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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Caribbean Sea (4)

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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

Caribbean reef Shark, taken at Jardines del la reina - Cuba.
By Kris Davies
posted Friday, December 9, 2016
106 votes

Dead crab found floating on the surface at the bay of pigs, Cuba. Quite the shock when you are surfacing and this pops in front of your face!
By Kris Davies
posted Saturday, January 7, 2017
106 votes

I loved all these colorful corols and a single big eyed!
By Talih Tinay
posted Tuesday, March 7, 2006
95 votes

Sea Turtle, just about crashing into Camera housing dome.
By Holly Heffner
posted Sunday, September 3, 2006
93 votes

We swam with this big guy for almost an hour. He brushed up against me several times. It is believed he was hit by the ferry boat. You can see the scars on his back and a tear in the dorsal fin...Photo was taken with no strobe, Olympus 4040
By Holly Heffner
posted Tuesday, July 25, 2006
91 votes

This picture was taken in Bonaire on a site called Andrea II.  It was taken with a Canon G9.  Settings were 1/60 @ F8
By Don Robillard
posted Saturday, April 4, 2009
90 votes

White spotted File fish in the Orange phase
By Steven Daniel
posted Monday, December 18, 2006
90 votes

Queen Angel of the Deep
By Steven Daniel
posted Wednesday, January 7, 2009
90 votes
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Very special shot! Love the expression on the face and the focus on the eggs
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Nurse Shark and Sun Rays, Chinchorro México
13 Votes
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Groupers Suck by Henley Spiers
Groupers Suck
17 Votes
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Secretary blenny
12 Votes
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Orange-spotted blenny
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Orange-spotted blenny, Hypleurochilus springeri, poking its head out of its home
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Medusa Blenny by Henley Spiers
Medusa Blenny
15 Votes
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Pedersen cleaner shrimp
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"My Orange, Orange Home"
A little blenny peers out from its home in an orange sponge. These cuties usually live in coral, so this was an unusual find.
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date posted posted: Sunday, June 25, 2017
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Into the blue....yellowface pikeblenny
Chaenopsis limbaughi
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Acyrtus artius Papillate Clngfish
Bonaire NA
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Funny Crab, Flamingo Reef Bonaire
30 Votes
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"Blizzard"
A tarpon is nearly hidden by a swarm of silversides as it swims through a baitball in Grand Cayman.
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Built for Speed by Henley Spiers
Built for Speed
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Balloonfish by Henley Spiers
Balloonfish
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Silversides are reflected in a diver's mask as he watches a huge swirl of the tiny fish.
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date posted posted: Saturday, June 17, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Oyster Blenny
Hypleurochilus pseudoaequipinnus
Bonaire NA
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JC out of cave, Las Estacas México
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It's about all I got to give....
Longlure Frogfish Bonaire
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Curious but shy.......Ringed Blenny Starksia hassi
Bonaire
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"Silver Pool"
The silversides are back!
Sunlight streams through the ceiling of a grotto, illuminating swirling silversides.
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Shark Smile and Feeder, Playa del Carmen México
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Leatherback hatchling at the start of the long voyage by Arun Madisetti
Leatherback hatchling at the start of the long voyage
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A curious blenny peaking its head out of a hard coral
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"Starfish Waterdrops Watercolor"
It looks like a watercolor...but it is a photograph smile Fat raindrops started to plop onto the surface of the water while golden light slanted through the rain.
19 Votes
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At Home.....Starksia hassi Ringed Blenny
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the crocodile by Massimo Giorgetta
the crocodile
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