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

Barracuda on French Reef at Key Largo National Marine Sanctuary
By Steven Daniel
posted Sunday, June 29, 2008
90 votes

Rock Beauty shot on Wreck of the Benwood in Key Largo Marine Sanctuary
By Steven Daniel
posted Tuesday, July 1, 2008
88 votes

Stop Light Parrot Fish shot on the wreck of the Benwood Key Largo Fl In the National Marine Sanctuary
By Steven Daniel
posted Thursday, July 3, 2008
84 votes

Green Sea Turtle, South Kohala Coast, Hawaii - 2007 AUG 06
By Gus Saldana
posted Wednesday, December 5, 2007
82 votes

Scrawled Filefish French Reef in The Florida Keys Marine Sancuary off Key Largo
By Steven Daniel
posted Wednesday, July 2, 2008
80 votes

Turtle beach on Oahu. Taken topside after a snorkeling trip.
By Gary Ramey
posted Saturday, December 2, 2006
80 votes

This picture was taken in the Florida Keys using an Olympus C-750 Ultra Zoom. No flash was needed.
By Amanda Weinkauf
posted Monday, December 11, 2006
79 votes

Calf manatee @ Crystal River, Florida.
By Steve Kuo
posted Friday, December 29, 2006
78 votes

This beautiful Green Moray swam freely along side me in Utila, at one point poking the dome port with his nose...taken with Olympus EXZ500 in a Ikelite housing with a DS 125 Strobe.
By Holly Heffner
posted Wednesday, July 26, 2006
75 votes
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Hawaiian Triggerfish by Alison Ranheim
Hawaiian Triggerfish
votes: 1
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 26, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea United States
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Videographer at work by Stuart Ganz
Videographer at work
votes: 0
vote
Hermit crab with a barnacle
Seattle, WA, U.S.A. by Tom Radio
Hermit crab with a barnacle
Seattle, WA, U.S.A.
votes: 3
vote

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date posted posted: (3 days ago)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Red Sand Beach, Maui by Alison Ranheim
Red Sand Beach, Maui
votes: 2
vote
Juvenile Angelfish posing for the camera
votes: 4
vote
Monk Seals are solitary and always look for companionship or prey.
votes: 5
vote
Common Dolphins off San Diego
votes: 16
vote
Turtle, Maui... what a poser! by Alison Ranheim
Turtle, Maui... what a poser!
votes: 5
vote
this was shot in Biscayne Bay Florida with a canon G16,Fa... by Russell Satterthwaite
this was shot in Biscayne Bay Florida with a canon G16,Fantasea housing
votes: 5
vote
The black sheep. by Alison Ranheim
The black sheep.
votes: 4
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date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
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Self portrait with a massive lion's mane jellyfish.
Seattle, WA, U.S.A.
votes: 23
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date posted posted: (last week)
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Fish Wall by Alison Ranheim
Fish Wall
votes: 7
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date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Took this shot in Monterey, CA of a few Metriduims. Visib... by Henry Schmitz
Took this shot in Monterey, CA of a few Metriduims. Visibility was poor so had to get creative with lighting.
votes: 6
vote
In The Garden Of Deep Silence by Lucie Drlikova
In The Garden Of Deep Silence
votes: 11
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date posted posted: (last week)
date posted category: Fashion
date posted location: United States
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Fish soup by Stuart Ganz
Fish soup
votes: 8
vote
morning light by Dale Kobetich
morning light
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votes: 22
vote
Filter feeding Paddlefish
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votes: 22
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date posted posted: (last week)
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: United States
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Tang Fish... island of Lanai, Hawaii. by Alison Ranheim
Tang Fish... island of Lanai, Hawaii.
votes: 2
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date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Acanthodoris nanaimoensis
Puget Sound, WA, U.S.A.
votes: 18
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date posted posted: (This month)
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Honu and diver by Stuart Ganz
Honu and diver
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votes: 19
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Hawaiian Honu by Stuart Ganz
Hawaiian Honu
votes: 18
vote
More Unicorns, Maui! by Alison Ranheim
More Unicorns, Maui!
votes: 13
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date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
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Plumose Anemone
Puget Sound, WA, U.S.A.
votes: 17
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date posted posted: (This month)
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Diver Down Baby Turtle! This image was taken in the Gulf Stresm during a young sea turtle release.
shortlistedShortlisted!
votes: 16
vote
Jellyfish in Carmel, Ca. by Morgan Ashton
Jellyfish in Carmel, Ca.
votes: 15
vote
Velella velella from Below. I was stuck on the surface wa... by Morgan Ashton
Velella velella from Below. I was stuck on the surface waiting for my dive boat. These three-inch creatures are showing up all over Northern California but, to date, I had not seen any pictures of their undersides.
votes: 10
vote
San Clemente Island resident.
votes: 15
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date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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