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Underwater Photo Contest Entries By Stuart Spechler

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Entries to the annual contest close 31st December 2019

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You talkin’ to me? Photo taken on night dive in Cozumel with Fuji Finepix S2 in Aquatica housing, dual SB-105 strobes.
By Stuart Spechler
posted Wednesday, August 23, 2006
24 votes

Curious sea monster, up close and too personal.
By Stuart Spechler
posted Wednesday, October 16, 2013
23 votes

Say hello to my little friend.
Diver and friendly green moray, Stingray City. Photo taken with Fuji Finepix S2 in Aquatica housing, Nikon 12-24 lens, dual SB-105 strobes.
By Stuart Spechler
posted Tuesday, March 7, 2006
22 votes

A beautiful invader.  We dived in Turks 3 years ago and didn't see one lion fish.  This year we saw them on every dive.
By Stuart Spechler
posted Tuesday, August 24, 2010
22 votes

Close encounter with a skeptical turtle, big island of Hawaii.  Fuji Finepix S2 in Aquatica housing.
By Stuart Spechler
posted Monday, March 1, 2010
21 votes

Framed! Interesting symmetry and play of light around the diver in this cavern. Fuji Finepix S2, dual SB-105 strobes.
By Stuart Spechler
posted Thursday, August 24, 2006
20 votes

Underbelly of the beast.  Magnificent animal.
By Stuart Spechler
posted Friday, July 19, 2013
20 votes

Smiling green moray, Cayman Islands. Photo taken with Fuji Finepix S2 in Aquatica housing, Nikon 12-24 DX lens, twin SB-105 strobes.
By Stuart Spechler
posted Friday, February 10, 2006
19 votes

Friendly whale shark with snorkelers, Isla Mujeres, Mexico.  Fuji Finepix S2, aquatica housing, dual SB-105 strobes.
By Stuart Spechler
posted Tuesday, May 13, 2008
19 votes

Here's lookin' at you kid.  Wary fish in the Caribbean.
By Stuart Spechler
posted Wednesday, August 18, 2010
18 votes
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Young diver with photobomber. Awesome experience!
6 Votes
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A young diver awed by a photobombing shark. What a wonderful dive!
Young diver interacting with a large school of curious Atlantic blue tang. They suddenly surrounded our group for no apparent reason.
3 Votes
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Close encounter in the Bahamas.
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A young diver (my granddaughter) couldn't be happier to be surrounded by sharks on Stuart Cove's shark dive in Nassau.
3 Votes
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Two beautiful predators on the prowl in the Bahamas. We saw sharks on every dive in the Bahamas last week. Fantastic!
6 Votes
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In the movie ‘Jaws’, the character Quint says, “The thing... by Stuart Spechler
In the movie ‘Jaws’, the character Quint says, “The thing about a shark - it's got lifeless eyes, black eyes like a doll's eyes.” I don’t think so. This magnificent shark’s eyes look very alive, focused, and interested. Beautiful creatures!
5 Votes
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Am I gorgeous or what? A well-camouflaged Hawaiian frog fish waiting for a meal to float by.
3 Votes
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Diver cautiously approaching a beautiful but unwelcome invader in the Caribbean.
10 Votes
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Can I help you? Hawaiian turtle under Mala pier.
5 Votes
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Beautiful Hawksbill turtle in flight entertaining divers and snorkelers. This shot was taken on a spectacular shore dive in Maui, within 100 years of the beach.
2 Votes
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Get out!  Reclusive white tip reef shark, less than thril... by Stuart Spechler
Get out! Reclusive white tip reef shark, less than thrilled to have visitors, hiding under the rubble of Mala pier in Maui.
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 11, 2018
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific United States
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Ran into this beauty coming around a corner, just enough ... by Stuart Spechler
Ran into this beauty coming around a corner, just enough time for a focused photo. Magnificent animal! Great dive!
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 5, 2017
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Atlantic (South) Bahamas
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On a great drift dive, this beautiful turtle didn't seem at all leary of divers. Just doing his thing in Cozumel.
12 Votes
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A very focused diver slowly ascending from the depths.  H... by Stuart Spechler
A very focused diver slowly ascending from the depths. He appears to have been on some sort of secret ops mission.
4 Votes
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A very friendly hogfish hogging the camera. by Stuart Spechler
A very friendly hogfish hogging the camera.
5 Votes
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Friendly sea otter just chillin' in the chilly waters of the Gulf of Alaska. Life is good when your belly is your dinner table.
10 Votes
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A focused diver in good focus. Beautiful diving in Turks and Caicos.
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A beautiful intruder in the Caribbean.
8 Votes
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This majestic turtle followed us for some time and was not at all shy about having his picture taken.
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Whoa! Where did that come from? Very friendly and curious hawksbill sea turtle joined our dive group for several minutes before swimming away.
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French angelfish are not skittish, but it's unusual for them to approach a diver spontaneously like this friendly couple did.
17 Votes
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Curious sea monster, up close and too personal.
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 16, 2013
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Let's do lunch. Two beautiful hunters on the prowl.
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15 Votes
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Underbelly of the beast. Magnificent animal.
20 Votes
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Portrait of a yellow tail snapper, a common but beautiful fish.
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 18, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Sargasso Sea Bahamas
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Fish for dinner again? The shark feeders had just opened the bait box, and all the sharks in the area except this one rushed in to see what was on the menu.
16 Votes
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