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The U/W photographer, Fathom Five National Marine Park
By David Gilchrist
posted Tuesday, October 1, 2013
28 votes

Everything in this photo is real, but I altered a tiny detail for creative reasons. You may see it if you look close. Gaskin wreck off Brockville, Nikonos V, Sea & Sea 12mm lens, kodak 800 asa film and manual exposure.
By Michael Grebler
posted Monday, May 3, 2010
25 votes

Panorama of the 175' James C. King near Tobermory, Ontario.

This photo is a result of stitching 14 individual shots together. The visibility on this dive was about 30'. The bow is at 85', the stern at 20' (angle of decline modified in this photo).
By Gary Coulter
posted Saturday, January 1, 2011
25 votes

Stairs leading to the bridge deck on the port side of the Wolf Islander sunk near Kingston, Ontario. Nikonos V, 12mm Sea & Sea lens, 800 ASA film, manual exposure.
By Michael Grebler
posted Monday, September 19, 2011
25 votes

Nesting Bluegill Sunfish, 1
By David Gilchrist
posted Friday, July 1, 2011
22 votes

Small locomotive in Sherkston Quarry. About a century underwater and still on the tracks at this limestone quarry near Lake Erie.
By David Gilchrist
posted Sunday, April 28, 2013
20 votes

Lone Bass, in local quarry.
By David Gilchrist
posted Wednesday, June 19, 2013
20 votes

Under streaming light rays, a photographer shoots images of the stern of the Joseph S. Fay shipwreck in Lake Huron. The ship sunk in a storm when the schooner it was towing twisted, ripping off the stern of the Fay.
By Susannah H. Snowden-Smith
posted Monday, July 10, 2017
20 votes

ANCHOR AND DIVER
By Rick Thibert
posted Tuesday, September 6, 2011
19 votes

Quarry vegetation, Canon S100
By David Gilchrist
posted Wednesday, June 6, 2012
19 votes
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A Round Goby Portrait. This specimen was spotted residing... by David Gilchrist
A Round Goby Portrait. This specimen was spotted residing in one of the boiler tubes on the wooden Steamer ‘Raleigh’ which sank in Lake Erie over a hundred years ago.
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A male Bluegill Sunfish in a local Quarry. by David Gilchrist
A male Bluegill Sunfish in a local Quarry.
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A male Bluegill Sunfish in local Quarry. by David Gilchrist
A male Bluegill Sunfish in local Quarry.
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A Goby rests in the boiler tube of the wreck of the Ralei... by David Gilchrist
A Goby rests in the boiler tube of the wreck of the Raleigh in Lake Erie.
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A Virile Crayfish, one of nine species found in Ontario, ... by David Gilchrist
A Virile Crayfish, one of nine species found in Ontario, raises its claws in defence.
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A Smallmouth Bass in the Lower Niagara River. by David Gilchrist
A Smallmouth Bass in the Lower Niagara River.
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You're in my Space! A Northern Map Turtle takes exception... by David Gilchrist
You're in my Space! A Northern Map Turtle takes exception to my presence underwater at the Welland Scuba Park.
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Look closely: A diver penetrates a lower deck of the William Barnum shipwreck. In 1894, the wooden cargo ship sustained damage from ice and bad weather and started taking on water. Efforts to tow it to shore failed and it sank on April 3, 1894.
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 22, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
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Diver exploring the wreck of the wooden Steamer 'Raleigh'... by David Gilchrist
Diver exploring the wreck of the wooden Steamer 'Raleigh' in Lake Erie, near Port Colborne,Ontario.
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"Preserved By The Cold"
A diver explores the William Barnum shipwreck. The wooden sustained damage from ice and bad weather and sank on April 3, 1894.
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 16, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
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Over-under in front of the 40 Mile Point Lighthouse. Thanks to Becky Kagan Schott for the great modeling!
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Under streaming light rays, a photographer shoots images of the stern of the Joseph S. Fay shipwreck in Lake Huron. The ship sunk in a storm when the schooner it was towing twisted, ripping off the stern of the Fay.
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date posted posted: Monday, July 10, 2017
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A free diver explores the stern of the Joseph S. Fay shipwreck in Lake Huron, Michigan.
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 9, 2017
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A Round Goby resting on the bottom of the Niagara River by David Gilchrist
A Round Goby resting on the bottom of the Niagara River
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A Bluegill Sunfish photographed in local Quarry near Lake... by David Gilchrist
A Bluegill Sunfish photographed in local Quarry near Lake Erie in Southern Ontario.
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A view of the Niagara II, sunk near Fathom Five National ... by David Gilchrist
A view of the Niagara II, sunk near Fathom Five National Marine Park,Tobermory,Ontario
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A Bluegill sunfish models for a portrait in a local Quarr... by David Gilchrist
A Bluegill sunfish models for a portrait in a local Quarry close to Lake Erie.
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Divers explore the upper sections of the Niagara II near ... by Michael Grebler
Divers explore the upper sections of the Niagara II near Tobermory. Canon 6D, 15mm lens, manual exposure in natural light. Colour corrected in PS from the RAW file.
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 31, 2017
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Rebreather diver at the boilers of the wreck of the Rothe... by Michael Grebler
Rebreather diver at the boilers of the wreck of the Rothesay, near Prescott. Canon 6D, 15mm lens, manual exposure in natural light. Colour corrected in PS from RAW file.
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Crayfish sp. Niagara River. While doing a first dive of t... by David Gilchrist
Crayfish sp. Niagara River. While doing a first dive of the year in the lower Niagara I encountered several of these creatures.
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Several crayfish were spotted this afternoon on a dive in... by David Gilchrist
Several crayfish were spotted this afternoon on a dive in the lower Niagara River. The Olympus TG4 in housing allowed for some great macro shots.
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Freshwater Bryozoan, Welland Scuba Park by David Gilchrist
Freshwater Bryozoan, Welland Scuba Park
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 6, 2016
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Round Goby
Welland Scuba Park by David Gilchrist
Round Goby
Welland Scuba Park
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Lone Round Goby, Lake Erie. These fish, an invasive speci... by David Gilchrist
Lone Round Goby, Lake Erie. These fish, an invasive species, now dominate the bottom of many areas of the Great Lakes.
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date posted posted: Friday, September 2, 2016
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Two Gobies photographed with Olympus TG4,zoomed in. Lake ... by David Gilchrist
Two Gobies photographed with Olympus TG4,zoomed in. Lake Erie
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date posted posted: Monday, August 29, 2016
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A tech diver on the starboard side of the "Forest City" t... by Michael Grebler
A tech diver on the starboard side of the "Forest City" that was wrecked in 1904 near Tobermory. Canon 6D, 15mm lens, high ISO, cropped for subject and converted to B&W in PS.
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 25, 2016
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A couple share a quiet evening on stand-up paddle boards ... by Michael Grebler
A couple share a quiet evening on stand-up paddle boards at Sauble Beach. Canon 6D, 24-105 lens, manual settings, no cropping or colour correction.
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