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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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'Fireworm Sunball'
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Anemone Candle blowing in the wind.
This banded coral shrimp was buried in the lilac vase spo... by Dawn Clerkson
This banded coral shrimp was buried in the lilac vase sponge and I had to contort myself to capture the image. I love the way the sponge looks like soft fabric.
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date posted posted: Monday, November 9, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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'Guardian of the Reeeeeeeef' - unable to control his buoyancy a diver plummets towards the Guardian. Shot taken for the article 'How Not to Rock the Boat' by Drew Mcarthur, published DIVER magazine, August 2015.
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 8, 2015
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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The North Wall of Grand Cayman is spectacular! At depth, everything loses color and these sponges appeared a muted greyish-pink. I knew they had to be more colorful. A burst from my strobes revealed the stunning, bright purple.
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 8, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Swollen-claw Mantis he was very friendly i have the d50 w... by Simon Dyer
Swollen-claw Mantis he was very friendly i have the d50 with the 105mm on f stop was 22 shutter was 250 with ys-d1 strobe x2 in an ikelite housing.
was a drift dive from Bonnie's Arch to Light House
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 8, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Hypnotizing eyes of a mantis shrimp
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 4, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
view portfolio more shots by Adeline Wee
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Rough back shrimp in front of colourful sponge
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date posted posted: Monday, November 2, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Stern of the USS Kittiwake
— Subal housing, Canon 5Dmk2, Canon EF 8-15mm fisheye lens @ 15mm, f13, ISO400, 1/100s, natural light
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date posted posted: Monday, November 2, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
view portfolio more shots by Terry Steeley
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Backlinghting the filefish illuminating the skeletal bones and using just enough front lighting to light up the eye.
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 1, 2015
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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A pelican is oblivious to what's happening in the background.
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Corkscrew anemone providing home and shelter to different species, and many times they co-exsist in harmony.
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 22, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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The USS-Kittiwake is one of my favorite dives. Every time I descend on it, the variety of light, sealife, conditions... inspire a photo!
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 22, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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'Mouthful'...A blenny hunting bloodworms by night. This was a special capture as the blenny was lightning fast, in order to get the bloodworm in its mouth required preemptive firing at just the right moment! Luckily one came out just right smile
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 21, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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A mantis shrimp peeping out of its hiding place before making a dash for the nearby rocks.
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A pregnant spotted cleaner shrimp
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'Holding On' - image of an urchin bumblebee shrimp in b/w
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date posted posted: Friday, October 16, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Adorable roughhead blenny!
I used f/2.8 to focus on just the blenny's eyes and cirri (horns), making them pop against the background.
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 15, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Cruising the reef
Subal underwater housing, Canon 5D m2, Canon EF8-15mm@ 15mm, f16, 1/160s, ISO200, available light
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 15, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Chain Moray in East End by Lowrey Holthaus
Chain Moray in East End
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 14, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Rippled sunlight shimmers on a stingray. Photographed on a wavy day at Stingray Sandbar.
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 10, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Lookout"
A dive master stands on the swim platform of a boat tied up above the Kittiwake.
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"Surface Time"
A large Hawksbill catching a breather at the surface.
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Itsy bitsy sea spider
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, October 9, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Floating"
Divers passing a sun lit gorgonian.
2 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 8, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
view portfolio more shots by Chase Darnell
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"Look into my Eyes"
A close up of a Lobster in the swim through at Creole Cliff.
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15 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 8, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Bi-colour - purple tip anemone with back and fill light
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 8, 2015
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date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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