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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Mexico (74)

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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
93 votes

Sea Turtle, just about crashing into Camera housing dome.
By Holly Heffner
posted Sunday, September 3, 2006
93 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
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Moray eels @ El Bajo in the sea of Cortes by Denis Krueger
Moray eels @ El Bajo in the sea of Cortes
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date posted posted: Saturday, June 19, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Sea Of Cortés /Gulf of California Mexico
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Calavera cenote (Temple of Doom), near Tulum
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date posted posted: Thursday, June 17, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Mexico
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Friendly Pacific Manta @ San Benedicto Island, Revillagig... by Frankie Rivera
Friendly Pacific Manta @ San Benedicto Island, Revillagigedos
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 16, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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California Sealion dancing swimming in a plankton blume i... by Denis Krueger
California Sealion dancing swimming in a plankton blume in 50 ft of water. Picture taken with a Sea & Sea DX-1G with a Inon 2000 strobe.
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Diving with Big Mantas @ Socorro. I use my nikkon D80 wit... by Pedro Padilla
Diving with Big Mantas @ Socorro. I use my nikkon D80 with 15mm Fisheye lens. Shoot f/8 @ 1/60sec. ISO 100
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Spotted moray by Baruch Figueroa-Zavala
Spotted moray
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 9, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Hawksbill Sea turtle and Queen Angelfish by John Bailey
Hawksbill Sea turtle and Queen Angelfish
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What a crowd this day :-)
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 8, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Giant Pacific Manta with my friend Pedro at San Benedicto... by Frankie Rivera
Giant Pacific Manta with my friend Pedro at San Benedicto Island (Revillagigedos)
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anemone on night dive
15 Votes
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85 feet at Palancar reef
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Barracuda and Jacks
14 Votes
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Carribean king crab on night dive, Cozumel
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Octopus on night dive
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Christmas tree worms
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What kind of clam is this?
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20+ pound spiny lobster on night dive
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, May 28, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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This lobster was 20+ pounds
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Grand Barracuda in the middle of a large school of jacks
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 26, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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This image of a Split Crown Feather Duster was taken during a dive at Paradise Reef off Cozumel in April.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 26, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Snail eggs by Armando Gasse
Snail eggs
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, May 17, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Barracuda by Armando Gasse
Barracuda
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, May 16, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Hawksbill Turtle pausing to check me out by Brian Lasenby
Hawksbill Turtle pausing to check me out
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, May 16, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Bull shark up close and personal by Armando Gasse
Bull shark up close and personal

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date posted posted: Saturday, May 15, 2010
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Whale shark in the blue by Armando Gasse
Whale shark in the blue
24 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, May 14, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Gray angelfish in the crystal clear waters of Cozumel by Brian Lasenby
Gray angelfish in the crystal clear waters of Cozumel
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, May 14, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Hawksbill turtle and diver - Cozumel by Brian Lasenby
Hawksbill turtle and diver - Cozumel
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 13, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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