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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Gulf Of Mexico (10)

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Surface Interval.
Taken with 4-inch dome, Oly E-M5, 8mm, natural light, while free-diving off Isla Mujeres, Mexico.
By Nina Baxa
posted (last week)
20 votes

Friendship.Friendship.
Freediver Len de Vries filming a smaller Whale Shark.
Oly E-M5, 8mm, natural light.
By Nina Baxa
posted (last week)
19 votes

Open Wide!
Feeding Whale Shark with eggs and Remoras seen within. 
Oly OMD EM5, 8mm Fisheye, natural light.
By Nina Baxa
posted (last week)
19 votes

Lunch Date.A Remora detaches from a Whale Shark during a calm moment to take in the bounty of eggs on the surface.
Taken while free-diving off Isla Mujeres, Mexico.
Oly E-M5, 8mm, natural light, no strobes.
By Nina Baxa
posted (last week)
15 votes

Mingle. Free-diving off Isla Mujeres, Mexico – my group’s boat in the background ;)

OM-D E-M5, 8mm, natural light.
By Nina Baxa
posted (6 days ago)
15 votes

Drinking the Sun.
Taken while free-diving off Isla Mujeres, Mexico.
Oly E-M5, 8mm, natural light.
By Nina Baxa
posted (last week)
14 votes

Hitch Hiker - Remora hitching a ride by a Whale Shark's gills. 
Oly OMD EM5, 8mm Fisheye, natural light.
By Nina Baxa
posted (last week)
13 votes

My wife swims next to a Whale Shark in Isla Mujeres.  This particular one has a large gouge one it's back that appears to be from a propeller, but has healed nicely.
By Ken Kiefer
posted (last week)
13 votes

Had a chance to view this manta while freediving with whale sharks in Mexico. Used a Nikon D600 and a Nikon 16mm Fisheye Lens, Ikelite Housing
By Henry Schmitz
posted (This month)
12 votes

Green Sea Turtles Mating
en route to search for whale sharks near Isla Mujeres
By Ken Kiefer
posted (5 days ago)
12 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Gulf Of Mexico

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Curiosity killed the cat by Nadya Kulagina
Curiosity killed the cat
votes: 12
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Spiny Lobster off of Islamorada by Ryan Magee
Spiny Lobster off of Islamorada
votes: 7
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 21, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico United States
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Blenny in red coral, Veracruz, Mexico.
votes: 16
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 31, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
view portfolio more shots by Christian Vizl
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Moray helping us clean out the lionfish in the Caribbean by Larry Polster
Moray helping us clean out the lionfish in the Caribbean
votes: 15
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 18, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Dominica
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Juvenile Permit at the mouth of Tampa Bay, Florida. by Anthony Chacour
Juvenile Permit at the mouth of Tampa Bay, Florida.
votes: 3
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date posted posted: Tuesday, October 23, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico United States
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G11, ISO 400, F2,8, 1/320 by Paal Mathiesen
G11, ISO 400, F2,8, 1/320
votes: 2
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 5, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Cuba
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"Space cruisers"
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"Fly me to the moon... Let me swing among those stars"...the idea makes the shot ! Christian showed us how even backscatter can become part of a picture's story :-)
votes: 17
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 2, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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VW from the Isla Muejers underwater museum
votes: 7
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 21, 2012
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
view portfolio more shots by Bruce Campbell
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Corkscrew anemone in the frontyard at CoCoView by Ron Hyatt
Corkscrew anemone in the frontyard at CoCoView
votes: 11
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Green Moray Eel taken off of Islamorada by Ryan Magee
Green Moray Eel taken off of Islamorada
votes: 13
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Beautiful green turtle cruising on a night dive by Larry Polster
Beautiful green turtle cruising on a night dive
votes: 14
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 31, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Dominica
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Checking me out... by Nadya Kulagina
Checking me out...
votes: 13
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The picture was taken at snorkeling. Used G11, Canon House. by Paal Mathiesen
The picture was taken at snorkeling. Used G11, Canon House.
votes: 8
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Blenny in beautiful coral reef, Veracruz, Mexico.
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votes: 39
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 1, 2012
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Juvy spotted drum in his continuous journey back and fort... by Larry Polster
Juvy spotted drum in his continuous journey back and forth his territory.
votes: 8
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 21, 2012
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Dominica
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Man loves Shark by Spencer Burrows
Man loves Shark
votes: 5
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 19, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Close up of fish and coral at Veracruz, Mexico.
votes: 11
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 9, 2012
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Small blenny shot with D300, 60mm, with Subsee + 10 by Larry Polster
Small blenny shot with D300, 60mm, with Subsee + 10
votes: 8
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 25, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Dominica
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My new best friend. by Ron Hyatt
My new best friend.
votes: 16
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date posted posted: Monday, September 10, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Honduras
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On the move, this little guy played with us for 15 minute... by Larry Polster
On the move, this little guy played with us for 15 minutes before diving for cover.
votes: 14
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 8, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Dominica
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Spotted moray on the hunt by Larry Polster
Spotted moray on the hunt
votes: 12
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date posted posted: Monday, July 23, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Dominica
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TipToe by Bob Bernardo
TipToe
votes: 11
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Blenny in a brain coral by Larry Polster
Blenny in a brain coral
votes: 8
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date posted posted: Monday, August 13, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Dominica
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Electric Ray on night dive by Larry Polster
Electric Ray on night dive
votes: 9
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date posted posted: Friday, July 27, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Dominica
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Blenny en Plataforma, Isla Lobos Mexico
Canon 7D, 60 mm,... by Alejandro Topete
Blenny en Plataforma, Isla Lobos Mexico
Canon 7D, 60 mm, 2 strobes
votes: 38
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 11, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Close up of a Flamingo tongue at Veracruz, Mexico.
votes: 12
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date posted posted: Friday, August 17, 2012
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Diver with spear elimination some of the many lionfish in... by Larry Polster
Diver with spear elimination some of the many lionfish in the Caribbean
votes: 12
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date posted posted: Monday, July 30, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Dominica
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