loading Photo Contest loading ...
please wait - lots of graphics on this page!
Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Mexico (74)

Underwater photo contest

Entries to the annual contest close 31st December 2014

11 days to go
Peoples' Vote


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

Inspired by nearby competition, this male humpback put some serious power into this series of forward lunges. In 7 years of whale watching, I had never seen a lunge like this from this angle. Taken with a canon 350d and 70-300 lens.
By Tyania Diffin
posted Wednesday, May 31, 2006
92 votes

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

This image was taken in Guadalupe Islanda in October 2008 using a Nikonos RS with a 20-35mm lens.  THs film I used was Fuji Velvia 100 speed, f8 at approximately 125.  Color corrected in photoshop CS.
By Steven Kl Smith
posted Tuesday, December 16, 2008
84 votes

Sponges and soft corals at the top of the reef, the photo was taken with the Sealife DC200 using a single strobe, while ascending for safety stop
By Steven Anderson
posted Friday, March 31, 2006
81 votes

This photo was taken in Cozumel in Dec of 2005, there were 2 French Angels in this hole along with 2 Queen Angels. All photo friendly.
By Steven Anderson
posted Tuesday, February 28, 2006
79 votes

This crab was photographed by klaus Bosbach in Cenote
By Klaus Bosbach
posted Wednesday, September 21, 2011
78 votes

Cozumel Sunset-Shot with a Canon EOS Xti and 24-105 zoom lens
By Steven Daniel
posted Wednesday, January 14, 2009
77 votes
About Peoples' vote About Peoples' vote
Forums
forum latest Sea and Sea YS90 Auto Lighting Package for Sale
By UWPPaul
03:54 CST Today (4 hours ago)
forum latest Stunning
By Underwaterellen
05:14 CST Today (2 hours ago)
forum latest HOW TO CONVERT MTS TO APPLE INTERMEDIATE CODEC FOR
By ujinwang3
03:17 CST Today (4 hours ago)
forum latest A way to transcode Avid MXF footage to ProRes for
By ujinwang3
03:27 CST Today (4 hours ago)
forum latest Can After Effects CC support MXF files from Sony X
By ujinwang3
03:30 CST Today (4 hours ago)
Photo Dive Sites
dive sites latestSpawnee
Barbados, Caribbean Sea
dive sites latestKaafa Haa
Maldives, Indian Ocean
dive sites latestLos Gigantes (Tenerife)
Spain, Atlantic (African coastal)
dive sites latestBentenan
Indonesia, Celebes Sea
dive sites latestTH hermnas
Chile, Chilean Sea
dive sites latestOpen Ocean
Spain, Atlantic (African coastal)
dive sites latestKauai, Hawaii
United States, Pacific
dive sites latestSaarbrücken
Germany
dive sites latestMortelle Messina
Italy, Tyrrhenian Sea
dive sites latestEmerald Coast Florida
United States, Gulf Of Mexico

Search the Contest

Entries by Category
Entries by Sea
Entries by Country
or enter search text

forum forum Stats Portfolios Annual Medal Winners slide show Annual Medal Winners spam voting policy photo contest RSS feed rules

Weekly Hotshot

Week 50 winner

weekly hotshot click to zoom

by Kiyoung Jang

Nudibrach images inside bubbles.

Monthly Winners

November Winner

monthly hotshot click to zoom

by Helen Brierley


Last Month's HotShots...


Hotshot stats...
Lucie Drlikova (Second place)
Jan Morton (Third place)
Upload a Photo
Our UW photo contest is the longest running and most prestigious online. If you want to make a name for yourself this is THE place to do it.
Just look at some of the internationally acclaimed photographers who have launched their u/w photo careers here over the years.

Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Mexico

3321 Entries Found: Page 74  of  123
I love this picture - look at the little blue fish by Cheri Denn
I love this picture - look at the little blue fish
7 Votes
VOTE!
Sea lion in heaven by Thierry Lannoy
Sea lion in heaven
35 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Saturday, December 19, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Sea Of Cortés /Gulf of California Mexico
view portfolio more shots by Thierry Lannoy view portfolio
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Graceful Beauty by Cheri Denn
Graceful Beauty
14 Votes
VOTE!
shark diving in playa del carmen mexico by Ramon Magana
shark diving in playa del carmen mexico
12 Votes
VOTE!
Cozumel wall dive, a gray angelfish checking my camera out by Javier Sandoval
Cozumel wall dive, a gray angelfish checking my camera out
Bronze Medal Bronze Medal 2009

Final RoundThrough to 2009 awards final round judging
20 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Wednesday, December 16, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
view portfolio more shots by Javier Sandoval
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Nature's beauty by Cheri Denn
Nature's beauty
6 Votes
VOTE!
A very upset crab. by Cheri Denn
A very upset crab.
10 Votes
VOTE!
Diver in wonderland !!!!! ;-) by Javier Sandoval
Diver in wonderland !!!!! ;-)
shortlistedShortlisted!
16 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Monday, December 14, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
view portfolio more shots by Javier Sandoval
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Oh yes the Queen of the Caribbean, this image was taken during a dive trip to Cozumel in 2009.
11 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
go to the dive site record where this shot was takenDive Site for this image
date posted posted: Monday, December 14, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
view portfolio more shots by Steven Anderson
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Lizard fish with teeth! by Cheri Denn
Lizard fish with teeth!
13 Votes
VOTE!
scuba diver siluete from the inside part of a "reef ball"... by Javier Sandoval
scuba diver siluete from the inside part of a "reef ball" built as an artificial reef
9 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Sunday, December 13, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
view portfolio more shots by Javier Sandoval
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Lands end by Tony Anderson
Lands end
8 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
go to the dive site record where this shot was takenDive Site for this image
date posted posted: Sunday, December 13, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
view portfolio more shots by Tony Anderson
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
This image of a Golden Crinoid was taken while diving in the clear Caribbean waters of Cozumel.
8 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
go to the dive site record where this shot was takenDive Site for this image
date posted posted: Sunday, December 13, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
view portfolio more shots by Steven Anderson
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
This image of sponges was taken during a dive at Palancar Horseshoe during a dive in 2009. These sponges have such cool textures and shapes.
shortlistedShortlisted!
29 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
go to the dive site record where this shot was takenDive Site for this image
date posted posted: Sunday, December 13, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
view portfolio more shots by Steven Anderson
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Cave diver doing deco stop in cenote chac mool by Javier Sandoval
Cave diver doing deco stop in cenote chac mool
shortlistedShortlisted!
22 Votes
VOTE!

go to the forum thread for this entry forum thread for this image
date posted posted: Saturday, December 12, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
view portfolio more shots by Javier Sandoval view portfolio
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Nice life ... :-)
20 Votes
VOTE!
Picture taken with a Canon G9.
shortlistedShortlisted!
23 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
go to the dive site record where this shot was takenDive Site for this image
date posted posted: Wednesday, December 9, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
view portfolio more shots by Raoul Caprez
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
More Porkfish! They seem to love having their photo taken!
12 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
go to the dive site record where this shot was takenDive Site for this image
date posted posted: Monday, December 7, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
view portfolio more shots by Steven Anderson
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
This image of a French Angelfish was taken during a dive at Villa Blanco Wall of Cozumel.
15 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
go to the dive site record where this shot was takenDive Site for this image
date posted posted: Saturday, December 5, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
view portfolio more shots by Steven Anderson
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Yes, one of my favorite subjects, these guys are like happy dogs! Porkfish at Paso De Cedral. Another image from a recent visit to Cozumel.
shortlistedShortlisted!
27 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
go to the dive site record where this shot was takenDive Site for this image
date posted posted: Saturday, December 5, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
view portfolio more shots by Steven Anderson
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
This image is from Paradise Reef - Hours can be spent on this reef of Cozumel.
10 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
go to the dive site record where this shot was takenDive Site for this image
date posted posted: Wednesday, December 2, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
view portfolio more shots by Steven Anderson
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
This image was taken at Paradise Reef off the island of Cozumel. The photo opportunities are endless and there is a subject for everyone. Lots of color! Thanks Liquid Blue!!!!!!!!
12 Votes
VOTE!
Shot on Kodachrome 64 with a Nikonos V and 15 mm lens and... by Alan G. Miller
Shot on Kodachrome 64 with a Nikonos V and 15 mm lens and an Ikelite SS 400 during the hectic play of these young pups that had only been in the water a few weeks at this point. No cropping as usual with my work.
9 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Wednesday, December 2, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Sea Of Cortés /Gulf of California Mexico
view portfolio more shots by Alan G. Miller
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Shot on Kodachrome 64 with a Nikonos V and 15 mm lens and... by Alan G. Miller
Shot on Kodachrome 64 with a Nikonos V and 15 mm lens and an Ikelite SS 400 during the hectic play of these young pups that had only been in the water a few weeks at this point. No cropping as usual with my work.
15 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Tuesday, December 1, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Sea Of Cortés /Gulf of California Mexico
view portfolio more shots by Alan G. Miller
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
A little nap for a young sea lion !
33 Votes
VOTE!
Angels in Cozumel.
15 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Friday, November 27, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
view portfolio more shots by Stuart Spechler
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
This image of a Green Moray was taken duri ng a dive a Paso Del Cedral. This large and almost toothless eel has been there on this reef for a few years.

editor's comments

Editor's Comment
We've had a lot of common shots this month. It doesn't matter if you've seen it before as long as it is well executed like this one from Steven
23 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
go to the dive site record where this shot was takenDive Site for this image
date posted posted: Tuesday, November 24, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
view portfolio more shots by Steven Anderson
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
3321 Entries Found: Page 74  of  123