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Underwater Photo Contest Entries By Robert Michaelson

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Peppermint Shrimp in a purple tube sponge
By Robert Michaelson
posted Sunday, October 16, 2016
28 votes

Fireworm on a coral at Witch's Hut, Bonaire. Sealife DC1000, no flash.
By Robert Michaelson
posted Monday, February 15, 2010
23 votes

Canon 95 with single Ikelite AF 35 strobe.
By Robert Michaelson
posted Tuesday, June 28, 2011
23 votes

Crayfish in the Comal River New Braunfels, Texas. Maybe lost,  aren't these the Virginia Tech colors?
By Robert Michaelson
posted Wednesday, April 18, 2012
22 votes

Freshwater Perch in the Comal River, New Braunfels Texas. I like that you can see the built in swim goggles fish have.
By Robert Michaelson
posted Monday, December 2, 2013
22 votes

Taken in Aquarena Spring Lake San Marcos, Texas. The turtles' shells are covered with algae making them hard to spot from above.
By Robert Michaelson
posted Sunday, January 2, 2011
21 votes

Horse-eye Jacks at Capt Don's House reef, Bonaire.
By Robert Michaelson
posted Tuesday, October 8, 2013
21 votes

Juvenile Slender File ish. 
Nikon D90, 105 macro, dual DS125 strobes
By Robert Michaelson
posted Monday, March 17, 2014
21 votes

Peacock Flounder
By Robert Michaelson
posted Sunday, May 11, 2014
21 votes

Frogfish at Ladania's Leap Bonaire
By Robert Michaelson
posted Monday, May 12, 2014
21 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries By Robert Michaelson

131 Entries Found: Page 1  of  5
The salt pier on Bonaire. One of Bonaire's premier diving... by Robert Michaelson
The salt pier on Bonaire. One of Bonaire's premier diving sites
4 Votes
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Rock Hind at cleaning station by Robert Michaelson
Rock Hind at cleaning station
11 Votes
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The Milky Way at the lighthouse on Bonaire by Robert Michaelson
The Milky Way at the lighthouse on Bonaire
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20 Votes
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Bogas at dive site Something Special in Bonaire by Robert Michaelson
Bogas at dive site Something Special in Bonaire
8 Votes
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Peppermint Shrimp in a purple tube sponge by Robert Michaelson
Peppermint Shrimp in a purple tube sponge
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28 Votes
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Passing Storm at dawn at dive site Lighthouse Point, Bonaire by Robert Michaelson
Passing Storm at dawn at dive site Lighthouse Point, Bonaire
14 Votes
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Needlefish just below the surface gave a nice rippled ref... by Robert Michaelson
Needlefish just below the surface gave a nice rippled reflection
19 Votes
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Octocoral by Robert Michaelson
Octocoral
9 Votes
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A sun anemone shrimp who is king of the hill. 60mm with +... by Robert Michaelson
A sun anemone shrimp who is king of the hill. 60mm with +10 diopter.
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16 Votes
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These are very small juvenile squid, perhaps 3 inches
(8... by Robert Michaelson
These are very small juvenile squid, perhaps 3 inches
(8cm) seeking refuge under a dive boat. They came out in the afternoon sun.
4 Votes
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Juvenile Viper Moray, Bonaire by Robert Michaelson
Juvenile Viper Moray, Bonaire
13 Votes
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Red slave huts in Bonaire, maintained as a reminder to th... by Robert Michaelson
Red slave huts in Bonaire, maintained as a reminder to the past. They develop an achingly beautiful glow at sunset. An incongrous effect when you think back how they were used.
6 Votes
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Whip Coral Goby taken near Labuan Bajo, ndonesia by Robert Michaelson
Whip Coral Goby taken near Labuan Bajo, ndonesia
10 Votes
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Black Coral Shrimp with eggs. 60 mm macro with +10 diopter. by Robert Michaelson
Black Coral Shrimp with eggs. 60 mm macro with +10 diopter.
11 Votes
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Dive Site Oil Slick in Bonaire just after sunset. by Robert Michaelson
Dive Site Oil Slick in Bonaire just after sunset.
12 Votes
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Nikon D90 with 60mm macro by Robert Michaelson
Nikon D90 with 60mm macro
6 Votes
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Sunrise Kralendijk, Bonaire by Robert Michaelson
Sunrise Kralendijk, Bonaire
11 Votes
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Nikon D90. 85mm with +5 diopter by Robert Michaelson
Nikon D90. 85mm with +5 diopter
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15 Votes
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Near Nesa Lembongan by Robert Michaelson
Near Nesa Lembongan
9 Votes
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False Clowns by Robert Michaelson
False Clowns
6 Votes
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Indonesian fishermen at first light by Robert Michaelson
Indonesian fishermen at first light
6 Votes
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Tongue eating louse in pink clownfish. Nikon D90, dual st... by Robert Michaelson
Tongue eating louse in pink clownfish. Nikon D90, dual strobes
11 Votes
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Split toning used. The mantas sort of magically appear an... by Robert Michaelson
Split toning used. The mantas sort of magically appear and I think gives them the ethereal nature they have.
8 Votes
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Spinner dolphin leaps in front of our dive boat by Robert Michaelson
Spinner dolphin leaps in front of our dive boat
4 Votes
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Pink Anemone. Nikon D90 Dual Strobes by Robert Michaelson
Pink Anemone. Nikon D90 Dual Strobes
4 Votes
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Could use some help with identification of this crab, tha... by Robert Michaelson
Could use some help with identification of this crab, thanks. About 8 inches (21 cm) wide.
Nikon D90 85mm, dual strobes.
6 Votes
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Nikon D90, 85 macro by Robert Michaelson
Nikon D90, 85 macro
11 Votes
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