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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Cayman islands

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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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"Lace"
A slender filefish--and its eye--is framed by a seafan. I floated gently into place to frame the eye, and positioned my strobe in order to backlight the fish and seafan.
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 25, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Massive purple sea fan on the side of a coral head on the North Wall of Grand Cayman
"Seahorse Sponge" 
With all the action of of capturing t... by Chase Darnell
"Seahorse Sponge"
With all the action of of capturing the amazing movements of this group of Silversides I couldn't help but see this Orange Elephant Ear sponge closely resembling a Sea Horse.
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 25, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Bristle worm bouquet"
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date posted posted: Yesterday
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
view portfolio more shots by Dusty Norman
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Hunting
This image was taken at Devils' Grotto. I had hoped that a tarpon was coming through the hole in the silversides, but I got this Bar Jack instead. I was happy with it anyway.
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'Into The Woods' - A mutton snapper swims through the coral reefs of Grand Cayman
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A gorgeous sponge on the wreck of the Doc Poulson.
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"Silver Rush"
Silversides rush over sponges on the North Wall. They arrive on Grand Cayman once a year...if we're lucky. They're amazing to photograph--racing in large packs to evade predators.
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A secretary blenny checking out it's surroundings
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"Red eye"
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date posted posted: (6 days ago)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Contemplating".
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date posted category: Macro - swimming
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"Take Me To Your Leader"
A graysby fish stares menacingly at the camera. No Photoshop, I set up my strobe lighting for a creepy effect, to go with the look I was getting.
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"Free fall"
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date posted posted: (last week)
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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A Sailfin Blenny displays his distinctive trait.
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A diver explores the engine room of the ex-USS Kittiwake. I used a slave strobe and placed it so it would burst light through the metal structure in front of the diver.
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date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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'Light Ray' - A southern stingray of Grand Cayman
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"Red on Red"
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'Radiance' - A black background was created in post-processing to showcase the brilliant colors of this Caribbean reef squid.
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"Making the turn"
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Flamingo Tongues in love
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date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Cayman islands
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Male jaw fish incubating the eggs.
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"Stars Above And Below"
Starfish are seen both through the surface of the water and below. No Photoshop: I used my wide angle dome port for this shot, carefully angling my camera housing in order to get both the over and under water views.
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"Vortex"
The Horse Eyed Jacks love played follow the lea... by Chase Darnell
"Vortex"
The Horse Eyed Jacks love played follow the leader around the Kittiwake.
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"Friendly Atmosphere"
A Banded Coral Shrimp making frien... by Chase Darnell
"Friendly Atmosphere"
A Banded Coral Shrimp making friends with a White Spotted Moray.
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Shadow hunting over a Southern Stingray
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date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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A two claw shrimp peers out from a purple vase sponge. This kind of shrimp is a rare find in Cayman! I used a shallow depth of field to focus just on the shrimp's eyes.
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Hiding in the polyps
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