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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Australia (4)

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By Gaetano Gargiulo
posted (This month)
20 votes

Not much manipulation required. I have uploaded the one with the original water color as well so you can compare. I just used the curve tool on the already burnt sun burst and then dodged a bit the rest of the water around the dragon...
By Gaetano Gargiulo
posted (This month)
15 votes

The background is natural. The clear tone is given by the water column and the far away rocks. I waited >10minutes to take this shot as the little fellow was moving between the weed to hunt small crustaceans
By Gaetano Gargiulo
posted (This month)
12 votes


By Gaetano Gargiulo
posted (This month)
11 votes

Vis was bad to start with then deteriorated during the dive to below 1m... but hey I finally got to see the leafy!!! shot taken in the surge
By Gaetano Gargiulo
posted (This month)
6 votes

Dance into the light...
The vis dropped to less than 1m during the dive.so I made use of the milky white water to achieve clear background. Minimal PS involved, just the curve tool. Also no fiddling I just waited for the surge to bring it to me!!!
By Gaetano Gargiulo
posted (This month)
6 votes

Diving in the sun... very murky water and few friendly dragons...
By Gaetano Gargiulo
posted (last week)
6 votes

green is the new black!!! I just enhanced the natural color of the water to obtain this green backdrop
By Gaetano Gargiulo
posted (4 days ago)
2 votes

sea dragon sketch
By Gaetano Gargiulo
posted (3 days ago)
2 votes

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Endemic Scorpaena Sumptuosa under the Busselton Jetty
11 Votes
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Lassisters Reef
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 30, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Australia
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Striate Anglerfish, Antennarius striatus by Kris O'keeffe
Striate Anglerfish, Antennarius striatus
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 30, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Australia
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Hello, my name is Pinky and I am the new ruler of the whi... by Gaetano Gargiulo
Hello, my name is Pinky and I am the new ruler of the white sponges of Clifton Gardens!!!
25 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, January 29, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Black-scatter Angler-fish.
Conditions were so bad that v... by Gaetano Gargiulo
Black-scatter Angler-fish.
Conditions were so bad that visibility was less than a meter. I was with fisheye so I had to improvise the illumination in order to get pictures. So all the pictures where blown out background and full of backscatter...
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 26, 2016
date posted category: Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Tiger Pipefish, Filicampus tigris
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 24, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Australia
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Painted Anglerfish Clifton Gardens NSW by Debra Cahill
Painted Anglerfish Clifton Gardens NSW
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 16, 2016
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Australia
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Grey reef shark at Ningaloo Reef, near Coral Bay
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 10, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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swimmig !!! by Dave Baxter
swimmig !!!
12 Votes
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Eastern Cleaner Clingfish, Cochleoceps orientalis.
Named after its cleaning behaviour. The species is often observed cleaning other larger fishes. It swims over the surface of larger fishes such as Morwongs, Leatherjackets and the Eastern Blue G...
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 3, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Australia
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tide pool photographer (Kangaroo island) by Mathieu Foulquié
tide pool photographer (Kangaroo island)
7 Votes
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Striate Anglerfish Chowder Bay Sydney by Debra Cahill
Striate Anglerfish Chowder Bay Sydney
2 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 9, 2015
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Australia
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White's SeaHorse
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 1, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Australia
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I got the key... do you? (playing with may new snouts) by Gaetano Gargiulo
I got the key... do you? (playing with may new snouts)
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 22, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Leafy Sea Dragon Rapid Bay South Australia by Debra Cahill
Leafy Sea Dragon Rapid Bay South Australia
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 21, 2015
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Australia
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Beautiful Larissa. by Tracey Schneider
Beautiful Larissa.
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11 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 19, 2015
date posted category: Fashion
date posted location: Australia
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white on white... playing with a very patient shrimp. the... by Gaetano Gargiulo
white on white... playing with a very patient shrimp. the fused background is achieved pointing the main strobes to the sand
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 11, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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"sealhouette" a playful sea-lion dancing near the surface... by Gaetano Gargiulo
"sealhouette" a playful sea-lion dancing near the surface for us
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7 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 10, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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The golden one. Caught using my lights to hunt by Gaetano Gargiulo
The golden one. Caught using my lights to hunt
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 31, 2015
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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super small aplysia detail (105+1.4x+10subsee) resting on... by Gaetano Gargiulo
super small aplysia detail (105+1.4x+10subsee) resting on a leaf
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, October 30, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Blue-ringed Octopus. They are recognized as one of the world's most venomous marine animals. Despite their small size, 12 to 20 cm (5 to 8 in) they are dangerous to humans if provoked and handled, because their venom
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, October 23, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Australia
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Whites Seahorse Sydney by Debra Cahill
Whites Seahorse Sydney
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 19, 2015
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Australia
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Elegance with Model "Tegan" by Tracey Schneider
Elegance with Model "Tegan"
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 15, 2015
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Australia
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Australian Fur Seal , Martin Island , NSW. Taken 5-10-2015
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date posted posted: Monday, October 5, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Australia
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shot in midwater, the withe is been produced lmost entire... by Gaetano Gargiulo
shot in midwater, the withe is been produced lmost entirely with PS
6 Votes
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The last supper:
The crab thought that got lucky... its ... by Gaetano Gargiulo
The last supper:
The crab thought that got lucky... its dinner will be paid with its life... Never play with blue-ringed...
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 3, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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"The Hulk" this large moray eel is also known as "old man... by Gaetano Gargiulo
"The Hulk" this large moray eel is also known as "old man" and always sits in a hole at the base of the pylons in Clifton Gardens
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 1, 2015
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