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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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Pink-Eye Goby by Jagwang Koo
Pink-Eye Goby
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 1, 2013
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Crab
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Seahorse eyes portrait
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"Tongues of flame"
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Like the flame resemblance. Very nice.
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Pygmy Seahorse! These amazing creatures are one of nature... by Marc Damant
Pygmy Seahorse! These amazing creatures are one of natures most amazing species. We saw three variations but this ones face was priceless!
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This Cuttlefish was so cute that we had to take a picture! by Marc Damant
This Cuttlefish was so cute that we had to take a picture!
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Sucker!
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Another attempt of a split shot
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Juvenile of Pinnate Batfish 


 by Jagwang Koo
Juvenile of Pinnate Batfish
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Squid
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Hunger!!!!!
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Normally these guys are too fast to get good face-on shot... by Sue Goodman
Normally these guys are too fast to get good face-on shots, but this fellow was curious, so I stayed still, waited, and was able to get this photo of him peeking out at me.
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Guess the diver wished he had eyes in his neck. Wonder what I have missed during many years of diving!
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They are pretty loud eaters!!
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Spiny Perfection. This seahorse was trying to hide behind... by Marc Damant
Spiny Perfection. This seahorse was trying to hide behind the grass but didn't blend in well with the green colour!
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Free diving with whalesharks, not a bad day smile
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Shot with an 8 mm fisheye, so pretty close smile
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Bangka and shadow.
Image is taken with a 8mm circular Fisheye lense.
Have fun watching.
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Big Eyes @ Ulong 2 by Tony Cherbas
Big Eyes @ Ulong 2
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6 meters of beauty
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Goby on the coral.
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 10, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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I like the pattern of the whaleshark. They came pretty close, so we could really appreciate the view smile
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Xenon Crab by Andre Philip
Xenon Crab
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Strike a pose! This Nudibranch was perched pertfectly on ... by Marc Damant
Strike a pose! This Nudibranch was perched pertfectly on beautiful blue tunicate and allowed me to take several shots before speeding off!
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Split shots are difficult, but this one I think turned out ok despite choppy conditions
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Parrotfish at night... by Martin Dalsaso
Parrotfish at night...
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Blue Emperor on Blue Starfish! Taken with Canon 100mm mac... by Marc Damant
Blue Emperor on Blue Starfish! Taken with Canon 100mm macro and Aquatica housing with a +10 diopter. Amazingly agile little critters!
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