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Underwater Photo Contest Entries By Tanya Houppermans

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The Night Watch
A great hammerhead at night near Bimini, Bahamas
By Tanya Houppermans
posted Thursday, February 19, 2015
32 votes

'A Light Embrace' - A lemon shark glides through the late-afternoon sunlight off the coast of Grand Bahama
By Tanya Houppermans
posted Wednesday, March 1, 2017
30 votes

'The Magic Hour' - This image of a Caribbean reef shark was taken just before sunset. With the sun low to the horizon, and the sea calm, the water acts like a prism, separating white light into its individual colors.
By Tanya Houppermans
posted Friday, March 3, 2017
29 votes

'Flyby' - A blacktip shark passes by with a group of remoras trailing along at Aliwal Shoals, South Africa
By Tanya Houppermans
posted Sunday, July 2, 2017
29 votes

'Portrait of a Hammerhead at Sunset' - A great hammerhead shark at dusk at Tiger Beach, Bahamas
By Tanya Houppermans
posted Monday, February 20, 2017
28 votes

'Girl Power' - A beautiful and powerful female tiger shark at Tiger Beach, Bahamas
By Tanya Houppermans
posted Monday, March 13, 2017
28 votes

'Whiskers'- A Steller sea lion comes in for a closer look off the coast of Vancouver Island in British Columbia, Canada.
By Tanya Houppermans
posted Monday, April 11, 2016
26 votes

'Center of the Universe' - A sand tiger shark is surrounded by bait fish inside of the wreck of the Aeolus off the coast of North Carolina
By Tanya Houppermans
posted Tuesday, October 11, 2016
26 votes

'Life In The Big City' - The wreck of the U352 off the coast of North Carolina is reminiscent of a bustling city, with all of the residents busily going about their daily routines
By Tanya Houppermans
posted Monday, October 10, 2016
25 votes

'Lemon Friends' - Two lemon sharks at the surface of the water at Tiger Beach, Bahamas
By Tanya Houppermans
posted Thursday, March 16, 2017
25 votes
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'Raggie' - A male ragged tooth shark (also known as a sand tiger) swims past a coral-encrusted rock wall at the Cathedral dive site at Aliwal Shoals, South Africa
15 Votes
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'Flyby' - A blacktip shark passes by with a group of remoras trailing along at Aliwal Shoals, South Africa
shortlistedShortlisted!
29 Votes
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'Portrait of an Oceanic Blacktip' - Taken at Aliwal Shoals, South Africa
shortlistedShortlisted!
21 Votes
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'Aliwal Aura' - A blacktip shark glides through the light rays piercing the emerald-green waters of Aliwal Shoal, South Africa
shortlistedShortlisted!
25 Votes
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'You've Got A Friend In Me' - Two lemon sharks skim the surface of the water at Tiger Beach, Bahamas.
shortlistedShortlisted!
20 Votes
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'The Twins' - Two tiger sharks swim toward the camera, while a bull shark hovers in the background on the right-hand side
16 Votes
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'Lemon Friends' - Two lemon sharks at the surface of the water at Tiger Beach, Bahamas
shortlistedShortlisted!
25 Votes
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'Girl Power' - A beautiful and powerful female tiger shark at Tiger Beach, Bahamas
shortlistedShortlisted!
28 Votes
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'The Magic Hour' - This image of a Caribbean reef shark was taken just before sunset. With the sun low to the horizon, and the sea calm, the water acts like a prism, separating white light into its individual colors.
shortlistedShortlisted!
29 Votes
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'A Light Embrace' - A lemon shark glides through the late-afternoon sunlight off the coast of Grand Bahama
Runner Up Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!

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30 Votes
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'Portrait of a Hammerhead at Sunset' - A great hammerhead shark at dusk at Tiger Beach, Bahamas
shortlistedShortlisted!
28 Votes
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'Reef Rally' - Lemon sharks and Caribbean reef sharks swarm around a small mound of rock and coral at Tiger Beach, Bahamas
shortlistedShortlisted!
16 Votes
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'Kate and the Hammerhead' - A great hammerhead shark glides under the M/V Kate at Tiger Beach, Bahamas
13 Votes
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'When the Stars and the Sharks Align' - A hammerhead, tiger shark, lemon sharks, and reef sharks at Tiger Beach, Bahamas
14 Votes
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'Summer Break' - Sand tiger sharks spend the summer months aggregating around the shipwrecks off the North Carolina coast as part of their annual migration along the east coast of the U.S.
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21 Votes
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'In Orbit' - Shooting upward at a Caribbean reef squid as it drifts under a cloudy, drizzly sky in the shallow waters of Grand Cayman
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17 Votes
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'Living History' - The mid-section of the U-352, showing the conning tower, lying on the sea floor off the coast of North Carolina. The U-boat is surrounded by thousands of small fish that have made the wreck their home.
shortlistedShortlisted!
13 Votes
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'A Few Thousand of My Closest Friends' - A sand tiger shark is surrounded by bait fish near the conning tower of the U-352 off the coast of North Carolina
shortlistedShortlisted!
15 Votes
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'Just The Two Of Us' - Southern stingrays gliding over the sea floor off the coast of Grand Cayman
12 Votes
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'Ebb and Flow' - A river of bait fish swirl past a sand tiger shark in the wreck of the Aeolus off the coast of North Carolina
Silver Medal Silver Medal 2016

Final RoundThrough to 2016 awards final round judging
11 Votes
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'Following The Leader' - Horse eye jacks swim over the stern of the Kittiwake off the coast of Grand Cayman
10 Votes
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'It's Raining Squid' - Two Caribbean reef squid in the shallow waters of Grand Cayman during a rain storm
shortlistedShortlisted!
8 Votes
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'Rush Hour on the Atlas' - Sand tiger sharks swim though massive schools of bait fish on the wreck of the Atlas off the coast of North Carolina
14 Votes
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'Center of the Universe' - A sand tiger shark is surrounded by bait fish inside of the wreck of the Aeolus off the coast of North Carolina
shortlistedShortlisted!
26 Votes
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'Life In The Big City' - The wreck of the U352 off the coast of North Carolina is reminiscent of a bustling city, with all of the residents busily going about their daily routines
Bronze Medal Bronze Medal 2016

Final RoundThrough to 2016 awards final round judging
25 Votes
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'Suspended' - A diver descends to the wreck of the Kittiwake off the coast of Grand Cayman
shortlistedShortlisted!
24 Votes
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'Into The Woods' - A mutton snapper swims through the coral reefs of Grand Cayman
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24 Votes
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