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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Tonga

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This energetic boy was very artistic. His dance was like a solo ballet.
By Reiko Takahashi
posted Tuesday, January 22, 2019
9 votes

Looking up in Swallows Cave
By Kim Ramsay
posted (Last month)
7 votes

Flip.
Humpback calf rolls around belly up.
By Kim Ramsay
posted (Last month)
6 votes

The stillness of Swallows Cave - Tonga
By Kim Ramsay
posted (Last month)
3 votes

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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Tonga

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This energetic boy was very artistic. His dance was like a solo ballet.
shortlistedShortlisted!
9 Votes
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Flip.
Humpback calf rolls around belly up. by Kim Ramsay
Flip.
Humpback calf rolls around belly up.
6 Votes
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Looking up in Swallows Cave by Kim Ramsay
Looking up in Swallows Cave
7 Votes
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The stillness of Swallows Cave - Tonga by Kim Ramsay
The stillness of Swallows Cave - Tonga
3 Votes
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Humpback calf. by Kim Ramsay
Humpback calf.
8 Votes
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Vortex.
Freediver floats amidst the baitfish of Swallows... by Kim Ramsay
Vortex.
Freediver floats amidst the baitfish of Swallows Cave, Tonga
3 Votes
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Reverence.
Young adult male humpback poses for a shot. by Kim Ramsay
Reverence.
Young adult male humpback poses for a shot.
6 Votes
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Joy.
Humpback calf frolics near the surface. by Kim Ramsay
Joy.
Humpback calf frolics near the surface.
11 Votes
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FLUKE
Every whale has unique markings on its fluke.
Sho... by Kim Ramsay
FLUKE
Every whale has unique markings on its fluke.
Shot taken in Vava'u Tonga with the Olympus OMD EM1Markii & 12mm lens
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8 Votes
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Cosmic 
Humpback whale suspended in the deep sea, lookin... by Kim Ramsay
Cosmic
Humpback whale suspended in the deep sea, looking like it's floating in space.
Shot on Olympus OMDEm1 Markii, Contrast and brightness, saturation adjustments in Lightroom
5 Votes
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Humpback calf comes closer for a look. by Kim Ramsay
Humpback calf comes closer for a look.
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10 Votes
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Having fun with a Humpback Whale
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10 Votes
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Tiny crab living living underneath a nodosus starfish. by Bianca Spruit
Tiny crab living living underneath a nodosus starfish.
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, November 9, 2018
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tonga
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Beautiful Humpback performing close-up for me in Tonga.
18 Votes
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Amazing encounter with Humpback Whale in Tonga
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11 Votes
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Humpback whale/Vava'u Tonga
16 Votes
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Portrait of humpback whale/Humpback whale/Vava'u Tonga
14 Votes
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Sunny baby/Humpback whale/Vava'u Tonga
9 Votes
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Mother and calf/Humpback whale/Vava'u Tonga
7 Votes
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Big Fin & Small Fin/ VAVA'U, Tonga.
9 Votes
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Big tail and small tail/ Humpback whale/Vava'u Tonga
11 Votes
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We arrived just in time to capture the beautiful light sh... by Jessie Cripps
We arrived just in time to capture the beautiful light shafts filtering into the cave from the afternoon sun.
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Awesome composition of the freediver with the sun rays. Excellent photo.
13 Votes
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Family fun time...... nikon d7100 nauticam housing.Tokina... by Bradley Kerslake
Family fun time...... nikon d7100 nauticam housing.Tokina 10-17mm @10mm
9 Votes
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Breath of Fresh Air
SonyRX100m2 Natural Light by Thomasin Lockwood
Breath of Fresh Air
SonyRX100m2 Natural Light
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, April 9, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Tonga
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Silent Blue
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 24, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Timor Sea Tonga
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view portfolio more shots by Richard (qingran) Meng
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An emotional bond between mother and calf. by Brian Heagney
An emotional bond between mother and calf.
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31 Votes
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A baby Humpback smiles on the back of it's mum. by Brian Heagney
A baby Humpback smiles on the back of it's mum.
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18 Votes
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