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Underwater Photo Contest Entries By Rick Tegeler (11)

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Kulau, PNG; Housed Nikon F, 24mm Kikkor Lens
By Rick Tegeler
posted Thursday, January 23, 2003
184 votes

Shinkoku Maru, Truk Lagoon, Housed Nikon F, 24mm Nikkor lens
By Rick Tegeler
posted Tuesday, January 21, 2003
95 votes

Always look over your shoulder!  Silvertip Shark; Manus, PNG; Housed Nikon F, 24mm Nikkor Lens
By Rick Tegeler
posted Friday, February 7, 2003
94 votes

Fish eye view; Palau; Eastern Caroline Islands; Housed Nikon F, 24mm Nikkor Lens
By Rick Tegeler
posted Friday, February 14, 2003
89 votes

Kelp, Catalina Island, California - Housed Nikon F, 55mm Auto Nikkor Lens
By Rick Tegeler
posted Friday, March 21, 2003
89 votes

Sea Lions, Sea of Cortez, Housed Nikon F, 24mm Nikkor Lens
By Rick Tegeler
posted Tuesday, March 18, 2003
85 votes

Sea Snake, Cebu Sea, Housed Nikon F, 55mm Auto Micro Nikkor Lens
By Rick Tegeler
posted Wednesday, March 26, 2003
83 votes

Conger Eel; Roatan; Housed Nikon F, 55mm  Auto Micro Nikkor Lens
By Rick Tegeler
posted Tuesday, February 18, 2003
82 votes

Queen Angel, Little Cayman Island; Housed Nikon F, 55mm Auto Micro Nikkor Lens
By Rick Tegeler
posted Monday, March 24, 2003
79 votes

Honolulu sunset; Nikon F - 24mm lens
By Rick Tegeler
posted Friday, April 18, 2003
70 votes
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'GRAY LADY DOWN' Another in my 'Fish Portraits from Around the World' series. Always an interesting subject - the colour makes a challenging shot. Housed Nikon F; Niko Mar III; 24mm Nikkor Lens. Enjoy!
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'ALWAYS CHECK YOUR SIX' I instructed my rather frightened model to... pretend you are a coral'. There were six LARGE females cruising with us. Silvertip Reef; New Hanover, PNG. Housed Nikon F; Niko Mar III housing; 24mm Nikkor Lens. Enjoy!
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'SPINECHEEK ANEMONE FISH' Housed Nikon F; Niko Mar III housing; 55 auto-micro Nikkor Len + imagination. Enjoy!
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'OCEANIC SILVERTIP' Again, another from my Fish Portrait series. Silvertip Reef, New Hanover, PNG. Housed Nikon F; Niko Mar III housing; 24mm Nikkor lens. Enjoy!
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'I LEFT MY HEART..' San Fran from the Marin Headlands. Nikon F; 28-300mm Vivitar lens. Enjoy!
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'WINGMAN' Orangefin Anemonefish. Housed Nikon F; Niko Mar III housing; 55mm auto-micro Nikkor lens. Enjoy!
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'SEA FAN' More fun with a slave strobe.
Housed Nikon F; Niko Mar III housing; 24mm Nikkor lens. Enjoy!
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'RHONE' The 'wet T-shirt wreck' in the movie THE DEEP. Tortola. Sometimes natural light sets the best mood on wrecks. Housed Nikon F; Niko Mar III housing; 24mm Nikkor lens. Enjoy!
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'FIRE WITHIN' Fun with a slave strobe. Housed Nikon F; Niko Mar III housing; 24mm Nikkor Lens. Enjoy!
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date posted posted: Monday, June 12, 2006
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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YELLOW MASK ANGEL Anothe in my 'Fish Portraits from Around the World' series. A stunning, but often difficult subject to capture and expose correctly. Housed Nikon F; Niko Mar III housing; 55mm auto-micro Nikkor lens. enjoy!
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'SHOWER' Silhouettes are always and interesting challenge. A lava sink hole BELOW hide tide level on the east coast of New Ireland, PNG. Nikon F; 28-300 Vivitar lens. Enjoy!
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'HIDIN' IN THE WHIPS' Walindi Plantation, Ingles Shoal, WNB, PNG. Trumpet hiding in red sea whips. Housed Nikon F; Niko Mar III housing; 24mm Nikkor lens. Enjoy!
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'TAMBJA' Rather unusual spot for a nudibranch - out exploring a soft coral growing on the Shinkoku Maru in Truk Lagoon. Housed Nikon F; 15mm Auto-micro Nikkor Lens; Niko Mar III housing. Enjoy!
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date posted posted: Thursday, June 8, 2006
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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WOW! Sometimes you get lucky and are in just the right place at the just the right time. This shot is proof. Tofino, Vancouver Island, late fall, perfect conditions for that incredible sunset. Nikon D100 17mm Nikkor lens. Enjoy!
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'BLUE MASK' Often a rather un-cooperative subject, I snuck up on this fine specimen whilst he/she was in a crevice. New Ireland, PNG. Housed Nikon F; 55mm auto-micro Nikkor lens. Enjoy!
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KIDS! Between dives on a remote corner of mainland PNG in Milne Bay Province. Kids were using 'kulau' (coconuts) as floats. Housed Nikon F: 24mm Nikkor lens. Enjoy!
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'ANEMONE VISION' Micronesia. Housed Nikon F; Niko Mar III housing; 55mm auto-micro Nikkor lens + imagination. Enjoy!
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UNBELIEVABLE! Spriabranchus; New Ireland, Papua New Guinea. A ubiquitous subject, but always fun to find new, interesting colours. Housed Nikon F; Niko Mar III housing; 55mm auto-micro Nikkor lens. Enjoy!
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ELEPHANT EARS! A reasonably challenging image given the job of capturig the correct colour mix. Walindi; Restorf Island; WNB; PNG. Elephant Ear Sponges. Housed Nikon F; Niko Mar III housing; 24mm Nikkor lens. Enjoy!
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'YELLOW VISION'. A nice healthy specimen on fan coral. These animals are good reef/health indicators. Walindi Plantation; West New Britain, PNG. Housed Nikon F; Niko Mar III housing; 24mm Nikkor lens. Enjoy!
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AIR RINGS! Deco stop fun at Ant Atoll, Pohnpei. Housed Nikon F; Niko Mar III housing; 24mm Nikkor lens. Enjoy!
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date posted posted: Sunday, May 14, 2006
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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'SOFT CORAL STUDY 7' Rainbow Reef, Taveuni, Fiji. Housed Nikon F; Niko Mar III housing; 55mm auto-micro Nikkor lens. Enjoy!
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 13, 2006
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Fiji
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'HANGIN' OUT!' Well... ya don't see this every day. A scorpion fish parked in a basket sponge... and looking at me with the look: 'What are you looking at?' Belize: Housed Nikon F; Niko Mar III housing; 55mm auto-micor Nikkor lens. Enjoy!
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FEATHER DUSTER! A nice example of a rather large tube worm. Thsi fellow was nearly 8" in diameter. Pohnpei - Ant Atoll. Housed Nikon F; Niko Mar III housing; 55mm auto-micro Nikkor lens. Enjoy!
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 10, 2006
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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WHOA! Swimming into a small cave/crevice on a night dive in the Red Sea I came face-to-face with this fine fellow. Blue Spot Sting Ray. Housed Nikon F; Niko Mar III housing; 24mm Nikkor lens. Enjoy!
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, May 8, 2006
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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BRING IN THE ......! Not the tuffest capture - however, beautiful and relatively rare; yellowspot nudibranch. Housed Nikon F; Niko Mar III housing; 55mm auto-micro Nikkor lens; Red Sea. Enjoy!
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date posted posted: Friday, May 5, 2006
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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TRIGGER! Striped Trigger - New Ireland, PNG. Housed NIkon F; Niko Mar III housing; 55mm auto-micro Nikkor Lens. Enjoy!
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