montani, Puerto Galera
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 18, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Miamira sinuata
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 13, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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view portfolio more shots by Uwe Schmolke
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Spotted this little pygmy seahorse at 25 meters on a seafan well camouflaged and very challenging to photograph!
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 28, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Snooted Nudi
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Hiding away( Anemone crab)
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Crab in anemony
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phycocaris simulans

Golden Hairy Shrimp with Egg by Wayne Jones
phycocaris simulans
Golden Hairy Shrimp with Egg
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Snow on Orchid - Cyerce bourbonica
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Purple Rhinopia Aphol Anilao
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Seahorse in its environment. Secret Bay Anilao
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Cardinalfish with eggs, Sabang Wrecks, Puerto Galera
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Black & White

Zebra Moray (Gymnomuranea zebra), Puerto... by Manuel Cabanillas
Black & White
Zebra Moray (Gymnomuranea zebra), Puerto Galera, Mindoro, Philippines.
Olympus OMD EM5 MkII, 12-50mm Lens in Macro mode, Nauticam Housing, Dual Inon Z-240 Strobes. Settings 1/125, f/22, ISO200
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 30, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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On a divesite called Pantaw Pantaw near Malapascua we came across this funny and beautiful small flamboyant octopus
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