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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Mexico (51)

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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
92 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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Jump into the jelly. by Jason Decaires Taylor
Jump into the jelly.
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 29, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Many anemones on the Cozumel reefs make great Macro subjects.
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 28, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Interesting and beautiful coral formations in Cozumal at a site named Palancar Caves. The site is part of the overall Palancar reef system so famous in Cozumel. This photo was taken in about 90 feet of water upon exiting one of the swim throughs..
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 28, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Cleaner Wrasse dancing around the bubbles of the "The Sin... by Jason Decaires Taylor
Cleaner Wrasse dancing around the bubbles of the "The Singer" sculpture in Cancun.
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 28, 2011
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Back light bull shark feeding by Shane Gross
Back light bull shark feeding
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 27, 2011
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Anthrpocene. A cement replica of a VW beetle in the Museu... by Jason Decaires Taylor
Anthrpocene. A cement replica of a VW beetle in the Museum of underwater Art.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 27, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Snorkeling with giant mantas. San Benedicto Island, Revil... by Juan Cortes
Snorkeling with giant mantas. San Benedicto Island, Revillagigedo, Mexico.
Canon G12 Ikelite housing. Natural light.
38 Votes
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Frog fish in Veracruz (Cabomex)
Canon G12 Ikelite housin... by Juan Cortes
Frog fish in Veracruz (Cabomex)
Canon G12 Ikelite housing. Ikelite DS161 strobe (only one). TTL
38 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, December 26, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Taken on the underwater Museum in Cancun. Grey angel behi... by Jason Decaires Taylor
Taken on the underwater Museum in Cancun. Grey angel behind the Silent Evolution. 10-20 wide angle.
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 25, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Diver in cenote Pit
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33 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 25, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Beautiful stelagmite at Grand Cenote
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 24, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Batfish nearby the shipwreck C-50 Rivapalacio located in ... by Juan Cortes
Batfish nearby the shipwreck C-50 Rivapalacio located in Veracruz, Mexico. It's not easy to find since the fish hides in the sand or shaded spots under the wreck. I was lucky to be the first diver to go down and the batfish was not hidding yet
Canon
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 24, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Finding a critter that is as intent on feeding as I am in... by Cindy Black
Finding a critter that is as intent on feeding as I am intent on photographing gave me more moments to compose and photograph!
Nikon D200, 105 mm macro, F8, 1/160th, ISO 200
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 24, 2011
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Cave diver in "dreams gate" - 10,5mm fisheye and 2 x flash
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 24, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Diver in the cenote "dreams gate" - taken with 10,5mm fisheye and 2 x DS125 flash in rear mode
29 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 24, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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"big" meeting

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28 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, December 19, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
view portfolio more shots by Afflitti Gianluca
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Seals.
13 Votes
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Panulirus argus- Langosta caribeña
D90, 60mm macro, ikelite 100
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, December 16, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Spanish Dancers...they were mating and then one crawled o... by Brooke Jolley
Spanish Dancers...they were mating and then one crawled off. Cannon Point and shoot camera.
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 11, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Mexico
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The Barbie Line. Cenote Dos Ojos by Toby Lynch
The Barbie Line. Cenote Dos Ojos
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 10, 2011
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Mexico
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Juvenile Queen Angelfish.... relatively rare and not often seen and/or photographed. Palancar Reef, Cozumel
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 29, 2011
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Zihuatanejo sunset. Enjoy!
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date posted posted: Monday, November 28, 2011
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Cenote, Dos Ojos, Mexico, Riviera Maya.
Nikon D90, 10,5 fisheye, natural light.
in the Cavern NO Salt!! Amazing place!!
25 Votes
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Bull shark with Playa scuba Dive Center
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 26, 2011
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Cabo Sunset. View from the pool over the marina after a day of diving in Cabo, with maybe a Margarita to relax with. The blue / lavender light in the center is Cabo Wabo. Enjoy
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Picture taken on a cenote dive...!!! by Ramon Magana
Picture taken on a cenote dive...!!!
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 22, 2011
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Puffer Eye-looks like the fire of a black opal. by Trent Hebrlee
Puffer Eye-looks like the fire of a black opal.
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 20, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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