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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Australia (81)

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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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Amazing wall of red Coral.
Great Barrier Reef by Joshua Miles
Amazing wall of red Coral.
Great Barrier Reef
votes: 3
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 10, 2006
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Coral Sea Australia
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Another days diving. Afloat the Great Barrier Reef by Joshua Miles
Another days diving. Afloat the Great Barrier Reef
votes: 5
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 5, 2006
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Coral Sea Australia
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This Giant Clam was in the middle of a sandy patch and cr... by Richard Smith
This Giant Clam was in the middle of a sandy patch and created an entire ecosystem all of it's own!
votes: 10
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date posted posted: Monday, December 4, 2006
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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My special little buddy. Canon 20D & 60mm macro with Inon... by Kristin Anderson
My special little buddy. Canon 20D & 60mm macro with Inon strobes.
Gold Medal Gold Medal 2006

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This is a cheeky shot Kristin - well done
votes: 25
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date posted posted: Monday, December 4, 2006
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Trumpetfish off the south solitary islands. Taken with a ... by Shea Pletz
Trumpetfish off the south solitary islands. Taken with a Canon A620 and internal flash.
votes: 4
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 3, 2006
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Ningaloo reef in Australia is alive with cleaning stations. A Parrotfish gets toothy. D2x 105mm.
votes: 5
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 2, 2006
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Yongala Turtle
votes: 3
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 30, 2006
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Coral Sea Australia
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Angelfish has it's eye shadow touched up...;-)
D2x 105mm

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Dramatic cleaning behavior that probably required patience and a tele lens to get Rand
votes: 13
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 30, 2006
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Another day at work. Diving The Great Barrier Reef.I Like... by Joshua Miles
Another day at work. Diving The Great Barrier Reef.I Like the visual effect of the dive flag.
votes: 1
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 30, 2006
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Coral Sea Australia
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A study of orange. 
This Moridilla brockii motored over ... by Kristin Anderson
A study of orange.
This Moridilla brockii motored over the background sponge and onto this piece of weed in only a matter of seconds...a "static subject" he wasn't! Canon 20D, Canon 60mm, Inon 220s + 240 strobes.

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Yes, the color orange is the subject - but nice nudi too Kristin!
votes: 12
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 29, 2006
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Green turtle relaxing on the reef. Canon 20D, Sigma 17-70... by Kristin Anderson
Green turtle relaxing on the reef. Canon 20D, Sigma 17-70, single Inon 220 strobe.
votes: 7
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 28, 2006
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Small honeycomb cod in a coral tree. Canon 20D & 60mm mac... by Kristin Anderson
Small honeycomb cod in a coral tree. Canon 20D & 60mm macro, Inon strobes, Subal housing.
votes: 11
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date posted posted: Monday, November 27, 2006
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Technicolour and smile as my bud comes around the corner.... by Kristin Anderson
Technicolour and smile as my bud comes around the corner. Canon 20D, Sigma 18-200, single Inon 220s strobe.
votes: 3
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 21, 2006
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Sea spider with eggs crossing chasm. Canon 20D, Canon 60m... by Kristin Anderson
Sea spider with eggs crossing chasm. Canon 20D, Canon 60mm macro, single Inon 220s strobe.
votes: 8
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 16, 2006
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Photographer takes a break to enjoy an octopus. Canon 20D... by Kristin Anderson
Photographer takes a break to enjoy an octopus. Canon 20D, Canon 60mm, single Inon 220s strobe.
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This is the sort of shot that dive magazines like
votes: 6
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date posted posted: Monday, November 13, 2006
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Blennie in the snow. Hard to get good detail on this dark fish. Upping the strobe power blew out the white sand background. D2x. 105mm Woody's diopter
votes: 4
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 12, 2006
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Dolphins in the Bay by James Nicholson
Dolphins in the Bay
votes: 3
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 11, 2006
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Coral trout on velvet. Olympus 5050; single Inon 220s str... by Kristin Anderson
Coral trout on velvet. Olympus 5050; single Inon 220s strobe.

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Subject well defined by negative space Kristin
votes: 19
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date posted posted: Friday, November 10, 2006
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Shot with a 105mm but, I'm calling it W/A as the look of it is more wideangle. (so sue me ;-))
D2x
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date posted posted: Friday, November 10, 2006
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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"I can Fly!!". During several dives, these flatworms would come swimming by. Looking like the'd consumed just a bit too much hooch. Cocos/Keeling Is.
D2x 105mm
votes: 4
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 9, 2006
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Having a bit of fun safety stops. by Amie Wilson
Having a bit of fun safety stops.
votes: 5
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 7, 2006
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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thank goddness i found nemo by Petra Kuzev
thank goddness i found nemo
votes: 18
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 7, 2006
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Shrimp tucked into bubble coral. Canon 20D & 60mm macro, ... by Kristin Anderson
Shrimp tucked into bubble coral. Canon 20D & 60mm macro, single Inon 220s strobe, Woody's dioptre.
votes: 8
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date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Nemo I am you father - Clown fish on the Great Barrier Reef by Petra Kuzev
Nemo I am you father - Clown fish on the Great Barrier Reef
votes: 24
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date posted posted: Monday, November 6, 2006
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Australia
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Anenome Fish from Davies Reef. by Amie Wilson
Anenome Fish from Davies Reef.
votes: 6
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 5, 2006
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Coral Sea Australia
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Wild Indo-Pacific Humpback Dolphin that comes in to feed ... by Richard Smith
Wild Indo-Pacific Humpback Dolphin that comes in to feed every morning.
votes: 2
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date posted posted: Friday, November 3, 2006
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Big cleaning action from one of my favourite (and secret)... by Kristin Anderson
Big cleaning action from one of my favourite (and secret) dive sites! Olympus 5050, single Inon 220s strobe
votes: 14
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date posted posted: Friday, November 3, 2006
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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