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Divers enjoying the spectacular natural lighting display in Kukulkan
By Elaine White
posted (3 days ago)
24 votes

Ponderosa, one of Mexico's Cenotes
By Elaine White
posted (3 days ago)
20 votes

A night for a new friendship
By Raoul Caprez
posted (6 days ago)
19 votes

Nembrotha lineolata, Nelson Bay
By Doug Anderson
posted (6 days ago)
18 votes

Dream Stingray
By Pietro Cremone
posted (5 days ago)
18 votes

Underwater swing
By Lucie Drlikova
posted (3 days ago)
18 votes

Nassau Grouper at Marilyn's Cut, Little Cayman
By Solomon Baksh
posted (5 days ago)
17 votes

huffing n puffing
By Jun V Lao
posted (5 days ago)
17 votes

Froggy open wide
By Pietro Cremone
posted (5 days ago)
17 votes

underwater flower
By Walter Bassi
posted (5 days ago)
16 votes
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Skeleton in details
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votes: 24
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date posted posted: (last week)
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
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Froggy on Fire by Jun V Lao
Froggy on Fire
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votes: 11
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The kiss
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votes: 15
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date posted posted: (last week)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Netherlands
view portfolio more shots by Uwe Schmolke
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nta pèoint Raja Ampat
Nikon D800 E, 12/24mm Nikon. Two Strobo
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votes: 27
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Hyppo-Sunrays
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votes: 60
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date posted posted: Friday, January 3, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Tyrrhenian Sea Italy
view portfolio more shots by Marco Gargiulo
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Beauty -
most likely Cuthona cf. diversicolor.
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Weird looking Nudi and a shot well taken
votes: 41
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date posted posted: Monday, January 13, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
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divers under the rolling sardine strom
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votes: 22
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 15, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
view portfolio more shots by Gang Song
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Gangga island,nikon d800 e,105 micro
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votes: 21
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 29, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Sulu and Sulawesi Seas Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Puddu Massimo
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7 Carcharhinus perezi by Mathieu Foulquié
7 Carcharhinus perezi
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A bit too dark but a very impressive shot.
votes: 14
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 29, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Cuba
view portfolio more shots by Mathieu Foulquié
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Duo!
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votes: 20
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date posted posted: Monday, February 3, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
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Eilat during the month of November.
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votes: 17
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date posted posted: Monday, February 3, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Red Sea Israel
view portfolio more shots by Eduardo Acevedo
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A different take on the bow of the Produce showing off its spectacular fish life!!
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votes: 18
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 5, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
view portfolio more shots by Allen Walker
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IN THE SUN, my favorite shot of the Hyppocampus series, now in original colors
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votes: 52
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date posted posted: Friday, February 7, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Tyrrhenian Sea Italy
view portfolio more shots by Marco Gargiulo
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Selfie with halo
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votes: 17
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 8, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Finland
view portfolio more shots by Petteri Viljakainen
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Resident Eel, El Aguila Wreck. I believe this one has passed and has been replaced recently by another eel.
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votes: 5
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 8, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Honduras
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Siladen,nikon D2X 60 mm micro
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Incredible Nudi shot.
votes: 16
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date posted posted: Monday, February 10, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Sulu and Sulawesi Seas Indonesia
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Whaleshark aggregation of Isle Mujeres. No strobes or Scuba allowed, -natural light with a 10mm lens here.
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votes: 17
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 11, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Surface chop made over-unders difficult here, so this is a composite of two images shot for this purpose, then layered in Perfect Photo Suite, then painted out the top half to let the other image show through.
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votes: 18
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Sipadan dream by Marcello Di Francesco
Sipadan dream
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votes: 15
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 12, 2014
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Celebes Sea Malaysia
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Sri Lanka encounter
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votes: 16
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 13, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean Sri Lanka
view portfolio more shots by Raoul Caprez
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Follow me
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votes: 26
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Jawfish ventilating eggs. Little Cayman by Peter Allinson
Jawfish ventilating eggs. Little Cayman
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votes: 26
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The boxfish by Gleb Tolstov
The boxfish
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votes: 19
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date posted posted: Monday, February 17, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Red Sea Israel
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Colors
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votes: 14
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date posted posted: Monday, February 17, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Coral Sea Fiji
view portfolio more shots by Eduardo Acevedo
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Green Moray 2
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votes: 13
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date posted posted: Monday, February 17, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Puerto Rico
view portfolio more shots by Abimael Márquez
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mimicry, yellow clingfish
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votes: 32
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 19, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Halmahera Sea Indonesia
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The eye of a Flamingo Tongue
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One rarely sees the eyes of these, nice angle.
votes: 12
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 23, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Puerto Rico
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