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Flatworm in
By Rico Besserdich
posted Friday, November 4, 2011
90 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

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

Patrol Boat 119 - I took this shot 13 minutes after this new shipwreck touched oceans ground. Lots of dirt & dust clouds....the ship's stern was totally covered by a sand cloud that time. Ambient light shot, converted to B/W.
By Rico Besserdich
posted Tuesday, June 28, 2011
71 votes


By Rico Besserdich
posted Saturday, October 8, 2011
70 votes


By Rico Besserdich
posted Tuesday, August 16, 2011
65 votes

SeaHorse
By Levent Albas
posted Tuesday, February 15, 2011
63 votes

It was a great underwater photo session, when I worked with my turkish girlfriend Seda on freediving wide angle photos. While I was scubadiving, she was freediving. On later afternoon she managed to
By Rico Besserdich
posted Saturday, June 5, 2010
61 votes
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Maternity by Caner Candemir
Maternity
2 Votes
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date posted posted: (last week)
date posted category: Fashion
date posted location: Turkey
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happy (: by Taner Atilgan
happy (:
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date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Sea of Marmara Turkey
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Coast Guard 114 wreck by Yildirim Gencoglu
Coast Guard 114 wreck
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date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Aegean Sea Turkey
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Hello! I am the skeleton shrimp! I'm here, on top! by Alp Baranok
Hello! I am the skeleton shrimp! I'm here, on top!
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date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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Uluabat lake Golyazi/Bursa by Alp Baranok
Uluabat lake Golyazi/Bursa
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Ready to take-off by Alp Baranok
Ready to take-off
7 Votes
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Holly lights underwater by Alp Baranok
Holly lights underwater
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Feeding time by Alp Baranok
Feeding time
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Hippo by Alp Baranok
Hippo
9 Votes
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Underwater bokeh by Alp Baranok
Underwater bokeh
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date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Sea of Marmara Turkey
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What are you looking at? by Alp Baranok
What are you looking at?
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Blenny... by Alp Baranok
Blenny...
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Snooted nudi with eggs from Bodrum/Turkey by Taner Atilgan
Snooted nudi with eggs from Bodrum/Turkey
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Seahorse with a skeleton shrimp on the head by Alp Baranok
Seahorse with a skeleton shrimp on the head
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Very tiny blenny from Bodrum/Turkey. 105mm+SMC.No crop, n... by Taner Atilgan
Very tiny blenny from Bodrum/Turkey. 105mm+SMC.No crop, no p.s.
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date posted category: Macro - Super macro
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mediterranean blenny with SMC by Taner Atilgan
mediterranean blenny with SMC
8 Votes
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Divers towards the sun. by Yildirim Gencoglu
Divers towards the sun.
4 Votes
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Flammable! by Alp Baranok
Flammable!
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Seahorse from Degirmendere/İzmit/Turkey by Alp Baranok
Seahorse from Degirmendere/İzmit/Turkey
9 Votes
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Face to face by Alp Baranok
Face to face
12 Votes
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Dakota C-47 airplane wreck Bodrum/Turkey by Alp Baranok
Dakota C-47 airplane wreck Bodrum/Turkey
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 25, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
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Blue filtered Sea Pen Polyp from Istanbul by Taner Atilgan
Blue filtered Sea Pen Polyp from Istanbul
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 19, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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NUDIBRANCH by Kadir Suat Akca
NUDIBRANCH
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 18, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Red Sea Turkey
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Moustache by Taner Atilgan
Moustache
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, November 14, 2014
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Seahorse from Degirmendere/Izmit by Alp Baranok
Seahorse from Degirmendere/Izmit
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 6, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
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Jellyfish from Neandros island of Istanbul. by Alp Baranok
Jellyfish from Neandros island of Istanbul.
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 3, 2014
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Sea of Marmara Turkey
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Posing Nudi. UW Studio sets and Godiva starts to dance an... by Yildirim Gencoglu
Posing Nudi. UW Studio sets and Godiva starts to dance and pose like a real model.
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