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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Gulf Of Mexico (5)

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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)
21 votes

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

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 (last week)
16 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

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)
14 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

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

Breakfast Invite ~ Whale Shark breakfast – ‘egg soup’ – breakfast of champions! OM-D E-M5, 8mm, natural light.
By Nina Baxa
posted (6 days ago)
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
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SCAR, a wounded stingray in Sandbar. by Pietro Cremone
SCAR, a wounded stingray in Sandbar.

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A very popular type of shot but yet very well taken, rule of 3rds, sun rays, behaviour.
votes: 27
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Cenote Angelita
votes: 10
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 4, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Frog face
votes: 23
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 2, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico United States
view portfolio more shots by Beate Seiler
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Barracuda Head-shot by Boaz Meiri
Barracuda Head-shot
votes: 13
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 25, 2013
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Cayman islands
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A Female Tiger Shark by Boaz Meiri
A Female Tiger Shark
votes: 13
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 24, 2013
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Bahamas
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Sunset and the Catamaran by Blaine Harder
Sunset and the Catamaran
votes: 12
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The Eye
votes: 17
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 17, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
view portfolio more shots by Carla Tymkow
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This hawksbill seems to be giving the mooching Angelfish ... by Holly Heffner
This hawksbill seems to be giving the mooching Angelfish the evil eye.
votes: 4
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date posted posted: Monday, December 16, 2013
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Honduras
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Resident from Shipwreck C-55 by Lizzeth Phylomeno
Resident from Shipwreck C-55
votes: 6
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 30, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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A dark reprieve from the storm. Carwash Cenote, Tulum, Me... by Lee Newman
A dark reprieve from the storm. Carwash Cenote, Tulum, Mexico. Canon 7D, Tokina 10-17, Aquatica housing. Available light.
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votes: 20
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 28, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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silky sharks by Goran Butajla
silky sharks
votes: 14
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date posted posted: Monday, November 18, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Cuba
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Litle fish in Coral, Veracruz Mexico
votes: 13
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 9, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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silkies around jardines de la reina, up to 3 metres long by Goran Butajla
silkies around jardines de la reina, up to 3 metres long
votes: 13
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date posted posted: Friday, November 8, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Cuba
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croc decides to end the session with photographers and sw... by Goran Butajla
croc decides to end the session with photographers and swims away
votes: 29
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Hidden Treasure.  While on a drift dive off of Cozumel, M... by Richard Shelton
Hidden Treasure. While on a drift dive off of Cozumel, Mexico. The other divers flew right over this turtle who thought he was safe until he turned around and saw me. Sometimes it pays to lag a little behind the others
votes: 12
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 3, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Blenny angry, Veracruz Mexico
votes: 26
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 3, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Sea Anemone off the coast of Cozumel, Mexico. Shot with a... by Jessica Cardwell
Sea Anemone off the coast of Cozumel, Mexico. Shot with a Intova IC12 using a red filter and white balancing, no lights used.
votes: 14
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date posted posted: Monday, October 28, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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French angel Fish, Veracruz Mexico
votes: 20
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 27, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Toad fish
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votes: 29
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 10, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico United States
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Juvenile Trumpetfish
votes: 22
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 9, 2013
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Netherlands Antilles
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Hunters...
votes: 23
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date posted posted: Tuesday, October 8, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
view portfolio more shots by Uwe Schmolke
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Sharp nosed puffer giving me the Stink-eye.
votes: 16
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Whale Shark, Isla Mujeres by Robert Polo
Whale Shark, Isla Mujeres
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votes: 35
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 29, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Blenny Mandarin, Plataforma Tiburon Mexico
votes: 30
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 22, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Horseshoe crab
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votes: 15
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 18, 2013
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico United States
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Secretary by Abimael Márquez
Secretary
votes: 13
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 12, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Puerto Rico
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Squid's under the Boat, Veracruz Mexico
votes: 32
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 10, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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