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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Japan (8)

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Uss Emmons sitting at around 140'.  This was my first dive to this wreck and it is gorgeous.  I highly encourage anyone that gets a chance to dive this wreck.
By Josh&jayme Cartwright
posted Thursday, September 4, 2008
61 votes

SURF
@yakushima
By Tianhong Wang
posted Wednesday, August 9, 2017
46 votes

Title:Touch
shot@yakushima Japan
By Jinggong Zhang
posted Sunday, July 30, 2017
42 votes

ENJOY
By Tianhong Wang
posted Wednesday, August 16, 2017
38 votes

fire dancer
By Jinggong Zhang
posted Tuesday, July 31, 2018
36 votes

Title:bubble
shot@yakushima Japan
By Jinggong Zhang
posted Friday, August 25, 2017
34 votes

Living in the Spiral World/Tomato Anemonefish/Ishigaki, Okinawa,Japan, Canon 5D MarkIII, 100mm Lens,Sea&Sea housing,Inon Z240*2, F16,1/160,ISO200
By Yuping Chen
posted Saturday, August 26, 2017
34 votes

Tortuous
By Tianhong Wang
posted Wednesday, November 22, 2017
33 votes

Iseki underwater ruins off Yonaguni jima.  Whether these are manmade or nature is still under dispute.  But once you have seen them you will know there is nothing natural about them.
By Bradley Mihelich
posted Tuesday, March 31, 2009
32 votes

Roar
By Jinggong Zhang
posted Wednesday, August 1, 2018
32 votes
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"Juvenile Devil Scorpionfish" (Scorpaenopsis diabolus) Th... by Bill Stewart
"Juvenile Devil Scorpionfish" (Scorpaenopsis diabolus) Thanks to Jeff and Jim for helping with the positive ID (see thread)Sagami Bay/Hayama, Japan/15 Dec 08. Nikon D300/Ikelite Housing
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Frog fish off of ishigaki jima a small island on the sout... by Bradley Mihelich
Frog fish off of ishigaki jima a small island on the southern edge of japan.
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 6, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Japan
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My friend Junji photographing a lionfish during a dive at... by Bill Stewart
My friend Junji photographing a lionfish during a dive at Osezaki in Suruga Bay, on the Izu Pennisula. Nikon D300/Ikelite Housing/Ikelite DS125 Substrobe.
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Lionfish taken during a dive at Osezaki in Suruga Bay, we... by Bill Stewart
Lionfish taken during a dive at Osezaki in Suruga Bay, west coast of the Izu Pennisula on 4 October 2008. Nikon D300/Ikelite Housing/Ikelite DS125 Substrobe
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Lizard Fish sitting pretty at Junkyard on the Sunabe Sea ... by Josh&jayme Cartwright
Lizard Fish sitting pretty at Junkyard on the Sunabe Sea Wall.
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A wide angle shot of the USS Emmons, showing the final bl... by Josh&jayme Cartwright
A wide angle shot of the USS Emmons, showing the final blow from a Japanese Zero.
10 Votes
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"Dragon Moray" shot during a day trip to Osezaki, Izu Pen... by Bill Stewart
"Dragon Moray" shot during a day trip to Osezaki, Izu Pennisula, Japan in Suruga Bay on 4 October 2008. Nikon D300, Ikelite Housing, Ikelite DS125 Substrobe.
22 Votes
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Uss Emmons sitting at around 140'.  This was my first div... by Josh&jayme Cartwright
Uss Emmons sitting at around 140'. This was my first dive to this wreck and it is gorgeous. I highly encourage anyone that gets a chance to dive this wreck.
61 Votes
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Scorpion Fish on the Sunabe Sea Wall. by Josh&jayme Cartwright
Scorpion Fish on the Sunabe Sea Wall.
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 13, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: East China Sea Japan
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"hey you want a piece of me?"  Clown fish protecting his ... by Bradley Mihelich
"hey you want a piece of me?" Clown fish protecting his terf. He even bit me.
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 15, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Japan
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Whale sharks off the coast of okinawa. by Bradley Mihelich
Whale sharks off the coast of okinawa.
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Returning topside from a deep dive I came across this Lio... by Jason Kulinski
Returning topside from a deep dive I came across this Lionfish. He came at me and stayed long enough for me to snap this great photo.
12 Votes
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Where's the fish?  Two flatfish looking like sand.  Okina... by Bradley Mihelich
Where's the fish? Two flatfish looking like sand. Okinawa Japan MAMA-San beach.
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 17, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Japan
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Blending in.  Okinawa Japan by Bradley Mihelich
Blending in. Okinawa Japan
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Here is a stonefish sitting off of maeda point in Okinawa by Bradley Mihelich
Here is a stonefish sitting off of maeda point in Okinawa
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"Chris Walks on Water"  Members of the "Bubble Club" from... by Bill Stewart
"Chris Walks on Water" Members of the "Bubble Club" from the US Naval Base in Yokosuka, Japan make there way from shore enroute to a dive in Sagami Bay, near Hayama, Japan. One member has found an "easier" way ;-) Canon A630/Ikelite Housing
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"Juvenile Spiny Rockfish"   Gives me the "eye" while tryi... by Bill Stewart
"Juvenile Spiny Rockfish" Gives me the "eye" while trying to decide if I'm a threat or not. Photo taken during a morning dive on 24 May 2008 in Sagami Bay at Hayama, Japan. Nikon D300/18-55mm lens/Ikelite Housing/Ikelite DS125 Substrobe.
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Coming ashore after completing a dive in Sagami Bay at Ha... by Bill Stewart
Coming ashore after completing a dive in Sagami Bay at Hayama, Japan. A certain "fitness" level is a definite requirement to dive here! Nikon D300 w/18-55 lens.
24 Votes
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"Juvenile Cuttlefish"   This little guy was less than 10 ... by Bill Stewart
"Juvenile Cuttlefish" This little guy was less than 10 inches long! Photo taken on a dive in Sagami Bay off Hayama, Japan on March 23, 2008. Canon A630, Ikelite Housing, Ikelite DS125 Substrobe.
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, March 27, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Japan
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No this isn't the tropics...This shot was taken on a dive... by Bill Stewart
No this isn't the tropics...This shot was taken on a dive in Sagami Bay off of Hayama, Japan on 23 March 2008. Water temp was 60F. Up from the mid-50's only a couple of weeks ago. Note the kelp in the background. Canon A630/Ikelite Housing/DS125
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date posted posted: Monday, March 24, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Japan
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"Squirrelfish"  Photo taken on 2 February 2008 during a d... by Bill Stewart
"Squirrelfish" Photo taken on 2 February 2008 during a dive in Suruga Bay off Ita Beach on the west coast of the Izu Pennisula. Canon A630/set on Manual/Ikelite Housing/Ikelite DS125 Substrobe.
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 21, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Philippine Sea Japan
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"Bulb Tentacle Anemone" Photo taken 17 February 2008 duri... by Bill Stewart
"Bulb Tentacle Anemone" Photo taken 17 February 2008 during dive in Yokosuka Bay, off the Miura Pennisula coast. YES it was COLD :-) Water was 47F! Thank God for drysuits! ;-) Canon A630/set on Manual/Ikelite DS125 Substrobe/w/Manual Controller.
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 17, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Japan
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"Hinge-beak Prawns"  Very hard to get a shot as they were... by Bill Stewart
"Hinge-beak Prawns" Very hard to get a shot as they were hiding in the rocks and would move away from my light as I tried to frame them. Photo taken 2 Feb 2008 during a dive in Suruga Bay off Ita Beach on the Izu Pennisula. Canon A630 set on Macro.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 6, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Japan
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first underwater digital photo by Michael Armstrong
first underwater digital photo
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I believe this must be some type of juvenile scorpionfish... by Bill Stewart
I believe this must be some type of juvenile scorpionfish. Note the protruberances over the eyes. Couldn't find it in any of my books. Found him hiding under this tree coral during a dive off Ita Beach on the Izu Pennisula on 2 February 2008.
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 3, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Philippine Sea Japan
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Looking across Sagami Bay at Mount Fuji. Photo  taken on ... by Bill Stewart
Looking across Sagami Bay at Mount Fuji. Photo taken on 6 January 2008 after completing a dive at Hayama, Japan. It was a beautiful sunny day. Air temp was in upper 60's... water temp was mid 50's. Definitely nice to be diving in a dry suit!
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"I may be small, but..."   A juvenile lionfish warns my b... by Bill Stewart
"I may be small, but..." A juvenile lionfish warns my buddy not to get to close while he kneels on the bottom maneuvering for a shot. Taken on 27 November 2007 on a dive at Hayama, Japan. Canon A630/Ikelite Housing/Ikelite DS125 Substrobe.
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