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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Norway (4)

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Hyperid amphipod getting a free ride on a (rather small) jelly fish...
By Lill Haugen
posted Tuesday, May 10, 2011
56 votes

The free-swimming hydromedusae Gonionemus murbachii. Nikon D300s in Nauticam housing, 2 x Inon Z-240 strobes.
By Christian Skauge
posted Thursday, September 30, 2010
52 votes

Alien... composition of a Gonionemus murbachii and the eyes of a lemon sole, Microstomus kitt. Looks a little eerie :-)

Nikon D200 in Nexus housing.
By Christian Skauge
posted Saturday, December 29, 2007
49 votes

Another Polycera... this one was sitting on a dark kelp frond. Photographed with little light it seems to be floating in thin air... eh, water.

Nikon D200 in Nexus housing, Inon Z-240 strobes. Nikkor 105 mm, manual, ISO 100, f/16, 1/60.
By Christian Skauge
posted Sunday, April 27, 2008
46 votes

Close-up of the Alien of the Deep, the crown jelly Periphylla periphylla. Photographed at 40 meters depth, 260 meters above bottom at Gulen Dive Resort, Norway.
By Christian Skauge
posted Tuesday, February 3, 2009
46 votes

The rabbit fish (Chimaera monstrosa) is common at depths ranging from 50 to 1000 meters. In the fjords of Norway it can be seen by divers as it migrate shallower at up to 10-30m meters. Fantastic animal!
By Annika Persson
posted Tuesday, February 1, 2011
46 votes

Alien of the Deep - the deep-sea jelly Periphylla periphylla. Nightdive at 01:30 in february 2008, 600 feet above bottom. Nikon D200 in Nexus housing, 18-70 mm, manual.
By Christian Skauge
posted Tuesday, April 29, 2008
44 votes

Siphonophore - Physophora hydrostatica
By Jorn Ari
posted Tuesday, May 31, 2011
44 votes

Clione limacina, or sea angel, photographed outside Kristiansand on the Norwegian south coast. These little ophistobranchs grow to about 3 centimeters and sometimes occur in such grat numbers that they are food for whales :-)
By Christian Skauge
posted Monday, April 27, 2009
42 votes

Flabellina verrucosa
By Jorn Ari
posted Thursday, December 8, 2011
42 votes
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Hydroides norvegia.
Sigma 105 mm, 1/250 sek, f/9
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"Done feeding"
1/250 sek, f8, Canon 40D
Gulen Dive Resort. by Poul Erik Rasmussen
"Done feeding"
1/250 sek, f8, Canon 40D
Gulen Dive Resort.
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 1, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Norwegian Sea Norway
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Flabellina "in headwind"
1/250s f/8
Nudibranch safari 2... by Poul Erik Rasmussen
Flabellina "in headwind"
1/250s f/8
Nudibranch safari 2012, Gulen Dive Resort Norway
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, March 31, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Norwegian Sea Norway
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Eubranchus farrani nudibranch crawling on the edge of a k... by Christian Skauge
Eubranchus farrani nudibranch crawling on the edge of a kelp frond.
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31 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, March 14, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Norwegian Sea Norway
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5'9" Norwegian Yellow Fish by Bob Bernardo
5'9" Norwegian Yellow Fish
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, March 10, 2012
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Norwegian Sea Norway
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Polycera quadrilineata, 03.03.2012 by Constantin Ene
Polycera quadrilineata, 03.03.2012
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date posted posted: Saturday, March 10, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Norwegian Sea Norway
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in the Spitsbergen by Jm Leuba
in the Spitsbergen
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, March 2, 2012
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Arctic Norway
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Seal in the Spitsbergen by Jm Leuba
Seal in the Spitsbergen
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 25, 2012
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Arctic Norway
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A polar bear in the Spitsbergen (Svalbard Archipelago) by Jm Leuba
A polar bear in the Spitsbergen (Svalbard Archipelago)
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date posted posted: Friday, February 17, 2012
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Greenland Sea Norway
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Eledone cihrrosa (Curled Octopus) on some kelp ready to t... by Bjørnar Nygård
Eledone cihrrosa (Curled Octopus) on some kelp ready to take the leap and go in to hiding.
29 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, December 30, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Norwegian Sea Norway
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Under the Bridge. I was making my safety stop, when I realised the photo opportunities under this bridge.
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23 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, December 30, 2011
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Norwegian Sea Norway
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2x Facelina bostoniensis mating, extreme closeup. by Christian Skauge
2x Facelina bostoniensis mating, extreme closeup.
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, December 30, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Norwegian Sea Norway
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Pool session with lady in red
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19 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 29, 2011
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Norway
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Lophodoris danielsseni mating
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Favorinus blianus
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Flabellina
18 Votes
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Polycera quadrineata
26 Votes
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Flabellina
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Polycera qyadrilineata
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Flabellina lineata
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Flabellina eating a Tubularia indivisa
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Adalaria proxima
28 Votes
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Favorinus blianus
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Polycera quadrilineata
21 Votes
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Flabellina verrucosa eating a Tubularia indivisa
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Polycera quadrilineata
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Sharing a meal.
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