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Giant pacific manta came in for a close up. Taken at Socorro Islands.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, December 12, 2016
155 votes

Close encounter with a giant pacific Manta Ray, taken at the Socorro Islands, Mexico.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, November 7, 2016
148 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
93 votes

Sea Turtle, just about crashing into Camera housing dome.
By Holly Heffner
posted Sunday, September 3, 2006
93 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
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I work as a naturalist in San Ignacio Lagoon Mexico. Whal... by James Dorsey
I work as a naturalist in San Ignacio Lagoon Mexico. Whales come up to me each day as they know me.
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Inspired by nearby competition, this male humpback put so... by Tyania Diffin
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.
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This is only Tyania's second entry in the photo contest! Superb!
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While snorkeling in Isla Mujeres I spotted this Leopard Searobin. His picture was taken with a Canon PowerShot SD 550.
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This turtle was spotted April 2006 in Isla Mujeres. He loved having his picture taken! He was the high point of my trip. I used a Canon PowerShot SD 550.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 30, 2006
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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This Triggerfish was seen April 2006 in Isla Mujeres. I used a Canon PowerShot SD 550.
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"Lots of Air" "Lots of Diving" . This photo was taken at Sand Dollar Sports in Cozumel.
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This photo was taken in 2005 , while diving in Cozumel. I used a Sealife DC200 w/ a digital strobe. The turtle is swimming over the wall at Columbia Deep. Thanks Again to Liquid Blue!!!!!!!!
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date posted posted: Friday, May 26, 2006
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Kiss Me Angel was taken at Isla Mujeres on April 2006 using a Canon PowerShot SD 550.
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 25, 2006
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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This was taken at Isla Mujeres. Every evening the pelican would fly over my balcony.
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ThisSpotted Eel thought he was really camoflauged but the great eye of my dive buddy lured me to this subject.This photo was taken w/ a Sealfe DC200 and single digital strobe.Cozumel 2005
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"A Game Of Hide and Seek" This photo was taken off of Playa Del Carmen. One of of my favorite Angelfish.The Queen Angelfish
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 30, 2006
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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This photo was taken at Punta Sur in Dec 2005 after exiting the Devils Throat. Cozumel's clear water offers many great photo ops! I used a Sealife DC200 w/one strobe. The gorgonians here on this wall are incredible! Thanks Liquid Blue!!!!!!
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Scorpion fish found resting on the sand in Cozumel during... by Gary Schlei
Scorpion fish found resting on the sand in Cozumel during a night dive. March 2006
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Our dive boat in Cozumel by Jerry Hamberg
Our dive boat in Cozumel
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Mother and baby Sealion. Sea of Cortez. D2x 10.5 FE.

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Did the flash not go off Rand? Who cares, it's great!
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 11, 2006
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Mexico
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Large crab feeding during night dive at Paradise Reef in ... by Gary Schlei
Large crab feeding during night dive at Paradise Reef in Cozumel, March 2006
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This picture of a Cowfish was taken with an Olympus 7070 ... by Gary Schlei
This picture of a Cowfish was taken with an Olympus 7070 wide angle in Cozumel in March 2006
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Octopus moving across the bottom. Night dive in Cozumel by Gary Schlei
Octopus moving across the bottom. Night dive in Cozumel
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Lizard Fish resting on the bottom in Cozumel, March 2006 by Gary Schlei
Lizard Fish resting on the bottom in Cozumel, March 2006
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I like this picture of the turtle as it was shot against ... by Gary Schlei
I like this picture of the turtle as it was shot against the clear blue waters of Cozumel. I little enhancing of the colors in photoshop give it its striking contrast.
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date posted posted: Friday, May 5, 2006
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Mexico
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Huge Barrel Sponges of Cozumel. This photo was taken late in the afternoon at Yucab Reef. the photo was taken with my DC200 and a single strobe.
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 30, 2006
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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I found this grouper on the floor of the reef in Cozumel.... by Gary Schlei
I found this grouper on the floor of the reef in Cozumel. He is having a little dental hygiene being performed by the cleaner fish routing about in his open mouth.
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 4, 2006
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Mexico
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Queen angel shot March 2006 in Cozumel by Gary Schlei
Queen angel shot March 2006 in Cozumel
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 3, 2006
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Mexico
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this is in the cenotes in mexico , the photo was taken wi... by John Johnson
this is in the cenotes in mexico , the photo was taken with a dc500 reefmaster , the photo was at the point whare salt water and freash meet causing a blur efect try it in a glass
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 3, 2006
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Red Sea Mexico
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"Heres the sun" -Another photo from one of the many beautiful dive sites in Cozumel. This photo was taken at Columbia Deep. I used my Sealife DC200 with a single strobe to capture this shot.
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date posted posted: Friday, March 31, 2006
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date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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These Porkfish are always here and swimming near the same spot on the reef. The reef is named Paso del Cedral. A beautiful dive !!!! With many ledges and protruding coral heads.this photo was taken in 2004.
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date posted posted: Friday, March 31, 2006
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This photo was taken in Cozumel, at Columbia Deep which is my favorite dive in Cozumel.I took this photo in 2004 with my DC200 and a single strobe.The deep blue water makes a great backdrop!
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