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Underwater Photo Contest | November HotShots

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Entries to the annual contest close 31st December 2016

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Grouper fish (Epinephelinae)
Tulamben, Indonesia. September 2016
By Irwin Ang
posted (Last month)
24 votes

Cloudburst desaturated
By Steven Miller
posted (Last month)
23 votes

Ever Seeing...
By Nadya Kulagina
posted (Last month)
23 votes

Precision Glass. Last light for sunset splits
By Steven Miller
posted (Last month)
22 votes

The last dance
By Plamena Mileva
posted (Last month)
22 votes

Walking in a Winter Wonderland... Hermit Crab shot in High Key lighting
By Tony Cherbas
posted (Last month)
22 votes

Yellow Ringed Pipefish
By Iyad Suleyman
posted (Last month)
21 votes

See in the Black sea
By Plamena Mileva
posted (Last month)
21 votes

Gilbert
By Mathieu Foulquié
posted (Last month)
20 votes

Honu Generations: Young and Old
By Tony Cherbas
posted (Last month)
20 votes
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Steven Miller (Third place)
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Francesco Pacienza

Colors
posted: (Last month) | category: Macro - Nudibranchia
location: Mediterranean Sea Italy

Editor's Comment
Fabulous shot! I'm not sure how Francesco created this background, but I'm glad he did! Amazing.

Underwater Photo Contest | November HotShots

67 Entries Found: Page 1  of  3
This category shows the HotShots (premier images from a single month)
Wide Open

I had the camera on the end of a pole for th... by Chris Perkins
Wide Open
I had the camera on the end of a pole for this one. After many failed attempts and near misses, everything aligned - I got the right shark, the right angle, the right camera depth, and the right timing - and I ended up with this beauty.
Runner Up Monthly HotShots

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Amazing capture! Timing is everything...
Caprella sp.
Runner Up Monthly HotShots

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Love this photo!

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Ever Seeing... by Nadya Kulagina
Ever Seeing...
Runner Up Monthly HotShots

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Stunning capture and powerful lighting & composition! Great shot!
Cloudburst desaturated
Third place Monthly HotShots

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Excellent capture of the shark and perfectly clear water & sky! Great shot.

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Honu Generations: Young and Old
Second place Monthly HotShots

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Wow what a great capture! Perfectly lighting two subjects along with a perfect sun spot is not easy! Way to go!

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific United States
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If you try to line up the sun with the boat, make sure it hasn't come untied from the mooring or you might find yourself far from where you thought you were
Guarding eggs by Uwe Schmolke
Guarding eggs

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date posted posted: (last week)
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Taking off. by Ponnie J
Taking off.
Lillies under Palm Trees

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Pacific Guam
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Freediving in the amazing Barracuda Lake , Coron , Philippines . Freediver : MJ Paula
Little Jewels
The last dance

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Fashion
date posted location: Atlantic Spain
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Great hammerhead

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Bahamas
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Turtle in slow flight with layovers and delays... Holiday Traffic. lol.

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date posted posted: (last week)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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ghost bubble
Golden
Location :Lembeh Indonesias
Canon 5dsr
Canon EF... by Yung Sen Wu
Golden
Location :Lembeh Indonesias
Canon 5dsr
Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 L Macro IS USM Lens: F14, 1/250, ISO 400
SEA &SEA MDX-5D Mark III ver.2
SEACAM SEAFLASH 150 DIGITAL
RETRA LSD
Nauticam SMC-1
Rgblue system 02 premium

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Taiwan
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Caprella sp.
Lez river by Mathieu Foulquié
Lez river

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Landlocked Seas/Lakes France
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We gotta move that refrigerators.... by Uwe Schmolke
We gotta move that refrigerators....

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date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Ah damn, I dropped my trumpet.

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date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific United States
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See in the Black sea
Camouflage
Location :Lembeh Indonesias
Canon 5dsr
Cano... by Yung Sen Wu
Camouflage
Location :Lembeh Indonesias
Canon 5dsr
Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 L Macro IS USM Lens: F18, 1/250, ISO 400
SEA &SEA MDX-5D Mark III ver.2
SEACAM SEAFLASH 150 DIGITAL
RETRA LSD
Nauticam SMC-1
Rgblue system 02 premium

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date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Taiwan
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Precision Glass. Last light for sunset splits
Pink house by Raoul Caprez
Pink house

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Malaysia
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Gilbert by Mathieu Foulquié
Gilbert
Lembeh strait
Nikon D800E , 105 macro , snoot RETRA LSD
Hair frog . Lembeh strait
Nikon d800E , 105 macro , two strobo
Filefish

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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shell

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date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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K I C K - I T
Shark Point
Lombok (Gili), Indonesia. May... by Irwin Ang
K I C K - I T
Shark Point
Lombok (Gili), Indonesia. May 2016
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