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Underwater Photo Contest Entries By Lorenzo Mittiga

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Overunder shot. A green Iguana takes a breath after an underwater incursion in a semi-submerged cave on the island of Bonaire, Dutch Caribbean. Green Iguanas are everywhere on the island, they are part of every house's garden and...pools...
By Lorenzo Mittiga
posted Wednesday, December 21, 2016
24 votes

Overunder shot. Diver on a white sandy ocean floor.
By Lorenzo Mittiga
posted Thursday, December 22, 2016
21 votes

Overunder image. A great Barracuda entered the frame while I was taking this overunder shot in Bonaire.
By Lorenzo Mittiga
posted Saturday, December 24, 2016
13 votes

Overunder shot. A brown Caribbean Pelican is resting on its baits after a few strikes. Just once a year happens that a big ball of scads get close to the shores of Bonaire attracting many predators.
By Lorenzo Mittiga
posted Tuesday, December 20, 2016
10 votes

Green Turtle. It is very common to get close to sea turtles at the Salt Pier in Bonaire. At the end of almost each dive I can photograph a turtle, but lately are not seen very often and the sea bottom looks like a desert...something is changing?
By Lorenzo Mittiga
posted Friday, December 30, 2016
10 votes

Water ceiling. Facing a breaking  Caribbean wave at sunset. For this shot I used a nikon d800 in an Aquatech Elite pro sport housing with a pistol grip, dedicated for surf photography.
By Lorenzo Mittiga
posted Monday, December 26, 2016
9 votes

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Green Turtle. It is very common to get close to sea turtl... by Lorenzo Mittiga
Green Turtle. It is very common to get close to sea turtles at the Salt Pier in Bonaire. At the end of almost each dive I can photograph a turtle, but lately are not seen very often and the sea bottom looks like a desert...something is changing?
10 Votes
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Water ceiling. Facing a breaking  Caribbean wave at sunse... by Lorenzo Mittiga
Water ceiling. Facing a breaking Caribbean wave at sunset. For this shot I used a nikon d800 in an Aquatech Elite pro sport housing with a pistol grip, dedicated for surf photography.
9 Votes
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Overunder image. A great Barracuda entered the frame whil... by Lorenzo Mittiga
Overunder image. A great Barracuda entered the frame while I was taking this overunder shot in Bonaire.
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13 Votes
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Overunder shot. Diver on a white sandy ocean floor. by Lorenzo Mittiga
Overunder shot. Diver on a white sandy ocean floor.
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21 Votes
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Overunder shot. A green Iguana takes a breath after an un... by Lorenzo Mittiga
Overunder shot. A green Iguana takes a breath after an underwater incursion in a semi-submerged cave on the island of Bonaire, Dutch Caribbean. Green Iguanas are everywhere on the island, they are part of every house's garden and...pools...
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Wonderful over/under shot of an unusual creature. Great job with the lighting and colors above and below the surface
24 Votes
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Overunder shot. A brown Caribbean Pelican is resting on i... by Lorenzo Mittiga
Overunder shot. A brown Caribbean Pelican is resting on its baits after a few strikes. Just once a year happens that a big ball of scads get close to the shores of Bonaire attracting many predators.
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10 Votes
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