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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Micronesia

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The Rock Islands in Micronesia as seen from the air.The Islands are made up of Limestone so they slowly erode over the years. What a beatifull country with fantasic and friendly people and diving that is out of this world.
By Rick Ouellette
posted Tuesday, November 17, 2009
130 votes

Beautifull but deadly stonefish waiting in camo to ambush it's prey. came upon this fish at 65ft on a wall in Ulong Chanell in Palau,Micronesia.
By Rick Ouellette
posted Sunday, November 15, 2009
105 votes

Manta photographer
By Daniel Flormann
posted Friday, December 9, 2011
96 votes

shark pair
By Daniel Flormann
posted Sunday, December 11, 2011
77 votes

Nikon D2Xs, Zoom f4/12-24 mm, Seacam Housing w. Seacam Seaflsh 150 TTL (manual setting) and Seacam Mini 100 (manual setting); 1/125 s, f13, ISO 200. Model: Leda
By Frank Schneider
posted Monday, October 4, 2010
56 votes

'ABSTRACT' Often I am captivated with the colours, textures and shapes of our coral kindoms - beyond the sheer beauty of its free-swimming inhabitants as this image attempts to demonstrate. Housed Nikon F; 55mm auto-micro Nikkor lens.
By Rick Tegeler
posted Saturday, September 30, 2006
49 votes

Near the bow gun on the Fujikawa Maru, I found this beautiful coral so I asked my buddy to swim to the other side and look back. Canon ixus 100 and single inon d2000 strobe.
By Jackie Campbell
posted Saturday, May 8, 2010
48 votes

'MAUVE' Yes... there really is such a colour. From the Hotel Continental on Truk - true colour. Impossible to improve on Ma Nature. Nikon F; 24mm lens. Enjoy!
By Rick Tegeler
posted Thursday, October 12, 2006
47 votes

Thanks Bill Acker from www.mantaray.com for the beautiful Manta and thanks to my model, Leda. - Camera: Nikon D3X, Nikon 24-70/f.2.8
By Frank Schneider
posted Saturday, October 2, 2010
45 votes

Emily Flying Boat-Engine in corals-Truk Lagoon
By Richard Goluch
posted Thursday, February 7, 2008
44 votes
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Hawksbill
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School is in! I used the milky conditions and swirling pattern to create the wonderful feeling that I had watching this school change and evolve.
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Interesting behaviour. Watched for 10+ minutes while this reef octopus ran its tentacles all over its body. Assuming this was not a sponge bath or a lonely teenager, what was it doing?
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Body about 1 mm accross. Any help with identification appreciated. Sony rx100 iii with two stacked Inon +6 diopters.
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I wanted to capture the power and beauty of this grey reef shark. I think this comes best across when they are doing an abrupt turn away from a head on encounter.
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Splish splash.. Mantafest- Yap!
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Banded pipefish foraging. Sony rx100iii with Inon 6X wet diopter.
11 Votes
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Focus Stacking. 5 images shot with different focus distance blended into a single image. The originals have about 1 row of eggs in focus at this magnification (microscope mode on TG-5)
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This intimate portrait of a Vlaming's unicorn fish and cleaning wrasse just appealed to my love of design and colour.
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Whiptail coral goby. Sony rx100 iii with two stacked Inon +6 diopters. Was very happy to get it in focus!!!
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Spinner dolphins riding the bow wave of our dive boat.
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Clownfish eggs, most have already hatched. Microscope mode on the TG-5
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Looks good in here.. cleaners.
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Separation
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 12, 2017
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Japanese WW@ Tank with diver onboard the San Franciso Maru, Chuuk Lagoon
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Judy Dive Bomber (Yokosuka D4Y Navy Carrier Bomber "Suisei") in the shallows off of Etten Island, Truk Lagoon
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Grey Reef Shark at a Dive Site called Vertigo. by Stephen Tan
Grey Reef Shark at a Dive Site called Vertigo.
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A Hawksbill Turtle swims over Sponges in Cozumel. by David Gilchrist
A Hawksbill Turtle swims over Sponges in Cozumel.
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, February 20, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Micronesia
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Starburst.  Calm seas, clear skies, and killer viz by Steven Miller
Starburst. Calm seas, clear skies, and killer viz
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..wishing for a camera
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 29, 2016
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Bubble bath
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the last thing you see
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Bubbles and light
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Inky black
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Portrait in foam
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Baiting Blacktips.. fishing for photos.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 14, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Lifeboat davit with decompressing divers in background
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