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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From United States (5)

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Entries to the annual contest close 31st December 2014

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Spanish Shawl Nudibranch at Point Dume, Malibu.
By Sevag Mehterian
posted Tuesday, December 20, 2011
114 votes

Barracuda on French Reef at Key Largo National Marine Sanctuary
By Steven Daniel
posted Sunday, June 29, 2008
90 votes

Rock Beauty shot on Wreck of the Benwood in Key Largo Marine Sanctuary
By Steven Daniel
posted Tuesday, July 1, 2008
88 votes

Stop Light Parrot Fish shot on the wreck of the Benwood Key Largo Fl In the National Marine Sanctuary
By Steven Daniel
posted Thursday, July 3, 2008
84 votes

Green Sea Turtle, South Kohala Coast, Hawaii - 2007 AUG 06
By Gus Saldana
posted Wednesday, December 5, 2007
82 votes

Scrawled Filefish French Reef in The Florida Keys Marine Sancuary off Key Largo
By Steven Daniel
posted Wednesday, July 2, 2008
80 votes

Turtle beach on Oahu. Taken topside after a snorkeling trip.
By Gary Ramey
posted Saturday, December 2, 2006
80 votes

This picture was taken in the Florida Keys using an Olympus C-750 Ultra Zoom. No flash was needed.
By Amanda Weinkauf
posted Monday, December 11, 2006
79 votes

Calf manatee @ Crystal River, Florida.
By Steve Kuo
posted Friday, December 29, 2006
78 votes

This beautiful Green Moray swam freely along side me in Utila, at one point poking the dome port with his nose...taken with Olympus EXZ500 in a Ikelite housing with a DS 125 Strobe.
By Holly Heffner
posted Wednesday, July 26, 2006
75 votes
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Garibaldi in the late afternoon, La Jolla Cove, San Diego
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 28, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Raccoon Butterfly fish- I think they are sleeping. by Alison Ranheim
Raccoon Butterfly fish- I think they are sleeping.
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 27, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Guardian of the Wreck
A barracuda hovers on the wreck of the USS Schurz off the coast of North Carolina.
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Anemone by Matthew Fischbach
Anemone
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 25, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Blue Reflections
A curious blue shark glides just below the surface of the water off the coast of Rhode Island.
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Between Two Worlds by Lucie Drlikova
Between Two Worlds
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Truly artistic, almost like a drawing.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 24, 2014
date posted category: Fashion
date posted location: United States
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Nurse Shark - Key Largo
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, September 19, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: United States
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Octopus-Utila
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date posted posted: Friday, September 19, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: United States
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"Rhapsody in blue"
Manta's in Kona
26 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, September 19, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Diver and gorgonian at Catalina Island. Canon 7D, Aquatic... by Lee Newman
Diver and gorgonian at Catalina Island. Canon 7D, Aquatica housing, Tokina 10-17 and one Ikelite DS-160 strobe.
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date posted posted: Friday, September 19, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Picture was taken in 152 feet salt water on the wreck of ... by Chris Miskavitch
Picture was taken in 152 feet salt water on the wreck of the "Crane" off the coast of Gloucester, Massachusetts.
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 18, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: United States
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Synchronized Swimmers
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 18, 2014
date posted category: Fashion
date posted location: United States
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Paddlefish with 8 second shutter composite
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 17, 2014
date posted category: Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)
date posted location: United States
view portfolio more shots by Steven Miller
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Humuhumunukunukuapua’a close up by Alison Ranheim
Humuhumunukunukuapua’a close up
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 16, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Hello! by Matthew Fischbach
Hello!
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 14, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Baby manatee hanging out in the spring run during winter. by Jennifer Cheatham
Baby manatee hanging out in the spring run during winter.
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 14, 2014
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: United States
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Best Friends!! :D
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 13, 2014
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico United States
view portfolio more shots by Ken Kiefer
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Marathon Key ,Fl by Steven Daniel
Marathon Key ,Fl
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Belted Kingfisher with Crayfish.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 10, 2014
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: United States
view portfolio more shots by Richard Goluch
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Marathon Key,Florida Elkhorn oral yellowtails and snappers by Steven Daniel
Marathon Key,Florida Elkhorn oral yellowtails and snappers
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Maui, cute brown fish and pretty coral... by Alison Ranheim
Maui, cute brown fish and pretty coral...
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 6, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Nice and friendly Mola Mola off the Coast of California near Catalina Island
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 6, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Blue Angle Fish and Stop light Parrot fish passing through by Steven Daniel
Blue Angle Fish and Stop light Parrot fish passing through
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Somberro Reef Marathon Key by Steven Daniel
Somberro Reef Marathon Key
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French Angel by Steven Daniel
French Angel
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Early morning on a clean beach, sea air is good for the soul !
Singer Island - West Palm Beach, Fl
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"Standing out in a Crowd" by Alison Ranheim
"Standing out in a Crowd"
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date posted posted: Monday, September 1, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
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