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Underwater Photo Contest Entries By Michael Gallagher (9)

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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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Painted frogfish portrait, Milne Bay, PNG
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, January 25, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Papua New Guinea
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Clown anemonefish
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 24, 2010
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Papua New Guinea
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Angry!! Anemonefish defending its anemone in Milne Bay, Papua New Guinea
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 21, 2010
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Papua New Guinea
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Free swimming shrimp, night dive on the Tawali house reef in Milne Bay, PNG
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 19, 2010
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Papua New Guinea
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Lizardfish portrait
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, January 18, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Papua New Guinea
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Hippocampus Bargibanti!!
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 17, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Pacific Papua New Guinea
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Lobster surrounded by hundreds of durban shrimp
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 13, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Whitetip reef shark feeding frenzy - night dive at Cocos Island
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 17, 2009
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Costa Rica
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Coral trout on the Great Barrier Reef, single strobe portrait
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 15, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Coral Sea Australia
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Galapagos sea lion streaks past - just a check out dive, glad I took my camera!
28 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 13, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Osprey with fish eye - eating the good bits first! Taken with 300mm lens plus 1.4x teleconverter at Ballina on the east coast of Australia
25 Votes
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Jacks!!!
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 10, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Costa Rica
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Spotted eagle ray in the shallows at Byron Bay, NSW, Australia
13 Votes
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Box crab portrait, taken at night at Cocos Island
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 5, 2009
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Costa Rica
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Wobbegong shark portrait taken at Julian Rocks, Byron Bay, Australia
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16 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, December 4, 2009
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Striped anglerfish portrait, taken in Sydney Harbour
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17 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 1, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Dolphin riding our bow wave en route to Cocos Island
20 Votes
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Marbled ray at Cocos Island
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 23, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Costa Rica
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Manta Ray at Julian Rocks, Byron Bay, Australia. Shot taken with 10-22mm lens at 10mm, uncropped.
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 18, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Australia
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Parrotfish portrait, taken at night in the Maldives
Runner Up - worthy of note but not a medal winner - an equal 4th place if you like! Runner Up 2009

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This is a common subject but very few have this color contrast
49 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 12, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Lobster portrait, night dive, Cocos Island
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 8, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Costa Rica
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Whitetip reef shark at Cocos Island
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 7, 2009
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Costa Rica
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Parrotfish portrait, taken at night, Cocos Island
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 5, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Costa Rica
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Oceanic whitetip in sunbeams
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 2, 2009
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Flying fish at Cocos Island
24 Votes
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Galapagos sea lion blowing bubbles at me!
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 29, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Silvertip at Cocos Island
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, October 27, 2009
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Costa Rica
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