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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

Reef Squid in the process of mating caught in mid water at Bari Reef in Bonaire.
By Michael Urciuoli
posted Sunday, March 7, 2010
95 votes

Caught this Spotted Cleaner Shrimp in a purple anemone at the Salt Pier in Bonaire with a Canon 5D, 100mm Macro lens
By Michael Urciuoli
posted Monday, March 8, 2010
71 votes

The anchor just in front of Calabas Reef in Bonaire. Great vis and calm water - the anchor found a good place to stay. Shot with a Canon 30D in an Ikelite housing and Sigma 15/2.8 fisheye.
By Lee Newman
posted Monday, May 4, 2009
70 votes

shrimp close to me. takes a time to got it in position. Kralendijk, Bonaire. Canon EOS 5 D and Makro 100
By Harald Schottner
posted Thursday, October 7, 2010
67 votes

Two Caribbean Reef Squids mating in midwater.
By Barry Brown
posted Wednesday, September 9, 2009
64 votes

Spotted Cleaner Shrimp
By John Roach
posted Friday, April 15, 2011
55 votes

Web Burrfish, nigth dive, Bonaire.
By Abimael Márquez
posted Friday, August 19, 2011
55 votes

Unbelievable...I was cleaning my photo equipment at the pool and justat this moment a leguan come in the pool to drink fresh water. I dive to the buttom of the pool and make my shot !!! Thank you, little Godzilla...
By Dave Benz
posted Monday, March 16, 2009
54 votes
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Pelagic Tunicate/I happened upon this strange, nearly tra... by Gladys Engler
Pelagic Tunicate/I happened upon this strange, nearly translucent creature, called a Salp, during a safety stop while diving in the Caribbean. Luckily I was shooting macro with my Nikonos V, and always saved one frame, "just in case".
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date posted posted: (2 days ago)
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Netherlands Antilles
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Overunder shot. A Brown Pelican is resting after a strike... by Lorenzo Mittiga
Overunder shot. A Brown Pelican is resting after a strike, floating on its dinner, a ball of frenetic bait fish. Camera: Canon 7D; EasyDive Leo2; no strobes.
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Grouper gets cleaned
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Netherlands Antilles
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Sawblade shrimp from St. Eustatius
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Grouper with companion
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date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Netherlands Antilles
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Squid
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date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Netherlands Antilles
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Spotted Anemone Cleaner Shrimp
Canon 7D - 100mm macro - +10 diopter
Bonaire
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Startled (Peppermint) Goby by Aja Radl
Startled (Peppermint) Goby
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Sexy Shrimp peering out at me, as if to say "Peek a boo!"
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Pikeblennie excited
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date posted posted: Monday, May 30, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Netherlands Antilles
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The sailfin blennie male attract females by flashing his huge dorsal fin in a blink of an eye. An almost impossible job to get it in the picture.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 25, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Netherlands Antilles
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Fingerprint shell
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 24, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Netherlands Antilles
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Bearded Fireworm by Aja Radl
Bearded Fireworm
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Baby Drumfish by Aja Radl
Baby Drumfish
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Small frogfish fishing for dinner
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date posted posted: Monday, May 16, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Netherlands Antilles
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"I told you you should have trimmed your lawn, Neighbour!... by Aja Radl
"I told you you should have trimmed your lawn, Neighbour!" (Secretary Blennies, Bonaire)
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It took me quite a few tries to get a good image of this spinyhead blenny.
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Blenny face, Klein Bonaire by Alejandro Topete
Blenny face, Klein Bonaire
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Juvenile trunkfish. Cute black and yellow marbles almost impossible to get in focus...at least for me.
This shot looks like a satellite orbiting a planet to me. Which is why I left the backscatter in, since it contributed to the feeling.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 4, 2016
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Gulf of Venezuela Netherlands Antilles
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Christmas Tree Worms are my favorite subject. You have to be very stealthy to get in close to them. This is not cropped with only backscatter removed.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 4, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Gulf of Venezuela Netherlands Antilles
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'From out of the dark...'
I spent some time waiting for this little speckled eel to come out far enough for a good image.
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date posted posted: Friday, April 29, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf of Venezuela Netherlands Antilles
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Tesselated Blenny (Hypsoblennius invemar) by Aja Radl
Tesselated Blenny (Hypsoblennius invemar)
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Litle fantasy shrimp, Klein Bonaire by Alejandro Topete
Litle fantasy shrimp, Klein Bonaire
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 27, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Netherlands Antilles
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Fairy Basslet by Aja Radl
Fairy Basslet
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date posted posted: Friday, April 22, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Netherlands Antilles
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Fruit of the Loom
Spinyhead Blenny
Acanthemlemaria spinosa
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Red Clingfish with Eggs. 
Acyrtus rubiginosus
Bonaire D... by John Roach
Red Clingfish with Eggs.
Acyrtus rubiginosus
Bonaire Dutch Antillies
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Baby Turtle in the Reef, Alice in wonderland Bonaire by Alejandro Topete
Baby Turtle in the Reef, Alice in wonderland Bonaire
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date posted posted: Monday, April 18, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Netherlands Antilles
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