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Underwater Photo Contest Entries By Conor Culver

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Entries to the annual contest close 31st December 2018

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By Conor Culver
posted Monday, December 29, 2014
22 votes


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posted Monday, December 22, 2014
19 votes


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posted Wednesday, January 14, 2015
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By Conor Culver
posted Monday, November 6, 2017
19 votes


By Conor Culver
posted Wednesday, July 22, 2015
17 votes


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By Conor Culver
posted Sunday, December 21, 2014
15 votes


By Conor Culver
posted Friday, June 17, 2016
15 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries By Conor Culver

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"In the Weeds" part of my Underwater Surrealism body of work. The Weedy Sea Dragon is found in the shallow water in the sea weed. This image is a reference to that and also its name. It was also amazing to find this pregnant male carrying the eggs.
6 Votes
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The Fireworm
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"Sea Spider Corner" part of my Underwater Surrealism body of work
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"Pipehorse Corral" part of my Underwater Surrealism body of work.
7 Votes
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"Leafy in the Fall" part of my Underwater Surrealism body of work. Image is playing off the amazing camouflage these animals have
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17 Votes
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"Anemones In the Fall" part of my Underwater Surrealism body of work
7 Votes
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"Hidden" part of my Underwater Surrealism body of work
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9 Votes
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"Winter Tree" sharks are under threat and need our protection. Millions are killed a year. This image is in reference to that, since anemones provide protection for clownfish.
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10 Votes
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"Long Distance Traveler" part of my Underwater Surrealism body of work. The Lion's Mane Jellyfish travels great distances across the Atlantic.
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15 Votes
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"Grazing Turtle" part of my Underwater Surrealism body of work. This image is referring to how sea turtles act as a grazing animal in our oceans and help maintain the health of sea grass beds.
11 Votes
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"The Viper Pot"
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"Manta Cleaning Station" part of my Underwater Surrealism body of work. This image is playing off cleaning stations, placing the scene in a car wash. The Orange Clarion Angelfish clean the mantas in Socorro.
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9 Votes
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"The Frogfish Home" part of my Underwater Surrealism body of work.
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13 Votes
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"Old Man and the Sea" part of my Underwater Surrealism body of work. Image is referencing Ernest Hemingway's famous novel by the same name.
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"Travelers" This image switches the roles between divers and mantas. We always go to see these amazing animals, this is them coming up to explore our world. The Image also references how these mantas loved bubbles on their bellies in Socorro.
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19 Votes
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"Ghost Pipe Cemetery" part of my Underwater Surrealism body of work. Image is referring to the name of the animal: The Ornate Ghost Pipefish
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13 Votes
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"Starry Night" image is referencing the time you find these octopus and it's common name: The Starry Night Octopus
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Editor's Comment
The proof that the starry night octopus deserves its name. A unique image from the category "creative-manipulated"
9 Votes
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"The Writer" part of my Underwater Surrealism body of work. This image is playing off the inking abilities of the squid. Squid release their ink in stressful situations, just like many people do the same with ink while writing in dairies.
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"Silk Road" part of my Underwater Surrealism body of work. This image is referring to the name of these animals: the Silky Shark
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12 Votes
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"False Hunters" part of my Underwater Surrealism body of work. These are False Killer Whales and hunt together as a pod. This image is placing them as if they are hunting above the surface.
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19 Votes
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"Coconut Octopus House" the coconut octopus often uses bottles and other pieces of trash as a home.
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12 Votes
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Sea Snake reflecting itself on the surface
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Curious Silky Shark
6 Votes
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"Manta Terrarium" part of my Underwater Surrealism body of work
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Very creative composition, where did you get flying mini mantas and how did you put them in there?
14 Votes
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"At the Base of the Tree" part of my Underwater Surrealism body of work. Hairy Squat Lobsters are found at the base of giant sponges. This image is referencing that, but on trees.
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19 Votes
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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.
Gold Medal Gold Medal 2016
Runner Up Monthly HotShots
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Editor's Comment
Wonderful message and impressive work! We don't get many surrealistic entries and this one definitely deserves the nomination as Runner Up.
15 Votes
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"Leap Frog Over the Pond" part of my Underwater Surrealism series
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4 Votes
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