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Underwater Photo Contest | June HotShots

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Prisoner In the net
By Marco Gargiulo
posted (Last month)
50 votes

Kiss Mouthes ;-) - Sweetlips frontal
By Andre Philip
posted (Last month)
42 votes

Tornado over the reef ;-) - a cloud of small engeneer gobys
By Andre Philip
posted (Last month)
39 votes

Portal.
Tarpon with Silversides – Grand Cayman 2013.
Olympus E-PL3, 9mm, dual UFL-2 strobes. 
f/16, 1/50sec, ISO400.
By Nina Baxa
posted (Last month)
36 votes

Aerobatic formation under water - a group of mobulas
By Andre Philip
posted (Last month)
36 votes


By Lauren Berger
posted (Last month)
35 votes

Cinematographer in the background with this beautiful Oceanic Whitetip shark.
By Ken Kiefer
posted (Last month)
32 votes

Cleaning action
By Uwe Schmolke
posted (Last month)
32 votes

Felimare picta
By Rosario Scariati
posted (Last month)
31 votes


By Lauren Berger
posted (Last month)
31 votes
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Nick Blake

Compass Jellyfish and sunburst, Lundy Island
posted: (Last month) | category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
location: Atlantic (European coastal) United Kingdom

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Wow Nick, this one is for the books.

Underwater Photo Contest | June HotShots

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Portal.
Tarpon with Silversides – Grand Cayman 2013.
Olympus E-PL3, 9mm, dual UFL-2 strobes.
f/16, 1/50sec, ISO400.
Runner Up Monthly HotShots

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Absolutely beautiful.
Felimare picta
Runner Up Monthly HotShots

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Text book CFWA, crisp sharp , rule of 3rds, Sunball and a beautiful Nudi. Watch and learn.

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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"Happy"
This shot was taken while freediving in Isla Muj... by Lauren Berger
"Happy"
This shot was taken while freediving in Isla Mujeres, Mexico.
Runner Up Monthly HotShots

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Whale Shark smiling, love it.
Cinematographer in the background with this beautiful Oceanic Whitetip shark.
Third place Monthly HotShots

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Perfect color and sharpness and great composition. As an underwater photographer, I always love seeing us in action.
Fight by Gleb Tolstov
Fight
Second place Monthly HotShots

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Great shot, not a common sight and well taken.

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Red Sea Israel
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Tornado over the reef ;-) - a cloud of small engeneer gobys

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Cool Shape

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Visayan Sea Philippines
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Cleaning action

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Love the fact that both the eyes and the shrimp are in perfect focus.

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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One of my favorite fish, with one of my favorite people! Enjoying each others presence. Cat Island, Bahamas Canon 5D3 w/ 8-15mm fisheye

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Nice action shot.

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Bahamas
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Hypsolodoris kanga by Uwe Schmolke
Hypsolodoris kanga

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Perfect focus point and dark background.

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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Lagon cellist on mermaid

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Very artistic and well taken.
Kiss Mouthes ;-) - Sweetlips frontal

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Very well taken.

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Polybius henslowii by Mathieu Foulquié
Polybius henslowii

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Morocco
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[:b:]Felmidia luteorosea[:/b:] by Francesco Pacienza
Felmidia luteorosea

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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A blue shark curiously examines my camera as I free-dive ... by Byron Dilkes
A blue shark curiously examines my camera as I free-dive below.
Threadfin hawkfish at Malapascua, Philippines. by Tommi Kokkola
Threadfin hawkfish at Malapascua, Philippines.
Prisoner In the net

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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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Aerobatic formation under water - a group of mobulas
"He who would search for pearls must dive below." John Dryden. Fun and Games with my boy. Sail Rock Divers, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso200-f9-1/200 - Lightroom - Silver Efex
Lightness of Being. by Sergiy Glushchenko
Lightness of Being.

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Fashion
date posted location: Ukraine
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Nacchera Spinosa

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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Blenio

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Puerto Rico
view portfolio more shots by Abimael Márquez
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Diving under a Christmas tree

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Austria
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Armina Magna.

During a night dive in Puerto Galera, Ph... by Maziar Momtazi
Armina Magna.
During a night dive in Puerto Galera, Philippines.
"Magic" 
I shot this photo while freediving in Isla Muje... by Lauren Berger
"Magic"
I shot this photo while freediving in Isla Mujeres. Whale Sharks are such gentle and majestic giants. I was very honored, as well as humbled to meet a few eye to eye on this recent trip!

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Cenote Chak Mool Mexico by Cyril Buchet
Cenote Chak Mool Mexico

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Mexico
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Last Butterfly by Lucie Drlikova
Last Butterfly

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Fashion
date posted location: United States
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In the dunes

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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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The picture is taken on 75meter. 
 The Wreck Oldenburg i... by Rene B. Andersen
The picture is taken on 75meter.
The Wreck Oldenburg is a ww2 which also took part as a raider in WW1 and sunk 45 ships
Jasmine in the underwater garden

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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Fashion
date posted location: Black Sea Bulgaria
view portfolio more shots by Plamena Mileva
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Pretty face
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