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Underwater Photo Contest Entries By Paul Colley (9)

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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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Close up detail of a Hawkfish taken with a 60mm lens and +2 diopter.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 28, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Bluefin Tuna
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27 Votes
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A school of Roach in an inland lake, North Croatia.
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A split level shot of a swimmer enjoying the coastal waters in the islands to the west of Croatia.
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A small unidentified Goatfish or Mullet seen on a dive off Dubroivnik in Croatia
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date posted posted: Monday, August 30, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Adriatic Sea Croatia
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A Moray seen on my first ever dive in Croatia. Taken with a 17-55mm zoom at the 55mm end.
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date posted posted: Monday, August 30, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Adriatic Sea Croatia
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A natural light shot at very high ISO taken just under the surface inside a cave, looking out to the entrance.
17 Votes
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Split level of a Croatian rocky shore line. Natural light shot using a high ISO and a 10-17mm wide angle lense.
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Close up of a skittish little goby on the sand at Sunset Reef, just off Compass Point, Grand Cayman.
7 Votes
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A dawn shot of a Stingray cruising by our dive boat. Natural light shot using a red 'magic filiter'.
14 Votes
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Bluefin Tuna schooling inside a fish farm off the Island of Malta.
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Bluefin Tuna
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Oriental Sweetlips
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, July 9, 2010
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Coral Hind lurking amongst the corals
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, June 28, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Big Eye hanging out under a Red Sea reef.
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, June 28, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Maldives Manta
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Jack in shallow water
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Hawkfish hiding among fire coral.
23 Votes
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A Lionfish hunting over a Red Sea reef. 60mm AF Macro lens & twin strobes.
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date posted posted: Monday, June 21, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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A shot of a male Anthias taken at night on the wreck of the Thistlegorm. 60mm AF lens with twin strobes.
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date posted posted: Sunday, June 20, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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A Picasso Triggerfish blowing sand from his gills. 60mm macro lens with twin strobes.
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, June 20, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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A Southern Stingray seen on a night dive off Grand Cayman
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A couple of friendly Red Sea dolphins
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, June 19, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Jellyfish off the island og Gozo, near Malta. 10-17mm lens, natural light shot with 'magic' red filter.
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Southern Stingray on the Grand Cayman sandbar. An early morning shot with a 10-17mm lens and natural light using a 'Magic' red filter.
28 Votes
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Schooling Tuna. 10-17mm wide angle lens with twin strobes.
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Brown & Rainbow Trout
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