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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Balearic Sea

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front side of a typical mediterranean nudibranch ( Hypselodoris picta )
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date posted posted: Monday, July 19, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Balearic Sea Spain
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Free Spirit by Karl Marchant
Free Spirit
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 14, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Balearic Sea Spain
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Scourge of the Med! 
Although I think they hold a certai... by Karl Marchant
Scourge of the Med!
Although I think they hold a certain beauty. The main reason they are such a problem in the Med is due to the decline of turtles, which eat plastic waste thinking it is jelly.
Food for thought...?
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Underwater Modelshooting in spain.
Great work...but cold water.
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 8, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Balearic Sea Spain
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Cave exit, Formentor Headland, Majorca on hols :-) by Steve Davies
Cave exit, Formentor Headland, Majorca on hols :-)
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 7, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Balearic Sea Spain
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Hypselodoris Picta Portrait. by Karl Marchant
Hypselodoris Picta Portrait.
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The new headwear for autumn 2010. Wide is chic. Ideal for night - trips. smile
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 15, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Balearic Sea Spain
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Sepia Sunbathing by Karl Marchant
Sepia Sunbathing
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this two Pelagia noctiluca making "la ola" underwater" smile
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Luminescent jellyfish ( Pelagia noctiluca )
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the old backlit jelly always works
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"deadly embrace"
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 18, 2010
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Balearic Sea Spain
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just a " sailing gurnad "
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" hellboy "
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" speeeed "
new high speed record:
This gurnad was flashed by radar control [68mph] smile
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Good use of the Photoshop 'speed' filter
49 Votes
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Seastar (Echinaster sepositus)
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 28, 2010
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Balearic Sea Spain
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Cratena peregrina
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Portugal - Sesimbra by Pedro Perneco
Portugal - Sesimbra
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“ seven and a half “
Just seven and a half tentacles, but looks so beautyful like they were eight. smile
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date posted posted: Tuesday, April 20, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Balearic Sea Spain
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view portfolio more shots by Roland Bach
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" guidepost "
To the exit? Wait... ...hmm... ...that way!
So easy can be navegation with natural auxiliaries. Sometimes you just have to ask for the right way. smile
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 11, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Balearic Sea Spain
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" out of the dark "
Why this cuttlefish came so close? Was it the light of the torch, or my new aftershave? :-)
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 7, 2010
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Balearic Sea Spain
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This is one of 3 photos on the internet that shows a "Paragalene longicrura" alive. After Prof. Dr. Türkay ( Senckenberg Institute, Germany ) and Prof. Joan Luis Petrus ( University of Barcelona, Spain ) confirmed the species, started a big party:)
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 30, 2010
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Balearic Sea Spain
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“ she dives “
She enjoys the feeling of weightlessness and is curious about the sights at this dive.
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date posted posted: Friday, March 26, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Balearic Sea Spain
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This rare crystal jellyfish ( lat. Aequorea forskalea ) in the Mediterranean takes a tan and enjoys the last sunrays of the day.
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Pink Flabellina. Small, fragile, elegant and colorful. An absolute beauty in the world of sea slugs.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 16, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Balearic Sea Spain
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I have seen this squid at a night dive. Looks like I told him: "Hands up". Sure, I said nothing like that. :-)
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a nice natural history study Roland
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Wrinkled crab vs shrimp. This photo has been realized in a cave for a night dive. This unequal struggle lasted only a few seconds.
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Medas by Umberto Pompilio
Medas
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