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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

'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 (This month)
29 votes

'Portrait of a Hammerhead at Sunset' - A great hammerhead shark at dusk at Tiger Beach, Bahamas
By Tanya Houppermans
posted (Last month)
28 votes

'A Light Embrace' - A lemon shark glides through the late-afternoon sunlight off the coast of Grand Bahama
By Tanya Houppermans
posted (This month)
28 votes

'Girl Power' - A beautiful and powerful female tiger shark at Tiger Beach, Bahamas
By Tanya Houppermans
posted (This month)
27 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

'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

Piercing the Sun
A sand tiger shark swims above the wreck of the Caribsea off the coast of North Carolina.
By Tanya Houppermans
posted Sunday, August 2, 2015
24 votes

Surfacing
A manatee takes a break from napping to surface for a breath in Crystal River, Florida.
By Tanya Houppermans
posted Saturday, October 31, 2015
24 votes

Three's Company
A lemon shark, tiger shark, and Caribbean reef shark at Tiger Beach, Bahamas.
By Tanya Houppermans
posted Sunday, January 24, 2016
24 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries By Tanya Houppermans

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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
14 Votes
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'Lemon Friends' - Two lemon sharks at the surface of the water at Tiger Beach, Bahamas
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23 Votes
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'Girl Power' - A beautiful and powerful female tiger shark at Tiger Beach, Bahamas
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27 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.
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29 Votes
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'A Light Embrace' - A lemon shark glides through the late-afternoon sunlight off the coast of Grand Bahama
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28 Votes
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'Portrait of a Hammerhead at Sunset' - A great hammerhead shark at dusk at Tiger Beach, Bahamas
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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
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15 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
12 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.
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12 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
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14 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

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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
9 Votes
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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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'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
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24 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
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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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'Light Ray' - A southern stingray of Grand Cayman
17 Votes
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'Radiance' - A black background was created in post-processing to showcase the brilliant colors of this Caribbean reef squid.
18 Votes
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'Two If By Caribsea'- Two sand tiger sharks swim inside the wreck of the Caribsea off the coast of North Carolina
14 Votes
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'Refuge' - The U352 off the coast of North Carolina is home to thousands of fish that congregate around the wreck
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9 Votes
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'In The Storm' - Not rain, but fish! Thousands of tiny bait fish appear to rain down on this sand tiger as she swims over the wreck of the Caribsea off the coast of North Carolina.
9 Votes
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162 Entries Found: Page 1  of  6