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Underwater Photo Contest | July HotShots

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Double Arlequin
Nikon D800E , 105 macro . Retra snoot
ISO100 ,F29; 1/250
By Marchione Giacomo
posted (Last month)
30 votes

Blenny of Personality
By Tony Cherbas
posted (Last month)
22 votes

Turtle's planet
By Plamena Mileva
posted (Last month)
19 votes

This turtle liked what she saw on the reflection of the dome :)
By Pepe Suarez
posted (Last month)
18 votes

Overunder shot. A Brown Pelican is resting after a strike, floating on its dinner, a ball of frenetic bait fish. Camera: Canon 7D; EasyDive Leo2; no strobes.
By Lorenzo Mittiga
posted (Last month)
18 votes

Paddleboard sharks
By Doris Vierkötter
posted (Last month)
18 votes

O O O H
Pipefish 
(Trachyrhamphus bicoarctatus)
By Lilian Koh
posted (Last month)
17 votes

Tiny Mantis Shrimp shot with +10 and +5 Subsee diopters stacked
By Tony Cherbas
posted (Last month)
17 votes

trasparnce goby up blue sea star
By Massimo Giorgetta
posted (Last month)
17 votes

Confused by the panel
By Steven Miller
posted (Last month)
17 votes
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Doris Vierkötter

Nightfever
posted: (Last month) | category: Macro - swimming
location: Bali Sea Indonesia

Editor's Comment
The magnificent background and stunning sharpness on the subject make this a remarkable shot! Well done!

Underwater Photo Contest | July HotShots

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This category shows the HotShots (premier images from a single month)
Confused by the panel
Runner Up Monthly HotShots

editor's comments

Editor's Comment
Beautiful portrait of a young turtle getting to know this brave new world.
M A S K
Paddle Flap Rhinopias
(Rhinopias eschmeyeri) by Lilian Koh
M A S K
Paddle Flap Rhinopias
(Rhinopias eschmeyeri)
Runner Up Monthly HotShots

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Editor's Comment
Why so serious? Love the symmetry and capture here. Lighting is perfect.

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indonesia
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Overunder shot. A Brown Pelican is resting after a strike... by Lorenzo Mittiga
Overunder shot. A Brown Pelican is resting after a strike, floating on its dinner, a ball of frenetic bait fish. Camera: Canon 7D; EasyDive Leo2; no strobes.
Third place Monthly HotShots

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Editor's Comment
Fantastic, clean scene, capturing the beauty of nature, above and below!
Space Creation by Plamena Mileva
Space Creation
Second place Monthly HotShots

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We don't have many "Manipulated" shots win a monthly award, but this unique work deserves recognition! Beautifully executed shot and excellent post processing.
Running swimmer... by Sergiy Glushchenko
Running swimmer...

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Ukraine
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Pool shot by Kelvin H.y. Tan
Pool shot

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Philippines
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Lost Galaxies by Plamena Mileva
Lost Galaxies
Paddleboard sharks
"Cowrie" by Wayne Jones
"Cowrie"
Big Eye Scads in Summer School

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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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Turtle Church

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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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Tiny Mantis Shrimp shot with +10 and +5 Subsee diopters stacked

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Visayan Sea Philippines
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Closer
Canon 5D Mark III,Ikelite housing, Ikelite strobe... by Plamena Mileva
Closer
Canon 5D Mark III,Ikelite housing, Ikelite strobes 2x D161, Canon Fisheye 8-15mm
"The cage" by Plamena Mileva
"The cage"
Turtle's planet by Plamena Mileva
Turtle's planet
hey sharky could you smile for the camera please!
thank you smile

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: South Africa
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oceanic black tips
Magic Moment
O O O H
Pipefish 
(Trachyrhamphus bicoarctatus)
 by Lilian Koh
O O O H
Pipefish
(Trachyrhamphus bicoarctatus)

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indonesia
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Filipino boy by Kelvin H.y. Tan
Filipino boy

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Bullseye by Kelvin H.y. Tan
Bullseye

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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ANOTHER ANGLE by Helmy Hashim
ANOTHER ANGLE

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Blenny of Personality

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific United States
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trasparnce goby up blue sea star by Massimo Giorgetta
trasparnce goby up blue sea star

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Molucca Sea Indonesia
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Fisheye
Twins

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Ceratosoma trilobatum 

"By Moonlight" by Wayne Jones
Ceratosoma trilobatum
"By Moonlight"
spanner crab
Underwater wood by Viktor Vrbovský
Underwater wood

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Czech Republic
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Fish trap drying
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