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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Pacific (3)

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A faire des ronds dans l'eau... ;=)
By Bonduel Tanguy
posted Friday, December 2, 2011
137 votes

Giant pacific manta came in for a close up. Taken at Socorro Islands.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, December 12, 2016
135 votes

Close encounter with a giant pacific Manta Ray, taken at the Socorro Islands, Mexico.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, November 7, 2016
130 votes

Big Galapagos shark, taken at Wolf island, Galapagos.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, November 14, 2016
130 votes

Spanish Shawl Nudibranch at Point Dume, Malibu.
By Sevag Mehterian
posted Tuesday, December 20, 2011
114 votes

Inspired by nearby competition, this male humpback put some serious power into this series of forward lunges. In 7 years of whale watching, I had never seen a lunge like this from this angle. Taken with a canon 350d and 70-300 lens.
By Tyania Diffin
posted Wednesday, May 31, 2006
93 votes

Nautilus pompilius.
Taken at LIFOU island, New Caledonia, in night dive.
Very rare prehistorycal animal who lives very deep, so i had a chance to meet it
By Antonio Pastorelli
posted Monday, March 17, 2008
93 votes

SHARKS
By Pedro L Burguera
posted Friday, January 25, 2008
91 votes

Overwater Bungalows-Moorea
By Frank Greco
posted Thursday, June 7, 2007
88 votes

This image was taken in Guadalupe Islanda in October 2008 using a Nikonos RS with a 20-35mm lens.  THs film I used was Fuji Velvia 100 speed, f8 at approximately 125.  Color corrected in photoshop CS.
By Steven Kl Smith
posted Tuesday, December 16, 2008
84 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Pacific

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Turtle Town by Morgan Ashton
Turtle Town
6 Votes
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Face to Face by Morgan Ashton
Face to Face
4 Votes
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Friendly face by Raoul Caprez
Friendly face
12 Votes
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Hunary ,Collective meal! by Macro Wu
Hunary ,Collective meal!
3 Votes
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Frosted Nudi. by Marc Damant
Frosted Nudi.
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15 Votes
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Center of the underwater universe by Mario Robillard
Center of the underwater universe
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 29, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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Puget Sounds' Giant Plumose Anemones
9 Votes
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Black Rock, Maui by Alison Ranheim
Black Rock, Maui
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 29, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Mother and soon, Acapulco México
20 Votes
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shot@chiba Japan
24 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 22, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Japan
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Mantaray and Sun, Socorro Island México
12 Votes
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Clown Nudibranch by Mario Robillard
Clown Nudibranch
12 Votes
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Honu Portrait
15 Votes
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Wreck of the S.S. Nordby in Huahine, French Polynesia.
13 Votes
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Needle fish hunting
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11 Votes
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Moalboal
12 Votes
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White Tip Shark and fish, Roca Partida México
11 Votes
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Nudi on a Tunicate by Mario Robillard
Nudi on a Tunicate
9 Votes
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Hermit crab in Puget Sound by John Di Croce
Hermit crab in Puget Sound
4 Votes
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Face to face by Raoul Caprez
Face to face
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 19, 2017
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Philippines
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Puget Sound Wolf Eel. by John Di Croce
Puget Sound Wolf Eel.
14 Votes
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Closed encounter by Mario Robillard
Closed encounter
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 18, 2017
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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little craby by David Ferreira
little craby
6 Votes
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Curious little guy by Mario Robillard
Curious little guy
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16 Votes
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Colorful little guy by Mario Robillard
Colorful little guy
4 Votes
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Closer view of a Crab's eye by Mario Robillard
Closer view of a Crab's eye
10 Votes
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point nudi by David Ferreira
point nudi
4 Votes
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