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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Gulf Of Mexico (8)

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Manta magic / Manta rays off the coast of Isla Mujeres perform a striking show. Canon 5DMIII, Nauticam housing, Canon 8-15mm fisheye @15mm, Zen 230 dome port
By Theresa Guise
posted (4 days ago)
23 votes

Titan
A whale shark near Isla Mujeres, Mexico
By Tanya Houppermans
posted (6 days ago)
15 votes

Seeing Spots
A whale shark near Isla Mujeres, Mexico
By Tanya Houppermans
posted (last week)
14 votes

Greysby can be skittish creatures at best.  But this one held still for me to take a shot of him rather close up (I had a macro lens on, so close was my only option.)
By Patricia Sinclair
posted (last week)
10 votes

Get Your Mantas In A Row
Three manta rays swim in a line near Isla Mujeres, Mexico.
By Tanya Houppermans
posted (last week)
9 votes

Hey, Wait For Me!
Two manta rays near Isla Mujeres, Mexico
By Tanya Houppermans
posted (last week)
8 votes

Genial Leviathan
A whale shark off the coast of Isla Mujeres, Mexico
By Tanya Houppermans
posted (last week)
7 votes

Manta Train / Mantas are plentiful and perform a magic dance in the waters off the coast Isla Mujeres.
By Theresa Guise
posted (last week)
7 votes

Lovely little sharpnose pufferfish decided to swim towards me, so I had to take a photo of it.
By Patricia Sinclair
posted (This month)
6 votes

Beam me up, Scotty! Photograph taken in the Tajma Ha cenote in Quintana Roo
By Jorge Sorial
posted (This month)
3 votes
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~Swish~ Taken while free-diving off Isla Mujeres, Mexico.
Oly E-M5, 8mm, natural light, no strobes.
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 21, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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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.
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 21, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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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.
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 21, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Whale sharks, Isla Mujeres, Mexico. Taken with Nikon D60 ... by Andy Colls
Whale sharks, Isla Mujeres, Mexico. Taken with Nikon D60 and 10-24 lens in Sea & Sea housing
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Drinking the Sun.
Taken while free-diving off Isla Mujeres, Mexico.
Oly E-M5, 8mm, natural light.
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 19, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Surface Interval.
Taken with 4-inch dome, Oly E-M5, 8mm, natural light, while free-diving off Isla Mujeres, Mexico.
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30 Votes
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Hitch Hiker - Remora hitching a ride by a Whale Shark's gills.
Oly OMD EM5, 8mm Fisheye, natural light.
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22 Votes
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Open Wide!
Feeding Whale Shark with eggs and Remoras seen within.
Oly OMD EM5, 8mm Fisheye, natural light.
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31 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, July 18, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Friendship.Friendship.
Freediver Len de Vries filming a smaller Whale Shark.
Oly E-M5, 8mm, natural light.
27 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 17, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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This little girl's brother would not pay attention to her directions, so she pulled him into position repeatedly by his hair!! Was hilarious to watch.
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 15, 2014
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico United States
view portfolio more shots by Ken Kiefer
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Swim team. Working on streamline
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10 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 15, 2014
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico United States
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Had a chance to view this manta while freediving with wha... by Henry Schmitz
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
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Baby in Blue. Came across this rather small whale shark w... by Henry Schmitz
Baby in Blue. Came across this rather small whale shark while swimming with whale sharks in Mexico.
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 9, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Flomingos Tonge
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 6, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Just Hanging Out
swim team girl taking a break
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, June 26, 2014
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico United States
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The right place at the right time is all that can be said about this photo!
"Sea Horse in the Sky"
This animal was not harassed in anyway to achieve this shot!
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 24, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Cayman islands
view portfolio more shots by Chase Darnell
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Wassup ....
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 24, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Cayman islands
view portfolio more shots by Marteyne Van Well
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Sailfin blenny showing off
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 24, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Cayman islands
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Hawksbill High Five
19 Votes
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Flying with a Spotted Eagle Ray!
15 Votes
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Even though just a Nurse Shark this guy is still as beautiful and elegant as ever!
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, June 22, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Cayman islands
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Tritonia on a purple sea fan in Grand Cayman!
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, June 21, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Cayman islands
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Hawksbill flying out of a sun ball!
19 Votes
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Secretary Blenny saying "AHHH"
10 Votes
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Blenny magic on a shore dive!
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, June 19, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Cayman islands
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Horse Eyed Jacks playing in the sun!
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Spotted Eagle Rays Cruise the top of the wall on the Nort... by Chase Darnell
Spotted Eagle Rays Cruise the top of the wall on the North Side of Grand Cayman.
Canon 550D Tokina 10-17
Ikelite Housing and Strobes
14 Votes
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