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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Caribbean Sea (3)

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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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"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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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 16, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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A very friendly hogfish hogging the camera. by Stuart Spechler
A very friendly hogfish hogging the camera.
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 16, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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"Free fall"
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date posted posted: Monday, August 15, 2016
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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Shrimp with Heterochromia
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 13, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Honduras
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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 posted: Saturday, August 13, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Eye of the cenote, Tulum Mexico by Alejandro Topete
Eye of the cenote, Tulum Mexico
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 11, 2016
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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'Light Ray' - A southern stingray of Grand Cayman
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"Red on Red"
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 11, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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'Radiance' - A black background was created in post-processing to showcase the brilliant colors of this Caribbean reef squid.
13 Votes
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Orange cup coral  Tubastrea coccinea by Arun Madisetti
Orange cup coral Tubastrea coccinea
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 9, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Dominica
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"Making the turn"
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10 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 9, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Caribbean Macro All-Star - the Gaudy Clown Crab
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 9, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Saint Lucia
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Male jaw fish incubating the eggs.
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date posted posted: Monday, August 8, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Evelio
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date posted posted: Monday, August 8, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Friends
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 7, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Eggs of a Caribbean reef squid (Sepioteuthis sepioidea)
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 6, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Honduras
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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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date posted posted: Saturday, August 6, 2016
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Anemone Shrimp taken with my TG4 in Curacao by Derrick Laszlo
Anemone Shrimp taken with my TG4 in Curacao
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date posted posted: Friday, August 5, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Netherlands Antilles
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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.
11 Votes
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Sharpnose Puffer (Canthigaster rostrata)
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14 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 2, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Honduras
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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.
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 2, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Great Smile
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12 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, August 1, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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American salt water crocodile close-up by Daniel Flormann
American salt water crocodile close-up
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, August 1, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Shadow hunting over a Southern Stingray
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 31, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Pederson's shrimp (Ancylomenes pedersoni) on a Split-Crown Feather Duster (Anamobaea oerstedi)
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 30, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Honduras
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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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date posted posted: Friday, July 29, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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