26 Awarded Underwater Photos That Are Literally Fascinating

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The winner of the 2017 Underwater Photographer of the Year has been revealed. The contest, with photographers from 67 countries participating, gave its 1st place prize to Gabriel Barathieu's work, An Octopus in Mayotte Island. The remaining places went to the following shots, each one more amazing than the other.

1. Winner: Dancing Octopus!!

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2. Lionfish

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3. A Whale Photographed in French Polynesia

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4. A bomber jet that was wrecked near Croatia during the WW2

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5. Shrimp focused on its prey

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6. Water Bubbles

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7. The Tenerife Giant Tortoise

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8. Wreckage of an English chopper

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9. A shrimp on top of an eel

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10. A group of Northern Gannets attacking their prey

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11. Ship remains under the sunset

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12. The sea Godzilla, Marine Iguana

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13. A view from the shores of Mexico

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14. Tiger shark eating the turtle

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15. Rhinopias

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16. Frogs playing around

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17. Silverfish under sunset

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18. Jellyfish

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19. Killer whales

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20. Shrimp shot in reverse light

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21. Car wrecks

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22. Blenny

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23. Dolphins hunting

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24. Frog in the creek bed

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25. Clownfish

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26. Seal

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