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Underwater Photographer of the Year 2017: Results Photo

Underwater Photographer of the Year 2017: Results

The Underwater Photographer of the Year has announced its results First place was awarded to Gaby Barathieu for his image of a hunting octopus. The winner of the British photographer contest was Nick Blake. Congratulations to all those that placed in the contest, especially to the many members of the Wetpixel community.

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Ikelite ships housing for Sony a6500 Photo

Ikelite ships housing for Sony a6500

Ikelite are shipping their housing for the Sony a6500 mirrorless camera. Constructed of Ikelite’s new ABS-PC material and featuring their TTL (with Ikelite strobes) strobe triggering, the housing also has their new DLM port mounting system.

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Diver encounters 10 critically endangered sawfish off Florida coast Photo

Diver encounters 10 critically endangered sawfish off Florida coast

Earth Touch News has released a video filmed by diver John Dickinson. The remarkable thing about Dickinson’s video is that is shows the ten sawfish he came across in two different locations of Florida’s Jupiter inlet. The sawfish are a critically endangered shark, and to see that number of them in the span of two locations in quite remarkable.

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Tamron announces 10-24mm f3.5-4.5 lens Photo

Tamron announces 10-24mm f3.5-4.5 lens

Tamron has announced their 10-24mm f3.5-4.5 ultra wide angle lens for cropped sensor cameras. It features Vibration Compensation, Fluorine coating and a “moisture resistant” coating. Minimum focus distance is 0.24m (9.4 in) and it is available for Nikon and Canon.

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Beyonce announces second pregnancy to the world with underwater photographs Photo

Beyonce announces second pregnancy to the world with underwater photographs

Beyonce, American singer, songwriter and actress, announced her latest pregnancy of twins with a photography album of images that was underwater photography centric. The initial image that was released, although not underwater, was the most liked image on Instagram ever. Although the underwater maternity images are not the most technically impressive photographs, they have certainly brought attention to a under appreciated medium of maternity photography.

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RIP Rob Stewart Photo

RIP Rob Stewart

After an intensive search, Rob Stewart’s body was found by an ROV close to the wreck that he and his team was diving on late on Friday afternoon. The Wetpixel communities hearts are heavy today and our thoughts and prayers go out to his many friends and family.

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