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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
71 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
56 votes
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Tarpon Trio
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date posted posted: (4 days ago)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Mermaid statue at Sunset House, Grand Cayman
I used a remote strobe with a Triggerfish strobe trigger to backlight the statue, and waited for the fish to be in a good position to click the shutter.
14 Votes
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date posted posted: (5 days ago)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
view portfolio more shots by Susannah H. Snowden-Smith
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Stingray Magic
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A brightly-colored flagfin glass blenny rests on coral. Shot with one strobe on an angle to provide texture.
(No snoot.)
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date posted posted: (last week)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Shark Speed
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"Prairie Land"
Seagrass takes on the look of a prairie landscape in this slow shutter image. I utilized surge in the shallows, allowing it to push me through the seagrass while I framed rippling blue water as the landscape's sky and clouds.
10 Votes
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date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Hawksbill Turtle Head-On
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Golden Roughhead Blenny
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date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Stingrays and boatman by Pietro Cremone
Stingrays and boatman
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"Glamour Shot"
A hermit crab is framed through the edge of the purple sponge it's sitting in.
11 Votes
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'In Orbit' - Shooting upward at a Caribbean reef squid as it drifts under a cloudy, drizzly sky in the shallow waters of Grand Cayman
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Eagle Ray Surprise
9 Votes
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Look closely: a diver is lit by a remote slave strobe as he explores the interior of the Nicholson shipwreck. The WW II landing vessel lies in 55' of water in Grand Cayman.
4 Votes
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date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
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THE SEEKER
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SLEEP KITTI
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"Lemme take a look in there. Have you been keeping up with your flossing?"
Coney at cleaning station with banded cleaner shrimp
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Psychedelic Stingray!"
A stingray is made colorful with a lighting technique I am developing.
Grand Cayman
8 Votes
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Connection
11 Votes
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Slender file fish hiding in the coral and sponges.
8 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
view portfolio more shots by Dusty Norman
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"Umbrella"
A school of grunts takes shelter under a heal... by Chase Darnell
"Umbrella"
A school of grunts takes shelter under a healthy Elk Horn Coral.
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USS Kittiwake
11 Votes
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'Just The Two Of Us' - Southern stingrays gliding over the sea floor off the coast of Grand Cayman
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Interacting with marine life while snorkeling.
17 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
view portfolio more shots by Glenn Ostle
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Cayman Reef Scene
13 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Turtle Hug"
Sometimes the marine life wants to come see... by Chase Darnell
"Turtle Hug"
Sometimes the marine life wants to come see what your up to.
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22 Votes
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"Magic Eye"
Remember those magic eye puzzles from the 90's? Look closely at this photo and watch the fish appear!
Scorpion Fish, master of disguise...
11 Votes
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Pregnant Caribbean Reef Shark
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