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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Celebes Sea (8)

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Can anyone identify this Nudie? I was told by the guide after shooting it, that he had never seen one and it could possibly be a an undiscovered species? Any ideas? Taken off Mabul Island
By Kris Davies
posted Thursday, November 24, 2016
152 votes

Crock..
Canon 350D. Patima housing, single external plash. 
F1/160 S16. Exp -2. WB cloudy.
Dive location roach reef resort, twu Sabah.
By Rudy Matt
posted Sunday, February 1, 2015
86 votes

Platax boersii
By Raoul Caprez
posted Wednesday, September 3, 2008
74 votes

Baby turtle just released at sunset, carried away by a wave. Sangalaki, Indonesia. Nikon D200 with 10.5mm lens and 2 Inon strobes under water.
By Erika Antoniazzo
posted Monday, September 1, 2008
70 votes

Jawfish, Bunaken
By Doug Anderson
posted Thursday, February 21, 2008
69 votes

Nudibranch - Chromodoris kunei
Manado, Indonesia
By Ken Thongpila
posted Sunday, October 9, 2011
67 votes

Baby turtle on the beach trying to crawl out of its egg.
By Erika Antoniazzo
posted Wednesday, September 3, 2008
62 votes

The goby. Nikon D100, 105 macro, two S&S strbo. Lankayan 2005
By Marchione Giacomo
posted Friday, June 23, 2006
61 votes

Close Up Shallow DOF Shot - Whip Goby
By William Loke
posted Monday, January 30, 2012
61 votes

Harlequin shrimp on blue sea star.

Have fun watching.
By Uwe Schmolke
posted Wednesday, September 4, 2013
61 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Celebes Sea

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Nudibranch and two emperor Shrimp by Caner Candemir
Nudibranch and two emperor Shrimp
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 25, 2018
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Celebes Sea Malaysia
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Bumphead Parrotsih looking at me curious eyes!! by Caner Candemir
Bumphead Parrotsih looking at me curious eyes!!
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Turtle on deep Blue by Caner Candemir
Turtle on deep Blue
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Big Murena in Kapalai by Caner Candemir
Big Murena in Kapalai
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 19, 2018
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Celebes Sea Malaysia
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Symmetry in nature. A decorator crab during a night dive, equally, and stylishly, adorned on both sides of his/her shell - with co-ordinating headwear.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 18, 2018
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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Bubble Anemone Shrimp  Found only on bubble coral.
Trans... by Caner Candemir
Bubble Anemone Shrimp Found only on bubble coral.
Transparent body with purple antennae and purple line down body.
They feed on parasites, algae and plankton.
Widespread Indo-pacific
12 Votes
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Celebrating our coral reefs - fragile, vital for our planet, and absolutely beautiful.
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12 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 16, 2018
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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Diagonal "herd psychology" work by Caner Candemir
Diagonal "herd psychology" work
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Everything is OK! by Caner Candemir
Everything is OK!
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21 Votes
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A hard stare from a sea pen crab
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13 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, July 13, 2018
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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Orbicular Batfish in Sipadan Island by Caner Candemir
Orbicular Batfish in Sipadan Island
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My favourite sponge crab - I call him "Tank". He's huge - about the size of a football. If he falls off the reef, he literally bounces on his sponge until he reaches terra firma.
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 11, 2018
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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Jackfish in the first light of the morning.... by Caner Candemir
Jackfish in the first light of the morning....
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 10, 2018
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Celebes Sea Malaysia
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Jackfish and diver by Caner Candemir
Jackfish and diver
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 9, 2018
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Celebes Sea Malaysia
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'Good enough to eat' some nudis look like sugary treats !... by Morgan Riggs
'Good enough to eat' some nudis look like sugary treats ! One of my early macro shots that I still love
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Pseudoceros lindae (Linda's flatworm) penis fencing. A hermaphrodite species, both combatants struggle to inject the other with sperm, the victor will fertilise the eggs of the loser.
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 5, 2018
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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Jackfish and Photographer in Sipadan Island by Caner Candemir
Jackfish and Photographer in Sipadan Island
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 4, 2018
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Celebes Sea Malaysia
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Lionfish on black background by Caner Candemir
Lionfish on black background
8 Votes
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White-Tipped Reef Shark by Caner Candemir
White-Tipped Reef Shark
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, June 23, 2018
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Celebes Sea Malaysia
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Bumphead Parrotfish by Caner Candemir
Bumphead Parrotfish
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Pygmy seahorse by Sergej Christof
Pygmy seahorse
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, June 21, 2018
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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My wife and Green sea Turtle by Caner Candemir
My wife and Green sea Turtle
5 Votes
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Frogfish by Caner Candemir
Frogfish
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date posted posted: Thursday, June 14, 2018
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Celebes Sea Malaysia
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Humpback Shrimp 
Mabul Island, Eel Garden Reef - Malaysi... by Caner Candemir
Humpback Shrimp
Mabul Island, Eel Garden Reef - Malaysia
Anthis Nexus Nikon D810, Nikkor 60mm f2.8 Micro, Subsee +10 Diopter, Double YS-D1 Strobe, f22 1/200 ISO100
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Bumphead Parrotfish by Caner Candemir
Bumphead Parrotfish
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Great photo of an awesome subject!
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Clownfish at home by Caner Candemir
Clownfish at home
9 Votes
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The Queen
Decorator crab
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19 Votes
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