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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Cayman islands

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Entries to the annual contest close 31st December 2017

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

Southern Stringray
By Steven Daniel
posted Thursday, December 28, 2006
85 votes

Last year I posted a jawfish with eggs that were about to hatch. This is the same jawfish shot a few days earlier just after the eggs were laid. From Little Cayman Island. Nikon D200 with 105mm lens.
By Jim Chambers
posted Friday, April 18, 2008
75 votes

- Crossways - Tarpon hunting Silversides. This is an image I've been striving for, for over a year now....
By Nina Baxa
posted Monday, October 20, 2014
71 votes

Stingrays at Sandbar, Grand Cayman
By Pietro Cremone
posted Tuesday, March 6, 2012
67 votes

Southern Stingrays cruising over a shallow sand bar to the North of Grand Cayman.  The split is part photoshop manipulated to correct some dome splashing in the heavy swell.
By Paul Colley
posted Wednesday, February 23, 2011
62 votes

Tarpon entering grotto at dawn

During daytime silversides hide in caverns, swim-throughs, grottos and wrecks. As dawn settles the predators follow them.
By Ellen Cuylaerts
posted Monday, July 1, 2013
59 votes

Freediver meets Eagle Ray
By Ellen Cuylaerts
posted Sunday, December 15, 2013
58 votes

APOCALYPSE
By Ellen Cuylaerts
posted Tuesday, September 23, 2014
56 votes

Ray of light
By Pietro Cremone
posted Monday, March 19, 2012
56 votes
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Until next time by Sayde Miura
Until next time
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Snorkeling on Sunset Reef on the East Side of Grand Cayma... by Mark Hackett
Snorkeling on Sunset Reef on the East Side of Grand Cayman while ice and snow covered the ground back home in Atlanta, Georgia.
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The Eye of French Angel Fish
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“Ghost Ship” - The ex-USS Kittiwake appears as if from a ghostly fog. I also call this "Kittiwake In High-Key".
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Smiling moray by Lowrey Holthaus
Smiling moray
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Sunset at the Sandbar, the calm returns! by Ellen Cuylaerts
Sunset at the Sandbar, the calm returns!
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French Angel giving me the eye..... by Lowrey Holthaus
French Angel giving me the eye.....
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This tiny shrimp was clinging tightly to the end of a purple-tipped anemone during a strong current.
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"Black Beauty" - Because of the seahorse's dark color, I chose to silhouette it with backlight, and frame it within the brightly-colored sealife it was hiding in.
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“Swarm”
Silversides look like a swarm of bees as they race into a swim-through.
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Cruising by Alison Ranheim
Cruising
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"Christmas Comparison" - I photographed these same Christmas tree worms as an example for single strobe position. Shot with identical settings but moving the strobe further back to create more shadows, and hence, texture!
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Purple Crowned Sea Goddesses by Lindsey Mobley
Purple Crowned Sea Goddesses
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Stingray Beauty by Tina Norris
Stingray Beauty
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"Exiting The Maze" - A Caribbean reef shark threads through a coral maze and out into open sand.
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Crystal Reflection by Tina Norris
Crystal Reflection
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Wide Angle Snoot - Photograph #3: Third in a series of images where I'm experimenting with wide angle snoot technique. A lobster is illuminated by my snoot, while intentional light bleed from my strobe provides 3-D light on the edge a sponge.
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Wide Angle Snoot - Photograph #2: Second in a series of images where I'm experimenting with wide angle snoot technique.
A green moray eel is isolated by strobe light as it hides in an overhang on the East side of Grand Cayman.
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Morning Ray by Tina Norris
Morning Ray
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A simple Graysby by Lindsey Mobley
A simple Graysby
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Wide Angle Snoot - Photograph #1 - First in a series of images where I'm experimenting with wide angle snoot technique. Here, a cluster of sponges are illuminated and isolated by a single strobe as a school of fish race over the reef.
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Close up shot of soft coral munching on the passing plank... by Sean Dimoff
Close up shot of soft coral munching on the passing plankton. When observed from a distance these colonies look like stalks in the water, but when you get nice and close you can see the beautiful hidden organization.
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Hydroid In High Key
Always looking for a unique and artistic way to shoot familiar subjects smile
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date posted posted: Friday, October 27, 2017
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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"Sponges In 3-D"
Sponges pop off the screen. Double exposure on a single frame. Shot in camera on the multiple exposure setting.
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date posted posted: Monday, October 23, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
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A french angel peeking around the corner by Lowrey Holthaus
A french angel peeking around the corner
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"OCD Diver Tries To Right Shipwreck"
Kittiwake shipwreck
Grand Cayman
Diver model: Simon Claeys
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date posted posted: Friday, October 20, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
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Sharpnose Puffer by Henley Spiers
Sharpnose Puffer
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