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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Banda Sea (3)

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Sea cucumber crab with eggs(Lissocarcinus orbicularis), Banda sea, Indonesia.
By Filip Staes
posted (This month)
18 votes

This was taken on a trip to Wakatobi - got help with the composition from my instructor.  It is one of my favorites.  Thx Marco!!
By Leslie Howell
posted (This month)
12 votes

Red & Blue/Wakatobi,Indonesia, Canon 5D MarkIII, 8-15mm fisheye lens,InonZ240*2,F18,1/200,ISO200
By Yuping Chen
posted (6 days ago)
12 votes

Squat shrimp and anemone
By Leslie Howell
posted (last week)
11 votes

N U D I 
Nudibranch (Goniobranchus collingwoodi)
Maumere, Indonesia. August 2016
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Olympus TG-4 
A.T.G 2300 Video Light attached glass optic snoot courtesy of 
FunDive UW Photo Equipment / 樂潛水中攝影器材
By Irwin Ang
posted (Last month)
10 votes

Blenny
By Kelvin H.y. Tan
posted (Last month)
10 votes

Family of clownfish in the Banda Sea.
By Leslie Howell
posted (This month)
10 votes

A munching chromodoris kuniei
By Leslie Howell
posted (This month)
9 votes

B L U E - R I N G

Sexy shrimp (Thor amboinensis)

Maumere, Indonesia. 
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Olympus TG-4 
A.T.G 2300 Video Light attached glass optic snoot courtesy of 
FunDive UW Photo Equipment / 樂潛水中攝影器材
By Irwin Ang
posted (This month)
8 votes

An evening at Magic Pier...
By Leslie Howell
posted (This month)
4 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Banda Sea

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The Kids from Alor by Henrik Gram Rasmussen
The Kids from Alor
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 20, 2016
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Pygmy Seahors from Mabul Island
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 17, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Banda Sea Malaysia
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view portfolio more shots by Iyad Suleyman
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Question mark
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 11, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Banda Sea Malaysia
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Crocodilefish
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 10, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Banda Sea Malaysia
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Nudibranch
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 10, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
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Goby portrait
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, December 9, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
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Nudibranch
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 7, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
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This Sea spider really was in my wish-list! And I wanted to see more details on his "face" or some behavior moments. Here I took the shot when he was eating holding his food with his claws.
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 7, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Banda Sea Malaysia
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"The Ambassador" Sea snakes are similar to divers, they rise to the surface and go below back to the reefs. As divers we have to be ambassadors for the ocean, spread awareness and inform everyone about the oceans. This image symbolizes that.
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Wonderful message and impressive work! We don't get many surrealistic entries and this one definitely deserves the nomination as Runner Up.
15 Votes
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Pigmy seahorse pontohi by Massimo Giorgetta
Pigmy seahorse pontohi
27 Votes
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sgolden time, sunset in Lissenung island by Massimo Giorgetta
sgolden time, sunset in Lissenung island
24 Votes
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Nudibranch
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Love the tones on this Nudi shot. Excellent focus, sharpness and color balance.
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, October 18, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Banda Sea Malaysia
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Turtle from Sipadan Island
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28 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 10, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Banda Sea Malaysia
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A ball in rays
Mating Turtles
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, October 4, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Banda Sea Malaysia
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See Turtle
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 3, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
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Turtle
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 2, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
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early morning dive by John Loving
early morning dive
11 Votes
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shy guy by John Loving
shy guy
5 Votes
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Crocodile fish by John Loving
Crocodile fish
11 Votes
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wakatobi nikon d7100 by John Loving
wakatobi nikon d7100
4 Votes
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Turtle
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, August 29, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Banda Sea Malaysia
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Mating Sea Turtles
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13 Votes
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Turtle and Shark
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 16, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Banda Sea Malaysia
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Crocodile fish in colored up ambush mode
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8 Votes
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Amphipod on Blue Tunicate with 5% crop by Wayne Jones
Amphipod on Blue Tunicate with 5% crop
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10 Votes
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Turtle by Iyad Suleyman
Turtle
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, August 1, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Banda Sea Malaysia
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Turtle by Iyad Suleyman
Turtle
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, August 1, 2016
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