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Pigtails
By Jun V Lao
posted (3 days ago)
24 votes

Mediterranean beauty
By Oscar Miralpeix
posted (5 days ago)
21 votes

whipcoral shrimp
By Oscar Miralpeix
posted (3 days ago)
17 votes

Blenny from Cabilao Island
By Iyad Suleyman
posted (5 days ago)
15 votes

Dakota C-47 airplane wreck Bodrum/Turkey
By Alp Baranok
posted (3 days ago)
15 votes

Purple skeleton shrimp.
By Mehmet Salih Bilal
posted (3 days ago)
13 votes

Buble shrimp
Nikon D200 , 60 macro, two strobo
Wakatobi.Indonesia
By Marchione Giacomo
posted (5 days ago)
12 votes

Aargghhh
By Marco Gargiulo
posted (3 days ago)
12 votes

A love encounter
By Plamena Mileva
posted (3 days ago)
12 votes

'Flamingo Heavens'
By Jim Catlin
posted (2 days ago)
12 votes
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This category shows all images hand-picked by our editor as worthy of comment!

Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)

Family
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Editor's Comment
Well done for taking so many of them in one shot.
26 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 28, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Sardine in the mouth
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Dolphins in action! We love this!
25 Votes
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Bohar Snapper school
Runner Up Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!

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Very nice behavior shot.
20 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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"Exciting Moment" - A group of Mobula Rays comes very close by Andre Philip
"Exciting Moment" - A group of Mobula Rays comes very close
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Low quality shot but very nicely framed.
17 Votes
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woooooooshhh ... ! Chevron Barracuda - Sphyraena qenie. S... by Stefan Follows
woooooooshhh ... ! Chevron Barracuda - Sphyraena qenie. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso800-f3.5-1/125
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Brilliant shot , you can almost feel them swim.
16 Votes
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Macro - swimming

like glass -
juv. Ghostpipefish
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Prefect shot and a great colored background.
31 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, January 20, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Uwe Schmolke
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Neutral buoyancy Cuttlefish just disapproves ... Reef Cut... by Stefan Follows
Neutral buoyancy Cuttlefish just disapproves ... Reef Cuttlefish - Sepia latimanus. Mae Haad, Thailand-EM5-Oly 60mm-1/250-f3.2-iso200-Inon D2000

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Crisp sharp and dramatic , well done.
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 26, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: South China Sea Thailand
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Boxfish
Kisses to everybody
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Thanks for the kisses.
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 27, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Hans-Gert Broeder
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Cleaning action
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Love the fact that both the eyes and the shrimp are in perfect focus.
32 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, June 6, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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Fight by Gleb Tolstov
Fight
Second place Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!

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Great shot, not a common sight and well taken.
27 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, June 15, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Red Sea Israel
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Macro - not swimming

OMG...my water just broke!!! by Gaetano Gargiulo
OMG...my water just broke!!!
Third place Monthly HotShots

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Editor's Comment
One of my favorites of the month.
30 Votes
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Put'em up! by Marcello Di Francesco
Put'em up!
Runner Up Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!

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Beautiful shots, light and share is what makes it stand out.
34 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 11, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Celebes Sea Malaysia
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Siladen,nikon D2x 60mm micro.
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I love the colors here.
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 13, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Sulu and Sulawesi Seas Indonesia
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Yellow Headed Jaw Fish incubating eggs in its mouth...Nikon D7000 1/250 F22 60mm
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Lovely shot but poor image quality, perhaps aggressive crop or high ISO.
32 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, February 21, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Pygmy seahorse in Bunaken

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Wonderful shot of this pygmy, well done Peter.
10 Votes
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wire coral goby
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Taken at a perfect angle with accurate focus and depth of field, the outcome is a lovely shot.
20 Votes
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Peaceful coexistence? A Whip Coral Goby with a Xeno Crab
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Very nice catch with these 2 together.
28 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 7, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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Pretty in pink

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Not a difficult shot but a beautiful outcome , well done.
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, May 16, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Flores Sea Indonesia
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Eye decoration (old Green turtle eye - Chelonia mydas)
Runner Up Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!

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It takes a moment to understand what's going on here. This is a perfect example for shooting large objects with close-up lenses to produce un-orthodox images.
29 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, August 25, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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basketstar shrimp
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Looks like t drawing.
29 Votes
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Small and funny
Runner Up Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!

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Beautifully taken with an accurate focus point.
19 Votes
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Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)

blue lagoon_Rangiroa by Mathieu Foulquié
blue lagoon_Rangiroa

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Love the fact that there is a middle section between the over and the under which shows the reef from above.
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 9, 2014
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Pacific French Polynesia
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Sunset at starfish point, shot with 8mm fisheye and 4.33' dome.
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Very special over/under, lighting is what makes this shot.
30 Votes
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over-under with Gilbert by Mathieu Foulquié
over-under with Gilbert
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Beautiful over and under. This is some photo shoot you did for the toads there Mathieu, great work.
39 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 25, 2014
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: France
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Sunset silhouettes... Starfish point, Grand Cayman
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Nice composition.
19 Votes
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turban snail newport morning by Dale Kobetich
turban snail newport morning
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Wow, every beginning photographer should take a close look at this composition. All the rules, perfectly met in one shot.
44 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 21, 2014
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Tagalong ~ Whitefin Sharksucker prospecting a potential companion, turned out to be a friendly little guy. 4inch dome, OM-D E-M5, 8mm, natural light.
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Special, clearly stands out.
30 Votes
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