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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Cayman islands (9)

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Entries to the annual contest close 31st December 2017

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“Swarm”
Silversides look like a swarm of bees as they race into a swim-through.
By Susannah H. Snowden-Smith
posted (last week)
9 votes


By Susannah H. Snowden-Smith
posted (6 days ago)
9 votes

This tiny shrimp was clinging tightly to the end of a purple-tipped anemone during a strong current.
By Glenn Ostle
posted (4 days ago)
9 votes

Sunset at the Sandbar, the calm returns!
By Ellen Cuylaerts
posted (2 days ago)
9 votes

Purple Crowned Sea Goddesses
By Lindsey Mobley
posted (Last month)
8 votes

Cruising
By Alison Ranheim
posted (last week)
5 votes


By Susannah H. Snowden-Smith
posted (last week)
4 votes

French Angel giving me the eye.....
By Lowrey Holthaus
posted (2 days ago)
2 votes

“Ghost Ship” - The ex-USS Kittiwake appears as if from a ghostly fog.  I also call this
By Susannah H. Snowden-Smith
posted 00:28 CST Today (15 hours ago)
2 votes

Snorkeling on Sunset Reef on the East Side of Grand Cayman while ice and snow covered the ground back home in Atlanta, Georgia.
By Mark Hackett
posted 13:09 CST Today (2 hours ago)
1 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Cayman islands

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"Starfish And Water Droplet"
Starfish over-under photograph. Look closely: a drop of water is frozen as it bounces off the surface of the water!
No Photoshop.
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15 Votes
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"Levels"
The Kittiwake, a playground for divers and fish... by Chase Darnell
"Levels"
The Kittiwake, a playground for divers and fish alike.
7 Votes
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Dive In - a brightly clad diver takes a giant stride in to join fellow photographers in Little Cayman.
3 Votes
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"Morning Commute"
Diving the Kittiwake first thing in th... by Chase Darnell
"Morning Commute"
Diving the Kittiwake first thing in the morning is always a treat. Beat the crowds, the Jacks are cruising and the light is beautiful.
11 Votes
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Gaudy clown crab on top of a vase sponge
9 Votes
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We were in a photo class in the midst of a tropical depression and unable to dive the Bloody Bay Wall in Little Cayman - so we shot macro on the south side. Was lucky neough to find this solitary hydroid on the end of a coral!
14 Votes
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"Turtle In The Sunlight"
Rays of late-day sun illuminate a resting green sea turtle.
17 Votes
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"Sparkling Breaths"
A Green Turtle surfaces for a breath... by Chase Darnell
"Sparkling Breaths"
A Green Turtle surfaces for a breather in the early morning light.
6 Votes
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"Skybill Silhouette"
I have been trying to have a day a ... by Chase Darnell
"Skybill Silhouette"
I have been trying to have a day a week were a shoot "Bare Neccesities" this of course is just a fancy phrase for natural light, but it has been awesome to free up the mind with flash settings once in awhile and focus on comp...
5 Votes
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"Squid In High Key"
I spent about 1 1/2 hrs with some playful squid on a shallow shore dive. I pointed my camera straight up under the squid against the sky & intentionally overexposed the sun to blow out the sky & leave just the squid as subject.
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 31, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Follow the Leader"
Nothing like a game of tag with some... by Chase Darnell
"Follow the Leader"
Nothing like a game of tag with some friendly Spotted Eagle Rays.
13 Votes
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"Pretty Shell"
A beautiful Green Sea Turtle cruises the ... by Chase Darnell
"Pretty Shell"
A beautiful Green Sea Turtle cruises the turtle grass fields just off of Spotts Beach, Grand Cayman.
16 Votes
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"Spinning Sponges"
The sponge in the foreground is illuminated by my strobes, while the ones in the background spin! No Photoshop.
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 27, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Sandy and the Jacks"
Large Southern Stingray along the ... by Chase Darnell
"Sandy and the Jacks"
Large Southern Stingray along the sandy bottom of Stingray City dive site accompanied by some fish back up.
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13 Votes
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"Christmas Texture"
Christmas tree worms in a beautiful shade of orange, contrasting nicely against charcoal-colored coral! Texture achieved by shooting with a single strobe.
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 22, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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'It's Raining Squid' - Two Caribbean reef squid in the shallow waters of Grand Cayman during a rain storm
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8 Votes
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"Take a Breath"
A Hawksbill Turtle starts a breath up to... by Chase Darnell
"Take a Breath"
A Hawksbill Turtle starts a breath up to prepare for the next dive.
9 Votes
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"Going Down"
A Hawksbill Turtle decends towards the reef. by Chase Darnell
"Going Down"
A Hawksbill Turtle decends towards the reef.
5 Votes
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"Wrap Around"
4 Votes
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"In the shadows"
8 Votes
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"Porthole Frame"
A diver is framed through a porthole on the bridge of the USS-Kittiwake. The room this photo was taken in is painted, its bright colors coming out with my twin strobes.
14 Votes
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"Glowing Skeleton"
A skeleton shrimp photographed with my Nightsea fluorescence kit, causing it to glow!
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 13, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
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"Framed"
9 Votes
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"The Furnace"
Deep in the decks of the Kittiwake I found... by Chase Darnell
"The Furnace"
Deep in the decks of the Kittiwake I found this object that I thought to be a stove. To create this glow, I detached my focus light and gently placed it inside.
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17 Votes
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I found this starfish climbing over mangrove tree roots. Once it got near the surface of the water, I was able to frame the photograph I wanted: both the over-under view, as well as the reflection of the starfish on the surface of the water.
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19 Votes
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"Full Extension"
A large Hawksbill Turtle extends his fi... by Chase Darnell
"Full Extension"
A large Hawksbill Turtle extends his fins way out to create as much momentum for his dive as possible.
14 Votes
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"Starfish Through The Lens"
A starfish is seen both in front, and through, my Sea&Sea dome port. I took this photo as I framed a shot.
9 Votes
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