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Underwater Photo Contest Entries By Bjørnar Nygård

13 Entries Found
Diver above a wall of soft corals
Amphipoda on anemone
Eledone cihrrosa (Curled Octopus) on some kelp ready to take the leap and go in to hiding.
Pool fishing
Close up of the 2cm large Sepiola atlantica
A small Lithodes maja seeking shelter under the tentacles of a Bolocera tuediae
Close up of a cooperative specimen of the Friendly blade shrimp. Nikon D300 in Aquatica housing, 2z Inon Z-240 strobes.
Close up of a goby resting on a pink bed. D300 in Aquatica housing, twin Inon Z-240 strobes.
Re-breather diver hanging around under the pir.

editor's comments

Editor's Comment
The inclusion of a surface element makes a throwaway shot interesting
A small Norway Bullhead (Microenophrys lilljeborgi) peaking out between the legs of a seastar.
A hot nudie ready for a night out.

editor's comments

Editor's Comment
the underwater photographer's perfect date :-)
Close-up of a sea-anemone, Urticina eques, mouth. Canon EOS 350D in Ikelite housing, 2 x Z240 and Sigma 70mm macro
Polycerea quadrilineata taken at Gulen Dive Resort. Canon EOS 350D in Ikelite housing, 2 x DS125 and Sigma 70mm macro in manuall mode.

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Editor's Comment
coldwater nudis are just as tasty!
13 Entries Found