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Underwater Photo Contest | January HotShots

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By Andre Philip
posted (Last month)
28 votes

Cradle of Love
By Plamena Mileva
posted (Last month)
28 votes

~ Solar Power ~
By Geo Cloete
posted (Last month)
27 votes

Octopus mammoths
By Salvatore Ianniello
posted (Last month)
27 votes

I've dreamt about a seahorse
By Uwe Schmolke
posted (Last month)
26 votes

A whale shark in Papua.
By Tracey Jennings
posted (Last month)
25 votes

colors of de river, Las Estacas México
By Alejandro Topete
posted (Last month)
24 votes

Vesuvian Jelly
By Pietro Cremone
posted (Last month)
24 votes

Cowrie
By Kelvin H.y. Tan
posted (Last month)
24 votes

~ Intimacy ~
One Box Jellyfish inside the bell of another. This is the first time this behaviour has been recorded for this species.
By Geo Cloete
posted (Last month)
22 votes
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by Suzan Meldonian


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Uwe Schmolke (Second place)
Athanassios Lazarides (Third place)
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Suzan Meldonian

This is one of the few shots in existence of this larval form of a Tripod fish. It is a creature from the deep, originally found at 15,000 feet in the Marianas Trench. Discovered while on a Black water dive over a depth of 600 feet in the Gulf Stream
posted: (Last month) | category: Macro - swimming
location: Atlantic (North American coastal) United States

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Incredible shot of a very rare sighting. Just wonderful.

Underwater Photo Contest | January HotShots

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Mototi hunting at night
Runner Up Monthly HotShots

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Excellent capture of a rare sight

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Yawn gobi by Ajiex Dharma
Yawn gobi
Runner Up Monthly HotShots

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Loving the colorful background - yawning goby in the disco

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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Silhouettes by Lars Oliver Michaelis
Silhouettes
Runner Up Monthly HotShots

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Wonderful job capturing the beauty and movement of these sharks

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Title: "The Moment of Birth" Name of species: Apogon imberbis.
Third place Monthly HotShots

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Very special and spectacular capture of a unique moment. Right time, right place and right focus.
I've dreamt about a seahorse by Uwe Schmolke
I've dreamt about a seahorse
Second place Monthly HotShots

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Excellent capture and great technique. It truly looks like in a dream

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Atlantic Portugal
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MIRROR- by Ramin Ardestani
MIRROR-
~ Intimacy ~
One Box Jellyfish inside the bell of another. This is the first time this behaviour has been recorded for this species.
Octopus mammoths

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Tyrrhenian Sea Italy
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~ Solar Power ~
Under the jetty
A whale shark in Papua.
Ghost Pipefish up close

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date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
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Denise's Pygmy Seahorse:

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Pacific United States
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'In Orbit' - Shooting upward at a Caribbean reef squid as it drifts under a cloudy, drizzly sky in the shallow waters of Grand Cayman
Too Much, Too Soon
Whale Shark - Rhincodon typus
Sail Rock, Thailand
Fireworks profile

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tyrrhenian Sea Italy
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Vesuvian Jelly by Pietro Cremone
Vesuvian Jelly
Connecting - when the trees meet the ocean
La peinture à l'eau by Jérome Mirande
La peinture à l'eau

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Fashion
date posted location: France
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Coral bommies dot most of the dive sites in Turks & Caicos. This one attracted my attention because of its shape and the beautifully colored purple rope sponges complimenting the typical azure blue of this part of the Caribbean.
Inside the Cave, Las Estacas México

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Mexico
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'Summer Break' - Sand tiger sharks spend the summer months aggregating around the shipwrecks off the North Carolina coast as part of their annual migration along the east coast of the U.S.
Gorgonia portrait from Maldives. by Taner Atilgan
Gorgonia portrait from Maldives.

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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I have wings, if I could only fly by Peet J Van Eeden
I have wings, if I could only fly
Glowing seahorse. by Mehmet Salih Bilal
Glowing seahorse.

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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BUTTERFLY by Lilian Koh
BUTTERFLY
~ The Meeting ~
Jetty Life
Soft Coral Snapping Shrimp

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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colors of de river, Las Estacas México

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Mexico
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