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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Atlantic (North American coastal)

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Entries to the annual contest close 31st December 2017

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Barracuda on French Reef at Key Largo National Marine Sanctuary
By Steven Daniel
posted Sunday, June 29, 2008
90 votes

Rock Beauty shot on Wreck of the Benwood in Key Largo Marine Sanctuary
By Steven Daniel
posted Tuesday, July 1, 2008
88 votes

Stop Light Parrot Fish shot on the wreck of the Benwood Key Largo Fl In the National Marine Sanctuary
By Steven Daniel
posted Thursday, July 3, 2008
84 votes

Scrawled Filefish French Reef in The Florida Keys Marine Sancuary off Key Largo
By Steven Daniel
posted Wednesday, July 2, 2008
80 votes

I took a very rare photo of a blanket octopus. These are nearly impossible to find as they mainly stay in the gulfstream.  This was in about 30 feet of water off Key Largo.
By Stephen Hamedl
posted Saturday, March 5, 2011
70 votes

Rock Beauty shot on French Reef off  Key Largo in the National Marine Sanctuary
By Steven Daniel
posted Friday, July 4, 2008
69 votes

Cornet fish using a wide and Sony NEX5 during a photo class in Key Largo FL.
By Marvin Acey
posted Monday, September 19, 2011
67 votes

Gray Angle Fish shot on Molasis Reef in the Florida Keys Marine Sanctuary
By Steven Daniel
posted Saturday, July 5, 2008
66 votes

Atlantic Spadefish, common in South Florida.  Photo taken with an Olympus E-520 and twin Inon strobes, converted to black & white in photoshop.
By Steve Jarocki, Jr.
posted Monday, March 30, 2009
63 votes

Jawfish with eggs about to hatch
By Suzan Meldonian
posted Sunday, August 21, 2011
58 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Atlantic (North American coastal)

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Barracuda on the outer ledge off of Jupiter.  Shot with D... by Stacy Groff
Barracuda on the outer ledge off of Jupiter. Shot with DC2000 and single strobe.
2 Votes
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Clear water and happy reef systems promote healthy sharks such as this Tiger Shark. She swims with an entourage of Cobia across the sands of Tiger Beach.
12 Votes
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"Dolphins In High-Key" - Spotted dolphins frolic in the waters of Bimini, Bahamas
9 Votes
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Pipehorse Amphelikturus Dendritica
Blue Heron Bridge
12 Votes
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Blue Shark/ San Jose Lucas, Mexico/Canon 5D MarkIII, 16-35mm lens,F5.6,1/200,ISO400
9 Votes
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"Eyepatch" seahorse form BHB
22 Votes
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A hammerhead splits a grouping of nurse sharks as it crui... by Susannah H. Snowden-Smith
A hammerhead splits a grouping of nurse sharks as it cruises over sand.
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 23, 2017
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Atlantic (North American coastal) Bahamas
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Sharks in the Gulf Stream off Jupiter FL
15 Votes
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Open Wide!!!!!! Lemon Sharks at Tiger Beach never disappoint!!!!!!!
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 12, 2017
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Atlantic (North American coastal) Bahamas
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Arrow crab
24 Votes
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Bull Sharks in the Gulf Stream off Florida
4 Votes
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Fireworm at a wall under the Blue Heron Bridge
9 Votes
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Shrimp
6 Votes
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Hello neighbour !
11 Votes
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Living in a bottle under Blue Heron Bridge
17 Votes
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Larval stage of a flounder
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21 Votes
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Arrow Crab Blue Heron Bridge
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13 Votes
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Trumpet fish
26 Votes
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Bumpy and Thorny
17 Votes
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Don't drink an dive !
14 Votes
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Manti Shrimp at Blue Heron Bridge
19 Votes
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"My BEST side!!" This gorgeous female sand tiger shark came within a few feet of me then instantly veered off to her right; I think she was making sure I captured her "best" side!
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"Out of the pack" - I really had this image or something very similar to it in my mind during this particular dive with the sand tiger sharks, when I turned my head to see it in actuality!! Lucky me!!
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Wonderful wide angle shot with great lighting and composition
29 Votes
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Views from the bottom looking up at the surface always gives you a real taste of Lemon juice at Tiger Beach - Bahamas... lemon shark love!
12 Votes
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This is a lovely female sand tiger shark inside the biggest bait ball I've ever seen!! The ball was so thick that it was like night inside!! I came face to face with one of these beauties, so was lucky enough to capture this image.
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23 Votes
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"Schools of schools" - this is a beautiful female sand tiger shark and her bait fish entourage approaching the HUGE bait ball.
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24 Votes
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Great Barracuda being cleaned by Cleaning Gobi - Key Larg... by Brian Perry
Great Barracuda being cleaned by Cleaning Gobi - Key Largo, Florida
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