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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Sea Of Cortés /Gulf of California

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Gulf signal blenny in an tube wormhole, cosy!
By Ellen Cuylaerts
posted Monday, September 30, 2013
71 votes

Flying Mobula over the Sea of Cortez - Cabo Pulmo - Baja - Mexico
By Thierry Lannoy
posted Tuesday, April 15, 2008
67 votes

Nudibranch on Black, La Paz Mexico
By Alejandro Topete
posted Monday, April 15, 2013
53 votes

Groupper from Sea of Cortez
Taken with Nikon D100 in Hugyfot housing, manual exposure control
By Nuno Perez
posted Sunday, January 10, 2010
52 votes

Groupers and sardins in La Sirenita in Cabo Pulmo, Baja California Sur, Mexico
By Thierry Lannoy
posted Wednesday, November 24, 2010
46 votes

Fantastic Sea Lion encounter,La Paz Mexico
By Alejandro Topete
posted Thursday, March 14, 2013
44 votes

Isla Guadalupe
By Greg Zagaglia
posted Tuesday, April 3, 2012
43 votes

yelly fish with sun, Los Cabos Mexico
By Alejandro Topete
posted Wednesday, March 27, 2013
41 votes

Flabellina Iodinae in surge
By Ellen Cuylaerts
posted Friday, October 4, 2013
41 votes

Cabo Pulmo - Sea of Cortez........thousands of Mobula rays...
By Thierry Lannoy
posted Monday, August 11, 2008
40 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Sea Of Cortés /Gulf of California

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Stone Fish in the reef
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King angel fish, La Paz Mexico
11 Votes
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Snorkeling
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Silky sharks encounter at Roca Partida in Revillagigedos ... by Iskander Itriago
Silky sharks encounter at Roca Partida in Revillagigedos Archipelago México.
We started the dive close to Roca Partida then we decided to drift out to the open ocean where we encountered over 100 silkys passing by.
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Cabo Pulmo
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 9, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Sea Of Cortés /Gulf of California Mexico
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Diver in C-57
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date posted posted: Monday, June 30, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Sea Of Cortés /Gulf of California Mexico
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Diver with Sunray
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sea lions playing
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This cooperative sealion cub was lying on the bottom near the colony.
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"Sun Ball Manta" Manta shot from Socorro. Got this shot o... by Craig Dietrich
"Sun Ball Manta" Manta shot from Socorro. Got this shot on the last day of the trip. Shot with a Canon 7D,Tokina 10-17,and 2 YSD-1 strobes. Set the shot up and just waited hoping the Manta would go right were I needed!
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Cabo Pulmo
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 4, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Sea Of Cortés /Gulf of California Mexico
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School of grunts in Cabo Pulmo by Jaime Leonardo Gonzalez Salazar
School of grunts in Cabo Pulmo
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 7, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Sea Of Cortés /Gulf of California Mexico
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Shot of a fragment from El Vencedor, a shipwreck in Cabo ... by Jaime Leonardo Gonzalez Salazar
Shot of a fragment from El Vencedor, a shipwreck in Cabo Pulmo National Park, Mexico.
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Diver watching the magnificient school of jacks (Caranx s... by Jaime Leonardo Gonzalez Salazar
Diver watching the magnificient school of jacks (Caranx sexfasciatus) in Cabo Pulmo National Park.
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Powerful and very well taken.
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date posted posted: Monday, April 28, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Sea Of Cortés /Gulf of California Mexico
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This is a view from the coral reef in Cabo Pulmo National... by Jaime Leonardo Gonzalez Salazar
This is a view from the coral reef in Cabo Pulmo National Park, one of the most successful marine reserves in the world. Cousteau once called it "the aquarium of the world".
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CANON 8-15MM.Revillagigedo Island
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 13, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Sea Of Cortés /Gulf of California Mexico
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Picture Window
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I was shooting this bait ball when a jack fish gang attacked ball from the opposite side.
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, March 12, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Sea Of Cortés /Gulf of California Mexico
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"Manta" Waited till dusk to get this lighting. Was just h... by Craig Dietrich
"Manta" Waited till dusk to get this lighting. Was just hoping the mantas would show up. Socorro is a magical place and I really wanted to get that across to viewers. Taken with a Canon 7D with my favorite Tokina 10-17 and 2 YSD-1 strobes.
23 Votes
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Lovely Hypselodoris agassizii, taken at Cabo Pulmo.
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'Slightly unbalanced'
Flabellina iodinea, fighting the current, but on a great spot.
23 Votes
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Sea Lion on the reef, La Paz Mexico by Alejandro Topete
Sea Lion on the reef, La Paz Mexico
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Whale Shark in La Paz Mexico by Alejandro Topete
Whale Shark in La Paz Mexico
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 19, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Sea Of Cortés /Gulf of California Mexico
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This Whale Shark was massive.
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Angel of Cortes, La Paz Mexico by Alejandro Topete
Angel of Cortes, La Paz Mexico
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