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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Banda Sea (14)

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Huge Wakatobi anemone. I spent some time trying to frame and light this animal alone, resident clownfish and shrimp get all the attention..
By Steven Miller
posted (last week)
16 votes

Snelling Lionfish
By Steven Miller
posted (This month)
13 votes

Pucker up!
By James Deverich
posted (3 days ago)
13 votes

Eyebrow plucking action!
By James Deverich
posted (This month)
12 votes

Coral Shrimp Wakatobi
By John Parker
posted (4 days ago)
12 votes

Pygmy Seahorse in Wakatobi
By John Parker
posted (last week)
11 votes

Square Spot Anthias
By Marco Fierli
posted (This month)
10 votes

Trying to get the sunburst :-)
By Jacob Mortensen
posted (This month)
10 votes

Orange spotted goby with partner shrimp. Amblyeleotris guttata.
By James Deverich
posted (This month)
9 votes

Soft Coral Crab, always fascinated by the segmented eyes on shrimp and crabs.
By James Deverich
posted (This month)
9 votes
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A Blue ringed octopus during the night dive at the house reef. What a lucky night!
35 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 29, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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anemone shrimp
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29 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 5, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Favorite sight
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 8, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Different sweetlips in a cleaning staion
39 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 26, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Dwarf hawkfish, resting. Looks like a scene on a tropical island to me.
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22 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 29, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Wonderpus
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Very unique subject with black background and crisp sharp focus, well done!
27 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 1, 2013
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Map Pufferfish
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, January 31, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Unicorn fish
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, January 10, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Banda Sea Palau
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'Hanging on'
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 8, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Anemone and clownfish in Palau, Nikon D70, 10,5mm. Aquatica housing.2 Inon Strobes.
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13 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, November 15, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Banda Sea Palau
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Duo!
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22 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, February 3, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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A living wall of Big Eye Scads
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 18, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Barracuda on cleaning station
27 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, December 16, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Partners in Crime- Scorpion fish next to a Mauray-Eel,
Banda Island, North Sulawesi, Indonesia.
CANON EOS 5D MKII , CANON EF100mm Macrolens,Saecam housing and strobe
Runner Up - worthy of note but not a medal winner - an equal 4th place if you like! Runner Up 2013

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Nice composition framing these 2 together. Well taken.
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 16, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Silver arrows
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 22, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Big cave, coral, gorgonian, bubbles, light and divers....a magic underwater world.
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, December 23, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Banda Sea Palau
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Like a Wall in the current - a school of sweetlips in Raja Ampat
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47 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 26, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Sweet blenny. D300s+105+1.4x TC+Subsee 5+
25 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 29, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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On eye level with a young crocodilefish
38 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 9, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Close encounter with a very curious Batfish
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 8, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
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Jellyfish in Jellyfish Lake
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 22, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Banda Sea Palau
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"I'm green, you can't see me...!" - a little sepia try to get green colour for camouflage
30 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 17, 2013
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Magnificent partner shrimp in her home
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34 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 17, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
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Ophiuros in coral
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 2, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Banda Sea Palau
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Catfish & evasion tactics in Raja Ampat
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 11, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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a provoking look from behind a coral
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, December 9, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
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Gorgonian and squirrelfish in Palau. Nikon D70, 10mm, Aquatica Housing. Seacam strobe.
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14 Votes
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