Introducing my Fabulous Fishy Friends in Cozumel

As diving goes, Cozumel always ranks near the top. My fishy friends are always around. With crystal, warm waters, incredible mountains of coral, and shoals of beautiful fish, it is easy to understand why. Enjoy these fishy encounters!

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Caribbean Spiny Lobster

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Meet the Sharp Nose Pufferfish who perhaps growns to an inch and a half? The markings are gorgeous, aren’t they?

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A Gray Angel

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The Queen Angelfish hiding

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See this Dog Snapper protecting the baby nurse shark? I don’t know if it was really protecting it, but let’s just say it did not want me to get any closer!

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I finally got around the Dog Snapper!

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Hello Dog Snapper! He or she was actually a very big and beautiful fish.

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The beautiful Rainbow Parrotfish. They can grow up to four feet in length! I’ve never seen one that big…this one was probably 2 1/2 feet.

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A bubble catcher! This gray Angel stayed so close to my bubbles I could hardly snap a photo!

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Gorgeous, shy Honeycomb Cowfish

Squat Anemone shrimp. SOOO tiny!

Squat Anemone shrimp. SOOO tiny! Not even an inch.

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I am an avid scuba diver, underwater photographer, amateur historian; interested in all people and cultures. For me, the unexpected is usually the norm! My motto? I am an Empty Nester who likes to Renew, Revamp, and Reinvent Life!
Contact me at travelswithtam@gmail.com

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  1. Roz Warren says:

    Loved the fish photos. Totally Tweeting this.

  2. I’m loving the video! Keep that up, for I enjoy sitting with a cup of joe in hand and watching such beauty that lies under the waterline. My fav shot of the week—The Sharp Nose Pufferfish!

    Juetta

  3. Lynne says:

    Great photos!!! Thanks so much for sharing these.

  4. Beautiful photos! I feel like I’ve been on a much needed mini-vacation.

  5. Amazing photos! That must have been a magical experience. Thank you for sharing!

  6. It never ceases to amaze me how we have another, beautiful world under the sea.

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