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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Gulf of Venezuela (3)

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Reef Squid in the process of mating caught in mid water at Bari Reef in Bonaire.
By Michael Urciuoli
posted Sunday, March 7, 2010
95 votes

Caught this Spotted Cleaner Shrimp in a purple anemone at the Salt Pier in Bonaire with a Canon 5D, 100mm Macro lens
By Michael Urciuoli
posted Monday, March 8, 2010
71 votes

Encounter of Spotted Eagle Ray at end of dive on the way to the dive boat; Kleine Bonaire
By Keith Partlo
posted Wednesday, February 24, 2010
49 votes

Happy Holidays!
I didn't notice the little crab hanging out in the Christmas Tree worms right away.
By Larissa Roorda
posted Thursday, December 23, 2010
34 votes

la Cienega, Venezuela
By Mathieu Foulquié
posted Sunday, April 17, 2011
31 votes

cleaner on anemone...no flash 25' on Klien bonaire
By Christopher Lynch
posted Thursday, May 10, 2012
30 votes

Black Hamlets Mating dance
By Ximena Olds
posted Sunday, December 30, 2012
29 votes

Anemone in Belize, during night dive
By Julio Sanjuan
posted Tuesday, November 26, 2013
29 votes

One of the most elegant sharks that I have dived with; a Silky making a close pass in open water.
By Paul Colley
posted Saturday, November 23, 2013
28 votes

Purple eyes
By Ximena Olds
posted Thursday, December 1, 2011
27 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Gulf of Venezuela

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Spinyhead Blenny by J. Daniel Horovatin
Spinyhead Blenny
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this was taken in November in Bonaire...I thought the pattern on this Cyphoma gibbosum was quite unusual...and the contrast to the lavender rope sponge it was on was t me, the best.
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This is uncropped.
Olympus EPL-5, Nauticam housing, 60mm macro lens (no diopter), 2 Sea & Sea YS-D1 strobes,
F/18, s 1/160 and ISO 200
Peppermint Goby (Coryphopterus lipernes) size for this guy was about 1 inch.
5 Votes
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Secretary Blenny, with an eye out for a meal.
4 Votes
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A pink frogfish waits patiently with its baited lure in action.
7 Votes
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Would these be eggs being left by the flamingo tongue snail??
6 Votes
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Male yellowhead jawfish aerating his batch of eggs.
6 Votes
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Goby on rope sponge taken with Canon G11 in Fisheye FIX housing and double close-up lens accessory.
8 Votes
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Two frogfish just hanging out.
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13 Votes
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Beautiful Anchor on the top of Rock Pile Reef.
11 Votes
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Yellowhead jawfish clearing sand from its tunnel.
11 Votes
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Hairy Blenny species by David Gilchrist
Hairy Blenny species
9 Votes
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Spinyhead Blenny in a blanket of Sargent Major eggs.
5 Votes
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Yellowhead Jawfish. Spent some time and a number of dives watching for the eggs to develop
7 Votes
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I waited and waited and then this little gem almost swam into my port. There is a small amount of cropping on this photo. I particularly like her fin on the left side of the photo - what beauty!!
6 Votes
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Secretary Blenny, Sigma 70mm with +10 wet diopter
18 Votes
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Maybe I should call this "There is always one..."
See the fish in the upper right? Only one not going the same way as the school...now why do I identify with that fish?
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I have my eye on you
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saltpiersponce
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redpipe
7 Votes
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Clear Clear Water!
Taken in Bonaire - the gorgonian was beautiful and with the boat above it - a gorgeous moment to remember.
9 Votes
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Loved the pattern on this Flamingo Tongue. It was very co-operative while I got this shot - :D
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As we entered the water, Zsuzsuanna turned around and the sun-ball behind her was so lovely, I had to take this image.
7 Votes
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"Your mind powers will not work on me, boy." Jabba the Hut to Luke Skywalker, Star Wars VI - Return of the Jedi
4 Votes
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Right on the drop off to the lower reef, I found this rope sponge and got Zsuzsunna to pose for me above it with the boat in the background.
2 Votes
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Secretary Blenny ... these little guys have such great ex... by Jim Garber
Secretary Blenny ... these little guys have such great expressions
4 Votes
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Spirals - the basic form of life. This is un-cropped.
1 Votes
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