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Uss Emmons sitting at around 140'.  This was my first dive to this wreck and it is gorgeous.  I highly encourage anyone that gets a chance to dive this wreck.
By Josh&jayme Cartwright
posted Thursday, September 4, 2008
61 votes

SURF
@yakushima
By Tianhong Wang
posted Wednesday, August 9, 2017
45 votes

Title:Touch
shot@yakushima Japan
By Jinggong Zhang
posted Sunday, July 30, 2017
41 votes

ENJOY
By Tianhong Wang
posted Wednesday, August 16, 2017
38 votes

Living in the Spiral World/Tomato Anemonefish/Ishigaki, Okinawa,Japan, Canon 5D MarkIII, 100mm Lens,Sea&Sea housing,Inon Z240*2, F16,1/160,ISO200
By Yuping Chen
posted Saturday, August 26, 2017
34 votes

Title:bubble
shot@yakushima Japan
By Jinggong Zhang
posted Friday, August 25, 2017
33 votes

Tortuous
By Tianhong Wang
posted Wednesday, November 22, 2017
33 votes

Iseki underwater ruins off Yonaguni jima.  Whether these are manmade or nature is still under dispute.  But once you have seen them you will know there is nothing natural about them.
By Bradley Mihelich
posted Tuesday, March 31, 2009
32 votes

Blenny from Ishigaki
By Iyad Suleyman
posted Thursday, June 29, 2017
31 votes

PRETTY GIRL
(@kashiwajima)
By Tianhong Wang
posted Wednesday, November 1, 2017
30 votes
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Flying Yasha Gobby
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Cute
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Blenny Portrait
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 29, 2018
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
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Blenny Portrait
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 29, 2018
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Beautiful underwater seascape in Okinawa!
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, April 9, 2018
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
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Goby
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date posted posted: Monday, April 9, 2018
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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Coral Hermit Crab (Paguritta Vitiate)
Aka Island, Okinawa-Japan
Extreme Super Macro
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Nudibranch(Okenia nakamotoensis)
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, March 2, 2018
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
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Black Mirror
shoot@Yakushima Japan
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the reflection is incredible, nicely positioned and the lightning is perfect
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 10, 2018
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Japan
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Hungry
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 31, 2017
date posted category: Sharks
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Pgymy squid
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, December 29, 2017
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Psychedellic batwing slug
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, December 29, 2017
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Juvenile file fish
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, December 29, 2017
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Blenniella chrysospilos by Iyad Suleyman
Blenniella chrysospilos
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20 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 28, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
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Blenny Portrait by Iyad Suleyman
Blenny Portrait
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 27, 2017
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Bornella by Iyad Suleyman
Bornella
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 26, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
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shoot@ogasawara japan
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8 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 24, 2017
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Japan
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Sweet Home
11 Votes
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Hermit crab
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 19, 2017
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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Goby
18 Votes
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Nemo
7 Votes
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Pray. It's a selfie. I pray to the God and thanks for the... by Cary Bao
Pray. It's a selfie. I pray to the God and thanks for the treasure given to me.
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Goby by Iyad Suleyman
Goby
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24 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, December 18, 2017
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Space station
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 16, 2017
date posted category: Macro - swimming
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Red Cheeked Pipefish (Corythoichthys insularis) by Iyad Suleyman
Red Cheeked Pipefish (Corythoichthys insularis)
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23 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 16, 2017
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Longnose hawkfish, Owase, Mie, Japan, Depth15m
 by Noriyuki Otani
Longnose hawkfish, Owase, Mie, Japan, Depth15m
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 14, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Japan
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Pinkeye goby
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 12, 2017
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