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by Glenn Ian Villanueva

This is a photo of a fish in a jellyfish, hiding from predators. Taken in Anilao, Philippines during one of our blackwater di

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This is a photo of a mimic octopus, trying to mimic a wunderpus. A magnificent friendly little creature. He stopped just righht in front of me an seems to enjoy being photographed. Taken in Anilao, Batangas, Philippines.
Anemone fish
Pikachu in Venetian Gondola.
Philippines, Siaton, Negros Oriental.
Nikon D750 in Easydive housing with two Ikelite strobes. Nikkor 105mm. ISO 100, f/18, 1/125.
Goby on sea pen
Runner Up Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!
Just brushed my teeth.
Barracuda near Cabilao, Philippines.
Nikon D80 in Ikelite housing with two Ikelite strobes. Nikkor 105mm. ISO100, f/11, 1/160.
Seascape in Pescador Island
Panasonic GX1 Panasonic 8 mms fisheye and Seafrogs SF01X2
Underwater Jewelry.
Philippines, Cabilao.
Nikon D80 in Ikelite housing with two Ikelite strobes. Nikkor 105mm, ISO 100, f14, 1/160.
Hairy algae shrimp carrying eggs
Philippines, Dauin, Luca Sanctuary
Olympus TG5 in Sea Frogs housing, Back Scatter Macro 4300, Back Scatter Optical Snoot, 57mm, ISO 400, f/5, 1/320s
shortlistedShortlisted!
Paper nautilus with skin
3rd place Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!
This is a photo of a pikachu nudibranch (Thecacera Pacifica) using a red light to produce an orange environment. Taken during the 2021 Anilao UW Shootout in Buceo house reef, Anilao, Batangas, Philippines.
This is a photo of a juvenile nudibranch - nembrotha kubaryana. Taken in the dusty waters of Montani dive site in Puerto Galera, Philippines.
shortlistedShortlisted!
This is a photo of yellow eel in her cave. Taken in Puerto Galera, Fantasea dive site.
Christmas tree
Olympus EM1 Mark II system
Beauty Contest Entry of a Chromodoris.
Isn't she lovely?
Nikon D750, Nikkor 105mm, ISO 200, f/29, 1/125, Ikelite Housing with 2 Ikelite strobes
shortlistedShortlisted!
Soon I will be a daddy
Jawfish with eggs, Dauin, Negros Oriental, Philippines. Nikon D80, Nikkor 105mm, ISO 100, f/16, 1/160, Ikelite housing with two Ikelite strobes
Vir philippinensis on bubble coral
Panasonic GX1 and Olympus 60 mms macro Inon S2000X2
F14 1/160
Hypselodoris bullockii
Panasonic GX1 and Olympus 60 mms macro and Inon S2000X2
F11 1/160
Morray eel getting cleaned
shortlistedShortlisted!
Hypselodoris bullockii
Panasonic GX1 and Olympus 60 mms macro and Inon S2000X2
F11 1/160
Tiny gobi on small soft coral
Panasonic GX1 and Olympus 60 mms macro and Inon S2000X2
F11 1/160
Hypselodoris bullockii
Panasonic GX1 and Olympus 60 mms macro and Inon S2000X2
F11 1/160
shortlistedShortlisted!
This is a photo of a very cute black puffer fish. This little guy is about 2.5 inches in size. Taken in Dauin, Philippines.
shortlistedShortlisted!
Halgerda tessellata nudibranch
Panasonic GX1 system and Olympus 60 mms macro
F18 1/160
Cardinal fish
shortlistedShortlisted!
Fang Blenny
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Fish ‘n Jelly. Shot taken during a blackwater dive in Anilao, Philippines.
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Halgerda stricklandi nudibranch
Olympus EM1 MarkII and Olympus 60 mms macro
Inon S2000X2
F22 125 ISO 200
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