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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Netherlands Antilles (7)

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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

Reef Squid in the process of mating caught in mid water at Bari Reef in Bonaire.
By Michael Urciuoli
posted Sunday, March 7, 2010
95 votes

Caught this Spotted Cleaner Shrimp in a purple anemone at the Salt Pier in Bonaire with a Canon 5D, 100mm Macro lens
By Michael Urciuoli
posted Monday, March 8, 2010
71 votes

The anchor just in front of Calabas Reef in Bonaire. Great vis and calm water - the anchor found a good place to stay. Shot with a Canon 30D in an Ikelite housing and Sigma 15/2.8 fisheye.
By Lee Newman
posted Monday, May 4, 2009
70 votes

shrimp close to me. takes a time to got it in position. Kralendijk, Bonaire. Canon EOS 5 D and Makro 100
By Harald Schottner
posted Thursday, October 7, 2010
67 votes

Two Caribbean Reef Squids mating in midwater.
By Barry Brown
posted Wednesday, September 9, 2009
64 votes

Spotted Cleaner Shrimp
By John Roach
posted Friday, April 15, 2011
55 votes

Web Burrfish, nigth dive, Bonaire.
By Abimael Márquez
posted Friday, August 19, 2011
55 votes

Unbelievable...I was cleaning my photo equipment at the pool and justat this moment a leguan come in the pool to drink fresh water. I dive to the buttom of the pool and make my shot !!! Thank you, little Godzilla...
By Dave Benz
posted Monday, March 16, 2009
54 votes
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Clear Clear Water!
Taken in Bonaire - the gorgonian was beautiful and with the boat above it - a gorgeous moment to remember.
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 18, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Gulf of Venezuela Netherlands Antilles
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Loved the pattern on this Flamingo Tongue. It was very co-operative while I got this shot - :D
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date posted posted: Monday, December 15, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Gulf of Venezuela Netherlands Antilles
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As we entered the water, Zsuzsuanna turned around and the sun-ball behind her was so lovely, I had to take this image.
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 10, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Gulf of Venezuela Netherlands Antilles
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"Your mind powers will not work on me, boy." Jabba the Hut to Luke Skywalker, Star Wars VI - Return of the Jedi
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 10, 2014
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Right on the drop off to the lower reef, I found this rope sponge and got Zsuzsunna to pose for me above it with the boat in the background.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 10, 2014
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date posted location: Gulf of Venezuela Netherlands Antilles
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Secretary Blenny ... these little guys have such great ex... by Jim Garber
Secretary Blenny ... these little guys have such great expressions
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 10, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Gulf of Venezuela Netherlands Antilles
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Spirals - the basic form of life. This is un-cropped.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 9, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Gulf of Venezuela Netherlands Antilles
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cauliflower
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 9, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Gulf of Venezuela Netherlands Antilles
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look through lobster
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 9, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Gulf of Venezuela Netherlands Antilles
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Dreamy shade
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White Xtree
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date posted posted: Monday, December 8, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Gulf of Venezuela Netherlands Antilles
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haedwave between the coral
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date posted posted: Monday, December 8, 2014
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I challenge myself to get a shot of these little guys with the mouth open (showing teeth) and with the reflection of the strobes in the eye. This is an uncropped image, with minimal editing.
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 7, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Gulf of Venezuela Netherlands Antilles
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Fish Ball of Big Eye Scad- Taylor Made, Bonaire by Jim Garber
Fish Ball of Big Eye Scad- Taylor Made, Bonaire
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 7, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
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Busy Bonaire
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I took this in Bonaire the first week of November. I did crop this, but just to see how sharp and crisp this was.
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 4, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf of Venezuela Netherlands Antilles
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NIGHT CAPTURE
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date posted posted: Monday, December 1, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Gulf of Venezuela Netherlands Antilles
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Frog fish with lore by Jim Garber
Frog fish with lore
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date posted posted: Monday, December 1, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
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salt pier Bonair
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 29, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Gulf of Venezuela Netherlands Antilles
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twin spin
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 29, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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Kiss Please -- Smooth Trunkfish
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date posted posted: Friday, November 28, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Netherlands Antilles
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This was taken at the end of the dive on One Thousand Steps. This tiny eel (head not bigger than my thumb) was almost directly under the boat.
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 27, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
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Taken on the reef Something Special, and I thought this XMAS Tree worm was special, it almost glowed!
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Red Clingfish on fire coral. Pink Beach...Thanks to my good friend and Dive Master and ruler of the boat "Linda",
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 27, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Netherlands Antilles
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ON the house reef at Habitat Bonaire I found this beautiful vase sponge.
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This little guy was quite shy and it took a bit of a wait for him to become comfortable with the bubble-monster. But when he did, I was able to get this shot (after about 15 tries that did not work out.(
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One of the many Ringed Blennys , Starksia hassi, at Front Porch! Bonaire
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