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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Mexico (54)

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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
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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Cave divers exiting into the cavern area of a mexican Cenote.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 15, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Mexico
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Snail and Water plants at a mexican Cenote.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 14, 2012
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Mexico
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It's the beginning of shark week and Guadalupe season. This is a good beginning.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 14, 2012
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Snail and water plants at a mexican cenote.
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date posted posted: Monday, August 13, 2012
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Mexico
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Close up of a Trumpet fish
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 12, 2012
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Turtle at Cenote Chikin Ha, Quintana Roo, Mexico.
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 11, 2012
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Mexico
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Selkie at cenote Chikin Ha, Quintana Roo, Mexico.
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date posted posted: Friday, August 10, 2012
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Mexico
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Close up of fish and coral at Veracruz, Mexico.
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 9, 2012
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Selkie woman at cenote Carwash, Quintana Roo, México.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 8, 2012
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Mexico
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Wild mollies found at Cenote Jardin del Eden, Quintana Roo, Mexico.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 7, 2012
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Mexico
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Cave diver at cenote Aktun Ha, Quintana Roo, Mexico
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date posted posted: Monday, August 6, 2012
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Mexico
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A curious whale shark swims with a lucky snorkeler.
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date posted posted: Monday, August 6, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Fishes and water plant in cenote Aktun Ha, Mexico.
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 5, 2012
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Mexico
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A school of Silky and Silvertip sharks that seasonally meet at Roca Partida, Mex.
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 5, 2012
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Close up of fish.
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 4, 2012
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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"Space cruisers"
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"Fly me to the moon... Let me swing among those stars"...the idea makes the shot ! Christian showed us how even backscatter can become part of a picture's story :-)
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 2, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Blenny in beautiful coral reef, Veracruz, Mexico.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 1, 2012
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Blenny in red coral, Veracruz, Mexico.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 31, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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A rare sighting of a thresher shark milling around underneath a baitball. This was taken while freediving.
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date posted posted: Monday, July 30, 2012
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Detail of a starfish found in Ixtapa, Mexico.
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date posted posted: Monday, July 30, 2012
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Kissing Buda II.
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 26, 2012
date posted category: Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Detail of a starfish found at Ixtapa, Mexico.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 25, 2012
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Couple of sepias swimming in Akumal, Quintana Roo, Mexico.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 24, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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a self-portrait in the pool.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 24, 2012
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Mexico
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Playing in the pool....
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 22, 2012
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Mexico
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VW from the Isla Muejers underwater museum
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 21, 2012
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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This Giant Pacific Manta stops at a cleaning station to get cleaned by the bright orange Clarion Angelfish. You can see the parasites on the skin of the manta as well as the remora.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 18, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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