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Tu prenais du plaisir
A faire des ronds dans l'eau... ;=)
By Bonduel Tanguy
posted Friday, December 2, 2011
137 votes

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

Inspired by nearby competition, this male humpback put some serious power into this series of forward lunges. In 7 years of whale watching, I had never seen a lunge like this from this angle. Taken with a canon 350d and 70-300 lens.
By Tyania Diffin
posted Wednesday, May 31, 2006
93 votes

Nautilus pompilius.
Taken at LIFOU island, New Caledonia, in night dive.
Very rare prehistorycal animal who lives very deep, so i had a chance to meet it
By Antonio Pastorelli
posted Monday, March 17, 2008
93 votes

SHARKS
By Pedro L Burguera
posted Friday, January 25, 2008
91 votes

Overwater Bungalows-Moorea
By Frank Greco
posted Thursday, June 7, 2007
88 votes

This image was taken in Guadalupe Islanda in October 2008 using a Nikonos RS with a 20-35mm lens.  THs film I used was Fuji Velvia 100 speed, f8 at approximately 125.  Color corrected in photoshop CS.
By Steven Kl Smith
posted Tuesday, December 16, 2008
84 votes

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

Red Eye Frog Costa Rica
By Doris Vierkoetter
posted Friday, October 28, 2011
82 votes

Ship wreck off Orchid Island, Taiwan.
By Steve Kuo
posted Thursday, December 28, 2006
81 votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, June 25, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Convict Tangs by Stuart Ganz
Convict Tangs
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Baby Unicorns! by Alison Ranheim
Baby Unicorns!
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A cold water assassin in loose sand the sculpin awaits it... by Marc Damant
A cold water assassin in loose sand the sculpin awaits its next meal. Canon T2i with 1oo mm macro and sea and sea ds1's from below to elongate the shadows!
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"Inking Through the Universe" part of my Underwater Surrealism series (ink drop shot in water in my studio, not from the animal). Image is referring to these pelagic squid's deep and dark habitats (their Universe).
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Kopoho Tide Pools by Alison Ranheim
Kopoho Tide Pools
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North Shore Honu by Stuart Ganz
North Shore Honu
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A lingcod resting in a field of plum rose anemone with dungess crabs in Washington
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Burp! -Juvenile Painted Frogfish: Frogfish are capable of consuming prey equal to the size of themselves.
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Wrought iron butterflyfish
Endemic species in Japan.
In... by Daisuke Kurashima
Wrought iron butterflyfish
Endemic species in Japan.
In Japan, we call it "Yuzen".
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Triopha catalinae a macro of this beautiful cold water nu... by Marc Damant
Triopha catalinae a macro of this beautiful cold water nudibranch.
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Hunting Bird, Punta Vicente Roca Galapagos by Alejandro Topete
Hunting Bird, Punta Vicente Roca Galapagos
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Color. A Spanish Shawl nudibranch brightens the reefs at ... by Douglas Klug
Color. A Spanish Shawl nudibranch brightens the reefs at Anacapa Island. Shot with a Canon t4i and 100mm f/2.8 lens in Ike housing with dual DS51 strobes.
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Cookin up some eggs in the grill (Cardinalfish with mouth brood)
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date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Philippines
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Crowned. Black dorid nudibranch's like this have been a r... by Douglas Klug
Crowned. Black dorid nudibranch's like this have been a rare find in years past at Anacapa Island. This year there are literally dozens of them. Shot with a Canon t4i and 100mm f/2.8 in Ikelite housing with dual DS51 strobes.
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Marine Iguana, Punta Vicente Roca Galapagos by Alejandro Topete
Marine Iguana, Punta Vicente Roca Galapagos
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Hairy encounter by Raoul Caprez
Hairy encounter
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date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Philippines
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Slow Shutter and Whipped Butter (Butterflyfish)
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full of fish, Acapulco Mexico by Alejandro Topete
full of fish, Acapulco Mexico
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Chomp
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Golden Spots. This California blue doris nudibranch is a ... by Douglas Klug
Golden Spots. This California blue doris nudibranch is a signature species for southern California's Channel Islands. Shot with a canon t4i in Ike housing with a snooted DS 51 strobe and 100mm f/2.8 macro lens.
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Intensity of concentration. Barely room to breathe up aga... by Marc Damant
Intensity of concentration. Barely room to breathe up against a long sought after jewel the Pacific Stubby Squid 100mm macro with a +5 diopter.
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date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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A glowing close up of a Longfin Gunnel. 100mm macro on Ca... by Marc Damant
A glowing close up of a Longfin Gunnel. 100mm macro on Canon T2I in an Aquatica housing with twin Sea and Sea D1's.
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Happy World Turtle Day! Honu Silhouettes in Kauai, Hawaii
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Quick face to face (+10 diopter) by Raoul Caprez
Quick face to face (+10 diopter)
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They may not look like it, but Dragon Morays tend to be very shy and take some time to get close enough to achieve an uncluttered background. Canon 100mm L lens, F14, 1/125, ISO 100 (no crop)
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Punta blanca en el archipiélago de Revillagigedo en Mexico by Ramon Magana
Punta blanca en el archipiélago de Revillagigedo en Mexico
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