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Underwater Photo Contest | Macro - not swimming (2)

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basketstar shrimp
By Oscar Miralpeix
posted (This month)
26 votes

Shrimp and its shadow at work on a butterfly fish
By Raoul Caprez
posted (Last month)
17 votes

Marble shrimp
By Iyad Suleyman
posted (This month)
17 votes

texture
By Marco Gargiulo
posted (last week)
16 votes

Puzzled
By Nadya Kulagina
posted (last week)
15 votes

Anemone
By Matthew Fischbach
posted (Last month)
14 votes

Yellow makeup
By Raoul Caprez
posted (Last month)
14 votes

Crab with EGGS (Lissoporcellana)
By Iyad Suleyman
posted (5 days ago)
13 votes

softcoral crab
By Oscar Miralpeix
posted Monday, October 20, 2014
13 votes

Blue Filtered Sea Pen Polyp
By Taner Atilgan
posted (2 days ago)
12 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest | Macro - not swimming

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Smaller subjects typically 1 to 3 inches (2.5 to 7.5cm) shot on macro settings or with macro equipment that are NOT MOVING usually on the bottom (i.e. between 1:1 and 1:3)
crinoid lobster
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date posted posted: (last week)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Flores Sea Indonesia
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Christmas tree worms with wide-open aperture. I first photographed them with a small aperture and black background, then tried wide-open for a different perspective.
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date posted posted: (last week)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Blenny at Koh Tachai
9 Votes
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basketstar shrimp
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26 Votes
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date posted posted: (This month)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Flores Sea Indonesia
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Feather duster
9 Votes
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date posted posted: (This month)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea French Polynesia
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Stone fish
10 Votes
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date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea French Polynesia
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Blenny
7 Votes
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Cleaner shrimp on pink tip anemone by Danielle Deschenes
Cleaner shrimp on pink tip anemone
6 Votes
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Marble shrimp
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17 Votes
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date posted posted: (This month)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Bernard l'Hermite
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date posted posted: (This month)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Spain
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Beginning of new life... by Nadya Kulagina
Beginning of new life...
7 Votes
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Coral spawning and I like it!!! After 47 minutes, it happened. A must do on your bucket list.
10 Votes
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date posted posted: (This month)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Punk Yawn / Tomato Clown Fish with mouth open showing off its mo hawk.
4 Votes
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Mantis Shrimp, Indonesia by Benita Vincent
Mantis Shrimp, Indonesia
5 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
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Not left handed / Cleaner Shrimp on soft coral.
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Eye contact
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Yellow makeup
14 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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on the kittiwake grand cayman diving dns by Simon Dyer
on the kittiwake grand cayman diving dns
6 Votes
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date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Sphaeroma (hookeri ?) by Mathieu Foulquié
Sphaeroma (hookeri ?)
8 Votes
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date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea France
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Anemone by Matthew Fischbach
Anemone
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14 Votes
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date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Interesting shrimp, Seraya, Indonesia by Benita Vincent
Interesting shrimp, Seraya, Indonesia
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Sea Horse by Robert Gurisatti
Sea Horse
11 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Croatia
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Shrimp and its shadow at work on a butterfly fish
17 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Panama
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The Noble Shrimp
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courting scorpion-fishes I have seen 3 couples in 1 night... by Gaetano Gargiulo
courting scorpion-fishes I have seen 3 couples in 1 night, they rub each other while standing or swimming/crawling...
11 Votes
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shark egg
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17 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tyrrhenian Sea Italy
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looking right through me by Adrian Slack
looking right through me
5 Votes
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