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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Palau

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Solar eclipse
By Andrey Tazba
posted Tuesday, April 8, 2008
75 votes

It was the start of our Aggressor live-a-board in Palau,Micronesia. Our first dive was at Lions fish rock and we saw this beautifull anemone and anemone fish. little did we know that this was the start of a surreal week of diving.
By Rick Ouellette
posted Friday, November 20, 2009
64 votes

Blue Holes in Palau  Several of my
By Ric Ruhlman
posted Friday, December 31, 2010
63 votes

Longnose Hawkfish at Big Drop-off in Palau.
By Yorko Summer
posted Saturday, November 25, 2006
60 votes

BLUE HOLES
By Andrey Tazba
posted Tuesday, June 24, 2008
57 votes

- seven eyes -

Bigfin reef squid (Sepioteuthis lessoniana)
By Reinhard Arndt
posted Monday, January 2, 2012
57 votes

Taken while snorkeling at Jellyfish Lake on a crystal clear day.
By Andrew Sonis
posted Friday, December 30, 2011
54 votes

'Rock Island Sunset' What else can you say? D100; 18-70mm Nikkor lens. Enjoy!
By Rick Tegeler
posted Sunday, October 29, 2006
50 votes

Beautifull Anemone and host fish. What a great place Palau is and I can't wait to return.
By Rick Ouellette
posted Sunday, November 15, 2009
47 votes

'WAITING' Scorpion fish in a common pose. Another mug shot from 'Fish Portraits'. Housed Nikon F; 55 auto-micro Nikkor lens. Enjoy!
By Rick Tegeler
posted Tuesday, October 3, 2006
46 votes
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Beautiful Jellyfish by Kerim Sabuncuoglu
Beautiful Jellyfish
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 6, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Palau
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Green turtle swimming through space
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 6, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Palau
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barracuda shoal
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date posted posted: Friday, March 4, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Palau
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Jellyfish lake
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, March 3, 2016
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Palau
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Diver in cave
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7 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, February 26, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific Palau
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Jellyfish Lake in Palau is a fascinating ecosystem where only snorkeling is allowed and millions of jellyfish surround you. Isolating one with the sun behind took quite a bit of time, but the result was definitely worth it.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 17, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Palau
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Feeding on light. Jellyfish in jellyfish lake
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date posted posted: Friday, February 5, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific Palau
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Jellyfish and its reflection at the Jellyfish lake in Palau!
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 28, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Landlocked Seas/Lakes Palau
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Jellyfish lake in Palau, isolated since then it has a unique ecosystem that includes millions of these golden jellyfish.
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 23, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Palau
view portfolio more shots by Behnaz Afsahi
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Stingless jellyfish in Jellyfish Lake, Palau.
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 12, 2015
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Palau
view portfolio more shots by Stephan Gosselin
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Gorgonia and yellow trumpetfish
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date posted posted: Monday, October 26, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Philippine Sea Palau
view portfolio more shots by Dmitry Starostenkov
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Twin Spot Snapper Spawning. Around a few days leading up ... by Richard Barnden
Twin Spot Snapper Spawning. Around a few days leading up to the Full Moon large aggregations of twin spot snapper wait ready to spawn
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date posted posted: Friday, September 25, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Philippine Sea Palau
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Coral hermit crab
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 2, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Philippine Sea Palau
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The small and tight shoal of bluestripe snappers. Palau.
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 9, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Philippine Sea Palau
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The sun shines through the jellyfish in the famous lake of Palau.
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Beautiful shot with perfect exposure.
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 8, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Philippine Sea Palau
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Napoleon of Palau
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 24, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Philippine Sea Palau
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Scorpionfish under the sunburst
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 27, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Philippine Sea Palau
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Blacktip reef sharks are patrolling water around dive boat in Palau.
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date posted posted: Monday, May 25, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Philippine Sea Palau
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The soaring turtle.
Happy World Turtle Day! Let them live!
11 Votes
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School of bigeye
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17 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 20, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Philippine Sea Palau
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The Big Bang
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, April 28, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Philippine Sea Palau
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Juvenile Short fin lion fish in the open ocean during another fantastic Black water dive!
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date posted posted: Monday, April 20, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Palau
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Juvenile Slipper lobster Hitching a ride!
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 19, 2015
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Palau
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Yellow Pigmy squid (loliolus noctiluca) Black water diving!
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 19, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Palau
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I love Manta Rays! by Francis Lau
I love Manta Rays!
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Yellow Snappers..Fish Ball by Francis Lau
Yellow Snappers..Fish Ball
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, March 6, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Palau
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"Home Security" part of my Underwater Surrealism series
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