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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Micronesia (11)

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I wanted to capture the power and beauty of this grey reef shark. I think this comes best across when they are doing an abrupt turn away from a head on encounter.
By Pierre Mineau
posted (last week)
21 votes

Spinner dolphins riding the bow wave of our dive boat.
By Pierre Mineau
posted (Last month)
19 votes

Splish splash.. Mantafest- Yap!
By Steven Miller
posted (This month)
18 votes

This intimate portrait of a Vlaming's unicorn fish and cleaning wrasse just appealed to my love of design and colour.
By Pierre Mineau
posted (This month)
16 votes

Focus Stacking. 5 images shot with different focus distance blended into a single image. The originals have about 1 row of eggs in focus at this magnification (microscope mode on TG-5)
By Steven Miller
posted (This month)
15 votes

Banded pipefish foraging. Sony rx100iii with Inon 6X wet diopter.
By Pierre Mineau
posted (This month)
11 votes

Whiptail coral goby. Sony rx100 iii with two stacked Inon +6 diopters. Was very happy to get it in focus!!!
By Pierre Mineau
posted (This month)
10 votes

Body about 1 mm accross. Any help with identification appreciated. Sony rx100 iii with two stacked Inon +6 diopters.
By Pierre Mineau
posted (4 days ago)
8 votes

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Thanks Bill Acker from click here for the beautiful Manta and thanks to my model, Leda. - Camera: Nikon D3X, Nikon 24-70/f.2.8
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Jelly in Space.
I wanted to see what this pic looked like if I removed my reflection and completed the Snell's window. I like it.
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Parents
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 22, 2010
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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"Sunflower" coral polyp
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 22, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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"Cirque du Soleil". That's what this shrimp reminds me of. Night dive in Palau. Update: Per Brian Mayes, this is a Marble Shrimp. Thanks, Brian!!
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Morning sun at Jellyfish Lake, Palau. Such a unique and wonderful place. I tried some unusual shots this time.
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A friendly Humphead Wrasse in Palau
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 30, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Red and Black.
13 Votes
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Octopus
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 22, 2010
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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Basketstar
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 5, 2010
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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Long-nose Hawkfish. I haven't seen one in a few years. Fidgety little creaturs.
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date posted posted: Friday, September 17, 2010
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Green.
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 25, 2010
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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Gas masks in the cargo hold of the Fujikawa Maru.
Canon ixus 100, inon fisheye lens and MWB.
33 Votes
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Newly discovered species !!
The fire breathing sea cucumber........not PS.
I was taking MWB photos, where torch light appears red...hence one of the few occaisions that my Buddy's constantly on torch worked in my favour !!!
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A shot you could not set up (read the caption) very amusing :-)
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 13, 2010
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Creaping along. A Brittle Star in Palau.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 25, 2010
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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The famous "R2D2" in the Fujikawa Maru, Truk Lagoon. (air compressor)

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Yes Larissa, but do you also have a shot of C3PO ? :-)
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Soft corals at night, Truk Lagoon.
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The approach of a manta.
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You don't usually get a Manta in negative space like this
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Viva la Crinoid!
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 29, 2010
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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"The Mushroom Forest". All it's missing is a gnome.
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 14, 2010
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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Bow gun on the Fujikawa Maru.
Canon Ixus , fisheye lens and MWB.
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 26, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Bridge of the Shinkoku Maru in Truk Lagoon:)
Possibly one of the most recognisable wreck bridges underwater.
Canon ixus 980, inon fisheye lens and MWB.
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Colour and life on the Shinkoko Wreck, Truk.
Canon Ixus 100, fisheye lens and single inon d2000 strobe.
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Big Eyes in formation. Palau.
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"I am NOT budging!" coral crab.
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 12, 2010
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Vibrant night dive.
27 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 24, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Crinoids at night.
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