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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Mexico (9)

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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
92 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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Pure.
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Giant Pacific Manta.
Revillagigedos Islands.
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 8, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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School of grunts in Cabo Pulmo by Jaime Leonardo Gonzalez Salazar
School of grunts in Cabo Pulmo
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 7, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Sea Of Cortés /Gulf of California Mexico
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Spirobranchus by Walter Bassi
Spirobranchus
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 7, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Giant Pacific Mantas are gentle and social by nature. Her... by David Valencia
Giant Pacific Mantas are gentle and social by nature. Here is a diver feeling the connection....
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 6, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Whale Sharks frequent Mexico's Roca Partida almost year-r... by David Valencia
Whale Sharks frequent Mexico's Roca Partida almost year-round. This was a large female in Nov. They swim around the oceanic pinnacle again and again.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 6, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Portafolio Macro
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Hmmmm...! by Oktay Calisir
Hmmmm...!
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date posted posted: Monday, May 5, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Emerald Green by Oktay Calisir
Emerald Green
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date posted posted: Monday, May 5, 2014
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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CENOTE by Walter Bassi
CENOTE
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date posted posted: Monday, May 5, 2014
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Mexico
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small blenny by Walter Bassi
small blenny
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, May 4, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Limestone Cave Restriction Color Reflections! by Oktay Calisir
Limestone Cave Restriction Color Reflections!
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21 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 3, 2014
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Dos ojo cenote(Bat Cave) by Walter Bassi
Dos ojo cenote(Bat Cave)
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 3, 2014
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Mexico
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Shot of a fragment from El Vencedor, a shipwreck in Cabo ... by Jaime Leonardo Gonzalez Salazar
Shot of a fragment from El Vencedor, a shipwreck in Cabo Pulmo National Park, Mexico.
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A couple of angelfish swimming in the blue... by Jaime Leonardo Gonzalez Salazar
A couple of angelfish swimming in the blue...
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 1, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Decompressing divers after a cave dive into the 'The Pit'... by Oktay Calisir
Decompressing divers after a cave dive into the 'The Pit'...
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 1, 2014
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Descend into 'The Pit'. by Oktay Calisir
Descend into 'The Pit'.
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 1, 2014
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Cave System - Nahoch Nah Chich | Tulum/Mexico. Taken with... by Oktay Calisir
Cave System - Nahoch Nah Chich | Tulum/Mexico. Taken with Olympus OMD EM1 in Nauticam Housing. Used extra lights to add contrast and color to the image.
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 1, 2014
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Manta Ray close with fisheye and natural light
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Parrotfish sleeping in a sponwhe, shoot taken during a ni... by Jaime Leonardo Gonzalez Salazar
Parrotfish sleeping in a sponwhe, shoot taken during a night dive in Chinchorro Banks.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 30, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Diver watching the magnificient school of jacks (Caranx s... by Jaime Leonardo Gonzalez Salazar
Diver watching the magnificient school of jacks (Caranx sexfasciatus) in Cabo Pulmo National Park.
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Powerful and very well taken.
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date posted posted: Monday, April 28, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Sea Of Cortés /Gulf of California Mexico
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This is a view from the coral reef in Cabo Pulmo National... by Jaime Leonardo Gonzalez Salazar
This is a view from the coral reef in Cabo Pulmo National Park, one of the most successful marine reserves in the world. Cousteau once called it "the aquarium of the world".
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spiny lobster at Socorro by Cat Briggs
spiny lobster at Socorro
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 27, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Three bull sharks swim by. Despite their nasty reputation... by Shane Gross
Three bull sharks swim by. Despite their nasty reputation I always find bulls to be quite shy.
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date posted posted: Friday, April 25, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Sailfish on the hunt
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date posted posted: Friday, April 25, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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A moray eel I saw in Cozumel Mexico by Graham Watters
A moray eel I saw in Cozumel Mexico
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Ponderosa, one of Mexico's Cenotes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Mexico
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