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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

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!
By Kris Davies
posted Saturday, January 7, 2017
117 votes

Caribbean reef Shark, taken at Jardines del la reina - Cuba.
By Kris Davies
posted Friday, December 9, 2016
116 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
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aqua viva dive team {luis} having fun in mermaid point di... by Victor J. Lasanta
aqua viva dive team {luis} having fun in mermaid point dive site at parguera area, PUERTO RICO
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date posted posted: Friday, November 21, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Puerto Rico
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gold spotted eel shot in Bonaire on the west coast, using... by Jonathan Cole
gold spotted eel shot in Bonaire on the west coast, using a DX-G1 with dual sea&sea strobes, macro f6.3, 1/68th and 15.3 mm zoom.
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Fire on rock.  Hands off.  Fireworm (Hermodice carunculata) by Christopher Savage
Fire on rock. Hands off. Fireworm (Hermodice carunculata)
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They could be candies! Beautiful coral polyps. This photo was taken in Cozumel last month.
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 20, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Cassiopeia in the mangroves.  Took a sting to get the pic... by Christopher Savage
Cassiopeia in the mangroves. Took a sting to get the picture.
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Freediver at night.  Tiger Beach, Bahamas

©Amanda Cotton by Amanda Cotton
Freediver at night. Tiger Beach, Bahamas
©Amanda Cotton
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a dramatic silhouette
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 20, 2008
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Just drifting at the end of a dive with my buddy by Sam Mcclintock
Just drifting at the end of a dive with my buddy
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 20, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
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fernando having fun in black wall dive site at parguera ,... by Victor J. Lasanta
fernando having fun in black wall dive site at parguera ,PUERTO RICO
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 20, 2008
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Lucky shot on night dive in Roatan.  The octopus was chan... by David Heidemann
Lucky shot on night dive in Roatan. The octopus was changing color from light blue to brown, and my dive buddy is in the background.
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 20, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Honduras
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arrow crab in a anemone in mermaid point dive site at par... by Victor J. Lasanta
arrow crab in a anemone in mermaid point dive site at parguera,PUERTO RICO
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 19, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Puerto Rico
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Tiger shark with videographer diver at Tiger Beach, Baham... by Amanda Cotton
Tiger shark with videographer diver at Tiger Beach, Bahamas. ©Amanda Cotton
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 19, 2008
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Night dive Grand Cayman. Photo taken with a Canon SD550.
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Soapfish seen on a night dive. Photo taken August 2008 in Grand Cayman with a Canon SD550.
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sea horse in crash boat dive site at AGUADILLA, P.R. by Victor J. Lasanta
sea horse in crash boat dive site at AGUADILLA, P.R.
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date posted posted: Monday, November 17, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Puerto Rico
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I want to be clean ! by Ernst Schilling
I want to be clean !
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Little juvenile Trumpetfish on Little Cayman Island. by Deborah Chambers
Little juvenile Trumpetfish on Little Cayman Island.
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 16, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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Crab seen on a night dive in Grand Cayman. Photo taken August 2008 with a Canon SD550.
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This photo shows more evidence of the reef life that continues to grow once again in repair from the storms and hurricanes which have left their marks on the island and reefs of Cozumel. The photo was taken at Santa Rosa Wall last month.
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Night dive in Grand Cayman. If you look close you will see a diamond blenny in the anemone.
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Sharks - Carcharhinus plumbeus by Vito Lorusso
Sharks - Carcharhinus plumbeus
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 15, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
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Queen Angelfish.  Cozumel, Mexico.  Canon 20D & Sigma 17-70 by Ross Gudgeon
Queen Angelfish. Cozumel, Mexico. Canon 20D & Sigma 17-70
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 15, 2008
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Due to recent surgery, my husband/dive buddy Jim didn't d... by Deborah Chambers
Due to recent surgery, my husband/dive buddy Jim didn't dive on this trip to Little Cayman, so I took his D300 down and had a blast with it. This Queen Triggerfish was aggressively guarding its eggs, so it was easy to shoot a close-up.
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Another view of the Hairy Crab seen on my night dive in Grand Cayman. I had to practically crawl into his crevice to get a decent view. I stuck my hand in a sea urchin during the process, but I got a decent view.
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Batfish stare down...Taken on the Caribbean side of Isla ... by Sam Mcclintock
Batfish stare down...Taken on the Caribbean side of Isla Mujeres...near Sleeping Shark Caves Canon A95
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Turtle Love....Going against a strong current at Punta Su... by Sam Mcclintock
Turtle Love....Going against a strong current at Punta Sur off Isla Mujeres...great dive lots of mating turtles
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 12, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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flirty turtle...he liked to play. by Danielle Stark
flirty turtle...he liked to play.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 12, 2008
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Spotted Cleaner Shrimp in Giant Anemone at Playa Kalki, C... by John Dohmen
Spotted Cleaner Shrimp in Giant Anemone at Playa Kalki, Curacao. Size is about 1 inch. Camera Sea&Sea DX-1G and Sea&Sea Y110 strobe on digital TTL; settings Macro, Manual with shutter at 1/125 sec, F-stop f/11, ISO 80, focal length 15.3mm; cropped.
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