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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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Surfer in Maui, Hawaii.
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Blue Corner, wide angle , Nikon F90x,housing Nexus, two strobo
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 12, 2006
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific Palau
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Surfer inTamarindo by Martin Van Gestel
Surfer inTamarindo
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Slipper lobster. Not difficult to see why people call them "bugs".
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date posted posted: Saturday, March 11, 2006
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Portrait of a Titan Scorpion. Maui, Hawaii. D100 and 105 lens.
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date posted posted: Friday, March 10, 2006
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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Sea of Cortez Pelican. D2x 70-200 zoom.
Apparently, his mouth holds more than his bellycan...
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Penguin while snorkeling in Galapagos. by David Spiel
Penguin while snorkeling in Galapagos.
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date posted posted: Friday, March 10, 2006
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Brethless. by Martin Van Gestel
Brethless.
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Sepia cast. by Glenn Poulain
Sepia cast.
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Flowers at the general store on the Ulupalakua Ranch, upcountry Maui.
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Nikon D100 and light and motion housing
Puffer fish by Martin Van Gestel
Nikon D100 and light and motion housing
Puffer fish
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date posted posted: Thursday, March 9, 2006
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific
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Crystal Cove - Orange County, CA. by Dallas Poore
Crystal Cove - Orange County, CA.
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Moray which hasn't got round to brushing its teeth after ... by Rob Spray
Moray which hasn't got round to brushing its teeth after a meal, there are scales impaled on them!
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Bottoms up. Maui, Hawaii.
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Ground squirrel chowing down on top of a cliff overlookin... by Dallas Poore
Ground squirrel chowing down on top of a cliff overlooking the Pacific.
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Blue dragon, back wall, molokini crater.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 7, 2006
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Juvenile Orange Garibaldi - the California state fish. by Dallas Poore
Juvenile Orange Garibaldi - the California state fish.
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Zebra Moray - caught out in the open. by Glenn Poulain
Zebra Moray - caught out in the open.
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PERTHection. nice suny day in perths waters. by Andrew Grattidge
PERTHection. nice suny day in perths waters.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 7, 2006
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Caught this puffer right after a mal. No manners at all. D100, 105 lens. Full frame.
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date posted posted: Monday, March 6, 2006
date posted category: Macro - swimming
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An interesting pair, simple but captures the moment. by Glenn Poulain
An interesting pair, simple but captures the moment.
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Kelp strand in natural light. La Jolla, CA. by Dallas Poore
Kelp strand in natural light. La Jolla, CA.
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taken with a nikon D100 by Brenda Van Gestel
taken with a nikon D100
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mantas in the mist. not a night dive, not kona, not even ... by Dylan Matheson
mantas in the mist. not a night dive, not kona, not even yap. i'll never tell.
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Starry starry night octopus - My first ever photo using a... by Dawn Watson
Starry starry night octopus - My first ever photo using a borrowed camera on the Great Barrier Reef, about four years ago.
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 5, 2006
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Repetitve images of the whale seen in the center.
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Day Octopus - 'he'e mauli' West shore Oahu. by Glenn Poulain
Day Octopus - 'he'e mauli' West shore Oahu.
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