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Underwater Photo Contest Entries By Paul Colley (4)

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Southern Stingrays cruising over a shallow sand bar to the North of Grand Cayman.  The split is part photoshop manipulated to correct some dome splashing in the heavy swell.
By Paul Colley
posted Wednesday, February 23, 2011
62 votes

Cardinalfish brooding eggs: 60mm lens with +3 diopter.
By Paul Colley
posted Monday, June 6, 2011
47 votes

Barracuda school with one Great Barracuda interacting with the school of smaller ones; not sure what this behaviour was.
By Paul Colley
posted Monday, August 19, 2013
47 votes

Southern Stingray passing under a dive boat
By Paul Colley
posted Monday, February 14, 2011
45 votes

My first encounter with a stunning silky shark.
By Paul Colley
posted Saturday, December 14, 2013
45 votes

Split level shot of a Southern Stingray off the coast of Grand Cayman
By Paul Colley
posted Wednesday, February 2, 2011
43 votes

Natural light monochrome of the USS Kittiwake
By Paul Colley
posted Friday, April 1, 2011
42 votes

This is the newly-sunk wreck of USS Kittiwake in the Cayman Islands.  Shot with a 10-17mm lens in clear water, you can see the wreck from bow to midships.
By Paul Colley
posted Monday, January 31, 2011
40 votes

Ascension Island Black Durgon.  This Trigger Fish looks almost jet black at a distance, but close up is a riot of colour.
By Paul Colley
posted Sunday, November 20, 2011
40 votes

Red Sea reef at dusk.
By Paul Colley
posted Thursday, November 7, 2013
39 votes
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'Coral Grouper': South Atlantic grouper merged into a Red... by Paul Colley
'Coral Grouper': South Atlantic grouper merged into a Red Sea hard coral.
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16 Votes
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One of the few images of marine life that seems to look g... by Paul Colley
One of the few images of marine life that seems to look good looking down and without the eyes in view; turtle shell
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date posted posted: Friday, January 18, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Ascension Island sunset.  2 minute exposure with 10 stop ... by Paul Colley
Ascension Island sunset. 2 minute exposure with 10 stop ND filter.
15 Votes
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Ascension Island juvenile Hogfish; in the transition betw... by Paul Colley
Ascension Island juvenile Hogfish; in the transition between its bright yellow immature phase to the dark red adult.
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 24, 2012
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Atlantic (South) Saint Helena
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Biomass!  Thousands of Black Durgeons accompany a diver o... by Paul Colley
Biomass! Thousands of Black Durgeons accompany a diver off Ascension Island to the North of St Helena.
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 19, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Atlantic (South) Saint Helena
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A Marmalade Razor Fish.  Only a few cm long and easily sp... by Paul Colley
A Marmalade Razor Fish. Only a few cm long and easily spooked, at which point it dives head first into sand and rock, vanishing from view in milliseconds.
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 11, 2012
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Atlantic (South) United Kingdom
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Unknown Jelly cruising past during a decompression stop. by Paul Colley
Unknown Jelly cruising past during a decompression stop.

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date posted posted: Thursday, September 13, 2012
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Atlantic (European coastal) United Kingdom
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Starfish in rock pool by Paul Colley
Starfish in rock pool
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33 Votes
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Ascension Island Black Durgon Triggerfish with diver near... by Paul Colley
Ascension Island Black Durgon Triggerfish with diver near the China Wreck dive site.
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date posted posted: Monday, August 13, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Atlantic (South) United Kingdom
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Black Durgon Triggerfish under Boatswain Bird Rock off As... by Paul Colley
Black Durgon Triggerfish under Boatswain Bird Rock off Ascension Island in the South Atlantic. Part photoshop manipulated to correct dome splashing and exposure differences.
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29 Votes
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Close up of a Black Durgon.  60mm with +3 diopter by Paul Colley
Close up of a Black Durgon. 60mm with +3 diopter
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 4, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Atlantic (South) Saint Helena
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Diver with huge school of Black Durgon by Paul Colley
Diver with huge school of Black Durgon
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 28, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Atlantic (South) United Kingdom
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Rock pool shrimp.  105mm with +3 diopter by Paul Colley
Rock pool shrimp. 105mm with +3 diopter
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 17, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: English Channel United Kingdom
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Octopus eye
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, June 30, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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A triplet of juvenile Robust Ghost Pipefish
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27 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, June 22, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Juvenile Egyptian seahorse
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, June 21, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Soapfish
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, June 21, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Dameslfish & cleaner shrimp
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24 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, June 17, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Coral abstract
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18 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, June 16, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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'Canyon' near the Blue Hole, Dahab
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, June 15, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Pyjama slug nudi
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date posted posted: Thursday, June 14, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Pipefish
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 13, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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First Seahorse that I have seen!
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 13, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Pufferfish Eye
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, June 11, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Snorkelling at Bannerfish Reef, Dahab
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date posted posted: Sunday, June 10, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Common Starfish in a rock pool. Shot using a single strobe held above the water level to light both top and bottom-side subjects.
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Hawkfish
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 25, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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