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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Gulf Of Mexico (4)

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Tagalong ~ Whitefin Sharksucker prospecting a potential companion, turned out to be a friendly little guy. 4inch dome, OM-D E-M5, 8mm, natural light.
By Nina Baxa
posted (Last month)
24 votes

Three in Harmony - 2014.
A seldom occurrence this year.
By Nina Baxa
posted (last week)
24 votes

A serene pair of feeding Whale Sharks, a ballet couple come to mind....
By Nina Baxa
posted (This month)
19 votes

Whale Shark and freediver sharing the ocean peacefully
By Ken Kiefer
posted (last week)
19 votes

On Cue - a special surprise drifted into shot as I was setting up for an over/under with the deep blue ocean. 4inch dome, OM-D E-M5, 8mm, natural light.
By Nina Baxa
posted (This month)
18 votes

My wife next to a whale shark.  8mm fisheye w/ full frame 5D3
By Ken Kiefer
posted (Last month)
17 votes

My friend looks rather insignificant behind a large whale shark!
Canon 5D3 w/ 8-15mm fisheye
By Ken Kiefer
posted (This month)
17 votes

Egg-Rippled Surface – Manta birostris glides just below the calm surface, taking in the tuna roe. OM-D E-M5, 8mm, natural light.
By Nina Baxa
posted (This month)
17 votes

The fish eggs that the whale sharks are feasting upon are very visible going into this shark's mouth.
What has to be very irritating is the remora that is latched onto it's freakin' tonsils!!!! Man, that makes my throat tickle!!!
8mm fisheye
By Ken Kiefer
posted (Last month)
15 votes

Epic Langarm! 
(term for 'selfie' in Afrikaans, directly translated as 'long-arm') A fun memory-shot for us.
By Nina Baxa
posted (This month)
15 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Gulf Of Mexico

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When worries seem to big, put things into perspective :) by Samantha Buonvino
When worries seem to big, put things into perspective smile
votes: 9
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date posted posted: Friday, May 23, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Manatee in the harbour of Florida Keys Dive Center, Taver... by Maarten Elzinga
Manatee in the harbour of Florida Keys Dive Center, Tavernier
votes: 13
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My lovely wife Kimber taking some underwater modeling tips from Ms Hawksbill
taken with a Canon 5D in Cozumel
votes: 15
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 21, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Three bull sharks swim by. Despite their nasty reputation... by Shane Gross
Three bull sharks swim by. Despite their nasty reputation I always find bulls to be quite shy.
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votes: 25
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date posted posted: Friday, April 25, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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A moray eel I saw in Cozumel Mexico by Graham Watters
A moray eel I saw in Cozumel Mexico
votes: 11
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Coral Reef
Bahamas
votes: 13
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date posted posted: Saturday, April 19, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Bahamas
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Caribbean Reef Shark
Bahamas
votes: 15
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date posted posted: Saturday, April 5, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Bahamas
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Pair of grey angels
votes: 13
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 2, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
view portfolio more shots by Peter Allinson
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How to photograph a turtle
votes: 10
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 2, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Golden Tail Moray (Gymnothorax miliaris)
Bonaire, Netherland Antilles
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Love the smile.
votes: 28
vote
the Silver Banks are among the best areas to observe humpback whales
votes: 21
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one of the greatest moments in my life free dive with Humpback Whales
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One of my favorites of the month, great composition, could use some more contrast.
votes: 36
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date posted posted: Saturday, March 15, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Dominican Republic
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Silhouette of diver framed with sea fans...Cozumel, Mexico.
votes: 8
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date posted posted: Friday, March 14, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Baitball management
votes: 9
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date posted posted: Friday, March 14, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Impact
votes: 19
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Face to face
votes: 12
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date posted posted: Thursday, March 13, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Dorado free swimming with old hook and broken line
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votes: 20
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date posted posted: Thursday, March 13, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Green Moray Eel taken in San Pedro Belize
votes: 13
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 9, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Belize
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Manta off the coast of isla mujeres
votes: 10
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Sailfish closeup
votes: 10
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Manta swimming off the coast of Isal Mujeres by Peter Allinson
Manta swimming off the coast of Isal Mujeres
votes: 12
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Sailfish hunting sardines about 50 miles off the coast of... by Peter Allinson
Sailfish hunting sardines about 50 miles off the coast of isla de mujeres, using a nikon aw1.
votes: 16
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The Shepherd by Martin Ferak
The Shepherd
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Great composition, image quality is not so good.
votes: 23
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 26, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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3,2,1...dead by Martin Ferak
3,2,1...dead
votes: 34
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 26, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Sailfish hunting sardines by Peter Allinson
Sailfish hunting sardines
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votes: 33
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 26, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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photo taken while snorkeling about 10-20 miles off the co... by Peter Allinson
photo taken while snorkeling about 10-20 miles off the coast of Cancun, Mexico
votes: 12
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 15, 2014
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Photo taken about 10-20 miles off the Cancun coast. by Peter Allinson
Photo taken about 10-20 miles off the Cancun coast.
votes: 18
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