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Underwater Photo Contest Entries By Rico Besserdich (8)

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Flatworm in
By Rico Besserdich
posted Friday, November 4, 2011
90 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

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

Patrol Boat 119 - I took this shot 13 minutes after this new shipwreck touched oceans ground. Lots of dirt & dust clouds....the ship's stern was totally covered by a sand cloud that time. Ambient light shot, converted to B/W.
By Rico Besserdich
posted Tuesday, June 28, 2011
71 votes


By Rico Besserdich
posted Saturday, October 8, 2011
70 votes

Vertigo :-)))
By Rico Besserdich
posted Thursday, June 9, 2011
69 votes

Pepper Muray Eel......I hear someone whispering in my ears
By Rico Besserdich
posted Tuesday, March 22, 2011
66 votes


By Rico Besserdich
posted Tuesday, August 16, 2011
65 votes
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Patrol Boat 119. 24 hours after it touched the ground. 10mm lens with magic filters attached.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 28, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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Coastguard Patrol Boat 119. Was a big honor to be one of the first to dive this new wreck and the very first who takes uw photos of it. This photo was made 24 hours after the ship sinked. Canon 40D, Sigma 10-20mm with Magic Filters, no strobes.
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date posted posted: Monday, June 27, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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This is the turkish coastguard patrol boat "B119", just 1 minute after touchdown on its final resting place. It's the very first photo ever of this brand-new shipwreck. Still bubbles and smoke are escaping. Bad visibility, very rough circumstances.
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date posted posted: Monday, June 27, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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Blenny at the edge ;-)
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date posted posted: Saturday, June 11, 2011
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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Vertigo :-)))
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69 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, June 9, 2011
date posted category: Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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"Climbing up"
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date posted posted: Thursday, June 9, 2011
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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Conge closeup. 60mm makro lens with +10 diopter attached. F27, 1/125 sc., ISO 200
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 8, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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"small beauty" ;-)
27 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, June 6, 2011
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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"Golden Girl"
Canon 40D with 60mm makro and +4 closeup lens attached. F13, 1/90 sc., ISO 200
35 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, June 5, 2011
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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1 year at UWP - Happy Birthday to myself !!! This is a self-timer pic made in 15 meter depht. My scuba gear was placed behind the camera. Had a hard job to bring me in position in only 7 seconds. Sorry, therefore no "happy & smiling face", lol !
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they've tried hard to blow it over....( but it didn't happened )
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date posted posted: Saturday, June 4, 2011
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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"Shooting me, shooting you ;-)"
40 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, June 2, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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"The Skipper"
25 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, May 30, 2011
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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..sailing away......
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Spanish Lobster ( nightdive ). F 9.5, 1/90 sc., ISO 200. 60mm makro lens, distance to subject : 70 cm., 2 x sea&sea Ys110@ in manuel mode.
30 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, May 29, 2011
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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One more squid ;-)
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46 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 28, 2011
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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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.
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 28, 2011
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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Blenny Closeup in "Bokeh" style
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"Hitchhiking"
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, May 27, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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Red Tubeworm
31 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 26, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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"Time to get wet" ;-)
45 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 24, 2011
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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Fire Coral Garden. Sigma 10-20 ( set to 10mm ) with "magic filters" attached. Canon 40D in Ikelite housing. F8, 1/90 sc, ISO 200
41 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, May 22, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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"Reflections" . Ambient light with magic filters on sigma 10-20mm.
37 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, May 20, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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sailing fun :-)))
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 19, 2011
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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"sail abstract" ;-)
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 19, 2011
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
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sailing race
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 18, 2011
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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Splash !!
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