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Underwater Photo Contest Entries By Michael Gallagher (6)

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Hammerhead, Galapagos, up close!
By Michael Gallagher
posted Wednesday, March 17, 2010
59 votes

Harlequin Shrimp claiming a starfish, Indonesia
By Michael Gallagher
posted Wednesday, December 7, 2011
56 votes

My starfish!!!
By Michael Gallagher
posted Wednesday, October 19, 2011
50 votes

Yellow Pygmy Portrait, Indonesia
By Michael Gallagher
posted Saturday, December 24, 2011
50 votes

Parrotfish portrait, taken at night in the Maldives
By Michael Gallagher
posted Thursday, November 12, 2009
49 votes

Free-swimming BRO, Lembeh
By Michael Gallagher
posted Thursday, August 4, 2011
48 votes


By Michael Gallagher
posted Sunday, November 13, 2011
47 votes

Juvenile flying fish with its own reflection at the surface, Indonesia
By Michael Gallagher
posted Friday, June 17, 2011
45 votes

Juvenile Cuttlefish, Byron Bay, Australia
By Michael Gallagher
posted Thursday, June 30, 2011
44 votes

Hairy Frogfish with snoot, Lembeh
By Michael Gallagher
posted Thursday, July 21, 2011
44 votes
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Reef squid in midwater - shot taken on a night dive in Komodo, Indonesia
27 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 29, 2010
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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Silky shark in the Red Sea, Sudan
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, August 27, 2010
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Red Sea Sudan
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Pink squat lobster, tucked into a crevice on the outside of a pink barrel sponge, Komodo, Indonesia.
27 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 26, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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Best of friends, most of the time!! A pair of white eyed moray eels, Komodo, Indonesia
25 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 25, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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Get a room!!! Nudibranchs mating, Komodo, Indonesia. Any help identifying which species of nudibranch much appreciated - hypselodoris bullocki perhaps??
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I iwonder what color the offspring will be? Green? :-)
32 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 24, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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Emperor shrimp sitting up nicely on an orange nudibranch - Komodo, Indonesia
33 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, August 23, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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Tiny commensal shrimp on fire urchin, Komodo, Indonesia
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 22, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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Ribbon eel portrait - shot taken whilst muck diving off Tulamben, Bali
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28 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 19, 2010
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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Anticipation doesn't get much more intense than this - flying low over the atolls of the Maldives in a Maldivian air taxi - ahh the spectacular diving that awaits!!!
20 Votes
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Mexican Hogfish, Cocos Island - shot taken with Tokina 10-17mm FE lens at 17mm
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 28, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Costa Rica
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Hammerheads lining up for a closer look at all the divers - Darwin's Arch, Galapagos Islands
29 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 26, 2010
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Snake eel hiding in its burrow in the sand - shot taken whilst muck diving in Sydney Harbour, Australia
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 25, 2010
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Commersons frogfish, Cocos Island, off the coast of Costa Rica - a very special treat for frogfish nerds like me!!
14 Votes
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Honeycomb moray eel portrait - shot taken in the Maldives
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 20, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Portrait of a tiny little cuttlefish - Julain Rocks, Byron Bay, Australia
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25 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 19, 2010
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Triggerfish at night in the Egyptian Red Sea - playing around with composition a bit...
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 17, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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BUMP! A silky shark comes in to bump my dome port - if you look closely you can see the bite marks where another shark has chomped on this one.
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 15, 2010
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Red Sea Sudan
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Diver surrounded by glassfish - inside the Cod Hole, Julian Rocks, Byron Bay, Australia
32 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 14, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Prom deck of the Umbria in the Red Sea, Sudan
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 11, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Red Sea Sudan
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Shrimp, shot taken muck diving in Milne Bay, PNG
11 Votes
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Midnight snapper portrait - one of my first underwater DSLR shots, taken on the Great Barrier Reef a few years ago.
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 6, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Coral Sea Australia
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The Hitchhiker...taken at Julian Rocks, Byron Bay, Australia with a 10-22mm lens at 22mm
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25 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 4, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Tiny little cuttlefish showing off its siphon - Julian Rocks Marine Reserve, Byron Bay, Australia
34 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 3, 2010
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Stripey in midwater - another Byron Bay local, Australia
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date posted posted: Monday, June 28, 2010
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Whitetip Reef Shark at night, Cocos Island off the coast of Costa Rica
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, June 25, 2010
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Costa Rica
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Fangblenny portrait - the rim of the beer bottle makes a nice frame hopefully!! Shot taken whilst muck diving in Milne Bay, PNG - great fun...
16 Votes
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Up close and personal with a beautiful mapped pufferfish, Milne Bay, PNG
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 22, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Papua New Guinea
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