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Spanish Shawl Nudibranch at Point Dume, Malibu.
By Sevag Mehterian
posted Tuesday, December 20, 2011
114 votes

Barracuda on French Reef at Key Largo National Marine Sanctuary
By Steven Daniel
posted Sunday, June 29, 2008
90 votes

Rock Beauty shot on Wreck of the Benwood in Key Largo Marine Sanctuary
By Steven Daniel
posted Tuesday, July 1, 2008
88 votes

Stop Light Parrot Fish shot on the wreck of the Benwood Key Largo Fl In the National Marine Sanctuary
By Steven Daniel
posted Thursday, July 3, 2008
84 votes

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

Turtle beach on Oahu. Taken topside after a snorkeling trip.
By Gary Ramey
posted Saturday, December 2, 2006
80 votes

Scrawled Filefish French Reef in The Florida Keys Marine Sancuary off Key Largo
By Steven Daniel
posted Wednesday, July 2, 2008
80 votes

This picture was taken in the Florida Keys using an Olympus C-750 Ultra Zoom. No flash was needed.
By Amanda Weinkauf
posted Monday, December 11, 2006
79 votes

Calf manatee @ Crystal River, Florida.
By Steve Kuo
posted Friday, December 29, 2006
78 votes

This beautiful Green Moray swam freely along side me in Utila, at one point poking the dome port with his nose...taken with Olympus EXZ500 in a Ikelite housing with a DS 125 Strobe.
By Holly Heffner
posted Wednesday, July 26, 2006
75 votes
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"Grumpy" the calico bass. San Diego, CA. by Dallas Poore
"Grumpy" the calico bass. San Diego, CA.
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 25, 2006
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Banded Coral Shrimp. 60mm lens from Hawaii by James Kashner
Banded Coral Shrimp. 60mm lens from Hawaii
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 24, 2006
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Divers Descending - Oahu, HI. by Dallas Poore
Divers Descending - Oahu, HI.
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 24, 2006
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific United States
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West Shore Oahu Hawaii. by Glenn Poulain
West Shore Oahu Hawaii.
2 Votes
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arceye hawkfish, oahu, hawaii by Elizabeth Chase
arceye hawkfish, oahu, hawaii
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date posted posted: Monday, January 23, 2006
date posted category: Macro - swimming
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Manta Ray's mouth during a night dive on the Kona Coast o... by Alex Dorward
Manta Ray's mouth during a night dive on the Kona Coast of the Big Island in Hawaii
6 Votes
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Frogfish Playing Hide & Seek. Mahi shipwreck, Oahu, HI. F... by Dallas Poore
Frogfish Playing Hide & Seek. Mahi shipwreck, Oahu, HI. Finding this guy was a matter of luck - all I could see was the eye and the mouth. Camera used was an Epson Stylus 500 w/housing, no strobe used. Photographer was Dallas Poore.
11 Votes
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manatees playing camera olympus c-5050 ikelite housing wi... by Ray Eccleston
manatees playing camera olympus c-5050 ikelite housing wide angle lens
3 Votes
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Dirty diving, poor vis...surf up, but it's still diving. ... by Glenn Poulain
Dirty diving, poor vis...surf up, but it's still diving. Life is good.
2 Votes
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nudibranchs, outside kewalo basin, oahu, hawaii by Elizabeth Chase
nudibranchs, outside kewalo basin, oahu, hawaii
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 Camera c-5050 ikelite ds 125 stroube wide angl... by Ray Eccleston
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Camera c-5050 ikelite ds 125 stroube wide angle lens
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 21, 2006
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: United States
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Waikiki Boat Harbor shot last Thursday. by Glenn Poulain
Waikiki Boat Harbor shot last Thursday.
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School of Goatfish ~100 foot depth swimming over Mahi Wre... by Glenn Poulain
School of Goatfish ~100 foot depth swimming over Mahi Wreck located off Makaha Oahu. The Mahi is a 176' minelayer that was sunk in 1986. It now lays upright in 90ft of water with the main deck at around 65ft.
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Two manatees look in the backround.Camera c-5050 olympus ... by Ray Eccleston
Two manatees look in the backround.Camera c-5050 olympus ikelite housing wide angle lens
3 Votes
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Turtle Cleaning Station in Hawaii(Yellow Tangs cleaning a... by James Kashner
Turtle Cleaning Station in Hawaii(Yellow Tangs cleaning a Green Sea Turtle)
6 Votes
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School of Hawaiian Big Eye shot off the South Shore of Oahu. by Glenn Poulain
School of Hawaiian Big Eye shot off the South Shore of Oahu.
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 18, 2006
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Stingray shot this weekend at Kahe Point - West side of O... by Glenn Poulain
Stingray shot this weekend at Kahe Point - West side of Oahu.
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Hawaiian Domino Damselfish, 60mm, Big Island by James Kashner
Hawaiian Domino Damselfish, 60mm, Big Island
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, January 16, 2006
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Manatee at Crystal River Florida. Camera Olympus C5050, I... by Ray Eccleston
Manatee at Crystal River Florida. Camera Olympus C5050, Ikelite housing, wide angle lens.

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Ray posted a number of Manatee shots in Jan - I like this one best
22 Votes
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A small pod swimming by early this morning. Kahe Beach, O... by Glenn Poulain
A small pod swimming by early this morning. Kahe Beach, Oahu.
20 Votes
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Box Jellyfish and Pinktail Triggerfish, Molokini Crater, ... by Lee Howard
Box Jellyfish and Pinktail Triggerfish, Molokini Crater, Hawaii
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Green Sea Turtle, Olawalu, Maui, HI by Lee Howard
Green Sea Turtle, Olawalu, Maui, HI
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Sunset over the harbor. Taken with an Olympus 5o5o at sunrise.
9 Votes
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Kelp forest of Catalina Island by Steve Kuo
Kelp forest of Catalina Island
70 Votes
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