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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The South China Sea (5)

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Dive site is Bai Su at Whale Island, Vietnam. 
Taken 2010 with no strobes.
By Ricardo Gonzalez
posted Wednesday, September 15, 2010
86 votes

A crab taking a ride in a jelly fish
By Andrew Macleod
posted Thursday, September 18, 2008
81 votes

Charging Nudi. Taken in Tenggol with Canon G9, Inon Z240 & lenses. Full frame.
By Edvin Eng
posted Wednesday, April 23, 2008
79 votes

My reflection in my dive-buddy's bubbles. I use the Casio Exilim ZX1200
By Andrew Macleod
posted Friday, September 19, 2008
70 votes

Imperial Shrimp (Periclimenes imperator) on a large sea cucumber. <><><><>Canon G9, full frame shot with stacked Inon UCL-165 macro lenses.
By Brian Mayes
posted Saturday, July 12, 2008
69 votes

Jellyfish & Sun Ray. Taken in Redang, with Canon Ixus750
By Joe Teo
posted Friday, July 10, 2009
66 votes

This charming little Red-Papulose Gymnodoris (Gymnodoris rubropapillosa) is one of the predator nudibranchs that hunts down and eats other nudibranchs. ..¸><((((º>·.¸.·´¯`·...¸><((((º>·..Canon G9 & Inon UCL-165 macro lens
By Brian Mayes
posted Sunday, August 10, 2008
65 votes

This is the Mirror effect of a friendly and curious Batfish couple! Taken in Perhentian Islands, Malaysia, on the Secret Wreck alias Fish Heaven Dive site.
By Cynthia Campbell
posted Saturday, June 11, 2011
65 votes

Fire
By Paul Ng
posted Wednesday, November 16, 2011
63 votes

Turtle
By Caroline Istas
posted Wednesday, April 1, 2009
62 votes
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"The eye altering, alters all." William Blake. Coconut Octopus - Amphioctopus marginatus. Chaloklum, Thailand-EM5-Oly 60mm-1/20-f11-iso200-Inon D2000-
5 Votes
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"I say there is no darkness but ignorance." William Shake... by Stefan Follows
"I say there is no darkness but ignorance." William Shakespeare. Sawblade Shrimp - Tozeuma armatum. Sail Rock-Thailand-EM5-Oly 12-50mm-1/250-f11-iso100-Inon D2000-Inon UCL165
22 Votes
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S C R A T C H I N G
Anemone shrimp
Anilao, Philippines.... by Irwin Ang
S C R A T C H I N G
Anemone shrimp
Anilao, Philippines. May 2014
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22 Votes
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"You can't study the darkness by flooding it with light."... by Stefan Follows
"You can't study the darkness by flooding it with light." Edward Abbey. Nudibranch - Hypselodoris kanga. Chaloklum, Thailand-EM5-Oly 60mm-1/160-f2.8-iso100-Inon D2000-Inon UCL 165-H2oTools+5x2
20 Votes
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"Better a living beggar than a buried emperor." Jean de L... by Stefan Follows
"Better a living beggar than a buried emperor." Jean de La Fontaine. Mantis Shrimp - Lysiosquilla sp. Mae Haad, Thailand-EM5-Oly 12-500mm-1/250-f11-iso100-Inon D2000-Inon UCL165-H2oTools+5x2
14 Votes
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I N V E R T E D - V I S I O N  
Bubble Coral Shrimp (Ste... by Irwin Ang
I N V E R T E D - V I S I O N
Bubble Coral Shrimp (Stegopontonia commensalis)
Anilao, Philippines. February 2014
10 Votes
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F L O W
Lionfish (Pterois)
Anilao, Philippines. May 2014 by Irwin Ang
F L O W
Lionfish (Pterois)
Anilao, Philippines. May 2014
13 Votes
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"Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored." A... by Stefan Follows
"Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored." Aldous Huxley. Samran, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso200-f5.6-1/80-Sliver Efex -Lightroom
8 Votes
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G R E E N - B A C K G R O U D
Nudibranch (Hypselodoris o... by Irwin Ang
G R E E N - B A C K G R O U D
Nudibranch (Hypselodoris obsura)
Anilao, Philippines. May 2014
16 Votes
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"Have no fear of perfection - you'll never reach it." Sal... by Stefan Follows
"Have no fear of perfection - you'll never reach it." Salvador Dali. Cuapetes Shrimp - Cuapetes grandis. Mae Haad, Thailand-EM5-Oly 60mm-1/160-f4.5-iso200-Inon D2000-Inon UCL 165-H2o Tools +5x2 - Silver Efex
19 Votes
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"Fun is good" Dr. Seuss. Whale Shark - Rhincodon typus. S... by Stefan Follows
"Fun is good" Dr. Seuss. Whale Shark - Rhincodon typus. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso200-f8-1/80-Sliver Efex -Lightroom
25 Votes
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The Yawning Hairy Frogfish. by Maziar Momtazi
The Yawning Hairy Frogfish.
20 Votes
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"What would be ugly in a garden constitutes beauty in a m... by Stefan Follows
"What would be ugly in a garden constitutes beauty in a mountain."
Victor Hugo. Sea Pen Shrimp - Periclimenes sp. Mae Haad, Thailand-EM5-Oly 60mm-1/160-f8-iso400-Inon D2000-Inon UCL 165 -H2O+5x2
17 Votes
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H E A D - S H O T
Nudibranch (Hypselodoris carnea)
Anil... by Irwin Ang
H E A D - S H O T
Nudibranch (Hypselodoris carnea)
Anilao, Philippines. May 2014
23 Votes
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"Hair are your aerials. They pick up signals from the cos... by Stefan Follows
"Hair are your aerials. They pick up signals from the cosmos ... " Withnail and I. Nudibranch - Hypselodoris sp. Samran, Thailand-EM5-Oly 60mm-1/125-f2.8-iso200-Inon D2000-Inon UCL 165 -H2O+5x2
9 Votes
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"Today was good. Today was fun. Tomorrow is another one."... by Stefan Follows
"Today was good. Today was fun. Tomorrow is another one." Dr. Seuss. Whale Shark - Rhincodon typus. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso200-f8-1/80
22 Votes
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"A black cat crossing your path signifies that the animal... by Stefan Follows
"A black cat crossing your path signifies that the animal is going somewhere." Groucho Marx. Coconut Octopus - Amphioctopus marginatus. Chaloklum, Thailand-EM5-Oly 60mm-1/100-18-iso200-Inon D2000
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, June 12, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: South China Sea Thailand
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"Look deep into nature, and then you will understand ever... by Stefan Follows
"Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better." Albert Einstein. Head Sheild Slug - Philinopsis pilsbry. Mae Haad, Thailand-EM5-Oly 60mm-1/250-f4.5-iso200-Inon D2000-Inon UCL 165-H2o Tools +5x2
8 Votes
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Snoot shot by Raj Prasad
Snoot shot
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 10, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: South China Sea Malaysia
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"Our life is frittered away by detail... simplify, simpli... by Stefan Follows
"Our life is frittered away by detail... simplify, simplify." Henry David Thoreau. Nudibranch - Hypselodoris kanga. Chaloklum, Thailand-EM5-Oly 60mm-1/160-f2.8-iso100-Inon D2000-Inon UCL 165-H2o Tools +5x2
16 Votes
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"No matter how tough the meat may be, it's going to be te... by Stefan Follows
"No matter how tough the meat may be, it's going to be tender if you slice it thin enough." Guy Fieri. Hermit Crab - Diogenidae sp. Mae Haad, Thailand-EM5-Oly 60mm-1/125-f2.8-iso100-Inon D2000-Inon UCL 165-H2o Tools +5x2
7 Votes
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Grouper close-up portrait
This grouper was brave enough to allow me to get very close. I almost touched his nose by camera dome port.
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, June 9, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: South China Sea Thailand
view portfolio more shots by Dmitry Starostenkov
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Mr Grumpy Pants. Banded Toadfish - Halophryne diemensis. ... by Stefan Follows
Mr Grumpy Pants. Banded Toadfish - Halophryne diemensis. Ang Thong, Thailand-EM5-Oly 12-50mm-1/160-f8-iso200-Inon D2000
19 Votes
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"But, all I can do is stare ... " Pharcyde. Whale Shark - Rhincodon typus. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso200-f5-1/125
16 Votes
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S K E L E T O N 
Skeleton shrimp (Caprellidae) 
Anilao,... by Irwin Ang
S K E L E T O N
Skeleton shrimp (Caprellidae)
Anilao, Philippines. May 2014
25 Votes
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"They slither wildly as they slip away across the universe .. " The Beatles. Longfin Batfish - Platax teira. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso200-f10-1/60
23 Votes
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F L Y I N G - S Q U I D
Squid (Disambiguation) 
Anilao,... by Irwin Ang
F L Y I N G - S Q U I D
Squid (Disambiguation)
Anilao, Philippines. May 2014
20 Votes
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