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Underwater Photo Contest Entries By Michael Shope

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Jelly Fish in Panama City Florida taken with a Canon 20D 100mm lens and dual strobes.
By Michael Shope
posted Saturday, August 20, 2005
43 votes

looks like a clown fish month.
By Michael Shope
posted Wednesday, May 21, 2008
31 votes

Fins up in the Bahamas - taken with a Canon 20D with dual strobes
By Michael Shope
posted Sunday, August 7, 2005
30 votes

Dive Master and Mr. Big
By Michael Shope
posted Thursday, November 1, 2007
29 votes

Making Friends-My Dive Buddy David watches a green moray on the edge of a wall in Roatan. Sea&Sea Motor Marine II and single sub50 strobe.
By Michael Shope
posted Friday, April 8, 2005
22 votes

I think these little Blennies have as much personality as any fish in the Ocean- Taken in Panama City Beach, Florida with a Canon 20D, 100mm lens and dual strobes
By Michael Shope
posted Thursday, August 18, 2005
22 votes

Thanks to this web site I had this picture publish in Men's Journal. One of the photo editors was looking on this site for pictures of the Hilma Hooker in Bonaire. The saw one of my others and emailed me to see if I had others. Thanks Benny!!!
By Michael Shope
posted Sunday, December 28, 2008
22 votes

Land Iguana hidden in the bushes on one of the islands in the Galapagoos Islands.
By Michael Shope
posted Saturday, May 24, 2008
21 votes

I was very lucky to be the only diver on the boat most days on my trip to Fiji, the dive master Frank was great. He made for an excellent underwater model. I hope this picture does him justice. My thanks to you Frank.
By Michael Shope
posted Tuesday, June 3, 2008
21 votes

How does he keep his teeth so white? Taken with Canon 20D 100mm lens and dual strobes
By Michael Shope
posted Sunday, July 10, 2005
20 votes
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In honor of breast cancer awareness this October my dive ... by Michael Shope
In honor of breast cancer awareness this October my dive buddy rocked a Pink dive mask while diving the Hardee's wreck off the coast of Moorehead City NC.
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The U -352 is one of the many World War II casualties off... by Michael Shope
The U -352 is one of the many World War II casualties off the NC coast.
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Diver on the U -352 wreck off the coast of NC by Michael Shope
Diver on the U -352 wreck off the coast of NC
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Diver swimming through the stern section of the Aeolus wr... by Michael Shope
Diver swimming through the stern section of the Aeolus wreck off the coast of Moorehead City NC
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Everyone loves Boobies......the blue Boobie is one funny ... by Michael Shope
Everyone loves Boobies......the blue Boobie is one funny bird
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eyes watching you by Michael Shope
eyes watching you
11 Votes
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Thanks to this web site I had this picture publish in Men... by Michael Shope
Thanks to this web site I had this picture publish in Men's Journal. One of the photo editors was looking on this site for pictures of the Hilma Hooker in Bonaire. The saw one of my others and emailed me to see if I had others. Thanks Benny!!!

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Editors never choose shot you like! (except me!)
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 28, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Camotes Sea Aruba
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Diver swimming along reef in Fiji by Michael Shope
Diver swimming along reef in Fiji
12 Votes
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Taken on one of the land excursions during a visit to the... by Michael Shope
Taken on one of the land excursions during a visit to the Galapagos Islands
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Clown of the coast of Qamea, Fiji by Michael Shope
Clown of the coast of Qamea, Fiji
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 21, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Fiji
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Beautiful shore line of Qamea, Fiji by Michael Shope
Beautiful shore line of Qamea, Fiji
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snorkler enjoying the clear waters of Fiji by Michael Shope
snorkler enjoying the clear waters of Fiji
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Dive Master in Fiji by Michael Shope
Dive Master in Fiji
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Momma and her baby. by Michael Shope
Momma and her baby.
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Susan snorkeling on Horse Shoe reef. by Michael Shope
Susan snorkeling on Horse Shoe reef.
18 Votes
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My wife snorkeling with clown fish on the Qamea reef in F... by Michael Shope
My wife snorkeling with clown fish on the Qamea reef in Fiji.
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I was very lucky to be the only diver on the boat most da... by Michael Shope
I was very lucky to be the only diver on the boat most days on my trip to Fiji, the dive master Frank was great. He made for an excellent underwater model. I hope this picture does him justice. My thanks to you Frank.
21 Votes
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Land Iguana hidden in the bushes on one of the islands in... by Michael Shope
Land Iguana hidden in the bushes on one of the islands in the Galapagoos Islands.
21 Votes
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looks like a clown fish month. by Michael Shope
looks like a clown fish month.

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I know, clowns are the most overdone subjects but we need to ackowledge them very now and then and hell, they are cute!
31 Votes
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I hope this works as a CFWA if not please move to correct... by Michael Shope
I hope this works as a CFWA if not please move to correct category. This is my beautiful wife snorkeling with a pair of Clown fish on Qamea reef in Fiji. This trip was my first experience taking pictures while snorkeling.
16 Votes
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Hammer Heads of the Galapgos Islands. by Michael Shope
Hammer Heads of the Galapgos Islands.
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 24, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Big Fish, Big Fun!!! by Michael Shope
Big Fish, Big Fun!!!
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 12, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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baby sea lion taking a nap in the Galapagos Islands by Michael Shope
baby sea lion taking a nap in the Galapagos Islands
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Hammer Heads every place you look. The schooling Hammer H... by Michael Shope
Hammer Heads every place you look. The schooling Hammer Heads of the Galapagos Islands were a incredible site to behold. This pic doesn't do it justice. There are 150+ Hammer Head sharks schooling by us. It was GREAT!!!
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 6, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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This is a good example of the size of a whale shark. With... by Michael Shope
This is a good example of the size of a whale shark. With my dive swimming right next to the sharks tail.
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 5, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Dive Master and Mr. Big by Michael Shope
Dive Master and Mr. Big
Gold Medal Gold Medal 2007
Second place Monthly HotShots
Final RoundThrough to 2007 awards final round judging

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Great BGC (big critter shot) Mike
29 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 1, 2007
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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manatee in crystal river by Michael Shope
manatee in crystal river
6 Votes
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