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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Mexico (6)

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Giant pacific manta came in for a close up. Taken at Socorro Islands.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, December 12, 2016
151 votes

Close encounter with a giant pacific Manta Ray, taken at the Socorro Islands, Mexico.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, November 7, 2016
144 votes

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

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

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
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Mexico

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Pregnant shrimp, La Paz, Mexico.
6 Votes
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The Arch, Los Islotes, La Paz, Mexico.
37 Votes
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Unexpected moment when finishing a safety stop a green tu... by Pepe Suarez
Unexpected moment when finishing a safety stop a green turtle came over to eat a lion fish I had in my spear.
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Stars in the sand, Cozumel México
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The Blue circle.
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Whale Shark with Snorkelers, Isla Contoy México
12 Votes
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Sleeping Beauty (:
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The silkies surrounded our boat between dives, with the s... by Anne Hedlund
The silkies surrounded our boat between dives, with the sun beautifully playing on their skin.
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"Manta Cleaning Station" part of my Underwater Surrealism body of work. This image is playing off cleaning stations, placing the scene in a car wash. The Orange Clarion Angelfish clean the mantas in Socorro.
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Porcupinefish during a night dive by Andrea Alanis
Porcupinefish during a night dive
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Frame within a frame
15 Votes
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"Close encounter", La Paz, Mexico.
25 Votes
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"The eye", double exposure inside the camera, La Paz, Mexico.
11 Votes
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Turtle at the Fang Ming wreck, La Paz, Mexico.
39 Votes
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" Visitors", La Paz, Mexico.
38 Votes
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Secretary blenny(Acanthemblemaria maria), La Paz, Mexico.
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Cenote diving (Carwash), Tulum, Mexico. Canon 5D MarkIII, 8-15mmfisheye lens,InonZ240*2
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California sea lion (Zalophus californianus) at Los Islotes, La Paz, Mexico.
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Los Islotes, La Paz, Mexico. Model: Liane Buelens.
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Yellow tree
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Scooby, Arturo and Mantarray, Roca Oneil Isla Socorro México
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"Old Man and the Sea" part of my Underwater Surrealism body of work. Image is referencing Ernest Hemingway's famous novel by the same name.
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Secretary Blenny - 105mm vr + SMC - No crop
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Playing sea lion puppies
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Captured just the right moment with the playing sea lion in the front and the diver in the background
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A diver makes his way through a submerged cave near Tulum, Mexico
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Corals - Manual white balance, no strobes
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sea lion puppy (:
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