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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


By Rico Besserdich
posted Tuesday, August 16, 2011
65 votes

SeaHorse
By Levent Albas
posted Tuesday, February 15, 2011
63 votes

It was a great underwater photo session, when I worked with my turkish girlfriend Seda on freediving wide angle photos. While I was scubadiving, she was freediving. On later afternoon she managed to
By Rico Besserdich
posted Saturday, June 5, 2010
61 votes
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Pool reflections
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 30, 2011
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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Seastar / Bodrum by Ezgihan Gürer
Seastar / Bodrum
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Deep dive to a sunken italian bomber airplane from the 2nd world war.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 27, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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Car wreck / Bodrum by Ezgihan Gürer
Car wreck / Bodrum
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peace by Serhat Tasgedik
peace
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 26, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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spirographis spallanzanii / Bodrum by Ezgihan Gürer
spirographis spallanzanii / Bodrum
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 26, 2011
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Aegean Sea Turkey
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Semi-closed Rebreather Diver
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 24, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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"Rebreather Toofer" ( 2 for the price of 1 ) ;-))))
votes: 26
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date posted posted: Friday, July 22, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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I somehow liked the scene ;-)
votes: 14
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 21, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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Rebreather Diver
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 19, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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Savoia-Marchetti S.M. 79-I Sparviero . Italian airplane wreck from 2nd world war. It rests now between the greek island Kastellorizo and the turkish town Kas. Quiet deep dive, photo was made in around 60 meters depht.
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 17, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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C-47 Dacota Plane Wreck by Fatih Sökmen
C-47 Dacota Plane Wreck
votes: 14
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 14, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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"Darth Vader & his young apprentice" ;-))
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 14, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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Rebreather Diver on his way back home ;-)
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This is not "Darth Vader" underwater, this is my collegue Erol with his Rebreather ;-)
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 12, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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Wreck of an Italian War-Aircraft ( Bomber ) of second world war. 55-70 meters deep. This photos was token by me at 60 meters. I spended only a couple of minutes there....time flies quick down there ;-)
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date posted posted: Monday, July 11, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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Exploring the new shipwreck SG 119, around 20 minutes after it touched ocean's ground. Still dirt clouds and bubbles around. Canon 40D with Sigma 10-20 ( on the 10mm end ), ambient light with usage of "magic filters".
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Another great shot of Rico's Wreck
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 6, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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nudi by Serhat Tasgedik
nudi
votes: 19
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 5, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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"Live on air" - This small hermid crab seems to have a proper "antenna" to communicate with the outside world ;-))
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date posted posted: Monday, July 4, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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25th June 2011, Time : 13.47 . The last seconds of "life" of the patrol boat "119" . In the water : The technic team that helped to make the wreck sink. 20 seconds after this shot, I was diving as the very first one at this brand new wreck :-)
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Commando central and captain's seat of the coastguard patrol boat 119. Magic filters only, no strobe.
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date posted posted: Thursday, June 30, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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Exploring the "SG 119", 1 day after it sinked. Sigma 10-20 ( set to 10 mm ) with Magic Filters, Canon 40D.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 29, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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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.
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this not only breaks the record for shooting a wreck so soon after shooting it's also a super composition - but then you'd expect that from Rico!
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The plane
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 28, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Aegean Sea Turkey
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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
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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 was my macro entry into the contest in Bodrum
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date posted posted: Monday, June 27, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Aegean Sea Turkey
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