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antique amphores - a new divesite was created in the bay of La Tour Fondue together with a museum. Antique amphores have been placed on the sand bottom for divers and snorkelers
By Claudia Weber-Gebert
posted (6 days ago)
39 votes

JC out of cave, Las Estacas México
By Alejandro Topete
posted (6 days ago)
35 votes

Pike Blenny
By Beate Seiler
posted (6 days ago)
33 votes


By Andre Philip
posted (4 days ago)
28 votes

Love is in the
By Beate Seiler
posted (6 days ago)
25 votes

Silversides are reflected in a diver's mask as he watches a huge swirl of the tiny fish.
By Susannah H. Snowden-Smith
posted (5 days ago)
24 votes

focus
By Marc Van Den Broeck
posted (4 days ago)
24 votes

Palinurus elephas
Spiny Lobster under the jetty.
By Cumhur Gedikoglu
posted (6 days ago)
23 votes

Plane wreck from Bodrum/Turkey
By Taner Atilgan
posted (5 days ago)
23 votes

dreamin in RED
France - Mediterranean Sea
By Claudia Weber-Gebert
posted (3 days ago)
23 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
Everyones invited. Little Bahamas Bank is hosting some of... by Mike Ellis
Everyones invited. Little Bahamas Bank is hosting some of the best shark action in a long time. Great Hammerheads, Tiger sharks, Lemon Sharks and reefies..
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18 Votes
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Pike on the hunt. by Tony Goose Neal
Pike on the hunt.
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11 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 12, 2017
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: United Kingdom
date posted Book a Dive Trip to United Kingdom
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Glass Houses... prisoner or happy homeowner?
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24 Votes
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Lionfish Tacos
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16 Votes
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Hermodice carunculata
Bubble Catcher fire worm by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Hermodice carunculata
Bubble Catcher fire worm
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Stunning shot of a very special creature, love the detail on the bubbles
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Colors
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24 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, February 20, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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The Jetty
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Magnificent tone of the sky and excellent timing capturing the schooling fish right under the surface
26 Votes
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Pygmy seahorse taken in Lembeh with an EOS MKII at apertu... by Martin Klein
Pygmy seahorse taken in Lembeh with an EOS MKII at aperture 4.0
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22 Votes
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DINE
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15 Votes
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A tiny pond snail and a polyp taken with the MP 65-E at 5... by Martin Klein
A tiny pond snail and a polyp taken with the MP 65-E at 5:1 magnification in a german lake.
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7 Votes
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'The Magic Hour' - This image of a Caribbean reef shark was taken just before sunset. With the sun low to the horizon, and the sea calm, the water acts like a prism, separating white light into its individual colors.
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29 Votes
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A Pyjama shark is swimming over a colorful rocky reef at he bottom of a kelp forest near Pyramid rock in False bay.
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10 Votes
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Planet Misool-West Papua by Richard Goluch
Planet Misool-West Papua
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14 Votes
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slender spongegoby (Phyllogobius platycephalops) 
on a c... by Lars Oliver Michaelis
slender spongegoby (Phyllogobius platycephalops)
on a colorful hard coral
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20 Votes
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The amazing light shows at Cenote Kukulkan by Tom St George
The amazing light shows at Cenote Kukulkan
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25 Votes
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A Big-eye amphipod (Hyperia galba) is living inside a Common jellyfish (Aurelia aurita)
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Big thanks to my wife, a graphic artist and an art director (mintcreatives.com) for creating this digital artwork. This image is a combination of 7 of my photos from different places. All can be seen in our website (underwater-media.com).
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16 Votes
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View over the island and housereef of Pulau pef. Raja Ampat,Indonesia.
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15 Votes
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Floating eggs of Silverfish (Pleuragramma antarctica) under the Antarctic sea ice
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17 Votes
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Rhinopias eschmeyeri by Julian Hsu
Rhinopias eschmeyeri
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21 Votes
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Old paddle steamer, went down in 1882 so the wreck is 135 year old.
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15 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, March 17, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Baltic Sea Sweden
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view portfolio more shots by Rene B. Andersen
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Blue Scorpion
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25 Votes
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goby on fingersponge
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27 Votes
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Wood Duck drake landing. by Richard Goluch
Wood Duck drake landing.
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27 Votes
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Little crab
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36 Votes
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The mohawk hunter
Scorpion leaf fish (Taenianotus triaca... by Mr Chai
by: Mr Chai
The mohawk hunter
Scorpion leaf fish (Taenianotus triacanthus)
F7 SHUTTER 200 WB AUTO
mekon t4i 55mm lens macro+20
Ys03 x2
Mataking island
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16 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, March 23, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Malaysia
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Face to face by Peet J Van Eeden
Face to face
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23 Votes
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