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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Netherlands Antilles (6)

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We were finishing our dive; as we turned to swim to our exit, we noticed several large lionfish emerging from the coral looking for dinner. I was able to wait long enough for the lionfish to smile at me and wave my buddy into place before surfacing.
By Ken Schneider
posted Wednesday, December 7, 2011
154 votes

Nikon d700,17mm,ISO 200, f14, 1/160sec. We were at 30ft, when I first noticed movement below me. Slowly, I turned around, inching along the sand hoping for a clear shot. This ray set off a storm, leaving me cleaning the sand out of my gear.
By Ken Schneider
posted Thursday, December 8, 2011
116 votes

Reef Squid in the process of mating caught in mid water at Bari Reef in Bonaire.
By Michael Urciuoli
posted Sunday, March 7, 2010
95 votes

Caught this Spotted Cleaner Shrimp in a purple anemone at the Salt Pier in Bonaire with a Canon 5D, 100mm Macro lens
By Michael Urciuoli
posted Monday, March 8, 2010
71 votes

The anchor just in front of Calabas Reef in Bonaire. Great vis and calm water - the anchor found a good place to stay. Shot with a Canon 30D in an Ikelite housing and Sigma 15/2.8 fisheye.
By Lee Newman
posted Monday, May 4, 2009
70 votes

shrimp close to me. takes a time to got it in position. Kralendijk, Bonaire. Canon EOS 5 D and Makro 100
By Harald Schottner
posted Thursday, October 7, 2010
67 votes

Two Caribbean Reef Squids mating in midwater.
By Barry Brown
posted Wednesday, September 9, 2009
64 votes

Web Burrfish, nigth dive, Bonaire.
By Abimael Márquez
posted Friday, August 19, 2011
55 votes

Spotted Cleaner Shrimp
By John Roach
posted Friday, April 15, 2011
55 votes

Unbelievable...I was cleaning my photo equipment at the pool and justat this moment a leguan come in the pool to drink fresh water. I dive to the buttom of the pool and make my shot !!! Thank you, little Godzilla...
By Dave Benz
posted Monday, March 16, 2009
54 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Netherlands Antilles

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Fairy Basslet by Aja Radl
Fairy Basslet
7 Votes
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Fruit of the Loom
Spinyhead Blenny
Acanthemlemaria spinosa
17 Votes
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Red Clingfish with Eggs. 
Acyrtus rubiginosus
Bonaire D... by John Roach
Red Clingfish with Eggs.
Acyrtus rubiginosus
Bonaire Dutch Antillies
19 Votes
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Baby Turtle in the Reef, Alice in wonderland Bonaire by Alejandro Topete
Baby Turtle in the Reef, Alice in wonderland Bonaire
14 Votes
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Squid in formation
17 Votes
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Chien Tong wreck - St. Eustatius
9 Votes
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Jawfish with eggs
11 Votes
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Fish at night, Bonaire by Alejandro Topete
Fish at night, Bonaire
12 Votes
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From Statia
13 Votes
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Starksia hassi Ringed Blenny
Bonaire Dutch Antilles 
Th... by John Roach
Starksia hassi Ringed Blenny
Bonaire Dutch Antilles
The Full Monty
10 Votes
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I was working on trying to make his spots turn into bokeh. Managed it at 5.6
6 Votes
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The waiting room! Spinyhead Blenny 
Acanthemblemaria spi... by John Roach
The waiting room! Spinyhead Blenny
Acanthemblemaria spinosa
Bonaire Dutch Antilles
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10 Votes
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anemone_shrimp.jpg / Bonaire by Walter Lackner
anemone_shrimp.jpg / Bonaire
5 Votes
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Sailfin blennie battle
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Excellent behaviour shot, well lit and perfectly captured!
24 Votes
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Gathering of flamino tongue
14 Votes
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Open wide wider widest ...Yellowface pike-blenny
Chaenopsis limbaughi. Bonaire. "Something Special"
14 Votes
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Crab in home, Bonaire by Alejandro Topete
Crab in home, Bonaire
14 Votes
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Equetus punctatus
15 Votes
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psst , can you see me by Richie Leighton
psst , can you see me
3 Votes
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Pikeblennie fight
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Awesome behaviour shot! Very dramatic angle and great capture of the action!
31 Votes
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"Top o' the Morning!" by Alison Ranheim
"Top o' the Morning!"
8 Votes
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HEADED DOWN by Richie Leighton
HEADED DOWN
3 Votes
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JUST HAVING DINNER TOGETHER by Richie Leighton
JUST HAVING DINNER TOGETHER
6 Votes
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Tiny fish in Coral, Klein Boraire
15 Votes
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I photographed what is traditionally a macro subject using wide-angle for a different look. A single Christmas tree worm is illuminated atop star coral. I used a high SS to make the water dark blue, increasing contrast between xmas worm &background
6 Votes
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Moody Froggy
9 Votes
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Yellow Sea Horse close up, Klein Bonaire
16 Votes
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