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Flatworm in
By Rico Besserdich
posted Friday, November 4, 2011
91 votes

Squid. 
Settings : F16, 1/160 sc. , ISO 100, 1 x Ikelite Ds125 strobe in TTL mode ( center spot measuring ) , 60mm EF-S makro lens on Canon 40D.
By Rico Besserdich
posted Saturday, May 28, 2011
87 votes

While I tried to capture a shot of these juvenile squids near to the diving platform, a curious guest is watching me and wonders what the heck I am doing there ;-) The lights on top are reflections of my strobe lights on water surface.
By Rico Besserdich
posted Wednesday, October 19, 2011
80 votes

Dakota C-47. That was a bit
By Rico Besserdich
posted Wednesday, November 9, 2011
77 votes

serranus cambrilla
canon 5d + sigma 105mm macro + inon z 240 type 4
By Moutafis Nikos
posted Friday, November 13, 2009
76 votes

...in flames
By Claudia Weber-Gebert
posted Monday, October 8, 2012
75 votes

Taken in Portofino in November at around 30m, using a Canon A20 with built in flash.
By Darren Baldwin
posted Monday, December 18, 2006
74 votes

just for fun ;-)
By Rico Besserdich
posted Monday, October 10, 2011
73 votes

little splash wave.......
By Claudia Weber-Gebert
posted Monday, May 9, 2016
73 votes

Man at work.....
By Babula Mikulova
posted Tuesday, April 10, 2012
72 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Mediterranean Sea

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The pier @ Muro/Mallorca
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Bird 
Modele mermaid celine by Jérome Mirande
Bird
Modele mermaid celine
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Fashion
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea France
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3.The incredible journey of pearl mullet fishes living ... by Mehmet Öztabak
3.The incredible journey of pearl mullet fishes living in the Van lake Van,Turkey 2018
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With water this clear, who needs goggles! by Vanessa Clementson
With water this clear, who needs goggles!
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'Who says my dreams have to stay my dreams' Ariel - The L... by Vanessa Clementson
'Who says my dreams have to stay my dreams' Ariel - The Little Mermaid
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The incredible journey of pearl mullet fishes living ... by Mehmet Öztabak
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The incredible journey of pearl mullet fishes living in the Van lake Van,Turkey 2018
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We had an amazing family day on a boat around Ibiza in th... by Vanessa Clementson
We had an amazing family day on a boat around Ibiza in the clearest water I have seen. There were so many fish swimming around the boat and I think this one captures the action above and below.
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The incredible journey of pearl mullet fishes living in t... by Mehmet Öztabak
The incredible journey of pearl mullet fishes living in the Van lake Van,Turkey 2018
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A scorpion fish chilling inside a rock with its eyes wide... by Göksu Kenanoğlu
A scorpion fish chilling inside a rock with its eyes wide open wondering what is it that is watching him.
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An octopus watching me through its nest by Göksu Kenanoğlu
An octopus watching me through its nest
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Beautiful! by Göksu Kenanoğlu
Beautiful!
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A really beautiful juvenile stone fish by Göksu Kenanoğlu
A really beautiful juvenile stone fish
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Protecting its nest! by Göksu Kenanoğlu
Protecting its nest!
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Gilt head sea-breams are the true kings of the Mediterran... by Göksu Kenanoğlu
Gilt head sea-breams are the true kings of the Mediterranean!
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LION FISH MARMARIS TURKEY by Debra Cahill
LION FISH MARMARIS TURKEY
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date posted posted: Friday, October 19, 2018
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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Hermit crab with hypnotic eyes. RX100M3 f8, 1/400, ISO 80... by Carlos Manuel Chamorro Perez
Hermit crab with hypnotic eyes. RX100M3 f8, 1/400, ISO 80, one Sea&Sea YS03
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 17, 2018
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Spain
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Purple Nudibranch and Eggs (Flabellina Affinis) by Caner Candemir
Purple Nudibranch and Eggs (Flabellina Affinis)
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C47 Dakota Military Airplane Wreck by Caner Candemir
C47 Dakota Military Airplane Wreck
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 4, 2018
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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Life in the bottle by Caner Candemir
Life in the bottle
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Chromodoris Annulata by Caner Candemir
Chromodoris Annulata
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C47 Dakota Military Plane Wreck by Caner Candemir
C47 Dakota Military Plane Wreck
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Grouper
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 12, 2018
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Cyprus
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view portfolio more shots by Athanassios Lazarides
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Adrasan-Antalya / Turkey by Mehmet Öztabak
Adrasan-Antalya / Turkey
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Uçadalar- Kemer-Antalya / Turkey by Mehmet Öztabak
Uçadalar- Kemer-Antalya / Turkey
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date posted posted: Friday, August 17, 2018
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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Shy
August 2016 Fethiye / Turkey by Mehmet Öztabak
Shy
August 2016 Fethiye / Turkey
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 12, 2018
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Turkey
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Flabellina affinis.
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 12, 2018
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Greece
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Trapped in nets
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