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The Gentle Giant of the Arabian Gulf
By Henrik Gram Rasmussen
posted (last week)
30 votes

Hammertime. Smooth Hammerhead in Cabo San Lucas
By Sean Chinn
posted (This month)
21 votes

gardens of the queen
By Massimo Giorgetta
posted (last week)
21 votes

Whaleshark
By Rudy Janssen
posted (This month)
20 votes

Nurse sharks at night snorkeling
By Taner Atilgan
posted (6 days ago)
20 votes

Bullshark pasing, Playa del Carmen Mexico
By Alejandro Topete
posted (5 days ago)
18 votes

Aloha

Whale Shark - Rhincodon typus

Sail Rock, Thailand
By Stefan Follows
posted (This month)
17 votes


By Susannah H. Snowden-Smith
posted (last week)
17 votes

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Whale Shark - Rhincodon typus

Sail Rock, Thailand
By Stefan Follows
posted (last week)
15 votes

Thresher Shark in Malapasqua, Philippines
By Norm Vexler
posted (last week)
15 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest | Sharks

3146 Entries Found: Page 8  of  117
Shots where sharks are the predominant subject. Sponsored by Stuart Cove's
A shadow from above at Tiger Beach off West End Bahamas. by Steven Anderson
A shadow from above at Tiger Beach off West End Bahamas.
16 Votes
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Great hammerhead
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21 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 21, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Bahamas
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view portfolio more shots by Michael Dornellas
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Raggy tooth shark, taken at the 'Cathedral' South Africa. by Kris Davies
Raggy tooth shark, taken at the 'Cathedral' South Africa.
71 Votes
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Close encounter with an Oceanic Blacktip Shark at Aliwal ... by Kerri Keet
Close encounter with an Oceanic Blacktip Shark at Aliwal Shoal, South Africa
10 Votes
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Too big
Location :Red Sea Daedalus Reef Egypt
Canon 5ds... by Yung Sen Wu
Too big
Location :Red Sea Daedalus Reef Egypt
Canon 5dsr
Canon EF 11-24mm f/4L USM Lens : F9, 1/125, ISO 200
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7 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 21, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Taiwan
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Shark comes to me.
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 20, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Puerto Rico
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view portfolio more shots by Abimael Márquez
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Still my favorite animal the Shark!
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12 Votes
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the beach
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15 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 19, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Bahamas
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Around
Location :Red Sea Daedalus Reef Egypt
Canon 5dsr... by Yung Sen Wu
Around
Location :Red Sea Daedalus Reef Egypt
Canon 5dsr
Canon EF 11-24mm f/4L USM Lens : F10, 1/160, ISO 200
SEA &SEA MDX-5D Mark III ver.2
SEACAM SEAFLASH 150 DIGITAL*2
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19 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 19, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
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Oceanic Blacktip Shark admiring his reflection in my dome by Kerri Keet
Oceanic Blacktip Shark admiring his reflection in my dome
9 Votes
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Shark from Below
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 17, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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view portfolio more shots by Henley Spiers
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A perfect picture highlighting the benign nature of shark... by Kerri Keet
A perfect picture highlighting the benign nature of sharks. The diver wasn't even aware that he wasn't the center of attraction in the shot, until the shark swam in between us.
11 Votes
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Location :Red Sea Daedalus Reef Egypt
Canon 5dsr
Canon ... by Yung Sen Wu
Location :Red Sea Daedalus Reef Egypt
Canon 5dsr
Canon EF 11-24mm f/4L USM Lens : F8, 1/125, ISO 200
SEA &SEA MDX-5D Mark III ver.2
SEACAM SEAFLASH 150 DIGITAL*2
Light & Motion-Sola Photo 1200
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 16, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Taiwan
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Shy sharks glow green under fluorescent photography light... by Kerri Keet
Shy sharks glow green under fluorescent photography lighting. It was really great to watch these green sharks swimming around on the sandy bottom.
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 15, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Behind me
Location :Red Sea Daedalus Reef Egypt
Canon 5... by Yung Sen Wu
Behind me
Location :Red Sea Daedalus Reef Egypt
Canon 5dsr
Canon EF 11-24mm f/4L USM Lens : F8, 1/125, ISO 200
SEA &SEA MDX-5D Mark III ver.2
SEACAM SEAFLASH 150 DIGITAL*2
Light & Motion-Sola Photo 1200
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 15, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Taiwan
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Just a rub on the nose gets a good reaction. Tiger Shark ... by Steven Anderson
Just a rub on the nose gets a good reaction. Tiger Shark love at Tiger Beach - Bahamas
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 14, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Atlantic (North American coastal) Bahamas
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Big Galapagos shark, taken at Wolf island, Galapagos. by Kris Davies
Big Galapagos shark, taken at Wolf island, Galapagos.
74 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 14, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Pacific Ecuador
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Oceanic White Tip Investigates
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, November 11, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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view portfolio more shots by Henley Spiers
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Wide Open

I had the camera on the end of a pole for th... by Chris Perkins
Wide Open
I had the camera on the end of a pole for this one. After many failed attempts and near misses, everything aligned - I got the right shark, the right angle, the right camera depth, and the right timing - and I ended up with this beauty.
Bronze Medal Bronze Medal 2016
Runner Up Monthly HotShots
Final RoundThrough to 2016 awards final round judging

editor's comments

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Amazing capture! Timing is everything...
14 Votes
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'Another Planet' - Otherworldly feel to this pair of nurse sharks.
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 10, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Bahamas
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~ Warp Speed ~ by Geo Cloete
~ Warp Speed ~
6 Votes
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Sometimes they get close enough for a scratch! Tiger Shar... by Steven Anderson
Sometimes they get close enough for a scratch! Tiger Shark at Tiger Beach - Bahamas
13 Votes
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CRISIS
9 Votes
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Beautiful 12ft female tiger shark. Cautious and curious. by Sera-Jace Lee
Beautiful 12ft female tiger shark. Cautious and curious.
13 Votes
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Cloudburst desaturated
Runner Up - worthy of note but not a medal winner - an equal 4th place if you like! Runner Up 2016
Third place Monthly HotShots
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Excellent capture of the shark and perfectly clear water & sky! Great shot.
26 Votes
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wave running with Lemon Sharks at Tiger Beach off West En... by Steven Anderson
wave running with Lemon Sharks at Tiger Beach off West End Bahamas
13 Votes
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Reef Shark, Gardens of the Queen Cuba
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, October 28, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cuba
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