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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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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Mexico

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Whale shark by Alberto Gallucci
Whale shark
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date posted posted: Monday, January 26, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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TTD Session in Cenote by Erik Shenko
TTD Session in Cenote
3 Votes
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date posted posted: (2 days ago)
date posted category: Fashion
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Underwater photo session in mayan cenote by Erik Shenko
Underwater photo session in mayan cenote
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date posted posted: (3 days ago)
date posted category: Fashion
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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A diver in a passage known as "River Run", in the freshwa... by Lee Newman
A diver in a passage known as "River Run", in the freshwater above the infiltrating seawater. Canon 7D, Tokina 10-17, one Ikelite DS-160 strobe on a 15' cord.
6 Votes
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date posted posted: (4 days ago)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Diver with Star, Acapulco Mexico
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date posted posted: (4 days ago)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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School of Surgeons, Acapulco Mexico
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date posted posted: (6 days ago)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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The position of our diveguide David and the lightrays fro... by Sabrina Inderbitzi
The position of our diveguide David and the lightrays from the sun where just right when we did our safety stop in the Cenote "el Pit".
11 Votes
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date posted posted: (6 days ago)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Male Sea Lion in the yard, La Paz Mexico
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Large Nurse shark at the end of the dive, had to take a c... by Jerry Stinnett
Large Nurse shark at the end of the dive, had to take a couple minutes of deco time to get down to take the shot. Beautiful 7' Nurse.
4 Votes
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date posted posted: (last week)
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Tajma Ha. Mexico.
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21 Votes
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date posted posted: (last week)
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Mexico
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Eagle Ray close up
7 Votes
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Underwater Dream in Mexico by Erik Shenko
Underwater Dream in Mexico
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Cenote Trash the dress. Flying bride and groom in mexican... by Erik Shenko
Cenote Trash the dress. Flying bride and groom in mexican cenote.
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Eagle Ray close to the surface, Acapulco Mexico
3 Votes
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date posted posted: (This month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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zralok by Radim Fort
zralok
8 Votes
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Four Morish Idol, Acapulco Mexico
5 Votes
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School of Eagle Rays, Acapulco Mexico
7 Votes
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"What Dreams May Come."
6 Votes
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A very friendly and curious Sea Lion approaches me near the surface while diving in the Coronado Islands.
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Adorable, playful Sea Lions greet me on a dive in the Coronado Islands
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Angel Demon. Same queen angelfish picture, just the one on the right is flipped upside down; which makes it appear kind of evil!! haha
14 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)
date posted location: Mexico
view portfolio more shots by Ken Kiefer
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Reef with Diver, Cozumel Mexico
9 Votes
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Freediver interacting with Whale Shark
7 Votes
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Minimal Shark

Bull shark Playa del Carmen
Nikon D700
... by Iskander Itriago
Minimal Shark
Bull shark Playa del Carmen
Nikon D700
Sea & Sea housing
Nikon 16-35mm
9 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Whale shark turning near a freediver
6 Votes
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Vanesa and Sea Lion, Los Islotes de la Paz Mexico
11 Votes
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"Cloud Filter" Whale Sharks filter through 1500 gallons of water a day. Part of my Underwater Surrealism series
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