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Underwater Photo Contest Entries By Paul Colley (6)

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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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Red Sea Grouper
30 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, December 12, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Black Durgon soup
16 Votes
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Anchor, Grouper & Blue Tang on the China wreck, Ascension Island
9 Votes
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Broadband Moray
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29 Votes
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Close up of a Black Durgon Triggerfish eye
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37 Votes
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Ascension Island Black Durgon. This Trigger Fish looks almost jet black at a distance, but close up is a riot of colour.
40 Votes
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Ascension Island Fang Tooth Moray
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Crescent Tail Bigeye
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red and black always catch the eye
29 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 11, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Tompot Blenny photographed while searching for the wreck of a WWII fighter aircraft off the coast of Eastbourne
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Rainbow Trout in Capernwray Lake, N England
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 27, 2011
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: United Kingdom
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Alien (an inverted close up image of a Cardinal Fish).
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 24, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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A Red Sea Blenny looking rather more like an Alien...
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27 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 24, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
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Male Anthias mid-water
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, August 1, 2011
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Small Damsel in coral habitat
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12 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, August 1, 2011
date posted category: Macro - swimming
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A natural light high ISO (not great quality) image, but it captures a rather amusing moment as a Mallard duck checks out a big trout...
24 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 31, 2011
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: United Kingdom
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Pembrokeshire rock pool
20 Votes
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Starfish detail
17 Votes
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An image from inside the wreck of the Carnatic; a school of Glassfish
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, July 29, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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School of Jacks off Ascension Island, South Atlantic
12 Votes
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Coral outcrop & Glassfish school
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 27, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Porthkerris beach
12 Votes
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A Velvet Swimming Crab...
13 Votes
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A Flatworm (unknown species)
14 Votes
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Cornish coastline near Porthkerris
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Male Anthias
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, July 15, 2011
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Black Durgon off English Bay, Ascension Island

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outcome exceeds subject matter
16 Votes
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Lettuce Coral & Anthias
24 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 11, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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