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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

- Crossways - Tarpon hunting Silversides. This is an image I've been striving for, for over a year now....
By Nina Baxa
posted Monday, October 20, 2014
70 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

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
59 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

APOCALYPSE
By Ellen Cuylaerts
posted Tuesday, September 23, 2014
55 votes
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'Mermaid Mess'
7 Votes
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"Blending"
A Gaudy Clown Grab blends in with his surroundings.
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 3, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Close Up"
A French Angel Fish portrait.
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 3, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Diver looks in awe of the spectacular USS Kittiwake.
— Subal underwater housing, Canon 5Dmk2, Canon 8-15mm fish @ 15mm, f11, 1/80s, ISO400, natural light
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 3, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Freeze"
A Triple Fin Blenny looking straight at the camera.
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 2, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Crazy Eyes"
A Black Coral Shrimp with eggs.
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 2, 2015
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date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Blenny Roar"
A Pyke Blenny shows his teeth.
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 1, 2015
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date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Green Stars"
Close up of a Bur Fish eye.
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 1, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Turtle Angel"
A Hawksbill Turtle is backlit by the sun as it heads to surface for a breath.
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 1, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Silver School"
A School of Horse Eyed Jacks doing their dance around the stern of the Kittiwake.
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 1, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Turtle Bomb"
A Hawksbill dives into the blue after catching its breath on the surface.
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 30, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Tubular"
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date posted posted: Monday, November 30, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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'Small is beautiful'. I'm a huge fan of the small things in our ocean. We observe and earn trust and in time they allow us to capture their character.
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 26, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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This photo is best viewed enlarged to see detail: a diver enters the galley of the Kittiwake shipwreck, Grand Cayman. Metal tables that are rusting away are seen in the foreground.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 25, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Sun Kissin"
A Hawksbill Turtle cruises over the top of a reef while basking in the sun rays.
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Perfect timing and positioning! The one thing that would have bumped this up to 1st place was if the Turtle happened to open his mouth and bite the sun spot :) But hey, you can't control nature!
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 25, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"This Is Why I Live Here!"
A stingray is seen through the surface of a breaking wave, as the wave washes into my dome port.
14 Votes
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"Golden File"
A Juvenile Slender File Fish hanging out around a red rope sponge.
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18 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 23, 2015
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"My Reef"
A Hawksbill Turtle settling down to feed with a diver approaching in the background.
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 23, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Dad Skills"
A Yellowhead Jawfish taking care of his young.
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 23, 2015
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"Blue Eyes"
A Sand Gobe showing off his color eyes.
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 23, 2015
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'The voice of the sea speaks to the soul'.
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 22, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Arrow Face"
A Close-up of a Yellow Lined Arrow Crab.
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 18, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Goddess Train"
Two Purple Crowned Sea Goddess following each other across a rocky bottom.
3 Votes
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"The Crack"
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 18, 2015
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An "alien" underwater
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 18, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Sun Shower"
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 17, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Silversides being hunted by tarpon inside a swim-through. I used a slow shutter speed 1/4 sec to show the movement of the silversides.
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date posted posted: Monday, November 16, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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