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Underwater Photo Contest | June HotShots

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Ready to spread my wings
Southern stingray at the sandbar
By Ellen Cuylaerts
posted (Last month)
28 votes

Sun, Butter and Trumpets
By Tony Cherbas
posted (Last month)
24 votes

Arlequin shrimp. Nikon D800E , 105 macro , snoot RETRA
LEMBEH STRAIT
By Marchione Giacomo
posted (Last month)
23 votes

Nembrotha chamberlaini
By Sevil Gurel Peker
posted (Last month)
21 votes

Squid
By Danny Van Belle
posted (Last month)
20 votes

A banded sea snake cruising on the shallow sand at Lembeh Strait, Indonesia
By Brent Barnes
posted (Last month)
19 votes

Night Patrol. A Grey Reef shark just below the surface in Papua New Guinea
By Tony Cherbas
posted (Last month)
19 votes

~ Got My Stripes ~

The characteristic 7 gills of the Sevengill shark nicely displayed on this sizable female.
By Geo Cloete
posted (Last month)
18 votes

Sharks help maintain a good balance for the reefs that surround the Bahamas. This image was taken at Tiger Beach.
By Steven Anderson
posted (Last month)
18 votes

BUG
By Marko Perisic
posted (Last month)
16 votes
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Tony Cherbas

Light Sabers
posted: (Last month) | category: Macro - Nudibranchia
location: Bismarck Sea Papua New Guinea

Editor's Comment
Excellent angle and perfect focus!

Underwater Photo Contest | June HotShots

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This category shows the HotShots (premier images from a single month)
"Racing Stripes"
A juvenile spotted drum on coral, shot with a slow shutter speed and panning.
Runner Up Monthly HotShots

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Great creative shot

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Dancer on the wreck
Runner Up Monthly HotShots

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Love this pose! Perfect colors.
BUG by Marko Perisic
BUG
Runner Up Monthly HotShots

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The colors are perfect on this shot!
'Defiant' Stoney Cove Leicestershire, UK
Third place Monthly HotShots

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Nice and dramatic wreck shot! The angle is just right and the divers add the finishing touch.

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: United Kingdom
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Ready to spread my wings
Southern stingray at the sandbar
Second place Monthly HotShots

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Incredible over/under shot taken at exactly the right time!
"War" of Baikal. by Sergiy Glushchenko
"War" of Baikal.

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Russia
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maze by Marc Van Den Broeck
maze

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Mozambique Channel Tanzania
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Night Patrol. A Grey Reef shark just below the surface in Papua New Guinea

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Bismarck Sea Papua New Guinea
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If you could coax a Cuttlefish up into the shallows of the reef top you could get this shot,. the setting are the same, lens. etc. This took two images and some layering though
Sharks help maintain a good balance for the reefs that su... by Steven Anderson
Sharks help maintain a good balance for the reefs that surround the Bahamas. This image was taken at Tiger Beach.

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Atlantic (North American coastal) Bahamas
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Spotlight

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Bahamas
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Touch me not by Kelvin H.y. Tan
Touch me not

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Fashion
date posted location: China
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A banded sea snake cruising on the shallow sand at Lembeh Strait, Indonesia
Butterfly in a Whorl (slow shutter spin)

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: United States
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'Surfing the Sandbar' - A southern stingray in the waters of Grand Cayman
Morning Sun by Tony Neal
Morning Sun

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: North Sea Netherlands
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Green Fire in the Eye of a Lion (Lionfish)

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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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Sun, Butter and Trumpets

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date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: United States
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'Catching Some Rays' - Southern stingrays enjoying the warm, clear waters of Grand Cayman
A diver explores a swim through as light filters down from an opening in the ceiling.
Snapper Hole, Grand Cayman

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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postcard by Stepan Reshetnikov
postcard

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Sudan
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Nembrotha chamberlaini
Nets by Sergiy Glushchenko
Nets

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Fashion
date posted location: Ukraine
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Dolls for adults. by Sergiy Glushchenko
Dolls for adults.

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Ukraine
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Seahorses are pretty rare in the Netherlands. A friendly ... by Maurits Kolsteren
Seahorses are pretty rare in the Netherlands. A friendly diver pointed this beauty to me. This was my second dive with my DIY fiber optic snoot.
Arlequin shrimp. Nikon D800E , 105 macro , snoot RETRA
LEMBEH STRAIT
A white robust ghost pipefish hangs out around a white fe... by Luke Gordon
A white robust ghost pipefish hangs out around a white feather star on the muck slope of Dauin
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Manta Ray gliding through the water. Shot at Roca Partida... by Lindsey Mobley
Manta Ray gliding through the water. Shot at Roca Partida. My first liveaboard trip was to the Revillagigedo Islands.
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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