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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Caribbean Sea (9)

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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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A beautiful reef scenic, Roatan, Honduras. by David Gilchrist
A beautiful reef scenic, Roatan, Honduras.
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 20, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Honduras
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Sharpnose Puffer(Canthigaster rostrata) by David Gilchrist
Sharpnose Puffer(Canthigaster rostrata)
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 20, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Honduras
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Schooling grunts race under the salt pier in Bonaire! I lay on my back looking up and framed the salt pier in silhouette. The grunts had been hanging around, and once I had my composition, I waited for them to enter the scene.
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 18, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Netherlands Antilles
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Pink Salt Lake, Bonaire Netherlans Antilles
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Critter Long-Limbs: a Common Squat Lobster (Munida pusill... by Jade Hoksbergen
Critter Long-Limbs: a Common Squat Lobster (Munida pusilla) surprised to be noticed by a diver. -
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 17, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Saint Lucia
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Diver with Sun and Coral, Hilma Hooker, Bonaire
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 17, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Netherlands Antilles
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Spotted Puffer
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 17, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Netherlands Antilles
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Busy place and flat calm
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 16, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Great hammerhead
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 16, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Bahamas
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Diver and Scorpionfish
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date posted posted: Monday, February 15, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Saint Lucia
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These are very small juvenile squid, perhaps 3 inches
(8... by Robert Michaelson
These are very small juvenile squid, perhaps 3 inches
(8cm) seeking refuge under a dive boat. They came out in the afternoon sun.
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date posted posted: Monday, February 15, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Netherlands Antilles
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Blenny
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20 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, February 15, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Netherlands Antilles
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Frog fish
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date posted posted: Monday, February 15, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Netherlands Antilles
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Juvenile Viper Moray, Bonaire by Robert Michaelson
Juvenile Viper Moray, Bonaire
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date posted posted: Monday, February 15, 2016
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Two Fishes in Coral, Marshal Island Galapagos
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 14, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Ecuador
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Salt Pier, Bonaire
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 14, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Netherlands Antilles
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Anemone shrimp
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28 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 14, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Netherlands Antilles
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"Siphon On Dark Blue"
A Caribbean reef squid dances in front of the camera.
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22 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 14, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Honduras
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"Delicate Seahorse"
Roatan, Honduras
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 14, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Honduras
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The Peacock Cannot Be Topped
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 13, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Saint Lucia
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Underwater Happy Hour!  It's easy to over look aglae, but... by Dawn Clerkson
Underwater Happy Hour! It's easy to over look aglae, but when you get up close and personal it can be quite beautiful.
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 13, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Eating
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I'm a sucker for turtles and love this gorgeous close up, it really shows the character with beautiful lighting.
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 13, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Puerto Rico
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Salt lake, Bonair island
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 13, 2016
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Netherlands Antilles
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Red slave huts in Bonaire, maintained as a reminder to th... by Robert Michaelson
Red slave huts in Bonaire, maintained as a reminder to the past. They develop an achingly beautiful glow at sunset. An incongrous effect when you think back how they were used.
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 13, 2016
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smile please - taken under permit. by Arun Madisetti
smile please - taken under permit.
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To Be or Not To Be: a Longsnout Seahorse (Hippocampus rei... by Jade Hoksbergen
To Be or Not To Be: a Longsnout Seahorse (Hippocampus reidi) mimicking a purple sea-rod
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 10, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Saint Lucia
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Mayan River, Jade River Mexico
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 9, 2016
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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