Fiona Ayerst Profile

Fiona Ayerst

I am from South Africa
Member since: Wednesday, May 4, 2005
I currently use a Nikon D800 and a nauticam housing. I have been an U/W photographer for 14 years and turned pro in 2006.
I will dive and take photos ANYWHERE and in anything. there is always something to take a great photo of!I teach UW photo and video in South Africa
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My Portfolio

  small blue shark sniffing around my camera. yum camera
  scuba diving large Bull sharks get adrenalin going
  baby mako caught snapplingly unhappy am happy say he was released relatively unscathed.... unhappy- unscathed
  very small blue shark trawling ocean looking food becomes inquisitive when he sees photographer water comes look water-
  swimming cage great whites water faint hearted but what thrill honor be able do
  small blue shark its constant companion pilot fish look my lens. Almost cartoon like. Taken off Cape Point 2007 fish- lens like

My Contest Stats

I have 119 entries in the photo contest
Latest Entries...
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entered Thursday, January 22, 2009
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entered Friday, January 16, 2009
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entered Friday, December 5, 2008

CategoryNumber of EntriesTotal votesAverage votes
Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)36923
Macro - not swimming1118817
Macro - swimming12121
Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)47619
Topside (above water but marine related)812315
Wide Angle - Divers35719
Wide Angle - Marine Life5798717
Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)2853018
Wide Angle - Wrecks22713
totals 119213917
Seas I have divedNumber of EntriesTotal votesAverage votes
Atlantic (African coastal)512424
Atlantic (North American coastal)12525
Indian Ocean67113216
Red Sea1831417
totals 119213917
Countries I have visitedNumber of EntriesTotal votesAverage votes
Saint Helena12323
Solomon islands34515
South Africa68118217
United States27939
totals 119213917

My Forum Posts

I have 158 forum posts

Recent Forum posts...
Image: Frog with spawn, in the bac...
Posted: Monday, March 10, 2008
Image: Moray and cleaner shrimp, T...
Posted: Monday, March 10, 2008
Image: Surfer gets Barreled in a G...
Posted: Saturday, March 8, 2008

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