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Underwater Photo Contest Entries By Mehmet Salih Bilal

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Entries to the annual contest close 31st December 2017

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Two porcelein crabs. They were moving a lot to put them in the same frame.
By Mehmet Salih Bilal
posted Thursday, November 7, 2013
37 votes

Very dense jackfish shoal.
By Mehmet Salih Bilal
posted Saturday, November 2, 2013
35 votes

A Blue ringed octopus during the night dive at the house reef. What a lucky night!
By Mehmet Salih Bilal
posted Wednesday, January 29, 2014
35 votes

The wall.
By Mehmet Salih Bilal
posted Thursday, July 31, 2014
35 votes

Cedar's pride wreck in Aqabe.
By Mehmet Salih Bilal
posted Tuesday, August 5, 2014
35 votes

Pink leaf scorpion fish in Ambon.
By Mehmet Salih Bilal
posted Thursday, September 26, 2013
34 votes

Sipadan island and its characteristic underwater world. Nikon D800, Nikkor 16-35 lens.
By Mehmet Salih Bilal
posted Friday, October 25, 2013
34 votes

One of us. Turtle lover photographer is trying to be closer.
By Mehmet Salih Bilal
posted Wednesday, November 6, 2013
34 votes

Pink Pontohi's pygmy seahorse. Rare color.
By Mehmet Salih Bilal
posted Wednesday, February 19, 2014
34 votes

A Clownfish in Raja Ampat.
By Mehmet Salih Bilal
posted Thursday, May 1, 2014
34 votes
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Bornella nudibranch. Anilao.
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date posted posted: Friday, December 15, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Chromodoris magnifica.
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date posted posted: Friday, December 15, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Quenn angelfish.
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date posted posted: Yesterday
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Trumpet solo.
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Chromodoris magnifica.
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Mushroom coral pipefish.
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Blue ribbon eel.
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Flabellina ad coral polyps.
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Cuttlefish with magnificant colors.
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Wire coral shrimps.
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A fluffy soft coral looking nudibranch.
Marionia arborescens.
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Fire gobby.
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Pregnant Bargibandi. Lembeh.
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Bargibandi pygmy seahorse.
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Stargazer.
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Aren't they cute?
Pseudechidna brummeri sp.
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Looks like we have eye contact.
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Porcelein crab filter feeding.
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The octopus in the iron mask.
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Fire gobies.
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Great capture of this shy couple. Perfect focus and colors
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Pantomime.
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Lady bug on blue turnicate.
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Skeleton shrimp with parasite.
Nikon D800, 105, SMC and Multiplier.
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Spoilsport.
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 26, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Halmahera Sea Indonesia
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Pole dancer.
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 26, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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Sweetlips.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 18, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Halmahera Sea Indonesia
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Mandarin mating.
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date posted posted: Friday, October 13, 2017
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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546 Entries Found: Page 1  of  21