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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Sea Of Cortés /Gulf of California

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"Under the bow", Fang Ming wreck, La Paz, Mexico. Model: Liane Buelens.
Portrait of a resting sea lion from Los Islotes, La Paz, Mexico. Lens: 100 mm, so it is not a wide angle, but macro isn't suitable eighter.
Playing sea lions
La Paz, México
Exploring the inside of the wreck Fang Ming, La Paz, Mexico. Model: Liane Buelens.
Pregnant shrimp, La Paz, Mexico.
The Arch, Los Islotes, La Paz, Mexico.
The Blue circle.
Sleeping Beauty (:
Frame within a frame
"Close encounter", La Paz, Mexico.
"The eye", double exposure inside the camera, La Paz, Mexico.
Turtle at the Fang Ming wreck, La Paz, Mexico.
" Visitors", La Paz, Mexico.
Secretary blenny(Acanthemblemaria maria), La Paz, Mexico.
California sea lion (Zalophus californianus) at Los Islotes, La Paz, Mexico.
Los Islotes, La Paz, Mexico. Model: Liane Buelens.
Yellow tree
Secretary Blenny - 105mm vr + SMC - No crop
Playing sea lion puppies
Runner Up - worthy of note but not a medal winner - an equal 4th place if you like! Runner Up 2017
2nd place Monthly HotShots
Final RoundThrough to 2017 awards final round judging

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Captured just the right moment with the playing sea lion in the front and the diver in the background
Corals - Manual white balance, no strobes
sea lion puppy (:
Mating polyclad flatworms. Photographed at San Nicolas dive site, San Carlos, Sonora, Mexico. Canon EOS 70-D with 60 mm macro lens.
Diadema reproduction.
Pacific cushion sea star at San Antonio Point, San Carlos, Sonora Mexico. Photographed with a Canon EOS 70-D, Canon 60 mm macro lens and Nauticam SMC-1.
School of wavy-lined grunts at Cabo San Lucas, Mexico.
Stingray photographed at San Nicolas, San Carlos, Sonora, Mexico with a Canon EOS 70-D and Tokina 10-17 mm fisheye lens, and two Inon D-2000 strobes.
571 Entries Found: Page 9  of  22

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