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Close enough to see the parasites above the nostrils on this Undulated Moray (Gymnothorax undulatus)..¸><((((º>...Canon G9 & stacked Inon UCL-165s
By Brian Mayes
posted Sunday, November 23, 2008
57 votes

Nudibranchs enjoying a cuddle. (Chromodoris sp. 20 per Indo-Pacific Nudibranchs & Sea Slugs by Gosliner, Behrens & Valdés)...¸><((((º>...Canon G9 & stacked Inon UCL-165
By Brian Mayes
posted Tuesday, November 18, 2008
55 votes

Just as I found this Fringed Blenny (Mimoblennius cirrosus) it darted in a hole and would only peep out every so often to see if I was still there. Which of course I was, since I wanted a close up shot. ...¸><((((º>.....Canon G9 & Inon UCL-165's
By Brian Mayes
posted Saturday, November 29, 2008
50 votes

<((((º>.....Canon G9" title=""What a happy face. ;-)".....Spotfin Lionfish (Pterois antennata).......¸><((((º>.....Canon G9" style="margin: 0px auto;max-height:900px;max-width:100%;" />
By Brian Mayes
posted Monday, December 15, 2008
47 votes

Fish in to the shell
By Patrick Torresan
posted Tuesday, April 1, 2008
44 votes

This friendly Smalescale Sandperch (Parapercis robinsoni) started to follow me and came right up to the camera. I think it was hoping that I would disturb the sand and it would find something to eat....¸><((((º>.....Canon G9
By Brian Mayes
posted Wednesday, November 26, 2008
43 votes

Sepia's in love
By Alberto D'este
posted Wednesday, April 16, 2008
42 votes

This tiny coral crab (Cymo melanodactylus) is so fury, it's more like a teddy bear than a crab. It was nicely posed like this when I found it and didn't dive for cover when I started snapping away, like most critters do..¸><((((º>..Canon G9 & lenses
By Brian Mayes
posted Sunday, November 30, 2008
41 votes

I think this Pixie Triplefin (Enneapterygius pusillus) on bed of green coral, needs some camouflage training....¸><((((º>.....Canon G9 & Inon UCL-165
By Brian Mayes
posted Thursday, November 27, 2008
40 votes

Flatworm (Pseudoceros cf scintillatus) out for a crawl....¸><((((º>...Canon G9 & Inon UCL-165's
By Brian Mayes
posted Friday, November 28, 2008
40 votes
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Pesce istrice by Torresan Patrick
Pesce istrice
votes: 21
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date posted posted: Sunday, June 15, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Arabian Sea Oman
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Was Diving in Musandam/Oman in the indian ocean saw 2 cut... by Musbah Atassi
Was Diving in Musandam/Oman in the indian ocean saw 2 cuttle fish mating, but i guess i spoiled it when i came closer and started taking photos. they were amaising models!!
votes: 28
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green turtle by Torresan Patrick
green turtle
votes: 25
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 11, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Arabian Sea Oman
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Seahorse. Octopus rock, Musandam, Northern Oman. by Alexander Nikolaev
Seahorse. Octopus rock, Musandam, Northern Oman.
votes: 15
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 11, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Oman
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Nudibranchio by Alberto D'este
Nudibranchio
votes: 18
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 10, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Arabian Sea Oman
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Scorpiofish. Lima Rock, Musandam, Gulf of Oman, Oman. by Alexander Nikolaev
Scorpiofish. Lima Rock, Musandam, Gulf of Oman, Oman.
votes: 20
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date posted posted: Friday, June 6, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Oman
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Clown Fish - Nikon D70S, 50mm, Ikelite DS125 in manual, 80ms by Alberto D'este
Clown Fish - Nikon D70S, 50mm, Ikelite DS125 in manual, 80ms
votes: 20
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date posted posted: Monday, June 2, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Arabian Sea Oman
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Black-spotted moray. Lima rock, Musandam, Gulf of oman, N... by Alexander Nikolaev
Black-spotted moray. Lima rock, Musandam, Gulf of oman, Northen Oman. Camera Canon-40D.
votes: 22
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date posted posted: Friday, May 30, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Oman
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Muraena mouth yellow by Alberto D'este
Muraena mouth yellow
votes: 35
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 29, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Red Sea Oman
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Lima Rock, Musandam, Northen Oman by Alexander Nikolaev
Lima Rock, Musandam, Northen Oman
votes: 25
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date posted posted: Friday, May 23, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Oman
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Jorunna Funebris by Amr Shahin
Jorunna Funebris
votes: 19
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 21, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Arabian Sea Oman
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Nudi Train by Amr Shahin
Nudi Train
votes: 20
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 20, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Arabian Sea Oman
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Carlotta in pool by Alberto D'este
Carlotta in pool
votes: 15
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 30, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Arabian Sea Oman
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Good dive site in Oman. by Alberto D'este
Good dive site in Oman.
votes: 18
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date posted posted: Tuesday, April 29, 2008
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Blotched Moray off Muscat on Fuji F30 by Philip Sykes
Blotched Moray off Muscat on Fuji F30
votes: 16
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Cuttlefish pairing off by Philip Sykes
Cuttlefish pairing off
votes: 10
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Sepia's in love by Alberto D'este
Sepia's in love
votes: 42
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 16, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Arabian Sea Oman
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Fish in to the shell by Patrick Torresan
Fish in to the shell
votes: 44
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date posted posted: Tuesday, April 1, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Arabian Sea Oman
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Tiny red hermit crab struggling to free itself from a Sea Cucumber that has trapped it's home.
votes: 15
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 10, 2007
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Oman
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Tube Anemone from Bandar Khairan near Muscat. Canon G7
votes: 11
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 21, 2007
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Arabian Sea Oman
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A couple of Hypselodoris nigrostriata feeding on sponge
votes: 15
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 5, 2007
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Arabian Sea Oman
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A couple of Risbecia pulchella proudly displaying their gills..........Canon G7
votes: 25
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 3, 2007
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Arabian Sea Oman
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Just a quick snap of a Rusty Parrotfish, but I like the colours and lighting, hopefully you will too.................Canon G7
votes: 26
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 1, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
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Moray double act.........Canon G7
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nice double take Brian
votes: 33
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 29, 2007
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Cute looking Spiny Puffer with a smile......................Canon G7
votes: 31
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date posted posted: Thursday, April 26, 2007
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Arabian Sea Oman
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This Honeycomb Moray was huge, easily 6ft in length and it's head shown here, seemed as big as mine. Very intimidating to photograph.....................Canon G7
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votes: 28
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date posted posted: Monday, April 23, 2007
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Arabian Sea Oman
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Aden Blenny..................Canon G7 & Inon UCL 165 macro lens
votes: 22
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date posted posted: Friday, April 20, 2007
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Arabian Sea Oman
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