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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Gulf Of Mexico (11)

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Coral bommies dot most of the dive sites in Turks & Caicos.  This one attracted my attention because of its shape and the beautifully colored purple rope sponges complimenting the typical azure blue of this part of the Caribbean.
By Billy Watson
posted (This month)
15 votes

School of sardines ball around Curaçao
By Beat J Korner
posted (Last month)
11 votes

Yep, I see you!
Canon 5D2, 100L macro, one strobe
By Brad Trostad
posted (Last month)
7 votes

Shark @ T&C's
By Brad Trostad
posted (last week)
3 votes

Lemond shark
By Julio Sanjuan
posted Yesterday
0 votes

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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
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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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Just breathin' by Eric Addicott
Just breathin'
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 23, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Honduras
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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
10 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'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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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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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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date posted posted: Sunday, August 10, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Cayman islands
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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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Friends on a wreck by Eric Addicott
Friends on a wreck
12 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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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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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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Reef Squid by Eric Addicott
Reef Squid
2 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, August 22, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Gulf Of Mexico Honduras
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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introduced Pest
18 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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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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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
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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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Arrow Crab close Up
30 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
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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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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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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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Arrow Crab
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27 Votes
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