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Fireworm taken at Korcula island at cca 25m. Resting on a gorgonian where it feeds. Olympus SP350 in macro mode, no strobe at all, manual setting ISO200, 1/50s, f/4.5
By Dejan Mavric
posted Wednesday, December 3, 2008
43 votes

Shrimp cleaning ray's
By Dejan Mavric
posted Wednesday, April 9, 2008
38 votes

Another seahorse. Taken in april, presented at VODAN. Olympus SP350, internal strobe, lens +4, 1/250s, f/7.1, ISO200
By Dejan Mavric
posted Sunday, December 7, 2008
34 votes

Swimming sea horse, just lifted from a murky seabed. Taken last saturday at Sistiana near Trieste. 9degreesC, 1/500s, f/7.1, ISO200, Olympus SP-350, strobe
By Dejan Mavric
posted Thursday, April 10, 2008
33 votes

Female threefin blenny caught in June when sexual dimorphism is most evident. 1/100 s, f/6.3, ISO 200, super macro mode on Olympus SP-350, no flash
By Dejan Mavric
posted Wednesday, February 13, 2008
32 votes

Port Hamata 3rd March. We just dissembarked after a week liveaboard on Fury shoal and St.John's reefs.
By Dejan Mavric
posted Sunday, March 9, 2008
29 votes

Scorpionfish portrait during a night dive. She cought and ate several small fish swimming by, but I couldnt manage to catch the moment... Olympus SP-350 has some shutter lag. 1/80 s, f/4.5, ISO 200
By Dejan Mavric
posted Wednesday, February 20, 2008
28 votes

Lion fish portrait using internal strobe. Night dive. 1/125s, f/4, ISO100
By Dejan Mavric
posted Tuesday, November 4, 2008
28 votes

Red-mouthed goby, Fiesa. Olympus SP-350, ISO100, 1/250, f/6.3, colour filter, macro lens, internal strobe
By Dejan Mavric
posted Wednesday, April 23, 2008
27 votes

Lightness of Being, jellyfish in mid water, Sistiana, 1/500s, f/5,6
By Dejan Mavric
posted Monday, June 9, 2008
27 votes
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Another seahorse. Taken in april, presented at VODAN. Oly... by Dejan Mavric
Another seahorse. Taken in april, presented at VODAN. Olympus SP350, internal strobe, lens +4, 1/250s, f/7.1, ISO200
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34 Votes
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Fireworm taken at Korcula island at cca 25m. Resting on a... by Dejan Mavric
Fireworm taken at Korcula island at cca 25m. Resting on a gorgonian where it feeds. Olympus SP350 in macro mode, no strobe at all, manual setting ISO200, 1/50s, f/4.5

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excellent
43 Votes
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Perch from lake Bled.
Olympus SP-350, manual 1/125s, f/5... by Dejan Mavric
Perch from lake Bled.
Olympus SP-350, manual 1/125s, f/5, ISO100, internal strobe.
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, November 28, 2008
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Slovenia
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Soft balls under hard coral. And a nemo, which I haven't ... by Dejan Mavric
Soft balls under hard coral. And a nemo, which I haven't posted yet. 1/250s, f/3.2, ISO100
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, November 21, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Lion fish portrait using internal strobe. Night dive. 1/1... by Dejan Mavric
Lion fish portrait using internal strobe. Night dive. 1/125s, f/4, ISO100
28 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 4, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Dendrodoris limbata portrait from Sistiana. Mediteranean ... by Dejan Mavric
Dendrodoris limbata portrait from Sistiana. Mediteranean endemic species.
18 Votes
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Feather star (antedon mediterranea) on a sponge. Using a ... by Dejan Mavric
Feather star (antedon mediterranea) on a sponge. Using a colur filter, manual settings and internal strobe at cca 30m depth. No software manipulation at all.
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, June 19, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Adriatic Sea Croatia
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Lightness of Being, jellyfish in mid water, Sistiana, 1/5... by Dejan Mavric
Lightness of Being, jellyfish in mid water, Sistiana, 1/500s, f/5,6
27 Votes
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Catfish portrait from lake Bled by Dejan Mavric
Catfish portrait from lake Bled
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 3, 2008
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Slovenia
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Lion's flags. Night dive at Satayah east. f/4, 1/100s, IS... by Dejan Mavric
Lion's flags. Night dive at Satayah east. f/4, 1/100s, ISO100, Olympus SP-350, internal strobe
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 29, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Close up of a blue spotted ray's sting. Not lethal, but s... by Dejan Mavric
Close up of a blue spotted ray's sting. Not lethal, but still a very painfull weapon. 1/160s, f/4.5
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, May 23, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Early morning dive at Small Gotaa of St.John. Olympus SP-... by Dejan Mavric
Early morning dive at Small Gotaa of St.John. Olympus SP-350, 1/50s, F/4, filter
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 20, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Cuttle fish waiting a catch. Fiesa. ISO100, f/2.8, 1/125s by Dejan Mavric
Cuttle fish waiting a catch. Fiesa. ISO100, f/2.8, 1/125s
17 Votes
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Parrot fish profile. Night dive at Shaab Fandira. by Dejan Mavric
Parrot fish profile. Night dive at Shaab Fandira.
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 10, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Three sea hares (Aplysia punctata) mating at Fiesa artifi... by Dejan Mavric
Three sea hares (Aplysia punctata) mating at Fiesa artificial reef. Olympus SP-350, ISO 100, 1/125s, f/4
20 Votes
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Sea horse, hippocampus on a sponge taken in Fiesa. Olympu... by Dejan Mavric
Sea horse, hippocampus on a sponge taken in Fiesa. Olympus SP-350, 1/125s, f/5.6
23 Votes
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Red-mouthed goby, Fiesa. Olympus SP-350, ISO100, 1/250, f... by Dejan Mavric
Red-mouthed goby, Fiesa. Olympus SP-350, ISO100, 1/250, f/6.3, colour filter, macro lens, internal strobe
27 Votes
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LOVE IS IN THE AI....ERR WATER. This male gray wrasse (Sy... by Dejan Mavric
LOVE IS IN THE AI....ERR WATER. This male gray wrasse (Symphodus cinereus) got his vivid brown coloration with blue marks on his face and started gathering shells, weed, etc to build a nest on the bottom. Olympus SP-350
25 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, April 18, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Adriatic Sea Italy
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Swimming sea horse, just lifted from a murky seabed. Take... by Dejan Mavric
Swimming sea horse, just lifted from a murky seabed. Taken last saturday at Sistiana near Trieste. 9degreesC, 1/500s, f/7.1, ISO200, Olympus SP-350, strobe
33 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, April 10, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Adriatic Sea Italy
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Shrimp cleaning ray's "ears" so he'll hear better :-)    ... by Dejan Mavric
Shrimp cleaning ray's "ears" so he'll hear better :-) Night dive at Abu Galawa. Olympus SP-350, ISO 200, 1/30s, f/4, strobe.
38 Votes
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Shy guy laying on the bottom, Sistiana, Trieste bay. Olym... by Dejan Mavric
Shy guy laying on the bottom, Sistiana, Trieste bay. Olympus SP-350, ambient light only, macro mode, ISO 100, 1/200s, f/2.8
18 Votes
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Blue spotted ray at Abu Galawa taken with SP-350 at ISO 1... by Dejan Mavric
Blue spotted ray at Abu Galawa taken with SP-350 at ISO 100, f/3.2, 1/125s, manual WB, filter
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, April 1, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Port Hamata 3rd March. We just dissembarked after a week ... by Dejan Mavric
Port Hamata 3rd March. We just dissembarked after a week liveaboard on Fury shoal and St.John's reefs.

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i hope that's not the liveaboard you were on Dejan!
29 Votes
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Scorpionfish portrait during a night dive. She cought and... by Dejan Mavric
Scorpionfish portrait during a night dive. She cought and ate several small fish swimming by, but I couldnt manage to catch the moment... Olympus SP-350 has some shutter lag. 1/80 s, f/4.5, ISO 200
28 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 20, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Adriatic Sea Croatia
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Female threefin blenny caught in June when sexual dimorph... by Dejan Mavric
Female threefin blenny caught in June when sexual dimorphism is most evident. 1/100 s, f/6.3, ISO 200, super macro mode on Olympus SP-350, no flash
32 Votes
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Those lobsters... favourite subject to shot but very diff... by Dejan Mavric
Those lobsters... favourite subject to shot but very difficult to get dark and blurred background, specially using internal strobe only. This one is somehow better, but I'll keep on trying.
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 31, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Adriatic Sea Croatia
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school of Sarpa salpa from the Adriatic. Olympus SP-350, ... by Dejan Mavric
school of Sarpa salpa from the Adriatic. Olympus SP-350, f/5, 1/125
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 23, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Adriatic Sea Croatia
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