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Flatworm in
By Rico Besserdich
posted Friday, November 4, 2011
91 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

serranus cambrilla
canon 5d + sigma 105mm macro + inon z 240 type 4
By Moutafis Nikos
posted Friday, November 13, 2009
76 votes

...in flames
By Claudia Weber-Gebert
posted Monday, October 8, 2012
75 votes

Taken in Portofino in November at around 30m, using a Canon A20 with built in flash.
By Darren Baldwin
posted Monday, December 18, 2006
74 votes

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

little splash wave.......
By Claudia Weber-Gebert
posted Monday, May 9, 2016
73 votes

Man at work.....
By Babula Mikulova
posted Tuesday, April 10, 2012
72 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Mediterranean Sea

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The tree flowers. by Francesco Pacienza
The tree flowers.
1 Votes
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The curve. by Francesco Pacienza
The curve.
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8 Votes
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Shot is  taken during a training by Russian Freediving su... by Sevil Gurel Peker
Shot is taken during a training by Russian Freediving superstar Alexey Molchanov at Plane wreck in Kaş
at plain wreck in Kaş.
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Sea star swimming
13 Votes
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Baby scorpionfish
10 Votes
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David vs Goliath - Sea-horse vs Octopus
11 Votes
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The Valfiorita Shipwreck Bow - Strait of Messina - Italy by Marco Bartolomucci
The Valfiorita Shipwreck Bow - Strait of Messina - Italy
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7 Votes
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The Karwella, one of my favourite wrecks around Gozo, Mal... by Joerg Lietzmann
The Karwella, one of my favourite wrecks around Gozo, Malta. Always worth a dive.
5 Votes
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Octopus Inking from a person handling it is a definite sign of stress and in violation of conservation rules for the contest.
6 Votes
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FREEDIVER TAMARA
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13 Votes
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Puffer portrait from Kemer
13 Votes
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Blue bird. Just regular night dive at Malta... by Alex Levin
Blue bird. Just regular night dive at Malta...
6 Votes
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coastguard wreck from Kemer
7 Votes
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Cockroaches. Its like looked Arch in Gozo now. Underwater... by Alex Levin
Cockroaches. Its like looked Arch in Gozo now. Underwater it still great. Not worse then been in the Air before. Is it?
7 Votes
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The nerd
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15 Votes
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A sunbeam shines through an hole inside the comino caves. by Joerg Lietzmann
A sunbeam shines through an hole inside the comino caves.
13 Votes
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Having another view to a wreck. The Rozi is a tugboat in ... by Joerg Lietzmann
Having another view to a wreck. The Rozi is a tugboat in front of the harbour of Malta. I'd loved to show the wreck in another kind of way than you usually do.
16 Votes
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Reflexion by Jérome Mirande
Reflexion
11 Votes
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jellyfish and the lighthouse in the med - under the surfa... by Claudia Weber-Gebert
jellyfish and the lighthouse in the med - under the surface....
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Shelter
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Une pensée pour nos arbres by Jérome Mirande
Une pensée pour nos arbres
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Under the light. by Francesco Pacienza
Under the light.
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9 Votes
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FEEDIVING WITH MONOFIN
7 Votes
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Snooted goby
12 Votes
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Le speleologue by Jérome Mirande
Le speleologue
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Orange
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Flabellina on the um el faroud by Christian Llewellyn
Flabellina on the um el faroud
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