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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Australia (4)

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Phycodurus eques
By Mathieu Foulquié
posted (This month)
14 votes

Weedy Seadragon, Phyllopteryx taeniolatus (Lacépède, 1804). Kurnell, Sydney, Australia 2015-01-05.
By Kris O'keeffe
posted (This month)
9 votes

Shovelnose Ray
By Sean Steininger
posted (This month)
8 votes

Hurry up .. a storm is coming
By Tracey Jennings
posted (last week)
7 votes

Full figure portrait of Pygmy Pipe-horse.
By Gaetano Gargiulo
posted (last week)
6 votes

Pajama striped cuttlefish mating dance. They swim with a fantastic cork-screw movement until they are done or one of the 2 is buried under the sand!!!
By Gaetano Gargiulo
posted (This month)
3 votes

Juvenile Sydney pipe-horse fish shoot with the 105micro and +10 subsee no crop
By Gaetano Gargiulo
posted Yesterday
3 votes

Diving just outside the heads of Port Phillip Bay at a site called Castle Rock. Saw a tail hiding under a ledge within the kelp bed had to wait a good ten minutes for the right time for the shot but it was worth it! Necklace Carpet Shark.
By Haydn Salvas
posted (This month)
2 votes

Under the jetty
By Tracey Jennings
posted Monday, January 26, 2015
0 votes

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the months are passing by.. but this guys is always there... by Gaetano Gargiulo
the months are passing by.. but this guys is always there :-)
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 13, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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my strobe malfunctioned at 20m... so I had to improvise... by Gaetano Gargiulo
my strobe malfunctioned at 20m... so I had to improvise...
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diving with seals is always great!!! by Gaetano Gargiulo
diving with seals is always great!!!
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 5, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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6+m of vis at Clifton Gardens are rare... by Gaetano Gargiulo
6+m of vis at Clifton Gardens are rare...
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My nephew diving into the Blue Hole in the Daintree Forest, by David Haintz
My nephew diving into the Blue Hole in the Daintree Forest,
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, June 28, 2014
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Australia
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playing with shallow DOF with a friendly dragonet by Gaetano Gargiulo
playing with shallow DOF with a friendly dragonet
2 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, June 27, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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cute little mimicking file-fish by Gaetano Gargiulo
cute little mimicking file-fish
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, June 23, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Giant Australian Cuttlefish impress photography group wit... by Elizabeth Solich
Giant Australian Cuttlefish impress photography group with Paul Macdonald of downunderpix, Nikon D700, Sea & Sea housing, 15mm sigma fish eye lens, 1.4x TC, 2x Sea & Sea YS110 strobes, f/14, 1/60, ISO-400
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, June 22, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Great Australian Bight Australia
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the debut of Violet-tino on the contest :-) by Gaetano Gargiulo
the debut of Violet-tino on the contest :-)
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, June 21, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Barrine Eal, taken at Laken Barrine up in the tablelands ... by David Haintz
Barrine Eal, taken at Laken Barrine up in the tablelands west of cairns queensland. Visibility was around 7m, photo taken at 20m using Canon 7D, 2x lights, 24-105mm macro lens.
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, June 16, 2014
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Australia
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"waiting" and old Italian proverb says: "the patience is ... by Gaetano Gargiulo
"waiting" and old Italian proverb says: "the patience is the virtue of the strong ones"... if this in true I would not like to have a frog-fish as enemy, I went diving 2 times in 2 different days and I found them exactly in the same position
17 Votes
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"Splash" - taken with a GoPro
a yellow one. what a surprise at Clifton, and pretty well... by Gaetano Gargiulo
a yellow one. what a surprise at Clifton, and pretty well camouflage
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, June 14, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Kit was Canon 7D, 24-105mm macro, 2x lights. location Lak... by David Haintz
Kit was Canon 7D, 24-105mm macro, 2x lights. location Lake Barrine up in the TableLands west of Cairns Queensland. Visibility was around 5m and depth 20m.
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, June 14, 2014
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Australia
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Fish-storm by Gaetano Gargiulo
Fish-storm
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, June 13, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Ragged tooth sand tiger shark (one of many) at Nelson Bay by Gaetano Gargiulo
Ragged tooth sand tiger shark (one of many) at Nelson Bay
24 Votes
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Image taken at Green Island, Great Barrier Reef. Canon 7D by David Haintz
Image taken at Green Island, Great Barrier Reef. Canon 7D
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 31, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Australia
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enjoying the winter sun... by Gaetano Gargiulo
enjoying the winter sun...
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 31, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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ELLA-BLU. Photo taken in our pool. by David Haintz
ELLA-BLU. Photo taken in our pool.
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 29, 2014
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Australia
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"waxy" the skin of those sea-horses is like wax by Gaetano Gargiulo
"waxy" the skin of those sea-horses is like wax
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 28, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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hangtime by Shane Batham
hangtime
17 Votes
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Dragon approach... by Gaetano Gargiulo
Dragon approach...
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, May 19, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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shadow-less...
Tokina 10-17 @17 with 3 strobes to create... by Gaetano Gargiulo
shadow-less...
Tokina 10-17 @17 with 3 strobes to create a shadow free macro image
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 17, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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she is very shy and difficult... it took me more than 10 ... by Gaetano Gargiulo
she is very shy and difficult... it took me more than 10 minutes standing still to make her to understand that I was not a predator... her mate is as shy as she..
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 15, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Timor Sea Australia
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rocket-squid by Gaetano Gargiulo
rocket-squid
3 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 10, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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"staring at the sun" by Gaetano Gargiulo
"staring at the sun"
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 7, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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