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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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Lighting
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date posted posted: Friday, January 13, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Mexico
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I kind of felt like they were saving the lobster for dinner!
25 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, January 13, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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I kind of felt like they were saving the lobster for dinner!
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date posted posted: Friday, January 13, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Dive the jungle ;-)
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date posted posted: Friday, January 13, 2012
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Mexico
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Barracuda.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 11, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Cenotes
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date posted posted: Monday, January 9, 2012
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Mexico
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Solo bello
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 8, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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The manta rays just swim right up to you, especially if you pretend to ignore them.
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31 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 8, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Taken at the Boiler in the Socorro Islands with Tokina 10-17
34 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, January 6, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Atlantic Mexico
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Cenote Chackmol
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 5, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Choc Mool cenote in Playa del Carmen
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, January 2, 2012
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Mexico
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C-53 Wreck - Cozumel, Mexico
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 1, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Turtle looking over shoulder
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 1, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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These Blue striped grunts were posing for us at the dive site known as Porron, at Playa del Carmen
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 1, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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These ramoras off Playa del Carmen came round us at the end of the dive. They gave us some fantastic blue water photo opportunities
25 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 1, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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White Shark at Isle De Guadalupe Sept 2011 by Ryan Miller
White Shark at Isle De Guadalupe Sept 2011
Runner Up - worthy of note but not a medal winner - an equal 4th place if you like! Runner Up 2011

Final RoundThrough to 2011 awards final round judging
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 31, 2011
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Where divers come from. . . the diver spout.
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 31, 2011
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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My first time diving with the Great White Sharks.  The ca... by Julie Lorenzen
My first time diving with the Great White Sharks. The cage was 35 feet below the surface. My camera was a Intova IC 12 with a wide angle lens
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 31, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Cancun Cenotes - Dos Ojos caverns.  Shot with Nikon D7000... by Thomas Fenady
Cancun Cenotes - Dos Ojos caverns. Shot with Nikon D7000, Ikelite housing, Tokina 10-17 FE, SS200 and SS125 strobes.
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 31, 2011
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Mexico
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Eye to eye with a manta ray. Photo taken in the Archipela... by Fred Remers
Eye to eye with a manta ray. Photo taken in the Archipelago Revillagigedos by San Benedicto Island on a dive site called the Boiler. It was taken with a Canon T3i in an Ikelite housing with an Ikelite DS-125 strobe.
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 31, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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A VERY LARGE HUMBOLDT SQUID PHOTOGRAPHED OF SANTA ROSALIA, BAJA CALIFORNIA, MEXICO
NIKON F100, SUBAL HOUSING, NO STROBE
TMAX 100, UNDEREXPOSED AND OVERDEVELOPED
24 Votes
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Sculpture from the MUSA collection. by Jason Decaires Taylor
Sculpture from the MUSA collection.
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 31, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Coral landscape
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 31, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Bait ball against a backdrop of deep blue sea and sun rays
24 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 31, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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This close encounter with a manta ray took place in the A... by Fred Remers
This close encounter with a manta ray took place in the Archipelago Revillagigedos by San Benedicto Island on a dive site called the Boiler. It was taken with a Canon T3i in an Ikelite housing with an Ikelite DS-125 strobe.
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, December 30, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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While this momma humpback and her calf while remained mot... by Erick Higuera
While this momma humpback and her calf while remained motionless at 60' deep, I freedove to 60' deep to photograph them. It was amazing they didn't care about me!. I use a Subal Housing with a Nikon D70, a Tokina 10-17 and a 1/125, f/5.6 ISO 200
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White Shark, Guadalupe Island Sept 2011 by Ryan Miller
White Shark, Guadalupe Island Sept 2011
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date posted posted: Friday, December 30, 2011
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