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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Caribbean Sea (15)

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We were finishing our dive; as we turned to swim to our exit, we noticed several large lionfish emerging from the coral looking for dinner. I was able to wait long enough for the lionfish to smile at me and wave my buddy into place before surfacing.
By Ken Schneider
posted Wednesday, December 7, 2011
154 votes

Nikon d700,17mm,ISO 200, f14, 1/160sec. We were at 30ft, when I first noticed movement below me. Slowly, I turned around, inching along the sand hoping for a clear shot. This ray set off a storm, leaving me cleaning the sand out of my gear.
By Ken Schneider
posted Thursday, December 8, 2011
116 votes

I loved all these colorful corols and a single big eyed!
By Talih Tinay
posted Tuesday, March 7, 2006
95 votes

Sea Turtle, just about crashing into Camera housing dome.
By Holly Heffner
posted Sunday, September 3, 2006
93 votes

We swam with this big guy for almost an hour. He brushed up against me several times. It is believed he was hit by the ferry boat. You can see the scars on his back and a tear in the dorsal fin...Photo was taken with no strobe, Olympus 4040
By Holly Heffner
posted Tuesday, July 25, 2006
91 votes

White spotted File fish in the Orange phase
By Steven Daniel
posted Monday, December 18, 2006
90 votes

Queen Angel of the Deep
By Steven Daniel
posted Wednesday, January 7, 2009
90 votes

This picture was taken in Bonaire on a site called Andrea II.  It was taken with a Canon G9.  Settings were 1/60 @ F8
By Don Robillard
posted Saturday, April 4, 2009
90 votes

Green Turtle in Akumal,Mexico
By Steven Daniel
posted Saturday, December 30, 2006
87 votes

Diver Drifting on the a Cozumel drift dive
By Steven Daniel
posted Monday, January 12, 2009
86 votes
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"Stars Above And Below"
Starfish are seen both through the surface of the water and below. No Photoshop: I used my wide angle dome port for this shot, carefully angling my camera housing in order to get both the over and under water views.
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Anemone Shrimp taken with my TG4 in Curacao by Derrick Laszlo
Anemone Shrimp taken with my TG4 in Curacao
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"Vortex"
The Horse Eyed Jacks love played follow the lea... by Chase Darnell
"Vortex"
The Horse Eyed Jacks love played follow the leader around the Kittiwake.
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Sharpnose Puffer (Canthigaster rostrata)
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"Friendly Atmosphere"
A Banded Coral Shrimp making frien... by Chase Darnell
"Friendly Atmosphere"
A Banded Coral Shrimp making friends with a White Spotted Moray.
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Great Smile
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American salt water crocodile close-up by Daniel Flormann
American salt water crocodile close-up
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Shadow hunting over a Southern Stingray
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Pederson's shrimp (Ancylomenes pedersoni) on a Split-Crown Feather Duster (Anamobaea oerstedi)
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A two claw shrimp peers out from a purple vase sponge. This kind of shrimp is a rare find in Cayman! I used a shallow depth of field to focus just on the shrimp's eyes.
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date posted posted: Friday, July 29, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Parrotfish sleeping. by Joao Batista Cabral Junior
Parrotfish sleeping.
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Divers with whale shark by Chris Miskavitch
Divers with whale shark
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Divers wait in the light at the surface. by Chris Miskavitch
Divers wait in the light at the surface.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 27, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Hiding in the polyps
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Light in front of this diver as he comes out of the shado... by Chris Miskavitch
Light in front of this diver as he comes out of the shadow of the over-hang created a silhouette shot.
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Setting up for a whale shark shot...shoot and get out of ... by Glenn Ostle
Setting up for a whale shark shot...shoot and get out of the way.
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Pelagic Tunicate/I happened upon this strange, nearly tra... by Gladys Engler
Pelagic Tunicate/I happened upon this strange, nearly translucent creature, called a Salp, during a safety stop while diving in the Caribbean. Luckily I was shooting macro with my Nikonos V, and always saved one frame, "just in case".
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Small shrimp rests on a corallimorph. by Glenn Ostle
Small shrimp rests on a corallimorph.
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Trash the Dress at the famous Stingray Sandbar by Amanda Nicholls
Trash the Dress at the famous Stingray Sandbar
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Cayman's beautiful North Wall, rich with life! An anenome, lots of little blue chromis, a snapper, sponges, colorful coral... I used my wide-angle dome port extension with my fisheye lens for a forced vingette.
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 23, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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A snorkeler seems caught between a whale shark and his re... by Glenn Ostle
A snorkeler seems caught between a whale shark and his reflection. Taken in Isla Mujeres,Mexico, using a D7200 and 10.2 fisheye lens.
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"Follow the Leader" large school of Horse Eyed Jacks on a safety stop
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Resting in the sand. by Chris Miskavitch
Resting in the sand.
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A tiny spotted cleaner shrimp climbs on a warty corallimorph anemone. I lit the shrimp with one strobe, and lit the background with my second strobe to provide backlighting.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 19, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"The Pit" Cenote in Mexico, Divers enter the Halocline be... by Chris Miskavitch
"The Pit" Cenote in Mexico, Divers enter the Halocline below while their bubbles give a sense of the depth. Divers at the top take in the view before they exit.
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Ribbon Blenny (Emblemaria vitta)
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Lunch date with a turtle
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