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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Gulf Of Mexico

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Captain of the "El Aguila" in Roatan. Permission to board denied
The Oriskany, an aircraft carrier sunk as an artificial reef off of Pensacola, Florida.
Sailfish - I was visited by this sailfish when I was snorkeling 20 miles from shore to photograph a school of mahi that were swimming around the boat. This sailfish came speeding at me, trying to catch a mahi that had decided to use me for cover.
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 ...
These Rasses were photographed on BlackTip Reef west Of Clearwater Florida .
This is a Belted Sandfish taken on Mammoth Rock Reef, in the Gulf of Mexico,West Of Clearwater Beach Florida. They are commonly found on reefs in the northern to central Gulf and make great macro subjects.
Spadefish at the Air Force Tower site off of Cape San Blas, in the northern Gulf of Mexico.
Seaweed Blenny
This octopus was taken at night with a Dx-1g Sea & sea camera and a Ys strobe as it transitioned between colors
Loggerhead Turtle at the Wreck of the Vamar, Mexico Beach, FL
Squid
Roatan seahorse (5D MII 100mm)
One of the many turtles in the waters around Cozumel. Taken the old fashioned way with a Nikonos & film.
Ghost crab on the beach at Mexico Beach, Florida.
Giant Basket Star out for a night feeding frenzy. The unfurling and curling of the long arms were amazing to see.
I took this while on a boat dive out of Panama City Florida. It was my daughter's first boat dive and her scuba certification final dive so I was mostly taking photos of her... but took a few of the fish and got this one.
My son Matthew when He saw a shark for the first time. Boy Scout Camp on deserted Island near Briton Key, Florida This location was at Loo Key
These 2 Flying Gurnards were so enthralled with each other as they swam around in circles, they seemed to not notice my approach. I slowly descended to the sandy bottom and just laid there taking their photo and watching their behavior.
I had just completed a shore dive off Utila and was getting out of the water when I spotted this reef squid in about 2 feet of water. I put on my mask and snorkel and floated over the squid taking several photos as he seemed to pose for me.
Waiting for Sunset
I few years ago I missed a shot because I used a cheap camera, well determined to never miss a shot again I took the plunge and invested in some real equipment this last year. The result; Cozumel Rainbow Squid...
The Dream collector
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Scorpion fish drift diving in Cozumel. Floated right over top of this guy. Can you see him?
out of the darkness.....
Eagle ray in flight
Reef Closeup shot with single strobe
Colorful Caribbean Fish. Canon G10
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