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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Mexico (72)

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Giant pacific manta came in for a close up. Taken at Socorro Islands.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, December 12, 2016
135 votes

Close encounter with a giant pacific Manta Ray, taken at the Socorro Islands, Mexico.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, November 7, 2016
130 votes

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
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Mexico

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Beautiful nudibranch found in Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo, Mexico.
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date posted posted: Saturday, June 2, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Portrait of a jewel moray eel, found in Las Gatas, Zihuatanejo, Mexico.
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Close up of a green moray eel, Manzanillo, Zihuatanejo, Mexico.
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date posted posted: Friday, June 1, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Sunken roots in the cavern area, a common site at cenote Car Wash, Quintana Roo, México.
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date posted posted: Monday, May 14, 2012
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Mexico
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Close up of the mouth of a fish that has just taken a snack! shot at Ixtapa Island, Mexico.
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date posted posted: Monday, May 21, 2012
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Typical mexican family spending their vacations refreshing in a Cenote, Mexican Riviera Maya.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 8, 2012
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Mexico
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Fish dwelling the sand for searching for food, Ixtapa Island, México.
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 19, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Morning sun rays at Cenote Cristalino, Quintana Roo, México. The model was freediving and amazed by the awe of the beauty in this spectacular natural wonders.
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Black and White portrait of a cuttlefish found in Akumal, Quintana Roo, México.
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"Talk to the Tail" - a young white shark (Carcharodon carcharias) feigns disinterest as he swims slowly by and away; Nikon D70s in Ikelite, Nikkor 12-24mm in ambient light.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, April 17, 2012
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Gray whale in Guerrero Negro, Baja California, Mexico by Thierry Lannoy
Gray whale in Guerrero Negro, Baja California, Mexico
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Arrowhead crab on top of anemone, found in Zihuatanejo Bay, Mexico.
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Isla Lobos, La Paz by Charles Bernier
Isla Lobos, La Paz
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Predator
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 18, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Mexico
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Pacific Ocean and Rocks in front of Ixtapa, Guerrero, Méx... by Christian Vizl
Pacific Ocean and Rocks in front of Ixtapa, Guerrero, México. This shot was taken some 30 minutes after sunset, with a long exposure. This is how the extraordinary colors and textures were achieved.
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Grand Cenote 374
Woman inside Grand Cenote in Tulum, Qui... by Christian Vizl
Grand Cenote 374
Woman inside Grand Cenote in Tulum, Quintana Roo, receiving the last rays of sun. Inspiring image transmitting the awe that this magnificent natural wonder produce on our souls...it`s crystal clear freshwater!
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Painting with light at its best, Christian ! And I love the pose of the model !
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date posted posted: Friday, April 20, 2012
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Mexico
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Amber Jack by Charles Bernier
Amber Jack
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Woman playing tennis underwater, just for fun!!
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date posted posted: Friday, May 11, 2012
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Mexico
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Cavern Diver entering a sulfur layer at 120 feet inside C... by Christian Vizl
Cavern Diver entering a sulfur layer at 120 feet inside Cenote Angelita, Quintana Roo, Mexico.
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Close up of fish with mouth open, Ixtapa Island, Mexico.
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date posted posted: Sunday, May 20, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Isla lobos, La Paz by Charles Bernier
Isla lobos, La Paz
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Steel Pompano.
Cabo Pearce, Isla Socorro.
24 Votes
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Woman Free Diving at Cenote Jardin del Eden, Quintana Roo... by Christian Vizl
Woman Free Diving at Cenote Jardin del Eden, Quintana Roo, México.
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Highest level of underwater photography by Wilfried Niedermayr
Highest level of underwater photography
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date posted posted: Saturday, June 2, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Woman playing tennis underwater, just for the fun of it!
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With the right idea and a flash of creativity, even a pool shot can rock the house ;-)
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 15, 2012
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Mexico
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Underwater nude portrait, in Black and White, this photo ... by Christian Vizl
Underwater nude portrait, in Black and White, this photo belongs to a series called "the freedom series".
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Waldorf & Stadler.
Black jacks, Isla Socorro.
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