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Underwater Photo Contest Entries By Wolfgang Zwicknagl

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Entries to the annual contest close 31st December 2017

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Male Sockeye Salmon taking a breath.
By Wolfgang Zwicknagl
posted Friday, July 5, 2013
55 votes

Sockeye Salmons heading to their mating grounds at Adams River, Canada
By Wolfgang Zwicknagl
posted Monday, June 3, 2013
47 votes

Also the night dives in Chuuk bear some nice surprises
By Wolfgang Zwicknagl
posted Monday, October 28, 2013
37 votes

This is Rajan, the probably most famous Elephant on this planet. He is a retired movie star and working elephant but for some extra bananas he still does the model job from time to time ;-)
By Wolfgang Zwicknagl
posted Tuesday, May 7, 2013
36 votes

Finally, another shot from the Rajan serie. It´s my favorite one - no divers/models on it. Just HIM :-)
By Wolfgang Zwicknagl
posted Sunday, December 1, 2013
33 votes

Well, Rajan again. As there is no category for swimming mammals I have put him into the
By Wolfgang Zwicknagl
posted Tuesday, June 4, 2013
32 votes

bridge telegraph @Nippo Maru, Chuuk
By Wolfgang Zwicknagl
posted Monday, September 30, 2013
32 votes

Horseshoecrab which didn´t make it back to the Atlantic during mating the night before. Of course, after the shooting the crab got flipped and made it easily back...
By Wolfgang Zwicknagl
posted Monday, June 10, 2013
30 votes

Humpbackwhale family dancing in the sunlight...
By Wolfgang Zwicknagl
posted Tuesday, June 18, 2013
29 votes

One single jelly shot several times, croped and assembled into one Jellyfish Panorama.
By Wolfgang Zwicknagl
posted Wednesday, June 12, 2013
28 votes
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Night snorkeling with Silky Sharks in Socorro - what an experience!!!!
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 12, 2013
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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The Boiler @ San Benedicto - Panorama shooting
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 8, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Trigger fish - taken with my 60 mm Makrolens.
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 8, 2013
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Whitetip balcony @ Roca Partida, Islas Revillagigedos
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 5, 2013
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Finally, another shot from the Rajan serie. It´s my favorite one - no divers/models on it. Just HIM :-)
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33 Votes
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360 degree panorama of Socorro Island and Nautilus Explorer during a surface break - what a dive site!!
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after molting, this shrimp started swimming around. a perfect model...
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 9, 2013
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Fly turtle fly
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 4, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Fishball in a kelp forest @ Channel Islands, US
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date posted posted: Monday, November 4, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Also the night dives in Chuuk bear some nice surprises
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37 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 28, 2013
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Andaman Sea Micronesia
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My buddy - obviously confused by the number of fish around him...
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, October 18, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Andaman Sea India
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Another CFWA experiment - what you think?
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24 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, October 18, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Andaman Sea India
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Classic close focus wide angle shot...
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date posted posted: Friday, October 11, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Andaman Sea India
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Almost slapped by a humpback whale ;-)
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Humpback baby - curiously watching me...
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just swimming around the corner we almost got caught in a fishermans net. these guys have been after a school of glassfish to use them afterwards as bait to catch some tunas....
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 9, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Some shrimps hanging upside down below a rock. Genus Rhynchocinetes, most likely Rhynchocinetes durbanensis.
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, October 8, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Andaman Sea India
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Crown-of-thorns starfish @ the andaman islands.
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Final RoundThrough to 2013 awards final round judging
27 Votes
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bridge telegraph @Nippo Maru, Chuuk
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180 degree sunset Panorama, taken @Thorfinn
19 Votes
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The Ghost Salmon
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22 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 19, 2013
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Canada
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Purple haze @ Barren Island
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Diving with the giant Mantas of San Benedicto
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Buddytime! Great to see how helpful a model can be, even if the shooting is already done. The model carries the camera while the photographer relaxes on a spare tank after an exhausting session ;-)
16 Votes
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Stranded Horseshoecrab@Slaughter Beach, Delaware
12 Votes
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Adult humpback whale mother dancing between her cub and me - a magic and exciting moment!
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Nautilus photo session on Palau - probably the best place to see these living fossils.
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