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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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Green Turtle cuising the reef, Maunalua Bay, Oahu Hawaii by Carsten Kalkman
Green Turtle cuising the reef, Maunalua Bay, Oahu Hawaii
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date posted posted: 23:14 CST Today (within the last hour)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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The eyes have it.  A ubiquitous Spanish shawl nudibranch ... by Douglas Klug
The eyes have it. A ubiquitous Spanish shawl nudibranch on the reef at Anacapa Island. Shot with Canon T4i an 100mm f/2.8 macro in Ikelite housing with dual DS51 strobes.
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My new friend.. Maunalua Bay, Oahu Hawaii by Carsten Kalkman
My new friend.. Maunalua Bay, Oahu Hawaii
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date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
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"Terror of the Stars" part of my Underwater Surrealism series. Image is playing off how these small shrimp hunt out and eat starfish
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Large Giant Pacific Octopus out hunting
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Curious and photogenic Eagleray approaching within 2 feet... by Carsten Kalkman
Curious and photogenic Eagleray approaching within 2 feet. Corner Pocket, Maunalua Bay, Oahu Hawaii
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Blue Heron Bridge resident Pipe Horse - great find in the sand on the west side
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Oahu, Hawaii by Carsten Kalkman
Oahu, Hawaii
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date posted posted: (4 days ago)
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Pacific United States
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I've learned to lay quietly on the sand and gently dig wh... by Carsten Kalkman
I've learned to lay quietly on the sand and gently dig when encountering Eagle Rays. Some come over and start digging for tasty morsels right next to me. This one is over 5 feet wingtip to wingtip. Oahu, Hawaii.
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'Enchanting fluke'
A wonderful evening shared with many humpback whales against the magnificent backdrop of the Alaskan mountains.

Canon 5Dmk2, Canon EF70-200mm @ 100mm, f11, 1/320s, ISO800, available light.
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"Open Air Playground" part of my Underwater Surrealism series. A reference to how spinner dolphins jump and spin through the air
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"Residence of the Frogfish" part of my Underwater Surrealism series. Referencing the name of the animal and reimagined on land
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'Mobbed by inquisitive steller sea-lions'
Steller sea-lions, Inside Passage, Alaska

Subal underwater housing, Canon 5D mk2, Canon EF8-15mm Fisheye @ 15mm, f11, 1/125s, ISO400, Inon z240 strobes.
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Arrow crab on a sea cucumber
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"Goldentail Gold Mill" part of my Underwater Surrealism series
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Coldshot
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Consistence
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Scripps pier
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A Midday Swim
A manatee hovers near the surface in the midday sun in Crystal River, Florida.
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Fair and balanced
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An angry crab atLa Jolla shores
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Playful
This manatee rolled over just as I approached her(?)- I could not resist smiling and capturing the moment.
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Supermacro closeup of a nudibranch by Jason Spitz
Supermacro closeup of a nudibranch
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Jelly fish photographed at the Casino Point in Catalina I... by Brent Barnes
Jelly fish photographed at the Casino Point in Catalina Island, California
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Lobster Salad. La Jolla Cove, La Jolla. Taken with a Sony RX-100.
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Harlequin shrimp at the Big Island in Hawaii taken with a... by Brent Barnes
Harlequin shrimp at the Big Island in Hawaii taken with an Nikon D7000 and 60 mm Nikkon lens with Sea and Sea 110 alpha strobe
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Calm Waters
On Tuesday we went out in the afternoon hoping to find the manatees - we did not. However, while in Three Sisters Springs I spotted this root system and some fain sunbeams, It was so beautiful.
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date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico United States
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