This incredible compilation of dives in 2015 by Matthias Lebos (Liquid Images) encapsulates the many reasons why he, like so many divers, fell in love with the underwater world.

From turtles and frogfish to dolphins and mantas, the stunning underwater footage is complemented by equally breathtaking shots above the surface.

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