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Belugas in the wild where they should be! Hudson Bay, Churchill, Canada
By Ellen Cuylaerts
posted (3 days ago)
26 votes

Manta magic / Manta rays off the coast of Isla Mujeres perform a striking show. Canon 5DMIII, Nauticam housing, Canon 8-15mm fisheye @15mm, Zen 230 dome port
By Theresa Guise
posted (4 days ago)
22 votes

Dusky shark bursting through bait ball during the annual Sardine Run of the Wild Coast of the Transkei, South Africa.
By Allen Walker
posted (4 days ago)
18 votes

Curious dolphins come in for a closer look while the main pod continue up the coastline searching for food.
By Allen Walker
posted (6 days ago)
17 votes

Red Sea male Anthias using slow speed shutter technique
By Paul Colley
posted (5 days ago)
17 votes

Smile for the camera / An unusual hammerhead with pigmented belly smiles in front of the camera. Canon 5DMIII, canon 8-15mm fisheye lens @15mm, Nauticam housing, Inon Z240 strobes x2, Zen 230 dome.  iso 200, 1/250, f11
By Theresa Guise
posted (4 days ago)
17 votes

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Dragon Shrimp
By Lilian Koh
posted (5 days ago)
16 votes

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Frog Fish posing for the shot - Muck diving Dumaguete with Oly OMD-EM1 with 60mm Macro and +5 diopter.
By Robin Bateman
posted (4 days ago)
16 votes

~ Electric Blues ~
By Geo Cloete
posted (6 days ago)
15 votes

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A whale shark near Isla Mujeres, Mexico
By Tanya Houppermans
posted (6 days ago)
14 votes
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fashion session in pool model Barbara S. costume Ewa J. by Rafal Makiela
fashion session in pool model Barbara S. costume Ewa J.
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date posted posted: Friday, January 31, 2014
date posted category: Fashion
date posted location: Poland
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Hatchling
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37 Votes
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LOS GIGANTES-May
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Wow, you were close.
31 Votes
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Compass Jellyfish and sunburst, Lundy Island by Nick Blake
Compass Jellyfish and sunburst, Lundy Island
Runner Up - worthy of note but not a medal winner - an equal 4th place if you like! Runner Up 2014
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Wow Nick, this one is for the books.
52 Votes
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portret by Sergiy Glushchenko
portret
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24 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 2, 2014
date posted category: Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)
date posted location: Ukraine
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Group portrait.
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32 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 3, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
view portfolio more shots by Sergey Lisitsyn
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Gilberto by Mathieu Foulquié
Gilberto
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36 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 8, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cuba
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Ghost Protocol by Jun V Lao
Ghost Protocol
Silver Medal Silver Medal 2014
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Wow , one of the most artistic Manta shows I've seen.
39 Votes
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A friendly turtle checks out their reflection in my dome port. The photo is uncropped ..
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21 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 4, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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[:b:]Elegance in white.[:/b:] by Francesco Pacienza
Elegance in white.
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 23, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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Pigtails by Jun V Lao
Pigtails
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Very nice. I think the DOF is slightly too small. Feels overdone.
31 Votes
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Cow fish on a night dive out of Portsea, Melbourne. by Haydn Salvas
Cow fish on a night dive out of Portsea, Melbourne.
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date posted posted: Saturday, March 1, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Australia
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Expecting life by Martin Koot
Expecting life
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25 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, March 10, 2014
date posted category: Fashion
date posted location: North Sea Estonia
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Circles
Bronze Medal Bronze Medal 2014

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76 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 9, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Tyrrhenian Sea Italy
view portfolio more shots by Marco Gargiulo
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Dolphins and freediver by Pietro Cremone
Dolphins and freediver
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27 Votes
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Ghostpipe´s eye
Runner Up - worthy of note but not a medal winner - an equal 4th place if you like! Runner Up 2014
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Very precise focus for such a small subject. You have to appreciate the patience required to capture such an image! The colors are great as well.
36 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 7, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Visayan Sea Philippines
view portfolio more shots by Andre Philip
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"Dream on" by Parnupong Norasethkamol
"Dream on"
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Excellent colors and a surreal setting. Almost feels like outer-space.
26 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 10, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Philippine Sea Palau
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OWT with reflection
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23 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 21, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Bahamas
view portfolio more shots by Ken Kiefer
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Ample II. Not sure which I prefer, this or the colour ver... by Stefan Follows
Ample II. Not sure which I prefer, this or the colour version? What do you think? Whale Shark - Rhincodon typus. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso200-f18-1/250-SilverEfex
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 1, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: South China Sea Thailand
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Motorcycle in the Valfiorita wreck wwII Italian Ship by Marco Bartolomucci
Motorcycle in the Valfiorita wreck wwII Italian Ship
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 14, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Tyrrhenian Sea Italy
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Hyppocamphus
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76 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 2, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Tyrrhenian Sea Italy
view portfolio more shots by Marco Gargiulo
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The keys keeper
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46 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 16, 2014
date posted category: Fashion
date posted location: Black Sea Bulgaria
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Graphic #2
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53 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 29, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tyrrhenian Sea Italy
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Over/under in Lac lioson 1890M-Descend
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Very nice scenery in this over/under shot.
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 22, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Switzerland
view portfolio more shots by Gang Song
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Anemone Canyon
Nikon D80, Ikelite housing + two Ikelite strobes (DS161 and DS125), Lense AF-S VR Micro-Nikkor 105mm f/2.8G IF-ED, ISO 100, Aperture f/13, Shutterspeed 1/125
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Very special, nicely taken.
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, February 24, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Fiji
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That mane
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38 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 20, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Tyrrhenian Sea Italy
view portfolio more shots by Salvatore Ianniello
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"Specialists are people who always repeat the same mistak... by Stefan Follows
"Specialists are people who always repeat the same mistakes." Walter Gropius. Smoothtailed Trevally - Selaroides leptolepis. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso200-f7.1-1/125-Lightroom-SliverEfex
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