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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Maldives (2)

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Entries to the annual contest close 31st December 2016

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For the remoras this big manta was a nice place to take a ride to somewhere else.
By Esteban Toré
posted Wednesday, January 14, 2009
89 votes


By Tobias Friedrich
posted Wednesday, December 14, 2011
79 votes

Napoleon Fish and scubagirl
By Alberto D'este
posted Friday, April 18, 2008
75 votes

Orange cup coral. Canon 40D, SIGMA 50mm MACRO
By Alexander Nikolaev
posted Monday, October 6, 2008
70 votes

All aboard the Manta Train!!   Olympus SP350, Inon fisheye lens, natural light. Baa Atoll, Maldives.
By Christian Loader
posted Wednesday, August 20, 2008
62 votes


By Aleksandr Marinicev
posted Monday, February 15, 2010
61 votes

juvanile Clarks Anenomefish Nikon D200 60mm Dega Thila Ari Atoll
By Nigel Wade
posted Sunday, August 3, 2008
59 votes

Magnificent Mantas
By Christine Hamilton
posted Saturday, January 21, 2012
56 votes

A fish (Forcipiger flavissimus) is helping me to keep my wife in the center of my heart.
By Raoul Caprez
posted Monday, August 25, 2008
56 votes

long nose hawk fish
By Pieter Roos
posted Saturday, August 14, 2010
56 votes
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Batfish school by Pietro Cremone
Batfish school
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 12, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Mantas and model
Nikon d800e, 10,5MM
Two strobo sea and sea 120Ys 120 ys
Dharavandhoo Island . Maldives
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 11, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Laccidive Sea Maldives
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A huge school of jellow snappers by Pietro Cremone
A huge school of jellow snappers
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 7, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Jelly world by Pietro Cremone
Jelly world
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Crowded condominium. A very busy anemone with a school of... by Pietro Cremone
Crowded condominium. A very busy anemone with a school of clownfishes.
9 Votes
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Juvenile Clark's Anemonefish (Amphiprion clarkii) Host bu... by Kyle Castelyn
Juvenile Clark's Anemonefish (Amphiprion clarkii) Host bulb-tentacle anemone
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 31, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Maldives
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Manta Ray in Hanifaru Bay, Baa Atoll taken with Olympus T... by Chris Rodrigues
Manta Ray in Hanifaru Bay, Baa Atoll taken with Olympus TG1. The sun appeared through the clouds causing the mantas reflection while this gentle giant glided past me.
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date posted posted: Monday, August 29, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Arabian Sea Maldives
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Master of Camouflage by Kyle Castelyn
Master of Camouflage
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 28, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Maldives
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Amboin Shrimp - Thor Amboinensis by Kyle Castelyn
Amboin Shrimp - Thor Amboinensis
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 25, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Maldives
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Leaf scorpion fish - Taenianotus triacanthus by Kyle Castelyn
Leaf scorpion fish - Taenianotus triacanthus
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, August 19, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Maldives
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Pseudobiceros bedfordi - Bedford's flatworm by Kyle Castelyn
Pseudobiceros bedfordi - Bedford's flatworm
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 11, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Maldives
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Wreck - MV Kuhdi Maa
Japanese Freighter
Sunk 1999.
Maldives.
X-posure: 1/250th at f3.5 / Iso: 400
Natural light.
Panasonic 8mm lens
OMD - Nauticam housing.
Copyright all Rights reserved. Mandatory credit with image use: © 2014 Christian ...
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 10, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Paper Scorpianfish - Taenianotus triacanthus by Kyle Castelyn
Paper Scorpianfish - Taenianotus triacanthus
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 9, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Maldives
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SMILE! A playful parrotfish seem to smile at my dome by Pietro Cremone
SMILE! A playful parrotfish seem to smile at my dome
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Wow! Spectacular colors, excellent separation from the background, great angle and capture! Clear winner.
25 Votes
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EYE IN THE SKY - A jellyfish shot in a particular angle r... by Pietro Cremone
EYE IN THE SKY - A jellyfish shot in a particular angle resembles an eye!
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20 Votes
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Stingrays is the main attraction at Fish Factory
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, July 29, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Maldives
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Having fun with lionfish
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date posted posted: Friday, July 29, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Manta on a cleaning station
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, July 22, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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We dived under the jetty at Alimata where we were treated... by Kerri Keet
We dived under the jetty at Alimata where we were treated to a circus of nurse sharks and rays feeding off the left overs from the resorts.
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, July 1, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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I found the trumpet fish posing under an overhang. I have... by Kerri Keet
I found the trumpet fish posing under an overhang. I have yet to find one that isn't posing!
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, June 30, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Maldives has always been on my bucket list of diving dest... by Kerri Keet
Maldives has always been on my bucket list of diving destinations and I was fortunate enough to be able to go there last year. On a night dive, this couple of anemonefish was settling down for the night.
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 22, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Vintage Mode by Louisa Lam
Vintage Mode
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 24, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Asian Sea Maldives
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clownfish
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, May 23, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Glowing anemone and clownfish. Taken in the Maldives at a... by Jason Ford
Glowing anemone and clownfish. Taken in the Maldives at about 15m using a canon 600d and a polaroid housing.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 18, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Maldives
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UFO. Jelly fish .
Maldive Bandhos Island
Nikon D800E, 60 mm nmacro
ISO100;F11;1/125
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date posted posted: Friday, May 13, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Laccidive Sea Maldives
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Lined Blenny (Ecsenius lineatus) by Aja Radl
Lined Blenny (Ecsenius lineatus)
13 Votes
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Sorkelling with Manta
Nikon D800E , 17-35mm.
Two strobo
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, May 8, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Laccidive Sea Maldives
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