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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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"Morning comes whether you set the alarm or not." Ursula K. Le Guin. Octopus, Coconut - Amphioctopus marginatus. Chaloklum, Thailand-EM5-Oly 60mm-1/160-f2.8-iso100-Inon D2000-Inon UCL 165-H20 Tools+5x2
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Just for the LOL's. Whale Shark - Rhincodon typus. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso200-f5.6-1/80 - Photoshop & Fractalius
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Beautiful processing that does not ruin the original image and enhances it to make it stand out.
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"I'm not the only soul who's accused of hit and run ... " Jimi Hendrix. Whale Shark - Rhincodon typus. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso200-f20-1/125
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Very nice silhouette.
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"Boom, boom, boom, boom ... " John Lee Hooker. Longfin Batfish (juvanile)- Platax teira. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso200-f10-1/60
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"F$%k it, Dude. Let's go bowling..." The Big Lebowski. Nudibranch - Phidiana indica. Samran, Thailand-EM5-Oly 60mm-1/160-f5.6-iso200-Inon D2000-Inon UCL 165
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"One eye sees, the other feels" Paul Klee. Whale Shark - Rhincodon typus. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso200-f7.1-1/80 - Lightroom
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"Experience teaches only the teachable." Aldous Huxley. Longfin Batfish - Platax teira. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 60mm-iso100-f4.5-1/125
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"Experience teaches only the teachable." Aldous Huxley. Longfin Batfish - Platax teira. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 60mm-iso100-f4.5-1/125
"Put a glide in your stride and a dip in your hip, And come on up to the Mothership ... " Parliament. Whale Shark - Rhincodon typus. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso200-f5-1/125 - Sliver Efex/Lightroom
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"The one that rambles on for a million miles ... " Jimi Hendrix. Whale Shark - Rhincodon typus. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso200-f5-1/125 - Sliver Efex/Lightroom
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"Bite your lip and take a trip ... " Curtis Mayfield. Hermit Crab - Diogenidae sp. Samran, Thailand-EM5-Oly 60mm-1/125-f5.6-iso200-Inon D2000-Inon UCL 165 -H2O+5x2
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"Make her princess of the sky ... " Nick Drake. Hypselodo... by Stefan Follows
"Make her princess of the sky ... " Nick Drake. Hypselodoris sp. Samran, Thailand-EM5-Oly 60mm-1/125-f2.8-iso200-Inon D2000-Inon UCL 165 -H2O+5x2
13 Votes
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Lean Mean Cleaning Machine. Cleaner Shrimp - Urocaridella... by Stefan Follows
Lean Mean Cleaning Machine. Cleaner Shrimp - Urocaridella sp. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Oly 12-50mm-1/250-f11-iso200-Inon D2000-Inon UCL 165
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 17, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: South China Sea Thailand
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"And I go back to black ... " Amy Winehouse. Sawblade Shr... by Stefan Follows
"And I go back to black ... " Amy Winehouse. Sawblade Shrimp - Tozeuma armatum. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Oly 12-50mm-1/250-f22-iso200-Inon D2000-Inon UCL 165
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"I've got a silver machine ... " Hawkwind. Magnificent An... by Stefan Follows
"I've got a silver machine ... " Hawkwind. Magnificent Anemone - Heteractis magnifica. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Oly 60mm-1/160-f2.8-iso100-Inon D2000-Inon UCL 165-H2o Tools+5x2
18 Votes
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Handsome.
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date posted posted: Sunday, May 11, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: South China Sea Thailand
view portfolio more shots by Sergey Lisitsyn
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"Fear is a joke, slowpoke, I'm like claws ... " Gang Star... by Stefan Follows
"Fear is a joke, slowpoke, I'm like claws ... " Gang Starr. Longfin Batfish - Platax teira. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 60mm-iso100-f5.6-1/250
17 Votes
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"A champagne supernova in the sky ..." Oasis, Sail Rock, ... by Stefan Follows
"A champagne supernova in the sky ..." Oasis, Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso200-f22-1/160
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"The city of angels, Lonely as I am ... " Red Hot Chili P... by Stefan Follows
"The city of angels, Lonely as I am ... " Red Hot Chili Peppers. Longfin Batfish - Platax teira. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso200-f10-1/60
9 Votes
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Glassfish at Tioman island taken with a Nikon D7000 Ikeli... by Brian Law
Glassfish at Tioman island taken with a Nikon D7000 Ikelite housing, 60mm Macro with Subsee +10, No Flash
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'You must be the mermaid, who took Neptune for a ride.' .... by Stefan Follows
'You must be the mermaid, who took Neptune for a ride.' ... Procol Harum. Wire Coral Shrimp - Pontonides uncigeri. Aow Thong Lan, Thailand-EM5-Oly 60mm-1/250-f8-iso100-Inon D2000-Inon UCL 165-H2o Tools+5x2
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, May 5, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: South China Sea Thailand
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"Hey, madness, madness, I call it gladness ... " Madness.... by Stefan Follows
"Hey, madness, madness, I call it gladness ... " Madness. Cerberilla ambonensis. Mae Haad, Thailand-EM5-Oly 60mm-1/250-f8-iso100-Inon D2000-Inon UCL 165-H2o Tools+5x2
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"May the road rise with you ... " PIL. Longfin Batfish - ... by Stefan Follows
"May the road rise with you ... " PIL. Longfin Batfish - Platax teira. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso200-f10-1/60
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"I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won'... by Stefan Follows
"I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work." Thomas A. Edison. Longfin Batfish - Platax teira. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso200-f16-1/60
13 Votes
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Underwater flowers!
D800 105 lens aquatica housing.
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 30, 2014
date posted category: Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
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Night dive at "the pier" Anilao
1/250 sec; f/25; ISO 125 D800, Aquatica housing, 105 lens. 1 strobe, snoot
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"Hello... Allow me to introduce myself" Eminem. Porcelain... by Stefan Follows
"Hello... Allow me to introduce myself" Eminem. Porcelain Crab - Porcellanidae sp. Mae Haad, Thailand-EM5-Oly 60mm-1/160-f8-iso200-Inon D2000-Inon UCL 165-H2o Tools+5x2
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Beautiful shot, well taken and nice pose of the crab hanging on.
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