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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Banda Sea (6)

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bandasnake
By Marc Van Den Broeck
posted (last week)
21 votes

Sea mouse
By Marc Van Den Broeck
posted (last week)
19 votes

Commensal Shrimp/Raja Ampat, Indonesia/Canon 5D MarkIII, 100mm macro Lens,Nauticam SMC,Sea&Sea housing,Inon Z240*2, F18,1/160,ISO100
By Yuping Chen
posted (6 days ago)
16 votes

What I liked about the shot was the complex and pleasing background of soft coral. I was thrilled when Ms. Titan swam over it.
By Pierre Mineau
posted (Last month)
14 votes


By Filip Staes
posted (This month)
13 votes

bigeyes
By Marc Van Den Broeck
posted (5 days ago)
12 votes

colored Scorpio
By Marc Van Den Broeck
posted (last week)
11 votes

Pink coral, Banda sea, Indonesia.
By Filip Staes
posted (last week)
10 votes

pinhome
By Marc Van Den Broeck
posted (5 days ago)
10 votes

small
By Marc Van Den Broeck
posted (last week)
9 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Banda Sea

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"Rising to the Air" part of my Underwater Surrealism series. Image is referencing how these animals rise up from the reefs to the air to breathe
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"Family Home" part of my Underwater Surrealism series
11 Votes
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What do you do when you have bitten off more than you can chew? I watched this fish unsuccessfully try to swallow another fish that was a bit too big to fit, leaving him to swim around with a tail at both ends...
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Sea Turtle
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, June 2, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Banda Sea Malaysia
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Mating Sea Turtles
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, June 2, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Banda Sea Malaysia
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Yellow bean bag goby
8 Votes
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Turtle
13 Votes
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Scenery in Sipadan
10 Votes
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Juvenile Batfish struttering her stuff
16 Votes
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I'm going to post 27 different shots of turtles to make one page special for them! :-)
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 25, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Banda Sea Malaysia
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Turtle into the blue
Sipadan, April 2016
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 25, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
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Turtle Day
12 Votes
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Happy Day Turtle
14 Votes
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"Prey Stalking" part of my Underwater Surrealism series. Image is playing off the name of the animal (frogfish) with the flies buzzing overhead and how both the Venus Fly Trap and the Frogfish wait patiently for their prey
11 Votes
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Love from Sipadan
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 14, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Banda Sea Malaysia
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Leaning in the current
14 Votes
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Kaleidoscope.
9 Votes
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Pipefish,
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Getting a shot like this is not easy! Very impressive and powerful image!
25 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 4, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Banda Sea Malaysia
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Suspended
16 Votes
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Her Majesty
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Spectacular reef shot, with excellent behaviour and perfect sun ball!
16 Votes
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Crocodile fish do not fluoresce (that I have seen) this is Luminance lighting no photoshop
4 Votes
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Never seen green before
11 Votes
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details
8 Votes
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Unnoticed
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10 Votes
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Still Life
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Well composed shot! Love the diver silhouette!
19 Votes
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Colored up Croc no crop
7 Votes
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Carousel of Clowns. Dragging the shutter at 1/15th second during a spin blurs the natural light. The flash freezes the action up close,. the middle ground ghosts with some motion blur.
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16 Votes
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