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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Banda Sea

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Entries to the annual contest close 31st December 2016

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Glow with the flow 

Taken using Canon S120 with  inon z240 with Retra snoot 
Tulamben Bali Indonesia
By Ajiex Dharma
posted (last week)
11 votes

This Sea spider really was in my wish-list! And I wanted to see more details on his
By Iyad Suleyman
posted (2 days ago)
9 votes


By Conor Culver
posted (2 days ago)
8 votes

Nudibranch
By Iyad Suleyman
posted Yesterday
5 votes

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Nudibranch
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Yesterday
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Banda Sea Malaysia
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This Sea spider really was in my wish-list! And I wanted to see more details on his "face" or some behavior moments. Here I took the shot when he was eating holding his food with his claws.
9 Votes
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date posted posted: (2 days ago)
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Banda Sea Malaysia
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"The Ambassador" Sea snakes are similar to divers, they rise to the surface and go below back to the reefs. As divers we have to be ambassadors for the ocean, spread awareness and inform everyone about the oceans. This image symbolizes that.
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Glow with the flow 

Taken using Canon S120 with  inon ... by Ajiex Dharma
Glow with the flow
Taken using Canon S120 with inon z240 with Retra snoot
Tulamben Bali Indonesia
11 Votes
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date posted posted: (last week)
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Pigmy seahorse pontohi by Massimo Giorgetta
Pigmy seahorse pontohi
20 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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sgolden time, sunset in Lissenung island by Massimo Giorgetta
sgolden time, sunset in Lissenung island
15 Votes
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Nudibranch
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Love the tones on this Nudi shot. Excellent focus, sharpness and color balance.
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, October 18, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Banda Sea Malaysia
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Turtle from Sipadan Island
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21 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 10, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Banda Sea Malaysia
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A ball in rays
Mating Turtles
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, October 4, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Banda Sea Malaysia
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See Turtle
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 3, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Banda Sea Malaysia
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Turtle
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 2, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Banda Sea Malaysia
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early morning dive by John Loving
early morning dive
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 2, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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shy guy by John Loving
shy guy
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 1, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Crocodile fish by John Loving
Crocodile fish
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 26, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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wakatobi nikon d7100 by John Loving
wakatobi nikon d7100
3 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 25, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Turtle
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, August 29, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Banda Sea Malaysia
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Mating Sea Turtles
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12 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 25, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Banda Sea Malaysia
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Turtle and Shark
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 16, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Banda Sea Malaysia
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Crocodile fish in colored up ambush mode
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8 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 16, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Amphipod on Blue Tunicate with 5% crop by Wayne Jones
Amphipod on Blue Tunicate with 5% crop
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8 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, August 5, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Turtle by Iyad Suleyman
Turtle
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, August 1, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
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Turtle by Iyad Suleyman
Turtle
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, August 1, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Banda Sea Malaysia
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"Grow Strong"

Squid in egg by Wayne Jones
"Grow Strong"
Squid in egg
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15 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, July 29, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Ceratosoma trilobatum 

"By Moonlight" by Wayne Jones
Ceratosoma trilobatum
"By Moonlight"
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12 Votes
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"Cowrie" by Wayne Jones
"Cowrie"
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13 Votes
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This squat lobster on an urchin, seems to be tending an a... by Glenn Ostle
This squat lobster on an urchin, seems to be tending an arsenal of missiles. Shot with D7200 and 60 macro lens with a +5 diopter in an Ikelite housing.
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 21, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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weedy scorpionfish (rhinopias frondosa) 
 by Eda Çıngı
weedy scorpionfish (rhinopias frondosa)
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 2, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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