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Underwater Photo Contest Entries By Marco Faimali (ismar-Cnr)

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Pink anemonefish (Amphiprion perideraion) in magnificent sea anemone (Heteractis magnifica).
Compact camera Nikon Coolpix 8400 in Ikelite Housing and two Epoque ES-150 DS Strobes).
By Marco Faimali
posted Tuesday, January 12, 2010
56 votes

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By Marco Faimali
posted Monday, January 11, 2010
54 votes

..under my soft umbrella!!
By Marco Faimali
posted Saturday, March 21, 2009
53 votes

...U-UFO!!.....(Underwater Unidentified Flying Organism)

This species of very large, strong-swimming sea slug (spanish dancer, Hexabranchus sanguineus) is one of the largest of all nudibranchs: in this case more than 60 cm in length.
By Marco Faimali
posted Thursday, March 19, 2009
48 votes

Little red coral (Corallium rubrum) into the epibenthic assemblages of a Mediterranean coralligenous reef in Portofino, Liguria, Italy.
By Marco Faimali
posted Thursday, April 9, 2009
45 votes

Sixth remoras under!

(Manta birostris and some fish from Echeneidae family)
By Marco Faimali
posted Friday, March 27, 2009
43 votes

The cold look of stingray

Taeniura meyeni (Black-Blotched Stingray)
By Marco Faimali
posted Wednesday, March 11, 2009
42 votes

Tentacular flower......

(Compact camera Nikon Coolpix 8400 in Ikelite Housing and two Epoque ES-150 DS Strobes).
By Marco Faimali
posted Monday, February 22, 2010
42 votes

Tango......

Composition of different shots of Hexabranchus sanguineus (Spanish dancer) from my friend Roberto Bacigalupi
By Marco Faimali
posted Wednesday, March 3, 2010
42 votes

The Sentinel.....

(Compact camera Nikon Coolpix 8400 in Ikelite Housing and two Epoque ES-150 DS Strobes).
By Marco Faimali
posted Thursday, May 20, 2010
42 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries By Marco Faimali (ismar-Cnr)

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Frozen smiles (Floating eggs of Silverfish -Pleuragramma antarctica - under the Antarctic sea ice)
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 12, 2017
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Ross Sea Antarctica
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Floating eggs of Silverfish (Pleuragramma antarctica) under the Antarctic sea ice
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Ready to race? (Emperor penguins on the sea ice)
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Young mediterranean scorpionfish (Scorpaena scrofa) on the soft coral Paramuricea clavata.
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 19, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Ligurian Sea Italy
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Running on the frozen sea
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A yellow Mediterranean jewel (Leptopsammia pruvoti)
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 8, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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Cratena peregrina
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14 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 17, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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Blenny at Bokeh
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 17, 2016
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Crawling in the current
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The Mediterranean moray - Muraena helena (sometimes also called Roman eel)
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 13, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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Parazoantus axinellae
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 4, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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The beauty of being a marine worm!
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 4, 2016
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The eye of moray (Muraena helena - Mediterranean moray)
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 31, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
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Open and close! (the solitary sunset cup coral Leptopsammia pruvoti)
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 31, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Ligurian Sea Italy
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The emperor penguin family on the Antarctic sea ice (Ross Sea - Baia Terra Nova - Antarctica - PNRA- ISMAR-CNR)
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The mediterranean red coral polyps (Corallium rubrum)
15 Votes
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Blue eyes
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 27, 2016
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Peep from my sponge!
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 27, 2016
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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Bubble Coral
10 Votes
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O Captain! My young Captain!
17 Votes
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Muraena helena
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10 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 25, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Ligurian Sea Italy
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Sex and the Sea!!
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 25, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Italy
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Redhead
15 Votes
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On the red carpet
8 Votes
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Stripes in the night - El Nido - Palawan - Philippines
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Live sand - Cebu -Philippines
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Mediterranean young red scorpionfish
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 16, 2016
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