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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Pacific

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Entries to the annual contest close 31st December 2016

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Tu prenais du plaisir
A faire des ronds dans l'eau... ;=)
By Bonduel Tanguy
posted Friday, December 2, 2011
137 votes

Spanish Shawl Nudibranch at Point Dume, Malibu.
By Sevag Mehterian
posted Tuesday, December 20, 2011
114 votes

Inspired by nearby competition, this male humpback put some serious power into this series of forward lunges. In 7 years of whale watching, I had never seen a lunge like this from this angle. Taken with a canon 350d and 70-300 lens.
By Tyania Diffin
posted Wednesday, May 31, 2006
93 votes

Nautilus pompilius.
Taken at LIFOU island, New Caledonia, in night dive.
Very rare prehistorycal animal who lives very deep, so i had a chance to meet it
By Antonio Pastorelli
posted Monday, March 17, 2008
93 votes

SHARKS
By Pedro L Burguera
posted Friday, January 25, 2008
91 votes

Overwater Bungalows-Moorea
By Frank Greco
posted Thursday, June 7, 2007
88 votes

This image was taken in Guadalupe Islanda in October 2008 using a Nikonos RS with a 20-35mm lens.  THs film I used was Fuji Velvia 100 speed, f8 at approximately 125.  Color corrected in photoshop CS.
By Steven Kl Smith
posted Tuesday, December 16, 2008
84 votes

Green Sea Turtle, South Kohala Coast, Hawaii - 2007 AUG 06
By Gus Saldana
posted Wednesday, December 5, 2007
82 votes

Red Eye Frog Costa Rica
By Doris Vierkoetter
posted Friday, October 28, 2011
82 votes

Ship wreck off Orchid Island, Taiwan.
By Steve Kuo
posted Thursday, December 28, 2006
81 votes
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Story of Creation: From Two comes One.
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date posted posted: Friday, December 9, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Giant Mantaray with black jacks,Isla Socorro Mexico
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Little Squid wants to be Big
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date posted posted: Yesterday
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Blacktip Pass
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date posted posted: (2 days ago)
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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King of the Beach
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Tornado under the jetty by Raoul Caprez
Tornado under the jetty
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Sweetlips and diver by Uwe Schmolke
Sweetlips and diver
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date posted posted: (6 days ago)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Colourful diagonal by Raoul Caprez
Colourful diagonal
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date posted posted: (6 days ago)
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Malaysia
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Bend and Bow: Secret Beach, Kauai, Hawaii
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Looking for tidal pools to shoot didn't work out for me, but the outgoing tide makes a shiny reflection on foggy mornings.. Canon beach in Oregon.
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If you try to line up the sun with the boat, make sure it hasn't come untied from the mooring or you might find yourself far from where you thought you were
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This shot was taken with 35mm wide angle on the Great Bar... by Leslie Sherlin
This shot was taken with 35mm wide angle on the Great Barrier Reef. It was a night dive and the shark approached during a hunt. ISO4000 1/200 f20.
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date posted posted: (last week)
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Turtle in slow flight with layovers and delays... Holiday Traffic. lol.
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Lillies under Palm Trees
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date posted posted: (last week)
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Pacific Guam
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Fish Forray~ Taken on a dive in Kona, Hawaii by Andrea Rice
Fish Forray~ Taken on a dive in Kona, Hawaii
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Feeding nudi
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Tiny shrimp in anemone by David Ferreira
Tiny shrimp in anemone
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date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Malaysia
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Blenni suffers from parasites by Uwe Schmolke
Blenni suffers from parasites
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Half sad by Raoul Caprez
Half sad
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The Kraken ( Backlit Rhinopius)
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Pufferfish eye by David Ferreira
Pufferfish eye
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Flabellina triophina laying eggs on a lone algal stalk in... by Luke Gordon
Flabellina triophina laying eggs on a lone algal stalk in the cold waters of the Pacific Northwest
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Honu Generations: Young and Old
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Wow what a great capture! Perfectly lighting two subjects along with a perfect sun spot is not easy! Way to go!
20 Votes
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date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
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little black cutterfish by David Ferreira
little black cutterfish
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Hello little craby by David Ferreira
Hello little craby
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date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Pacific Malaysia
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Dental hygiene. A demonstration of symbiosis on Anacapa I... by Douglas Klug
Dental hygiene. A demonstration of symbiosis on Anacapa Island's reefs in the Channel Islands National Park. This is a California moray and its attendant red-rock shrimp.
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Ah damn, I dropped my trumpet.
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