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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From South Africa

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Oceanic Blacktip, taken at Aliwal shoal. Extreme close-up, coming from the darkness!
By Kris Davies
posted Thursday, October 13, 2016
160 votes

Raggy tooth shark, taken at the 'Cathedral' South Africa.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, November 21, 2016
147 votes

Oceanic Black-tip piercing through a bubble stream of a diver below. Taken at Aliwal shoal.
By Kris Davies
posted Wednesday, March 8, 2017
130 votes

Lots of Oceanic Blacktips taken at Aliwal Shoal, South Africa.
By Kris Davies
posted Wednesday, April 26, 2017
106 votes

This shot was taken during this years annual sardine migration. I had removed my strobes due to the backscatter and forgot to add weight, i was sat on the surface whilst my friends were seeing an awesome ball below, i was lucky to nail this shot.
By Paul Cowell
posted Monday, August 9, 2010
96 votes

Female Tiger Shark,natural light, what an awesome animal!
By Roger Horrocks
posted Monday, March 6, 2006
79 votes

Amazing dolphin pod action in this years sardine run.
By Paul Cowell
posted Tuesday, August 10, 2010
76 votes

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Nikon F-100 with 60mm macro lens
By Geoff Spiby
posted Thursday, June 11, 2009
72 votes

free diver and cameraman at about 15 m's with a beauty of a tiger shark at Umkomaas South Africa. Taken with a Nikonos V and a 15 mm lens
By Fiona Ayerst
posted Monday, March 27, 2006
67 votes

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By Allen Walker
posted Tuesday, September 9, 2008
62 votes
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Spotlight - A coral nudibranch with snooted Inon Z240 and... by Kate Jonker
Spotlight - A coral nudibranch with snooted Inon Z240 and blue snoot torch
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Oceanic Blacktip shark cruising on Aliwal Shoal
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Study of a basket star. We were blessed with so many subjects on Hakskeen today, but this one stood out the best.
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Octopussy
We found this small octopus at a depth of 28 metres while diving yesterday on the Astor Wreck. A chilly 10 degrees Celsius
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Goby peeping out of its sponge home at a depth of 30 m
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Ghost Rider
A ghost nudibranch is taking a free ride on West Coast Lobster. Ghost nudibranchs are unique to South African waters of the Cape Peninsula
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Marooned
Baby seal far away from its colony. Most likely to rest before returning to the sea.
8 Votes
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Wiggle Dancer
The continuous movement of a twobar clownfish in a sea anemone increases the seawater circulation and hence increases its growth and supply of nutrients to its host.
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Counting someone else's eggs.
Black nudibranch inspecting a snail's eggs
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Colorful Klipvis in its red Palmate fan hideout
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The building blocks of a coral reef
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Striped anemone shooting out white sticky defensive threads
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Striped anemone shooting out white sticky defensive threads
Hotlips
Hotlips is one of the two spider crabs unique to South African waters. It derived its name from red markings arounnd its mouth
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Hotlips
Hotlips spider crab is unique to South African waters It derives its name from the red markings around its mouth
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Basket star on a sea fan. I love the contrast colors
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Brittle stars interwoven with cold water coral, forming a display of color and texture
9 Votes
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The orange-red spiral of a red tube worm
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The cape Rock Crab is ever present at dive sites
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The different colors and texture of a polished abalone
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The Armor of a Cape Sea Urchin
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The hide away
Cape rock crab in coldvwater noble coral. Unique to the Cape Peninsula
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This gentle giant cruised past me on The Sardine Run 2018. Such enormous power in the tail. Awe inspiring smile
15 Votes
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Oceanic Blacktip shark cuts through the water against a stormy sky.
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A humpback whale tail slapping on the Sardine Run 2018
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Free diver in the deep blue water 30 km off the Cape Peninsula
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The ever changing colors of a cuttlefish due to their chromophobes
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