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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Gulf Of Mexico (6)

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'Lone diver explores the depths of The Pit. An amazing sinkhole hidden in the jungle of the Riviera Maya.'
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Subal underwater housing, Canon 1Dx, Canon EF8-15mm, F9, 1/100, ISO1600, available light
By Terry Steeley
posted (This month)
15 votes

Diver explores the cavern mouth at Kulkulkan cenote
— Subal underwater housing, Canon 1Dx, Canon EF 8-15mm fisheye, f10, 1/160, ISO1000, available light.
By Terry Steeley
posted (This month)
14 votes

'Happy snapping!'. American crocodile, Banco Chinchorro, Mexico.
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Subal underwater housing, Zen DP230, Canon 1Dx, Canon EF8-15mm @ 15mm, f16, 1/160, ISO400, available light and Inon Z240 strobe.
By Terry Steeley
posted (Last month)
11 votes

'The scuba diver dives to look around, whilst a freediver dives to look inside. It was a real joy to share time in the water with such a young spirit as he gracefully moved through the water on one breath.'
By Terry Steeley
posted (Last month)
9 votes

My favorite winter time dive at Crystal River always is a happy dive with the smiles of the manatees.
By Steven Anderson
posted (This month)
9 votes

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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Gulf Of Mexico

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Brain coral under blue light by Bruce Campbell
Brain coral under blue light
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 17, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Belize
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keep smiling by Daniel Flormann
keep smiling
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 17, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Friends on a wreck by Eric Addicott
Friends on a wreck
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 16, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Honduras
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Christmas tree worms on star coral by Mark Reasor
Christmas tree worms on star coral
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 16, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Virgin Islands U.S.
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Fade to Black - Whale Shark hangs vertically as it feeds.
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, August 15, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
view portfolio more shots by Ken Kiefer
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Arrow Crab close Up
26 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, August 15, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
view portfolio more shots by Alejandro Topete
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Whale Shark picture taken with Canon G15 with Fantasea Housing only with ambient light ,did not use wide angle lense. Settings F5.6 ISO 100 Shutter Speed 125
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 14, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Whale Shark Feeding
Isla Mujeres, Mexico
Canon 5D3
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 12, 2014
date posted category: Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Working on macro and lighting the Christmas tree worms to... by Patricia Sinclair
Working on macro and lighting the Christmas tree worms to make them glow.
This was taken at Sunset House Reef around 4PM, shore dive.
18 Votes
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Dark Shark
Whale Shark ramming plankton
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 9, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Three in Harmony - 2014.
A seldom occurrence this year.
28 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 9, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Whale Shark and freediver sharing the ocean peacefully
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, August 8, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Egg-Rippled Surface – Manta birostris glides just below the calm surface, taking in the tuna roe. OM-D E-M5, 8mm, natural light.
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 7, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Curiosity Gull, happy Wednesday!
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 6, 2014
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Whale Shark's endless search for plankton just beneath the surface
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 5, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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My friend looks rather insignificant behind a large whale shark!
Canon 5D3 w/ 8-15mm fisheye
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 5, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Epic Langarm!
(term for 'selfie' in Afrikaans, directly translated as 'long-arm') A fun memory-shot for us.
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 5, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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introduced Pest
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 3, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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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.
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 2, 2014
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Videographer working for his shot; chasing a good sized whale shark.
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12 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, August 1, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Remora hitching a ride on a whale shark's tail. I wonder if this one is more of a thrill seeker since he went for the craziest place instead of just hanging out on the body, or pectoral fins like his buddies!
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, August 1, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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A serene pair of feeding Whale Sharks, a ballet couple come to mind....
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, August 1, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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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
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 31, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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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.
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32 Votes
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Arrow Crab
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24 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 31, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Whale shark cruising towards the surface near Isla Mujeres, Mexico
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Shrimp on home
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 29, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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