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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
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

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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Cenote Tajma Ha atmosphere
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 27, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Mexico
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Through the light (Mexico cenote)
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 26, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Mexico
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Whale Shark feeding with Divers, Isla Contoy México
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Green Parrot Fish, Cozumel México
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date posted posted: Monday, August 24, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Zapata (aka Bruce) sings for his supper during a shark feed on Guadeloupe Island.
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Glorious capture! Brings out the majestic nature of the giant beast, yet you can still notice the almost innocent eyes...
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 22, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Whale Shark and Photographer, Isla Contoy México
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 20, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Dog with fins...
Diving in the sea lion colony, Cabo San lucas, Baja California Sur
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Cenote Pit, Mexico. by Fernando García
Cenote Pit, Mexico.
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11 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 19, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Feeding Frenzy, Isla Contoy México
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 18, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Turtle under a colourful overhang - Cozumel Mexico
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 18, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Mexico
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Arrow shrimp, Veracruz Mexico by Oscar Castro
Arrow shrimp, Veracruz Mexico
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 18, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Whale Shark encounter, Isla Contoy Mexico
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 18, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Under the cloud
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date posted posted: Monday, August 17, 2015
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Mexico
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Roots of Chikin Ha cenote
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 15, 2015
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Mexico
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~ Hairpin Turn ~
(Bait rope has been removed from photo.)
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, August 14, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Big eye jaks tornado.
Baja California Sur
7 Votes
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Adding a diver to the scene will help give a sense of sca... by Alessandro Cere
Adding a diver to the scene will help give a sense of scale. In this case, my bussy started the exploration of the top deck of the Fang Ming wreck, few miles from La Paz, Mexico.
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looking back.
It's unusual to find a fish looking countercurrent, in a school. This jack is the only one looking in a different direction, checking what i was doing, protecting the school.
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 9, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Sea Of Cortés /Gulf of California Mexico
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American crocodile split
— Subal underwater housing, Zen DP230, Canon 1Dx, Canon EF8-15mm @ 15mm, f10, 1/125, ISO200, available light and Inon Z240 strobe.
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 9, 2015
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Colorfull Reef, El Morro México
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 6, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Turtles in Love, Puerto Vallarta Mexico
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11 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 5, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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'Journey into the unknown'
— Subal underwater housing, Canon 1Dx, Canon EF 8-15mm fisheye, f9, 1/100, ISO320, available light.
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 4, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Angelita Cenote
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 4, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Mexico
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Hunting time!
Mako shark, Baja California Sur
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date posted posted: Monday, August 3, 2015
date posted category: Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Siluet,La Paz Mexico
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, August 3, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Shoot and run, composite fun.
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snorkeling with whale sharks near Isla Mujeres ,Mexico
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 2, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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