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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
151 votes

Close encounter with a giant pacific Manta Ray, taken at the Socorro Islands, Mexico.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, November 7, 2016
144 votes

Big Galapagos shark, taken at Wolf island, Galapagos.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, November 14, 2016
143 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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The reef and the Shark
The healthy reef of Moorea and it... by Greg Fleurentin
The reef and the Shark
The healthy reef of Moorea and its famous resident, the lemon shark.
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Red/blue starfish in the Puget Sound
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Flying turtle in the sun.
Green turtle from Moorea, fren... by Greg Fleurentin
Flying turtle in the sun.
Green turtle from Moorea, french Polynesia.
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Swimming with a pod of bottlenose dolphins of New zealand... by Dan Westerkamp
Swimming with a pod of bottlenose dolphins of New zealands east coast
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Thecacera picta
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Divers at Hoovers Pinnacle.
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Eye of the Crab.
11 Votes
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The Orange-Fin Anemonefish (Amphiprion chrysopterus) is o... by Devon Fox
The Orange-Fin Anemonefish (Amphiprion chrysopterus) is one of the many colorful reef fish of the South Pacific. This small specimen was found at a depth of approximately 20m, off the island of Mo'orea.
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Turtle over reef near Puako Beach
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Stingrays and black tip reef sharks in a shallow lagoon o... by Dan Westerkamp
Stingrays and black tip reef sharks in a shallow lagoon off tahiti
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The beauty of an anemone seen by me by Mario Robillard
The beauty of an anemone seen by me
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Isopods are not insects but crustaceans. They are relativ... by Mario Robillard
Isopods are not insects but crustaceans. They are relatives of insects however, with their jointed legs and exoskeleton. Actually they are more closely related to shrimp, crayfish and crabs.
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strike the pose by Mario Robillard
strike the pose
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The Sea Clown Nudibranch (Triopha catalinae) is one of th... by Mario Robillard
The Sea Clown Nudibranch (Triopha catalinae) is one of the most vividly colored nudibranch that can be found here in BC, Canada.
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Tiny little devil (Skeleton Shrimp) by Mario Robillard
Tiny little devil (Skeleton Shrimp)
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Thru my lens....should say... pipe ;-) by Mario Robillard
Thru my lens....should say... pipe ;-)
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Image of a Hawaiian Sea Turtle we had the good fortune to come across during a recent dive.
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Hooded nudibanch a punk rocker of the nudi world! by Marc Damant
Hooded nudibanch a punk rocker of the nudi world!
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Taken in Anilao, at the dive site called Coconuts. A yellow goby pair was very obvious on thee abandoned tube, so while going around the tube, we located the eggs they were so carefully guarding, eggs are about a day or two away from hatching.
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Lips job required by Mario Robillard
Lips job required
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School is in.
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Crinoid on Fan
A wide open crinoid perfectly perched on a fan in the Solomon Islands
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squad lobster
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squad lobster
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date posted posted: Friday, May 25, 2018
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Only a face a mother could love by Mario Robillard
Only a face a mother could love
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 23, 2018
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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Underwater flower 
 by Patrick Verbustel
Underwater flower
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date posted posted: Monday, May 21, 2018
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Hopper laying eggs (Siphopteron sp.) by Goni Boller
Hopper laying eggs (Siphopteron sp.)
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