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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Atlantic (European coastal)

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yellow anemones on black coral wips
By Claudia Weber-Gebert
posted Monday, January 4, 2016
140 votes

cave entrance at El HIerro
By Claudia Weber-Gebert
posted Friday, March 4, 2016
117 votes

Taken in Sesimbra.
By Elia Correia
posted Wednesday, November 11, 2009
97 votes

Blue and green!
By Elia Correia
posted Tuesday, November 10, 2009
95 votes

Anemone!
By Elia Correia
posted Friday, November 13, 2009
93 votes

Sea star probably eating a sea urchin.
By Elia Correia
posted Sunday, November 15, 2009
91 votes

Basking sharks are truly amazing animals. We know so little about their life cycles, international protection is needed not just in the UK. Increased international protection for all sharks is paramount.
By Kirk Mottershead
posted Thursday, August 4, 2011
91 votes

Anemones!
By Elia Correia
posted Saturday, November 14, 2009
89 votes

Taken in Sesimbra.
By Elia Correia
posted Thursday, November 12, 2009
88 votes

snail
By Matic Mikec
posted Monday, August 8, 2011
88 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Atlantic (European coastal)

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Crab (Inachus .sp) trying to hide under a Snakelocks an... by Gary Carpenter
Crab (Inachus .sp) trying to hide under a Snakelocks anemone (Anemonia viridis)
2 Votes
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Looking up, Corkwing wrasse (Symphodus melops) by Gary Carpenter
Looking up, Corkwing wrasse (Symphodus melops)
13 Votes
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Ninja pose by Diogo Ferreira Sayanda
Ninja pose
4 Votes
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Candy striped flatworm (Prostheceraeus vittatus) feasti... by Gary Carpenter
Candy striped flatworm (Prostheceraeus vittatus) feasting on Lightbulb Sea Squirts - Picture taken in Kenmare Bay, Ireland.
8 Votes
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Hanging on, Spiny starfish (Marthasterias glacialis) - Pi... by Gary Carpenter
Hanging on, Spiny starfish (Marthasterias glacialis) - Picture taken in Kenmare Bay, Ireland.
15 Votes
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This was one very angry Shanny, picture taken in Kenmare ... by Gary Carpenter
This was one very angry Shanny, picture taken in Kenmare Bay Ireland
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Crab (Inachus sp) in Snakelocks anemone (Anemonia viridis) by Gary Carpenter
Crab (Inachus sp) in Snakelocks anemone (Anemonia viridis)
14 Votes
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King of the castle by Diogo Ferreira Sayanda
King of the castle
11 Votes
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Decorated Spider Crab at Wild Derrynane by Vincent Hyland
Decorated Spider Crab at Wild Derrynane
15 Votes
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school of bastard grunts
14 Votes
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Dolphin frenzy. by Diogo Ferreira Sayanda
Dolphin frenzy.
14 Votes
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school of bastard grunts
10 Votes
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Seastar with school of bastard grunts
8 Votes
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King of the castle by Diogo Ferreira Sayanda
King of the castle
13 Votes
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Pilot whales,Pico, Azores.
10 Votes
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"Prayer" is shot on the island of Tenerife, at 32.70m depth. The bride is standing in a prayer position in front of the statue of the Virgen del Carmen. This is one of the most - risky underwater compositions that I've done.
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24 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 5, 2017
date posted category: Fashion
date posted location: Atlantic (European coastal) Spain
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Kelp forest at Wild Derrynane, Skellig Coast, Wild Atlant... by Vincent Hyland
Kelp forest at Wild Derrynane, Skellig Coast, Wild Atlantic Way, Ireland. Wha a wonderful way it is to follow hidden underwater pathways beneath the canopy of Kelp fronds.
11 Votes
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Mauve stinger by Mark Thomas
Mauve stinger
9 Votes
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Flying around the SuperMoon
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17 Votes
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Kong spined Scorpion Fish fluorescing in November Atlanti... by Vincent Hyland
Kong spined Scorpion Fish fluorescing in November Atlantic waters off Southwest Ireland.
5 Votes
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Ocean Secret Mysteries
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, December 16, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Atlantic (European coastal) Spain
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The eyes
12 Votes
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ORBITAL MARITIME
Runner Up - worthy of note but not a medal winner - an equal 4th place if you like! Runner Up 2016
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Editor's Comment
Very unique image, it looks like out of a fairytale. Wonderful composition and great job on the post-processing.
22 Votes
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Amphipods by Mark Thomas
Amphipods
9 Votes
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Blue shark
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Stingray attack
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Hydromedusa. by Mark Thomas
Hydromedusa.
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