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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Tasman Sea (6)

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Hello, my name is Pinky and I am the new ruler of the white sponges of Clifton Gardens!!!
By Gaetano Gargiulo
posted (last week)
25 votes

Black-scatter Angler-fish.
Conditions were so bad that visibility was less than a meter. I was with fisheye so I had to improvise the illumination in order to get pictures. So all the pictures where blown out background and full of backscatter...
By Gaetano Gargiulo
posted (Last month)
8 votes


By Gaetano Gargiulo
posted (last week)
8 votes

Somebody wastes it... somebody enjoys it...
Some fisherman decided that the fish was too small/not of taste (although >20 cm) and dumped dead in the water for the joy of this small octopus (that was not in the idea to share it)!!!
By Gaetano Gargiulo
posted (last week)
5 votes

close up and personal portrait of a friendly wobbegong... in reality I was very mindful not to spook it :-)
By Gaetano Gargiulo
posted 06:56 CST Today (4 hours ago)
1 votes

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A Grey Nurse Shark at Broughton Island, NSW, Australia. T... by Jim Dodd
A Grey Nurse Shark at Broughton Island, NSW, Australia. Taken with a 60mm macro lens, I was trying something different.
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16 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, September 6, 2013
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Bobtail squids mating...
They are not shy and if you are... by Gaetano Gargiulo
Bobtail squids mating...
They are not shy and if you are lucky enough they come very close to your camera!!! I used a 105 micro-lens for this shot
28 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 29, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Ceratosoma amoenum, Bare Island
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Beautiful colors , perfect focus and DOF, another picture one would love to hang on the wall.
39 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, August 16, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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This photo was taken while on a Scallop Dive. The water w... by Janelle Johnson
This photo was taken while on a Scallop Dive. The water was 10degrees and I was pleasantly surprised to come across the Seahorse who happily posed for me.
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 21, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea New Zealand
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Green Moray, Chowder Bay
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20 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 20, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Ceratosoma amoenum, Chowder Bay
25 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 14, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Ceratosoma brevicaudatum, Nelson Bay.
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27 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, June 29, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Stingrays congregate around New Zealand's Poor Knights Is... by Beat J Korner
Stingrays congregate around New Zealand's Poor Knights Islands every March for mating, also attracting lots of orcas which feed on rays. This 6' sting ray just dozed in a gravel 'bed' before I accidently woke it up.
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My dive buddy and I saw this squid doing a beautiful ligh... by Klaus Stiefel
My dive buddy and I saw this squid doing a beautiful light show for us during a night dive in Botany Bay near Sydney.
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 22, 2013
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Man... this is what you get if you sleep in the wrong kel... by Gaetano Gargiulo
Man... this is what you get if you sleep in the wrong kelp... :0
27 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 16, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Swimming... "Gnam Gnam style" 
This guy was swimming and... by Gaetano Gaetgiulo
Swimming... "Gnam Gnam style"
This guy was swimming and eating at the same time, actually the entire school was doing it, I was able to get close only to this one...
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31 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 15, 2013
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Colourful cuttle babies! by Madeleine Haglund-Gaunt
Colourful cuttle babies!
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, April 22, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Eastern Cleaner Clingfish, Bare Island
40 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 21, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Pteraeolidia ianthina, Bare Island
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, April 18, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Red Indian Fish, Bare Island
26 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 14, 2013
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Octopus tetricus, Chowder Bay
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, April 13, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Brown Sabre-toothed Blenny, Chowder Bay
28 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, April 8, 2013
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Striped Anglerfish, Chowder Bay
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, April 5, 2013
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Eastern Cleaner Clingfish, Bare Island
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40 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, March 27, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Green Moray.
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A stunning portrait with loads of character from Grand Master Doug
43 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, March 22, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Chromodoris woodwardae, Kurnell.
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35 Votes
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Mourning Cuttle, Chowder Bay
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37 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 10, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Looking into the eyes of a Hairy Red Hermit Crab by Jim Dodd
Looking into the eyes of a Hairy Red Hermit Crab
4 Votes
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Aphelodoris varia @ Fly Point, NSW, Australia. One of the... by Jim Dodd
Aphelodoris varia @ Fly Point, NSW, Australia. One of the most common nudi's in the area.
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Jorunna sp., Bare Island.
33 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, March 1, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
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Hinge-beak Shrimp, Tulamben.
33 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, February 25, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Indonesia
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Eastern Cleaner Clingfish, Bare Island.
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52 Votes
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