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We were finishing our dive; as we turned to swim to our exit, we noticed several large lionfish emerging from the coral looking for dinner. I was able to wait long enough for the lionfish to smile at me and wave my buddy into place before surfacing.
By Ken Schneider
posted Wednesday, December 7, 2011
154 votes

Nikon d700,17mm,ISO 200, f14, 1/160sec. We were at 30ft, when I first noticed movement below me. Slowly, I turned around, inching along the sand hoping for a clear shot. This ray set off a storm, leaving me cleaning the sand out of my gear.
By Ken Schneider
posted Thursday, December 8, 2011
116 votes

I loved all these colorful corols and a single big eyed!
By Talih Tinay
posted Tuesday, March 7, 2006
95 votes

Sea Turtle, just about crashing into Camera housing dome.
By Holly Heffner
posted Sunday, September 3, 2006
93 votes

We swam with this big guy for almost an hour. He brushed up against me several times. It is believed he was hit by the ferry boat. You can see the scars on his back and a tear in the dorsal fin...Photo was taken with no strobe, Olympus 4040
By Holly Heffner
posted Tuesday, July 25, 2006
91 votes

White spotted File fish in the Orange phase
By Steven Daniel
posted Monday, December 18, 2006
90 votes

Queen Angel of the Deep
By Steven Daniel
posted Wednesday, January 7, 2009
90 votes

This picture was taken in Bonaire on a site called Andrea II.  It was taken with a Canon G9.  Settings were 1/60 @ F8
By Don Robillard
posted Saturday, April 4, 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
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Tarpon Trio
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date posted posted: 14:07 CST Today (5 hours ago)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Mermaid statue at Sunset House, Grand Cayman
I used a remote strobe with a Triggerfish strobe trigger to backlight the statue, and waited for the fish to be in a good position to click the shutter.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 17, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
view portfolio more shots by Susannah H. Snowden-Smith
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Stingray Magic
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A brightly-colored flagfin glass blenny rests on coral. Shot with one strobe on an angle to provide texture.
(No snoot.)
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date posted posted: (4 days ago)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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corals
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Blackwater Jelly by Pietro Cremone
Blackwater Jelly
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Goldentail Moray Eel by Pascal Tremblay
Goldentail Moray Eel
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date posted posted: (6 days ago)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Guadeloupe
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Shark Speed
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Eel Smile by Pascal Tremblay
Eel Smile
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"Prairie Land"
Seagrass takes on the look of a prairie landscape in this slow shutter image. I utilized surge in the shallows, allowing it to push me through the seagrass while I framed rippling blue water as the landscape's sky and clouds.
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date posted posted: (last week)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Christmas Tree Worm
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date posted posted: (last week)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Puerto Rico
view portfolio more shots by Abimael Márquez
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Hawksbill Turtle Head-On
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date posted posted: (last week)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Up Close & Personal with a Worm
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Dead crab found floating on the surface at the bay of pig... by Kris Davies
Dead crab found floating on the surface at the bay of pigs, Cuba. Quite the shock when you are surfacing and this pops in front of your face!
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date posted posted: (last week)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cuba
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Golden Roughhead Blenny
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date posted posted: (last week)
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Stingrays and boatman by Pietro Cremone
Stingrays and boatman
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"Glamour Shot"
A hermit crab is framed through the edge of the purple sponge it's sitting in.
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date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Happy family. (as always, under permit) by Arun Madisetti
Happy family. (as always, under permit)
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'In Orbit' - Shooting upward at a Caribbean reef squid as it drifts under a cloudy, drizzly sky in the shallow waters of Grand Cayman
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Divers in the cenote "The Pit" Mexico by Chris Miskavitch
Divers in the cenote "The Pit" Mexico
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Family group, taken under permit by Arun Madisetti
Family group, taken under permit
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Spotted Eel Profile
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Eagle Ray Surprise
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Look closely: a diver is lit by a remote slave strobe as he explores the interior of the Nicholson shipwreck. The WW II landing vessel lies in 55' of water in Grand Cayman.
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What Lurks Beneath - American Crocodile at Gardens of the... by Tig Fong
What Lurks Beneath - American Crocodile at Gardens of the Queen, Cuba
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Burrrrppp..........Scorpion Fish
Spotted Scorpionfish
Scorpaena grandicornis
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More Than Calamari
15 Votes
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