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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

Green Sea Turtle, South Kohala Coast, Hawaii - 2007 AUG 06
By Gus Saldana
posted Wednesday, December 5, 2007
82 votes

Red Eye Frog Costa Rica
By Doris Vierkoetter
posted Friday, October 28, 2011
82 votes

Ship wreck off Orchid Island, Taiwan.
By Steve Kuo
posted Thursday, December 28, 2006
81 votes
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Hammer time. The über shy scalloped hammerhead shark was a challenge to get close but a joy to experience.
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date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific French Polynesia
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The almost invisible fish (0,5cm)
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date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Philippines
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Big Island Hawaii, baby & mama dolphin #2 by Alison Ranheim
Big Island Hawaii, baby & mama dolphin #2
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Face to face
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The brave
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Blue life
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Sunbeam Seascape by Alison Ranheim
Sunbeam Seascape
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Guadalupe Twins
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date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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If you look closely, you will see that this fish is worki... by Alison Ranheim
If you look closely, you will see that this fish is working to push this rock over, while his buddy waits for whatever is underneath. This is either great team work or really unsubtle mooching.
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A Fireworks worth of Colour! 100mm macro and +5 diopter C... by Marc Damant
A Fireworks worth of Colour! 100mm macro and +5 diopter Canon T2I in Aquatica Housing with twin Sea and Sea 110a strobes.
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date posted location: Pacific Canada
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Tasting time :-)
Playful sea lion
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Out of nowhere
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Sunset in Fire, Acapulco Mexico
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date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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The Long Fin Gunnel is a voracious little hunter that can... by Marc Damant
The Long Fin Gunnel is a voracious little hunter that can be seen zipping along the bottom checking every nook and cranny. This one paused long enough for an extreme close up.
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The sentinel
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Take at Julian Rocks, Byron Bay. by David Haintz
Take at Julian Rocks, Byron Bay.
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Face to face
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Sharky figures swim below! Hydrolagus colliei or Spotted ... by Marc Damant
Sharky figures swim below! Hydrolagus colliei or Spotted Pacific Ratfish!
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I think it's a yellow Orange Banded Surgeonfish by Alison Ranheim
I think it's a yellow Orange Banded Surgeonfish
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16 arms of love! We found a pair of mating Giant Pacific ... by Marc Damant
16 arms of love! We found a pair of mating Giant Pacific Octopus and they were all arms! Taken with a Canon T2I in an Aquatica housing with a Tokina 10-17mm at 17mm and duel Sea and Sea 100a.
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Peek a Boo! by Marc Damant
Peek a Boo!
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Flamboyant face to face
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Ready for the race : 3, 2, 1 ....
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Dolphin Darkness by Alison Ranheim
Dolphin Darkness
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Stern view of the Gosei Maru wreck, Truk Lagoon by Nick Blake
Stern view of the Gosei Maru wreck, Truk Lagoon
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Kapoho Pools, Hawaii by Alison Ranheim
Kapoho Pools, Hawaii
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Giant Trumpetfish! by Alison Ranheim
Giant Trumpetfish!
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