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Underwater Photo Contest Entries By Ellen Cuylaerts (7)

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Gulf signal blenny in an tube wormhole, cosy!
By Ellen Cuylaerts
posted Monday, September 30, 2013
72 votes

Tarpon entering grotto at dawn

During daytime silversides hide in caverns, swim-throughs, grottos and wrecks. As dawn settles the predators follow them.
By Ellen Cuylaerts
posted Monday, July 1, 2013
59 votes

MANTA MAGIC
By Ellen Cuylaerts
posted Wednesday, April 23, 2014
59 votes

Freediver meets Eagle Ray
By Ellen Cuylaerts
posted Sunday, December 15, 2013
58 votes

APOCALYPSE
By Ellen Cuylaerts
posted Tuesday, September 23, 2014
56 votes

On precious planet Earth, change is needed. Sometimes people are driven by fear or greed and that causes damage to the balance. One victim is the species sharks, the cruel act of finning decimated numbers by 70%, they deserve respect & protection.
By Ellen Cuylaerts
posted Tuesday, November 26, 2013
55 votes

Manatee in the springs to keep warm
By Ellen Cuylaerts
posted Monday, January 6, 2014
53 votes


By Ellen Cuylaerts
posted Thursday, July 10, 2014
52 votes

Out in the blue
By Ellen Cuylaerts
posted Saturday, February 22, 2014
51 votes

The girl in the picture is my firstborn and she saw the light:-) more than 14 years ago under water...I guess this makes this image predestined!
Shot with Olympus EPL-2, Panasonic 8mm, 1/320 f6.3 Iso 200, magic filter.
By Ellen Cuylaerts
posted Sunday, April 15, 2012
50 votes
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Tiger shark with shadow feeding little jacks
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 11, 2013
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Bahamas
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Whaleshark in Isla Mujeres, seemed to be carried by rays of light
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Curves
Whaleshark positioning itself for vertical feeding behavior (botella)
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'Hanging on'
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Favorite sight
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Manta up & close
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Portrait of a manatee
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Jacks swimming through a school of silversides. Photographed with a remote strobe backlighting the fish.
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Fata Morgana
Would have loved to capture a manta breach but this ons was swimming 'belly-up' at to surface, which allowed me to rotate the image and create the illusion of a manta flight.
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Gulf Signal blenny showing some 'teeth'
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Beautiful Blenny shot.
35 Votes
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The eye of the tiger
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Upside down
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Manta train
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On precious planet Earth, change is needed. Sometimes people are driven by fear or greed and that causes damage to the balance. One victim is the species sharks, the cruel act of finning decimated numbers by 70%, they deserve respect & protection.
Runner Up - worthy of note but not a medal winner - an equal 4th place if you like! Runner Up 2013

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'Smile, you're on camera!'
I don't want to anthropomorphize animals but these lemons shark seemed to grin at me and gossip about my camera!;-)
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Caribbean reef shark at Tiger Town!
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 20, 2013
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Bahamas
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Tiger at surface
31 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 19, 2013
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Bahamas
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Meeting Tiger sharks after some stormy days!
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Poser
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Ain't I pretty?
Sea lion posing
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Memory of Sea of Cortez, unspoiled landscapes. Picture was taken after an unsuccessful expedition for whale sharks. After hours of staring at the water, not giving up, we were rewarded by spectacular views while the sun set.
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Giant jawfish in the sea of Cortez. They are really large, triple in size of my homebase Cayman.
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Bad weather can be challenging getting half/half, but dramatic skies are a plus!
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Peace
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 24, 2013
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Bahamas
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Sandbar at dawn after a good summer rain
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'Cloudy with a chance of...ink'
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Guitar ray/fish feeding 'Bon appétit'
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