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Underwater Photo Contest Entries By Paul Colley (10)

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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
47 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
45 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

Red Sea reef at dusk.
By Paul Colley
posted Thursday, November 7, 2013
39 votes
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A Capernwray Brown Trout. 10-17mm lens with twin strobes. Water rather cool at 12 degrees C.
24 Votes
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Schooling Brown & Rainbow Trout. Mainly natural light with a 10-17mm lens, using a hint of foreground flash.
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 8, 2010
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: United Kingdom
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Brown Trout under the jetty at Capernwray
13 Votes
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Rainbow and Brown Trout at Capernwray, a small land-locked lake in the North of England
21 Votes
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Close up of a very patient Bigeye on a Red Sea reef
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 2, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Typically feisty Red Sea Anemonefish taken with 60mm macro lens
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 1, 2010
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Male Anthias swimming above a Red Sea reef
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, May 31, 2010
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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A male Anthias against some background blur to help make the subject stand out a little bit more than it did in the original image.
9 Votes
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Unicornfish on a cleaning station
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 29, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Backtip Grouper
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 22, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
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Bluefin Tuna
11 Votes
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A Golden Trevalley over the wreck of the Kingston
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 19, 2010
date posted category: Macro - swimming
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A male Anthias in mid water above the wreck of the Kingston.
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, May 16, 2010
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Close up of a Grunt on Sunset Reef off Compass Point, Grand Cayman
13 Votes
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A big Bluefin Tuna.
21 Votes
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Caribbean Reef Shark off Grand Cayman
9 Votes
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Blackfoot anenomefish.
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 8, 2010
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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This unicornfish on a cleaning station was displaying an unusual series of rapidly-changing colour configurations.
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 6, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Honeycomb Moray awaiting cleaner wrasse
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 5, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Female Anthias swimming above the Wreck of the Kingston.
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 4, 2010
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Conch eye taken with a 105mm VR lens and +3 diopter.
27 Votes
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Soft coral with edge-only lighting.
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, April 24, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Typically colourful Red Sea soft corals.
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, April 23, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Cardinalfish photographed on the wreck of the Rosalie Muller.
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, April 22, 2010
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Fin of a Paddletail Snapper
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, April 19, 2010
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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The Grouper was just passing through this shot of a coral formation at Fantasy Gardens off Grand Cayman.
10 Votes
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Golden Trevally phographed near the wreck of the Dunraven.
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 7, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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308 Entries Found: Page 10  of  12