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Underwater Photo Contest | Sharks (9)

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Entries to the annual contest close 31st December 2017

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Clear water and happy reef systems promote healthy sharks such as this Tiger Shark. She swims with an entourage of Cobia across the sands of Tiger Beach.
By Steven Anderson
posted (Last month)
12 votes

The remarkable relationship between the fishermen and whale sharks in remote west papua
By Tracey Jennings
posted (3 days ago)
11 votes

Blue shark
By Pieter Firlefyn
posted (Last month)
10 votes


By Allen Walker
posted (last week)
9 votes

I.am.Oceanic.
By Wijnand Plekker
posted (6 days ago)
9 votes

feeding time
By Taner Atilgan
posted (4 days ago)
8 votes

Grey reef shark
By Raffaele Livornese
posted (last week)
7 votes

Oceanic Whitetip with company
By Wijnand Plekker
posted (2 days ago)
6 votes

An unforgettable encounter with my friend Olivier on the Passe Boueni by about 40 meters deep. A shoal of about sixty halicorne hammerhead sharks swim over our heads !!!
By Barathieu Gabriel
posted (2 days ago)
6 votes

Hammer Time
Taken on a dive trip at Bimini with a great bunch of friends. Just love to shoot the Great hammerheads.. 
Olympus E-M1 / 13 mm / 1/200 / f14 / iso 320
By Brian Burnett
posted Yesterday
4 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest | Sharks

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Shots where sharks are the predominant subject. Sponsored by Stuart Cove's
Brownbanded bamboo shark by Andreas Zenker
Brownbanded bamboo shark
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, March 4, 2017
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: South China Sea Malaysia
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Bullshark in the sand, Playa del Carmen México
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'The Magic Hour' - This image of a Caribbean reef shark was taken just before sunset. With the sun low to the horizon, and the sea calm, the water acts like a prism, separating white light into its individual colors.
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29 Votes
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Great White Shark Passing By
19 Votes
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Oh, scratch my belly, please! by Fabio Ludmer
Oh, scratch my belly, please!
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, March 3, 2017
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Bahamas
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Shark
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approaching Tiger shark by Mike Kaluza
approaching Tiger shark
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date posted posted: Thursday, March 2, 2017
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Bahamas
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'A Light Embrace' - A lemon shark glides through the late-afternoon sunlight off the coast of Grand Bahama
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Just a perfect shark shot
33 Votes
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While diving with Great White Sharks
12 Votes
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Wait - what is that over there?
She almost was rolling her eyes, I have no idea what she saw,
11 Votes
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A bright sunny day at Tiger Beach Bahamas and the Lemon S... by Steven Anderson
A bright sunny day at Tiger Beach Bahamas and the Lemon Sharks are happy and smiling.
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 25, 2017
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Bahamas
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Lemon shark coming in
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Big Daddy of the Reef
22 Votes
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'Portrait of a Hammerhead at Sunset' - A great hammerhead shark at dusk at Tiger Beach, Bahamas
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28 Votes
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Shark and Feeder, Playa del carmen México
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 19, 2017
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Little eye - Nurse shark at a night dive
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 18, 2017
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Celebes Sea Malaysia
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Beautiful Tiger Shark with a rope scar on the base of her tail
14 Votes
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Dappled sunlight by Peet J Van Eeden
Dappled sunlight
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 16, 2017
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: South Africa
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Just such a beautiful animal
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Photo taken Madivaru Corner, Rasdhoo Atoll, Maldives
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 15, 2017
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Maldives
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One big bite at Tiger Beach .... Lemon Shark fun! by Steven Anderson
One big bite at Tiger Beach .... Lemon Shark fun!
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 14, 2017
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Bahamas
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Jaws with Octavio, Playa del Carmen México
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, February 13, 2017
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Large Lemon shark on the evening dive, the remoras were really huge too!
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15 Votes
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Blacktip Shark on Aliwal Shoal with remoras
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~ Energy ~
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Marylin Bullshark, Playa del Carmen México
24 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, February 10, 2017
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Mexico
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Reef shark going over me with the sun ball right behind it.
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