15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Diving through fire

An unusual dive at Cenote Carwash, Tulum, Mexico. Due to heavy rains and runoff from the surrounding jungle the water in Cenote Carwash can occasionally turn and intense red. Diving in these conditions is a surreal experience - like diving on Mars!

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2017
Date Uploaded: 11.2017
Photo Location: Tulum, Mexico
Camera: E-M1MarkII
Copyright: © Tom St George