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Flatworm in
By Rico Besserdich
posted Friday, November 4, 2011
91 votes

Squid. 
Settings : F16, 1/160 sc. , ISO 100, 1 x Ikelite Ds125 strobe in TTL mode ( center spot measuring ) , 60mm EF-S makro lens on Canon 40D.
By Rico Besserdich
posted Saturday, May 28, 2011
87 votes

While I tried to capture a shot of these juvenile squids near to the diving platform, a curious guest is watching me and wonders what the heck I am doing there ;-) The lights on top are reflections of my strobe lights on water surface.
By Rico Besserdich
posted Wednesday, October 19, 2011
80 votes

Dakota C-47. That was a bit
By Rico Besserdich
posted Wednesday, November 9, 2011
77 votes

serranus cambrilla
canon 5d + sigma 105mm macro + inon z 240 type 4
By Moutafis Nikos
posted Friday, November 13, 2009
76 votes

...in flames
By Claudia Weber-Gebert
posted Monday, October 8, 2012
75 votes

Taken in Portofino in November at around 30m, using a Canon A20 with built in flash.
By Darren Baldwin
posted Monday, December 18, 2006
74 votes

just for fun ;-)
By Rico Besserdich
posted Monday, October 10, 2011
73 votes

little splash wave.......
By Claudia Weber-Gebert
posted Monday, May 9, 2016
73 votes

Man at work.....
By Babula Mikulova
posted Tuesday, April 10, 2012
72 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Mediterranean Sea

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Feather star
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This Hermitcrab was photographed in Sardinia. Did you kno... by Robert Smits
This Hermitcrab was photographed in Sardinia. Did you know that most species have long, spirally curved abdomens, which are soft, unlike the hard, calcified abdomens seen in related crustaceans? There are approx 1112 species of Hermit crabs.
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"Eye of the octopus"
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Lessepsian immigrant - Lion fish
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Tec Diver on the way by Andy Kutsch
Tec Diver on the way
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Flatworm Paraplanocera app swimming at night
4 Votes
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Seahorse resting by Andy Kutsch
Seahorse resting
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Hippocampus fuscus
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fin whale submerging near lampedusa island by Claudio Palmisano
fin whale submerging near lampedusa island
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a boot at a wreck in the med. by Andy Kutsch
a boot at a wreck in the med.
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Marine worm Paraplanocera
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 28, 2018
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Cyprus
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Huge panorama, impossible to sea naturally, possible just... by Claudio Palmisano
Huge panorama, impossible to sea naturally, possible just stitching lot of pictures together. The magic of photography.
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Aplysia fasciata
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Chrysalide by Jérome Mirande
Chrysalide
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 11, 2018
date posted category: Fashion
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea France
date posted Book a Dive Trip to France
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pelagia noctiluca by Jérome Mirande
pelagia noctiluca
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The tree flowers. by Francesco Pacienza
The tree flowers.
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 18, 2018
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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The curve. by Francesco Pacienza
The curve.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 17, 2018
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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Shot is  taken during a training by Russian Freediving su... by Sevil Gurel Peker
Shot is taken during a training by Russian Freediving superstar Alexey Molchanov at Plane wreck in Kaş
at plain wreck in Kaş.
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Sea star swimming
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 6, 2018
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Cyprus
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Baby scorpionfish
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David vs Goliath - Sea-horse vs Octopus
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The Valfiorita Shipwreck Bow - Strait of Messina - Italy by Marco Bartolomucci
The Valfiorita Shipwreck Bow - Strait of Messina - Italy
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 30, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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The Karwella, one of my favourite wrecks around Gozo, Mal... by Joerg Lietzmann
The Karwella, one of my favourite wrecks around Gozo, Malta. Always worth a dive.
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Octopus Inking from a person handling it is a definite sign of stress and in violation of conservation rules for the contest.
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 28, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Croatia
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view portfolio more shots by Marjan Radovic
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FREEDIVER TAMARA
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 28, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Croatia
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Puffer portrait from Kemer
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 27, 2017
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Turkey
view portfolio more shots by Taner Atilgan
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Blue bird. Just regular night dive at Malta... by Alex Levin
Blue bird. Just regular night dive at Malta...
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