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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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Manatee
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Puerto Rico
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Silky Shark, Playing with sharks, Jardines de la Reina. Cuba by Oscar Castro
Silky Shark, Playing with sharks, Jardines de la Reina. Cuba
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cuba
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Green over Blue
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"Psychedelic Golden Tail"
I had fluorescence filters on my strobes. The eel didn't fluoresce, so I took off the bluish-purple fluoro filters. As I was composing this shot, one of the filters swung in front of a strobe, giving this psychedelic light.
15 Votes
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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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Sailfin Blenny
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Fluorescence! A goby glows brightly on brain coral. I shot this using Nightsea filters: the fluorescence is excited by the blue light emitted through my strobes and then recorded through the Nightsea filter over my macro port.
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 31, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Tiger in the light beams
—Subal underwater housing, Canon 1Dx, Canon 8-15mm fisheye @ 15mm, f13, 1/160s, ISO160, Inon Z240 strobe
2 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 30, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Bahamas
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caribbean reef sharks (gardens of the queen_Cuba) by Mathieu Foulquié
caribbean reef sharks (gardens of the queen_Cuba)
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 29, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cuba
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The Grey Lady
Tiger shark at Tiger Beach, Bahamas
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date posted posted: Friday, December 25, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Bahamas
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Blue Striped Grunts
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date posted posted: Friday, December 25, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Fantasy Shrimp in house, Knife Reef Bonaire
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 24, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Netherlands Antilles
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Better Than A Pot Of Gold
Lemon sharks and Caribbean reef sharks congregate on the surface of the water under a rainbow at Tiger Beach, Bahamas.
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taken on the kittiewake bow starboard anchor chain by Simon Dyer
taken on the kittiewake bow starboard anchor chain
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 24, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Litle Fish with ligth, leonore Bonaire
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 24, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Netherlands Antilles
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Jade on a Night Dive
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 23, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Saint Lucia
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A transitioning French Angelfish races across a coral reef. I photographed this scene with a slow-shutter speed while panning. This enabled me to show the speed while freezing the fish in action.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 23, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Jaws
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Amazing close-up! The detail on the almost-hatched eggs is stunning.
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 22, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Saint Lucia
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Seahorse close up, leonor Bonaire
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 22, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Netherlands Antilles
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Sperm whale dentition, shows the holes in the top jaw whe... by Arun Madisetti
Sperm whale dentition, shows the holes in the top jaw where the teeth fit. taken under permit
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"Air Space"
A Spotted Eagle Ray soars over head under the sun rays.
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12 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, December 21, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Shooting for the Sky"
This Eagle Ray was begging to have his photo taken. Some days it all just goes your way and those are the days that take your experience to the next level.
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date posted posted: Monday, December 21, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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little sea horse in 15ft water at maccabuca by Simon Dyer
little sea horse in 15ft water at maccabuca
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date posted posted: Monday, December 21, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Costasiella kuroshimae by Abimael Márquez
Costasiella kuroshimae
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10 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, December 21, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Puerto Rico
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'Inside The Debbie' The Debbie shipwreck, Blue Reef, Aruba by Romeo Penacino
'Inside The Debbie' The Debbie shipwreck, Blue Reef, Aruba
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 20, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Aruba
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Gimme Shelter - As we drifted out to the end of a coral finger near Sand Chute in Grand Cayman, we were surprised to find this lobster taking a nap in the sponge. Fortunately I was shooting with an 8mm fisheye lens and could capture the moment.
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 20, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Just right!"
A cryptic teardrop crab peers out from the end of a tube sponge that's a perfect fit.
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 20, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Turtle Safari
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 19, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Saint Lucia
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