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Underwater Photo Contest Entries By Christian Nielsen

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Rhinopias posing.
Rhino Rocks, Komodo.
Olympus E330, 50mm Macro, Single Ikelite DS125 Strobe
By Christian Nielsen
posted Wednesday, November 11, 2009
47 votes

At the dentist. Seraya, Bali. Olympus E330, 50mm macro, 2 Ikelite DS125 strobes.
By Christian Nielsen
posted Sunday, February 27, 2011
45 votes

Touching the dome. Very curious green turtle in El Puertito, Tenerife. Olympus E330, 8mm fisheye, single Ikelite DS125 strobe.
By Christian Nielsen
posted Saturday, February 12, 2011
44 votes

Green turtles, El Puertito, Tenerife. Olympus E330, 8mm fisheye, single Ikelite DS125 strobe.
By Christian Nielsen
posted Sunday, May 29, 2011
41 votes

Green turtle on the descend.
My aim was to catch the turtle after a breath of air. I really like the patterns on this animal.
Olympus E330, 14-54mm, single Ikelite DS125 strobe.
By Christian Nielsen
posted Monday, February 8, 2010
40 votes

Like crystal (tiger moray).
The impressive set of teeth reminds me of crystal. 
The lightning is on purpose by lightning close-up very much from one side. Creating a coming out of shadow effect.
Olympus E330, 14-54mm, single Ikelite DS125 strobe.
By Christian Nielsen
posted Tuesday, February 9, 2010
40 votes

Crowded !!! 2 pigmy seahorses near Tulamben. Olympus E330, 50mm macro, nexus wetlens, 2 Ikelite DS125 strobes.
By Christian Nielsen
posted Sunday, November 21, 2010
40 votes

The big male Napoleon fish is a favourite of ours. This friendly male came very close on Little Brother in Egypt. The dives is my wife. Photo taken with 14-54mm lens and twin flash.
By Christian Nielsen
posted Sunday, October 11, 2009
39 votes

Beautiful manta at
By Christian Nielsen
posted Monday, March 5, 2012
38 votes

Flying into Snell's. My green turtlefriend from El Puertito, Tenerife. Olympus E330, 8mm fisheye, single Ikelite DS125 strobe.
By Christian Nielsen
posted Sunday, March 6, 2011
37 votes
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Bon appetit
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 27, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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A beautiful harlequinn shrimp at Seraya
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 19, 2013
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Cleaning
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 13, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
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Cleaner shrimp on honeycomb moray
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date posted posted: Friday, October 11, 2013
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The smiling predator smile
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date posted posted: Tuesday, October 8, 2013
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At work! One of the great encounters at Seraya.
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date posted posted: Monday, October 7, 2013
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The dance
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 6, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
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I like these special fish (and the great diving in Tulamben) smile
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 5, 2013
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A nice encounter an early morning at the Liberty Wreck in Tulamben. Good times smile
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date posted posted: Monday, September 30, 2013
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At work. One of the many cleaning stations at Coral Garden in Tulamben.
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 26, 2013
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Close focus of a friendly moray in Tulamben.
26 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 24, 2013
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Great diving at Seraya, can you find number 2?
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24 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 23, 2013
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One of the weird creatures in Seraya, a macro photographers paradise smile
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 22, 2013
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One of many friendly morays in the Tulamben area.
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 21, 2013
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Impressive how these great animals can hover and swim against the strong current seemingly without any effort
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date posted posted: Friday, September 20, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Flores Sea Indonesia
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Manta ray in strong current (watch bubbles) and divers lying low on (dead) coral. Komodo rocks.
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 19, 2013
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Colors of Komodo. Common subject, but I still love the detail and color of the clown trigger fish.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 17, 2013
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Friendly green turtle in the underwater wonderland of Komodo
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 14, 2013
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Colors of Komodo. Fantastic diverse diving.
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 12, 2013
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Small shrimp with eggs in the very diverse Komodo National Park.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 11, 2013
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First dive in Komodo at Crystal Rock. Hunting dolphins, grey and whitetip reef sharks, napoleon wrasse, plenty of GT's. What an adventure smile
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 10, 2013
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Interesting to get close enough to see the small teeth of the manta ray.
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 8, 2013
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Very close to my favourite underwater animal
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18 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 5, 2013
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Fantastic snorkeling with feeding manta's on Nusa Penida island
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 3, 2013
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Another nice manta encounter on Nusa Penida
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date posted posted: Monday, September 2, 2013
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Manta ray feeding in Manta Bay, Nusa Penida
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 31, 2013
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Manta mania on Nusa Penida's Manta Bay
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 29, 2013
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