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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Cayman islands (3)

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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
70 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
55 votes
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"Closer Look"
Throughout the entire dive the two Caribbean Reef sharks known to us as the 'Brothers' made passes back and forth past me, getting closer and closer with each cruise past.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, April 19, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Chest Bump"
Small Hawksbill heading to the surface in Grand Cayman.
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"Submariner" - Yellow spnges frame an imposing barracuda. I was going for a strong graphic image, so dialed up the shutter speed for contrast and to increase the silhouette of the barracuda and ledge it was under.
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date posted posted: Monday, April 18, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Sunlit Dive"
A diver is in motion as he giant strides off the back of a boat into sunlit water. The safety regulator and hang line can be seen in the water below.
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 17, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Colorful Reef Scene"
Babylon, East End, Grand Cayman
Canon 40D in Sea&Sea housing
Tokina 10-17mm lens
ISO 250, f/11, 1/125th
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 13, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Flower Power"
Just under the ladder for this shore dive I saw the glow of these awesome soft corals.
Fantasea Fluorescence gear made this shot possible.
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"Star Marks the Spot"
While exploring the mangroves around Booby Cay on paddle board, we found an abundance of starfish near the roots making for some awesome images.
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REd Caribbean Pistol Shrimp emerges from its anemone home... by Dawn Clerkson
REd Caribbean Pistol Shrimp emerges from its anemone home #shrimp #snappingshrimp #pistolshrimp #crustacean
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 10, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Sweet old loggerhead turtle taking a leisurely swim past us on a wall in Grand Cayman.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 6, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Oro Verde shipwreck
Grand Cayman
Canon 40D in Sea & Sea housing
Ambient light
ISO 320, f/11 1/100th
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date posted posted: Friday, April 1, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Trumpetfish "hiding" on a colorful reef
"You Can't See Me..."
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 29, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Mesmerizing"
Not a photo in the water, but rather, of the water. The crystal clear Cayman water I call home. Where I dive and explore and photograph magical things. It laps at the shore, calling me in. The water here is mesmerizing.
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date posted posted: Saturday, March 26, 2016
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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The Final Frontier
Wreck of the Doc Poulson, growth forward of the wheel house.
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"Under the Waves"
This tower of elk horn coral rests on the edge of the mini wall just below waves overhead.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, March 23, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"The Green House"
At such a shallow depth this mini wall was teaming with life, and so well lit on a bright sunny day.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, March 23, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Commander Of The USS Kittiwake!
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 22, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Green Sea Turtle eating sea grass by Matt Marrone
Green Sea Turtle eating sea grass
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date posted posted: Monday, March 21, 2016
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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School children peer out the windows of a glass-bottom boat as Bermuda chub swim past. The kids were so excited to see us diving and waving to them!
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date posted posted: Saturday, March 19, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Catching the sailfin blenny in action
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date posted posted: Thursday, March 10, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
view portfolio more shots by Adeline Wee
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"Like a Hawk"
No wonder we call them Hawksbill Turtles. Just before I took this image the Turtle was sprawled out over a sponge digging his sharp beak into it. Soon he used his front two fins to push himself upward while letting his beak tear off...
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Brunch Time -2016
Nikon D300 by Samantha Morgan
Brunch Time -2016
Nikon D300
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We've seen more and more curious moray eels as we dive Grand Cayman - likely seeking an easy meal of a lionfish from a diver. This guy swam around us checking us out and then settled into a small swim-thru to watch us as we finished our dive.
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date posted posted: Saturday, March 5, 2016
date posted category: Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
view portfolio more shots by Robin Bateman
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"Hover"
A stingray glides over sand in shallow water. Stingray Sandbar, Grand Cayman
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date posted posted: Saturday, March 5, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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shot with a 105mm nikon ikelite housing with a 2 ys-d1 st... by Simon Dyer
shot with a 105mm nikon ikelite housing with a 2 ys-d1 strobe set up shutter 200 F-stop 22
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 1, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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One of the beautiful wild turtles that live inside the barrier reef at Spotts Beach!
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date posted posted: Monday, February 29, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Layers" - A sharknose goby draws the eye into the corner of this underwater abstract of a brightly-colored sponge and hard corals. I sought to make a strong graphic image, the angles and black negative space as important as the layers and colors.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 23, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Grays by can be quite interesting to photograph,especially when they let you get close with the macro lens.
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 21, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Cayman islands
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