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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Java Sea

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A swarm around a diver near the liberty-wreck in tulamben/bali.
By Christian Schlamann
posted Thursday, October 20, 2011
91 votes

At the end of the dives at the drop off in Tulamben we often found this situation near the beach.
By Christian Schlamann
posted Tuesday, November 1, 2011
70 votes

Facing with Banded Sea Snake
By Ken Thongpila
posted Thursday, October 13, 2011
55 votes

nudi delivery :)
By Heru Suryoko
posted Wednesday, November 5, 2008
49 votes

It was hard to catch the movement, but thanks to my model she did a good job.
By Cenk Ceylanoglu
posted Monday, June 29, 2009
46 votes

Giant barracuda at USAT Liberty ship wreck.
Canon Xti, 10mm, 2 Ikelite 125 strobes.
By Adriana Basques
posted Saturday, December 27, 2008
41 votes

Emperor Shrimp on two Chromodoris Leopardus Nudies
By Goos Van Der Heide
posted Sunday, February 12, 2012
37 votes

Is this an alien being or a swimming Polyclad Flatworm? Taken at Pulau Weh, Aceh, Indonesia with Olympus SP 350, Inon macro converter lens and two Inon strobes
By Fatt Chuen Foo
posted Friday, July 25, 2008
32 votes

Manta point / Nusa Penida - Bali
By Cenk Ceylanoglu
posted Sunday, August 2, 2009
31 votes

lembeh
By Rene Braband Andersen
posted Thursday, November 24, 2011
31 votes
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This colorful Nembrotha nudibranch was photographed near ... by Gabriel De Leon Jr
This colorful Nembrotha nudibranch was photographed near Komodo Island, Indonesia. Used a Canon G12 with Ikelite housing and Inon UCL 360 wet diopter and a single Ds51 strobe
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Love that fact that the complete Nudi is in focus, it is a good choice for this shot.
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, March 3, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Java Sea Indonesia
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Lacey Scorpion Fish found in Bali
26 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 22, 2013
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Java Sea Indonesia
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Sepa island , indonesia by Andy Yufan
Sepa island , indonesia
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 5, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Java Sea Indonesia
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House reef in Wakatobi, Indonesia by Roine Gabrielsson
House reef in Wakatobi, Indonesia
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 20, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Java Sea Indonesia
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Cardinal male with eggs inside mouth by Giancarlo Zambelli
Cardinal male with eggs inside mouth
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 9, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Java Sea Indonesia
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P Fish....... by Billy N
by: Billy N
P Fish.......
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, June 15, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Java Sea Indonesia
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a good night sleep...... by Billy N
by: Billy N
a good night sleep......
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 11, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Java Sea Indonesia
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Dangerous Zone Fortress by Billy N
by: Billy N
Dangerous Zone Fortress
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, June 10, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Java Sea Indonesia
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Mean Face...... by Billy N
by: Billy N
Mean Face......
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, June 9, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Java Sea Indonesia
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clowning around
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 23, 2013
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Java Sea Indonesia
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taken in Bohol, Panglo island by Rene Braband Andersen
taken in Bohol, Panglo island
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21 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 11, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Java Sea Philippines
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Wreck Liberty - Tulamben by Zannini Massimo
Wreck Liberty - Tulamben
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 8, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Java Sea Indonesia
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manta fish at manta sandy west papua indonesia by Oki Karyadi
manta fish at manta sandy west papua indonesia
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 13, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Java Sea Indonesia
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Emperor Shrimp on two Chromodoris Leopardus Nudies by Goos Van Der Heide
Emperor Shrimp on two Chromodoris Leopardus Nudies
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37 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 12, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Java Sea Indonesia
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reflection on surface by Stéphane Jamme
reflection on surface
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, January 9, 2012
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Java Sea Indonesia
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I shoot This Nemo Fish while safety stop with my Canon G12
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, December 16, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Java Sea Indonesia
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lembeh
31 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 24, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Java Sea Indonesia
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make-up by Fabrizio Pompilio
make-up
28 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, November 4, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Java Sea Indonesia
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At the end of the dives at the drop off in Tulamben we often found this situation near the beach.
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probably a better shot than last month's winner, which was similar - a diver in the fish ball.
70 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 1, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Java Sea Indonesia
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A swarm around a diver near the liberty-wreck in tulamben/bali.
Gold Medal Gold Medal 2011
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There were some great shots this month but this one got the most moderator votes by far...
91 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 20, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Java Sea Indonesia
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Facing with Banded Sea Snake by Ken Thongpila
Facing with Banded Sea Snake
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55 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 13, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Java Sea Indonesia
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I Shoot This with My Canon G12 at the Semak Daun Island
29 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 24, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Java Sea Indonesia
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I Shooted it at The Pramuka iasland with my canon G12 with D2000 strobes on August 26th, 2011
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, August 29, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Java Sea Indonesia
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I shooted this Pigmy at the Pramuka Island with my Canon G12 on August 26th, 2011
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, August 29, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Java Sea Indonesia
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This Nudi Chromodoris Magnifica was eating while I shooted it with Canon G12 and Strobes on July 24th,2011 at the Pramuka Island , This moment I even never saw before , I just known how the Nudibranch eat something
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 2, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Java Sea Indonesia
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I shooted this by accident when My Buddy wanted to prepare position to photo this Goby Fish on July 24th,2011 at the Pramuka Island with my Canon G12 and Strobes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 2, 2011
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Java Sea Indonesia
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This Phyllidia varicosa taken with my canon G12 and Inon Strobe D2000 at the Pramuka Island on July 24th,2011 at the noon
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 28, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Java Sea Indonesia
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