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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Philippine Sea (81)

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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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Ornate Ghost Pipefish Juvenile. Taken With Canon Ixus 951... by Sigbjørn Hjetland Vorren
Ornate Ghost Pipefish Juvenile. Taken With Canon Ixus 9515. No Strobe.
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 20, 2010
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Hello there...
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 18, 2010
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Palau
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A baby turtle that just got of the beach. Lucky for me I ... by Sigbjørn Hjetland Vorren
A baby turtle that just got of the beach. Lucky for me I got my camera 1 day before.
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 18, 2010
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Sneaking, sneaking...  Always fun to get close to these g... by Eric Fly
Sneaking, sneaking... Always fun to get close to these guys!
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Quicksand! (photoshopped Stargazer)
Compact camera Nikon Coolpix 8400 in Ikelite Housing and two Epoque ES-150 DS Strobes
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colourful reef, Apo island by Geoff Spiby
colourful reef, Apo island
27 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 17, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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taken with 105mm macro lens with 1.4x converter by Geoff Spiby
taken with 105mm macro lens with 1.4x converter
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 17, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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HermitCrab with sea anemones, taken with Canon S70 and UCL165
32 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 16, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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life on the featherstar by Geoff Spiby
life on the featherstar
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 16, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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gorgonian fan and divers on the wall by Geoff Spiby
gorgonian fan and divers on the wall
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 16, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Sunset on Moalboal
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 16, 2010
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Hairy frog fish that tried to be unnoticed but failed wit... by Gurney Fermin
Hairy frog fish that tried to be unnoticed but failed with me.
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date posted posted: Monday, February 15, 2010
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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soft corals, Cabilao by Geoff Spiby
soft corals, Cabilao
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, February 15, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Fisheye Coral
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 14, 2010
date posted category: Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)
date posted location: Philippine Sea Palau
view portfolio more shots by Stuart Ganz
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Christmas tree worms
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Early am- Gun Beach, Guam
No flash by Eric Fly
Early am- Gun Beach, Guam
No flash
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locals enjoying a day out at Pescador island while touris... by Geoff Spiby
locals enjoying a day out at Pescador island while tourists dive below them
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 11, 2010
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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the wall at Pescador island by Geoff Spiby
the wall at Pescador island
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 11, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Ulua on the hunt
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 9, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Philippine Sea Palau
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Blu star after the sunset! (Compact camera Nikon Coolpix 8400 in Ikelite Housing and two Epoque ES-150 DS Strobes).

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a technically difficult shot to balance up light sources - Kinda purple!
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I love it in watercolor...... by Bernard Maglana
I love it in watercolor......
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date posted posted: Monday, February 8, 2010
date posted category: Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Business end of a Trigger. 
He was very interested in in... by Chad Ordelheide
Business end of a Trigger.
He was very interested in in my camera...or fingers. I never new they had fuzzy lips!
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date posted posted: Monday, February 8, 2010
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Guam
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Divers in chandelier cave.
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 7, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Philippine Sea Palau
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Mantas, mantas, mantas
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Bannor fish
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 4, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Philippine Sea Palau
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crinoid shrimps on the featherstar with a diver on the wa... by Geoff Spiby
crinoid shrimps on the featherstar with a diver on the wall behind
Balicasag Island
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 4, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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"Face On" by Debi Henshaw
"Face On"
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 4, 2010
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