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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Australia (4)

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Spectacular sight on a night dive. Grey Nurse (Eugomphodus taurus) passing under the dive boat on a calm evening at Byron Bay's Julien Rocks Marine Park (Northern New South Wales). Photgraphed using Nikonos V, (20mm Wide Lens)Kodak slide film.100ASA!
By Pat Keenan
posted (last week)
10 votes

Unusual pygmy pipe horse almost entirely blue
By Gaetano Gargiulo
posted (This month)
7 votes

Favorinus tsuruganus,  (Tiger Favorinus), Nelson Bay, NSW, Australia 08-03-2015
By Kris O'keeffe
posted (This month)
7 votes

'She Was Once a Warship' Former RAN Charles F Adams Class air-warfare destroyer (HMAS Perth) Pennant number DDG-38 awaits her fate as a dive wreck in Albany's (West Australia)King George Sound.Nikonos V, 15mm wide lens, Kodak Ektachrome 100ASA.
By Pat Keenan
posted (This month)
7 votes

Ceratosoma amoenum (Sweet Ceratosoma) and Pteraeolidia ianthina (Blue Dragon) sharing a delicous Acisidian meal
By Kris O'keeffe
posted (This month)
6 votes

Helicopter Underwater Escape Training (HUET) is vital training for offshore oilrig workers who may face the situation where they may have to escape from a submerged helicopter to survive. Photo shows helo 'pilot' carrying out short free ascent.
By Pat Keenan
posted (This month)
6 votes

Great JellyFish Encounter. A quick shot 'taken from the hip'on the deco line as a monstrous creature floats by. Photographed using the Nikonos v (20mm wide lens)Kodak Elitechrome 100ASA.
By Pat Keenan
posted (This month)
5 votes

'Almost Underwater'- Royal Australian Navy Clearance Divers (Maritime Tactical Operations)preparing for night excercises wearing LAR V oxygen rebreathers and clandestine wetsuits. Photographed using Nikon F4, 50mm lens Kodak Ektachrome 100ASA.
By Pat Keenan
posted (This month)
4 votes

Cute little example of Shaw's Cowfish resting happily in diver's glove. Photographed using Nikonos IV-A, 35mm lens, Nikonos close-up framers, SB-105 Flash, Kodak Ektachrome 100ASA slide film.
By Pat Keenan
posted (last week)
4 votes

Pygmy pipe-horse fish (male)
By Gaetano Gargiulo
posted Yesterday
4 votes
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Dragon in the forest
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date posted posted: Monday, November 17, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Soht taken out on the Great Barrier Reef, Canon 7D, 17-70... by David Haintz
Soht taken out on the Great Barrier Reef, Canon 7D, 17-70mm macro lens.
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 16, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Coral Sea Australia
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Leafy by Mathieu Foulquié
Leafy
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 16, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Pot bellied seahorse
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 16, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Nemo GBR by David Haintz
Nemo GBR
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 15, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Coral Sea Australia
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leafy sea dragon (Kingscote, KI, SA) by Mathieu Foulquié
leafy sea dragon (Kingscote, KI, SA)
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37 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 15, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Phycodurus eques by Mathieu Foulquié
Phycodurus eques
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date posted posted: Friday, November 14, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Phycodurus eques (Kangaroo island) by Mathieu Foulquié
Phycodurus eques (Kangaroo island)
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, November 14, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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The leafy sea dragon (kangaroo island) by Mathieu Foulquié
The leafy sea dragon (kangaroo island)
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 11, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Great Australian Bight Australia
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using 3 strobes I was able to obtain an X-ray effect on t... by Gaetano Gargiulo
using 3 strobes I was able to obtain an X-ray effect on this small nudi
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 10, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Tangerino-Tino... our new net keeper, Mosman's people can... by Gaetano Gargiulo
Tangerino-Tino... our new net keeper, Mosman's people can sleep well with such monster guarding the shore...
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date posted posted: Monday, November 3, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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this guy was getting angry at me and every time I was rai... by Gaetano Gargiulo
this guy was getting angry at me and every time I was raising my camera it was raising its tentacles...maybe thought I was a competitor??
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 20, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Beautiful white striped anemones.
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 12, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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The bluebottle cnidaria is an amazingly beautiful colony of creatures. I wanted to demonstrate this with careful lighting.
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Very impressive lighting.
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Big face... by Gaetano Gargiulo
Big face...
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 11, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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'The flame'
Very little I ad to add the +10 on the top o... by Gaetano Gargiulo
'The flame'
Very little I ad to add the +10 on the top of my 105 micro
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 8, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Weedy sea-dragon under Flinders pier by Bill Van Eyk
Weedy sea-dragon under Flinders pier
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 4, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Australia
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Flinders pier, Shaw's Cowfish Aracana aurita by Bill Van Eyk
Flinders pier, Shaw's Cowfish Aracana aurita
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 25, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Australia
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ascidian, Banksia Sea Squirt (Sycozoa pulchra) by Bill Van Eyk
ascidian, Banksia Sea Squirt (Sycozoa pulchra)
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date posted posted: Friday, September 19, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Australia
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Lake Eacham, Queensland, Canon 7D, 10-22mm lens, Nimar ho... by David Haintz
Lake Eacham, Queensland, Canon 7D, 10-22mm lens, Nimar housing. click here
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 18, 2014
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Australia
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Looking up at a diver at Lady Elliott Island near Hervey ... by Bill Van Eyk
Looking up at a diver at Lady Elliott Island near Hervey Bay Queensland Australia
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 17, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Scuttling away from under a test cement plate, signalling... by Bill Van Eyk
Scuttling away from under a test cement plate, signalling stay away . . .a Blue Ringed Octopus
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 16, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Australia
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Love these gobies that just pop their head out of holes i... by Haydn Salvas
Love these gobies that just pop their head out of holes in and around the Flinders Pier engine block
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date posted posted: Friday, September 12, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Australia
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Wanted to get a near to front on shot of a Weedy Sea Drag... by Haydn Salvas
Wanted to get a near to front on shot of a Weedy Sea Dragon. After about thirty minutes I managed to get this. The position of the lights hit at just the right angle to highlight the beautiful colours of the body.
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date posted posted: Friday, September 12, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Australia
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Ningaloo Sunset by Nick Thake
Ningaloo Sunset
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 11, 2014
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Australia
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"Feeling blue" by Gaetano Gargiulo
"Feeling blue"
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 3, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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A Sweetlip swimming out from the coral....
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date posted posted: Monday, August 18, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Coral Sea Australia
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