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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
46 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
44 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

Bow and anchor chain of the USS Kittiwake; a natural light shot
By Paul Colley
posted Saturday, April 2, 2011
38 votes
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Black Durgon soup
votes: 16
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date posted posted: Friday, December 9, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Atlantic (South) United Kingdom
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Anchor, Grouper & Blue Tang on the China wreck, Ascension Island
votes: 9
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 4, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Atlantic (South) United Kingdom
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Broadband Moray
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votes: 29
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 27, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Atlantic (South) United Kingdom
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Close up of a Black Durgon Triggerfish eye
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votes: 37
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 20, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Atlantic (South) United Kingdom
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Ascension Island Black Durgon. This Trigger Fish looks almost jet black at a distance, but close up is a riot of colour.
votes: 40
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 20, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Atlantic (South) United Kingdom
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Ascension Island Fang Tooth Moray
votes: 25
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 19, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Atlantic (South) United Kingdom
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Crescent Tail Bigeye
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red and black always catch the eye
votes: 29
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 11, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Tompot Blenny photographed while searching for the wreck of a WWII fighter aircraft off the coast of Eastbourne
votes: 14
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 4, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: English Channel United Kingdom
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Rainbow Trout in Capernwray Lake, N England
votes: 10
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 27, 2011
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: United Kingdom
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Alien (an inverted close up image of a Cardinal Fish).
votes: 14
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 24, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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A Red Sea Blenny looking rather more like an Alien...
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votes: 27
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 24, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Male Anthias mid-water
votes: 16
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date posted posted: Monday, August 1, 2011
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Small Damsel in coral habitat
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votes: 12
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date posted posted: Monday, August 1, 2011
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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A natural light high ISO (not great quality) image, but it captures a rather amusing moment as a Mallard duck checks out a big trout...
votes: 24
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 31, 2011
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: United Kingdom
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Pembrokeshire rock pool
votes: 20
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Starfish detail
votes: 17
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date posted posted: Friday, July 29, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: English Channel United Kingdom
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An image from inside the wreck of the Carnatic; a school of Glassfish
votes: 19
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date posted posted: Friday, July 29, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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School of Jacks off Ascension Island, South Atlantic
votes: 12
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 27, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Atlantic (South) United Kingdom
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Coral outcrop & Glassfish school
votes: 15
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 27, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Porthkerris beach
votes: 12
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A Velvet Swimming Crab...
votes: 13
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 26, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: English Channel United Kingdom
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A Flatworm (unknown species)
votes: 14
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date posted posted: Monday, July 25, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: English Channel United Kingdom
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Cornish coastline near Porthkerris
votes: 14
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Male Anthias
votes: 20
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date posted posted: Friday, July 15, 2011
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Black Durgon off English Bay, Ascension Island

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Editor's Comment
outcome exceeds subject matter
votes: 16
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Lettuce Coral & Anthias
votes: 24
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date posted posted: Monday, July 11, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Natural light image of a snorkeler diving in the South Atlantic off Ascension Island
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votes: 27
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date posted posted: Friday, July 8, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Atlantic (South) United Kingdom
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