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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From United States (8)

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Entries to the annual contest close 31st December 2016

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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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Butterfly Mountain... Raccoon Butterflyfish
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Glorious capture! Timing is everything here and the color balance / exposure is perfect.
33 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 28, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Electric Unicorn Fish! by Alison Ranheim
Electric Unicorn Fish!
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 27, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Frogfish Profile
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 27, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Raccoon Butterfly fish sleeping in cave by Alison Ranheim
Raccoon Butterfly fish sleeping in cave
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date posted posted: Monday, January 25, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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So I Mounted my housing on a pole, connected it to Camranger, cut a hole in the ice, sunk the thing. An iPad will then control all camera functions 150' away.. (warm and dry) Live view works, so you just shoot when you like the scene :-) fun!
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Fighting the fish. by Enrique Pascual
Fighting the fish.
12 Votes
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My favorite, the Unicorn Fish! by Alison Ranheim
My favorite, the Unicorn Fish!
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date posted posted: Friday, January 22, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Lion Fish at Miami Reef by Enrique Pascual
Lion Fish at Miami Reef
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date posted posted: Friday, January 22, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Atlantic (North American coastal) United States
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Kahaluu Beach Park, Hawaii by Alison Ranheim
Kahaluu Beach Park, Hawaii
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 21, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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lion fish by Enrique Pascual
lion fish
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 21, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Atlantic (North American coastal) United States
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Manatee with divers.Crystal River
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 21, 2016
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Atlantic (North American coastal) United States
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Green Sea Turtle in Dappled Light
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 21, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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"Not another photographer" by Stuart Ganz
"Not another photographer"
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 19, 2016
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Pacific United States
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West Palm Beach,
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 19, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Atlantic (North American coastal) United States
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Sound The Trumpets
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date posted posted: Friday, January 15, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Photo was taken at La Jolla, California. This sea lion fo... by Paul Van Cedar
Photo was taken at La Jolla, California. This sea lion followed us around for the whole dive, grabbing fins and pulling on my dive buddies hoodie. She was a lot of fun.
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 14, 2016
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Pacific United States
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The Sea Tiger by Stuart Ganz
The Sea Tiger
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 13, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Harlequin Shrimp by Brian Mcdaniel
Harlequin Shrimp
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 13, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Just a little peck on the cheek by Stuart Ganz
Just a little peck on the cheek
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Awesome behaviour shot! Right place, right time - excellent photo!
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Home Sweet Home
A spotted moray has made a home for itself on the wreck of the United Caribbean off the coast of Boca Raton, Florida.
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Turtles by Stuart Ganz
Turtles
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 6, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Sun and Moon
A moon jelly in the waters off of Key West, Florida
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Not A Mermaid
It's hard to believe that sailors actually used to mistake manatees for mermaids!
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Black crab on the shore. Black sand beach, Kona
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date posted posted: Friday, January 1, 2016
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Happiness comes in salty water...
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date posted posted: Monday, December 28, 2015
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Inside the pipe, Hawaii
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 27, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Barracuda and rope..... by Chris Miskavitch
Barracuda and rope.....
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 27, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Atlantic United States
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