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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Australia (5)

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Leafy Sea Dragon (Fetzendrachenfisch) , Australia - South Australia - Kangaroo Island
By Ralf Levc
posted Saturday, May 20, 2006
109 votes

Estuarine Cod and Cleaner Wrasse. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 50D & Tokina 10-17
By Ross Gudgeon
posted Friday, June 12, 2009
90 votes

A Golden Weedfish (Cristiceps aurantiacus).

Taken at Shelly Beach in Sydney, Australia. 

Using a Nikon D300 sea & sea housing and dual ys250s. f/8 1/250s
By Melissa Fiene
posted Wednesday, June 10, 2009
77 votes

Cuttlefish at Bare Island. Sydney, Australia
By Ken Thongpila
posted Monday, July 20, 2009
74 votes


By Brian Mayes
posted Wednesday, April 7, 2010
73 votes

Happy Valentine's Day!  : )
By Doug Anderson
posted Thursday, February 14, 2008
71 votes

Turtle in the Coral Sea.
By Karen Dillabough
posted Friday, June 12, 2009
71 votes

Giant cuttle, Kurnell
By Doug Anderson
posted Tuesday, June 10, 2008
70 votes

Pteraeolidia ianthina, Sydney
By Doug Anderson
posted Monday, February 4, 2008
69 votes

Chromodoris splendida, Bare Island
By Doug Anderson
posted Wednesday, April 9, 2008
68 votes
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she is very shy and difficult... it took me more than 10 ... by Gaetano Gargiulo
she is very shy and difficult... it took me more than 10 minutes standing still to make her to understand that I was not a predator... her mate is as shy as she..
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 15, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Timor Sea Australia
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rocket-squid by Gaetano Gargiulo
rocket-squid
3 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 10, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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"staring at the sun" by Gaetano Gargiulo
"staring at the sun"
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 7, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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"The sun kisses the beautiful..." trying to add the sun-b... by Gaetano Gargiulo
"The sun kisses the beautiful..." trying to add the sun-bursts into the macro :-) my sun is a 4th strobe...
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, May 5, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Image taken at Lake Eacham in North Queensland by David Haintz
Image taken at Lake Eacham in North Queensland
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, May 2, 2014
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Australia
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that is her place... by Gaetano Gargiulo
that is her place...
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 30, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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color-burst (105micro + macromate 2x) no crop by Gaetano Gargiulo
color-burst (105micro + macromate 2x) no crop
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, April 28, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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"under an artificial sun" playing with more than 2 strobe... by Gaetano Gargiulo
"under an artificial sun" playing with more than 2 strobes (5 in this case)
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, April 24, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Polycera capensis, Nelson Bay.
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15 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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To enhance the glowing I used a UV illumination system th... by Gaetano Gargiulo
To enhance the glowing I used a UV illumination system that I designed
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, April 19, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Nembrotha lineolata, Nelson Bay
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23 Votes
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"relaxing after sex" I caught this fellow mating, I took ... by Gaetano Gargiulo
"relaxing after sex" I caught this fellow mating, I took shots during the mating, when they have done, this one (the male by the position of the tentacles during the mating) was so tired that left me take several pictures without moving
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, April 11, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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playing with the wide-angle at night (tokina 10-17 +1.4x ... by Gaetano Gargiulo
playing with the wide-angle at night (tokina 10-17 +1.4x kenko pro @11mm)
8 Votes
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Taken after an afternoon dive on the navy pier at Exmouth... by Adam Walton
Taken after an afternoon dive on the navy pier at Exmouth, Western Australia
9 Votes
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Photo shot in Port Phillip Bay Victoria Australia 
South... by Linley Jean-Yves Bignoux
Photo shot in Port Phillip Bay Victoria Australia
Southern Australia
9 Votes
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Canon 7d/Ikelite Housing  Octopus Melbourne Australia - P... by Linley Jean-Yves Bignoux
Canon 7d/Ikelite Housing Octopus Melbourne Australia - Port Phillip Bay
Australian
Southern Australia
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, March 27, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Great Australian Bight Australia
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Rose Tetal Bubble Shell in Nelson Bay Australia
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40 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 23, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Close up Weedy Seadragon, in Bare Island, Sydney, Australia.
27 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 23, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Leafy Seadragon Night dive at Edithbroug Jetty, South Australia
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39 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 18, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Grey Nurse Sharks at Broughton Island, Nelson Bay, Australia by Ken Thongpila
Grey Nurse Sharks at Broughton Island, Nelson Bay, Australia
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39 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 18, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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"Fade to black"... by Gaetano Gargiulo
"Fade to black"...
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 16, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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"fish" rocket" I guess that this little fellow was trying... by Gaetano Gargiulo
"fish" rocket" I guess that this little fellow was trying the kill its reflex in my dome... there was current and the dust lifted really seems the cloud left behind from a rocket to me...:-)
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, March 15, 2014
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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G'day! by Ben Kettle
G'day!
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, March 13, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Coral Sea Australia
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just a leather jacket... by Gaetano Gargiulo
just a leather jacket...
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, March 12, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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The diagonal swimmer :-) by Gaetano Gargiulo
The diagonal swimmer :-)
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Thorny beauty. by Ben Kettle
Thorny beauty.
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