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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Caribbean Sea (6)

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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

I loved all these colorful corols and a single big eyed!
By Talih Tinay
posted Tuesday, March 7, 2006
95 votes

Sea Turtle, just about crashing into Camera housing dome.
By Holly Heffner
posted Sunday, September 3, 2006
93 votes

We swam with this big guy for almost an hour. He brushed up against me several times. It is believed he was hit by the ferry boat. You can see the scars on his back and a tear in the dorsal fin...Photo was taken with no strobe, Olympus 4040
By Holly Heffner
posted Tuesday, July 25, 2006
91 votes

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

Queen Angel of the Deep
By Steven Daniel
posted Wednesday, January 7, 2009
90 votes

This picture was taken in Bonaire on a site called Andrea II.  It was taken with a Canon G9.  Settings were 1/60 @ F8
By Don Robillard
posted Saturday, April 4, 2009
90 votes

Green Turtle in Akumal,Mexico
By Steven Daniel
posted Saturday, December 30, 2006
87 votes

Diver Drifting on the a Cozumel drift dive
By Steven Daniel
posted Monday, January 12, 2009
86 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Caribbean Sea

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"Dropping In"
Snorkeler explores a vibrant reef in the North Sound, Grand Cayman
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"SOLO"
Spotted Eagle Ray North Wall, Grand Cayman
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"Tarpon Undercarriage": Photographed at Macabuca/Turtle Farm on Grand Cayman. I hovered in front and below the "Tarpon Cave" where they hang out during the day. Lying close to the sandy bottom I shot up against the blue and coral.
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I was at work mapping a dive site and spotted this tiny J... by Henley Spiers
I was at work mapping a dive site and spotted this tiny Juvenile Parrotfish in a barrel sponge.
Olympus OMD EM5; 12-50mm lens; f16; 1/250; ISO 200
Nauticam housing; Single Sea & Sea YS D1 strobe
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Gilberto getting "curious" with my fisheye-macro-port sea... by Mathieu Foulquié
Gilberto getting "curious" with my fisheye-macro-port seacam (Crocodylus acutus)
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cuba
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no strobes, d800 Ghost Ship
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"Abandoned Ship"
EX-USS Kittiwake Grand Cayman
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"Schools Out"
Minimal Silverside action this year, keeping the hopes high for and explosive summer for 2015 =)
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I was very lucky to have Alex Mustard as my model,
Nikon D800, 17 mm tokina lens, f10, 100 iso, 1/200
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date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Sting Ray sand bar at sunrise, 17mm Tokina lens, Iso 125, f-11 1/250
Was very lucky to only have 6 people at the location for 2 hours so no backscatter from the usual amount of visitors.
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Standing stones and sunset
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"Tiger in the sky"
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Bahamas
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'A Golden Moment'
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Giddyup! -forced perspective
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Cool composition.
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drifting through a school of grunts
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negative space
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selfie :-)
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on the kittiwake grand cayman diving dns by Simon Dyer
on the kittiwake grand cayman diving dns
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date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Shark with an interesting skin texture.
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date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Belize
view portfolio more shots by Patrick Reardon
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"Highlights"
Hawksbill and Diver, Grand Cayman
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"Eye See the Light"
Reef Squid, Grand Cayman
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30ft Whale shark feeding whilst migrating in Southern Belize by Polly Alford
30ft Whale shark feeding whilst migrating in Southern Belize
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date posted location: Caribbean Sea Belize
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Colourful encounter
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cuba
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was pointed out by dean reid of dns diving in grand cayma... by Simon Dyer
was pointed out by dean reid of dns diving in grand cayman on the kittiewake
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shark & sun rays
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date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cuba
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Parrotfish at the cleaners. by Alison Ranheim
Parrotfish at the cleaners.
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date posted location: Caribbean Sea Honduras
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"Sunny Interaction"
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