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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Mexico (51)

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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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The point of no return - Chac Mool Cenote - notice the Ha... by Stephan Attwood
The point of no return - Chac Mool Cenote - notice the Halocline at the bottom of the photo. Amazing cavern dive with an air dome 3/4 through the dive.
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 4, 2012
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Diving. Wish I could join the humpback :-)
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Arch of grunts
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date posted posted: Saturday, March 3, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Swimming through a swarm.
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Another manta shot. Hope I don't bore you. But I really like these animals, even though it is difficult to capture their beauty in a photo.
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Sea lion at the point. by Charles Bernier
Sea lion at the point.
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Beautiful manta and happy divers at "the Boiler", Socorro. Fantastic rock. I like the volcanic layers you can see in the image. A unique place.
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My first trip with my Canon 5dmkII 17-40mm. Up close and ... by Giny Smith
My first trip with my Canon 5dmkII 17-40mm. Up close and personal with this very cooperative model!
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Jack n Manta
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 28, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Beauty in UW cave
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 28, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Mexico
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Before the dive. Friendly humpback whale was interacting with us in our surfaceinterval. Fantastic creature and experience.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 28, 2012
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Sea Of Cortés /Gulf of California Mexico
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Inquisitive Pacific Dog Snapper at Pelican Rock ,october ... by Marc Guerrin
Inquisitive Pacific Dog Snapper at Pelican Rock ,october 2011
Latin : Lutjanus novemfasciatus
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Lion Fish shot with Fujifilm Finepix F500EXR and an Intov... by Stephan Attwood
Lion Fish shot with Fujifilm Finepix F500EXR and an Intova ISS4000 flash
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 25, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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California Sea Lion at the Point dive site ,Cabo san Luca... by Marc Guerrin
California Sea Lion at the Point dive site ,Cabo san Lucas.shot while freediving.july 2011
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Sea horse by Charles Bernier
Sea horse
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The odd couple. The mexican hogfish likes to interfere. So here is a flounder and a mexican hogfish. Cabo Pearce, Socorro.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 22, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Sea Of Cortés /Gulf of California Mexico
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Need a hair cut? by Charles Bernier
Need a hair cut?
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Baby Moray hiding in the coral by Stephan Attwood
Baby Moray hiding in the coral
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 21, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Biggest whitetip shark in the universe ??? Or maybe a fisheye distortion, or maybe a very small diver ? Your choice :-)
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Vampire! by Charles Bernier
Vampire!
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Arrow crab shot in Cozamel on Palancar Bricks. Shot using... by Stephan Attwood
Arrow crab shot in Cozamel on Palancar Bricks. Shot using a Fujifilm EXR 16 Mega CMOS and an Intova 4000 flash.
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date posted posted: Monday, February 20, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Second image of manta cleaning. Quite different photo though. They are pretty busy these clarion angel fish
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date posted posted: Monday, February 20, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Sea Of Cortés /Gulf of California Mexico
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Blennie by Charles Bernier
Blennie
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Jelly
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face to face
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 19, 2012
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Phantom
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 19, 2012
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Manta ray getting a good cleaning from a school of clario... by Christian Nielsen
Manta ray getting a good cleaning from a school of clarion angel fish. Cabo Pearce, Socorro Island.
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