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

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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 (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

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 (5 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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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Gulf Of Mexico

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Squid in black, Veracruz Mexico
votes: 43
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date posted posted: Wednesday, March 27, 2013
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Sand crab
votes: 18
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 26, 2013
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico United States
view portfolio more shots by Beate Seiler
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Cozumel, Mexico....
votes: 11
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date posted posted: Saturday, March 23, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
view portfolio more shots by Beth Watson
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Hawksbill turtle, Roatan, Canon S95 by Eric Addicott
Hawksbill turtle, Roatan, Canon S95
votes: 8
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date posted posted: Thursday, March 21, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Honduras
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Blenny inspiration, Veracruz Mexico
votes: 46
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date posted posted: Thursday, March 21, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Morena Dorada, Veracruz Mexico
votes: 49
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date posted posted: Monday, March 18, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Cenote dive.  DX-G1 with sea and sea strobe... by Len Nuttall
Cenote dive. DX-G1 with sea and sea strobe...
votes: 5
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 5, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Seahorses at Iron Shore, Roatan. by Ron Hyatt
Seahorses at Iron Shore, Roatan.
votes: 10
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 5, 2013
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Honduras
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Seahorses enjoying each other's company. by Ron Hyatt
Seahorses enjoying each other's company.
votes: 27
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 3, 2013
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Honduras
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Green Moray taken with Canon G12 and Canon Housing settings ISO 120 F6.3 Speed 125 Two Ikelite Af35 Strobes Shot about 1-2 away from Eeel Shot in San Pedro Belize
votes: 12
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Dive Cozemel.  A boat dive in Cozumel,Mexico  
The dive ... by Richard Shelton
Dive Cozemel. A boat dive in Cozumel,Mexico
The dive site is called Tormentos.
votes: 15
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Crocodile Close-up by Richard (qingran) Meng
Crocodile Close-up
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votes: 45
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 3, 2013
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Mandarin Blenny Place,Tamiahua Mexico
votes: 41
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date posted posted: Friday, March 1, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Crocdile style by Richard (qingran) Meng
Crocdile style
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votes: 16
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date posted posted: Friday, March 1, 2013
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Dinner Formation
A sailfish, the most speedy animal in t... by Richard (qingran) Meng
Dinner Formation
A sailfish, the most speedy animal in the ocean, is picking the first bite of its dinner. This was taken at Cancun, Mexico, end of Jan., 2013.
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votes: 31
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blenie
votes: 17
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 16, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Cuba
view portfolio more shots by André Bruchez
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... by Sergiy Glushchenko
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votes: 8
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date posted posted: Monday, February 11, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Cuba
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Wreck new by Sergiy Glushchenko
Wreck new
votes: 6
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 10, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Cuba
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Sunrise in Belize!
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wish you were here shot - or wish I was there?
votes: 25
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 9, 2013
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Belize
view portfolio more shots by Beth Watson
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Wildlife wreck... by Sergiy Glushchenko
Wildlife wreck...
votes: 15
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 9, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Cuba
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... by Sergiy Glushchenko
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votes: 18
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 6, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Cuba
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Blenny Mandarin, Plataforma Tiburon Mexico
Runner Up - worthy of note but not a medal winner - an equal 4th place if you like! Runner Up 2013

Final RoundThrough to 2013 awards final round judging
votes: 54
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date posted posted: Friday, February 1, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Bull shark
votes: 18
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 31, 2013
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
view portfolio more shots by Cyril Buchet
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Taken with nikon 105mm, +5 diopter
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votes: 14
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 31, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Mexico
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Yellow Frogfish
votes: 18
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 30, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico United States
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French Angelfish...Bonaire, Netherlands
votes: 18
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 29, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Netherlands Antilles
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Pederson Cleaner Shrimp...Bonaire, Netherlands
votes: 17
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