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Inspired by nearby competition, this male humpback put some serious power into this series of forward lunges. In 7 years of whale watching, I had never seen a lunge like this from this angle. Taken with a canon 350d and 70-300 lens.
By Tyania Diffin
posted Wednesday, May 31, 2006
93 votes

Sea Turtle, just about crashing into Camera housing dome.
By Holly Heffner
posted Sunday, September 3, 2006
93 votes

Queen Angel of the Deep
By Steven Daniel
posted Wednesday, January 7, 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

This image was taken in Guadalupe Islanda in October 2008 using a Nikonos RS with a 20-35mm lens.  THs film I used was Fuji Velvia 100 speed, f8 at approximately 125.  Color corrected in photoshop CS.
By Steven Kl Smith
posted Tuesday, December 16, 2008
84 votes

Sponges and soft corals at the top of the reef, the photo was taken with the Sealife DC200 using a single strobe, while ascending for safety stop
By Steven Anderson
posted Friday, March 31, 2006
81 votes

This photo was taken in Cozumel in Dec of 2005, there were 2 French Angels in this hole along with 2 Queen Angels. All photo friendly.
By Steven Anderson
posted Tuesday, February 28, 2006
79 votes

This crab was photographed by klaus Bosbach in Cenote
By Klaus Bosbach
posted Wednesday, September 21, 2011
78 votes

Cozumel Sunset-Shot with a Canon EOS Xti and 24-105 zoom lens
By Steven Daniel
posted Wednesday, January 14, 2009
77 votes
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Smiles are Contagious
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date posted posted: Wednesday, March 11, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Mexico
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Mexico - Isla Mujeres - Canonero 55 Wreck by Mathias Weck
Mexico - Isla Mujeres - Canonero 55 Wreck
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 10, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Sea Lion in the Blue, La Paz Mexico by Alejandro Topete
Sea Lion in the Blue, La Paz Mexico
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 10, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Sea Of Cortés /Gulf of California Mexico
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Soaring manta ray at San Benedicto Island in the Socorros... by Brent Barnes
Soaring manta ray at San Benedicto Island in the Socorros of Mexico
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date posted posted: Monday, March 9, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Mexico - Cenotes - Chac Mool by Mathias Weck
Mexico - Cenotes - Chac Mool
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Light Fairy by Gang Song
Light Fairy
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Sharkfeeder, Playa del Carmen mexico by Alejandro Topete
Sharkfeeder, Playa del Carmen mexico
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, March 5, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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While waiting for the Crocodiles to show up we played around with this curious pelican
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Eagle Ray fly, Akumal Mexico by Alejandro Topete
Eagle Ray fly, Akumal Mexico
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Reflections by Alberto Gallucci
Reflections
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19 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 3, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Buoyancy. A still-buoyant baby humpback uses mom's body to stay below the surface.
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date posted posted: Monday, March 2, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Mexico
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There were supposed to be 3 seahorses in the are of the A... by Jerry Stinnett
There were supposed to be 3 seahorses in the are of the Atlantis submarine on Cozumel. Dive near there on shore dives and found 2 today along with a lot of pipe and dwarf pipe horses. Cool afternoon.
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date posted posted: Monday, March 2, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Zebra Lines, La Paz Mexico by Alejandro Topete
Zebra Lines, La Paz Mexico
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date posted posted: Friday, February 27, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Green Tuttle in the gras, Akumal Mexico by Alejandro Topete
Green Tuttle in the gras, Akumal Mexico
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 26, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Sea Lion with texture, La Paz Mexico by Alejandro Topete
Sea Lion with texture, La Paz Mexico
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One of the prettiest Angelfish, the French Angelfish that inhabits the waters off Cozumel.
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 25, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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"Motherhood". A mama humpback whale hovers over her two-week old calf, helping him to control his buoyancy.
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, February 23, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Bullshark Feeding, Playa del Carmen Mexico by Alejandro Topete
Bullshark Feeding, Playa del Carmen Mexico
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 21, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Aktun Ha cave (Car Wash) - Downstream section
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, February 20, 2015
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Mexico
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A feeding manta ray at night on the Big Island by Brent Barnes
A feeding manta ray at night on the Big Island
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date posted posted: Friday, February 20, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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A giant manta and the zodiac tender pass going in opposite directions.
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 19, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Mexico
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Cleaners, Acapulco Mexico by Alejandro Topete
Cleaners, Acapulco Mexico
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 18, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Natural Bonsai by Gang Song
Natural Bonsai
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16 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 18, 2015
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Mexico
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Bullshark in the sand, Playa del Carmen Mexico by Alejandro Topete
Bullshark in the sand, Playa del Carmen Mexico
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 17, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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"The Last Breath". My last dive at Roca Partida in the Revillagigdeos with this curious two week old baby humpback whale before he was taken as prey by Orcas.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 17, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Reflection by Gang Song
Reflection
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12 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 15, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Way to heaven
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 14, 2015
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Mexico
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