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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Pacific (6)

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Date: 30/07/2018
Location : ishigaki Japan
Camera : Nikon D850
Housing : Nauticam
Lens : 105mm marco 
Strobe : Retra +Retra LSD 
Settings : 1/250sec, f/22, ISO 100
By Jinggong Zhang
posted (This month)
24 votes

I was fortunate enough to capture this lovely great white shark as she was gliding by basking in the sunbeams...
By Debbie Wallace
posted (This month)
19 votes

Blenny in a an empty blanus shell.
By Vasco Baselli
posted (Last month)
18 votes


Date: 28/07/2018
Location : ishigaki Japan
Camera : Nikon D850
Housing : Nauticam
Lens : 105mm marco 
Strobe : Retra X2 +Retra LSD X2
Settings : 1/250sec, f/22, ISO 400
By Jinggong Zhang
posted (This month)
16 votes

Date: 15/08/2018
Location : miwura Japan
Camera : Nikon D850
Housing : Nauticam
Lens : 105mm marco 
Strobe : Retra +Retra LSD 
Settings : 1/250sec, f/29, ISO 100
By Jinggong Zhang
posted (3 days ago)
13 votes

R2D2 portrait, Fujikawa Maru, Truk Lagoon
By Tobias Reitmayr
posted (Last month)
12 votes

Corneal Iridescence in the eye of a blenny.
By Vasco Baselli
posted (Last month)
12 votes

Wall Diver/ This image was taken off the coast of Tahiti, French Polynesia. The diverse and lively wall is one of many flourishing reef structures around the islands of French Polynesia.
By Devon Fox
posted (last week)
11 votes

leopard blenny
Date: 30/07/2018
Location : ishigaki Japan
Camera : Nikon D850
Housing : Nauticam
Lens : 105mm marco 
Strobe : Retra +Retra LSD
Settings : 1/200sec, f/25, ISO 250
By Jinggong Zhang
posted (3 days ago)
10 votes

Giant Kelpfish blending in with the seagrass. Photo captured in Southern California.
By Devon Fox
posted (last week)
9 votes
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Graceful Mantas by Tina Norris
Graceful Mantas
5 Votes
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Hunting Jack by Alison Ranheim
Hunting Jack
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 31, 2018
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Harbour seal coming up from the depths.
7 Votes
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Mantaray in the sky, Revillagigedo México
18 Votes
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Kona, Hawaii by Alison Ranheim
Kona, Hawaii
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 27, 2018
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Common Shrimp at Pucusana Island, just south of Lima. by Vasco Baselli
Common Shrimp at Pucusana Island, just south of Lima.
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Leopard eel, Acapulco Mexico
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 25, 2018
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Barnacle feeding with its cirri estended. by Vasco Baselli
Barnacle feeding with its cirri estended.
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10 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 24, 2018
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Peru
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Thru my eye by Mario Robillard
Thru my eye
12 Votes
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Usually a camoflauged shrimp the Blade Shrimp was crossin... by Marc Damant
Usually a camoflauged shrimp the Blade Shrimp was crossing across a piece of bark and was very visabile.
9 Votes
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A small sculpin in cold water.
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 20, 2018
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Canada
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view portfolio more shots by Glenn Ostle
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Cold water shrimp
5 Votes
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Close Encounter by Mario Robillard
Close Encounter
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9 Votes
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Leopard morey, Acapulco Mexico
9 Votes
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A Little Pacific Bay Pipefish bokeh shot! by Marc Damant
A Little Pacific Bay Pipefish bokeh shot!
6 Votes
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Scorpion Fish Taco!
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 14, 2018
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Mantaray in the bubles, Roca Partida México
19 Votes
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This turtle, at Slow and Easy dive site in Yap, posed itself right next to me on the reef and then for me and then yawned!
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12 Votes
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This young Wobbegong shark was lying in a vase coral which provided a colourful background and made its delicate "tassels" really stand out!
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date posted posted: Friday, January 12, 2018
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Colour Blast!
I found this interesting background on a wreck in the Solomons and then this Toby came and posed nicely for me!
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 10, 2018
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Solomon islands
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Black Mirror
shoot@Yakushima Japan
Third place Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!

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the reflection is incredible, nicely positioned and the lightning is perfect
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 10, 2018
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Japan
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Honu on the deck of the Sea Tiger
7 Votes
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Makaha Honu by Stuart Ganz
Makaha Honu
14 Votes
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Keep growing by Mario Robillard
Keep growing
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16 Votes
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2 beautiful reef sharks happen to cross and block the sunball while clouds and a shadow of the boat is visible through the calm surface. Having so much natural light coming through the clear water, I turned off my strobes and captured this effect.
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Looks like an eye but what is it? It's the underside of a Triton Shell with the foot of the animal showing!
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15 Votes
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"Passing by", Fiabacet, Raja Ampat.
18 Votes
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