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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Mexico (2)

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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
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Checking out the divers in the buffet cage in Guadalupe.
votes: 8
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date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Guadalupe White Shark playing the role of Charlie Brown.
votes: 4
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Whaleshark with diver
votes: 9
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Cenote Silhoette - Little Rhamdia Catfish in a Mexican Cenote.
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votes: 28
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date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Mexico
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Whale Shark and snorkel
votes: 7
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Whale Shark Feeding
Isla Mujeres, Mexico
Canon 5D3
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Dark Shark
Whale Shark ramming plankton
votes: 15
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date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Three in Harmony - 2014.
A seldom occurrence this year.
votes: 24
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Whale Shark and freediver sharing the ocean peacefully
votes: 19
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Snorkeling off a boat in the Yucatan, Puerto Morales, fis... by Alison Ranheim
Snorkeling off a boat in the Yucatan, Puerto Morales, fish's eye view.
votes: 9
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Great White Shark approaching the Cage
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votes: 23
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date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Eagle Ray dropping sand after sifting for food. Looks almost like a winter scene
votes: 18
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date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Egg-Rippled Surface – Manta birostris glides just below the calm surface, taking in the tuna roe. OM-D E-M5, 8mm, natural light.
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Curiosity Gull, happy Wednesday!
votes: 16
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Whale Shark's endless search for plankton just beneath the surface
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My friend looks rather insignificant behind a large whale shark!
Canon 5D3 w/ 8-15mm fisheye
votes: 17
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date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Epic Langarm!
(term for 'selfie' in Afrikaans, directly translated as 'long-arm') A fun memory-shot for us.
votes: 15
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Near Isla Contoy, Yucatan Peninsula.  This Whale Shark wa... by Alison Ranheim
Near Isla Contoy, Yucatan Peninsula. This Whale Shark was one of about 15.
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date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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introduced Pest
votes: 7
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On Cue - a special surprise drifted into shot as I was setting up for an over/under with the deep blue ocean. 4inch dome, OM-D E-M5, 8mm, natural light.
votes: 18
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Videographer working for his shot; chasing a good sized whale shark.
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Remora hitching a ride on a whale shark's tail. I wonder if this one is more of a thrill seeker since he went for the craziest place instead of just hanging out on the body, or pectoral fins like his buddies!
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A serene pair of feeding Whale Sharks, a ballet couple come to mind....
votes: 19
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The fish eggs that the whale sharks are feasting upon are very visible going into this shark's mouth.
What has to be very irritating is the remora that is latched onto it's freakin' tonsils!!!! Man, that makes my throat tickle!!!
8mm fisheye
votes: 15
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Tagalong ~ Whitefin Sharksucker prospecting a potential companion, turned out to be a friendly little guy. 4inch dome, OM-D E-M5, 8mm, natural light.
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Special, clearly stands out.
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Arrow Crab
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Whale shark cruising towards the surface near Isla Mujeres, Mexico
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