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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Cayman islands (8)

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

Southern Stringray
By Steven Daniel
posted Thursday, December 28, 2006
85 votes

Last year I posted a jawfish with eggs that were about to hatch. This is the same jawfish shot a few days earlier just after the eggs were laid. From Little Cayman Island. Nikon D200 with 105mm lens.
By Jim Chambers
posted Friday, April 18, 2008
75 votes

- Crossways - Tarpon hunting Silversides. This is an image I've been striving for, for over a year now....
By Nina Baxa
posted Monday, October 20, 2014
70 votes

Stingrays at Sandbar, Grand Cayman
By Pietro Cremone
posted Tuesday, March 6, 2012
67 votes

Southern Stingrays cruising over a shallow sand bar to the North of Grand Cayman.  The split is part photoshop manipulated to correct some dome splashing in the heavy swell.
By Paul Colley
posted Wednesday, February 23, 2011
62 votes

Tarpon entering grotto at dawn

During daytime silversides hide in caverns, swim-throughs, grottos and wrecks. As dawn settles the predators follow them.
By Ellen Cuylaerts
posted Monday, July 1, 2013
59 votes

Freediver meets Eagle Ray
By Ellen Cuylaerts
posted Sunday, December 15, 2013
58 votes

Ray of light
By Pietro Cremone
posted Monday, March 19, 2012
56 votes

APOCALYPSE
By Ellen Cuylaerts
posted Tuesday, September 23, 2014
55 votes
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"Interaction" - Caribbean reef shark and diver
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 24, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Bearded Face"
A Bearded Fire Worm posing for the camera.
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 24, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"In My Face"
Close up of a Blenny.
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 24, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Colorful Surroundings"
A Banded Coral Shrimp sits on a very vibrant sponge.
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 24, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Field of Flowers"
A Landscape view of coral polyps.
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 24, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Spinnin"
A large head of Brain Coral photographed with a slow shutter speed and twist.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 23, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Orange Escape"
An Orange Elephant Ear Sponge down the wall on the North Side of Grand Cayman.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 23, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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As the Eagle-ray looks for food it gave me the chance to ... by Simon Dyer
As the Eagle-ray looks for food it gave me the chance to get this shot it was at trinity caves come dive with us at DNS diving in grand cayman
Shot with a d300-10.5fisheye single ikelite strobe
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 22, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Munchin"
A Hawksbill Turtle digs into some sponge.
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 22, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"The Chase"
Encounters like this is why we dive the North Wall.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 22, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Three beautiful, strong, sleek reef sharks spent the entire dive with us, circling. On a couple of occasions I was able to swim hard and get even closer. What a stunning animal!
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date posted posted: Monday, September 21, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Dancing Fairies"
Two Fairy Basslets on a black background.
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date posted posted: Monday, September 21, 2015
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Hazy"
A Roughhead Blenny with a soft background. I really like how the wide aperture isolates these Blennys.
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19 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 21, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Arrow Portrait"
A Redlined Arrow Crab sitting on a healthy patch of coral.
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 20, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Trapeze"
A Wire Coral Shrimp perched on a branch of wire coral with a deep blue background.
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 20, 2015
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"Fuzzy"
I wanted to emphasize the bright color eyes of this Roughhead Blenny so I used a wide open f/stop to achieve a narrow focus on his eyes.
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 19, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Sharpnose"
I love the facial markings of the Sharpnose Puffer. Finding a curious subject is key for this type of image, as these guys can be quite timid.
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 19, 2015
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Freeze Frame"
This large Hawksbill literally swam up to me and stopped mid water. He posed for 10-15 seconds less than two feet away from me and then turned and calmly started swimming in the other direction.
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date posted posted: Friday, September 18, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Aerials"
The Turtle dive always leads to awesome imagery.
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date posted posted: Friday, September 18, 2015
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date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Basslet Smile"
A Portrait of a Fairy Basslet. A very color, but quick moving fish, so it becomes a challenge to get a subject to sit still long enough to focus. The vibrant color of the small Basslet makes it worth the wait.
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date posted posted: Friday, September 18, 2015
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"In the Trenches"
It is rare to find an Octopus during the day. Generally when we see a pile of empty Conch Shells, we assume there is a hiding eight legger some where close. This one in particular had curled himself up into a tight ball just inside
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date posted posted: Friday, September 18, 2015
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"Two Heads Are Better Than One!"- I found a coral head with a green moray face sticking out one side, and a super long tail winding out the other. Confident it wasn't a record-size eel, I waited a long while.My patience was rewarded with this image.
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 17, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Suspended"
A Jelly Fish suspended in water and light rays.
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 17, 2015
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"Jelly Burst"
A Jelly Fish backlit using the sun.
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friendly little guy he is all the time just looking for a... by Simon Dyer
friendly little guy he is all the time just looking for a friend and a feed
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12 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 17, 2015
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north wall roundabout 10.5 fisheye on a d300 no strobes by Simon Dyer
north wall roundabout 10.5 fisheye on a d300 no strobes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 16, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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When I saw this shrimp holding its ground & posing against the sponge, I knew I had to take the photo as they are usually shy and keeps moving around to hide.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 15, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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