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Swimming ribbon eel
By Bruno Van Saen
posted (6 days ago)
20 votes

Blacktip - Aliwal Shoal - South Africa
By Gemma Dry
posted (4 days ago)
18 votes

Sharks in Black, Darwin Island Galápagos
By Alejandro Topete
posted (5 days ago)
17 votes

Seahorse
By Abimael Márquez
posted (6 days ago)
15 votes

Sound The Trumpets!
By Tony Cherbas
posted (4 days ago)
14 votes

Sweet Lips
By Wawan Mangile
posted (5 days ago)
13 votes

Crab in anemony
By Uwe Schmolke
posted (4 days ago)
13 votes

Cuttlefish
By Beate Seiler
posted (6 days ago)
11 votes

Children are a Mouthful: a mouthbrooding Dusky Jawfish aerating his brood. -
By Jade Hoksbergen
posted (5 days ago)
11 votes

Friends
By Walter Bassi
posted (4 days ago)
11 votes
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This category shows entries from last year that our 'trusted' members have put forward to the first round of judging for the annual awards
Eyebrow plucking action!
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 4, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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The squid couple before mating
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17 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 11, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Andaman Sea Thailand
view portfolio more shots by Taotao Yang
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Twins
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32 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 17, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Blenny
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30 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 25, 2015
date posted category: Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)
date posted location: Tyrrhenian Sea Italy
view portfolio more shots by Marco Gargiulo
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C. Annae
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16 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, March 6, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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"Zig Zag" The large bulls of Fiji doing some synchronised swimming wink
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12 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, March 9, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Fiji
view portfolio more shots by Allen Walker
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Stingray and entourage
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13 Votes
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lips by Salvatore Ianniello
lips
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14 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 15, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Tyrrhenian Sea Italy
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"Bliss"
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11 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, March 16, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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'Mobbed by inquisitive steller sea-lions'
Steller sea-lions, Inside Passage, Alaska

Subal underwater housing, Canon 5D mk2, Canon EF8-15mm Fisheye @ 15mm, f11, 1/125s, ISO400, Inon z240 strobes.
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17 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, March 18, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Gulf of Alaska United States
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Really??
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15 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, March 18, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Netherlands Antilles
view portfolio more shots by Steven Miller
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Hammerflage
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14 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, March 20, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Bahamas
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R E D . C A R P E T
Sea slug (Psychedelic Batwing Slug)
... by Irwin Ang
R E D . C A R P E T
Sea slug (Psychedelic Batwing Slug)
Anilao, Philippines. October 2014
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12 Votes
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I'm Watching You
A hammerhead shark makes eye contact during a night dive off the coast of Bimini.
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22 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, March 21, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Bahamas
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Meet Me In The Middle
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16 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 22, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Bahamas
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"No one is free, even the birds are chained to the sky." ... by Stefan Follows
"No one is free, even the birds are chained to the sky." Bob Dylan. Longfin Batfish - Platax teira. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso200-f13-1/60-Lightroom/SilverEfex
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9 Votes
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'Stingray cruising on the Sandbar'
Stingray City, Grand Cayman

Subal underwater housing, Canon 5D m2, Canon EF16-35 @ 16mm, f11, 1/125s, ISO400, available light
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17 Votes
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Great Hammerheads Bimini - Bahamas Expedition with Epic Diving
Olympus OMD-1 7-14 wide angle Zuiko lens, Nauticam housing. Ambient light at 20 ft.
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4 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, March 23, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Atlantic (North American coastal) Bahamas
view portfolio more shots by Brian Burnett
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Hammerhead sees bait; eats bait; and then seems pretty happy with herself about it! wink Progression series
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13 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, March 23, 2015
date posted category: Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)
date posted location: Bahamas
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Trumpetfish in gorgonia
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Two shrimp inside a sponge. Sponge inside diameter at opening is approx. 3/4" tapering down. Image is side lit through the sponge. Olympus E-M1 with 60mm + Nauticam SMC
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 31, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Bohol Sea Philippines
view portfolio more shots by Jan Morton
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Cenote El Eden.
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23 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 31, 2015
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
view portfolio more shots by Petteri Viljakainen
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Octopus macropus
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30 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 5, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Tyrrhenian Sea Italy
view portfolio more shots by Marco Gargiulo
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So Orange
Unusually orange Pigmy Seahorse
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Perfect WB, perfect lighting, great composition, spot-on focus. Excellent work!
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, April 28, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Denise pygmy sea horse. by Mehmet Salih Bilal
Denise pygmy sea horse.
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27 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, April 30, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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~ Kiss Me ~ by Geo Cloete
~ Kiss Me ~
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20 Votes
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Glass house by Salvatore Ianniello
Glass house
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25 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, May 10, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Tyrrhenian Sea Italy
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