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Underwater Photo Contest Entries By Goos Van Der Heide

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Thorny Seahorse in the bay of Ambon,Indonesia
By Goos Van Der Heide
posted Thursday, January 31, 2013
38 votes

Emperor Shrimp on two Chromodoris Leopardus Nudies
By Goos Van Der Heide
posted Sunday, February 12, 2012
37 votes

Harlequin Shrimp
By Goos Van Der Heide
posted Thursday, January 31, 2013
27 votes

Wonderpus
By Goos Van Der Heide
posted Sunday, December 1, 2013
27 votes

Pink Squat Lobster in a barrel-sponge
By Goos Van Der Heide
posted Tuesday, August 5, 2014
26 votes

Softcoral Crab
By Goos Van Der Heide
posted Tuesday, September 3, 2013
25 votes

Small Warty Frogfish in a sponge
By Goos Van Der Heide
posted Wednesday, February 27, 2013
24 votes

Chromodoris Coi
By Goos Van Der Heide
posted Sunday, March 3, 2013
23 votes

Lizzardfish catched a reeffish during a dive at the housereef of Puerto Galera,Phillipines
By Goos Van Der Heide
posted Wednesday, November 21, 2012
22 votes

Juvenile Yellow Bargibanti
By Goos Van Der Heide
posted Sunday, July 7, 2013
21 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries By Goos Van Der Heide

27 Entries Found
Flabellina Nudibranch
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 10, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Flounder Close-up
7 Votes
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Skeleton Shrimp
10 Votes
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Hawkfish
9 Votes
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White Crinoid Shrimp
8 Votes
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Juvenile Anemone fish hiding in his anemone
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 21, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Yellow Crinoid Shrimp
16 Votes
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Seafeather Shrimp
14 Votes
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Sea Butterfly (5mm)
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20 Votes
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Pink Squat Lobster in a barrel-sponge
26 Votes
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Juvenile Squid
7 Votes
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Wonderpus
shortlistedShortlisted!

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Editor's Comment
Very unique subject with black background and crisp sharp focus, well done!
27 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 1, 2013
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Partners in Crime- Scorpion fish next to a Mauray-Eel,
Banda Island, North Sulawesi, Indonesia.
CANON EOS 5D MKII , CANON EF100mm Macrolens,Saecam housing and strobe
Runner Up - worthy of note but not a medal winner - an equal 4th place if you like! Runner Up 2013

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Nice composition framing these 2 together. Well taken.
21 Votes
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Softcoral Crab
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25 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 3, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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Shrimp in Seafeather
21 Votes
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Juvenile Yellow Bargibanti
21 Votes
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Skunk Anemonefish defending his anemone by Goos Van Der Heide
Skunk Anemonefish defending his anemone
20 Votes
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Chromodoris Coi by Goos Van Der Heide
Chromodoris Coi
23 Votes
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Small Warty Frogfish in a sponge by Goos Van Der Heide
Small Warty Frogfish in a sponge
shortlistedShortlisted!
24 Votes
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Thorny Seahorse in the bay of Ambon,Indonesia
Gold Medal Gold Medal 2013

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38 Votes
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Harlequin Shrimp
shortlistedShortlisted!
27 Votes
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Duo Harlequin Shrimps on blue Seastar
18 Votes
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Hunting Blue Ribbon Moray Eel
16 Votes
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Lizzardfish catched a reeffish during a dive at the housereef of Puerto Galera,Phillipines
Runner Up Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!

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Nice behaviour shot !
22 Votes
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4 meter Tigershark passing by during a dive at Tiger Beach in the Bahama's
13 Votes
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Maldives Anemonefish
shortlistedShortlisted!
20 Votes
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Emperor Shrimp on two Chromodoris Leopardus Nudies by Goos Van Der Heide
Emperor Shrimp on two Chromodoris Leopardus Nudies
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37 Votes
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27 Entries Found