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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From South Africa (8)

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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

clinid
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

Free
By Allen Walker
posted Tuesday, September 9, 2008
62 votes

Black Tip shark, pictured at Aliwal shoal, whilst on a tiger shark dive
By Paul Cowell
posted Saturday, August 14, 2010
62 votes

Whooohooo!
By Allen Walker
posted Tuesday, March 22, 2011
62 votes

A Perfect Sunset
By Allen Walker
posted Wednesday, January 29, 2014
58 votes

ready for a teeth job
By Dray Van Beeck
posted Wednesday, February 18, 2009
57 votes
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Black Tip Shark, Nikon d7000 by John Miller
Black Tip Shark, Nikon d7000
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 8, 2013
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Nudibranch on the SAS PMB wreck
Simonstown S.A by Leon Van Zijl
Nudibranch on the SAS PMB wreck
Simonstown S.A
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 8, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Catching arms of a Basket Star collecting food particles by Peet J Van Eeden
Catching arms of a Basket Star collecting food particles
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20 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 6, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Shark week. Stop finning. 

 by Dray Van Beeck
Shark week. Stop finning.
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, August 5, 2013
date posted category: Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)
date posted location: Mozambique Channel South Africa
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Caught in the act, Nudibranch laying eggs. by Leon Van Zijl
Caught in the act, Nudibranch laying eggs.
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 3, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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black tip after lunch by Daniel Flormann
black tip after lunch
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 1, 2013
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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"Hot lips". Hotlips spider crab is  one of only 2 types o... by Peet J Van Eeden
"Hot lips". Hotlips spider crab is one of only 2 types of spider crabs in the Cape Peninsula and False bay area of South Africa. The name derives from the red markings around its mouth
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 1, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Here is looking at you. by Bernard Groenewald
Here is looking at you.
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 30, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Battled-scared cuttlefish fighting over females. Beaked mouths ready to tear at flesh.
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30 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 29, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Felt lucky to spot these harlequins. Then, even luckier when reviewing the pix - at the time I never noticed that she was feeding.
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 29, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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cauliflower-jellyfish on its own by John Miller
cauliflower-jellyfish on its own
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Tiger cowrie feeling hungry.
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 23, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Abstract of an usually colourful candy-stripe anemone.
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 22, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Aliwal Shoal, South Africa by Leon Van Zijl
Aliwal Shoal, South Africa
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 22, 2013
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Tomato cod at a cleaning station.
25 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 21, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Taxi rank. Nanofolk waiting for a free ride on a frilled ... by Peet J Van Eeden
Taxi rank. Nanofolk waiting for a free ride on a frilled nudibranch
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 18, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Stonefish - A very good reason not to go touching the ree... by Leon Van Zijl
Stonefish - A very good reason not to go touching the reef...
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Orange-spine unicorn. Battled to get close to it. Had to hide in a crevice.
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 18, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Taken on the Produce wreck, Aliwal Shoal S.A by Leon Van Zijl
Taken on the Produce wreck, Aliwal Shoal S.A
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 17, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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No time for Spanish dancing now. Need to fill up with some energy-giving sponge.
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 16, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Mozambique Channel South Africa
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An octopus making itself look super scary to frighten me.
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 16, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Honeycomb Eel at castle in Aliwal Shoal S.A by Leon Van Zijl
Honeycomb Eel at castle in Aliwal Shoal S.A
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 11, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Tiger on sand by Daniel Flormann
Tiger on sand
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, July 5, 2013
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Nudibranch start to put the gills out by Daniel Flormann
Nudibranch start to put the gills out
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 3, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Tomato cod in the queue at a cleaning station.
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 19, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Male sea goldie darts upwards to impress the girls.
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 19, 2013
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Such beautifull colours in Simonstown S.A by Leon Van Zijl
Such beautifull colours in Simonstown S.A
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 18, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
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