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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Cayman islands (4)

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

Southern Stringray
By Steven Daniel
posted Thursday, December 28, 2006
85 votes

Last year I posted a jawfish with eggs that were about to hatch. This is the same jawfish shot a few days earlier just after the eggs were laid. From Little Cayman Island. Nikon D200 with 105mm lens.
By Jim Chambers
posted Friday, April 18, 2008
75 votes

Stingrays at Sandbar, Grand Cayman
By Pietro Cremone
posted Tuesday, March 6, 2012
67 votes

Southern Stingrays cruising over a shallow sand bar to the North of Grand Cayman.  The split is part photoshop manipulated to correct some dome splashing in the heavy swell.
By Paul Colley
posted Wednesday, February 23, 2011
62 votes

Freediver meets Eagle Ray
By Ellen Cuylaerts
posted Sunday, December 15, 2013
58 votes

Ray of light
By Pietro Cremone
posted Monday, March 19, 2012
56 votes

Tarpon entering grotto at dawn

During daytime silversides hide in caverns, swim-throughs, grottos and wrecks. As dawn settles the predators follow them.
By Ellen Cuylaerts
posted Monday, July 1, 2013
56 votes

Shy shrimp deep in tube sponge and lit from behind. Cayman Brac, 40 fsw
By William Goodwin
posted Tuesday, December 7, 2010
54 votes

'Feeding Polyps Close Up' 
Early Mornning, North Wall 
Grand Cayman
By Jason Eastman
posted Saturday, September 18, 2010
53 votes
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Sanctuary.
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Play.
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Sun rays filter down behind the water cannon on the USS Kittiwake, a submarine rescue ship.
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Beginning of new life... by Nadya Kulagina
Beginning of new life...
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Coral spawning and I like it!!! After 47 minutes, it happened. A must do on your bucket list.
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Drift into the school and don't breathe
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Love, look at the two of us!
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head up little one grand cayman eden rock by Simon Dyer
head up little one grand cayman eden rock
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Dropping In"
Snorkeler explores a vibrant reef in the North Sound, Grand Cayman
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"SOLO"
Spotted Eagle Ray North Wall, Grand Cayman
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Explorer by Nadya Kulagina
Explorer
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"Tarpon Undercarriage": Photographed at Macabuca/Turtle Farm on Grand Cayman. I hovered in front and below the "Tarpon Cave" where they hang out during the day. Lying close to the sandy bottom I shot up against the blue and coral.
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no strobes, d800 Ghost Ship
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 30, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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This was my second attempt at the little critter. Did not fill the frame, but instead concentrated on sharpness of the image.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 30, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Cayman islands
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Another shot from the shore dive with Nina Baxa. She pointed this out, not much bigger than a pea, so I tried with my 60mm lens (no diopter) to fill the frame with the critter (so I could see what it was.)
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"Abandoned Ship"
EX-USS Kittiwake Grand Cayman
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 30, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
view portfolio more shots by Chase Darnell
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"Schools Out"
Minimal Silverside action this year, keeping the hopes high for and explosive summer for 2015 =)
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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While doing a shore dive with Nina Baxa, she pointed out this little beauty to me.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Cayman islands
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I was very lucky to have Alex Mustard as my model,
Nikon D800, 17 mm tokina lens, f10, 100 iso, 1/200
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 30, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Sting Ray sand bar at sunrise, 17mm Tokina lens, Iso 125, f-11 1/250
Was very lucky to only have 6 people at the location for 2 hours so no backscatter from the usual amount of visitors.
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 30, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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'A Golden Moment'
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Giddyup! -forced perspective
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Cool composition.
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 28, 2014
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
view portfolio more shots by Steven Miller
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drifting through a school of grunts
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 28, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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negative space
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 27, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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selfie :-)
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 27, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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on the kittiwake grand cayman diving dns by Simon Dyer
on the kittiwake grand cayman diving dns
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date posted posted: Friday, September 26, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Highlights"
Hawksbill and Diver, Grand Cayman
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