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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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Soft coral, Musandam, Oman. Canon 40D, SIGMA 50 mm macro. by Alexander Nikolaev
Soft coral, Musandam, Oman. Canon 40D, SIGMA 50 mm macro.
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 3, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Oman
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Nudibranch. by Alexander Nikolaev
Nudibranch.
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 26, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean Oman
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Omani lobster. by Alexander Nikolaev
Omani lobster.
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 24, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Oman
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Green turtle. Canon 40D, Sigma 50mm. by Alexander Nikolaev
Green turtle. Canon 40D, Sigma 50mm.
26 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 23, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Oman
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Zebra shark. Canon 40D. by Alexander Nikolaev
Zebra shark. Canon 40D.
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 22, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Oman
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Diver with green turtle.  by Alexander Nikolaev
Diver with green turtle.
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 9, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean Oman
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Oman - the country of lost nets. by Alexander Nikolaev
Oman - the country of lost nets.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 8, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Oman
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Seahorse. Camera Canon 40D. by Alexander Nikolaev
Seahorse. Camera Canon 40D.
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 6, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Oman
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The underwater cameraman. Gulf of Oman, Daymaniyat Island... by Alexander Nikolaev
The underwater cameraman. Gulf of Oman, Daymaniyat Islands. July 2008. Camera Canon 40D with Sigma 50mm 1:2.8 DG Macro optic, Ikelite house.
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, July 4, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean Oman
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Eel shot with Panasonic DMC-TZ3 whith flash, no strobes. by Musbah Atassi
Eel shot with Panasonic DMC-TZ3 whith flash, no strobes.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 17, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Oman
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Shot with Panasonic TZ3, with the Panasonic Marine Case, ... by Musbah Atassi
Shot with Panasonic TZ3, with the Panasonic Marine Case,
huge fat Eel with a smiling face!!
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, June 16, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean Oman
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Pesce istrice by Torresan Patrick
Pesce istrice
21 Votes
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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!!
28 Votes
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green turtle by Torresan Patrick
green turtle
25 Votes
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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.
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 11, 2008
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Nudibranchio by Alberto D'este
Nudibranchio
18 Votes
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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.
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date posted posted: Friday, June 6, 2008
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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
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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.
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, May 30, 2008
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Muraena mouth yellow by Alberto D'este
Muraena mouth yellow
35 Votes
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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
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date posted posted: Friday, May 23, 2008
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date posted location: Indian Ocean Oman
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Jorunna Funebris by Amr Shahin
Jorunna Funebris
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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
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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
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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.
18 Votes
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Blotched Moray off Muscat on Fuji F30 by Philip Sykes
Blotched Moray off Muscat on Fuji F30
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Cuttlefish pairing off by Philip Sykes
Cuttlefish pairing off
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