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taken at the bay of sabang, mindoro island in january 2011. done with canon eos 5 d with makro 100L in a hugyfot-housing, two ikelite substrobes 160 ds. settings except focus all manualy done
By Harald Schottner
posted Thursday, February 10, 2011
188 votes

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

2 beautifull Nudibranchs in Yap Micronesia.Some of the Nudibranchs were more colorfull than the fish.Always the best subjects for posing for pictures.
By Rick Ouellette
posted Monday, November 16, 2009
91 votes

Basslets at Moalboal with my Olympus C 7070.
By Taco Cheung
posted Sunday, May 6, 2007
90 votes

anemones
By Claudia Weber-Gebert
posted Monday, January 7, 2013
81 votes

We were underwater at about 45ft. at a cleaning station waiting for what seemed forever. Then after 40 minutes out of the blue comes this huge Manta flying gracefully overhead. This was the first Manta we had ever seen and Wow! what a beauty.
By Rick Ouellette
posted Monday, November 16, 2009
81 votes

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

Tiger cardinalfish with eggs in the mouth
By Adrien Uichico
posted Friday, April 18, 2008
76 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Philippine Sea

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Squat Shrimp (Anemone Shrimp) - Thor amboinensis on  Tube... by Hansruedi Wuersten
Squat Shrimp (Anemone Shrimp) - Thor amboinensis on Tube Anemone
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Bodyguard.
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date posted posted: Friday, January 18, 2019
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Philippines
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Sea butterfly- Pteropod
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date posted posted: Friday, January 18, 2019
date posted category: Macro - swimming
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Nudibranch Nembrotha milleri by Hansruedi Wuersten
Nudibranch Nembrotha milleri
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Lemon Nudibranch by Hansruedi Wuersten
Lemon Nudibranch
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Sometimes, months later you go through old images and find one that you had overlooked - as I did with this one.
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Phanerobranch Dorids by Hansruedi Wuersten
Phanerobranch Dorids
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Black Frogfish by Hansruedi Wuersten
Black Frogfish
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Sea elephant (Pterotracheoidea).
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Pointed Eagelray by Hansruedi Wuersten
Pointed Eagelray
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Mating - Hypselodoris apolegma - paarend by Hansruedi Wuersten
Mating - Hypselodoris apolegma - paarend
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Pink anemonefish.
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Browny by Hansruedi Wuersten
Browny
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Whalshark close under the surface by Hansruedi Wuersten
Whalshark close under the surface
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Eye contact by Ajiex Dharma
Eye contact
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Brown crab on nightdive by Hansruedi Wuersten
Brown crab on nightdive
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First time see.. by Hansruedi Wuersten
First time see..
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Whalshark Reflexion by Hansruedi Wuersten
Whalshark Reflexion
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A beauty in the garbage.
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Chromodoris magnifica.
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Title: Abstract
Date Taken:2 DEC 2018
Location: Anilao ... by Ming Wen
Title: Abstract
Date Taken:2 DEC 2018
Location: Anilao Philippines
Camera: Canon 5D Mark 4
Housing: Sea & Sea
Lens: Canon 100mm Marco F/2.8L
Strobe: 2* Sea & Sea Ysd1
Diopter: Naticam SMC
Setting: F/8 1/125 ISO 400
RETRA LSD
感谢Casa Escon...
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Sea Anemones by Hansruedi Wuersten
Sea Anemones
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Magnificient goby.
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CRAB by Hansruedi Wuersten
CRAB
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Predators.
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Crab on the coral.
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Titan Triggerfish by Hansruedi Wuersten
Titan Triggerfish
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