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Giant pacific manta came in for a close up. Taken at Socorro Islands.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, December 12, 2016
155 votes

Close encounter with a giant pacific Manta Ray, taken at the Socorro Islands, Mexico.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, November 7, 2016
148 votes

Big Galapagos shark, taken at Wolf island, Galapagos.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, November 14, 2016
147 votes

Tu prenais du plaisir
A faire des ronds dans l'eau... ;=)
By Bonduel Tanguy
posted Friday, December 2, 2011
137 votes

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

Inspired by nearby competition, this male humpback put some serious power into this series of forward lunges. In 7 years of whale watching, I had never seen a lunge like this from this angle. Taken with a canon 350d and 70-300 lens.
By Tyania Diffin
posted Wednesday, May 31, 2006
93 votes

Nautilus pompilius.
Taken at LIFOU island, New Caledonia, in night dive.
Very rare prehistorycal animal who lives very deep, so i had a chance to meet it
By Antonio Pastorelli
posted Monday, March 17, 2008
93 votes

SHARKS
By Pedro L Burguera
posted Friday, January 25, 2008
91 votes

Overwater Bungalows-Moorea
By Frank Greco
posted Thursday, June 7, 2007
88 votes

This image was taken in Guadalupe Islanda in October 2008 using a Nikonos RS with a 20-35mm lens.  THs film I used was Fuji Velvia 100 speed, f8 at approximately 125.  Color corrected in photoshop CS.
By Steven Kl Smith
posted Tuesday, December 16, 2008
84 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Pacific

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White shark and blue, Isla Guadalupe Mexico
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Blue Shark with Pilots, Cabo San Lucas México
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date posted posted: Monday, April 20, 2020
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Two Pairs of Mating Mandarinfish/Photographed with a Canon 60 mm macro lens at Lembeh, Indonesia
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Luis & Mantaray, Roca Partida Mexico
11 Votes
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Just a couple of Clowns...
4 Votes
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Sea Lion playing with Us, Bahia Magdalena Mexico
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Big guy! Black rock, Maui by Alison Ranheim
Big guy! Black rock, Maui
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White shark in vertical, Isla Guadalupe Mexico
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, March 27, 2020
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Ahihi-kina’u natural area reserve, Maui by Alison Ranheim
Ahihi-kina’u natural area reserve, Maui
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Black Rock, Maui by Alison Ranheim
Black Rock, Maui
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Black Rock, Maui by Alison Ranheim
Black Rock, Maui
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Black Rock, Maui by Alison Ranheim
Black Rock, Maui
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Cowfish blowing bubbles....
4 Votes
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a couple of sealions playing with a piece of wood by Raffaele Livornese
a couple of sealions playing with a piece of wood
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Fractal image of a female common seahorse/Photographed with a Canon 60 mm macro lens at Lembeh, Indonesia.
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Two clowns doing what they do best. Making me smile...... by Malia Evans
Two clowns doing what they do best. Making me smile......
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 19, 2020
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Palau
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A Coral Guard Crab on post in French Polynesia. by Devon Fox
A Coral Guard Crab on post in French Polynesia.
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A diver in plane wreck "Kawanishi H8K - Type2 Flying Boat... by Atsushi Hori
A diver in plane wreck "Kawanishi H8K - Type2 Flying Boat" in Truk Lagoon, Micronesia.
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Juvenile Broadclub Cuttlefish/Photographed with a Canon 60 mm macro lens at Lembeh, Indonesia
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White Shark Atack, Isla Guadalupe México
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, January 10, 2020
date posted category: Sharks
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Costasiella sp./Photographed with a Canon 60 mm macro lens and SMC-1 at Lembeh, Indonesia.
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Female common seahorse/Photographed with a Canon 60 mm macro lens and Retra snoot at Lembeh, Indonesia
5 Votes
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Black coral with glass fish
7 Votes
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Natural light in cave in the Passage, Indonesia
13 Votes
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Juvenile Banggai Cardinal Fish Sheltering in Fire Urchin/Photographed with a Canon 60 mm macro lens at Lembeh, Indonesia
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The Hunting Time
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"Turtle Farm" part of my Underwater Surrealism body of work. Turtles grow algae and other organisms on their shells. To remove these things, they go to cleaning stations to have fish eat these growths like a farm on their backs.
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