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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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Caribbean Reef Squid (Sepioteuthis sepioidea) at El Presidente, Cozumel, Quintana Roo, Mexico
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 23, 2010
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Spotted Moray (Gymnothorax moringa) at Paradise Reef
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date posted posted: Friday, January 22, 2010
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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I photographed this green eyed puffer during a shallow night dive just off the rocky shore. I love to dive at night and when I can't find a trip going out I always find plenty of subjects just off the shore...
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 19, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Stoplight Parrotfish (Sparisoma veride) at Paradise Reef
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 19, 2010
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Smooth Trunkfish (Lactophrys triqueter) at Paradise Reef
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 19, 2010
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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this was take during a skiff tour of Guadalupe island. ta... by Andrew Strusiner
this was take during a skiff tour of Guadalupe island. taken with a nikon d200 and a 100mm-300mm lens.. this guy was just sittting there posing.. like he knew we were taking pictures..
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 19, 2010
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Shot w/ Nikonos off of Cozumel.  The Turtles were everywh... by Roger Riley
Shot w/ Nikonos off of Cozumel. The Turtles were everywhere that week.
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date posted posted: Monday, January 18, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Caribbean Reef Octopus (Octopus briareus) at Paraside Reef
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Queen Triggerfish (Balistes vetula) at Paradise Reef
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date posted posted: Monday, January 18, 2010
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Bicolor Damselfish (Stegastes partitus) with beautiful corals in Cozumel at Paseo de Cedral
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date posted posted: Friday, January 15, 2010
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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This is a great shot of a Drum in Cozumel Mexico done on a night dive with a Dx-1G sea & sea camera and a Ys strobe.
Drum move very fast and are often hard to photograph but at night this one slowed down a bit and the flash stopped motion ...
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taken in Cozumel,Mexico. chased the fish around for about... by Rayna Tuero
taken in Cozumel,Mexico. chased the fish around for about 1 hour to get this shot. Used an Olympus stylus tough.
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 14, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Hot Pursuit
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 13, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Groupper from Sea of Cortez
Taken with Nikon D100 in Hug... by Nuno Perez
Groupper from Sea of Cortez
Taken with Nikon D100 in Hugyfot housing, manual exposure control
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Goldentail Moray (Gymnothorax miliaris) at the Columbia Shallows, Cozumel, Quintana Roo, Mexico
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 10, 2010
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Great Barracuda (Sphyraena barracuda) at the San Francisco Wall, Cozumel, Quintana Roo, Mexico
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This octopus was taken at night with a Dx-1g Sea & sea camera and a Ys strobe as it transitioned between colors
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Hunters
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 9, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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two scorpionfish mating in Cancun by Javier Sandoval
two scorpionfish mating in Cancun
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 9, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Isla Hunter
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date posted posted: Friday, January 8, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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group of eagle rays, december you can see up to 30 of the... by Javier Sandoval
group of eagle rays, december you can see up to 30 of them together in Cancun
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 7, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Eyes - taken @ jardines, playacar, mexico, April 2009 wit... by Davide Vimercati
Eyes - taken @ jardines, playacar, mexico, April 2009 with Nikon D90
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 5, 2010
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Close Call
28 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, January 4, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Surface Tension
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 3, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Sunset at Banco Chinchorro Atoll, Quintana Roo, Mexico by Baruch Figueroa-Zavala
Sunset at Banco Chinchorro Atoll, Quintana Roo, Mexico
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date posted posted: Friday, January 1, 2010
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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One of the many turtles in the waters around Cozumel.  Ta... by Roger Riley
One of the many turtles in the waters around Cozumel. Taken the old fashioned way with a Nikonos & film.
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Halocline / I took this picture while cave diving in the ... by Veronica Von Allworden
Halocline / I took this picture while cave diving in the Ponderosa Cave system in the Yucatan, Mexico. The halocline, where the fresh and salt water meet, create a line through the picture as the light refracts through the different water densities.
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 31, 2009
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Mexico
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